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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The Wimmera and The Great War

29 Aug - 23 Nov 2014


The Wimmera and The Great War is a museum style exhibition that commemorates the centenary of World War I. A small brown leather diary lies open,...

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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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Rock n Roll Christmas Night

22 Nov 2014


From $20 - $20

The Lions Club of Coleraine is holding a Christmas themed Rock n Roll night on November 2nd. This will be the third year the event has been held....

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St Arnaud Family Fun Day

23 Nov 2014

St Arnaud

Come along to the St Arnaud Family Fun Day, what will be a fantastic family fun day. There will be face painting, temporary tattoos, jumping castle,...

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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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Laternenfest 2014

Laternenfest 2014

28 Nov 2014


Traditionally, Laternenfest, or Festival of Lanterns, takes place in the evening on or around November 11th. It is the celebration of the Life of a...

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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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