#LoveGeelong | Things to do today, tomorrow and the future



Today: Saturday 18th August 2018

✻ Children | Family ✻

 
View Event: Giant Sky Wheel
Giant Sky Wheel
Come along and ride the largest travelling Ferris Wheel in the southern Hemisphere located now at the Geelong Waterfront! The oldest piece of carnival, the Ferris Wheel brings magic and..
 


✻ Competitions | Fun & Games ✻

 
View Event: Palais Bingo
Palais Bingo
The Palais Bingo Centre is a family business that operates in the CBD of Geelong, Victoria, located at 297 Moorabool St, Geelong. We provide full canteen facilities, free tea and coffee..
 


✻ Concerts | Music ✻

 
View Event: Show & Stay Package | Blues Train & Vue Grand Hotel
Show & Stay Package | Blues Train & Vue Grand Hotel
The hugely popular Blues Train has become a must do event in Queenscliff and only a short walk up the hill, the Vue Grand is the perfect place to stay. Choose from a number of room type..
 
View Event: The Blues Train Show
The Blues Train Show
For something decidedly different and entirely enjoyable, Queenscliff's legendary Blues Train is one of Victoria's most spectacular dining and entertainment experiences. The Blues Train..
 


✻ Exhibition | Art ✻

 
View Event: Geelong Contemporary Art Prize 2018
Geelong Contemporary Art Prize 2018
The GEELONG GALLERY is delighted to present The 2018 Geelong Contemporary Art Prize. Showcasing the best of contemporary Australian painting practice, the Geelong Contemporary Art Pri..
 


✻ Exhibitions | Launch ✻

 
View Event: Queenscliffe Maritime Museum | Open
Queenscliffe Maritime Museum | Open
Escape into Queenscliffs fascinating past. The shipwrecks, the rescues, the lifeboat, and the Pilots who continue to bring ships safely through the Rip and into Port. You will experience t..
 
View Event: RAAF Museum | Open
RAAF Museum | Open
Tuesday to Friday: 10am-3pm Weekends and Public Holidays: 10am-5pm The Museum is closed on Mondays, Good Friday and Christmas Day. The RAAF Museum is a 25-minute drive south-west from..
 
View Event: Scarf Festival 2018
Scarf Festival 2018
Scarf Festival 2018 - Living on the Land This must-see textile exhibition is an eclectic showcase of original handcrafted scarves entered by anyone - from school kids to beginner crafte..
 

✻ Film Festivals & Showing ✻

 
View Event: What's Showing | Latest Films
What's Showing | Latest Films
The latest films showing in cinema's reviewed weekly by EG. EG is the entertainment guide to plan your weekend and beyond. Latest Films Showing This Week ANT-MAN AND THE WASP (1..
 


✻ Fitness & Fun Events ✻

 
View Event: parkrun | Point Cook
parkrun | Point Cook
Point Cook parkrun takes place every Saturday at 8:00am It is not a race against other runners but a 5k timed run and it can really be whatever you want it to be, whether thats for fu..
 


✻ Garage Sales | Car Boot Sales ✻

 
View Event: Garage Sales | This Weekend
Garage Sales | This Weekend
Check out the Garage Sales on today courtesy of Gazzas Garage Sales. Gazzas Garage Sales is Australias best known Garage Sales calendar showing every garage sale this weekend and upcomi..
 


✻ Historical ✻

 
View Event: HM Prison Geelong | Open
HM Prison Geelong | Open
The Old Geelong Gaol formerly a high security prison remains much the same as when it ceased operation in July 1991. Open to the public each Saturday and Sunday school holidays and pub..
 


✻ Markets | Art, Craft & General ✻

 
View Event: Apollo Bay Community Market
Apollo Bay Community Market
Every Saturday morning showcasing art, craft and produce of the Otways The Apollo Bay Market is on most Saturdays throughout the year and provides and excellent opportunity for a pleasa..
 
View Event: Baby and Kids Market | Sanctuary Lakes
Baby and Kids Market | Sanctuary Lakes
Come along to the market for families where you can source excellent quality pre-loved kids and baby items by popular brands with huge savings! The market is filled with stallholders s..
 
View Event: Beckley Park Community Market
Beckley Park Community Market
The Beckley Park Community Market (Corio) with over 150 stalls sells everything that you can imagine is held on Saturdays all year round. The market is indoor and outdoor with a large v..
 
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✻ Markets | Food & Produce ✻

 
View Event: 2 & 5 Fresh Food Market-Labuan Square
2 & 5 Fresh Food Market-Labuan Square
2 & 5 Fresh Food Market - Labuan Square is open 6 days a week, from Monday to Saturday, offering fresh fruit and vegetables available to swap or purchase. Discounts for concession card ..
 
View Event: Cloverdale Food Swap
Cloverdale Food Swap
Swap your excess garden produce at the Cloverdale Food Swap, held on the 3rd Saturday of every month, 9am-11am at the Cloverdale Community Centre. Swap: 9am - 11am | Come and swap all y..
 
View Event: Torquay Farmers Market
Torquay Farmers Market
Fall in love with local food at the Torquay Farmers Market every Saturday all year round. Stallholder specialities include local and regional bread, cheese, organics, eggs, vegies, berr..
 

✻ Museum & Science ✻

 
View Event: National Wool Museum | Open
National Wool Museum | Open
At the National Wool Museum, you will discover why fleece from Australias sheep has been the heart of our economy for 200 years. Since the arrival of sheep with the First Fleet in 1788,..
 


✻ Public Awareness ✻

 
View Event: Portarlington > Geelong | Ferry
Portarlington > Geelong | Ferry
We are continuing to cruise between Portarlington and Geelong every Saturday until the end of January 2018. It has been so popular that we decided to extend it right through the school..
 


✻ Sporting Fixtures ✻

 
View Event: Geelong v Fremantle | AFL
Geelong v Fremantle | AFL
The next Geelong home game at GMHBA Stadium of the 2018 AFL Premiership season: The next cats game at the cattery Saturday August 18 Geelong v Fremantle (2.10pm) GMHBA Stad..
 


✻ Television Shows ✻

 
View Event: AFL Footy @ Channel Seven
AFL Footy @ Channel Seven
Seven is your complete online destination for Australian Rules Football. Seven coverage includes games on Friday night, Saturday and Sunday, AFL games, AFL finals, Brownlow Medal count ..
 
View Event: AFL Footy @ Foxtel
AFL Footy @ Foxtel
With unparalleled coverage of the AFL Premiership Season, FoxFooty on Foxtel is the place to be for every footy fan. Another jam-packed season of AFL is underway, with the 2018 NAB AFL ..
 


✻ Trips | Tours ✻

 
View Event: Creswick Woollen Mills Tour | A Very Fine Yarn
Creswick Woollen Mills Tour | A Very Fine Yarn
The Creswick Woollen Mills tour experience 'A Very Fine Yarn' showcases the journey of fibre; all the way from its source on the alpaca through the manufacturing process and how it ends up..
 
View Event: Geelong Gaol Ghost Tour
Geelong Gaol Ghost Tour
7 nights a week at 8pm Geelong Gaol opened in 1853 and is one of Australias most intact 19th century convict prisons. Explore this prison after dark and be haunted by stories of con..