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Upcoming Local Events & Attractions

There is always something happening here on the Mornington Peninsula – festivals, exhibitions, sporting events, food and wine tastings, markets and much more! Check out below to see what is coming up. You can also download our current what’s on list too!

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Greg Irvine Art Exhibition @ Aegean Designs – Portsea

Aegean Designs Portsea is thrilled to welcome Greg Irvine and his stunning works of art for his first exhibition in over four years – right here in our studio

Date: until the end of March
Address: 1/3760 Point Nepean Road, Portsea

Swing Dance Evening @ Sorrento Bowls Club

Come for a night of fun watching a swing dance demo by world renowned instructors Scott Cupit and Arriane Oshea from Swing Patrol. Take to the floor and learn to swing dance yourself!
Date: 13th March
Time: 6:30pm
Price: $10 per head
Bring plate to share for supper (drinks at bar prices)
Bookings: contact Susan Lamb @

Tom Katz is Back in Sorrento @ Sorrento/Portsea RSL

Sorrento’s home of live music presents Roxanne -The Police Tribute, Two Dogs Band, Leigh Sloggett Trio and Cajun Zydeco Blues – free but a small donation would be appreciated

Date: Selected dates in February (see website)

Specials @ Sardo Sorrento
Hospitality Mondays – 50% of food for hospitality
BYO Wine Wednesdays
Bottomless Wine Tasting Thursday’s $30 unlimited tasting

What’s On @ Mornington Peninsula Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery

Life is always sweet at the MP Chocalaterie!

Annual Ice Cream Festival 2020
144 ice cream flavours served over 12 days (scoops from $4.80)
Limited edition ice cream dessert menu
45 minute hosted tasting sessions – $20pp Free Entry
Giant deep-fried ice cream balls, monster sundaes and decadent ice cream desserts
45 Cook Street, Flinders
Date: 12 – 23 February

Junior Chocolatier Class – $40: Sessions at 11am & 12pm.
Become a Junior Chocolatier in a 45 minute Junior Chocolatier class held in our ‘parent free zone’ where children aged 6 – 12 years can learn from our Chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. The price includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home three chocolate creations to enjoy.
Bookings are essential. Visit our ‘Tastings & Workshops’ page to make your booking.

Chocolate Discovery Class – $48: Session at 12.30pm
Anyone aged 12 & above can join us for a one-hour, Chocolate Discovery Class & indulge in a range of chocolate tastings, craft your very own chocolate bar & delight in six handmade filled truffles.
Bookings are essential. Visit our ‘Tastings & Workshops’ page to make your booking.

endota day spa red hill – special offer

Offering complimentary 30minute organic facial with any one hour spa treatment
call for terms and conditions

Days: Monday to Friday
Time: before 5pm
Ph. 5931 0044

Open Court Sessions @ Boneo Tennis Club

Super social, non-competitive, social hit of tennis followed by food & drinks. Suitable for all skill levels, but no one that takes their tennis too seriously. Ideal for beginners or lapsed players. Everyone Welcome!
Tuesdays 6:30pm-8pm, $15 per player.

Rock the Boat 2020 @ Searoad Ferries

Sail from Sorrento and put your party hat on for our Summer sunset series
Get your dancing shoes on and bring your friends for a great evening.
Price: $129 pp
Tickets include: 3-hour bay sail, live music, welcome drink, continuous canapes, drinks at bar prices

Date: Feb 22nd, 2020 (8:00-11:00pm)
Bookings essential

“High Tea on the High Seas” 2pm – 4pm, Feb 16 & 23, Mar 8, 15, 22 & 29th

“Brunch on the Bay” 11am – 1pm, Feb 16 & 23, Mar 8,15, 22 & 29th

“Captains Lunch” 1pm – 3pm, MAR 7


Summer holidays @ Dromana Drive In

“Make a Memory at Dromana 3 Drive In” Re-live a classic era when drive-in’s were hip, take your favourite guy or gal, bring the kids. Screening movies for all tastes; the romantics, the comics through to the thrillers, perfect for all ages. Four screens including a Deckchair Cinema. For details see website. Come and ‘Dine with the stars’ in Shel’s Diner, 50’s style or take-away back to your car, or under the stars. The classic burgers and fries with a twist, milkshakes, ice creams and so much more.


Extend your Summer @ The Peninsula Hot Springs

Introducing the summer weekday escape
Your favourite mid-week escape is being extended for all of summer.
Now available Monday – Friday until the end of February, no holiday exclusions.
Refresh and rejuvenate with a 45 min treatment and bathe.

