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Nightjar Festival

Thursday 7 January 2016 - Friday 26 February 2016
Surf beach Drive
Torquay, Victoria 3228
Emerging designers, amazing musicians, taste sensations from around the world, award winning street performers and a... read more

Skipton Market

Saturday 9 January 2016 - Saturday 10 December 2016
Anderson Street
Skipton, Victoria 3361
The Skipton Market is conveniently located on the Glenelg Highway between Ballarat and Hamilton. Skipton is blessed with... read more

Conserving koala habitats in the Great Otway National Park

Wednesday 3 February 2016 - Friday 25 November 2016
90 Manna Gum Dr,
Cape Otway, Victoria 3233
In the Great Otway National Park, the koala population have been increasing and destroying the native tree species.... read more

Terang Market

Saturday 6 February 2016 - Saturday 3 December 2016
Corner Thompson Street (Noorat Road) and Bourkes Road
Terang, Victoria 3264
Come along the first Saturday of each month to the Terang Market under beautiful avenues of oak, cottonwood poplars and... read more

Camperdown Craft Market

Sunday 7 February 2016 - Sunday 4 December 2016
Manifold Street
Camperdown, Victoria 3260
Held on the historic avenue of Camperdown's Manifold Street, the Camperdown Craft Market is held on the first Sunday of... read more

Commonwealth Championship Sheepdog Trials

Monday 8 February 2016 - Sunday 14 February 2016
Bourne Avenue
Port Fairy, Victoria 3284
The Commonwealth Championship Sheepdog Trials are open to all registered sheep dog workers throughout Australia. Novice,... read more

Sandford Village Market

Sunday 14 February 2016
16 Burke Street
Sandford, Victoria 3312
Sandford Village Market is held in the small village of Sandford, Victoria. Craft, plants, hand knitted items,... read more

Giant Odyssey Mountain Bike Marathon

Saturday 20 February 2016
1-3 Gilbert Street
Forrest, Victoria 3236
The Giant Odyssey is Australia's most respected mountain bike marathon thanks to the quantity of epic single track, the... read more

Apollo Bay Seafood Festival

Saturday 20 February 2016
Foreshore Reserve
Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233
Seafood lovers take note. Grab your family, friends and picnic rug and head on down to Victoria's own Paradise by the... read more

Derrinallum Market

Sunday 21 February 2016 - Sunday 18 December 2016
Main Street
Derrinallum, Victoria 3325
The Derrinallum Market takes pride of place in the main street under the elms and has an average of 45 stalls with lots... read more

Heywood Wood, Wine & Roses Festival

Saturday 27 February 2016
Town Green
Heywood, Victoria 3304
Heywood Wood, Wine & Roses Committee will be celebrating their 23rd Annual Festival on 27 February 2016. Entertainment... read more

Gellibrand River Blues and Blueberry Festival

Saturday 27 February 2016 - Sunday 28 February 2016
Main Street
Gellibrand, Victoria 3239
The Gellibrand River Blues and Blueberry festival is a unique event held in the last weekend of February to celebrate... read more

Corangamite Foodies Feast

Friday 4 March 2016
Adeney Street
Camperdown, Victoria 3260
The Corangamite Foodies Feast is back in 2016 for its fifth year, with special guest Matthew Evans. The Corangamite... read more

Music In The Vines

Saturday 5 March 2016
144 Mount Eccles Road
Macarthur, Victoria 3286
Macarthur's inaugural Music In The Vines Festival is set to kick off at 9:30am on 5 March 2016, with Troy Cassar-Daley... read more

Port Fairy Folk Festival

Friday 11 March 2016 - Monday 14 March 2016
Campbell Street
Port Fairy, Victoria 3284
Twenty venues host one of Australia's largest music festivals presenting roots, celtic, folk, country, bluegrass, blues,... read more

Aireys Inlet Open Mic Music Festival

Friday 18 March 2016 - Sunday 20 March 2016
45 Great Ocean Road
Aireys Inlet, Victoria 3231
The ninth annual Aireys Inlet Open Mic Music Festival will be held from 18th to 20th March 2016. The festival caters... read more

Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach

Thursday 24 March 2016 - Tuesday 5 April 2016
Bells Beach
Bells Beach, Victoria 3228
Historical Bells Beach, home of the longest running surf competition in the world celebrates it's 54th anniversary this... read more

Birregurra Easter Arts

Saturday 26 March 2016 - Sunday 27 March 2016
37 Roseneath Road
Warncoort, Victoria 3243
Birregurra Easter Arts is a two day program of visual arts, music and poetry performance, demonstrations and... read more

