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  • WHALE SEASON IS HERE!

    Thu, Jun. 24, 2021

    Whale Up in the air

    Whale season is upon us and several whale sightings have already been reported. A combination of Humpback Whales and Southern Right Whales have been spotted in different locations between Victor Harbor and Middleton, and you can follow their movement via SA Whale Centre's Whale Sightings Log.

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  • WhaleFest Victor Harbor

    Tue, May. 11, 2021

    WHALE FESTIVAL 2021 POSTER

    Victor Harbor WhaleFest is a week long program of events celebrating the start of the whale season on the Fleurieu Peninsula, starting on Sunday the 30th of May and running to Sunday the 6th of June 2021.

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  • SteamRanger Heritage Railway

    Mon, Apr. 19, 2021

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    The Cockle Train travels along the oldest steel railed railway in Australia dating back to 1854 when it was constructed to provide a link between the River Murray and the ocean wharfs at Port Elliot and later at Victor Harbor.

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  • Festival of Christmas!

    Fri, Nov. 27, 2020

    Christmas festival

    As the annual Victor Harbor Christmas Pageant has been put on hold, due to COVID restrictions, Rotary Victor Harbor have put together The Victor Harbor “Festival of Christmas” running from the 7th of December 2020 through to, and including, the 13th of December 2020.

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  • SHOW TIME

    Wed, Oct. 02, 2019

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    Celebrating its 141st show this year, there are high hopes that it will equal or exceed the record breaking 2018 show.

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  • STREET PARTY!

    Wed, Oct. 02, 2019

    Street Party

    To celebrate the completion of Stage 2 of the Victor Harbor Main street Precinct, a street party will be held on Friday 4th October 2019 from 5:30pm – 9:30pm. The street will be a buzz with street performers, street food, face painting, live music and so much more! Check out...

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  • Free Family Fun!!

    Wed, Oct. 02, 2019

    Cockling

    Its a must do when visiting the Fleurieu, take the family to the beautiful Goolwa Beach and try your hand or feet at cockling.

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  • Beer and Spirit Lovers, Rejoice!

    Tue, Sep. 24, 2019

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    Fancy a day or a even a weekend of Sampling fine crafted Ales or Spirits, the Fleurieu Peninsula Tourism Bureau suggests its Craft Brewery Trail, Fleurieu Peninsula Craft Brewery Trail . The list includes Victor's Place, Swell Brewing Co, Goodieson Brewery, Vale Brewing, Ekhidna, McLaren Vale Distillery, Settlers Spirits, Smiling...

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  • Hike or Bike your way around the Fleurieu!

    Thu, Sep. 05, 2019

    Bikescrop

    The Encounter Bikeway, starting at Goolwa the Encounter Bikeway takes you along pristine coastline linking the heritage towns of Goolwa, Port Elliot and Middleton with Victor Harbor. The total distance of the Encounter Bikeway is 31 kilometres one way and is a mixture of on-road and shared pathway.

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  • Encounter Marine Park

    Fri, Aug. 23, 2019

    Marine Park Snorkelling

    Voted as Marina Park of the Month it spans from the base of the Fleurieu to the north-eastern corner of Kangaroo Island and through to the Coorong.

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