Barbecue lovers come out in full force for Meatstock, the Music & Meat Festival


World renowned three time Barbecue World Champion Tuffy Stone; cook, author and TV host Jess Pryles; Australia’s greatest BBQ-ers battling it out for supremacy (and for the benefit of the hungry, hungry public); and a whole slew of live music acts. Meatstock certainly brought the goods to Melbourne this past weekend, and with the annual BBQ & Music festival set to hit Sydney in just over a week we thought it would be best to bring you a visual diary of what you can expect. Photographer Tony Proudfoot brings us this special gallery of all the action over the two-day festival, which will end its tour in Sydney on Saturday 6th May and Sunday 7th May.... Read More | Share it now!

Details announced for Meatstock Melbourne: The Delta Riggs, Burgers by Josh and more

With tickets for BBQ-loving food, music and drink festival Meatstock Melbourne now on sale, details are starting to take shape about exactly how the two day extravaganza will go down. The organisers aren’t playing around when they say they are making this their biggest event yet, managing to rope in some of the best bands in the country to help soundtrack a mouthwatering scene of slow-cooked meats dripping with juices, BBQ competitions, and stalls from some of the finest food vendors around.... Read More | Share it now!

World BBQ champion Tuffy Stone will headline Meatstock Melbourne this year

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 to show off all angles of good ol’ fashioned barbecued meats over two days of classes, demos, cook-offs, live music, BBQ food trucks, craft beer, and all the meat you could ever hope for.... Read More | Share it now!

Meatstock’s Sydney Barbecue Wars are heating up; we ask four competing teams what to expect

Meatstock is finally here! It’s time for Sydney Showground to be transformed into one large, two-day BBQ with some of the best of the best meat-pros heading out to Olympic Park to showcase, compete, and cook. Starting tomorrow, Saturday 13th February, and continuing through the weekend, Meatstock will be a celebration of meats cooked exactly right, with plenty of food, drink, live music, and general good times around. One of the main features will be the Sydney Barbecue Wars, where teams from around the country will compete in the cook-off to end all cook-offs. We caught up with four reps from four of the competing teams for a quick Q&A about what to expect from the competition, where to find the best BBQ’d meats in Australia, where they see BBQ heading, and more.... Read More | Share it now!

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

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 February 2016 – at the Sydney Showgrounds. Touted as a “Music and Meat” festival, the event promises a packed program full of bands, BBQs, beards, butchers, bourbon, barbers, and beer.... Read More | Share it now!