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.


Rocky Road Festival @ MP Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery

Rock around the block Tasting. 45 minute tasting session – Sip a rockin’ hot chocolate, sample 6 of our favourite unique Rocky Road flavours, devour a Rocky Road ice-cream treat and then create your own signature Rocky Road Block.

Date & Time: Every Friday & Saturday during May @ 11:00am
Price: @20 pp (bookings essential)
Web: www.mpchoc.com.au
Ph: 5989 0040


Sorrento Winter Craft Market by Craft Markets Australia

Ocean Beach Road will be thriving with local produce and goodies. Visit the main street and meander around delicious treat and craft treasures.

Dates: Saturday 25th May, June 22nd, July 20th, August 24th & September 21st
Time: 9:00am to 2:00pm
Web: www.craftmarkets.com.au
Ph: 5976 3266


Craftivism @ MP Regional Gallery

This exhibition presents the work of contemporary Australian artists and groups who use craft materials and techniques with a political intent. For times visit website

Dates: 17th May to 21st July
Web: www.mprg.mornpen.vic.gov.au
Ph: 5950 1580


An evening with Montalto @ Saint Ernest

5-course degustation with wine. Highlighting our local and seasonal produce. Five courses paired with delicious wines. Simon Black the award-winning winemaker will guide you through a selection of Mornington Peninsula’s finest offerings.
Date: Thursday 30th May
Time: 6:30pm
Web: www.sainternest.com.au
Ph: 5988 0700


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


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


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: artscentre.frankston.vic.gov.au


Barista Workshop @ BlueMiniStyle

Learn fundamental barista techniques in a real cafe with trained professionals. Suitable for coffee enthusiasts, drink at home gurus and those looking to work in the industry.

Dates: Saturday’s – 1st June, 6th July & 10th August
Time: 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Email: info@bluemini.com.au
Web: www.bluemini.com.au/barista-workshops
Phone: 03 5981 2520
Bookings essential


What’s happening on Searoad Ferries in May

High Tea on the High Seas – May 19, May 26 Departing Sorento @2pm, Departing Queenscliff @2pm.
Price $55
Brunch on the Bay – May 19, May 26 Departing Sorento @11am, Departing Queenscliff @11am. Price: $55
for more information see website www.searoad.com.au


Enzymes – the spark of life workshop @ Ma-Yothu Sanctuary

Join a fun relaxed environment, share recipes, methods, ingredients & healthy
understanding of food.

Date: Sunday 26th May
Time: 10:00am to 12:30pm
Web: www.ma-yothu-sanctuary.com.au

Ph: Shane 0400 525 552


Sorrento Community Centre

Cooking classes at the Sorrento Community Centre

All recipes are meat, lactose, gluten-free
Date: Saturdays
Time: 11:00am to 3:00pm
Cost: $120pp

For full details visit website: www.sorrentocommunitycentre.com


Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea @ Rye Hotel

Special Guest Speaker & Rye Primary School Choir will be performing
Raffle prizes & for $15 entry a delicious morning tea is included
All monies collected will go to the Cancer Council Victoria

Date: 23rd May
Time: 10:00am to 11:30am
Web: www.ryehotel.com.au
Ph: 5985 7222


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


Mussels, Martinis & Music @ Bass & Flinders Distillery

Spanish Caravan catering cooking up a storm, serving delicious local mussels and delightful bites. Food available from 12:00pm. Music playing from 1-4pm. Mulled Gin, Martinis and more . . .

Date: Sunday May 26th
Web: www.bassandflindersdistillery.com
Ph: 5989 0040


Rubber Soul @ Rosebud Country Club

Beatles Tribute Show – boogie your night away to come of the best music on the land.
2-course dinner and show
$65 members $70 visitors
Time: 7:00pm start
Date: 8th June
Web: www.rosebudcountryclub.com.au
Ph: 5950 0800 (bookings essential)


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