Stawell Gift, Grampians, Victoria, Australia
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Time your trip with local events to sample the best of the Grampians region's food and wine, arts, sports and great outdoors. Pace yourself for the Stawell Gift, raise a toast at the Grape Escape, frock up for the Avoca Cup, and get a feel for the region's creative side at arts events throughout the year.

The famous Stawell Gift
Come at Easter for the famous Stawell Easter Gift. Held every year since 1878, the meet is renowned internationally as a leading professional foot race.

Fine regional food and wine events
Foodies should head directly to the Grampians Grape Escape Food and Wine Festival in May, a wonderful celebration of local food and wine and music set against the spectacular backdrop of the Grampians National Park.

Stop at farmers markets in regional towns to fill your basket with locally grown produce.

Spring racing
Get your glad rags on for the Avoca Cup in October, and enjoy the fantastic food, wine and track-side entertainment of one of country Victoria's largest spring racing meetings.

Sample the region's artistic side at arts events throughout the year and look out for events in the great outdoors for unforgettable Grampians experiences.


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The Fabulous Shaw Bequest

The Fabulous Shaw Bequest: Revisited

31 Jul 2014 - 28 Feb 2015


General consensus was that the superb showing of a selection of works from the Shaw Bequest organised in 2013 was on for too short a time so we are...

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William Hogarth - Characters and Caricatures

William Hogarth: Characters and Caricatures

22 Oct 2014 - 24 Jan 2015


William Hogarth was most famously known for his biting commentary on 18th century manners and morals. A controversial and individualistic character...

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Hamilton TOPS 2014

Hamilton Tops 2014

8 - 30 Nov 2014


Now in its twelfth year, Hamilton Tops 2014 features work created by local VCE students undertaking studies in Studio Arts and Visual Communication...

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ILLUMINATION: The art of Philip Wolfhagen

Illumination: The art of Philip Wolfhagen

13 Nov 2014 - 1 Feb 2015


This exhibition Illumination: The art of Philip Wolfhagen is the first major survey of this Tasmanian artist. A landscape artist, Wolfhagen is a...

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Kannamaroo Festival

Kannamaroo Festival

28 - 29 Nov 2014


Kannamaroo Festival is an annual event with great family entertainment for all to enjoy and family fun activities. The street carnival follows down...

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Yulecart Show

Yulecart Show 2014

29 Nov 2014


Why not come along to support a small community with a big heart and a big list of exhibitions and displays to share and experience the Yulecart...

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Quamby Homestead garden in full bloom

Quamby Homestead Garden Open Day

30 Nov 2014


From $5 - $5

Quamby Homestead is pleased to support the Koroit & District Kindergarten by opening our gardens and homestead on Sunday 30th November 2014. Come...

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Party With The Ponies

Party With The Ponies 2014

1 Dec 2014


Party With The Ponies celebrates 10 years! Party with the Ponies, celebrates International Day of People with a Disability, and aims to acknowledge...

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TRANSCENDENCE: photographs by David Stephenson

Transcendence: Photographs by David Stephenson

3 Dec 2014 - 1 Feb 2015


David Stephenson has photographed a range of subjects in countries around the world, including landscapes, skyscapes, cityscapes and cathedral...

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Adam Brand | Up Close and Personal

Adam Brand: Up Close and Personal

4 Dec 2014


Whatever gives Aussie music its heart, Adam Brand breathes plenty of life into its soul. For more than fifteen years, Brand has been one of the...

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