Are you Devonport's King or Queen of Pavlova?

Devonport will crown its first King or Queen of Pavlova at the inaugural Spring Festival on Sunday 21 October.
The Festival, part of the month-long Devonport Food and Wine, aims to celebrate the local food industry and culture of the region. It will be held at Roundhouse Park from midday until 4 pm.
Finding the city’s best pav will be just one of the attractions of the free festival. 
Pavlovas are to be submitted in person to the judging area by 2 pm on the day.
While there are no restrictions on the recipe or ingredients, all must be homemade and creamed/decorated.
They will be scored by the judges based on presentation, taste, fluffiness and creativity.
The registration form, must be submitted to Council by close of business on Wednesday 17 October
A range of food and beverage vendors and food trucks will also fill the park with activities including traditional fair games, face painting and a petting zoo with farm animals.

Download the entry form and email a copy to

Bring the family to the Spring Festival!

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All the fun of a country fair!

Come and celebrate our community and the beautiful produce of the north west coast at the Spring Festival!

Entry is free so bring the family! Enjoy a range of food and beverage vendors and food trucks. Activities include, traditional fair games, face painting, farm animals and more…

And for the adults there’s a pavlova baking competition! Have you got what it takes to be our King or Queen of the Pav? Get your aprons ready - more details soon!

Roundhouse Park, Devonport

Sunday 21 October - 12-4pm

FREE Entry

Be there or be square!

Join us for the Devonport Food and Wine Launch!


Spirits at The Wesley promises an unforgettable sensory experience. A night of indulgence, entertainment, and a space to feed your inner glutton!

Be treated to a Tasmanian grazing banquet from the finest local producers and complimentary drink on arrival. The evening also offers a Tasmanian wine and spirits bar, roving entertainers from Slipstream circus, welcoming jazz tunes from Thomas Geale and live music by Halfway to Forth.

Self-confessed science geek Joel Gilmore from Food Lab will also showcase his kitchen science skills with food experiments!

The event will be hosted at the old church on Steele Street, now home to the new Devonport venue, The Wesley. Dating back to 1889, this beautiful building became the Devonport Uniting Church in 1932. Now it continues the legacy of bringing community together as the new function space for the Cultivate Group.

When: Friday, 5 October – 5pm to 10pm

Where: The Wesley, 45A Steele Street, Devonport

Book now for this not-to-be-missed event! Tickets are $50 per person and available at

For further information please contact Sally on 0428 266 545 or


Plan your events for Devonport Food and Wine now!

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With just 10 days to go it’s time to select your favourite events and book your diary!

There’s something for all ages and wages at the 2018 month-long event which offers unique activities and culinary delights across 45 venues.

Bookings are required for some events, so be sure to secure your spot now! Click here for program details. Programs are also available from participating venues or the Visitor Information Centre.

Devonport Food and Wine 2018 celebrates community

This year, Devonport Food and Wine is celebrating food and community in the month-long event.

The festivities include over 45 food and wine events throughout October, in more than 20 venues in and around Devonport. 

Festival highlights will include foodie walking tours, tastings, barbecues, school holiday events and special sessions for Seniors’ Week.

 Festival Coordinator JoHanna Robertson said the Devonport Food and Wine Festival provided an opportunity for locals and visitors to discover something new and to learn more about growing, cooking and enjoying food.

 “There is something for all ages and all wages,’’ Ms Robertson said.

 “There are a variety of events on offer from high-end dining experiences, opportunities to grow and cook your own food, family-friendly outdoor events and behind the scenes tours

 “We have quite a few new venues involved this year.  It will be a real showcase of different food experiences available in our region.”

Full program details can be found on the Devonport Food & Wine website,

A printed festival schedule will be available from next week in participating outlets or from the Visitor Information Centre.