Port Fairy Events

What’s on in and around Port Fairy

 

January:

  • Moyneyana Festival – This is your opportunity to relax and enjoy what Port Fairy has to offer over this summer holiday period.
  • Open Day of Historic Buildings
  • Lions Club Art Show
  • Port Fairy Farmers Market. Held every 3rd Saturday on the Village Green, cnr Sackville and Bank Streets.


Feburary:

  • Port Fairy Farmers Market. Held every 3rd Saturday on the Village Green, cnr Sackville and Bank Strees


March:

  • Port Fairy Folk Festival – Australia’s “world famous” independent music festival presents major international and national folk, trad and roots music artists during a four day festival of folk, country, celtic, blues, jazz, bluegrass, traditions, contemporary, singers, songwriters, acoustic rock and world roots music.
  • Port Fairy Farmers Market. Held every 3rd Saturday on the Village Green, cnr Sackville and Bank Streets.


April:



May:

  • Warrnambool May Race Carnival
  • Port Fairy Farmers Market. Held every 3rd Saturday on the Village Green, cnr Sackville and Bank Streets.


June:

  • Winter Weekends in Port Fairy
  • Winter Weekend launch at the Whale Bone Gallery
  • ‘Kids activity tent’
  • ‘Find That Photo’ treasure hunt
  • Fishing clinic
  • Golf competition
  • Rock Wall climbing & Bungie
  • Port Fairy & District Community Bank Dashhound Dash
  • Dogs Breakfast
  • Port Fairy Farmers Market. Held every 3rd Saturday on the Village Green, cnr Sackville and Bank Streets.
  • Southern Right Whales arrive.
  • Warrnambool Fun 4Kids Festival.


July:

  • Winter Weekends in Port FairyPort Fairy Winter Weekends have managed to entice the wonderfully talented Ami Williamson back to Port Fairy. Not for Folkie but for the ever growing Winter Weekends.The weekend will be a Gastronomic Feast, with a wonderful food market on the Saturday followed by our own restaurants going local with a Eat & Drink local theme accross the weekend.But to kick the program off we will ba having an excebition ably titled ‘Bell of the Ball” followed by an evening at the cricket club where you can dance the night away.Also, our wonderful art community is teaming up with the foodies to ensure all of your senses are covered.Port Fairy in July, holds may secrets for you. Why not come and explore
  • Port Fairy Farmers Market. Held every 3rd Saturday on the Village Green, cnr of Sackville and Bank Streets.


August:

  • Port Fairy Farmers Market. Held every 3rd Saturday on the Village Green, cnr Sackville and Bank Streets.


September:

  • Ex-Libris Bookfair
  • Huge antiquarian and second-hand book sale. Literary sessions with local and visiting writers. Poetry readings over coffee and cake. Sessions held in charming, intimate, historic venues
  • Mutton Birds fly into Griffiths Island
  • Port Fairy Farmers Market. Held every 3rd Saturday on the Village Green, cnr Sackville and Bank Streets.


October:

  • Port Fairy Spring Music Festival – The festival presents classical and contemporary ensemble music in fresh and collaborative programming.
  • Port Fairy Farmers Market. Held every 3rd Saturday on the Village Green, cnr Sackville and Bank Streets.


November:

  • Port Fairy Show – enjoy the horses, animals and arts and crafts
  • Koroit Show
  • Heritage Discovery Weekend
  • Tarerer Gathering of the clans – Indigenous and other Australian – Cultural, Music, Dance, Film, Food, Art, Community
  • Port Fairy Farmers Market. Held every 3rd Saturday on the Village Green, cnr Sackville and bank Streets.


December:

  • Carols by Candlelight – on the village green.
  • New Years Eve Processions and fire works.
  • Moyneyana Festival commences Christmas Eve.
  • Port Fairy Farmers Market. Held every 3rd Saturday on the Village Green, cnr Sackville and Bank Streets.