|34 James Street Port Fairy VIC|
Open: Thursday to Maonday 10.30am to 4pm or by appointment
Over 1000 dolls and toys from old to modern. Wheelchair access.
|Wilma Preston Art Gallery|
|41 Regent Street Port Fairy VIC|
Open: 7 days
Wilma is a realist artist whose works are displayed for sale or viewing at the sudio/gallery at the rear of 41 Regent Street.
|Some Port Fairy beaches do allow dogs between 9am and 6pm daily for the period 1st December until 1st May. Please check the Visitor Information Centre for details. Dogs are never allowed onto Griffith Island. Owners must keep their dogs on a lead in the area bounded by Campbell, James, Regent and Williams Streets, King George Square and Martins Point. It is an offence not to carry a bag or clean up after your dog.|
|Labour Day Weekend |
Approximately 40,000 people come to Port Fairy every March for this world famous independent music festival. The best musicians from around the globe perform at this 4 day festival of folk, country, blues, jazz, bluegrass, acoustic rock and world roots music. The festival transforms the town into a spirit of cultural celebration with the “Free Festival of the Streets” alongside the main concerts in the ticketed arena.
The festival has won 3 Australian Torism Awards in a row and the Hall of Fame Award. Demand for tickets and accommodation is huge (tickets sell out in 1 day) so contact the festival before October.
|Carwick’s House of Antiques|
|Corner Commercial Rd & High Street Koroit VIC|
Open: 11am to 5pm Saturday, Sunday and Holidays.Daily Christmas-Jan
Authentic antique furniture, decorative wares, jewellery, collectables
|Port Fairy Historic Centre|
|30 Gipps Street Port Fairy VIC|
A wonderful collection of shipping relics, old photographs and displays relating to the history of the local region.
|Christmas Eve to Australia Day|
The festival starts with a free BBQ, Santa and a sing-a-long on Christmas Eve. On New Years Eve the streets are lined with locals and visitors enjoying the vibrant colours and creativity of the old fashioned decorated float parade, followed by live music and spectacular fireworks display. Each day there are different events to suit all ages.
Normal 2,500 Peak Periods 10,000 Folk Festival 40,000
Moderate climate with average temperatures
Summer 22 degrees Winter 14 degrees
Average Yearly 700mm
|Eclectric Designs Glass Blowing Studio|
|62 Regent Street Port Fairy VIC|
Open: Most afternoons 1pm to 5pm
Visit the working studio where Robert and Freya create colourful hand blown glass, lampworked beads, cast glass sculptures and enambled plates. Glass bead making workshops
|Fishermanâ€™s Jetty Port Welshpool VIC 3965|
Offering scenic boat cruiseA, family fishing charters and sunset cruises.