Eat Local, Grow Local, Support Local

myFood_app_screenmyFood Northern Rivers is a free app available here, for local foodies to discover, enjoy and share their food experiences. Our Northern Rivers region boasts an incredible amount of fantastic local food producers, from cheese to nuts, rice to coffee, salami to marinades. For restaurants, markets and events stay up to date with the app and be a part of the abundance our region provides.


Mark Your Diary – The 2013 Sample Food Festival Is Locked In


I am working on this year’s festival (Saturday 7 September, 8am-4pm, Bangalow Showground) so of course I wanted to tell you to mark your diary and LIKE the Facebook page, where you can keep up to date with Festival news and importantly hear first when the program and tasting menu is published! Yum! Fun for the whole family. Bookings are open for the Stone & Wood Seafood Lunch feast on Friday 6 September ($65pp inc beer), and a cheese making and yoghurt workshop on Festival day ($45pp, taste and take home) – places limited for both these events. Get onto it! New Sample Mag out too – check your newsagent.

2013 Sample Food Festival Info

Magella Rose Giftwrapping Workshop

From their newsletter, a blatant “cut and paste” I know, but this is the info you need to know: gift_wrapping_2image from Magella Rose newsletter

There are only a few vacancies left for the Magella Rose Giftwrapping Workshop being held on Thursday 13th June 6-8pm. Bookings are essential and the cost is $25 including a take home gift wrapping pack. Emma has some exciting new gift wrapping ideas to share with you.

Book in store, or via Facebook or good old fashioned phone is always nice for a change, 6622 8053.