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Point Lonsdale Market

Sunday 8 June 2014 - Sunday 14 June 2015
22 Bowen Road
Point Lonsdale, Victoria 3225
The Point Lonsdale Market is one of the larger and more popular markets on the Bellarine Peninsula. The market... read more

Conserving Koala habitats in the Great Otway National Park

Wednesday 3 September 2014 - Friday 13 February 2015
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

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014

Tuesday 16 December 2014 - Sunday 1 March 2015
26-32 Moorabool St
Geelong, Victoria 3220
Now in its 50th year, Wildlife Photographer of the Year is the most prestigious photography event of its kind, providing... read more

Faulty Towers - the Dining Experience

Friday 19 December 2014 - Friday 21 August 2015
46 Hesse Street
Queenscliff, Victoria 3225
Be abused by Basil, amused by Manuel and charmed by Sybil as the cast perform this fabulous, hilarious and truly chaotic... read more

Queenscliff Market

Sunday 28 December 2014 - Sunday 27 December 2015
Hygeia Drv
Queenscliff, Victoria 3225
Experience the true laid-back atmosphere at one of the hidden gems. Situated in picturesque Princess Park which is... read more

NightJar Festival Torquay

Thursday 1 January 2015 - Thursday 29 January 2015
Cnr Bell St & Surf Beach Drive
Torquay, Victoria 3228
The NightJar is the first of its kind on the Surf Coast. This is a designer/artisans festival with a great Surf Coast... read more

Golden Plains Farmers Market

Saturday 3 January 2015 - Saturday 4 April 2015
Milton St
Bannockburn, Victoria 3331
Come and taste the real food and produce from the farms and vineyards of Golden Plains and Moorabool Valley. Fresh from... read more

Grand Afternoon Tea at the Vue Grand

Sunday 18 January 2015 - Sunday 15 February 2015
46 Hesse Streeet
Queenscliff, Victoria 3225
It is said that class and style are things to be savoured, enjoyed and never rushed, so why not savour and enjoy your... read more

The Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race

Saturday 31 January 2015 - Sunday 1 February 2015
The Great Ocean Road
Geelong, Victoria 3220
The first event of its kind in Australia and inspired by the prestigious Spring Classics of Europe, the elite one day... read more

Camperdown Craft Market

Sunday 1 February 2015 - Sunday 6 December 2015
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

Terang Market

Saturday 7 February 2015 - Saturday 5 December 2015
Cnr Thompson St (Noorat Rd) 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

Great Ocean Road cycle

Sunday 8 February 2015 - Tuesday 10 February 2015
Gordon ave
Geelong, Victoria 3220
The Great Ocean Road cycle is an annual cycle tour that begins in Geelong Victoria and ends in Warrnambool. The Great... read more

Commonwealth Championship Sheepdog Trials

Monday 9 February 2015 - Sunday 15 February 2015
Bourne Avenue
Port Fairy, Victoria 3284
The Commonwealth Championship Sheepdog Trials will be held from 10th - 16th February 2014. These trials are open to... read more

Macbeth Essential theatre at Leura Park Estate

Friday 13 February 2015 - Saturday 14 February 2015
1400 Portarlington Road
Curlewis, Victoria 3222
Friday 13th could not be a more perfect date for staging one of world's most loved and classic tragedies. Leura Park... read more

Skipton Market

Saturday 14 February 2015 - Saturday 12 December 2015
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

All Ford Day - Geelong

Sunday 15 February 2015
Pidons Road
Waurn Ponds, Victoria 3216
Come down to Deakin University for the largest display of Ford vehicles anywhere in Australia. The day will... read more

Derrinallum Market

Sunday 15 February 2015 - Sunday 15 March 2015
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

2015 Festival of Glass

Sunday 15 February 2015
40 Collins Street
Drysdale, Victoria 3222
At the heart of the 2015 Festival of Glass is a glass Expo that features stalls from more than 50 local and interstate... read more

The Great Eastern Beach Paddle

Sunday 15 February 2015
Eastern Beach
Geelong, Victoria 3220
Eastern Beach is the jewel of Geelong's magnificent waterfront. With its popular swimming spots, lush grass and... read more

For Five. A Gala for five year olds with Julia Donaldson in Geelong.

