The first day of the biggest fishing competition in Aussie history! There will be folks arriving from every corner of the country and once the tents and swags have been setup, there will be plenty to do in the festival hub
‘The Marngrook Rock n Roll Footy Event’ will be bringing Australia’s favourite Footy Show to the Royal Mail Hotel Main Stage at GoFish Nagambie on ANZAC Day.
The two and half hour live show has everything! Jam packed with comedy, footy talk, AFL panel of former AFL stars and live music, this unique show, which has been wowing audiences across Australia, will be the perfect entertainment to kick start the four day festival.
Featuring former Indigenous AFL Stars and Marngrook Footy Show regulars in Gilbert Mc Adam, Ronnie Burns and Andrew Krakour who talk all things Footy plus some very special guests thrown in including Max Crowe, Paul Vander Haar, Ron Andrews and Ian (Bluey) Shelton and hosted by Grant Hansen, there is no shortage of AFL talent.
Kevin Kropinyeri, one of Australia’s leading Comedians, will have you laughing from the get-go with his unique brand of humour.
Friday 25 | Nautalis Marine Education Stage & Festibal Hub
Friday 25 | 7 - 10:30pm
An itinerant minstrel, whose acoustic works range from upbeat folk/country, to soulful balladry, with elements of blues, pop & indie thrown in.
He is a self taught guitarist and vocalist, who has a high intensity and passion for performing live that keeps him in the minds of all who see him play.
Iain Archibald Band
Hailing from Melbourne, Ian Archibald Band are fusing Country & Rock into a dynamic package. The band’s sound has been likened to Keith Urban, The Eagles and Foo Fighters.
They're Pop enough to like on first listen, but without the cheesy Mozzarella dirty feeling you get from listening to the likes of Justin Bieber!
Saturday 26 | Nautalis Marine Education Stage
Move over MasterChef, there is a new cooking competition in town. Sanctioned by the Steak Cookoff Association (SCA), The Lake and Steak Cookoff will take place on Saturday afternoon in the stunning outdoor setting of the outdoor Festival.
Celebrating one of Australia’s favourite pastimes, which happens to be a hugely popular trend in the food scene, the Lake and Steak Cookoff is a team-based BBQ competition, that brings backyard BBQ cooking skills to a whole new level.
Each team will compete for cash, across three categories – chicken, prawn and steak. However, the primary focus will be on the delicious 30mm prime scotch fillet steaks, proudly supplied by Avenel Meats, cooked to absolute perfection to conclude the comp.
9:00pm Saturday 26 | Lake Nagambie Foreshore
To celebrate an actioned packed Saturday, and to spread the GoFish love far and wide, a fireworks display will be held from the shores of Lake Nagambie.
The excitement and colour will put a smile on everyone’s face, from the best in the business.
10:00am – 2:00pm Sunday 28 | Nagambie Lakes Regatta Centre
The Nagambie Farmers' Market is usually located at Tahbilk Winery. But to mark this special event, this wonderful country market will be moved to the Nagambie Lakes Regatta Centre for the April market.
Shop locally from local artisans, makers and real farmers, and taste the difference.
They’ve sourced the best seasonal produce from the region including fresh fruit and vegetables, mushrooms, nuts, eggs, bread, pork, beef, lamb, fish, chicken, alpaca, wine, beer, olives, olive oil, chocolate, cakes, pies, coffee, jams, preserves and much more.
The Nagambie Farmers' Market, bringing back fresh, local food!