Weekend Events

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Make it a weekend. Stay and enjoy our region’s hospitality.

Enjoy a Gippsland experience

The Meeniyan Experience

Trulli pizza

Trulli Woodfire Pizzeria

10.00am ‘til late.

Enjoy our traditional Italian cuisine with superb wood-fired pizzas and more. Try our Festival Specials with a ‘garlic gusto’.

Outer Space

The Outer Space

9.00am – 4.00pm

The Outer Space sculpture park features the work of fourteen local artists and artisans in a park-like setting.

Garlic ice cream

The Meeniyan Store

9.00am – 4.00pm

Enjoy great coffee, Flick’s home baked treats, garlic ice-cream (for as long as it lasts!) and relax in our Kitchen garden. Meet Lola and Charlie the rabbits!

Pandesal Bakery

Pandesal Bakery

9.00am – 4.00pm

At Pandesal Bakery, we delight in bringing you fine artisan breads. Our breads and pastries are handmade the old fashioned way. We offer a great variety of sourdoughs, Turkish loaves, ciabatta, polenta, fruit loaves, spelt sourdough and many more. Look out for our Festival Specials!

Moos Breakfast

Moo’s Restaurant/Cafe

8.00am ‘til late – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Kick start your Festival day with Brekky at Moo’s or chill out with a vino over our ‘garlic inspired’ lunch.

Meeniyan Pantry and Cellar

Meeniyan Pantry and Cellar

9.00am – 4.00pm

Meeniyan Pantry and Cellar offers a range of culinary delights from around the globe. Be inspired by our fine food and wines.

Meeniyan Hotel

Meeniyan Hotel

Festival Lunch at The Pub

10.00am onwards.

Chill out with a icy cold beer on the deck and try our Festival Menu of snacks and lunches – with a garlic twist!

Arts & Culture

Meeniyan Art Gallery

9.00am – 4.00pm

Meeniyan Art Gallery is an innovative gallery showcasing Gippsland’s best visual artists and artisans. It has a focus on handcrafted and original works and promotes both emerging and established artists.

Bread & Pickles

Bread & Pickles

9.00am – 4.00pm

Bread & Pickles specialises in slow cooked pies, homemade jams & relish, freshly made sandwiches, wraps and roll, chicken schnitzel toasties, flavourful milkshakes, decadent iced coffees and chocolates.

The Rest of Gippsland

YEP Gallery

YEP Gallery – Foster

0408 871 379 


Thursday – Monday, 9am- 4pm

Anne is an accomplished artist working in various mediums. To highlight her work, she opened the YEP Gallery, and also to showcase work by local artists using charcoal and natural earth pigments largely from the Yanakie area near Wilsons Promontory. The Gallery also offers a range of selected hand- created local work, including sculpture, wood pieces, jewellery, textile and ceramics.

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The Kitchen Table – Foster

Open 7 days, 8 am until 4 pm.
Summer trading hours extended to suit demand.

Excellent coffee and an extensive menu. Emphasis on fresh, healthy, locally sourced where possible. Daily specials and a wide variety of cakes and slices made in-house.

Check out our Garlic Festival Specials on Facebook

Phone: 03 5682 2587

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Promontory Restaurant & Winery – Foster

Promontory Restaurant & Winery is offering garlic specials on their menu for the Festival weekend
• Entrée: Cucumber & Ajo Blanco sauce
• Soup: Garlic Broth Soup and parmesan crisps
• Main: Marinated rump & rib of lamb with garlic risotto & fava beans
• Dessert: garlic crème Brule

Our opening hours are:
Wed – Sunday for lunch from 12 noon
Thur – Sunday for dinner from 5pm

T: 03 5682 1538