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VICTORIA -- WINTER 2010
Craft Alive Expo, Wodonga
The largest and most diverse craft show in
regional areas, Craft Alive brings finished craft
products, craft supplies and woodworking to
visitors. The expo is indoors, so get cosy in
those winter months with a craft
Tel: 0421 355 440
Australian Sheep and Wool Show,
This iconic show has been running since
1877, showcasing Australia's top wool
growers and prime lamb producers. As well
as the ram sale, there are fashions, food,
entertainment and a great opportunity to buy
quality wool products.
Tel: 03 5439 5094
Selection by Tastebuds with Mount
A good glass of wine is one of life's great
pleasures, and when it's teamed with
delicious food, there's not much that can beat
it. The Selection by Tastebuds series of slow
food lunches was conceived by the Pyrenees
winemakers to enhance the experience of
drinking their wines.
Tel: 1800 206 622
Cardross Indoor Winter Market,
Just outside of Mildura is a market where you
can escape the winter cold. Browse through
the food, wine and craft stalls, have a
Devonshire tea and warm your hands on your
tea cup, and for the very eager, show up for a
hot breakfast at 8:30am.
Tel: 03 5024 1345
Echuca-Moama Winter Blues
This weekend is not to be missed, as the
historic port precinct comes alive with music
and frivolity. The ambience that the festival
brings to the area is perfect for enjoying a lazy
lunch at one of the many cafes, restaurants,
pubs and cellar door outlets, and enjoying the
Tel: 03 5480 7555
AUGUST 5 -- SEPTEMBER 4
Craft Cubed Festival, Melbourne
This festival brings the craft community
together, providing a platform for
communication and exchange between
practitioners. The Craft Cubed Festival
promotes experimental, skilled and ideas-
based craft and design.
Tel: 03 9659 7775
Barwon Heads Caravan Park
(The home of Sea Change --- Pearl Bay)
Ewing Blyth Drive, Barwon Heads
Superbly located on Victoria's southern coastline, nestling quietly at
the Barwon River mouth. The Barwon Heads Park offers sparkling
beaches, timber jetties, roaring surf, mysterious rock pools and
peaceful estuary waters.
The park provides excellent cabin accommodation including the
4 star Laura's Beach Houses that are fully equipped with 2 spacious
bedrooms, kitchen, bathroom and comfortable sitting room. Enjoy
the magnificent view across the bay to Point Lonsdale and Port Philip
The 2 BR air conditioned cabins are located high on the side of
the Bluff with great views across the park and the ocean while the
Family 1BR cabins are located both on the Bluff and on the flat close
to the entrance to the park.
New accommodation features 3 deluxe cabins, 2 of which
feature 3 bedrooms and fabulous ocean views.
The park also features over 200 powered sites, full laundry
facilities, children's playground, tennis courts, BBQs etc.
The Riverview Family Caravan Park
Barwon Heads Road, Ocean Grove
Phone: (03) 5256 1600
The Riverview Park nestles upstream on the Barwon River located on
the sand spit between the Ocean and the Estuary leading into the
Connewarre wetlands with its mangroves and abundant wildlife.
The park offers over 100 powered sites in a flat shady
environment with many of the sites right on the river's edge. Family
1BR cabins that include bunks, kitchen, bathroom and outdoor deck
are also available.
Complete with a new children's playground, recreation hall, kiosk,
full laundry facilities, BBQs etc. the Riverview Park offers the
opportunity for great walks along the peaceful Barwon River
observing the pelicans or maybe a spot of estuary fishing, including
the giant mulloway. A hit of golf at the Ocean Grove Golf Course is
only minutes away as is a bowl at the Ocean Grove Bowling Club.
Barwon Heads Caravan Park, Barwon Heads 3227
Ph: (03) 5254 1115
BARWON HEADS OCEAN GROVE
Leongatha Apex Club
Managers: Bim and Kay Puru
14 Turner Street, Leongatha Vic 3953
Phone: (03) 5662 2753 Fax: (03) 5662 5514
Park features: Ensuite cabins, tent sites,
powered sites, BBQ, laundromat, children's
playground, recreation room, walking distance
to shops, tennis courts, swimming pool, golf
course and bowling club.
Close to beaches of Inverloch,Waratah Bay
and Wilsons Promontory.
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