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Cork & Fork Fest - Civic Precinct Wagga

  • Civic Theatre Precinct Burns Way Wagga Wagga NSW 2650 (map)
Cork & Fork Fest Wagga

Hosted by Borambola Wines, Cork & Fork Fest is a free community event held outdoors at the Wagga Wagga Civic Precinct. 

Everyone is welcome - families, couples, singles, locals and visitors.

Guests have the option to choose from a variety of delicious, locally-sourced food options, while taking in the sounds of local musicians. 

The bar is serviced by Borambola Wines, supplying their full range of 100% estate-grown wines, Tuckerbox hoppy lager beer or premium apple cider. 

  • BYO picnic blanket or chair

  • BYO food or drinks is NOT permitted

  • EFTPOS available at bar

  • Cash out available (with a $2 surcharge)

  • Gluten free and child options available

  • Dogs allowed on a lead & away from the food area

Band One: 5.30 to 7.30
James Bennett
James Bennett is an Alternative Roots/ Folk artist from Newcastle
NSW. No stranger to playing live, he plays over 100 shows per year.
Wherever & whenever, you can find James at various festivals, pubs, clubs, cafes, halls, lounge rooms & backyards across the country!

James incorporates many different elements into his performances
including Weissenborn Lap Steel, 11 & 6 string guitars, stomp box,
foot tambourine, harmonica & of course his unique vocal style.
The last few years James has warmed up the stage for much loved
Australian artists such as The John Butler Trio, Diesel, Jeff lang,
Wendy Matthews, Ian Moss, The Black Sorrows, Rick Price & Dan
Sultan. This list also extends to some well know international artists
like Newton Faulkner (UK) & Canned Heat (USA).

James has independently recorded & released two E.P’s & a self titled album. His second album titled ‘Run with the Hunted’ (released in 2017) was recorded in Hollywood CA with highly respected Producer/Engineer Scott Campbell who has worked with & recorded industry names such as Alanis Morissette, Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty.
James is currently working on his third studio album set to be
released in early to mid 2019.

Band Two: 7:30pm-9:30pm
Dean Haitani Music
“A prolific artist”, “an exquisitely polished musician of depth & craft”, A musical craftsman & performer”, “Dean is one the the true talents of the Australian music scene”. These are words that have been used to describe world-class musician, Dean Haitani.

CNL Catering
Crepe Collective
Junee Licorice & Chocolate Factory
Kainan Grill Wagga Wagga
Kitos Catering
Kirky's Coffee Cart
Kung Fu Dumplings Gurwood St
MY Syrian
Noodle Paradise Wagga Wagga
The Raven & Unicorn
= 10 food options

Sparkling, reds & white wine by Borambola Wines
Beer & Cider by Tuckerbox
Soft drinks & bottled water is available

Earlier Event: 18 October
Cork & Fork Fest - Noreuil Park Albury
Later Event: 15 November
Cork & Fork Fest - Noreuil Park, Albury