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From world-class surfing and ocean swims to folk music and wine, the Great Ocean Road region hosts a diverse range of festivals and events.

On the peninsula
In Geelong see stunning aerobatics at the Australian International Airshow or watch colourful spinnakers fly on Corio Bay in Geelong during the Festival of Sails – Australia's largest regatta. On the Bellarine Peninsula take in the best in Australian blues, rock, pop, funk and jazz music at the Queenscliff Music Festival in November.

Water world
Bells Beach is home to the Rip Curl Pro, the world's longest running professional surfing event and one of the most sought after titles on the World Championship Tour. Not content being a spectator? Get amongst the 4,000 people taking part in the Lorne Pier to Pub, the world's largest open water swim, or test your stamina on the gruelling Surf Coast Century course.

Feel the beat
Get musical in March and attend the Port Fairy Folk Festival with international and national artists performing in a four-day celebration of folk, blues, jazz and country music, alternatively check out the smaller, more intimate Apollo Bay Music Festival.


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Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

16 Dec 2014 - 1 Mar 2015


Take a look at the world's most amazing wildlife photography, in Geelong until 1 March.

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Australian International Airshow

Australian International Airshow

24 Feb - 1 Mar 2015


Bring the family, meet the pilots and celebrate the power of flight with stunning aerial displays of vintage, commercial and military aircraft.

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Sufferfest - Swim Leg

Warrnambool JEEP Sufferfest 2015

28 Feb - 1 Mar 2015


The Warrnambool JEEP Sufferfest is a Triathlon Weekend including All Abilities, Kids and Sprint Triathlons on Saturday, then the Olympic Distance and...

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Warrnambool Model Aircraft

Warrnambool Model Aircraft Club Fun Fly

28 Feb - 1 Mar 2015


The Warrnambool Model Aircraft Club Annual Fun Fly is held each year as a get together of flyers from other clubs, to share a range of models and...

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Wallington Strawberry Fair

Wallington Strawberry Fair

1 Mar 2015


Come and celebrate the humble strawberry at the annual Wallington Strawberry Fair. Each year the Fair welcomes thousands of visitors to Wallington to...

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highland dance

Geelong Highland Gathering

1 Mar 2015

Waurn Ponds

From $8 - $40

Enjoy the Geelong Highland Gathering and see the spectacular South Pacific Heavy Games Championships, the Western Martial Arts Academies of Australia...

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Square Dancing Convention

46th Victorian State Square Dancing Convention

6 - 8 Mar 2015


The 46th Victorian Square Dance Association State Convention is held each March long weekend. The convention and AGM brings together around 300...

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Appetite for Destruction - Guns n' Roses Tribute Show

Motor City Music Festival

6 - 8 Mar 2015

East Geelong

From $39 - $97

Geetroit Rocks as Motor City Music Festival celebrates Geelong's past and present, with a great live soundtrack. Held over the (Victorian) Labour Day...

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Port Fairy Folk Festival

6 - 9 Mar 2015

Port Fairy

Twenty venues host one of Australia's largest music festivals presenting roots, celtic, folk, country, bluegrass, blues, jazz, rock, crossover and...

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High Tea onboard Searoad Ferries

Bubbles on the Bay

7 Mar 2015


From $50 - $50

Bubbles on the Bay is a special event onboard Searoad Ferries as part of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival. Featuring a flight of local bubbles...

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