Bunjil Place (Narre Warren) has partnered with London-based creative studio Bompas & Parr to present a 24-day mini-festival over the school holidays. From giant sculptures and guided tours to parties and the world’s first edible mist, there’s so much to do at Casey Cornucopia (June 24 – July 17).
Read on for the full program:
The Cornucopia Launch Party
6.30 pm – 8.00 pm, Friday 24 June
Get an exclusive first look at the Plaza’s winter installation – The Cornucopia Garden. There will be live performances, local produce and drinks. Something for the whole family to enjoy.
The Cornucopia Garden
10.00 am – 10.00 pm, Saturday 25 June – Sunday 17 July
The Plaza will be transformed this winter into an immersive garden abundant with oversized sculptures hidden amongst a swirl of the world’s first edible mist.
The Cornucopia Tour
Multiple times available, Saturday 25 June – Sunday 10 July and Saturday 16 July – Sunday 17 July
Interested in how things are made? This informative tour looks at the wacky minds and designs of Bompas & Parr as you go behind the curtain of Casey Cornucopia. Learn about the research and development that went into creating the sculptures and the world’s first edible mist, discover the untold story behind the chocolate lily, and get to know more about Casey’s rich produce and growers. All explained with accompanying snacks crafted by an in-house chef.
The Cornucopia Food Hub
Presentations daily, Saturday 25 June – Sunday 17 July
Casey-Cardinia’s rich foodways come to life at this pop-up market stall food hub. Meet local farmers, growers, artisans, sustainability gurus and artists for daily talks, demonstrations, samples and workshops.
This program is guaranteed to keep the kids happy throughout the school holidays.