FAQs

Where is Mundubbera?

 Mundubbera is located in the North Burnett Region in Queensland. It is 363 kilometres north west of Brisbane, and 190 kilometres west of the regional centre, Bundaberg. It is well known in the area for its large citrus production, and is home to the largest covered Blueberry farm in the Southern Hemisphere. Watch the town of just under 2000 people come alive and enjoy the warm country welcome as we celebrate all things local!

 

Where can I stay in Mundubbera?

There are a number of options for accommodation, from hotels, motels to camping sites. See our accommodation page for more information.

 

Which of the 3 events are free or ticketed?

Locavore4626 and the Blueberry Jam Sesh are both ticketed events, however the Berry Big Day Out Artisan markets are completely free. 

 

Can I bring my dog to any festival events?

The Berry Big Day Out market day is welcome to all, including fur-babies. However Locavore4626 and the Blueberry Jam Sesh is not able to cater for dogs unfortunately, unless they are guide dogs.

 

Can I bring my kids to any festival events?

The Berry Big Day Out is a family fun day so definitely bring along your kids as they will LOVE the entertainment we have lined up for them. Locavore4626 is mainly catered for adults and there is only an adult ticket price available however babies under the age of 2 years are welcome to come with their parents for free. The Blueberry Jam Sesh is an all ages event, with both adult and children ticket prices available.

 

Are babies free admission to Locavore 4626 and the Blueberry Jam Sesh?

Babies under the age of 2 are admitted free to Locavore4626 and children under 5 are admitted free of charge into the Blueberry Jam Sesh.

 

Can I bring my own chairs and blankets to the Blueberry Jam Sesh?

Yes please!  No seating is provided at the Blueberry Jam Sesh so you are encouraged to bring your portable chairs and/or picnic blankets along. We ask that you do not set up directly in front of the stage. There is no specific rule as to what size chairs need to be, but we suggest you bring a low profile chair. Please exercise common sense and ensure that your chair is easily portable and will not cause obstruction. The Festival staff will determine in their discretion whether a chair is suitable or if it needs to be moved.

 

Can I BYO drinks and eskies into the Blueberry Jam Sesh?

The Blueberry Jam Sesh is a fully catered and licensed event. Strictly NO FOOD OR DRINKS are to be brought into the venue. There will be a vast range of food as well as alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages available for purchase. Colour coded wristbands will be issued upon entry clearly identifying patrons over the age of 18 years.  Bar staff may also ask to view ID to confirm age upon purchase of alcoholic drinks. 

 

Is there designated seating at Locavore4626 and the Blueberry Jam Sesh?

There is no designated seating at either event. You are encouraged to bring your own chairs to the Blueberry Jam Sesh for your own comfort. However we can guarantee you won’t be spending much time in them as you’ll be getting up and dancing in no time!

 

Can I bring my own water bottle into the events? Are there water refill stations?

Unfortunately water refill stations are not available at the events, so you are welcome to bring your own water bottles.  Additional water is able to be purchased throughout the venue. 

 

Are there pensioner or concession tickets available?

Unfortunately not.

 

Will there be EFTPOS available at the events?

Stallholders may offer EFTPOS at their discretion. EFTPOS will be available at the Locavore4626 event as well as at the Merch Tent at the Berry Big Day out and the Blueberry Jam Sesh.  A number of ATMs are located in nearby Lyons Street, a short walk from the market and music venues.

 

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