At the half-way mark of the annual Moyneyana Festival, Port Fairy still has more to offer to beat those school holiday boredom blues. Here’s a snippet of what’s on this weekend.
Moyneyana: The Odd Socks Circus will entertain all ages with their whacky show on the Fiddlers Green from 11am to 12 noon and again from 2pm to 3pm. Come and Try Children’s Yoga at East Beach from 2pm to 3pm. The Port Fairy Citizens Band will bring the township to life from 6pm to 7pm on the Fiddlers Green.
Film: The Port Fairy Film Society is screening The Leisure Seeker at the Reardon Theatre 7.30pm.
Cheese: The Rotary Club of Port Fairy are presenting Shaw River Buffalo Cheese Tours on Princes Highway, Yambuk, from 9.30am.
Moyneyana: Emergency Services Day at Railway Place Community House from 10am to 2pm. Sailing at the Port Fairy Yacht Club from 5.30pm. Yambuk Trivia Night from 7.30pm at the Yambuk Hall. South Coast Dance Demo from 3pm to 4pm on the Fiddlers Green.
Film: The Port Fairy Film Society are screening Small Foot at the Reardon Theatre on Friday from 2.30pm and ‘Black Panther’ from 7.30pm.
Moyneyana: Black Snake and the Connies will entertain crowds on the Fiddlers Green from 10am to 2pm. Hot Rods and Rock ‘n’ Roll will then rock the crowds with live music from 6pm to 10pm.
Dogs: Sheepdog Trials at the Port Fairy Showgrounds Saturday and Sunday.
Markets: The Port Fairy Railway Market is on from 8.30am to 2pm with an array of stalls including food, books, plants and gifts.
Fishing: The Port Fairy Angling Club are offering sessions with experts at Martin Point each day. Rods and bait supplied from 11am.
Moyneyana: Port Fairy will roar into life as the Hot Rods Show and Shine takes over Southcombe Park from 10am to 1pm. The annual event will include a street parade along Sackville Street and a rock ‘n’ roll band and show and shine following. Nippers Champs is on at East Beach from 10.30am to 12 noon. The Port Fairy Football Netball Club is hosting a Fun Run from the Gardens Oval. Arty Hoey will fill the Fiddlers Green with country music from 1pm to 5pm. Casual Cyclists Picnic at Railway Place Community House from 6pm to 7.30pm.
Film: The Port Fairy Film Society are screening Incredibles 2 at 2.30pm and ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ at 7.30pm as part of their summer series held at the Reardon Theatre.