We invite you to be our guests & participants as contestants at
the first world championship in olive picking from the 19th - 22nd of October 2017 in Postira on Island Brač in beautiful Croatia.
The events aim is to promote olive growing & everything linked to it.
All countries having a tradition of producing olive oil
will participate in this competition.
The representational teams of the participating countries will consist of four members - two women and two men. categories in which they will test their strength will be hand picking techniques and picking using rakes.
Visitors will be able to experience Postira, the eco-ethno village of Dol
as well as the island of Brač itself in the best possible way.
What is the first
Besides the competition part
educational workshops, lectures, tastings, tours & entertaining evenings will be organised throughout the duration of the championship,
POSTIRA - ISLAND BRAČ
Arrival & welcome dinner with
representation of countries participating
competition day 1
In the morning traditional technique picking
followed by lunch in Dol ethno eco village, then
modern technique picking followed by oil processing at
Postira Agro - cooperative followed by dinner
In case of unfavourable weather the day before we continue picking after which we explore Postira & the ethno eco village of DOL,
its tradition (hrapoćuša cake, ''Good Friday procession'' trail,
traditional konobas with olive oil & wine tasting) following a trip to
Stone mason school in Pučišća, village Škrip & Vidova gora,
the highest peak on island brac followed by some free time
until the awards dinner & party Event.
Breakfast farewell & departure
As contestants at the championship your team will have an opportunity to present your countrys’ olive picking traditions & oil production practices.
EACH team will get a booth to
Display & Present Your home Products Effectively by telling your story, creating dimension & personality by showing us your signature style.
You will also have a chance to learn from others & exchange knowledge in practical ways.
Simply send us an email request to Postira town at the provided email address to which our friendly staff will assist you
further or simply click the apply button below.
Arrival to Brač island is at your cost
& we take care of the rest.
- Transfer from ferry to Postira & back
- Accommodation for your team
- Welcome dinner
- PLACE to promote your country (booth)
- Final dinner
- Lunch in eco-ethno village Dol
- All picking equipment
- Competitors team jersey