Grampians Wildlife Arts Festival

August 30 to September 4, 2011 Produced by the Grampians Wildlife Arts Society Inc. The Grampians Wildlife Arts Festival is a workshop based event for natural history artists to experience and study Australia’s unique environment, its plants and inhabitants with unprecedented intimacy. Based in Hall’s Gap, the festival offers 5 days of guided day and night tours of the…

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Tri State Brass Band

6th & 7th August Tri State Brass Band Stawell Entertainment Centre Main Street, Stawell Tristate Brass Band, with members from South Australia, Victoria and NSW, is coming to Stawell. Come along and hear the sound of a complete brass band with all the cornets, horns, trombones, baritones, euphos and basses. You will hear some beautiful, moving hymns, some rousing…

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Grampians Grape Escape

Saturday 30 April – Sunday 1st May 2011 10:00 AM – Halls Gap Village Oval, Halls Gap , Vic Australia Hosted by Grampians Grape Escape Committiee Celebrating its 20th year, this major showcase of 100 Western Victoria’s finest food and wine artisans is expected to attract over 8,000 foodies to the Halls Gap Village Oval. Celebrity chef Manu Feildel…

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Grampians Arts Trail

Sat April 23rd – Mon 25th 2011  The Trail will run over the course of the Easter weekend, giving both emerging and established local artists the opportunity to open up their arts spaces to the public. Pick up a map detailing trail of artists’ studios/workshops open over these two days – talk to artists/view these artisans at work, some…

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Great Western ‘Good Friday’ Rodeo

Friday 22nd April 2011 Great Western Victoria Australia 3pm – GREAT WESTERN RECREATION RESERVE One of the best Rodeos in Australia, featuring exciting dangerous action, outstanding courage and riding skills by the riders, some being Australian champions, with an arena completely surrounded by trees and seating, forming a natural amphitheatre. Included is a live band performance, stalls, rides, professional…

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Rotary Club of Stawell Easter Art Show

 Friday 22nd to Monday 25th April 2011 Centenary Hall, Main Road, Halls Gap, Victoria Australia Hosted by Rotary Club of Stawell Ted Gaffney (5358 5212,) The Rotary Club of Stawell presents the Easter Rotary art show each year to provide an opportunity for professional, amateur and student artists to display their works. This provides an opportunity for members of…

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Stawell Gift Easter Carnival

Thurs April 21st – Tue 26th 2011 The Australia Post Stawell Gift is a professional athletics meeting with sixty-six events over three days, with athletes running off handicaps. The weekend culminates on Easter Monday afternoon, with the running of the Australia Post Stawell Gift final over 120m, typically in front of 15,000 spectators. Visit http://www.stawellgift.com for more information. View…

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