Mandurah Crab Fest arranges for ticketed events this year


Like every year, the Channel 7 Mandurah Crab Fest is going to take place in March. The festival is famous for offering visitors of all ages and taste buds exclusive food experiences and this year won’t be an exception.

The main festival will take place on March 18-19, and anyone can join it. However, the organisers this year have offered ticketed food experiences, allowing visitors to buy tickets to special food events.

If you want to enjoy an exclusive Australian pop-up dining experience, buy a ticket for the event, the Dinner Under The Stars with Fervor. Supported by the elders of the local Bindjareb Aboriginal tribe, the diners will enjoy an eight-course menu, music, aboriginal heritage and storytelling in a uniquely Peel Region location. The event will take place on Friday evening, March 17, and tickets are available at $195 per person.

Photo Credit: Mandurah & Peel Tourism Organisation

There will be the Progressive Dinner Cruise on the same evening. Guests can have the unique experience of cruising through the spectacular waterways of Mandurah and eating a dinner including assorted food items from the city’s finest restaurants at only $120 per person.

The Crab Boil, which is a new addition this year, will take place on Saturday evening, March 18. It’s a seafood only event where the ticket holders will get to enjoy assorted seafood including crabs, clams, mussels, prawns, and more while overlooking the serene Mandurah Ocean Marina. The tickets to the event are currently selling at $80 per person.

Visit the Crab Fest website to check out the list of all the ticketed events and detailed information about the main festival.

Photo Credit: Mandurah & Peel Tourism Organisation

Marina Vergone, the Mayor of the City of Mandurah, described the Crab Fest as a weekend festival that celebrates local produce and flavours, especially the Blue Manna crabs. The Mayor hoped that more than 120,000 people comprising with local, national, and international visitors would join the festival.

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