What's Happening Locally

Experiences – Open for Business:

Horsham/Dadswells Bridge/Wartook Valley/Natimuk

Stone Forest Adventure Mini Golf, Aquatic Centre, Cinema and shopping at Horsham.

Horsham Art Gallery – an outstanding collection of Australian, as well as a collection of Max Dupain photography. Shopping Café culture. Green Lake- 5 minutes East of Horsham, on the Western Highway is perfect for swimming and water ski-ing. Wineries of Lower Norton. Golf at one of Australia’s premier green courses at Horsham.

Wander Inn Restaurant & Arts and Craft Studio, Wartook Valley, provides travellers with refreshments and a chance to buy quality crafts and souvenirs.

Grampians Quad Bikes - experience the thrill of quad biking on a 410 acre property at the foothills of the majestic Grampians Ranges, Wartook Valley.

Grampian Horse Riding Centre-Brimpaen, Wartook Valley.

Wartook is renound for its plentiful Kangaroos and Wildlife, also has one of the highest Bird counts in Victoria.

Old Dadswell Town - Open to day trippers - a unique old style Australian town with themed accommodation. Mt Arapiles - nature walks and world famous rock climbing mecca - watch the rock climbers. There is a drive part way up the top of Mt Arapiles.

The recent rain events have filled our regions lakes seeing the return of fishing and water recreation activities and with the Grampians National Park providing a spectacular back drop for many of our waterways it is a perfect opportunity to relax and unwind with the family. Natimuk Lake is now full and great for fishing, and water skiing. Green Lake is also very popular for families, just 5 minutes east of Horsham. Reports are coming in that Rocklands Reservoir is producing great fishing – yellow belly/redfin.

Horsham / Dadswells Bridge Taylor’s Lake and the Wimmera River are delighting fisherfolk with the opportunities that have returned so quickly. Reports of catches of red fin and yellowbelly are rewarding.

A monthly Discover Dunkeld collection of galleries, gardens and other attractions provides great reasons to visit and stay. Griffin’s Hill Yoga Retreat, in Dunkeld hosts regular sessions but bookings are essential.

Hamilton Regional Art Gallery has one of the most extensive collections of early colonial and impressionist art in Australia. Specialty shopping – antique jewellery, bookshops offer some great retail therapy opportunities. Ros McAthur Art Studio- Ros is known for her flower paintings and still life, landscape and contemporary art work.

The Grampians Cellar Doors are open for business so please take the time to visit our Cellar Doors, taste our region’s signature Shiraz and discover one of Australia’s most historical and acclaimed wine districts. Please visit the Grampians Winemakers web site www. grampianswinemakers.com.au for more information on our regions Cellar Doors.

 


"What’s On" 

16th November to 23rd November 2018 

Horsham German Fest

Saturday 17 2:00pm—10:00pm

Horsham Showgrounds

Celebrate the region’s German heritage with German food and activities at the Horsham Showgrounds

Cost: $25 Entry

Ph: 0400 425 254

2018 Horsham Junior Basketball Tournament

Saturday 17—Sunday 18

Main Stadium, McPherson St, Horsham

Annual junior basketball tournament featuring the local junior Horsham Hornets players competing against teams travelling from far and away, free entry

Times:

Saturday 8:00am-8:00pm, Sunday 8:00am-4:00pm

Ph: 03 5382 0135

The Richard Morris Memorial Concert

Saturday 18 8:00pm

HTH Theatre, Horsham Town Hall

The annual Richard Morris Memorial Concert celebrates the cream of local Wimmera Talent of all ages, applications open for scholarships now at:

www.horshamtownhall.com.au

Cost: $35 Full, $30 Concession

Ph: 5382 9555

Horsham Urban Landcare Swap

Sunday 18 11:30am

Sawyer Park (Soundshell), Hocking St

Bring along your excess fruit, vegetables, seeds, seedlings or eggs to share with likeminded people

Ph: 0409 973 066

Nhill Lions Club Community Market

Sunday 18 9:00am –2:00pm

Jaypex Park, Victoria St, Nhill

Market to promote local produce and crafts

0419 135 132

Horsham U3A Garden Group

Monday 19 9:30am—12:00pm

Botanical Gardens, Horsham

Tour of the Botanical Gardens by staff, morning tea provided by U3A

Ph: 0408 127 425

Dance for Cancer -Old Time Dance

Tuesday 20 7:00pm, 7:30pm Dance Program

Hamilton Lamb Memorial Hall, Kalkee Rd

Dance evening to raise money for the Cancer Council

Cost: $6 with supper supplied

Ph: 5382 4371 or 0419 538 206

Country Music

Thursday 22 6:30pm Meals Served

Horsham RSL, 36 McLachlan St

Featuring Stephen R Cheney and Robyn Norton

Cost: $35 Two Course Meal and Show

Ph: 5382 5912

Country Music

Friday 23 10:00am –11:30am (Morning Melodies)

Horsham RSL, 36 McLachlan St

Featuring Stephen R Cheney and Robyn Norton

Cost: $15 Morning Tea and Show

Ph: 5382 5912

White Ribbon Street Walk—A Road To Safer Lives

Friday 23 10:00am—1:30pm

Hamilton St, Firebrace St and May Park

A walk to promote respectful relationships, gender equality and to eliminate violence against women and children

Ph: 5382 6333

Kannamaroo Festival

Friday 23 5:00pm—10:30pm

Firebrace St, Horsham

Free community festival including bands, buskers, displays, animals, rides and more

Ph: 1300 668 315

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Horsham Regional Art Gallery

80 Wilson St

Phone 03 53829575 www.horshamtownhall.com.au

Tuesday - Friday 10am - 5pm

Saturday 11am - 4.30pm

Sunday 1pm - 4.30pm

EXHIBITIONS The Mann Collection Of Wildlife Art

19 May 2018 - 12 August 2018

Soft Core

19 May 2018 - 22 July 2018

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The Makers’ Gallery & Studio Horsham

28 McLachlan Street, Horsham

Open: Tuesday – Friday 10:00am – 5:00pm

Saturday 10:00am – 12:00pm

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Natimuk’ s Goat Gallery

87a Main Street, Natimuk

www.goatgallery.com.au

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Red Rock Books & Gallery

65 Firebrace Street, Horsham

Weekdays 9:00am-5:00pm Sat 9:30am-12:30pm

Phone: 5381 0866

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Threadmill Market—Contact Milly on 0488 395 779

Open Thurs-Fri 10-5 Sat, Sun and public holiday Mondays 10-4

 Located at 39 Wawunna Rd Horsham In the Old Flour Mill.

Vintage & Retro items, crafts & collectables & giftware.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

  2018

 

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