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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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The Sands Torquay Clubhouse

The Sands Torquay - Surf Coast Classic Pro Am

1 Jul - 31 Dec 2014 (dates to be confirmed)

Torquay

Boasting an 18 hole championship course designed by Australian Golfing professional Stuart Appleby and situated on Victoria's idyllic Surf Coast, The...

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Supercroc

19 Sep - 30 Nov 2014

Geelong

What eats dinosaurs for breakfast? Meet Sarchosuchus Imperator, 'flesh crocodile emperor,' the largest crocodilian to ever roam the earth. Supercroc...

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QMF 2014

Queenscliff Music Festival

28 - 30 Nov 2014

Queenscliff

The Queenscliff Music Festival (QMF) has a veritable banquet of performers set to visit the charming coastal town this late Spring. ARIA Charting...

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Quamby Homestead garden in full bloom

Quamby Homestead Garden Open Day

30 Nov 2014

Woolsthorpe

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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Queenscliff Market

30 Nov 2014

Queenscliff

Experience the true laid-back atmosphere at one of the hidden gems! Situated in picturesque Princess Park which is only a stone's throw from the...

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Terang

Terang Market

6 Dec 2014

Terang

Come along the first Saturday of each month to the Terang Market under beautiful avenues of oak, cottonwood poplars and plane trees. Enjoy a friendly...

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Lorne Adventure Festival

6 - 7 Dec 2014

Lorne

For one weekend every year Lorne, the 'Noosa of the South', explodes in a sea of adrenaline as adventure punters descend on the seaside haven to...

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Markets and vintage

Golden Plains Farmers Market

6 Dec 2014

Bannockburn

Golden Plains and Moorabool Valley regions are famous for fresh food, award winning wines, gourmet food producers and breathtaking scenery. The...

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Camperdown Craft Market

Camperdown Craft Market

7 Dec 2014

Camperdown

Held on the historic avenue of Camperdown's Manifold Street, the Camperdown Craft Market is held on the first Sunday of each month. The market offers...

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Vue Grand Hotel, Queenscliff

Grand Afternoon Tea at the Vue Grand

14 Dec 2014

Queenscliff

From $55 - $55

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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Skipton

Skipton Market

14 Dec 2014

Skipton

The Skipton Market is conveniently located on the Glenelg Highway between Ballarat and Hamilton, Skipton is blessed with beautiful parks and gardens...

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Drysdale Leopold Horse Show

Drysdale Leopold Horse Show

14 Dec 2014

Drysdale

From $5 - $5

Drysdale Leopold Pony Club is holding its annual horse and pony show on Sunday 14 December. There will be events for Junior and Senior Pony Club,...

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Moyneyana Festival

Moyneyana Festival

24 Dec 2014 - 26 Jan 2015

Port Fairy

The Moyneyana Festival is in its 67th year and is known for its enduring tribute to community spirit. The festival runs over five weeks from...

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Main Stage Lorne

The Falls Music & Arts Festival

28 Dec 2014 - 1 Jan 2015

Lorne

The Falls Music & Arts Festival is one of the finest, longest running, boutique music events in Australia. Boasting intimate surroundings of sheer...

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Bluestone Blues Festival

31 Dec 2014 - 1 Jan 2015

Murgheboluc

Bluestone Blues Festival, an event by the Sleepy Hollow Blues Club in partnership with Taste. See. Explore - Visit Golden Plains. Held at Murgheboluc...

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Lake School of Celtic Music

Lake School of Celtic Music - Koroit

2 - 7 Jan 2015

Koroit

Lake School of Celtic Music annual event where you learn to play Irish Music, learn Irish dance steps and sing Celtic songs. Learn to play Irish...

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Bells Bash Run

Bells Bash Cliff Run

2 Jan 2015

Jan Juc

The Bells Bash Cliff Run is a fun run/ walk or from Jan Juc Surf Life Saving Club along the cliff tops to Bells Beach and back. The course takes...

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Danger 1000 Start

Danger 1000 Ocean Swim

3 Jan 2015

Torquay

The Danger 1000 Ocean Swim at Point Danger (Torquay Front Beach) has become one of the biggest and most popular open water swims in Victoria. This...

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Tattoos/music

Warrnambool Undercover Market

4 Jan 2015

Warrnambool

Come and explore the original undercover weekly market. Open every Sunday from 8am - 1pm at the Warrnambool Showgrounds, Koroit Street, Warrnambool....

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Lorne Pier to Pub

Lorne Pier to Pub

9 - 10 Jan 2015

Lorne

Dive in with 5,000 other swimmers in the world's largest organised swim. Each year thousands of swimmers dive into a sea of history and race the 1. 2...

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