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Gosee Australia Events Calendar


7 Jan 2017

GMHBA Lorne Pier to Pub   

The GMHBA Lorne Pier to Pub is in its 37th year and this year's event will be held on Saturday, 9 January 2016. The GMHBA Lorne Pier to Pub is the largest open water swim in the world and is organised and run by volunteers from Lorne Surf Life Saving Club. The course is 1.2km from the Lorne Pier to the foreshore in front of the LSLS clubhouse. Lorne is approximately 2 hours south of Melbourne on the Great Ocean Road.

GMHBA Lorne Pier to Pub   




7 Jan 2017

Peterborough Seaside Festival   

The Peterborough Seaside Festival is a one day community event in January.

A family friendly community event held in January at the Peterborough Foreshore
The 2017 festival will be held on SATURDAY 7th January. 2017.

Bring your picnic rug and smile :)

Peterborough Seaside Festival   




14 Jan 2017

Portarlington Mussell Festival   

The 2016 festival was a great success with bumper crowds and lots of entertainment and a great assortment of stalls.

Over 10 ton of mussels were sold on the day and all mussel sellers were kept extremely busy. With 100 food and drink stalls, market stalls, great local musicians playing across five stages, roving entertainers for the kids, plus art shows, cooking demonstrations and local beer and wine tastings, it was a great day out for the whole family!

And all this for just $2!

Portarlington Mussell Festival   




20 Jan 2017 » 22 Jan 2017

2016 Geelong Caravan Camping and Outdoor Expo   

Geelong Showgrounds, Carr Street, Geelong


2017 Geelong Caravan Camping and Outdoor Expo   




20 Jan 2017 » 29 Jan 2017

Tamworth Country Music Festival   

While music is at the heart of this Festival, it's the fascinating combination of welcoming locals, friendly visitors, summer holiday atmosphere and non stop music that gives the place such an across the board appeal. And there is always time for meeting new friends, or old, in a cool spot in a club, pub or coffee shop. See our website for more information.

Tamworth Country Music Festival   




17 Feb 2017 » 19 Feb 2017

The Riverboats Music Festival - Echuca   

From February 17-19, 2017 in a beautiful natural amphitheatre next to Australia's longest river, we're building a small stage on an old timber jetty. It's the same stage we built last year, a stage that across a few short years has presented performances by some of Australia's most adored artists. And we've only just begun.

You're in for some treats this year. We cannot wait to experience these artists under the red gums, and if you happen to be passing through we'd love you to join us. Bring a picnic. Bring your friends. Open a bottle of the good stuff and settle in for a weekend you won't forget

The Riverboats Music Festival   




17 Feb 2017 » 26 Feb 2017

Lakefest - Lake Macquarie   

Lakefest is a celebration of Lake Macquarie's aquatic lifestyle and rich maritime history. The festival kicks off on 17 February, 2017 and continues through to 26 February, 2017.

The Heaven Can Wait regatta involves sailing yachts, dinghies and skiffs racing around Lake Macquarie for up to 24 hours and raises money for Cancer Council NSW.

Lakefest will include sailing events and water-based sporting and social activities including a Twilight Race, Paddlefest, and Junior Pirate Fun Race.

Lakefest   




21 Feb 2017 » 26 Feb 2017

Melbourne Caravan, Camping & Touring SuperShow   

Let's Go Make Some Memories at the Supershow!

The countdown is on to the 201 Victorian Caravan, Camping and Touring Supershow, which takes over Melbourne Showgrounds from February 21st - 26th

Great Aussie traditions like barbies and cricket in the caravan park, fishing in your best secret spots and relaxing on holiday with family and friends are more alive than ever, and the Supershow is where these memories begin.

Melbourne Caravan, Camping & Touring SuperShow   




24 Feb 2017 » 26 Feb 2017

Grampians Music Festival   

Halls Gap Victoria. Right in the heart of the Grampians

Grampians Music Festival   




28 Feb 2017 » 5 Mar 2017

Australian International Air Show - Avalon (Geelong Vic) 2017   

AVALON 2017 will again present a unique opportunity to showcase products, technologies and services to an informed target audience and to demonstrate a marketing presence in this vibrant and vital region. High levels of economic growth and technological development have resulted in growing demand for aviation and aerospace services, products and technology, right across the spectrum from General Aviation to airlines, air forces and space.

Australia is strategically positioned within the Asia Pacific region. A major trading nation with a highly developed and technologically advanced economy, Australia bridges the Pacific and Indian Oceans.

