what's on


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What's on in the Geelong and surrounding regions is just that and a whole lot more. It is literally a smorgasboard of a variety of one off events, exhibitions, places to visit and things to see and do. Our What's On section is a wonderful lead in to an endless choice of options to fill your senses and indeed your leisure time.

Whether you have a wide appreciation for galleries and antiques, enjoy tantalising your taste buds with the many food and wine options the region has to offer, appreciate a meander through Geelong and the waterfront, or your family are looking to fill their weekend, then you will find it in the What's On section or beyond.

Whether it’s in What's On or many of the other reader interest sections on offer, we promise you will find just what you are looking for.

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25th Kiwanis All Ford Day

25th Kiwanis All Ford DaySunday 21 FebruarySee over 1,200 Ford Show Cars on display,…
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Golden Plains Art Trail

Golden Plains Art Trail Get ready for an arts adventureLooking for something different to…
shelford duck race feb15

Shelford Duck Race & Family Fun Day

Shelford Duck Race & Family Fun Day Sunday 28 FebruaryLive music, kids’ rides, market…
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Body & Soul Holistic Expo

Body & Soul Holistic ExpoSunday 21 FebruaryStressed? Would you like a different…
bellarine show feb15

Bellarine Agriculture Show

Bellarine Agriculture ShowSunday 13 MarchA family friendly event held in picturesque…
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2016 Wooden Boat Festival of Geelong

2016 Wooden Boat Festival of Geelong12 - 14 MarchThis bi-annual event is back again in…
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Darriwill Farm

Darriwill FarmSummer Fiesta Sale: February 1 - 29 • The Darriwill Farm…
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Geelong Highland Gathering

Geelong Highland GatheringSunday 20 MarchGeelong Highland Gathering is on the moveThe…
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Sainsbury Honigsberg

Sainsbury Honigsberg Massive moving sale on now – Up to 60% offSainsbury Honigsberg are…
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Geelong Grove

Geelong Grove Downsizing gives Norma the freedom to enjoy retirementFor Norma Dennert,…
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Gellibrand River Blues & Blueberry Festival

Gellibrand River Blues & Blueberry FestivalSaturday 27 and Sunday 28 February The Annual…
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Diversitat Pako Festa

Diversitat Pako Festa Saturday 27 February • 9am - 5pmA celebration of cultural…
nightjar market jan16

Nightjar Festival

Nightjar Festival Nightjar festival will awaken your senses, for it is known for its…
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Torquay Rotary Motor Show

Torquay Rotary Motor Show Sunday 14 FebruaryJoin in the carnival atmosphere of this…
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U3A Geelong

U3A Geelong The University of The Third Age (U3A) is a volunteer co-operative of senior…
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Geelong West Neighbourhood House

Geelong West Neighbourhood HouseTerm 1 Calendar 2016Watercolour Techniques: Thursdays…
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Bellarine Sunset Run

Bellarine Sunset RunSaturday 13 FebruaryInaugural Flying Brick Sunset Run set to blaze…
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WestFEST

WestFESTSunday 20 MarchWestFEST is a free community arts festival set in West Park, which…
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Aarons Outdoor Living

Aarons Outdoor Living Now in North GeelongAaron started his outdoor living dream 23 years…
dressmaker jan16

The Dressmaker Costume Exhibition

The Dressmaker Costume Exhibition The Dressmaker Costume Exhibition premieres at Barwon…
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Great Australian Beer Festival

Great Australian Beer Festival Saturday 6 FebruaryGreat beer, great people, a great…
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Avalon Airport Shuttle

Avalon Airport ShuttleAvalon Airport Shuttle offers a convenient “door to door” shuttle…
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St John of God Geelong Hospital

St John of God Geelong Hospital - Emergency DepartmentGeelong’s first private emergency…
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The French Oak Trading Company

The French Oak Trading CompanyThe French Oak Trading Company, based in Anglesea, provides…
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Pinnacle Living

Pinnacle Living Seniors are discovering the ideal retirement destination on the Bellarine…
manpower jan15

Manpower

Saturday 20 FebruaryManpower “Live” Gateway HotelThe Thunder from Down Under are back by…
brunts jan15

Brunt’s Vintage Truck Museum

Brunt’s Vintage Truck MuseumThe Brunt Vintage and Classic Truck Collection is now open to…
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Roraima Nursery

Roraima NurseryThis beautiful, unique and exciting nursery is situated in Lara on the…
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Segway Geelong

Segway GeelongExperience a 90 minute Segway tour through the vineyards and the undulating…
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Geelong Heritage Wine Walk

Geelong Heritage Wine WalkSunday 13 February Gather your friends, as The Geelong Heritage…
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Raiders Bingo

Raiders Bingo Come along to the enjoyable, friendly and entertaining atmosphere of…
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Searoad Ferries

Searoad FerriesCross the bay in styleThis summer you can relax and enjoy the views from…
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Hygeia Party Boat

Hygeia Party BoatGeelong’s original party boat the “HYGEIA” is a locally family owned and…
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Giant Sky Wheel

Giant Sky Wheel Come along and ride the largest travelling Ferris Wheel in the Southern…
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Gentle Annie Berry Gardens & Cafe

Nestled in the picturesque Pennyroyal Valley, Gentle Annie is the perfect place to bring…
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Decor Impact

Decor Impact is at the Amazing Mill Markets!Amazing visual and home decor items for hire…
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Barwon Dodgeball

Barwon DodgeballTry a free lesson Thursday 25 FebruaryLooking for a fun, active and…
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Rail, Paddle and Plate

Dining with a differenceRail, Paddle and Plate If you are looking for a different dining…
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Barwarre Gardens

An enriched life in a safe locationCouples or individuals with grown-up children who are…
schots feb16

Schots Home Emporium

Schots Home Emporium Schots Home Emporium has been an institution in Melbourne for…
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Gateway Hotel

Gateway HotelThe ‘Gateway Feast’ all you can eat smorgasbord, is great value for money.…
surfworld-nov15

Australian National Surfing Museum

Australian National Surfing Museum™ - The Story of SurfingThe Australian National Surfing…
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Hastings Ostrich Farm

Hastings Ostrich Shop and Farm ToursOne of the best kept secrets of the Surfcoast is…
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Torquay Diva

Torquay DivaHuge clearance sale, all stock 30 - 50% offSurfcoast local Kerry Stotten has…
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Cape Otway Lightstation

Cape Otway LightstationThis iconic Cape Otway lighthouse stands 90 meters tall and has…
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Queenscliffe Maritime Museum

Queenscliffe Maritime MuseumDiscover the fascinating maritime history of Queenscliffe and…
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Summer Sensations

Summer Sensations Café, Berry Gardens and Windmill Mini GolfLocated just 30 minutes from…
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Friends of Geelong Botanic Gardens

Friends of the Geelong Botanic Gardens Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 MarchOpen Garden at…
narana-nov15

Narana Aboriginal Cultural Centre

Narana: Geelong’s Award Winning Aboriginal Cultural CentreGeelong’s award winning…
nwm feb16

National Wool Museum

National Wool Museum Until 23 July 2017Wildlife of Gondwana: Beasts of the Great Southern…
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Palais Bingo Centre

Palais Bingo Centre Palais Bingo Centre is open Wednesday to Saturday, with two sessions…
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Geelong Maritime Museum

Geelong Maritime Museum The picturesque location by Corio Bay makes the Geelong Maritime…
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Geelong Waterfront

Geelong WaterfrontIf you’re visiting Geelong for the first time here is a list of…