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12th October – 18th October 2015

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Saturday 17th October 2015
The Mane Event Music Festival
Headspace Geelong mental health fundraising music festival The Mane Event Geelong. Featuring The Badloves, The Kite Machine, The Stiffys and over 25 other bands and performers! All profits go to Headspace Geelong. Tickets available now via or from The Barwon Club Hotel

Saturday 17th October 2015
World Reggae Jam Event
A monthly LIVE reggae festa in Geelong bringing together lovers of reggae. Featuring Jamaican reggae and conscious original roots music by local artists. All ages event. Saturday October 17 @ the NEW community arts hub ‘Kubu Studio’ located in Bayley Street (tucked in Behind Brougham Street near Gheringhap Street) Doors open 4 pm. Interactive DRUM CIRCLE @ 5pm. Adults $10, Students $5 Under 12 FREE. BYO percussion instrument / hire a drum $5. Pre sale Tix avail now. SMS 0416262388

Saturday 17th October 2015
Mt Moriac Hotel Speed Shear
Victoria’s richest shearing competition is coming to the Mount Moriac Hotel in a huge afternoon of family fun all in support of the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal. THe day will see both Men and Women’s shearing competitions plus a range of fun activities including DJ’s and great food.

Saturday 17th October 2015
Otway Oktoberfest
The Otway Estate Winery makers of the Pricly suite of beers are holding a Octoberfest from 10:00 AM. The day will see plenty of fun and all things German including Bavarian Food, Erika’s Hair Station, slap dancing and a dunk tank. The estate is about 12 kms drive from Colac in Barongarook, making it easily reached from Geelong at around an hour and a quarter or better still take VLine to Colac and catch the bus transfer to the big day.

Thursday 15th – Sunday 18th October 2015
Royal Geelong Show
The Geelong show is back bigger and better with four days of family fun. This year there will be some amazing animals, thrilling carnival rides, performances and shows and lets not forget the spectacular fireworks display and showbags.