Price: $179pp
Dates: Till end of February
Bookings essential
Ph: 5950 8777 or book online
W: See full list of details and offers at

Graeme Base’s Animalia in Sand @ Boneo Discovery Park

World first Sand Sculpting Augmented Reality Experience
Date: Thru to 30th April 2020
Free Sand Art with every child entry WEEKDAYS to Anamalia in Sand during February
Free coffee with adult entry WEEKDAYS during February, mention you saw it here!
Phone: 5988 6385
DISCOUNTED Pre sale tickets available online now!

Autumn Fest 2020 @ Boneo Discovery Park

This year we have a jam packed day of fun for both the kids and adults. With face painting, Autumn Crafts, Mini Train, Jumping Castle, Carousel, Circus Workshops, Wildlife display and Presentations, Live music, Bar, Food, Giant bubbles workshop, Magic show and more. Your ticket includes all the fun of Autumn Fest excluding the bar and food so sit back and relax with a picnic and enjoy the music while the kids explore

Date: 7th March
Time: 11:00am to 4:00pm
Booking essential

Evenings on The Bay with Riptide Charters

Fishing (max 4 people @ $40pp) or sightseeing tours (max 6 people @ $35pp)
Get your group together & have the boat to yourself! For details see website

Ph No: 0433 473 061

Kids Art Classes @

Take your kids and yourself to a morning or afternoon full of colour and art. You’ll be surprised by the delightful art created to take home. Visit Christopher Vine’s studio in Sorrento or log onto the website for bookings

Weekdays: Kids classes 10-12:00
Weekends: Adults classes 2:00-5:00

Gin High Tea @ Zigisbar Flinders Hotel

Your indulgent afternoon tea includes four savory treats, three
Decadent sweets and unlimited scones, served with your choice of two
Premium gins and one gin cocktail for $79 per person

Date: Saturday (available dates: 15th & 22nd February)
Time: from 12:15pm
Ph: 5989 0201

Cheese tasting @ Boatshed Cheese

Cellar door open Tues to Friday 9-3.
Cooking classes also available (Bookings essential)

Where: 3/10 Thomson Terrace, Dromana
Ph: 0414 250 754

What’s Happening @ Frankston Art Centre

Here’s just some of the great shows you can see in February & March – FrankTalk with Heather Morris and Sandra Pankhurst, Abbey Road Live – 50th Anniversary, Fawlty Towers Dinner Dance, Judith Lucy vs Men, Leaving Jackson – John Cash & June Carter Show to name a few…… For full details visit website

Ph: 03 9784 1060

Fried Chicken Friday @ Pt. Leo Estate

Join us on the Wine Terrace for Phil Wood’s special fried chicken, cob salad and a welcome
Pt. Leo Estate wine or Jetty Road beer

Date: Fridays – to 6th March, 2019
Cost: $45pp
Time: 6:00pm
Ph: 5989 9011 – Bookings recommended

Sprinter Wine Tours @ Pt Leo Estate

Experience Pt. Leo Estate’s bespoke experiences with a private luxury transfer from either your private residence, city hotel or your office straight to Pt. Leo Estate. From here you are able to experience a truly delicious dining experience in either ‘Laura’ or Pt. Leo Restaurant

Dates: Bookings essential
Phone: 5981 2520 (Bookings essential)
Address: 3649 Frankston-Flinders Road, Merricks VIC 3916

Georgie Bass Cafe – Cookery Classes

Brush up your culinary skills and enjoy cooking in a world class kitchen with our team of talented chefs. Create meals from our classes such as patch to plate, Asian dumplings, French cuisine, home made pasta to name but a few. For a full description please visit our website or call
(03) 5989 0201.

Date: Saturdays through to end of March 2020 (two Thursday night classes available also)
Ph: 5989 0201
Bookings essential

Barefoot bowls for families @ Sorrento Bowling Club

From now through Summer have fun at Sorrento Barefoot Bowls. Book in for barefoot bowls for families, friends, hens parties, bucks parties, Christmas parties, staff parties.
All clubhouse facilities available for use including BBQ
Dates: Available now, bookings essential
Price: $10pp minimum booking 10ppl
Bookings: Call 0412 371 321 or email

Bar & Grill Alfresco @

The Portsea Village Resort Bar & Grill are bringing alfresco, a la carte dining to the Village of Portsea. Happy Hour 5-6 on Fridays and Saturdays. They also feature special events
Dates: See website for full details
Phone: 5984 8484 (Bookings essential)

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