THE MOYNEYANA FESTIVAL
Dec 2016 - Jan 2017
The Moyneyana Festival is known for its enduring tribute to community spirit. The festival runs over five weeks from Christmas Eve through to Australia Day each year. Initiated in 1947, the festival helps to raise funds for the local hospital, and attracts crowds of 15,000 visitors each year.
PORT FAIRY FOLD FESTIVAL
March 10th - 13th 2017
Since its inception the festival will have presented around 3,500 acts including over 500 internationals and over 12,000 musicians to an audience of beyond 240,000 ticket holders and 1,000,000 attendances to the wee village of Port Fairy.
FUN 4KIDS FESTIVAL
June/July 2017 - to be confirmed
Fun4Kids Festival is Australia’s BEST children’s festival made up of 17 incredible fun zones full of kids’ entertainment and activities. With so many things to do in one location, you can choose your own adventure and enjoy the festival at your own pace.
LORNE FESTIVAL OF PERFORMING ARTS
September 2017 - dates to be confirmed
From breathtaking cabaret, junkyard theatre and comedic genius to powerhouse harmonies, heartbreaking ballads and howling late night jazz, FOPA 2016 will bring exciting emerging and seasoned performers to Lorne for a weekend of intoxicating shows.
TOAST TO THE COAST FOOD AND WINE FESTIVAL
October 29 & 30 2016
Take the opportunity to explore one of Australia’s truly iconic wine regions and taste your way across The Bellarine, Moorabool Valley and Surf Coast, as our region’s producers showcase the best Geelong winery experience on offer while you relax and enjoy our acclaimed wines.
UPWELLING FESTIVAL, PORTLAND
29th October 2016
A celebration of the natural wonders brought to the town of Portland by the Bonney Upwelling. A free, one-day event in Portland, Victoria which offers a fantastic and vibrant way for the community and visitors to celebrate the unique features of our beautiful coastal town.