We live in a wonderful part of the world.  There are many exciting community events happening across Corangamite all year around.  If you would like to promote your event on this page, please email Kerry in Sarah’s office on kerry.ridgeway@aph.gov.au.

Public holidays and community events 2017

  • 1 January: New Year’s Day
  • 21-24 January: Festival of Sails
  • 26 January: Australia Day
  • 27-29 January: Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
  • 5 March: Clean Up Australia Day
  • 8 March: International Women’s Day
  • 13 March: Labour Day
  • 17 March: Ride2School Day / National Day of Action against Bullying & Violence
  • 21 March: Harmony Day
  • 14-17 April: Easter
  • 25 April: ANZAC Day
  • 5 June: World Environment Day
  • 12 June: Queen’s birthday
  • 12-18 June: International Men’s Health Week
  • 30 June: Red Nose Day
  • 18 August: Vietnam Veterans Day
  • 29 September: Grand final Eve Public Holiday
  • 19-22 October: Geelong Show
  • 25 October: Geelong Cup
  • 3-5 November: Colac Show
  • 7 November: Melbourne Cup
  • 11 November: Remembrance Day
  • 25 December: Christmas Day
  • 26 December: Boxing Day

School holiday dates 2017

  • 30 January: Teachers resume
  • 31 January – 31 March: Term 1
  • 1 April – 17 April: School holidays
  • 18 April – 30 June: Term 2
  • 1 July – 16 July: School holidays
  • 17 July – 22 September: Term 3
  • 23 September – 8 October: School holidays
  • 9 October – 22 December: Term 4
  • 23 December – 28 January: School holidays