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Commonwealth Championship Sheepdog Trials

Commonwealth Championship Sheepdog Trials

2016-02-14 - 2016-02-14 | Map

The Commonwealth Championship Sheepdog Trials are open to all registered sheep dog workers throughout Australia. Novice, Open and Improver trials will be held over a period of one ...more

Terang Market

Terang Market

2016-12-03 - 2016-12-03 | Map

Come along the first Saturday of each month to the Terang Market under beautiful avenues of oak, cottonwood poplars and plane trees. Enjoy a friendly relaxed market, both indoor...more

Camperdown Rotary Market

Camperdown Rotary Market

2016-12-04 - 2016-12-04 | Map

Held on the historic avenue of Camperdown's Manifold Street, the Camperdown Rotary Market is held on the first Sunday of each month. The market offers opportunity to browse and buy...more

Skipton Market

Skipton Market

2016-12-10 - 2016-12-10 | Map

The Skipton Market is conveniently located on the Glenelg Highway between Ballarat and Hamilton. Skipton is blessed with beautiful parks and gardens and significant historic buildi...more

Port Fairy Community Market

Port Fairy Community Market

2017-01-07 - 2017-01-07 | Map

The Port Fairy Community Market is held every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month at Railway Place, Port Fairy, from 9am to 1pm. There are over 40 stalls selling a huge array of loc...more

Cobden Miniature Railway and Mini Golf Park

Cobden Miniature Railway and Mini Golf Park

2017-01-08 - 2017-01-08 | Map

Cobden Miniature Railway Park provides miniature train rides, 18 hole Mini Golf, canteen, children's playground and barbecue facilities. The Park is open to the general public on ...more

Friends of the Community Market

Friends of the Community Market

2017-01-08 - 2017-01-08 | Map

The Friends of the Community Market is held at the Sandford Football Reserve. Craft, plants, hand knitted items, country fare, refreshments, honey, second hand goods and so much m...more

Bells Bash Cliff Run

Bells Bash Cliff Run

2017-01-13 - 2017-01-13 | Map

The Bells Bash Cliff Run is an eight kilometre fun run or four kilometre run or walk from Jan Juc Surf Life Saving Club along a picturesque, undulating track on the cliff tops to t...more

Danger Ocean Swim Series

Danger Ocean Swim Series

2017-01-14 - 2017-01-14 | Map

The Danger Ocean Swim Series at Point Danger (Torquay Front Beach) has become one of the biggest and most popular open water swims in Victoria. This event is run by the Jan Juc Su...more

Port Fairy Jazz Festival

Port Fairy Jazz Festival

2017-02-10 - 2017-02-10 | Map

The Port Fairy Jazz Festival is a not for profit festival and organisation run entirely by volunteers, promoting all genres of jazz music in the picturesque surrounds of Port Fairy...more

Narrawong Kang-o-meerteek Small town Transformation Fringe Event

Narrawong Kang-o-meerteek Small town Transformation Fringe Event

2017-02-11 - 2017-02-11 | Map

Narrawong Kang-o-meerteek Small Town Transformation Fringe Event happening at the Tyrendarra Agricultural Show. Come along and enjoy the spectacle, excitement and fun of the Tyrend...more

Port Fairy Folk Music Festival

Port Fairy Folk Music Festival

2017-03-10 - 2017-03-10 | Map

Australia's world famous Port Fairy Folk Festival is a major event presenting international and national artists in a four day festival of music, arts and culture. Port Fairy Folk...more

Alister Turrill with Toby Johnson - Winter Wild

Alister Turrill with Toby Johnson - Winter Wild

2017-04-01 - 2017-04-01 | Map

With a swag of Awards under his belt, Alister Turrill is joined by Toby Johnson to bring you some raw, high energy Roots Blues Rock to get your feet somping as part of the Apollo B...more

DJ Travi D - Free Event at The Brewhouse

DJ Travi D - Free Event at The Brewhouse

2017-04-08 - 2017-04-08 | Map

Get your dancing shoes on and head down to the Great Ocean Road Brewhouse for a dance party with DJ Travi D spinning the decks....more

Luke Legs duo

Luke Legs duo

2017-04-14 - 2017-04-14 | Map

Melbourne-based Luke Legs and his band deliver a performance layered by four part harmonies with a touch of west-coast alt country. Luke Leg's endearing live performances and fami...more

Shitsville and Jason Coghill - Free Live Music

Shitsville and Jason Coghill - Free Live Music

2017-04-15 - 2017-04-15 | Map

Bringing you a double dose of free live music for your Saturday night. Shitsville - Tight, catchy, rockin', a small bit of crooning and a little bit crampsy. Get down for this sup...more

Port Fairy Community Market

Port Fairy Community Market

2017-04-22 - 2017-04-22 | Map

The Port Fairy Community Market runs at Railway Place on the second and fourth Saturday of each month and weekly during January. It brings together a selection of locally grown a...more

Open Mic Sunday Session at Great Ocean Road Brewhouse

Open Mic Sunday Session at Great Ocean Road Brewhouse

2017-05-20 - 2017-05-20 | Map

Have you got talent? Bring along your skills, voice, jokes, instrument of choice and take the stage and show punters what you are made of. The Brewhouse are very excited to discove...more

Love Winter in Aireys

Love Winter in Aireys

2017-06-02 - 2017-06-02 | Map

Lighten up your winter with music, food, art and entertainment at this year’s 'Love Winter in Aireys' festival, hosted at local venues in the coastal town of Aireys Inlet on the ...more

Port Fairy Winter Weekends Festival

Port Fairy Winter Weekends Festival

2017-06-09 - 2017-06-09 | Map

Welcome to Port Fairy's uplifting community festival. This year Winter Weekends runs every second weekend in June and July. You are invited to get out and about in the exhilarating...more

