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Two local establishments showcasing their wares at the festival were Brookies Gin and Zentveld’s Coffee. Photo Jodie Shelley

The Ballina Food & Wine festival on Sunday was, again, a great success – with large numbers turning out to the main daytime event at Racecourse Rd in Ballina.

This year, the committee moved the festival from July to October. According to Terase Davidson from Taste Byron Bay, ‘this was a bold move, but definitely the right call with people showing their support by turning up in large numbers on a picture-perfect spring day to eat, drink and be merry’.

‘Every year this festival grows in the number of stalls and happy festival goers, with profits going to help local charities and those in need within the local community’, said Terase. ‘The event is run totally by volunteers with hearts as big as Goliath. Thank you to the Ballina Rotary Club for all that you do and for putting on such a magnificent event every year!’

 


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