Smoke in Broke

8th - 9th June, 2019

@ McNamara Park
Broke, NSW

New this year!

Tasting Tokens will be available to enable visitors to taste meat from BBQ Competitors. Proceeds from tasting tokens will go back into our local public school.​


BBQ, Beer & Good Times

Smoke in Broke will be back in 2019 with more fun, more food vendors, more competitors, and more BBQ. Experience every BBQ lovers dream... a weekend of BBQ, Beer, Wine, Music, and more. This event is great for the whole family.

BBQ Competition

This year the competition has grown to include a Steak Cookoff Association Competition on the Saturday and the ABA Competition on the Sunday. We will also have a separate demonstration stage to talk all things BBQ this year.

Pulled Pork

Tickets & Cost

The event will run Saturday 10:00 am til 9:00 pm and Sunday 10:00 am til 7:00 pm. Tickets for the event are only $7 for the weekend online, and $15 at the gate on the day.

Barbecue may not be the road to world peace, but it's a start.
- Anthony Bourdain

Plan Your Eats


Smokin Hot n Saucy

The home of the best dang BBQ in Newcastle. Texan-style BBQ with a little Aussie flair.

The German Grill Haus

The German Grill Haus

Working closely with our master butcher, we’ve crafted mouthwatering premium quality sausages that have annually won multiple Gold awards at the Royal Easter Show as well as The Australian Meat Industry Council King Competition.

Ranga's BBQ

Real Wood – Real Fire – Real Smoke.
Texan Inspired barbecue cooked with Australian timber on an Australian built offset smoker. Newcastle, NSW

Where & When


8th – 9th June, 2019

Saturday 8th:  10:00am – 9:00pm
Sunday 9th: 10:00am – 7:00pm


McNamara Park

Broke, NSW, 2330

Kid's BBQ Competition

Fill in the form below to submit your entry to the Kids BBQ Competition.

Categories include Hot Dog and Steak
Winner receives a BBQ Package and Trophy.