See our website for more information

Avalon 2017   




10 Mar 2017 » 13 Mar 2017

Port Fairy Folk Festival   

From Ireland to Canada, the Netherlands to NSW, Northcote to London and Clifton Hill to Arnhem Land, Port Fairy in 2017 will be a UN of arts, culture and musical collaboration.

Special events will abound and the most special of all is this wonderful festival that puts such a glorious spotlight on one of the most truly delightful villages in this great country of ours.

Port Fairy Folk Festival   




10 Mar 2017 » 12 Mar 2017

Kiama Jazz and Blues Festival   

It's on again. Make sure you're in town for the Annual Kiama Jazz and Blues Festival. The event is 100 per cent free with around 75 gigs and 30 venues.

It's full on fun, it's free and best of all the variety and quality of musicians are outstanding and sometimes not always what's expected. The organisers like to keep it a bit quirky.

There is no need to book and no tickets, just turn up and enjoy. For more information check the website.

Kiama Jazz and Blues Festival   




16 Mar 2017 » 19 Mar 2017

Ararat Jailhouse Rock Festival   

The JHR Festival is one of Australia's longest running Rock 'n' Roll Festivals, a true celebration of everything great about the 50's and 60's era.

Created in 1995 as a not for profit, incorporated body, as a celebration of all things rock'n'roll; the music, the dancing, the fabulous fashion, classic motorcycles & cars and of course, the Hot Rods! All the iconic items and themes of the fabulous 50's & 60's are celebrated over the weekend in Ararat.

Ararat Jailhouse Rock Festival   




19 Mar 2017

30th Annual Penrith Working Truck Show - Owned & Fully managed by Museum of Fire (Charity)   

Australia's Best Value Family Day

It is anticipated by local families annually, attended by enthusiasts from across the country and loved by all who take the time to check it out - the Penrith Working Truck Show is here again. Back for its 30th year, the annual show is celebrating with another huge day of non-stop entertainment, rides and unique exhibits on Sunday, March 19th , that combine to create this spectacular event, which is recognised as one of Penrith's major events. 20,000 people flock to the Museum of Fire for the event each year, which is supported by the transport industry across Australia.
Kids will be kept busy with a huge selection of free rides, free fairy floss, free face painting and other activities that are sure to keep parents happy too.

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20 Mar 2017 » 26 Mar 2017

Perth Caravan & Camping Show   

In 2017 the RAC Perth Caravan & Camping Show runs from 9.00am until 5.00pm daily from 20th March until the 26th March 2017 at the Claremont Showground.

Not only does the Show equip you with everything you need to get you there, but also includes workshops and demonstrations to ensure you make the most of your holiday and return home safely.

Check out live demonstrations of how to get your vehicle out of a bog, specialty driver safety workshops, even towing tips and cooking demos for on the road! The RAC Perth Caravan & Camping Show has all bases covered.

But the Show isn't just for the big kids! All kids under 16 enjoy free entry with an adult, and with more on offer than ever before there is plenty to keep every member of the family entertained. With lots of activities it's a full day of family fun.

Western Australian Caravan & Camping Show - Perth   




30 Mar 2017 » 2 Apr 2017

Man From Snowy River Bush Festival   

The Man from Snowy River Bush Festival is held annually in Corryong, Victoria in the foothills of the Snowy Mountains halfway between Melbourne and Sydney.

It is a unique bush gathering of mountain riders, poets, artists and lovers of the Australian High Country and pioneering spirit.

Held every April, the Festival brings together people from around Australia as well as international visitors to celebrate traditional high country and bush culture and in particular the imagery created by AB Banjo Paterson's and Australia's most famous poem "The Man from Snowy River".

The Festival offers contestant and visitor alike a unique opportunity to be part of the celebration of traditional Australian Bush skills that remain an essential part of Australia's heritage.

Man From Snowy River Bush Festival   




13 Apr 2017 » 17 Apr 2017

Byron Bay Bluesfest   

Byron Bay Bluesfest is held at Tyagarah Tee Tree Farm which is nestled on 120 hectares, just 11 kilometres north of Byron Bay and 8 kilometres south of Brunswick Heads. It is an operational Tea Tree Farm for most of the year and turns into a Bluesfest site for a few weeks before, during and after the Easter Festival weekend.

In addition to the 7 performance stages, 5 licensed bars, 50+ market stalls, 40+ food stalls we make sure everyones needs are catered for at Bluesfest, not just the musical ones.

