CLF is on Saturday 16 June 2018. The festival will be held at the Brazilian Fields West in Centennial Park.
We open at 10am and close at 5pm. Please note: all alcohol sales will cease at 4.30pm.
CLF is for anyone and everyone who loves cheese and everything it pairs with. There is no age limit to attend CLF.
All CLF attendees will require a ticket for entry into the festival grounds. Children aged 12 and under are free but will still need to be registered online for a ticket.
All ticket info and pricing can be viewed here. Tickets can be pre-purchased online. We recommend pre-purchasing your tickets online as it will guarantee entry and includes a discount.
A limited amount of tickets will be available at the door.
General admission tickets include access to all activities and areas within CLF. You’ll be able to enjoy samples and tastings from our stallholders, live music on the mainstage, workshops, Kids Zone and any other sponsor activities and demonstrations throughout the day.
CLF tickets are non-refundable. The organisers reserve the right to cancel or change event date, time, line up and venue as required. Alternative dates and times may be issued to ticket holders at the discretion and decision of the organisers.
Limited parking is available around Centennial Park. We recommend using public transport to travel to CLF.
Yes. Most stallholders are cash only but a few of our stallholders will take EFTPOS or credit card.
Yes! Dogs are welcome inside the festival. However, there are a few rules:
- Dogs must be kept on a leash and under effective control at all times (no longer than 2m). You will be required to respect the rules and regulations of Centennial Parklands and the other festival patrons by picking up after your dog. Please make sure to bring water and a drinking container for your dog.
- If a dog appears to be not under effective control it will be denied entry. If a dog is found to be not under effective control inside the festival, the owner will be asked to remove the dog from the festival grounds.
- Read the Parklands’ Rules and Regulations on dogs here.
CLF is prepared for rain, hail or shine. Being an outdoor festival there are plenty of covered areas to protect from rain and sun. A limited number of rain ponchos will be available for purchase at the festival. We recommend coming prepared for rain.
No hot food will not be permitted into the festival. Outside alcohol is not allowed to be brought into the festival. You will be able to purchase drinks from the White Rabbit Bar and stallholders. CLF staff and security reserve the right to check bags on entry.
CLF is a smoke free event.
Yes, we will have photographers and videographers to capture everyone’s cheesy smiles for the use of media and promotions. If you don’t want to be photographed or filmed, please notify the photographer/videographer.
Yes, but please note that the festival is located on a grassed area.
Yes, we accept companion cards for people with disabilities. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your ticket order number and email address of your carer. A free ticket can then be collected from the box office on presentation of your companion card.
Unfortunately, we don’t accept concession cards. We recommend purchasing your tickets online which will give you a discount on the door price.