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Whats on in Gippsland

 

 

 

27th February to 1st April

A FEW FACES - MEENIYAN ART GALLERY

A Few Faces by Roger Boyce

Opening Sunday March 3 at 2pm

When: February 27 - April 1 2019. Gallery open 10am to 4pm (Closed Tuesdays).

Where: Meeniyan Art Gallery - Gallery 1, 84 Whitelaw Street Meeniyan

Contact: 03 5664 0101

E: info@meeniyanartgallery.com.au

W: meeniyanartgallery.com.au

 

27th February to 1st April

ONCE UPON A TIME ON A FARM

Exhibition by Bev Mitchell-Symons.

Opening Sunday March 3 at 2pm

When: February 27 - April 1 2019. Open 10am to 4pm (Closed Tuesdays).

Where: Meeniyan Art Gallery - Gallery 2, 84 Whitelaw Street Meeniyan

Contact: 03 5664 0101

E: info@meeniyanartgallery.com.au

W: meeniyanartgallery.com.au

 

 

27th February to 1st April

MY COLOURFUL GARDEN

Exhibition by Dawn Duncan-Smith.

Opening Sunday March 3 at 2pm

When: February 27 - April 1 2019. Open 10am to 4pm (Closed Tuesdays).

Where: Meeniyan Art Gallery - Gallery 3, 84 Whitelaw Street Meeniyan

Contact: 03 5664 0101

 

What’s On in South Gippsland, in March?

 

 

27th February to 1st April

A FEW FACES - MEENIYAN ART GALLERY

A Few Faces by Roger Boyce

Opening Sunday March 3 at 2pm

When: February 27 - April 1 2019. Gallery open 10am to 4pm (Closed Tuesdays).

Where: Meeniyan Art Gallery - Gallery 1, 84 Whitelaw Street Meeniyan

Contact: 03 5664 0101

E: info@meeniyanartgallery.com.au

W: meeniyanartgallery.com.au

 

 

27th February to 1st April

ONCE UPON A TIME ON A FARM

Exhibition by Bev Mitchell-Symons.

Opening Sunday March 3 at 2pm

When: February 27 - April 1 2019. Open 10am to 4pm (Closed Tuesdays).

Where: Meeniyan Art Gallery - Gallery 2, 84 Whitelaw Street Meeniyan

Contact: 03 5664 0101

E: info@meeniyanartgallery.com.au

W: meeniyanartgallery.com.au

 

27th February to 1st April

MY COLOURFUL GARDEN

Exhibition by Dawn Duncan-Smith.

Opening Sunday March 3 at 2pm

When: February 27 - April 1 2019. Open 10am to 4pm (Closed Tuesdays).

Where: Meeniyan Art Gallery - Gallery 3, 84 Whitelaw Street Meeniyan

Contact: 03 5664 0101

E: info@meeniyanartgallery.com.au

W: meeniyanartgallery.com.au

 

28th February to 25th March

LOST LANDSCAPE ART PRIZE & EXHIBITION

Prom Coast Arts proudly present the 2019 Landscape Art Prize and Exhibition. There are 6 categories and entries close on February 22nd.

When: Thursday, 28th February to Monday March 25th 10am-4pm. Opening night and announcement of the winner, is Saturday March 2nd at 6pm

Where: Stockyard Gallery, Cnr McDonald & Main Streets Foster

Cost: $20 per entry in the competition. Exhibition free.

Contact: Stockyard Gallery 03 5682 E: stockyardgallery@dcsi.net.au

W: http://www.stockyardgalleryandshop.org.au/

 

 

 

 

 

1st March to March 31st

2019 PEAR PARTY ART SHOW

Local art completion/ exhibition relating to the annual Pear Party in Toora.

When: 1st-31st March. Gallery open: Thursday- Sunday, 10am-4pm

Where: Toora Village Studio Gallery, 25 Stanley St, Toora

Contact: Meryl 0423 155 542

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9th March 2019 to 29th Feb 2020

CORNER INLET THROUGH THE LENS

Foster and District Historical Society Inc. is proud to announce

Corner Inlet through the lens - The life and work of photographer John Gunn. This exhibition displays the extraordinary work of local farmer, builder and electrician turned photographer John Gunn. He recorded the people, places, events and industry in Toora and the surrounding district in the early years of the 20th century. Photos include the Peace celebrations at the end of the First World War and the development and construction of the Toora Tin Mine

When: Saturday 9th March to Feb 2020. Open 11am to 3pm: Saturday and Sundays, Public Holidays and daily throughout Vic School Holidays.

Cost: Museum Entry: $10 per family (4), $5 per adult, $4 Concession/Pensioner, 0.50 cents per child.

Where: Foster Museum, Main Street Foster

E: enquiries@promcountryhistory.org.au

 

 

Monday, 18th March

AFTERNOON POETRY AND TEA AT KORUMBURRA LIBRARY

Come to Korumburra Library on Monday 18th March for a pleasant afternoon of verse and rhymes, prose and couplings. You can bring your own work to read, read works of your favourite poet or just come along to listen. Bring some afternoon tea and make it a picnic. Meet members of Poetry Appreciation Korumburra.

