8 December to 5 May

Contained within the many structures that man has built across the earth for habitation, ritual and gathering is an inherent power.

8 December to 30 June

Produced by the Koorie Heritage Trust in collaboration with the Warrnambool Art Gallery. Supported by the Helen Macpherson Smith and the Isobel and David Jones Family Foundation

2 March to 5 May

This year, Warrnambool Art Gallery in partnership with National Exhibitions Touring Support (NETS) Victoria, will present Craftivism.

2 March to 19 May

"HIGH VIS: Protest, People and Power in a time of Fake News" is a solo exhibition by Penny Byrne that builds on a significant body of work that the artist has been developing since creating "iProtest" in 2012.

1 April to 30 April

An encompassing community Arts Festival celebrating the Traditional  Easter theme. The festival is designed to be an inclusive and celebratory series of arts events.

3 April to 28 April

Opening gathering and meet the artists Friday 5 April   6pm - 8pm

21 April

Day on the Hill set to be an "Egg"stravaganza at Flagstaff Hill

21 April

It’s Easter Sunday Night and the Sprintcars will be out in force as Night 3 of the Easter Sprintcar Trails comes to Premier Speedway, Warrnambool. Also on the program will be the Super Rod Cup and a Massive Fireworks Display.

21 April

21st April              Shannon Bourne from 3pm to 11pm

21 April

Back at our fave venue in the far South West, the trio and I will be cranking out a bunch of our own material plus some well chosen covers. We really hope to see you there.

22 April

Dedicated swim lanes & casual coaching to get you back in the pool. No judgement ever … just fun! Suitable for all ages & fitness levels.

22 April

Ultimate Frisbee combines movements of soccer and netball, with athletic grabs of AFL and cricket while enjoying the skill of throwing a Frisbee. Come along to learn how to throw, participate in drills and play games. All ages and abilities are welcome. Cost: Free for you first time.

24 April

Come along for some active social fun. No skills or experience needed.  No judgement ever … just fun! Suitable for all ages & fitness levels. Hockey sticks and shinguards provided.

25 April

Dedicated swim lanes & casual coaching to get you back in the pool. No judgement ever … just fun! Suitable for all ages & fitness levels.

25 April

Damaged and Hobbledehoy Records presents
Bec Stevens ‘Why Don’t You Just’ National tour.

27 April
After performing to thousands of audiences nation wide, The Irish Music & Dance Sensation ‘A Taste of Ireland’ is touring Nationally in 2019.  Witness the World Champions directly from the West End’s Lord of the Dance, as they tell the tale of the World’s most loved nation in one incredible
27 April

This year audiences have the chance to witness World Champion Irish dancers direct from the West End’s Lord of the Dance, as A TASTE OF IRELAND – THE IRISH MUSIC AND DANCE SENSATION tours Australia wide telling the tale of the world’s most loved nation in one incredible live performance.

27 April

Powderworks A Tribute to Midnight Oil is Australia’s premier Oils Tribute band.

28 April

28th April              Lost in Suburbia from 3pm to 11pm

28 April

WARRNAMBOOL - the young Nashville based virtuoso recently described as 'the finest guitar player of this generation' has been selling out shows around the world and now brings his tour back home to Australia playing

29 April

Dedicated swim lanes & casual coaching to get you back in the pool. No judgement ever … just fun! Suitable for all ages & fitness levels.

29 April

Ultimate Frisbee combines movements of soccer and netball, with athletic grabs of AFL and cricket while enjoying the skill of throwing a Frisbee. Come along to learn how to throw, participate in drills and play games. All ages and abilities are welcome. Cost: Free for you first time.

30 April to 2 May

It's Grand | It's May Racing

All roads lead to the 'bool for one of Australia’s hallmark country racing events, the May Racing Carnival.

1 May to 2 May

The 2019 Warrnambool Cup will be held on Wednesday May 1, 2019. The Warrnambool Cup is steeped in tradition and is certainly one of the biggest Greyhound Cups of the year. Be on course for all the racing action as some of Australia's best Greyhounds race for glory.

1 May

Come along for some active social fun. No skills or experience needed.  No judgement ever … just fun! Suitable for all ages & fitness levels. Hockey sticks and shinguards provided.

2 May

Dedicated swim lanes & casual coaching to get you back in the pool. No judgement ever … just fun! Suitable for all ages & fitness levels.

2 May

Come and connect with your physical body with this dynamic and challenging weekly vinyasa flow practice.
This class aims to connect your breath with movement, calming the mind and strengthening the body.
Bookings essential $15.