Wednesday 18 February 2015
153 Pakington St
Geelong West, Victoria 3218
The Wheeler Centre has invited children's author and entertainer Julia Donaldson, creator of The Gruffalo, to take young... read more

Apollo Bay Seafood Festival

Saturday 21 February 2015
Apollo Bay Foreshore
Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233
Seafood lovers take note! Mark Saturday 21 February 2015 in your diary and grab your family, friends and picnic rug and... read more

Great Australian Beer Festival Geelong

Saturday 21 February 2015
99 Breakwater Road
Breakwater, Victoria 3219
The Great Australian Beer Festival (GABF) is returning bigger and better in 2015. More brewers and brews from all around... read more

Australian International Airshow

Tuesday 24 February 2015 - Sunday 1 March 2015
Beach Road
Lara, Victoria 3212
The skies above Avalon Airport will again reverberate to the sound of thunder in February 2015, when the 12th Australian... read more

74th Lucas Oils Australian Speedcar Championship

Friday 27 February 2015 - Saturday 28 February 2015
32 Fairy Street
Warrnambool, Victoria 3280
In an exciting and welcome announcement, the Premier Speedway club and Speedcars Australia are pleased to announce... read more

Sustainable Hook & Vine Festival

Saturday 28 February 2015
Cnr Bell St and Great Ocean Road
Torquay, Victoria 3228
The popular tourist town of Torquay will host the very first Sustainable Hook & Vine Festival, promising to be one of... read more

Pako Festa A Celebration of Cultural Diversity

Saturday 28 February 2015
153 Pakington Street
Geelong West, Victoria 3218
Pako Festa, now in its thirty second year is Geelong's much loved, award-winning, free annual community cultural... read more

Heywood Wood, Wine & Roses Festival

Saturday 28 February 2015
Town Green
Heywood, Victoria 3304
Heywood Wood, Wine & Roses Committee will be celebrating their 22nd Annual Festival on 28th February 2015. Entertainment... read more

Motorhead Kroozers Third Annual Car, Bike and Tattoo Show 2015

Saturday 28 February 2015
Sproat Street
Portarlington, Victoria 3223
Motorhead Kroozers is having its third annual Car, Bike and Tattoo Show with food stalls, plenty of entertainment on... read more

Geelong Highland Gathering

Sunday 1 March 2015
75 Pigdons Road
Waurn Ponds, Victoria 3216
The Geelong Highland Gathering has won the right to host the Victorian Highland Pipe Band Championships for the first... read more

Motor City Music Festival 6 - 8th March

Friday 6 March 2015 - Sunday 8 March 2015
Geelong Showgrounds
East Geelong, Victoria 3219
The Motor City Music Festival taking place on 6th - 8th March 2015 has something for everyone! Grown-ups will rock out... read more

Port Fairy Folk Festival

Friday 6 March 2015 - Monday 9 March 2015
Campbell St
Port Fairy, Victoria 3284
Twenty venues host one of Australia's largest music festivals presenting roots, celtic, folk, country, bluegrass, blues,... read more

Terang Country Music Festival

Friday 13 March 2015 - Sunday 15 March 2015
40 Keilambete Road
Terang, Victoria 3264
Terang will put itself on the country music festival map when it hosts a major event in March. The festival program... read more

Aireys Inlet Open Mic Music Festival

Friday 13 March 2015 - Sunday 15 March 2015
45 Great Ocean Rd
Aireys Inlet, Victoria 3231
The 8th annual Aireys Inlet Open Mic Music Festival will be held from 13th to 15th March 2013. The festival is... read more

Corangamite Foodies Feast

Friday 13 March 2015
Adeney Street
Camperdown, Victoria 3260
The Corangamite Foodies Feast is back in 2015 for its fourth year. The Corangamite region is fast becoming renowned... read more

Clyde Park 2015 Golden Plains Arts Trail

Saturday 21 March 2015 - Sunday 22 March 2015
Kelly Road
Bannockburn, Victoria 3331
The Clyde Park 2015 Golden Plains Arts Trail is a weekend adventure showcasing the work of artists of the Golden Plains... read more

Woody's Murray to Moyne Annual Cycle Relay

Saturday 28 March 2015 - Sunday 29 March 2015
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

