While Virat Kohli lights up the field during the upcoming Victoria Bitter One Day International (ODI) Series between Australia and India, celebrity chef Peter Kuruvita will be lighting up the taste buds of fans through the Field of Flavours food markets at the Perth, Melbourne and Sydney matches in the series.
Created with the help of renowned celebrity chef and official Ambassador Peter Kuruvita, Field of Flavours – modelled on late-night food markets – will offer fans at the WACA, MCG and SCG a unique assortment of authentic multicultural cuisine prepared by local vendors.
Cultural music and dance performances from Saffron Groove, Siyer, Rhythm Mania and others will entertain fans as they dine on exotic culinary options.The Cricket will also be broadcast on a big screen in the Field of Flavours in Sydney and Melbourne to ensure fans don’t miss a ball while enjoying their culinary experience.
Peter Kuruvita said the markets will offer unique food options for fans, beyond the typical food on offer at matches.
“Fans are often quite limited in their food options at major sporting events, so to offer something new and increase range of choice is really exciting,” Kuruvita said.
“We’re really enhancing the food experience that’s on offer to cricket fans and providing a dedicated space for people to sit down and relax whilst enjoying some delicious food from all over the world,” Kuruvita added.
The Field of Flavours will be located inside the WACA on the West Bank for the Perth, in Yarra Park outside Gate 3 of the MCG in Melbourne, and in Centennial Park outside Gate E of the SCGin Sydney.
Fans are encouraged to show their support for their team by wearing team colours and #GoGold (for Australia) or #GoBlue (for India) during the five-match ODI series that begins in Perth on January 12.
Field of Flavours details are as follows:
DATE: Tuesday 12 January, 2016
TIME: 10:00am – 7:00pm
LOCATION: The WACA – inside the venue on the West Bank
DATE: Sunday 17 January, 2016
TIME: 1:00pm – 9:30pm
LOCATION: MCG – Yarra Park outside Gate 3
DATE: Saturday 23 January, 2016
TIME: 1:00pm – 9.30pm
LOCATION: SCG, Centennial Park outside Gate E
Please note fans will NOT require a match ticket to access the Field of Flavours.
For full details about the Field Of Flavours, visit www.fieldsofflavours.com.au.