2017 Mussel Fest will be held at The Boat Club, Port FitzRoy,
Great Barrier Island.
celebrate the summer at the
18th Annual Great FitzRoy Mussel Fest
au naturel or as the special ingredient in
delicious mussel-based cuisine, mussel chowder,
kebabs, fritters and other yummy cuisine. Live music and
entertainment all day.
Port FitzRoy, with a resident population of about 30, is one
of the best natural deep water harbours in New Zealand. The
population swells dramatically in summer when up to 900
boats anchor in the many sheltered bays and coves around its
The food stall and bar area
at The Boat Club Tavern is a restricted (R18) area with a
$10 entry fee (ID must be produced if requested). Children
are able to access the restricted area for free only if they
are accompanied by their parents.