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March 3, 2021

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Adam from the Unexpected Guest enjoys lunch at Saturday's annual Sample Food Festival at the Bangalow Showground which showcased local food, growers, producers and chefs. The perfect weather drew hundreds of people to the popular event which included cooking demonstrations and live music. Photo Jeff 'Reject Sample' Dawson.

Adam from the Unexpected Guest enjoys lunch at Saturday’s annual Sample Food Festival at the Bangalow Showground which showcased local food, growers, producers and chefs. The perfect weather drew hundreds of people to the popular event which included cooking demonstrations and live music.

Photo Jeff ‘Reject Sample’ Dawson


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