Run Forrest Trail Run

Run Forrest Trail Run

2017-06-11 - 2017-06-11 | Map

The 6th annual Run Forrest Trail Run offers runners the most picturesque trails in Australia. Once again the 2018 Run Forrest will include the very popular five kilometres Kids C...more

Apollo Bay Farmers Market

Apollo Bay Farmers Market

2017-06-18 - 2017-06-18 | Map

Apollo Bay Farmers Market was established by a very enthusiastic team of food lovers in March 2010, in order to 'showcase' fresh and processed foods from within the region, and to ...more

Tower Hill Bush Food and Wildlife Experience

Tower Hill Bush Food and Wildlife Experience

2017-06-24 - 2017-06-24 | Map

Experience the unique environment, wildlife and indigenous culture as guests of Worn Gundidj Aboriginal Co-op at Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve. You will be introduced to the histo...more

Dirt River Radio - Free Live Music at The Brewhouse

Dirt River Radio - Free Live Music at The Brewhouse

2017-07-01 - 2017-07-01 | Map

You may have been lucky enough to catch this awesome band at the Apollo Bay Music Festival in years gone by. We are super pumped to be bringing Dirt River Radio (aka The Dirties) b...more

WinterWild Apollo Bay

WinterWild Apollo Bay

2017-07-01 - 2017-07-01 | Map

Embrace the elements of the southern Otways when a new after-dark festival sparks up next month: the first WinterWild will revel in the untamed side of Apollo Bay. Don’t look awa...more

Fun 4 Kids Festival Warrnambool

Fun 4 Kids Festival Warrnambool

2017-07-05 - 2017-07-05 | Map

Australia’s best children’s festival, Fun 4 Kids, welcomed over 80 live shows and an incredible array of kids activities throughout 18 amazing activity zones in 2016. Everyone...more

Dine with Cadel Evans

Dine with Cadel Evans

2017-07-12 - 2017-07-12 | Map

This is a unique opportunity to dine with Cadel, and listen to Ian Cover chat with Cadel about his career as a cyclist and the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race. A limited numbe...more

Geelong Cross Country Anglesea 8 Kilometre Footrace

Geelong Cross Country Anglesea 8 Kilometre Footrace

2017-08-06 - 2017-08-06 | Map

On Sunday, 6 August 2017 the Geelong Cross Country Club will conduct a handicap race for runners 16 years and older starting near the Anglesea Surf Club. The race begins at 9:00a...more

Kitty Flanagan: Smashing (Warrnambool)

Kitty Flanagan: Smashing (Warrnambool)

2017-08-10 - 2017-08-10 | Map

Love songs, sex, algorithms, chimps, clowns and psychics, everything is getting 'smashed'. Smashing. It’s fun and learning. Leave the kids at home unless you fancy them getting a...more

Mind or Heart - Which Can I Trust?

Mind or Heart - Which Can I Trust?

2017-08-12 - 2017-08-12 | Map

Public Talk by revered Tibetan lama His Eminence the seventh Dzogchen Rinpoche, Jigme Losel Wangpo Nowadays it can sometimes be quite difficult to make a decision or a good plan f...more

The Warrnambool Organ Festival

The Warrnambool Organ Festival

2017-09-01 - 2017-09-01 | Map

The Festival showcases the historic pipe organs in four churches in the city of Warrnambool: St Joseph's Catholic Church, Christ Church Anglican Church, St John's Presbyterian Chu...more

Arj Barker: Organic (Lighthouse Theatre)

Arj Barker: Organic (Lighthouse Theatre)

2017-09-02 - 2017-09-02 | Map

'As always, I start with the finest free-range topics, nurture them until they're brimming with wholesome hilarity, and ready for the tellin'. Remember, my cruelty-free jokes are a...more

Surf Coast Century 100km and 50km Ultra Marathon

Surf Coast Century 100km and 50km Ultra Marathon

2017-09-09 - 2017-09-09 | Map

The Surf Coast Century is a spectacular 50 kilometre and 100 kilometre ultra marathon along Victoria’s Surf Coast and wildflower hinterland with beautiful scenery the whole way....more

The Trail Running Series presented by The North Face - Race 4 - Anglesea

The Trail Running Series presented by The North Face - Race 4 - Anglesea

2017-09-10 - 2017-09-10 | Map

The Trail Running Series presented by The North Face takes your running off-road with a series of popular races at breath-taking wilderness locations within a one hour drive from M...more

Otway Oktoberfest 2017

Otway Oktoberfest 2017

2017-10-07 - 2017-10-07 | Map

The Otway Oktoberfest 2017 is back once again. In honour of this year's 10-year anniversary, Oyway Oktoberfest are having a shin dig of epic proportions and you are invited. Come ...more

Port Fairy Spring Music Festival

Port Fairy Spring Music Festival

2017-10-13 - 2017-10-13 | Map

The Port Fairy Spring Music Festival has a classical music theme and musicians from within Australia as well as overseas artists, perform in small and intimate venues. Music from ...more

Upwelling Festival Portland

Upwelling Festival Portland

2017-10-28 - 2017-10-28 | Map

The Upwelling Festival in Portland offers a fantastic and vibrant way for visitors and Portland locals to celebrate and showcase the unique eco-tourism features of the beautiful co...more

Derby Day Mortlake Cup

Derby Day Mortlake Cup

2017-11-04 - 2017-11-04 | Map

Experience the amazing colour, atmosphere and excitement of the Derby Day Mortlake Cup at the picturesque Mortlake Racecourse. Perfect for friends, families and groups of all sizes...more