special events to make your visit extra special
There is always something to see or do in the Otway Country to Coast region. Take a leisurely drive through the magnificent forests and you'll find something super, natural around almost every corner. From spectacular scenery, local native flora and fauna, taste tempting dining experiences and unique attractions to secluded hideaways you may never want to leave.
However if you are looking for an excuse to visit the Otway Region then here is a list of events that just might tempt you to come back again and again.
The Otway Country to Coast Event calendar is the best place to find what's on in the Otway region, from arts festivals and music festivals, to exhibitions and local markets, fresh local produce and dining experience, to nature walks, or sports events. It's all happening in the Otways. New Otway Events added regularly.
MARCH 2018 ~ Friday 9 > Sunday 11 March
Port Fairy Folk Music Festival
Australia's world famous Port Fairy Folk Festival is a major event presenting international and national artists in a four day festival of music, arts and culture.
Port Fairy Folk Festival was established in 1977 by Jamie McKew and members of the Geelong Folk Music Club. In 39 whirlwind years Jamie produced 40 outstanding festivals that put Port Fairy up front and centre on the world stage of folk music. This festival is now a part of the DNA of this wonderful township and reinforces its rich cultural traditions as well celebrating new and innovative music and art.
For information of this year's line-up and ticket sales, please visit the website.
MARCH 2018 ~ Saturday 17 > Saturday 17 March
Apollo Bay & Otway District Agricultural Show
Pre-purchase UNLIMITED RIDE passes & FAMILY ENTRY TICKETS from Apollo Bay Sports Store AND SAVE!
Family Entry Ticket – 2 adults, 3 kids under 16 yrs - $20 (or $15 prepurchased)
Adult -$10, Concession - $8, Child (U15) - $5
Ride Pass (wristband) allows unlimited rides ALL DAY! (or each ride is $3) - $20
Available from Apollo Bay Sports Store, 39 Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay
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