Fantastic events in Halls Gap
21, 22 & 23 OCTOBER 2016
Jazz Blues Festival
28, 29, 30 & 31 OCTOBER & 1 November 2016
Seriously Shiraz Wine Festival – A taste of the Grampians – visitgrampians.com.au/seriouslyshiraz
Melbourne Cup Weekend – BOOK YOUR LUXURY VILLA NOW!
11 November 2016
Halls Gap Film Festival – with its old-style country hospitality, charming cinemas & an array of internationally renowned films, the Halls Gap Film Festival is one of the most exciting events in the Grampians region.
Carols in the Grampians
Christmas Holidays – BOOK YOUR LUXURY VILLA NOW!
24 January 2017
Great Western Cup – As one of the most-admired racing events in the nation, the Great Western Cup welcomes many international & local visitors to its quaint & picturesque township next to the majestic Grampians Ranges.
26 January 2017
Australia Day Weekend – 3 night minimum
19 February 2017
Hot Rod Convention(aka Old Skool Hot Rod Event) With many custom & hot rod car enthusiasts heading to Halls Gap for this fun weekend in the magnificent Grampians.
20 February 2017
Horsham Triathlon – Horsham Triathlon has grown in leaps & bounds to make it a premier event that attracts thousands of competitors & spectators to Horsham each year.
5 March 2017
Grampians Textile Festival -Set in the magnificent backdrop of the Grampians, Halls Gap presents a one-of-a-kind event known as the Grampians Texture Festival. Artists come to this event to showcase their talents & creativity through their artworks & fabric creations. The event also offers an opportunity to practice & learn new skills about fabric painting.
13 March 2017
Labour Day Long Weekend (Horsham Car & Bike Show)
23 March 2017
Grampians Film Society – Apart from its natural beauty, the Grampians is also known as an art & cultural hub. The Grampians hosts a wide variety of film festivals, art exhibitions & cultural festivals & the Grampians Film Society in collaboration with Halls Gap Film Society, manages & hosts most of these events. Many of these events urge young artists & film makers to take part & showcase their talent & enthusiasm, whilst competing with a number of other participants.
25 March 2017
Grampians Arts Trail – The Grampians is widely considered to be an art & cultural centre in Victoria, as the area houses numerous art galleries & hosts a number of popular art shows throughout the year. The Grampians Arts Trail is one of the most highly admired art-based events that welcomes artists from all over the globe to showcase their diverse knowledge & talent at this unique event.
Great Western Rodeo – is a premier must-attend event in Victoria, with riders from Australia & rodeo-lovers from all over the world, it is little wonder that the event is a popular attraction in Victoria.
14 April 2017
Good Friday – BOOK YOUR LUXURY VILLA NOW!
17 April 2017
Stawell Gift – is a running race that has a long history that dates back to the late 19th Century. Today, this iconic race has grown to be the most important event in Stawell’s sporting calendar. Every year a number of local & international athletes come to Stawell to participate in this prestigious event. The Stawell Gift Foot Race draws thousands of visitors to this town every year.
30 April 2017
Grampians Grape Escape – Whether you are keen to learn the new recipes or eager to try some Aussie or international dishes, the Grape Escape event on the spectacular backdrop of the magnificent Grampians will certainly offer you an amazing experience. Regarded as one of the biggest food & wine festivals in the south-western region of Victoria, this event draws thousands of locals & tourists year after year. Every year, the event brings something new to ensure that visitors find the show more interesting & enjoyable than the year before. The newest highlights of the event include breakfast with the celebrity chefs, a Moulin Rouge festival dinner, My Kitchen Rules contestants & creative cooking demonstrations including master classes & competitions.
21 May 2017
Run The Gap – Run the Gap is a fun run held every year at Halls Gap in the scenic Grampians National Park & provides the opportunity to run while enjoying the natural outdoors.
12 June 2017
Queen’s Birthday Weekend – BOOK YOUR LUXURY VILLA NOW!
20 August 2017
Wonderland Run – is held annually late in August & is based in Halls Gap. There are four major races held as part of this exciting event. The longer 20km & 36km distances take in the major icons of the Wonderland Ranges such as the Grand Canyon, Silent Street & the Pinnacle. The shorter 2km & 8km distances are more beginner friendly whilst giving a taste of the beauty of Grampians region,
10 September 2017
Grampians Brushes – is an event aimed at the art lovers. This festival offers workshops & exhibitions & is an excellent platform for aspiring artists to learn new art techniques including; charcoal painting, contemporary art, traditional paintings & sketches.
1 October 2017
Grampians Wildflower Walkabout – Celebrating 70 successful years, the Grampians Wildflower Show is a major tourist draw in Spring. Visitors come here from all over the Australia to view the wide varieties of wildflowers on display. This is an astounding event, showcasing vast displays of wild flowering plants. Visitors can also take the scenic trails across the wetlands & hinterlands near the mountain ranges & enjoy watching the various wildflowers on display.
7 November 2017
Melbourne Cup Weekend – BOOK YOUR LUXURY VILLA NOW!