Great Southern Field Days Winchelsea

Interested in local produce, art and agriculture or simply looking for an informative and entertaining day out? This event is held at the magnificent Barwon Park Mansion, featuring regional produce, art and agriculture, while celebrating innovation in farming, manufacturing and services.

The only event of its kind throughout the surrounding region, from Ballarat and Warrnambool to Colac Otway and Geelong, the Field Days provide an opportunity to showcase the latest developments in farming machinery, equipment and technology.

Exhibitors from around the State will feature an extensive range of supplies from manufacturers and farmers, to wineries and local food producers. Cooking demonstrations from renowned local chefs, family entertainment and true country hospitality will add to the overall flavour of the occasion.

When: Annually over four days in April │ Where: Barwon Park Mansion │ Visit:

Barwon Park Mansion plays host to high teas, special events and exhibitions from time to time,  It is also a beautiful venue for weddings and special occasions.  Find more information on their website

Surf Coast Arts Trail

The Surf Coast Arts Trail is a popular annual event, providing an opportunity to discover art and meet the artists in their studios and creative venues on the coast and hinterland.  Five Winchelsea artists opened their studios during the 2017 event, joining many more artists in surrounding towns throughout the hinterland and coast. 

When: Annually in August│ Where: Various locations throughout Surf Coast Shire │ Visit:

Winchelsea Growers and Makers Market

The Winchelsea Growers and Makers Market offers a diverse mix of quality product from producers in the region. The market is run by volunteers from the community group Growing Winchelsea Inc. Buy directly from producers, processors and local artisans who sell their goods direct to the public near the source of origin. The market is a social celebration of all things good - food, family, friends, and conversation.

When : First Sunday of every month (Spring-Autumn), 9am to 1pm │ Where : Winchelsea Bridge, Main Street, Winchelsea │ Visit:

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