The Virtual Arboretum Project Portland

Monday 28 March 2016
Glenelg Street
Portland, Victoria 3305
The Virtual Arboretum Project is a virtual artistic pathway linking regions across Australia. The very first pilot of... read more

Woody's Murray to Moyne Annual Cycle Relay

Saturday 2 April 2016 - Sunday 3 April 2016
PO Box 93
Port Fairy, Victoria 3284
Woody's Murray to Moyne Annual Cycle Relay is an annual cycling relay with approximately 1500 riders and support crews.... read more

Kids Adventure Outdoors at Anglesea

Saturday 2 April 2016 - Sunday 3 April 2016
Great Ocean Road
Anglesea, Victoria 3230
Kids Adventure Outdoors - now in its second year - is a new event focusing on outdoor activities in natural landscapes.... read more

The Victorian Dance Festival

Friday 15 April 2016 - Sunday 17 April 2016
185 Timor Street
Warrnambool, Victoria 3280
The Victorian Dance Festival is an annual event showcasing the very best in the Australian Dance Industry over three... read more

The Great Ocean and Otway Classic Ride

Saturday 16 April 2016
Elephant Walk Reserve
Torquay, Victoria 3228
The RACV Great Ocean & Otway Classic Ride is one of Australia's premier and most spectacular rides, attracting... read more

GMHBA Great Ocean Road Marathon

Saturday 14 May 2016 - Sunday 15 May 2016
176 Mountjoy Parade
Lorne, Victoria 3232
Australia's iconic Great Ocean Road is home to one of the world's most visually spectacular runs, the Great Ocean Road... read more

Camperdown's Robert Burns Festival

Friday 20 May 2016 - Sunday 22 May 2016
Manifold Street
Camperdown, Victoria 3260
Following the blowing success that was the 2015 Robert Burns Festival, Camperdown and Corangamite Shire have now... read more

Mortlake Art Show

Friday 10 June 2016 - Monday 13 June 2016
15 Shaw Street
Mortlake, Victoria 3272
The annual Mortlake Art Show aims to inspire, encourage and develop local talent in the Western District of Victoria.... read more

Geelong Cross Country Anglesea Eight Kilometre Footrace

Sunday 28 August 2016
35 Harvey Street
Anglesea, Victoria 3230
On Sunday, 28 August 2016 the Geelong Cross Country Club will conduct a handicap race for runners 16 years and older... read more

Surf Coast Century

Saturday 3 September 2016
Great Ocean Road
Anglesea, Victoria 3230
Welcome to the Surf Coast Century. This is ultra trail running at its best: surf coast location, diverse and challenging... read more

Sheep Shearing Competition

Saturday 15 October 2016
1115 Princes Highway
Moriac, Victoria 3240
The sixth annual sheep shearing competition is on again at Mt Moriac, after the community event's inaugural event in... read more

Camperdown Cruise Rockabilly Weekend

Thursday 20 October 2016 - Sunday 23 October 2016
Manifold Street
Camperdown, Victoria 3260
South West Victoria is becoming known as the home of a good music festival: Port Fairy has its 'folkie', Koroit has its... read more

Upwelling Festival Portland

Saturday 29 October 2016
Bentinck Street
Portland, Victoria 3305
The Upwelling Festival in Portland offers a fantastic and vibrant way for visitors and Portland locals to celebrate and... read more

Moyneyana Festival

Saturday 24 December 2016 - Thursday 26 January 2017
Sackville Street
Port Fairy, Victoria 3284
The Moyneyana Festival is in its 68th year and is known for its enduring tribute to community spirit. The festival runs... read more

Anglesea Rock2Ramp Ocean Swim

Wednesday 28 December 2016
Point Roadnight
Anglesea, Victoria 3230
The Anglesea Rock 2 Ramp is an open water swim held at Point Roadnight Beach and is comprised of two distances of two... read more

Anglesea Surf Life Saving Club - Senior Carnival

Sunday 8 January 2017
100 Great Ocean Road
Anglesea, Victoria 3230
The Anglesea Surf Life Saving Club is hosting what is considered the pre-eminent Victorian senior lifesaving carnival at... read more

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High Tea on the High Seas - Searoad Ferries

Experience High Tea on the High Seas in the privacy of the Portsea Lounge on board the Queenscliff Sorrento Ferry.

High Tea on the High Seas - Searoad Ferries

Experience High Tea on the High Seas in the privacy of the Portsea Lounge on board the Queenscliff Sorrento Ferry.
Enjoy table service in elegant surroundings, exquisite food, quality tea and real coffee!

$40.00 per person and includes immediate return travel on the same ferry for a leisurely experience.

Every Sunday from February to November
12pm sailing from Sorrento
3pm sailing from Queenscliff.

To book visit or contact 03 5258 3244