WOODEN BOAT FESTIVAL GEELONG
March 10 @ 9:00 am - March 12 @ 5:00 pm
Enjoy activities along the historic Geelong waterfront as the Wooden Boat Festival comes to Geelong over the Labour Day Long Weekend.
Victorian and Interstate boats will compete in the 8th annual festival. The program consists of both water and shore-based activities, including a Grand Parade of Boats and Cavalcade of Sail, a Concourse d’ Elegance, racing for the Corio Bay Couta Boat Cup, the Corio Bay Classic Wooden Yacht Cup and the Passage Races from Portarlington to Geelong.
Family participation plays a prominent part in the festival with many activities for children on the program. These include Tall Ships to climb on, treasure hunts, an art competition for local schools and hands-on boat building activities.