Territory Bar-BQ Festival

BBQ Competition

Expressions of interest are now open for the Territory Bar-BQ Festival competition!

We’re looking for 10 or more teams to battle it out for the championship title across 5 categories:
  • Chicken
  • Pork Ribs
  • Lamb
  • Beef
  • Barramundi

  • Teams will get the chance to win a share of the $5000 prize pool and trophies – plus the ultimate bragging rights!

    EOI's now open!

    We're looking for 10 or more teams to enter the Northern Territory's first ever sanctioned BBQ competition!

    If you reckon you’re the Territory’s prime Pitmaster and you’ve got what it takes to win, submit your interest in entering your team or joining a team.
    Competition sanctioned by:

    Comp FAQs

    The Australian Barbecue Alliance is Australia’s foremost society promoting and developing traditional barbecue & smoking culture, sanctioning official ABA competitions nationwide. They set rules for national BBQ competitions as outlined on their website.
    You must cook 5 proteins (as listed above) within the guidelines of the competition for the judges to taste on the day. The rules for a sanctioned BBQ comp can be found on the ABA website.
    The ABA has strict judging methodology guidelines for the sanctioned comps. They can be found here: