Tracky Dack Day
National annual fundraiser for TLC for Kids, Australia’s only emergency response
support for sick children and their families. In solidarity, people around Australia
choose any day in May to Dack Up and Donate for Tracky Dack Day.
Mixed media exhibition
Leongatha Gallery, cnr McCartin Street, and Michael Place, Leongatha
Opening event on 7 May between 2pm and 4pm
Lost WW1 Diary
Renowned stand-up & character comedian, Damian Callinan, examines the
horrors of war through a larrikin sense of humour, as he sets off for WW1.
Tongala Public Hall, $25
Jack Ferver’s Mon, Ma, Mes (Revisite’)
Temperance Hall, 199 Napier Street, South Melbourne
Geelong After Dark
5 May, 6-10pm
Horsham Patchwork Quilters Exhibition
Horsham Town Hall, Wilson Street, Horsham
Entry is $7
5-7 May, 10am-5pm
Yirramboi First Nations Festival
High Country Harvest
The team from MoVida will explore the gourmet riches of the High Country and
meet clever growers, producers, winemakers, brewers and chefs of the region.
Beechworth Drive Back in Time
Weekend starts with a Tractor Run leaving the Old Railway Goods Shed at 10am.
$10 entry includes BBQ lunch.
Cruis’n back in time starts 4.30pm.
A Tribute to Marika Ninou
Con Kalamaras and friends perform a heartfelt tribute to one of Greece’s most
renowned voices of the 20th Century.
Kew Court House, 188 High St.
6 May, 8pm
Clunes Booktown Festival
Author talks, literary luncheons, collection of rare, out-of-print and collectable books, go
inside heritage buildings, listen to live music, watch street performers, take a horse and
cart ride and more!.
Daylesford Macedon Ranges Open Studios 2017
Explore artists studios in some of Australia’s most beautiful settings over three weekends.
Glenroy Art Group Autumn Art Show
Community Hall, 7 Prospect Street, Pascoe Vale
6-7 May, 10am-4pm
The Mill Castlemaine
A place for artisans, foodies and seekers of collectables, this repurposed 1875 woollen
mill is running free events during the Australian Heritage Festival.
9 Walker Street, Castlemaine
2017 Australian Knifemakers Guild Show
View and purchase the finest handmade Knives in Australia
Best Western Airport Motel & Convention Centre, 33 Ardlie St, Attwood
May 6-7, 9:30am-4.30pm
The Linden Open Garden
A garden blending exotic and native plants and trees.
10 Margaret Street, Research
6-7 May, 10am-4.30pm
Annie's Open Garden
A delightful one-acre garden featuring crepe myrtles, a variety of pears, ornamental
pomegranates, fruit trees and a stunning Cercis 'Forest Pansy'
27 Brenda Road, Research
6-7 May, 10am-4.30pm
Grampians Grape Escape
Grampians National Park, 46-72 Grampians Road, Halls Gap
The Chrysanthemum Society of Victoria Inc. Annual Exhibition
Burwood Heights Uniting Church Hall
Cnr Burwood Highway and Blackburn Road, East Burwood
6 May (1pm-4pm) & 7 May (12-4pm)
Victorian Championship Racing
My Fair Lady
From 11 May
Belgrave Big Dreams Market
Reynolds Lane, Belgrave
Craft, Design and Produce market for the whole family
Geelong Patchwork & Quilters Guild Quilt-In
Trading table, prizes and show-and-tell. Supporting Geelong-based charity
We All Rotate to help women in need in Nepal.
Barwon South Civic Centre, 7 Reynolds Rd, Belmont
20 May, 9.30am-4pm
0411 308 145
The Gippsland Sculpture Exhibition
Gallery arc and the township, Yinnar
Until 27 May
Echuca Moama Artists Easter Exhibition
Alton Gallery 111 Hare St, Echuca
Entry is free
Until 27 May (Fridays 10am-2.30 pm, Saturdays 10am-1pm)
Enquiries: 0439 460 690