VICTORIA DIARY NOTES
A comprehensive guide to upcoming events in Victoria.
Boxing Day Test
There are few events in the Australian sporting calendar that evoke as much passion as Test cricket, and the Boxing Day Test is at the pinnacle. Be a part of the action at the MCG.
International Dairy Week
Attracting more than 6000 exhibitors and visitors to the heart of Victoria, families and farmers can enjoy the showing of Australia’s finest cattle as well as participate in farming and producers’ workshops and seminars. Taking place in the regional town of Tatura, this prestigious event is one of the biggest in the Southern Hemisphere attracting visitors from international dairy countries including Germany, USA, France and Argentina. Foodies can expect some great dining options at the event as well as in town.
Festival of Sails
Since 1844, the Festival of Sails has played a key part in the Victorian and Australian yachting calendar. Highly competitive and diverse, the event caters to all levels of sailing from high performance racing machines to family cruisers. Whether you are a sailor or prefer your feet on more solid ground and are looking for a fun way to entertain the family across the Australia Day holiday, this event provides something for everyone to enjoy.
Australian Open – The Grand Slam of Asia-Pacific
Balmy nights, world-class tennis players, colourful fans, live entertainment at Grand Slam Oval and all the tennis action live on the big screen at Garden Square. For two weeks in January, Melbourne Park is home to the action. For more information, visit the website below.