Looking for the catch of the day when it comes to family entertainment? Then check out the Tin Can Bay Seafood Festival!

The Tin Can Bay Seafood Festival is a celebration of fresh seafood and a brilliant way to talk with, taste and buy from primary producers.

Food, fun and entertainment will be on hand for the whole family at the beautiful foreshore parklands overlooking Tin Can Bay. With stalls, demonstrations, discussions and other activities on throughout the day, the festival has something for everyone and is a great way for people to support the best of Tin Can Bay seafood.

The Gympie region’s first official Food and Culinary Tourism Ambassador, celebrity chef Matt Golinski, will also be making a guest appearance at the Tin Can Bay Seafood Festival. Golinski will be mingling with the festival crowd and sharing some great ideas on how to make the most of the region’s stunning seafood and delicious seasonal produce. He will be conducting two food demonstrations throughout the day at 11am and then at 1pm. Come along and you may even pick up some tips.

There will also be helicopter joy rides, pony and camel rides, cooking demonstrations, market stalls, steam driven engine displays and a beer tent with plenty of food.

The Tin Can Bay Seafood Festival will be held on Saturday 27 September from 9am to 4pm. For more information, check out our event guide.