The Durban Show

Ultimate Foodie Celebrations!

The Durban Good Food & Wine Show oozes Celebrations of delightful cuisine and wine. Be whisked off into an enchanting and colourful culinary world.

Top Features and Attractions include:

  • Celebrity Chef’s Theatre
  • Best of Durban Restaurants
  • Mix Masters 360 degree bar
  • Extreme Nutrition Theatre
  • The Wine Avenue
  • Sweet Treats in Association with Selati Sugar
  • And much much more…

It’s the tastiest Foodie Celebration to grace the Kwa-Zulu Natal coastline…Hurry to book at Computicket today.

  • General admission R80 adult, R40 child
  • Celebrity Chef’s Theatre Tickets  – price varies (*separate cost to general admission)
  • VIP 5 Star Foodie Experience- prices varies

Fri- Sat 10am-9pm
Sun 10am-6pm

Durban Exhibition Centre
Situated opposite the International Convention Centre Durban.
45 Ordinance Road, Durban
Tel: 031 360 1000

*Tickets will be on sale from 1st September 2014.




Event Info


Event Info
31July-3 Aug

Cape Town

Event Info

Host of Hayden Quinn South Africa’On SABC3

Adventurous, passionate and undeniably Australian, Hayden Quinn is a cook, author and presenter with a passion for travel and healthy living. In the words of one magazine editor, “He is the whole package”. Hayden Quinn became a household name in 2011 when series three of MasterChef Australia shone a light on the diverse talents of this loveable Aussie surfer. And following the launch of his programme, Hayden in South Africa on SABC3, he has confirmed his appeal among South Africans too.

Food Network’s Spice Prince, Reza Mahammad

Reza Mahammad is the hugely popular and flamboyant TV chef and owner of the renowned Star of India restaurant in Kensington, London. Reza is a top chef and main talent for the Food Network UK and has received high praise for his last two series Reza’s African Kitchen and Reza, Spice Prince of India.

Food Network’s Siba Mtongana of Siba’s Table

Siba is a dynamic food enthusiast who brings style and charisma to her food programmes. She is the host of ‘Siba’s Table’ on DStv’s Food Network channel, which debuted in September 2013 and was an instant hit. It is now broadcast in over 90 countries in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Siba’s previous award-winning cooking show, ‘Cooking with Siba’ aired on MNET’s Mzansi Magic while she was food editor of Drum magazine.

Masterchef SA Judge, Benny Masekwameng

MasterChef South Africa judge, Benny Masekwameng who is also the Executive Chef at Tsogo Sun is truly a South African home-grown treasure. Benny was lured into the art of preparing and cooking food by his mother, who supplied meals to construction workers in Alexandra Township as an additional income. After graduating in Catering Management at the Natal Technikon, Benny held various positions throughout South Africa and joined Southern Sun Hotels in 2006.

Food Network Host and Chef, The Giggling Gourmet, Jenny Morris

Food Network host and chef, also known as The Giggling Gourmet, Jenny Morris shot into the media spotlight with a weekly food programme on Cape Talk radio.  Since then, Jenny has made several television appearances and features as well as hosted her own programmes including her latest series,  ‘Jenny Cooks the Riveria’ on the Food Network channel.  Jenny is also an author, her most recent book, Nude Food, Rude Food, Good Food, was published in April 2014.  A range of her Giggling Gourmet products such as Glaze ‘n Baste and harissa paste can be found on many deli shelves around Cape Town.

TV’S ‘Africa on a plate’ Chef, Lentswe Bhengu

Born and raised in KwaZulu Natal, Lentswe Bhengu has been passionate about food and dining since his early teens. But it was only after working in the finance industry for five years that, in 2010, he switched

The Best of Durban Restaurants

A mix of some the city’s flagship culinary destinations and features the Mix Masters 360 degree bar – Get your mix on with a range of summer sun cocktails.

The Beer route:

A large craft beer showcase will be on tap – literally – at the Durban Good Food & Wine Show.

