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.


Summer Impressions by Craig Penny
@ Manyung Gallery Sorrento

After many years of painting his interpretations
of the southern Mornington Peninsula Craig is
presenting a new element to his approach. Not to
be missed

Dates: 2nd to 14th December
Web: www.manyunggallery.com.au
Ph: 9787 2953


Ghost Tours are back!

Visit 8-12 historical locations which are believed to be
occupied by ghosts, including the Continental Hotel, Athenaeum
Cinema & Three Palms Restaurant

Date: Monday 11th December
Time: 7:30pm
Web: www.sorrentoghosttours.com.au
Bookings essential: 0409 844 768

Also, every Wednesday in January at 8:00pm. Tours operate
regardless of weather so please dress appropriately


Live music @ Peninsula Hot Springs

The Bath House café will come alive with music performed by a local artist. Enjoy a delicious pizza or snack from the café as you relax in your robe. Live music performances are complimentary to guests who purchase Bath House bathing

Date: Commencing Thurs 23rd November until April
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Where: Bath House Café
Web: www.peninsulahotsprings.com


The Traders @ Merricks General Store

Fashion, homewares, gift hampers….! A unique mix of
Artisan Traders inspired by the country present their local
and travelled wares

Dates: 24th November to 28th January
Web: www.mgwinestore.com.au
Ph: 5989 8088


Live Music @ Home & Hosed

Wine tasting, live music, bar

Date: Saturdays
Time: till midnight
Web: www.homeandhosed.com.au


Live music @ MP Brewery

Looking for some “hop” culture”? Along with tasting some fantastic
beers you can enjoy live music (check out their website) in a very
relaxed atmosphere. I’m thinking a little bit hipster! Wine and
other drinks available too. And the pizzas are to die for.
Don’t forget to check out their fabulous original posters.

Date: every Sunday
Time: 2:00 to 5:00pm
Web: www.mpbrew.com.au
Ph: 5976 3663


Ride & Rise with Horseback

Featuring an opportunity to see the stunning beach life as you ride for 90 minutes along the beach (experienced riders will get to canter) by horseback, seeing the water, an incredible Mornington Peninsula sunrise and possibly, the stunning movements of sea life. There are
2 fabulous options available.

Date & Time: Refer to website
Where: 154 Balnarring Beach Rd, Balnarring
Website: Book online www.horseback.com.au
Bookings essential and limited to 10 riders


Pancakes with Santa @ The Big Goose

Plus a photo with Santa with all day entry to The Big Goose

Dates: 16th, 17th & 23rd
Times: see website
Web: www.thebiggoose.com.au
Tickets available: ONLINE ONLY


Horn Vs Hellraiser

Battle of the Brisbane 2, World
Welterweight Championship showing live at
The Rye Hotel

Date: 13th December
Time: AEDT 7:30pm
Web: www.ryehotel.com.au


Carols by Candlelight

@ Rosebud Village Green

Date: 16th December
Time: Arrive by 6:45pm for a 7:30 start


Christmas Lunch @ The Rye Hotel

Delicious 3 course Christmas luncheon with Appertiser,
choice of 5 mains and 3 dessert
Plenty of Christmas cheer and festive trimmings!
Book now – Selling out fast

Date: 25th December
Web: www.ryehotel.com.au
Ph: 5985 2277


Georgie Bass Café & Cookery

Forage – Cook – Taste. Patch to plate cooking classes
+ lots of other options. Bookings essential

Dates: refer to website
Web: www.georgiebass.com.au


Bridal Showcase @ Rye Hotel

For everything you need to know about getting married
on the Mornington Peninsula. Door prize – go into the
draw to WIN a Celebrant for FREE. Valued at $700

Date: Sunday 14th January 2018
Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm
Where: The Blue Water Room
Web: www.ryehotel.com.au/whatson


Blues @ The Briars

Family friendly festival with world class blues & roots acts – all day & night. Bring a picnic rug. Great blues music & food vans
Bookings essential

Date: 24th February
Time: 11:00am till late
Web: www.bluesatthebriars.com


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