Things are happening!

Upcoming Local Events & Attractions

There is always something happening here on the Mornington Peninsula – festivals, exhibitions, sporting events, food and wine tastings, markets and much more! Check out below to see what is coming up soon.


Literary Lunch @ Bistro Elba

Presenting Heather Morris and her new book “The Tattooist of Auschwitz”
and enjoy a delicious 3 course lunch with matching wines
for $85pp. Bookings essential

Date: Tues 22nd May
Time: 12:00 to 3:00pm
Web: www.bistroelba.com.au
Ph: 5984 4995


New Menu, New Chef!

Multiple chef hat winner, Steve Davidson has arrived
@ Portsea Village Resort with a stunning new menu

Dates: Thurs to Sunday
Times: Lunch Fri, Sat, Sun Dinner Thurs to Sat
Web: www.portseavillageresort.com
Ph: 5984 8484 Bookings essential


What’s on @ MPRG

From April to July –
Propaganda: A Selection of Posters from
the Australian War Memorial
Date: 20th April to 8th July

Andrew Hazewinkel: What The Sea Never Told
Date: 5th May to 8th July

Times: refer to website
Web: www.mprg.mornpen.vic.gov.au
Ph: 5950 1580


Australia’s BIGGEST Morning Tea @ Rye Hotel

Guest speaker, school choir and great raffle prizes to be
won – $15 entry and a delicious morning tea is included
All monies collected go to Cancer Council Victoria

Date: Thurs 24th May
Time: 10:00am to 11:30am
Web: www.ryehotel.com.au
Ph: 5985 7222
Bookings essential


WinterGlow @ Boneo Maze

Mulled wine, roving luminous fireflies,fire show,
movie tent, face painting, neon photo booth, lantern
workshops, music, carousel & much more….

Date: 10th June
Web: www.boneomaze.com.au
Ph: 5988 6385


Seniors 1/2 price on Searoad Ferries

Plus Devonshire Tea $6 for seniors.

Date: Valid for travel ONLY on Wednesday May – August
Web: www.searoad.com.au
Ph: 5257 4500


Petula with Hilary Henshaw @ Beleura House

A taste of her timeless French repertoire
$45/40 concession includes afternoon tea

Date: 30th & 31st May
Time: 1:30pm
Web: www.beleura.org.au
Ph: 5975 2027
Bookings essential


Sorrento Makers Market

Craft Markets Australia present handpicked original artisans,
gourmet producers and winemaker in the main st of Sorrento

Date: 2nd June
Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm
Web: www.craftmarkets.com.au


Cine, Wine & Dine @ Trofeo Estate Winery

Friday night dinner & movie

Dates: June 15 Blues Brothers, July 13th Trip to Italy
July 13th The Italian Job
Time: 6:30pm
Web: www.trofeoestate.com
Ph: 5981 8688


Georgie Bass Cooking School

Huge selection of Winter Cooking Classes
@ $135pp (gift vouchers available) See website
for full description

Date: Every Saturday during June, July & August
Time: 10:00am
Web: www.georgiebass.com.au
Ph: 5989 0201 to book


Walking Soccer 2018

It’s about “Soccer for All” Perfect for everyone no
matter what your ability, your gender, your age or
level of fitness
$4 (+$10 once only registration fee)

Times: Womens – Thursdays 10am, Mens – Tuesdays – 6:30pm
Where: Sorrento Community Centre
Email: terryphippen@y7mail.com
Ph: 0488 115 433


Tennis Anyone!

Book a court online at Boneo Tennis Club. Also Summer social Tuesdays (7-9pm)
$15 per hour or $20 per hour for night session

Date: everyday
Web: www.tennis.com.au/boneotc/


Indigenous Cultural Walk & Bathe @ Peninsula Hot Springs

Discover bush tucker, experience guided didgeridoo meditation and enjoy bathing in geothermal springs. Open to all ages. Phone 5950 8777

Date: Monthly until June, then fortnightly
Time: 9:00am
Where: Meet at the 16th Beach car park
Web: www.peninsulahotsprings.com


Peninsula Guided Walks

Sorrento Back Beach – Sundays (10am)
Bushrangers Bay – Tuesdays (7pm)

Dates: Sundays & Tuesdays
Web: www.peninsulaguidedwalks.com.au
Ph: 0400 566 525


Gardening Workshops @ The Diggers Club

Huge selection of gardening courses for 1.5 to 3 hrs

Dates & Times: see website
Website: www.diggers.com.au/our-gardens/heronswood/workshops/
Ph: 5984 7321


The Traders are back at Merricks General Store

Pop-up instalments by local artisans and travelled wares.
Giftware for the home, winter essentials, hampers, fine food,
art and more….

Dates: 29th March to 11th June
Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm
Web: www.mgwinestore.com.au


Winter Gin Launch @ Bass & Flinders Distillery

New Winter Gin: spices and warming flavours of the
Winter season – available at the cellar door on website
and to wholesale trade

Date: from 1st June
Web: www.bassandflindersdistillery.com
Ph: 5989 3154


Dinosaur World

Looking for something different to entertain the kids. Step back in time to see all your favourite dinosaurs move and roar in the wonderful prehistoric setting

Dates: Open every day
Times: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Web: www.dinosaurworld.net.au
Ph: 5977 3018


World Gin Day @ Bass & Flinders Distillery

World Gin Day celebrates all things gin in mouth-watering
cocktails. Alfresco botanical bar & wood fired pizzas

Date: 9th to 11th June (Winter Wine Weekend)
Web: www.bassandflindersdistillery.com
Ph: 5989 3154


Truffle Hunt & Tasting with MP Experience

Experience the thrill of a truffle hunt with Jenny McAuley and
her super sniffer truffle dog Thomas. Taste, smell, handle,photograph
& purchase. Learn about growing, harvesting & cooking with truffle

Dates: 9th & 30th June, 7th, 14th, 15th, 28th & 29th July
4th & 5th August
Bookings: www.mpexperience.redzy.com
Ph: Danielle 0410 596 637


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