Geelong Half Marathon

Sunday 12 April 2015
High St
Belmont, Victoria 3216
The Geelong Half Marathon will be held on Sunday, 12th April, 2015 which is the first Sunday after Easter. The course... read more

Rip Curl Pro

Wednesday 15 April 2015 - Sunday 26 April 2015
Bells Beach Rd
Bells Beach, Victoria 3228
The Rip Curl Pro will this year be celebrating the 53rd anniversary of the Bells Beach Easter Rally and the Rip Curl Pro... read more

Great Ocean Road Marathon

Saturday 16 May 2015 - Sunday 17 May 2015
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

National Celtic Festival

Friday 5 June 2015 - Monday 8 June 2015
Portarlington
Portarlington, Victoria 3223
The National Celtic Festival is widely recognised as the premier Celtic festival in the southern hemisphere. With a... read more

Queenscliffe Bricks

Saturday 20 June 2015 - Sunday 21 June 2015
Bowen Road
Point Lonsdale, Victoria 3225
Queenscliffe Bricks is a display of Lego models provided by the Melbourne Lego User Group and organised by the Rotary... read more

Camperdown's Robert Burns Festival

Friday 26 June 2015 - Sunday 28 June 2015
Manifold Street
Camperdown, Victoria 3260
Following the blowing success that was the 2014 Robert Burns Festival, Camperdown and Corangamite Shire have now... read more

Festival of Performing Arts, Lorne

Friday 28 August 2015 - Sunday 30 August 2015
Great Ocean road
Lorne, Victoria 3232
The loveliest length of the Great Ocean Road will come alive for the 3rd Annual Lorne Festival of Performing Arts,... read more

Lorne Festival of Performing Arts

Friday 28 August 2015 - Sunday 30 August 2015
Mountjoy Parade
Lorne, Victoria 3232
Set against a stunning coastal backdrop where the waves lap at the shore, the streets of Lorne are about to come alive... read more

Geelong Cross Country Anglesea 8 kilometre Footrace

Sunday 30 August 2015
35 Harvey St, Anglesea
Anglesea, Victoria 3230
On Sunday, 30 August 2015 the Geelong Cross Country Club will conduct a handicap race for runners 16 years and older... read more

The Camperdown Aussie Farmers Annual Show

Saturday 10 October 2015
Errey Street
Camperdown, Victoria 3260
The Camperdown Aussie Farmers Annual Show will be held on Saturday 10th October 2015 with a full and exciting program... read more

CopRice Cobden Spring Festival

Friday 16 October 2015 - Sunday 18 October 2015
Curdie St
Cobden, Victoria 3266
Come and visit a wonderful community celebration of Spring at the CopRice Cobden Spring Festival this October,... read more

The Camperdown Cruise Rockabilly Festival

Thursday 22 October 2015 - Sunday 25 October 2015
Manifold Street
Camperdown, Victoria 3260
The 2015 Camperdown Cruise Rockabilly Festival is on Thursday 22nd October to Sunday 25th October along the historic... read more

Toast to the Coast 14 Year Anniversary

Saturday 31 October 2015 - Sunday 1 November 2015
Geelong
Geelong, Victoria 3220
Toast to the Coast is a signature Victorian event, getting bigger and better than ever before. Wineries across... read more

Upwelling Festival Portland

Saturday 31 October 2015
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

Koroit Agricultural & Pastoral Show

Saturday 14 November 2015
High Street
Koroit, Victoria 3282
Experience all the spectacle, excitement and fun of a country show including cattle competitions,horse events and art... read more

Noorat Show

Saturday 21 November 2015
Mackinnons Bridge Rd
Noorat, Victoria 3265
There is something for everyone at the Noorat Show, with over 30 different competitions on offer you won't be... read more

Bluestone Blues Festival

Thursday 31 December 2015 - Friday 1 January 2016
B140 Hamilton Highway
Murgheboluc, Victoria 3221
Bluestone Blues Festival is an event by the Sleepy Hollow Blues Club in partnership with Taste. See. Explore - Visit... read more

Lake School of Celtic Music - Koroit

Saturday 2 January 2016
High Street
Koroit, Victoria 3282
Lake School of Celtic Music annual event where you learn to play Irish Music, learn Irish dance steps and sing Celtic... read more
 

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Seahaven Village - Taste of The Bellarine $495

Relax at stunning Barwon Heads Friday and Saturday night in a cosy 4.5 star one bedroom spa suite.

