What's on

What's On for winter on the Peninsula

Just a selection of the events happening locally on the stunning Mornington Peninsula during Winter


After Dark Wildlife Walks - The Briars

 4th, 5th, 10th, 11th & 12th July 2018, 6.30pm - 8.00pm

Enjoy the ultimate wildlife experience. 
Take a night walk through the Wildlife Sanctuary to search for kangaroos, emus, sugar gliders and more!

Walks will be cancelled and refunds issued if the wind strength reaches 35kph.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. BYO small torch. Please visit website for full details of costs and terms and conditions.
Booking essential with www.eventbrite.com.au

Did you know you can book a private night walk if you have a group of 10 or more?

For further details: email. the.briars@mornpen.vic.gov.au or call on 5974 3686.  https://www.mornpen.vic.gov.au/Activities/The-Briars

Ice Skating at Sorrento

Friday 22nd June to Sunday 15th July 2018: 9am to 10pm

Skating At Festivals are back and bigger than ever in Sorrento in 2018.  Get your skates and book now for 10% off.  Use the discount code EARLYBIRD to claim.  

For more information and booking details: http://sorrento.skatingat.com.au/

Josephine Wants to Dance

Frankston Art Centre

Thursday 5th July 2018: 11am and 2pm

Two Shows at 11am & 2pm 
A story about dreams, believing in yourself...and a dancing kangaroo.

From the award-winning team behind Pete The Sheep comes another hilarious tale of a bush animal you'll never forget.

Based on the book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley

Suits: Family & 4+ years

Kids High Tea on the High Seas

Searoad Ferries - Sorrento

5th July - 12th July 2018: 11am - 1.45pm

Join us aboard Searoad Ferries this July school holidays for Kids High Tea on the High Seas!
Kids can enjoy a children's version of our regular High Tea including a tiered platter of sweet and savoury treats, soft drink, juice or hot chocolate, whilst mum and dad or grandparents will receive our usual High Tea offering which includes a glass of sparkling wine, coffee or tea. 
Sail the bay for a two hour return trip for this special school holiday outing. Kids can look for dolphins, visit the playground and have their face painted.

Children* (4-15) $35 | Children* (0-3) $15 | Adults $55

Departs from Sorrento at 2pm
Adult Tickets include: Sweet and Savoury High Tea, glass of sparkling wine, tea or coffee

Kids Tickets include: Sweet and Savoury High Tea, soft drink, juice or hot chocolate 

*Children must be accompanied by a paying adult.

NOTE: There are limited spaces for this event. Group bookings available every day, by arrangement. High chair on request.

For more information: http://www.searoad.com.au/kids-high-tea/

Meet the Farm Animals at Green Olive at red Hill

2nd, 6th, 9th & 13th July 2018: 10am to 11am

A farm tour for children. Feed the chooks and ducks, collect the eggs, pat Gracie the pony and chat with the Pisa our friendly Maremma. Don't forget your gumboots! 

Please register your interest on our FaceBook site (website link below)

A Gold Coin donation helps support our major charity, Riding for the Disabled Mornington Peninsula. 

Activity is held on Mondays and Fridays of the holidays (July 2nd, 6th, 9th and 13th July).

For more information: https://www.greenolive.com.au/ or email zara@greenolive.com.au or call on 03 5989 2992



Saturday 7th July 2018: 10am to 3pm

Set in the heart of Sorrento, on Ocean Beach Road this European boutique market experience will see the main street sprinkled with handpicked original artisans, gourmet producers and wine makers.

Take a leisurely stroll through the village, stopping along the way to sample fine foods, meet the makers behind the handcrafted products and take in the market atmosphere.

On from 10am until 3pm on the first Saturday of June, July and August.

For more information: Craft Markets Australia marketinfo@craftmarkets.com.au  Tel. 0359763266

Mornington Racecourse Market

Sunday 8th July 2018:  9am to 2pm

On the second Sunday of every month from 9am to 2pm, no matter the weather, the market swings into action at the picturesque Mornington Racecourse.

Highlights include a huge range of amazing food to sample, cute, unique kids products, plants and sculptures to brighten up the garden as well as timeless market favourites - fresh produce, coffee, woodwork, skincare, cards and prints. 

With over 300 stalls to explore, set aside a few hours to take it all in.

For further information: http://www.craftmarkets.com.au/markets/mornington.aspx

Check out our Winter specials for an amazing weekend away!  https://www.holidayshacks.com.au/offer/winter-specials or speak with one of our reservations consultants who would be happy to assist you with one of our tailored guest experiences.