Celebrate the sultry sights and sounds of the tropics at the annual Ginger Flower Festival this Australia Day long-weekend from Thursday 25th to Sunday 28th January 2007.
Bursting into bloom at the Sunshine Coast's iconic Ginger Factory, thousands are set to pay homage to the spectacular array of ginger flowers showcased at the four-day event.
Touted as one of Australia's premier events for subtropical gardening, the festival features a full program of guest speakers, entertainment, gardening and cooking advice.
Whether you're a gardener or gourmand, the Ginger Flower Festival is sure to delight.
Add a tropical touch to your garden with the extensive range of gingers and heliconias for sale, stock up on your favourite Buderim Ginger products, or jump in a boat and experience Overboard - Adventures of a Stowaway, an interactive ride for all ages.
Or treat yourself to a Taste of Ginger Tour showcasing the world's largest ginger processing facility and cool down with one of the 42 fabulous flavours churned onsite at the Ginger Factory's new Ginger Bliss Ice Creamery.
To combine the fun of the festival with an Australia Day long-weekend getaway contact Tourism Sunshine Coast on 5452 2500 for a full range of accommodation options.
The Ginger Factory is located at 50 Pioneer Road, Yandina. Access from the Bruce Highway is via the Coolum/Yandina exit.
Phone Nichole Seymore on 5446 7100 for further information.