What’s on in the Bellarine this Winter

The magic of the Bellarine in winter is one of our region’s best kept secrets. From the vivid green farms, to cellar doors with toasty fireplaces, visitors to our gorgeous part of the world never regret a winter visit. To entice you to a winter holiday on the Bellarine, we’re offering 10% all Q Class bookings in June, July & August. Simply enter “TQT10” when booking. Don’t forget to ask us about our fantastic accommodation packages, many of which include transport to and from The Q Train. While you’re here, we recommend you check out some of the local events happening in town.

National Celtic Folk Festival:
June 9th to June 12th
Surround yourself in Celtic culture at this years’ Celtic festival! Featuring entertainment, markets, pipers, highland cattle, local produce, and delicious food from near and far.

Adventure Park’s Winter Glow:
June 1th to July 10th
This June/July school holidays, Adventure Park is bringing the snow to the Bellarine! With realistic snow, spectacular light installations, as well as fire twirling and ice sculpting displays, this is the perfect activity to do with family. (You will definitely find Marie-Claire & Daniel taking the kids here this year)

Captains Lunch with Searoad Ferries
June 3rd, August 5th & September 2nd
Our friends at Searoad Ferries are hosting their Captains Lunch in winter. Spend 2 hours indulging your tastebuds in some amazing local produce as you cross Port Phillip Bay on a return trip on Searoad Ferries. This lunch includes a grazing table with smoked meats and fresh produce. We encourage you to check out the new Queenscliff Ferry Terminal – it’s beautiful!

Beneath The Surface – Nikole Ramsay Photography Exhibition at Lon Retreat:
May 4th to July 2nd
Lon Retreat is known for is luxurious accommodation and heavenly mineral spa. But did you know this winter they are hosting Nikole Ramsay’s latest photographic collection, Beneath the Surface. The exhibition explores our deep connection to the ocean and its power to nourish and heal, while also capturing the beauty and sense of mystery experienced under the water, that is often unseen. An absolute must see!

The Potato Shed:
Various shows playing all throughout winter
Drysdale’s unique and multipurpose theatre space, The Potato Shed, is hosting a wide array of show this winter. Including the annual Winter Solstice One-Act Play Festival, Women of Wit comedy night, Jack and the Beanstalk, and many, many more.

This is just a taste of the 100s of events, workshops, and experiences on offer on the Bellarine this winter. We recommend you visit Tourism Geelong & The Bellarine to plan your stay in our beautiful region. We look forward to seeing you this winter.