Geelong Cup - 25th October 2017
The Geelong Cup is the premier Country Racing Cup, and an important race in the lead up to Melbourne Cup and the rest of the Spring Racing action in the City; attracting the Nation's leading trainers and jockey's, as well as big-name international horses.
Proven to be a Gateway to Glory, the Geelong Cup has boasted winners Media Puzzle (2002), Americain (2010) and Dunaden (2011) who all went on to win the coveted Emirates Melbourne Cup a fortnight later.
Toast to the Coast - 4th & 5th November 2017
Held over the Melbourne Cup long weekend, this iconic festival is one of the most anticipated events on the local calendar and showcases the best wines and gourmet food from around the Surf Coast, Moorabool Valley and Bellarine Peninsula.
The two-day event just an hour out of Melbourne offers guests the chance to taste, drink and eat their way across a selection of award-winning wineries while enjoying the picturesque vineyard settings and live entertainment.
Geelong Revival - 24th - 26th November 2017
The Geelong Revival Motoring Festival will take place on Friday 24th, Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th of November 2017. This action packed motoring festival, held on Geelong’s picturesque waterfront, is an event not to be missed!
Take pole position for the historic quarter-mile sprints, as 300 classic and exotic cars and motorcycles sprint down Ritchie Boulevard at full throttle. Join us in the park for the Revival Hillclimb!
Festival of the Sails - 26th - 29th January 2018
The Festival of Sails has evolved over many years culminating in its’ current position as the foremost competitive keelboat regatta in Australia. The event has consistently attracted both brilliant yachts and a public keen to soak up the essence of the event and Royal Geelong Yacht Club takes great pride in its role as host of a regatta whose reputation as a global player expands each year.
Cadel Road Race - 25th - 28th January 2018
Inspired by Europe’s prestigious one-day classic races, the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race is the first of its kind in Australia. It has rapidly been embraced at a local and international level as a unique competition and spectator experience.