Hobart Blues, Brews & Barbecues Is On This Weekend!

A huge weekend of music, brews & food

Hobart Blues, Brews & Barbecues Is On This Weekend!

Round up the boys! Hobart's Blues, Brews & Barbecues is kicking off this Saturday & Sunday at Hobart Brewing Co. hosting their Australasian Barbecue Alliance Barbecue Competition as part of a massive weekend full of blues music, top brews and delicious food right off the barbie!

Barbecue teams from around Aus will compete for over $6,000 in cash and prizes! But all you have to do is purchase a ticket and enjoy what's happening around you!

There will be a huge line-up of the best in Tassie blues music, a tap room serving HBC brews, a special custom brew for the event

You can look forward to:

Here, you'll watch some of Hobart's best chefs battle it out with some of the barbecue teams on Saturday afternoon.

In addition to ​the usual 8-10 beers on tap in ​the taproom, Brewers will be
releasing this unique beer this weekend! You can head down and have a chat
to the Brewers - they’ll be gathered around ​the fire pit again smoking malted barley for the
annual Smoked Apple Bock brewing​.

8 food vendors will be ​cooking alongside the BBQ competitors providing a variety of delicious smoked and barbecued food for all to enjoy.

You’ll be spoilt for choice with this year’s line-up of inspiring Tassie talent and blues legends,
head in early to make sure you nab some bean bag/chair/table space!

Here's the line-up:

  • Pete Cornelius
  • Bootleg Gin Sluggers
  • Yesterday's Gentlemen
  • Billy Warner Trio
  • Pat Curley
  • Dave Wilson Solo
  • Mangus 
  • Billy Whitton and the Heptones
  • Annia Baron
  • Ruben Reeves
  • Neil Gibson
  • Katy Raucher and the Spectrums
  • Matt Doyle
  • Justin O'Garey & The Howling Blues Hounds
  • Brad Gillies 
  • M.T. Music
  • Miss Jones
  • Justin O'Gary Solo
  • Phil Smith 
  • The Paton Saints

Date: Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 March
Location: Hobart Brewing Co: 16 Evans St, Hobart
Cost: $15 tickets at the gate cover both days. $10 ticket for Sunday only. Gate sales only. 
Accompanied under 18's free
Tickets: www.bluesbrewsbbqs.com.au