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What’s On in November

Like the ocean, times and dates may be subject to change without notice so be sure to check the accompanying links for confirmation.

Archibald Prize – Daily Exhibition

Running till Sunday 10 December
Geelong Gallery – 55 Little Malop Street, Geelong
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Melbourne City Ballet – The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Thursday 23 November
Geelong Performing Arts Centre
The Playhouse – 50 Little Malop St, Geelong
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Queenscliff Music Festival – Family Event

Friday 24 November – Sunday 26 November
Princess Park, Queenscliff
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Black Diamond Afterglow Twilight-Night Trail Run – Torquay

25 November
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The Farmer’s Place Markets

The Farmer’s Place Monthly Farmers’ Market
Running until 29 April 2018
The Farmer’s Place Sunday Farmers’ Market
26 November – 29 April 2018
675 Anglesea Road, Freshwater Creek
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Adventurethon Anglesea – TBC

Saturday 2 – Sunday 3 December
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Piccadilly Market Geelong

Sunday 3 December
1 Gheringhap Street, Geelong
9:30am – 4:40pm
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Santa Train Special

16 and 17 December
Bellarine Railway, Queenscliff
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Nippers @ Jan Juc Surf Club

Sunday 15 October – training program begins
27 December – 12 January – Surf Ed Program
Call (03) 5261 2755
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The Pier Geelong presents Wah Wah Gee

31 December
NYE Cocktail Party
8:00pm – 1:00pm
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January 2018

The Nightjar Festival

4 January – 23 February 2018
Torquay Common – Thursdays January
Geelong – Johnstone Park – Fridays February
4:00pm 10:00pm
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A Day Out with Thomas

6, 7, 20 and 21 January
Bellarine Railway, Queenscliff
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7-Day Meditation and Chakra Retreat

Monday 22 – Sunday 28 January
The Summer House, Torquay
Click here for details

February 2018

Flying Brick Cider Co Bellarine Sunset Run

Saturday 3 February
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Fashion, Style Me / 21.10.2016

Hooray for everything at Strumpet! If you’ve found yourself on the Surf Coast without beach bag and kit, Strumpet’s got your back. Beach, BBQ to best. A one-stop wonderment of casual and comfy holiday gear, evening and after-dark prettiness, and all the extraneous and fun stuff to jazz it up. Stunning array of Camilla kaftans; great mix of LTB jeans; Maison Scotch tees and shirts; Free the People and Kalypso. There’s more to Strumpet, Torquay, than the pretty window dressing, which is always an enticement to enter...

Eat me / Drink me, Wineries / 21.10.2016

Had ‘that crazy feeling’ first foot in the door here. From that rare angel side of Lou and The Velvet Underground’s Sunday Morning greeting to the sun-shiny counter welcome – good vibrations from the get-go. If you’re looking for soul food and a place to eat – and taste test some top-notch local vino in the mix – Bellbrae Estate Wines and Café won’t disappoint. The cauliflower and blue cheese soup was a light and luscious smash. Longboard Pinot Gris was the suggested accompaniment. Big Brother went the...