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.


Easter & School Holiday Activities


In the Valley@MP Regional Gallery

This exhibition highlights the beauty and fragility of our natural environment.
Displaying artists Rosie Weiss, Jean Langley, Merryn Lloyd, Christian Lloyd,
Michael Favaloro and Siri Hayes. for times visit website

Dates: 2nd March to 5th May
Web: www.mprg.mornpen.vic.gov.au
Ph: 5950 1580


Live Music @ Rye Hotel

Bleach Album Launch, Stiff Richards & Polarize upstairs in
the Main Sail Bar. $10 Entry

Date: Friday 22nd March
Time: 8pm
Web: www.ryehotel.com.au
Ph: 5985 2277


Dromana Bay Lunch Cruise with Victorian Yacht Charters

Enjoy a 1.5hr luxury yacht cruise and then a delicious 2 course lunch at a local contemporary
restaurant. Cruise operates only from Mt Martha

Date: Sundays
Time: 11am
Web: www.victorianyachtcharters.com.au/experience/mornington-peninsula-lunch-cruise/
Ph: 1300 304 992


The Clapton Show Unplugged @ Frankston Art Centre

Celebrating Eric Clapton and his legendary Unplugged concert.
Featuring Mark Shelley

Date: 23rd March
Time 8:00pm
Web: www.thefac.com.au
Ph: 9784 1060

For the full and amazing offerings of What’s On @ Frankston Art Centre visit website


Enzymes ‘the spark of life’ @ Ma Yothu Sanctuary

Join the event to discover and learn about the amazing life changing journey of enzymes. We share the knowledge of these powerful sparks of life and how they can improve our health and our footprint on the earth.
Price $20pp including free sample

Date: 24th March – 10 to 12:30pm
Where: 182 Browns Road, Boneo
Web: ma-yothu-sanctuary.com.au
Ph: 0400 525 552


Hav A Hit! @ Boneo Tennis Club

This program is a great way to play tennis in a fun & relaxed atmosphere without the structure
of a coaching lesson or pressure of a normal game of tennis. For details visit website.
$12 to $15 per session

Times: Tuesdays 6:30pm & Thursdays 5:45pm & 6:30pm
Web: www.tennis.com.au/boneotc/summer-social-tennis
Ph: 0419 374 030


Tusk – The Storybook Tribute to Fleetwood Mac @ Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron

Doors open @ 7:00pm with the band starting @ 8:30pm
Tickets $35pp

Date: 30th March
For tickets www.trybooking.com/BAWGS
Or Ph: Renee 5925 9605


Go Wild @ Moonlit Sanctuary

To check out the Keeper Club Program – including getting up close to
dingos & pythons see website. Cost $80 per day

Dates:
Week 1: 8th, 9th, 10, 11th & 12th April
Week 2: 15th, 16th, 17th & 18th April
Web: www.moonlitsanctuary.com.au
Bookings essential


School Holiday Fun @ Bayplay Adventure Tours

Get the kids outdoors – for full program of ‘Adventure in Nature’
visit website

Dates: April School Holidays
Web: www.bayplay.rezdy.com/catalog/122579/school-holiday-s


Easter Family Fun @ The Big Goose

Meet the EASTER BUNNY! Join the Easter Egg Scramble, find the Golden Egg,
Easter Activity Zone, Unicorn Rides and Face Painting

Dates: 19th to 22nd April
Web: www.thebiggoose.com.au


Moonlight Festival @ Boneo Maze

Boneo Maze on the Mornington Peninsula will come alive in the evenings this Easter Long Weekend, illuminated with stunning light installations and lantern sculptures. View the incredible Peter Pan sand sculpting exhibition transformed with lighting and projections. There’s so much more to see & do so check website. Tickets are $30 per person no discounts or concessions are available for this event. Tickets will only be available on the night if not sold out prior.

