24 and 25 November 2018

Tamar Valley, Tasmania

Farmgate Festival

Farms open 24 and 25 November 2018


Welcome to Farmgate Festival – a premiere food and farming event in the Tamar Valley of northern Tasmania.

A selection of farmers and producers are opening their gates for the weekend, on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th November 2018, giving you the chance to go behind the scenes on the farm, meet the people who grow and make your food, and hear their stories.

More details coming soon! 

Check in again here and follow our social media for updates later in the year on farms and dinner events.

Join us for a fabulous weekend – and unearth real produce!

Latest Updates

Keep up to date with the festivals latest news!


Kids at Farmgate Festival!

Bring the kids along to Farmgate Festival and show them where their food comes from and what life is really like on a farm! Grab a Kids’ Activity Sheet from the Hub or one of the farms too – children must find the answer to one question at every farm.…

Massimo comes to Farm Gate!

We are delighted to announce that Massimo Mele will join us as featured chef for our dinner event on Saturday evening 25th November, in this inaugural year of the Farm Gate Festival - what a great way to kick off! Massimo is a Tasmanian chef who has earned his stripes…

Muddy Creek Apples – 100 years young

When Peter Farquhar and Kym Shilton decided to bring their three boys back home to Tasmania in 2015, they found the perfect 130-acre property in Legana, just north of Launceston. Bordered by Muddy Creek, which is much prettier than its name suggests, the farm had been owned by the Simmonds…

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