Date – 20 Sep 2018

Qantas Gala Dinner

Qantas Gala Dinner

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You’re invited to a magical night under the stars.  Dine in style in beautiful Laurel Bank Park to celebrate the start of the 2018 Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers with an opening night gala dinner. This unforgettable degustation dining experience combines the very best of local produce and delicious matching wines.

Degustation Menu


Smoked duck breast, spiced Hampton blueberry sphere and red vein sorrel
Tillari karaage pork, pear puree and yuzu sesame seed
Emmo’s Farm mozzarella, semi-dried tomato pesto and basil caviar


Spiced Hampton blueberry sphere and red vein sorrel
Emmo’s Farm mozzarella, semi-dried tomato puree and basil caviar
Traditional tomato gazpacho shot with a balsamic glaze and Bakers Duck crisp


Darling Downs venison carpaccio, mushroom duxelle, smoked hazelnuts, horseradish crème fraiche, Preston Peak rainbow beetroot, pickled baby turnip and flare specialty frisee and red vein sorrel, Bakers Duck croutons
Kfarm heirloom tomato carpaccio with Emmo’s Farm buffalo mozzarella, smoked hazelnuts, Preston Peak rainbow beetroot, pickled baby turnip and flare specialty salad (V)


Freshwater Australian Crayfish Trader’s Redclaw butter poached yabbies, Mediterranean vegetable tian, yabbie bouillabaisse foam, chilli floss and peas
Tempura zucchini flower, Mediterranean tian, balsamic glaze, peas, micro basil (V)


Herron squabs from Superior Game Birds Pittsworth, spiced roasting pan juices, pickled and roasted baby vegetables, duck crackling and Downs Farm fresh cauliflower puree
Stuffed cabbage leaves, with a Moroccan flavoured couscous, harissa sauce and baby broccolini (V)


Seatonfire Carnival fig tree, filled with a chocolate mousse, poached figs, chocolate soil, macaroon crumb, edible flowers (V)

This delicious menu, filled with an array of locally-sourced produce, is proudly designed and delivered by Preston Peak Catering.


Thursday 20 Sept, 6pm


Adult $169


Laurel Bank Park, 50 Hill St, Toowoomba (Google map)

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