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The World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards Countdown Live Site

5 April, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

5pm Grab dinner from the food trucks, claim a patch of astro-turf & get comfortable

6pm A welcome from our host, 3RRR’s Cam Smith

6:45pm The live-streaming event kicks off with:
– Music by the Dorsal Fins
– Comedy by Paul Calleja from The Wine Bluffs, and Ivan Aristeguieta
– Hear from Melbourne’s food-scene: Chef Adam D’Sylva, Chef Rosa Mitchell and Chef Nicky Riemer; food writer Hilary McNevin; cocktail extraordinaire Sebastian Reaburn and more.

8:00pm The World’s Best 50 Restaurants awards are live-streamed from the Royal Exhibition Building, onto the big screen at Federation Square

9:30pm Live-stream concludes

*BYO picnic blanket!

Share the excitement of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards being held in Melbourne, at the world’s first live public screening of the prestigious event. A picnic-themed Federation Square will play host to an evening of entertainment featuring comedians, musicians and food trucks – all serving up Victorian produce – as the awards are live-streamed on the big screen. Free entry!


5 April, 2017
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Federation Square
Corner of Swanston and Flinders Streets
Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia