blackbutt avocado festival

Avocado Festival a smashing hit

premium_icon Avocado Festival a smashing hit

Hundred roll in for Blackbutt Avocado Festival.

WHAT'S ON: Five things to do around the region this weekend

premium_icon WHAT'S ON: Five things to do around the region this weekend

Looking for something to do? Check out our list of events.

Avo go at family games at iconic food festival

Avo go at family games at iconic food festival

Be inspired by what you can do with the humble avocado.

Blackbutt Avocado Festival doubles its offering of stalls

premium_icon Blackbutt Avocado Festival doubles its offering of stalls

More than 100 stalls booked Blackbutt Avocado Festival.

Farmer calls for rain dance as drought takes its toll

premium_icon Farmer calls for rain dance as drought takes its toll

Avocado farmer calls on community for help.

Avo Fest to attract thousands despite tough year for growers

premium_icon Avo Fest to attract thousands despite tough year for growers

FESTIVAL WILL 'GUAC' YOUR WORLD: Organisers ready for record crowd.

Skydiver's soaring international career celebrated

premium_icon Skydiver's soaring international career celebrated

One idea kick-started South Burnett skydiver's business

No shortage of Avo Entertainment at upcoming festival

premium_icon No shortage of Avo Entertainment at upcoming festival

New event to take off at Blackbutt Avocado Festival

How to know when your avocado is ready to eat

How to know when your avocado is ready to eat

Stage two is when the fruit starts to colour.

Students avo-go at Blackbutt Avocado Festival

Students avo-go at Blackbutt Avocado Festival

Students joined in the big parade.

Harsh weather takes its toll on avocado crop

Harsh weather takes its toll on avocado crop

The avocado industry's biggest challenge is the weather and frost.

PHOTOS: Seeing green at Blackbutt's food festival

PHOTOS: Seeing green at Blackbutt's food festival

Blackbutt's avocados are often in high demand.

Avo sweets for food festival

Avo sweets for food festival

The bakery has created two new sweets for the food festival.

Ten things to do this weekend

Ten things to do this weekend

Attend a food festival, woodcrafting demonstration or a ball.

New competitions encourage avo fest participation

New competitions encourage avo fest participation

New competitions are set to get the festival rolling this year.

Avo festival rolls into Blackbutt

Avo festival rolls into Blackbutt

"We're expecting over 3000 people.”

Avo-go at Blackbutt Avocado Festival

Avo-go at Blackbutt Avocado Festival

Celebrate the delicious avocados the South Burnett region produces.

Blackbutt brings out the finest festival flavours

Blackbutt brings out the finest festival flavours

The avocados will be on the main stage for this festival.

GALLERY: Cooking up a taste of our region

GALLERY: Cooking up a taste of our region

South Burnett producers and wineries present their products.

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