Smokin the Valley


The Manning Valley on the beautiful Mid North Coast of NSW will play host to the inaugural ‘Smokin the Valley’ Barbecue Competition as part of the Wingham Akoostik Festival at the Wingham Showgrounds on 14/15 October 2017.

This event will be a qualifying round of the Barbeques Galore Australian Barbecue Championships for 2017.

Local company and quality suppliers Wingham Beef Exports, will supply teams with both a grass fed and grain fed high quality briskets for this classic ‘brisket challenge’.


With a minimum of $3000 in Cash & Prizes, this event will be a great reason to take a weekend away.

For full competition details, to Register to compete and for all barbecue competition enquiries please email Grant Coleman via

  • Date: October 14, 2017 - October 15, 2017