In addition to our famous Camp Oven Cooking Competition, our festival
is also home to a number of supporting novelty competitions.


Calling all photography enthusiasts!

We invite you to send us your favourite photos with the theme of – FIRESIDE LIFE

Think of unique places, people, food or utensils that are part of being near the fire.

You can send your digital copy or print a copy of the pic (6” x 4”) and send it to our office.  Maximum of 2 entries per person. 

Photos will be put on display at the festival and winners announced then.

Entries close early, so submit your entry by September 15th so we have time to judge them all. 

Click here for a pdf entry form or here to apply online. 


Try your hand at throwing the specially made dampers as far as you can!

We have entry categories for men’s, ladies, juniors 8yrs to 11yrs, 12yrs to 15yrs and children up to 8yrs with great prizes on offer.

Nominate at the festival for your chance to win!


You will be given a billy, a few matches and some kindling. The first to get their billy to the boil is the winner!

We offer categories for adults and juniors under 15yrs
(with parental consent).

Nominate at the festival for your chance to win.