Stawell Gift, Grampians, Victoria, Australia
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Events

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. For amateur runners, the annual Run The Gap in May offers a range of track lengths, taking in the Grampians National Park and stunning Lake Bellfield.

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.

Highlights

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Views of Windsor: PAUL SANDBY

Views of Windsor: PAUL SANDBY

13 May - 9 Aug 2015

Hamilton

Paul Sandby frequently returned to Windsor Castle as subject matter for his prints and arguably his finest works were his aquatints depicting Windsor...

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New Glass

New Glass

10 Jun - 4 Oct 2015

Hamilton

The Gallery holds an extensive collection of glass and continues to develop this part of the collection. In the past few years groups of glass from...

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'Writhe' - Laura Woodward

'Writhe' - Laura Woodward

17 Jul - 30 Aug 2015

Ararat

Writhe is a major kinetic installation by Ballarat-born, Melbourne-based artist Laura Woodward. Developed specifically for Ararat Regional Art...

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‘There are no Words’  - Michelle Hamer

‘There are no Words’ - Michelle Hamer

17 Jul - 30 Aug 2015

Ararat

Michelle Hamer's There are no Words project explores the gaps between what words mean, how language is used and the ways in which this both...

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Photography

Coleraine Art and Photography Show

14 - 16 Aug 2015

Coleraine

Coleraine Art and Photography exhibition is open to all. The Gala Opening is held on the Friday evening and winners will be announced. The exhibition...

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All Breeds Championship Dog Show

All Breeds Championship Dog Show

14 - 15 Aug 2015

Horsham

All Breeds Championship Dog Show is a two day event where all breeds of dogs are shown in order to try and gain points towards their Australian...

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Lost in the Bush - Winter in the Wimmera

Lost in the Bush - Winter in the Wimmera

15 - 16 Aug 2015

Mitre

In the Winter of 1864, three young children, Isaac nine years old, Jane seven years old and Frank four years old were lost in the Wimmera bush. After...

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Western District Weddings & Events Expo

Western District Weddings & Events Expo

16 Aug 2015

Hamilton

The Western District Weddings & Events Expo was a brain child of four local business women in Hamilton and became a reality in 2011. The Expo has...

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Treasures of the Australian Print Collection

Treasures of the Australian Print Collection

19 Aug - 15 Nov 2015

Hamilton

Australian prints occupy the largest group within the Gallery's print collection and they span from early views of Australia through to modern...

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Lunch

The Dalwhinnie Long Lunch

22 Aug 2015

Moonambel

From $160 - $160

Join the Dalwhinnie Winery for a slow food lunch in the winery at Dalwhinnie Vineyard in the Pyrenees Region with guest chef Brigitte Hafner from...

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