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2019 Christmas Events

There’s lots of Christmas cheer on the Bellarine!

Queenscliff Music Festival

The Queenscliff Music festival is a three day event held on the Bellarine attracting some of Australia’s biggest musical names.

22 Nov 2019 to 24 Nov 2019
Queenscliff foreshore

St Leonards Primary School Christmas Carols

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Carols @ Leopold

Sat 7 December
Leopold Primary School

6:00pm Free Festival
Kids Activities & Food Vans

 7:30pm – 9pm Carols
 Guest Artist Chelsea Gibb & Nick Tabone

In the event of wet weather, Festival and Carols will be cancelled

Drug and Alcohol Free Event

Denis Walter Carols By The Bay

Sit on the lawn and watch the sun set over the bay while enjoying the free concert.
A fireworks display will be held at the conclusion of the event – at approximately 9.15pm.

Sat 7 Dec 2019
7:00pm to 9:30pm
Eastern Beach Reserve Waterfront Geelong

Geelong Toy Run 2019

Ride leaves Deakin Waterfront Carpark at 9am travelling down Brougham Street and out onto the Portarlington Road.
Continuing on through Drysdale, Portarlington, Indented Heads and St Leonards.
Finishing at Princess Park Queenscliff where there will be entertainment, food and auctions.
It is a spectacular sight to see, 1500 or so bikes all joining together to help Geelong Charities.

Sut 08 Dec 2019
09:00am  – 03:00pm

Om Christmas Market

With so many local businesses showcasing their unique gifts, you can be sure of finding something for all the family.

Sat 08 December 2019,
10:00am – 03:00pm

Om Christmas Market

Springdale Neighbourhood Centre,
17-21 High Street, Drysdale, Vic

Ocean Grove Carols in the Park 2019

Sun 8 Dec 2019
7:00pm to 8:30pm

Grove Pavilion The Avenue, Ocean Grove, Victoria 3226

Movies at Steampacket Gardens

The Christmas movie favourite, Nightmare Before Christmas will be screened for free at Steampacket Gardens
with pre-entertainment and activities from 5:30pm with the Mik Maks , facepainting plus crafts for kids.

Fri 13 December 2019
06:00pm

Steampacket Gardens
Eastern Beach Road, Geelong

Santa Train

Presented by Bellarine Railway

Tickets include
* Steam train ride along Swan Bay (45 mins)
* Mrs Claus reading a Christmas story
* Carol sing-a-longs with the Elves
* Each child will be given a gift by Santa
* Christmas themed face painting
* Children’s Christmas activity pack
* Colour-in-Competition:
Win a family pass to Day Out With Thomas
* Photo opportunities using your own camera
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Sat 14 Dec 2019
Sun 15 Dec 20198

Leopold Fire Brigade Santa Run

Portarlington Community Christmas Carols

Presented by
St Johns Church, St Patricks Church, St Andrews Church and Church by the Bay

Community Carols night organised by the combined churches of Portarlington.
Local Guest artists Carols singalong Nativity scene dress up for small kids Visit by Santa

Thur 19 Dec 2019
7:30pm to 9:30pm

Foreshore Park near beach front
below Pier Street Portarlington

Geelong Carols by Candlelight

Tue 24 Dec 2019
8:00pm – 10:00pm

Johnstone Park
30 Gheringhap Street, Geelong

Portarlington Carnival

SS Nash Reserve, Portarlington

Santa Lolly Run

St Leonards/Indented Head Fire Brigade

More info to follow

Tue 24 Dec 2019

Community Christmas Lunch

Don’t spend Christmas alone! Please come and join us for a 3 course lunch and meet some new friends

25 December 2019
12:00pm – 2:30pm

Bellarine Training and Community Hub
1 John Dory Drive Ocean Grove

Rip To River

A 10 km surf beach run from “The Rip” at Point Lonsdale to Ocean Grove near the Barwon River.

28 December 2019,
07:00am – 12:00pm

Pt Lonsdale Beach, near lighthouse (10km Classic Run & Walk start);
Ocean Grove Main Beach (5km Run & Ripper Nipper 1.4km Run start) Ocean Grove SLSC

Portarlington New Year’s Eve Fire Works

Presented by Bellarine Bayside

Tue 31 Dec 2019
9:30pm at the Portarlington Foreshore

Don’t use illegal fireworks

A Little Ray Of Giving

This year, Ray White Drysdale are partnering with our local Salvation Army.
Simply bring a gift to our office at 16 Collins Street, Drysdale (next to the pub) and we’ll make sure they get delivered to Peter and Di Hobbs from The Salvation Army, Bellarine Peninsula to distribute to those in need.

Ray White Drysdale
16 Collins Street, Drysdale

Whilst all care has been taken to provide this information, Ray White Drysdale are not responsible for errors, omissions or if events are cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. Links to organiser’s web pages are provided.

If you would like to include your event, please email emma.smith@raywhite.com