Melbourne loves its dumplings so it’s fitting that our city host one of the biggest dumpling eating competitions in the country!

Go up against Australia’s pro competitive eater (yes, that’s a real title) ‘Hulk Smash Food’ to become the dumpling champion… and win a casual $500 dining voucher while you’re at it.

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🐷🥟 Box Hill Central Dumpling Competition 🥟🐷 If you absolutely love Steamed Pork Dumplings as much as I do this news is gonna be right up your alley, on the 22nd of June @boxhillcentral will be holding a huge Dumpling Eating Competition. The rules of the Competition are simple, the first contestant to finish 50 delicious Steamed Pork Dumplings the fastest will Win a massive $500 Dining Voucher to the amazing Kitchen Republic, now that's a whole lotta Dumplings. Keep your eyes on the @boxhillcentral Instagram and Facebook pages in the coming days for all the Competition details, but in the meantime if you think you have what it takes email @boxhillcentral at and tell them in 25 words or less why you think you can beat me to enter, cya there everyone. Shirt by @wndrr Specs by @dresdenvision Watch by @citizenwatch 🐷🥟 #boxhill #boxhillcentral #steamed #pork #dumplings #porkdumplings #steamedporkdumplings #manvsfood #compeating #competitiveeating #competitiveeater #foodchallenge #melb #melbourne #melbournefood #kitchenrepublic #soysauce #chili #chilli #chopsticks #rollingricebowl #restaurant #foodchallenge #dumplingcompetition #eater #proeater #proeating #professionaleater #bhcdumplingchallenge #rollingricebowl

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So, what do you have to do? Oh, you know – eat, uh, 50 dumplings as fast as you can. Simple!

With 405 competition wins under his belt, will you be able to beat Hulk Smash Food? You never know until you try, right?

Melbourne’s home of Asian culture and cuisine, Box Hill Central, will host its first ever dumpling eating competition on Saturday 22nd June, and entry is 100% free! Register for the competition here.


May the dumpling gods be in your favour!