When: Monday 18 March, 2pm - 4pm

Where: Korumburra Library, Commercial Street Korumburra

 

Saturday, 23rd March

LEONGATHA FARMERS' MARKET

If you're a person, who loves fresh food and locally grown produce, you can enjoy a new Community Farmers Market.

When:  Saturday 23rd February, 8.30am to 1pm.

Where: Community College Gippsland's Leongatha Campus in Howard Street, Leongatha

Contact: Julie Curtis, 03 5662 6700

E: lfm@ccg.asn.au

W: leongathafarmersmarket.org.au

 

 

Sunday, 24th March

PORT ALBERT MARKET

The Market offers both indoor and outdoor stalls and runs all year. Stall sites are $10.00. Port Albert is located in beautiful South Gippsland and is the oldest port in Victoria. Visitors are encouraged to come along and see what Port Albert has to offer.

When: Sunday 9am - 1pm

Where: Port Albert Hall, 20 Victoria St Port Albert

Contact: Gayle, 0437 247 242

 

Sunday, 24th March

KONGWAK MARKET

Funky ALL-WEATHER Market, Kongwak comes to life with a fabulous variety market every Sunday, with indoor and undercover stalls selling a selection of vintage/retro and second hand home wares, clothing, albums, art, jewellery, local produce, plants, books, live music, great food and coffee, plus a fun atmosphere.

When: Every Sunday 10am - 2pm

Cost: Gold coin donation

Where: Kongwak General Store and Sheds

Contact: Jane, 0417 142 478

 

 

 

Saturday, 30th March

MIRBOO NORTH MARKET

Huge variety of stallholders including plants, food, bric a brac, chooks, art, local veggies and honey, craft and much more.

When: Last Saturday of the month

8am - 1pm

Where: Baromi Park, 49 Ridgway Mirboo North

Contact: Cheryl Belton,

0490 884 265

E: cherylbelton60@gmail.com

W: facebook.com/mirboonorthmarket

 

Sunday, 31st March

INVERLOCH COMMUNITY FARMERS MARKET

Come along to enjoy a day of great local produce, a terrific range of local wines and chilled live music!

When: Sunday 27th January 8.00 am - 1.00 pm

Where: The Glade on the Esplanade Inverloch

Contact: 0448 327 637

 

What’s On in South Gippsland, in April?

 

Saturday, 13th April

MIRBOO NORTH MOTORCYCLE SHOW

The lions Club of Mirboo North present the Motorcycle Show, Swap meet, Show & Shine, park, Sell, or auction.

Full details to follow

Saturday 13 April

Where: Mirboo North township

Contact: Graeme, 0491 106 688

 

Please visit the website………for updated content and events @ www.visitpromcountry.com.au or

 If you would like to submit a local event, you can contact the Prom Country VIC on 5655 2233 or email us: infocentre@southgippsland.vic.gov.au

 

 

Meeniyan Farmers Market 

2nd Sunday of every month 9.00am to 2.00pm

         January 13th 2019

          February 10th

          March 10th

          April 14th

          May 12th

          June 9th

          July 14th

          August 11th

          September 8th

Contact us at: info@rfm.net.au

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Prom Country Craft Market

Craft markets are held each year between Melbourne Cup weekend (1-5 November) and April at the football grounds in Foster. The markets are a huge support to the communinty, with profits going towards the Foster Rotary club, the Fish Creek JC's and the Toora Lions Club.

A $2 entry fee applies to adults, with kids entry free. Dogs are not permitted.

More than 250 stalls are set up for each market, and there are a huge variety of goods on offer, ranging from local produce, to handmade arts, crafts and furniture, to plants, seedlings and pots, to jewellery and clothing, to children's toys, to pets and farm animals. The kids will love riding around the oval on the miniature train. Stroll around the oval, have a freshly made lunch and take home a bargain or two!

Markets are run on long-weekend Sundays over summer between 8am and 2pm.

             Sunday 10th March 2019(Labour Day weekend)

             Sunday 21st April 2019(Easter Sunday)

Foster and District Show

Held on the 3rd Saturday in February each year, the Foster show is a fantastic, fun-filled family day out and draws visitors from all across Victoria. Watch equestrian events, see the farm animals, play games and enjoy the rides, view the handmade craft displays, taste great show food, watch or join in with the dog trials and pick up some showbags for the kids. Make sure you stay for the Grand Parade!

See the Foster Show blog for more information.

Unfortunately no show for 2019

Prom Coast Seachange Festival

Join the communities of the Prom Coast in celebrating creativity, culture, lifestyle and landscape in this beautiful part of the world. The Seachange Festival will be back in 2019.

See the website for more information.

Local Theatre Events

The local Theater company runs performances, festivals and much more. Check the FAMDA website for more details.

Exhibitions

 Plenty of Galleries with interesting exhibitions to see, why not  visit the Foster Museum to see their latest exhibition?

Sport Through The Ages- they are open from 11am to 3pm Saturday and Sunday.

Web: http://www.aumuseums.com/vic/gippsland/foster-and-district-historical-society-inc

For more information on exhibitions and workshops – you can visit https://www.facebook.com/SouthGippslandArtsandEvents/

 

Upcoming Events in Sandy Point

There are various upcoming events ranging from live music to sandcastle competitions. Please see the Sandy Point website for more information and dates.