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Sense and Sight: Dialogue in the Dark x Melbourne Star Observation Wheel

Sense & Sight combines two completely immersive experiences - Dialogue in the Dark and the Melbourne Star Observation Wheel. Take a sensory tour through Melbourne in complete darkness at Dialogue in the Dark at The District Docklands, then catch the birds-eye view of our beautiful city as you fly high in the Melbourne Star Observation […]

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Marvellous Tours of Marvel Stadium

Take a “Behind the Scenes” tour of Marvel Stadium. Visit the AFL players’ change rooms, the players/coaches’ briefing room, the coaches’ box, experience the feel of walking up the AFL umpires’ tunnel and much more. Visit the Media Centre where the coaches go ‘head-to-head’ at the conclusion of an AFL match with the media. At […]

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District Docklands Makers Market x Rose St. Artists’ Market

Every Sunday. The District Makers Market has joined forces with The Rose St. Artists' market to bring you Melbourne’s best art and design talent, handmade and homemade crafters, artists and culinary wizards. Taking place every Sunday throughout Spring and Summer, The District Makers Market is a celebration of locally made products and THE place to […]

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Free

Portarlington Bayside Miniature Railway

It’s Sail and Rail for juniors! The Portarlington Bayside Miniature Railway is located on eight hectares of picturesque native parklands overlooking our darling Port Phillip Bay. Board at the station and be whirled away with magic and charm on a one-kilometre miniature rail journey, then follow it all up with a play on the Children’s […]

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$4.00

Help find Melbie Bear at the Melbourne Star

Calling all detectives and sleuths. Melbie Bear has gone missing, and the Melbourne Star needs your help to find him. Join the Melbourne Star this summer for an interactive scavenger hunt experience that is guaranteed fun for all ages. Your challenge, should you choose to accept it, is to find the bear-y cheeky Melbie, who’s […]

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$4.00

Wonderland Spiegeltent Barwon Heads Summer Series

There’s no need to run away to the circus this summer – it’s coming to you! The Wonderland Spiegeltent is rolling back into Barwon Heads for another jam-packed series fantastic and impressive shows, and are bringing a colourful array of characters with them. After a day of surf, sand and sun the Wonderland Spiegeltent will […]

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$4.00

Faye Owen Art Exhibition at the Portarlington Mill

Coming to the Portarlington Mill in January is a new exhibition by local Geelong artist Faye Owen. “Here, There and Anything” will feature an assortment of works inspired by people, places and flowers. Held at the historic Mill in Portarlington (a three-storey sandstone mill built in 1857 and now owned by the National Trust), “Here, […]

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$4.00

Docklands Sunday Market

Every Sunday. A vibrant and proudly local market set in the heart of Docklands - very close to our our ferry terminal and just 5 minutes from the CBD. The market is presented by an eclectic and creative bunch of people and is a true reflection of the diversity of Melbourne. Stalls feature recycled kids […]

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$4.00

Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race

Inspired by Europe’s prestigious one-day classic races, the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race is the first of its kind in Australia. A beloved local event since 2015, it has rapidly been embraced at a local and international level as a unique competition and spectator experience. The 2019 Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race Event […]

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$4.00

Edina Summer Series Dinners – Tapas & Cocktails

Get excited, because Portarlington’s Edina Waterfront Café are throwing open their doors every Friday and Saturday evening throughout summer for Tapas and Cocktails. We hear the wide range of Tapas on offer will showcase the region’s local seafood and delicacies, and the house-made cocktails will compliment these dishes perfectly. Edina also serve up a great […]

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$4.00

Ferry and Movie Package at The District Docklands

Indulge in a day out at The District Docklands with this special event on Tue 5 February: If you’ve got a passion for fashion and can’t say no to a private screening at a brand-new state-of-the-art cinema, then this is just the day for you. Jump on board the 11.15am ferry at Portarlington and enjoy […]

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$43.39

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Free Concert Series

A Melbourne tradition on par with the Myer Christmas Windows - the MSO is returning to the Sidney Myer Music Bowl for a series of free concerts in February. Not only will they provide the perfect soundtrack for summer picnics, they are also celebrating 90 years of performing free for eager Melburnians. What a feat! […]

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Free

BY THE C at Leura Park Estate

It doesn’t get more summer than an open-air concert among the rolling vines, and Leura Park is set to round the season out on a high note with BY THE C - a celebration of live music, food and community on the Bellarine. BY THE C will play host to one of Australia's greatest musical […]

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Free

Flying Brick Bellarine Sunset Run

Let’s get physical! Bring your friends and family and join in on the 4th edition of the Bellarine Peninsula’s own coastal sunset run. Make an event of it and spend the weekend running, eating, drinking, smiling and laughing with friends and loved ones. There are events for the serious and not so serious. Challenge yourself […]

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$30 - $95

Annual Bellarine Agricultural Show

Gumboots at the ready. The Annual Bellarine Agricultural Show returns for its 29th year on Sunday 10th March. Held in Portarlington over the Labour Day long weekend, the Bellarine Agricultural Show is the perfect day out for those seeking to enjoy a good old-fashioned and traditional country fair with country values. The Bellarine Agricultural Show […]

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$30 - $95