Barbecue

Win a BeefEater Signature 3000e 4 Burner Mobile BBQ so you can make the most of summer

December 7, 2018

While our friends over on the other side of the world prep for the Christmas season with snowmen and lavish Christmas markets, us here in Australia are beginning to break out the beach blankets and, most importantly, the BBQ. The latter seems to be one of the most essential items for any respectable holiday season, […]

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SXSW Film Review: Barbecue (Australia, 2017) is food porn with a good back story

March 11, 2017

If there was one thing Jiro Dreams of Sushi did, it was set a precedent that documentaries can be about literally anything. The evidence is in cable broadcasting and the phenomena of reality TV series. There are entire channels dedicated to reality TV programs, filling endless time slots with narratives on cat trainers or house […]

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Aussie director Matthew Salleh talks about his mouth-watering SXSW Premiere documentary Barbecue

March 4, 2017

Ahead of its premiere on Friday at SXSW in Austin, Texas, we caught up with Australian born, US based director Matthew Salleh to talk about his new documentary feature, Barbecue. The film takes us to 12 countries, from Shisanyama in South Africa, to Engangsgrill in Sweden and everywhere in between to talk about meat: how […]

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A look at the Australian & New Zealand films set to premiere at SXSW Film Festival 2017

February 1, 2017

The SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas has fast become one of the world’s most anticipated and influential events, with film projects big and small making their debut here. Among them in 2017 – at least from the program announced yesterday, will be three Australian films, one from New Zealand, and an American film about […]

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World BBQ champion Tuffy Stone will headline Meatstock Melbourne this year

October 5, 2016

Get your grills out because Meatstock Melbourne is back for another year, and they’ve pulled some big smoking guns to come headline a stacked program in April of next year. Both Tuffy Stone, four-times world BBQ champion, and Jess Pryles, renowned Hardcore Carnivore, will sit at the top of a lineup that once again aims […]

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American BBQ legend and pitmaster Rodney Scott announces two-day residency at Harpoon Harry (Sydney)

May 2, 2016

Straight from South Carolina, the world-renowned pitmaster Rodney Scott will be heading to Sydney for the first time to set up shop in Harpoon Harry’s Public Bar for a two-day-only barbecue pop-up this month. Chef Morgan McGlone, who is currently holding the culinary reigns at the Surry Hills venue, is good friends with Rodney, and […]

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Port Macquarie’s annual Blues & BBQ Festival returns for beats, barbecue, and beer (NSW)

March 7, 2016

Following the sell-out success from Sydney’s very well-received Meatstock festival, event organisers Simon Luke and Jay Beaumont have turned their attention back to Port Macquarie for the third annual Blues and Barbecue Festival, a lake-side, two-day event that plans to dish out beats, barbecue, and beer until you can’t meat-sweat no more. The event also […]

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Sydney is getting a two-day music and meat festival for Valentine’s Day (Sydney)

November 30, 2015

Next year’s Valentine’s Day will be a time to express your undying love whether it to be for another person, another food, of just some damn good Australian music. In Sydney, you’ll be able to do all three at the same time as the inaugural Meatstock Festival pops-up for two days – 13th and 14th […]

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