Barwon Heads Golf Club - Winter Escape with Free Golf

$240 per couple per night

Drive In + Chill Out at BIG4 Beacon Resort

Drive In + Chill Out at BIG4 Beacon Resort.

Twilight Cruise - Searoad Ferries

Take a stroll on the viewing decks, sample some of the regions finest produce, all in the privacy of the Portsea Lounge.

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.

Girls Indulgence Getaway

Reboot your life with an indulgent Girl's Getaway.

Seahaven Village - Taste of The Bellarine $495

Relax at stunning Barwon Heads Friday and Saturday night in a cosy 4.5 star one bedroom spa suite. Enjoy fabulous bonuses including:

  • A $70 dinner voucher
  • Welcome pack including wine, chocolates and a breakfast basket
Stay between Sunday and Thursday nights and receive THREE nights accommodation for the same price.

T: 03 5254 1066
 

Barwon Heads Golf Club - Winter Escape with Free Golf

This winter, guests who book a standard room at our normal Bed and Breakfast rate play golf for free. Want an even better reason to take a break? The Club is rated one of Australia’s Top 10 public access courses.

From $240 per room per night.
($120 p/p twin share)

  • Accommodation in a standard room with ensuite at Barwon Heads Golf Club
  • Fully cooked breakfast
  • A complimentary round of golf each person (normally up to $85 each).

Address: Golf Links Rd, Barwon Heads, Victoria 3227

To book:

Phone: 03 5255 6255
Fax: 03 5255 6266
Website: www.bhgc.com.au
Email: reservations@bhgc.com.au

T&C's: Valid Sunday to Thursday inclusive. 1st June to 31 August 2014. Dress requirements apply on course and in the clubhouse.
 

Drive In + Chill Out at BIG4 Beacon Resort

$317 for 2 adults & up to 2 children (save 60%)

  • 2 nights in a Lonsdale Villa
  • Unlimited Mountain Bike Hire
  • Unlimited DVD Hire
  • A daily Espresso Coffee or Hot Chocolate per person
  • A bottle of local wine
  • Free Daily Kids Activities
  • An extra Long Late Check-out to 6.00pm

Plus get two LI'TYA Deep Ocean Renewal Facials for the price of 1 at the resort's Mud Day Spa (save $120)

And there's plenty of indoor fun at the resort with an indoor heated swimming pool and 8-seater spa, an indoor toddler playroom and a games room. Add another layer of clothing and there's even more to explore outside! BIG4 Beacon Resort is the ideal base to check out Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale.

Phone 1800 351 152 or Book Online.

Terms and Conditions: Offer expires on 31/08/2014

 

Twilight Cruise - Searoad Ferries

Take a stroll on the viewing decks and find the best spot to capture the setting sun. Sample some of the regions finest artisan products from both the Bellarine and Mornington Peninsulas. Enjoy a regional produce platter with an award winning wine, locally made ale or cider, all in the privacy of the Portsea Lounge.

$35.00 per person (includes return sailing between Sorrento and Queenscliff)

Every Friday and Saturday from April to December
4pm sailing from Sorrento
5pm sailing from Queenscliff

To book visit www.searoad.com.au or contact 03 5258 3244

 

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 www.searoad.com.au or contact 03 5258 3244

 

Girls Indulgence Getaway

Reboot your life with an indulgent Girl's Getaway. When life gets a little overwhelming, an escape with your best friends can be the best way to share some uninterrupted catch up time, a little relaxation and, of course, some well-deserved indulgence on looking after you.

$798 is for 4 people ($199.50 per person) and includes:

  • 2 nights accommodation at Beacon Resort in a Curlewis Villa
  • A Food Purveyor "Little Extra" Hamper (special treats from our region including jams, chocolates, tapenade and much much more)
  • 1 x bottle of Jack Rabbit Sparkling
  • 4 x 60 minute relaxation massages in our day spa
  • Return transfers to a venue of choice (within 3225 postcode area during your stay)
  • Unlimited DVD Hire
  • 12 noon check-out

This offer is valid until the 20th December 2014; No further discounts apply; Some exclusion periods to apply; Package is subject to availability at the time of booking.