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Saturday 5th February Bordertown Races Come and have a nice lunch or afternoon tea. Gates open at 11am. Purchase tickets at the gate. Fully stocked bar. TAB and Bookmaker. Finns Fine Food catering. Admission $5. Kids U17 FREE
Saturday 11th February Henley on Lake Wallace 100 yr celebration. An action packed day of family fun beginning with the Henley Procession at 12.30pm. There are plenty of events such as 'Tour de Henley' from 9am. Yabby eating competition, The 50th Annual Australian Women's Rolling Pin Throwing Championship with the invitational golden rolling pin to follow to determine the best of the best. There are also plenty of attractions including ‘The Mik Maks’, inflatables, children's activities, live music and showbags. Major attractions include Chris Spirou aerobatics, The Mik Maks, Live Music from ‘Wade Northcote’, Twilight Illuminated Creatures and a Fireworks display. Facebook GroupContact Morgan 0402 742 390
17th, 18th, 19th February 30th Annual Lake Charlegrark Country Music Marathon Featuring Kasey Chambers, Jayne Denham, Bill Chambers, Sandra Humphries, Danny Stain, Steve Bartel Band, Brett Gray, Graeme Hugo, Heartland, Gavin Chandler, Rodney Vincent, Jarrod Stevenson Full details and tickets visit the website
MARCH 4th - 5th March Mundulla Show Saturday is the official Show Day with plenty to see and do. Show goers will find all the usual events and competitions: sheep and cattle judging, yard dogs, vintage machinery, show rides plus trade sites and food vendors. In the Mundulla Hall, just a short walk away, is a great indoor show with cookery, needle crafts, art and fruit, veg and flower competitions. There is free entertainment on offer all day for the children including the Bunyip Trail, pony rides, a wind tunnel, sandpit dig, laser tag, as well as show rides. Website
7th - 8th March Wimmera Machinery Field Days Horsham, Website
11th - 12th March Harrow National Bush Billycart Championships 2023. Full details
11th March Edenhope Cup The Cup meeting draws crowds in excess of 1000 every year and has become the annual event for the local community. Fashions on the Field, free kids activities and entertainment track-side. Website
17th - 18th March South East Field Days Lucindale, Website
Saturday 25th March, 9am - 1pm Kaniva Town Garage Sale. Grab yourself a bargain. Sell your excess. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Book your details now to be included on the map. Full details
APRIL Sat - Sun 15th - 16th April Day of the Dackel 2023, Edenhope Sausage Sprint, market stalls, Dackel dinner, activities, a big walk, dress ups and more! NB Book accommodation early to avoid disappointment. Contact Dach's a Gallery Dachshund Museum
7th - 23rd April (Victorian school holidays) Various events including our Sheep Art Easter Bonnet Parade and Easter Actionbound. Easter Thursday Footpath Sale, Good Friday and Easter Sunday services, plus Anzac Day. More details.
22nd April Wimmera Steampunk Festival, Dimboola The town centre becomes the mind's playground for madcap fantasy, strangeness and escapism. Let your mind roam and indulge in the fascinations of twisted imagination. Wellsian time travelling from an eternal multiverse will allow playful encounters with all peculiar creatures. Live entertainment, food & merchandise stalls, light installations, flash mobs and spectacle. Tickets $40 for adults and $10 for children. Facebook page.