Shongweni Farmers Market

Shongweni Farmers Market – This hugely popular market with its stallholders will bring its country charm to the show, offering a range of yummy home-grown products.

The Wine Avenue

A fine selection of boutique wines to please your palate. Visitors will receive a free pack of wine tasting coupons with their wine glass purchase of R30. Further coupon booklets cost R25 each. Visit the Wade Bales wine stand and you could win a wine cellar – a special wine fridge filled with fabulous, boutique wine estate wines – worth a whopping R17 000. *No wine tasting may be done without a wine coupon.

Family Fun for Everyone

Family Fun for Everyone: – Food is about familyWith that in mind, we have crafted a range of entertainment including the Sweet Treats Theatre in association with Selati where we will be showing kids how to have some baking fun. Don’t miss cupcake decorating on the Snowflake stand and an interactive treat can be found on the Clover Tropika Smooth Ice stand.  

The Coffee Route

The Coffee Route – Enjoy Kenwood Delonghi Coffee and Baking Theatre surrounded by coffee and coffee related equipment.

Specialty Street

Specialty Street – See some of Durban’s artisan products under one roof – taste the mouth-watering delicacies and be inspired to create food fantasies at home.

Your Master Kitchen

Your Master Kitchen – Welcome to the “Your Master Kitchen” Theatre – a place to experience the best in the world of kitchen design, appliances, kitchen tools, master class cooking and wine demonstrations.

Your Master Kitchen” presents top KZN Chefs together with the most elite appliances and wine stemware for the audience to smell, taste, feel, hear and touch the palate of the want-to-be Master Chef or Master Foodie.  Seating is limited so please book your seat for your master experience.

The ‘Celebration Cakes Area’

The ‘Celebration Cakes Area’ – Celebrations is the theme for the Durban Good Food & Wine Show and what better way to celebrate than with a cake…from weddings, to birthdays, anniversaries and more.

Celebrity Book Signing

Celebrity Book Signing – make your way to the Celebrity Book stand after the demo and get a signed copy of your favourite chef’s book.  These are exclusive to The Good Food & Wine Show and in most cases not widely available in South Africa.

Sweet Treats in association with Selati Sugar

Kids enter through a giant cupcake and get given instruction on how to bake in the Selati Sweet Treats theatre … but watch out mums and dads because the kids are bound to be inspired and will want to take over your kitchen ever after.


Clover Tropika Smooth Ice

Fun for the kids can be found on the interactive Clover Tropika Smooth Ice stand. Don’t miss your chance to shake it up.

Wellingtons Romancing the Stove with Jenny Morris

Surprisingly seductive, this is all about the ingredients that hit the spot – or even the G spot. Getting to know the active ingredients in our foods that help to lift our moods as well as what awesome flavour combinations you can achieve … can produce, well, the desired results. This theatre is hosted by Food Network Host & Chef, Jenny Morris, The Giggling Gourmet.

The “Inside Scoop” with SABC 3

A time for Celebrations with SABC 3 and the opportunity to meet South Africa’s most celebrated television personalities from Isidingo, Expresso and Top Billing. A “live” talk show will be hosted with visitors gathering to hear in on celebrity chef interviews and the inside scoop on your favourite presenters.

“Inside Scoop” continues the festivities and presents our visitors with a remarkable opportunity to win big and in style. Test your presenting skills at the SABC3 stand and stand a chance to win a cash prize and fine dining with the SABC3 celebrities. The excitement can further be experienced and shared in the “Selfie Photo Booth” where visitors can take a picture with celebrity chefs and media personalities. You can find it on SABC3.

Extreme Nutrition Theatre – Special Guest Hayden Quinn

Extreme Nutrition Theatre – Special Guest Hayden Quinn will anchor this theatre. Come meet Hayden and a variety of nutritional specialists and get your Healthy Food Fix!

Spekko Cook Idols

Send your favourite song and recipe to East Coast Radio and stand a chance to cook and WIN at the Durban Good Food & Wine Show with Spekko Rice. *Your recipe must include Spekko Rice.