What’s On

The Kilcoy BBQ and Beer Festival will be a culinary explosion of craft beer, succulent and tender meats, eats, and live music and activities to keep you entertained the whole day – and night!

The Lineup



Their mission is to promote “low and slow” style barbecue across Australia and the Southern Hemisphere.

Come to the festival, take in the amazing slow cooked aromas and meet the teams on the day for an authentic BBQ experience.

We will be running grand “low and slow” competitions across the lamb, pork ribs, beef ribs and brisket categories, with the grand champion winners announced on the main stage at 4.00pm.


Check out the following competition teams:

Horns Up BBQ
Smoke Machine Barbecue Team
Smokin' Sappers BBQ
Drunk On Smoke
Puff Puff Baste
The Baste Brothers
Smoking Jokers
The Smoke Kings
The Charcoal Project
Bastie Boys
Pit Crew BBQ

BBQ Food

One of the highlights will be the amazing choice of barbecue food that will set your taste buds on fire. The festival will showcase the best in BBQ beef brisket, pulled pork, succulent lamb and shredded chicken, smoked, roasted, and slow cooked to lock in flavors that really packs a punch.

Craft Beer

The festival will feature a number of independent craft breweries that will showcase the best in local Australian beers and ciders. You will be spoilt for choice with plenty of lagers, pale ales, wheat beers, crisp ciders and sparkling wines on offer.

Live Music

Featuring 12 hours of non-stop live music, the festival will boast a strong line-up of energetic contemporary local and national artists to rock throughout the day and night. Stay tuned with the line-up soon to be announced.


Apart from the BBQ food and craft beer extravaganza, there will be plenty of other activities being showcased to entertain the whole family. Some of these include an animal farm, chainsaw carving, mechanical bull and if you are game – step on into the ring for an array of food eating competitions.



Kilcoy BBQ & Beer Festival is located at the Exchange Hotel in Kilcoy.
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