Fri, 11 Nov|
SOLD OUT - Whelk-om Dinner
Whelk-om to the Wild Harvest Seafood Festival 2022
Time & Location
11 Nov 2022, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mallacoota, Karbeethong Lodge, 16 Schnapper Point Dr, Mallacoota VIC 3892, Australia
About The Event
Whelk-om to the Wild Harvest Seafood Festival 2022 (see what we did there?)!
This special dinner celebrates the lesser-known and underrated produce harvested from the wilds around
Never heard of whelks? That’s ok. We’re here to help you through it. Whelks are a type of sea
snail, and form a motley crew alongside sea urchins, banded morwong and samphire which will
all feature as part of this special dinner.
The menu is thoughtfully curated by renowned chef Stefano De Pieri of A Gondola on the
Murray, and chef and Budawang Elder from the Yuin Nation, Noel Butler.
Local wine and beer is seamlessly matched to the dishes by wine writer, Max Allen.
Indulge in the festival's opening event dinner, hosted by food writer Richard Cornish, overlooking the stunning Mallacoota Lake, and open your eyes and tastebuds to an array of undiscovered delicacies.
Whelk-om Dinner Ticket includes:
- Three-course dinner
- One alcoholic drink per dish served
- Live music
- Bus pick up and return (3892 postcode only)*** please tell us your pick-up address in the comments section.
- Complimentary Wild Harvest Seafood Festival Esky gift (one per booking)
Premium Whelk-om Dinner Ticket include: (limited tickets)
- As above
- 2-hour lake cruise aboard the M.V. Loch-Ard departing the Main Wharf and arriving at Karbeethong Jetty a short walk from Karbeethong Lodge. This spectacular cruise on the Mallacoota Lake will feature beautiful scenery, bird-life and local sights including a visit to a sea eagles nest.
- Return bus
PLEASE NOTE: There is no parking available at Karbeethong Lodge. Parking is available at the Karbeethong Jetty with a hill walk to the venue. A bus service will run between Mallacoota and the lodge before and after the event.