International Airshow, Avalon, Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia
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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.

Highlights

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Clarice Beckett Art Award

7 - 8 Jun 2014

Casterton

This year's Clarice Beckett Art Award and Exhibition showcases art in a variety of subject matter and mediums over seven categories, including for...

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Carlton vs Hawthorn, Australian Football League. Courtesy of AFL Media

Round 13 – AFL

13 - 15 Jun 2014

East Melbourne

Barrack hard as your team hits round 13 of the AFL Premiership Season, at the MCG and Etihad Stadium in Melbourne and Simonds Stadium in Geelong.

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Robert Burns Festival

Camperdown's Robert Burns Festival

27 - 29 Jun 2014

Camperdown

Following the bagpipe blowing success that was the 2013 Robert Burns Festival, Camperdown and Corangamite Shire have now confirmed that the 2014...

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Surf Coast Trail Marathon

28 Jun 2014

Torquay

From $80 - $150

The Surf Coast Trail Marathon is a new trail running event held on the Surf Coast, starting in Torquay and finishing in Fairhaven. Participants can...

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Fun4Kids Festival

Fun4Kids Festival

29 Jun - 6 Jul 2014

Warrnambool

Add some excitement to the winter school holidays and make sure you visit the award winning Fun4Kids Festival in Warrnambool 10am-5pm Sunday 29th...

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Essendon vs Western Bulldogs, Australian Football League. Courtesy of AFL Media

Round 16 – AFL

4 - 6 Jul 2014

Docklands

Barrack hard as your team hits round 16 of the AFL Premiership Season, at the MCG and Etihad Stadium in Melbourne and Simonds Stadium in Geelong.

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Terang

Terang Market

3 May 2014, 7 Jun 2014, 5 Jul 2014

Terang

Come along the first Saturday of each month to beautiful avenues of oak, cottonwood poplars and planes adorn the streets of Terang. Enjoy this...

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Markets and vintage

Golden Plains Farmers Market

3 May 2014, 7 Jun 2014, 5 Jul 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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Extravaganza - Eat Drink Discover

12 - 13 Jul 2014

Geelong

From $10 - $50

Offering the Best of the Best, Extravaganza - Eat Drink Discover, is a celebration of the regions finest produce, wines, boutique beers and ciders....

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Skipton

Skipton Market

10 May 2014, 14 Jun 2014, 12 Jul 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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