Due to the current and ever changing COVID 19 – Coronavirus situation, and in response to Federal Government announcements regarding public gatherings over 500 people, the 2020 Chilli & Chocolate Festival has been cancelled. Event Organisers, Shoalhaven City Turf Club appreciate all the interest of vendors and the support of those who have been involved or attended our past years


 Tantalise & tempt your senses with the infusion of two very distinct flavours

The Nowra Chilli & Chocolate Festival is a one day festival to embrace, promote and sell chilli & chocolate related, and other gourmet & lifestyle products to the region and surrounds in a relaxed, family friendly environment. This is an event for all ages with an interest in Chilli & Chocolate related products, with live entertainment and a host of fun filled family activities.  Entry tickets available at the gate on the day.

Located just two hours south of Sydney on the beautiful NSW South Coast. The Festival will be held at the Archer Racecourse, Nowra – home of the Shoalhaven City Turf Club.

“Our afternoon tea was full of local goodies…chilli ginger beer, disaster bay chilli relish & chilli wine jelly, and some amazing unicorn chilli Brie! Yummo! Thanks for putting on the event, it was great!”

Tamsin Smith

“What a lovely way to spend a lazy Sunday, strolling around the chilli and chocolate festival. Great events should be more days like this.“

Karen Denny

“We’re having Chicken with Disaster Bay Chilli Wine glaze and a cold Chilli Wine! Thank you Nowra Chilli & Chocolate Festival.”

Ruth Godfrey