Byron Bay Bluesfest   




14 Apr 2017 » 17 Apr 2017

Easter Holiday Break   

Happy Easter




6 May 2017 » 7 May 2017

Grampians Grape Escape Halls Gap Victoria   

One of Australia's longest running food and wine festivals has something for everyone. Discover the delights of 125 food and wine artisans while you soak up live music and family fun in the heart of the majestic Grampians National Park.

2016 Grampians Grape Escape   




6 May 2017 » 7 May 2017

Clunes Booktown Festival, 2016   

The village of Clunes is famous for its bookshops. From the collectables to the bargains, from the small shops to the large shops stocking thousands of titles. Clunes is located 36 km north of Ballarat (30 minutes by car), and 142 km north-west of Melbourne (90 minutes by car).

It is a member of the International Organisations of Booktowns.

View our website for more information   




12 May 2017 » 14 May 2017

Cairns Home Show and Caravan, Camping, Boating & Fishing Expo   

NORTH QUEENSLAND'S LARGEST HOME, LIFESTYLE AND OUTDOOR ADVENTURE EVENT!

The Cairns Home Show and Caravan, Camping and Boating Expo is back again for another 3 big days at the Cairns Showgrounds! This event features over 150 local and regional businesses displaying the very latest products and services for our homes, lifestyles and for getting outdoors and about on wheels and water.

The Cairns Home Show and Caravan, Camping and Boating Expo is the regions largest and best attended event of it's kind in far North Queensland!


Cairns Home Show and Caravan, Camping, Boating & Fishing Expo   




19 May 2017 » 21 May 2017

Kernewek Lowender Copper Coast Cornish Festival Kadina SA   

The secret of longevity for this Cornish festival (dubbed the Worldâú‚¬™s largest!) is its unique authentic program of fun and feasting. Hundreds dress as Cornish Jacks and Jennies, thousands of Cornish pasties are consumed, Swanky beer is swilled, and crowds fill town squares for the spectacle that is the maypole and furry dancing.

Necks crane to view the Procession and Cavalcade of Cars & Motorcycles, and people travel thousands of miles to experience the Gathering of the Bards and the Dressing of the Graves.

Kernewek Lowender Copper Coast Cornish Festival Kadina SA   




28 May 2017

Goomeri Pumpkin Festival   

The Goomeri Pumpkin Festival is a great fun-filled family day out. Head out to Goomeri on the last Sunday in May and join in the fun. Entry to the festival is free and there is plenty of entertainment to suit all ages. Join the thousands of people who come along to enjoy the free entertainment, either on the main stage or roving in the streets. Win yourself some great prizes by entering into the many pumpkin competitions on the day. Some of these competitions have free entry. Become a pumpkin roller and have a go at the Great Australian Pumpkin Roll.

Send your pumpkin hurtling down Policeman's Hill to see how far it can go. Wander the streets and look at the many street stalls at your leisure, sit down in the local cafes and hotel and enjoy a meal or relax in the park with your family and friends to enjoy a picnic style lunch. A great variety of foods is available to suit all tastes and budgets. Sign the Festival Visitors' Book outside the Food Hall and be in the draw to win a fabulous prize.

The fun starts at 8.00am. See you there!

Goomeri Pumpkin Festival   




24 Jun 2017 » 25 Jun 2017

2017 Darwin 4WD, Caravan & Outback Camping Expo    

Presenting the very latest and greatest product ranges across the
4 Wheel Drive, Boating, Fishing, Touring, Camper Trailer, Camping Equipment
and Accessory industries - in an action packed two day event.

2017 Darwin 4WD, Caravan & Outback Camping Expo    




27 Jul 2017 » 30 Jul 2017

Lightning Ridge Opal and Gem Festival   

Jewellers, buyers, wholesalers, miners, rock hounds, lapidary enthusiasts and tourists are invited to experience the best Lightning Ridge has to offer with this culmination of information, spectacular jewellery, collectables, great deals and fantastic networking opportunities.

The Opal & Gem Expo boasts over 120 stalls with a huge range of products including gemstones, tools, lapidary supplies and lifestyle products.

See our website for more information

Lightning Ridge Opal and Gem Festival   




25 Apr 2018

ANZAC Day Dawn Service FARINA SA 2018   

Experience the Dawn Service at Farina on the Oodnadatta Track South Australia (26 km north of Lyndhurst and 55 km south of Marree) Camping facilities provided at the Farina Campground.

The service is held at dawn on ANZAC DAY every third year.

Farina Restoration Project