Dates: Easter Long Weekend 19th, 20th & 21st
Web: www.boneomaze.com.au/moonlightfestival
Ph: 5988 6385


April School Holiday Fun on Searoad Ferries

‘Kids High Tea on the High Seas’
Return 2 hr sailing includes High Tea, kids actives & face painting

Date: 11th & 16th April School Holidays
Time: 12pm departing Sorrento Pier
Bookings Essential
Web: www.searoadferries.com.au/kids-high-tea/
Bookings essential – Numbers are strictly limited so register today

for details of onboard school holiday activities including
Robot Workshops, Tommy Terrific & Crazy Koala Puppet Show
visit website www.searoad.com.au/school-holiday-ferry-fun/


Fun at Craft Markets Australia during March/April

Fossick with all the family through the markets on the Peninsula. Local produce, fresh food and lots of ideas for
unique gifts and treasures.

Dates: 24th March – The Briars Craft and Produce Market (The First One!!!) 10th April – Mornington Racecourse Market
20th April – Point Nepean Portsea Market – Easter Saturday
28th April – The Briars Craft and Produce Market
Web: www.craftmarkets.com.au


Magnificent art Nissarana Galleries Mornington

Be mesmerized and enchanted by the surreal, sacred and sublime paintings, photography and porcelain of over 20 acclaimed Australian and International artists.
‘Earth Wise’ will be held over these school holidays – soak up culture with the kids

Dates: April 3 to May 6 (open 7 days, 10-5pm)
Where: 211 Main St, Mornington
Web: www.nissaranagalleries.com.au
Ph: 5976 8877


Workshops @ Heronswood

Sharpen your skills at Diggers monthly workshops
Workshops focus on a wide range of essential gardening topics, techniques and skills, as well as focusing on specific plants and tasks to suit the season

Date: February through June
Phone: 5984 7321
Web: www.mprg.mornpen.vic.gov.au
Ph: 5950 1580


Elgee Park Country Music Concert

A day of food, wine, beer & entertainment. Featuring The Distance, Leadbetter & Swan,
Movin On, The Dynamics Duo, The Dalton Gang, Danny Stain, Rough Cut
Tickets $20 inc a free beer or wine (strictly no BYO)
For more info see website

Date: 17th March
Time: 1:30pm to 8:00pm
Web: www.elgeeparkwines.com.au


Georgie Bass Café – Cookery Classes

Brush up your culinary skills and enjoy cooking in a world class kitchen. Create meals from Patch to plate, cook with shellfish, vegan, gluten free, dumplings . . . the list goes on. For a full description, dates and times see the website. Bookings essential

Date: Saturdays and selected Wednesda through to May, 2019
Web: www.flindershotel.com.au
Ph: 5989 0201


Tina Turner Tribute @ Rosebud Country Club

2 course dinner & show $70 members $80 Visitors
Bookings essential

Date: 30th March
Web: www.rosebudcountryclub.com.au
Ph: 5950 0800


Gigs for Kids @ Frankston Art Centre

Beginning with “The Gruffalo” – After sell out seasons across the world, including London’s
West End & Broadway, The Gruffalo returns to Australia!

Date: Weds 17th April
Time: 12:00 & 2:00pm
Web: www.thefac.com.au
Ph: 9784 1060

For the Gig for Kids 2019 Calendar visit website


Easter Fun in the Sculpture Park @ Pt Leo Estate

Bring the kids for an eggs-citing Easter Sunday and be entertained with arts
& crafts, Koko Black Easter Eggs, hot chocolate & hot cross buns. The wine terrace
will be open at 9:00am for kids to decorate their baskets.

Date: 21st April
Time: 10:00 sharp for Easter Egg Hunt until 11:00am
Tickets on sale: 24th February $20 per child with 1 adult
Web: www.ptleoestate.com.au
Numbers are strictly limited so register today


Easter Art Show @ Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron

Exhibition Hours

Saturday 20th April & Sunday 21st April – 10:00am to 5:00pm
Monday – 10:00 to 2:00pm
Web: www.bys.asn.au
Ph: 5988 8453


Buckley – The Opera

A new Australian Opera based on local history by Antony Ransome
and Richard Cotter

Date: 26th April @ 8:00pm & 27th April @ 2:00pm
Web: www.buckleyopera.org
For tickets: www.trybooking.com/BATLO
Ph: 0422 366 907


What’s on at Beleura House & Garden!

The Australian National Academy of Music presents….
Stravinsky – The Rite of Spring followed by afternoon tea.
Full price $45 Concession $40

Date: 28th May
Web: www.beleura.org.au
Ph: 5975 2027


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