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Events

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.

Highlights

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Commonwealth Championship Sheepdog Trials

9 - 15 Feb 2015

Port Fairy

The Commonwealth Championship Sheepdog Trials will be held from 10th - 16th February 2014. These trials are open to all registered sheep dog workers...

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The Great Eastern Beach Paddle

The Great Eastern Beach Paddle

15 Feb 2015

Geelong

From $20 - $45

Eastern Beach is the jewel of Geelong's magnificent waterfront. With its popular swimming spots, lush grass and children's playground it is the...

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All Ford Day

All Ford Day - Geelong

15 Feb 2015

Waurn Ponds

From $5 - $22

Come down to Deakin University for the largest display of Ford vehicles anywhere in Australia. The day will include: - Over 1,000 Ford vehicles on...

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Vue Grand Hotel, Queenscliff

Grand Afternoon Tea at the Vue Grand

18 Jan 2015, 15 Feb 2015

Queenscliff

From $65 - $65

It is said that class and style are things to be savoured, enjoyed and never rushed, so why not savour and enjoy your afternoon amongst the majestic...

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Beer Fest

Great Australian Beer Festival Geelong

21 Feb 2015

Breakwater

From $39.50 - $39.50

The Great Australian Beer Festival (GABF) is returning bigger and better in 2015. Keep this date free! Saturday 21st February. More brewers and brews...

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The ultimate seafood lunch overlooking the Apollo Bay Harbour

Apollo Bay Seafood Festival

21 Feb 2015

Apollo Bay

Seafood lovers take note! Mark Saturday 21 February 2015 in your diary and grab your family, friends and picnic rug and head on down to Victoria's...

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8th National Clydesdale & Heavy Horse Festival

8th National Clydesdale & Heavy Horse Festival

21 - 22 Feb 2015

Werribee South

If you love the majestic Clydesdale horse, come and see them and other heavy horse breeds at the Eighth National Clydesdale & Heavy Horse Festival....

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Australian International Airshow

Australian International Airshow

24 Feb - 1 Mar 2015

Lara

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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Speedcar

74th Lucas Oils Australian Speedcar Championship

27 - 28 Feb 2015

Warrnambool

In an exciting and welcome announcement, the Premier Speedway club and Speedcars Australia are pleased to announce Warrnambool's Sungold Stadium will...

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Hook and Vine Festival

Sustainable Hook & Vine Festival

28 Feb 2015

Torquay

The popular tourist town of Torquay will host the very first Sustainable Hook & Vine Festival, promising to be one of the biggest events of the...

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Mower Racing

Heywood Wood, Wine & Roses Festival

28 Feb 2015

Heywood

From $15 - $20

Heywood Wood, Wine & Roses Committee will be celebrating their 22nd Annual Festival on 28th February 2015. Entertainment is available for all...

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Pako Festa Street Activity

Pako Festa A Celebration of Cultural Diversity

28 Feb 2015

Geelong West

Pako Festa, now in its thirty-second year, is Geelong's much loved, award-winning, free annual community cultural festival - the biggest of its kind...

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Backstage

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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Motor City Music Festival

6 - 8 Mar 2015

East Geelong

From $39 - $39

The Motor City Music Festival is an annual three day music event held on the Labour Day long weekend in March. Presenting a range of rock, blues and...

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Terang Country Music Festival

Terang Country Music Festival

13 - 15 Mar 2015

Terang

Terang will put itself on the country music festival map when it hosts a major event in March. The festival program runs from 11am until 6pm at the...

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Aireys Inlet Open Mic Music Festival

13 - 15 Mar 2015

Aireys Inlet

The 8th annual Aireys Inlet Open Mic Music Festival will be held from 13th to 15th March 2013. The festival is intended to be an open forum and will...

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Arts Trail in the Studio

Clyde Park 2015 Golden Plains Arts Trail

21 - 22 Mar 2015

Bannockburn

The Clyde Park 2015 Golden Plains Arts Trail is a weekend adventure showcasing the work of artists of the Golden Plains region. Visit usually private...

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Woody's Murray to Moyne Annual Cycle Relay

28 - 29 Mar 2015

Port Fairy

Woody's Murray to Moyne Annual Cycle Relay is an annual cycling relay with approximately 1500 riders and support crews. Around 100 teams from...

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Geelong Half Marathon

Geelong Half Marathon

12 Apr 2015

Belmont

From $55 - $55

The Geelong Half Marathon will be held on Sunday, 12th April, 2015 which is the first Sunday after Easter. The course follows the Barwon River paths...

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Fanning, in his quarterfinal against Jordy

Rip Curl Pro

15 - 26 Apr 2015 (dates to be confirmed)

Bells Beach

Surf's up at Bells Beach every Easter, when the world's top ranked surfers carve up the waves and compete for the most sought after trophy in surfing.

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