Brisbane BBQ Festival – Results

Round 19 of the Barbeques Galore Australian Barbecue Championships went down in Brisvegas as part of the Brisbane BBQ Festival.

39 teams competed over two days across 5 categories including the new to ABA, Whole Hog Category.

The Smoking Jokers from NSW took the fight to the Queenslanders and return home with the Grand Champions trophy their 4th GC this year.

Rollin Smoke BBQ was so close yet again and beat out the rest of the field to finish second overall for the Reserve Grand Championship.

Whole Hog saw 9 of the competing teams battle it out in only the second ABA Whole Hog category with Charcoal Kings picking up first place with The Meat Sweats not far behind in second.

A big shout to Promoter Dominiqe Bird and the crew who put on another great weekend, their third annual Brisbane BBQ Festival.

Full Results

Overall Results

Beef Results

Chicken Results

Lamb Results

Pork Results


Whole Hog Category

1st Charcoal Kings 326

2nd The Meat Sweats 323

3rd Brissie Basters 317 (Higher taste score to break the tie.)

4th Barbecue Mafia 317

5th Shank Brothers BBQ 303

6th Breaking BBQ 297

7th Where there’s Smoke there’s Dinner 282

8th Smoke Kings BBQ 256

9th 50 Shades of Pork 247




08mar(mar 8)4:00 am10(mar 10)4:00 amMeatstock Toowoomba

09marAll Day10Southern Steak Showdown & Backyard BBQ Champions

16mar(mar 16)4:00 am17(mar 17)4:00 amMeatstock Bendigo


19apr(apr 19)4:00 am21(apr 21)4:00 amMeatstock Sydney

26apr(apr 26)4:00 am27(apr 27)4:00 amBundaberg BBQ Battle

27aprAll Day28Maffco Australian BBQ Competition and FestivalMaffco Australian BBQ Competition and Festival


18may(may 18)12:00 am19(may 19)12:00 amThe Big Chill – Armidale

31may01junTownsville BBQ Battle


31may01junTownsville BBQ Battle

08jun(jun 8)8:00 am09(jun 9)8:00 amSmoke in Broke

09junAll Day10Meat Meet


12julAll Day14TBC NSW Event

12julAll Day14Up In Smoke

26jul(jul 26)5:00 am28(jul 28)5:00 amInvitational


17aug(aug 17)12:00 am18(aug 18)12:00 amKingaroy BaconFest