Enjoy a feast of food, flavour and fun in Central Geelong.
Indulge your senses at Tastes of Central Geelong – it’s a 24 day festival of food, flavours and fun. Held throughout Central Geelong, you can sample gourmet food and drink, learn tricks of the trade from local chefs, wine, dine and participate in food themed events. With hundreds of activities on offer, it doesn’t matter if you’re a seasoned foodie or a new found food lover, whether you’re young or young at heart, there’s something for everyone at Tastes of Central Geelong.
Activities this year include:
Self-Guided Food and Coffee Tours - set your own pace and taste the best of Central Geelong.
The High Tea Party – a collection of fancy high teas and cool, casual themed afternoon teas including an afternoon tea with Justine Schofield and a Mummy to Be High Tea.
A variety of kids activities including cooking classes, A Kids Afternoon Tea and a Teddy Bear’s Picnic.
The Central Geelong Bake Off - enter your best dessert with a series of fantastic gifts and prizes up for grabs.
Eat Street Party –Lt Malop Street the road will be closed to make way for an all-ages celebration of food with live music and entertainment.
What’s For Dinner – a series of wine dinners and theme nights.
Al Desko Dining – relive the childhood joy of lunch orders from a variety of fantastic restaurants and cafes.
Friday Night Happy Hour – enjoy happy hour with your colleagues at a variety of businesses offering specials and themed nights.
Eat it, Make it, Grow It, Snap it - A series of food and drink related classes including lunchtime cooking demonstrations, food photography classes, barista classes and cooking demonstrations.
Central Geelong Dessert Wars We’ve compiled a list of Central Geelong desserts you need to try. Try them all and then vote for your favourite in the Central Geelong Dessert Wars
Special Offers - Enjoy limited time offers during Tastes of Central Geelong.
The Tastes Platter – a collection of special food themed activities we’ve compiled to serve up to you. Events include Movie and Food Pairings, Live Music, Food Truck Friday and more!
Get into Central Geelong and enjoy this wonderful celebration of great food, restaurants, cafes and bars presented by Central Geelong Marketing.