Sunday 7th May (9am–4.30pm)
Now in its fourth year, this community event is dedicated to showcasing the outstanding produce, fine fare and innovative sustainability initiatives taking place across the Blue Mountains region. Aimed at all ages, the Festival features an inspired mix of market stalls set along the the cherry blossoms on Leura Mall. Highlights include handcrafted products from local artisans, delicious local fare, regional wine and cider tastings, the popular Pet Chook Show, the Birches of Leura Scarecrow Competition, and the ultimate Chocolate Cake Competition, held by Josophan's Fine Chocolates.
If you have an interest in all things FRESH, REGIONAL & SUSTAINABLE, this Festival is for you! For more information, please join our Leura Harvest Festival Facebook page.
STALLHOLDERS: Please note that applications for the Festival closed on 20 March and we have no stall spaces available.
THIS EVENT IS PROUDLY SPONSORED BY:
Our 2017 Competitions
Pet Chook Show
Always popular, this year's Pet Chook Show is sponsored by Central West Poultry, Aviculture & Produce Supplies and
Mount Vic & Me, and includes great prizes for Best Bantam, Best Standard and Best Pair or Trio.
To register, please bring your pet chook along in a display cage from 9am – head to the Bendigo Bank marquee on the street in front of Leura Newsagency (148 Leura Mall). Entry is $5 per chook and judging will take place at 10.30am.
Any questions can be directed to Andy Mein – email@example.com
Following on from last year's success, Birches of Leura will again be holding its Scarecrow Competition as part of the Festival.
The focus is on getting creative with recycled materials and there are categories for kids and families, with fantastic prizes to be won. Judging will be taking place at the nursery at 1pm, with local band Argentis entertaining the crowds as the judges make their decision.
For more information, please contact Birches of Leura directly on 4784 3146 or visit www.birchesofleura.com and click on 'Community Events' to access the entry form.
Great Australian Chocolate Cake Competition
In celebration of the Leura Harvest Festival and all things sustainable and fairly sourced, Josophan's Fine Chocolates will again be holding its Chocolate Cake Competition, with judging taking place on the day of the event. There are several categories in the competition, giving locals of all ages the chance to show their baking skills! For more information and entry details, please visit www.josophans.com.au and click on 'Upcoming Events'.