3 May

Hosted by Flex & Flow Yoga. No skills needed. No judgement ever … just fun! Suitable for all ages & fitness levels. Bookings essential as limited places - Phone 5559 4920

3 May to 4 May

Australia’s kings of creepy return to launch their new self titled album. Come party before we head off to the UK & Europe in May/June. BLACK SHEEP UNITE!

4 May

What is Warrnambool parkrun?
It is a 5km run - it's you against the clock.

When is it?
Every Saturday at 8:00am.

4 May

Just like mother's group - only sweatier! No skills needed. No judgement ever … just fun! Suitable for all ages & fitness levels. Kids from 0-6 years welcome.

4 May

The Ascended, live at the loft one last time!

5 May

5th May                 Rhythm X Revival from 3pm to 11pm 

5 May

A fantastic afternoon-evening of music about stronger community and our precious environment.

7 May

Sunday 7th April from 8:00pm

7 May

Hello fellow hip shakers, head bangers and feet shufflers!
You have found it!
The place where all of us sing into our hair brushes, have dance moves to all the words and slide around the floor at home in our socks!

9 May

9th May                 John Hudson Guest Session from 8pm to 11pm

10 May

Want to be able to apply gel nail polish like a professional? This course can show you how!

10 May

LIVE ON STAGE - based on the award-winning picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. A mouse took a stroll through the deep, dark wood... After sell-out seasons across the world, including London’s West End & Broadway, The Gruffalo returns to Australia!

10 May

Live music

11 May to 16 June

In 1886, Joseph Archibald, a retired police inspector, established the Warrnambool Museum and Art Gallery. Archibald’s eclectic mix of original artworks, reproductions and museum curios were housed in a building behind what was then the Mechanics Institute, in Liebig Street.

11 May to 28 July

WAG is the fifth oldest public art collection in Australia. The depth of the collection reflects the 133 years that it has taken to assemble the more than 2,000 paintings, sculptures, photographs, drawings, decorative arts, cultural material and public art acquired since 1886.

11 May

In 1969, off the back of the huge success of 1968’s At Folsom Prison album, Johnny Cash recorded the second of his legendary prison albums at California’s notorious maximum security prison, San Quentin.

11 May

Thursday 11th April From 8:00pm

12 May

The Warrnambool Mother's Day Classic event offers a 3km walk and 4km & 7km run. Registrations on the day open at 8 am or save time and register online now! Live Entertainment- Russ Goodear, Coffee Esspresso Van, Juns Catering Home made Spring Rolls and Dumplings for sale.

12 May

Spoil mum this Mother’s Day with high tea in the rustic Stella Marris Tearooms! Enjoy a Devonshire tea, home-made scones and old-fashioned service nestled in the picturesque maritime village. Not game to navigate the cobble stones? Not a problem!

12 May

Spoil mum this Mother’s Day with high tea in the rustic Stella Marris Tearooms! Enjoy a Devonshire tea, home-made scones and old-fashioned service nestled in the picturesque maritime village. Not game to navigate the cobble stones? Not a problem!

12 May

Warrnambool Symphony Orchestra - Mothers Day Concert

12 May

12th May              Louie & Daz from 3pm to 11pm

12 May

The original New York and Las Vegas hit Menopause The Musical® returns to Australia in 2019!

14 May

Bethany Community Support proudly presents C'est La Vie.  After a 30 years managing events, Max is close to throwing in the towel.

16 May

In this Masterclass, you’ll be introduced to the basics of Financial Modelling – now, this doesn’t sound like a super fun topic, but it is an important aspect for any start up business!

17 May

The Kevin Bloody Wilson Show is not just a concert performance, for most, it’s a full on event and an opportunity to tick from your bucket-list a chance to see Australia’s most unique International comedy legend.

18 May to 19 May

The Great Ocean Road Running Festival will be held in Lorne & Apollo Bay on the weekend of 18 - 19 May, 2019.

18 May

Mr Lyster's Touring Grand Opera returns to Warrnambool's beautiful Mozart Hall in its production of Donizetti's great comedy L'Elisir d'Amore. Its opera with a Colonial era twist when an innocent young farmer buys a "love potion" from a traveling salesman to win the heart of the village belle.

19 May

19th May              Lyn Moloney & the Teachers Pets from 3pm to 11pm

23 May

Looking for a laugh? The Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow is coming to town.

23 May

23rd May              John Hudson Guest Session from 8pm to 11pm

23 May

Looking for a laugh? The Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow is coming to town.

24 May

alt.country rock 'n' roll. Described by Mick Thomas from Weddings Parties Anything as "intense yet personal and sentimental. Their music soars and meanders, takes you to familiar places you've never been. To call them alt-country only tells half the story

24 May

A full length classical ballet production of the traditional fairy-tale classic. Featuring internationally recognised artists in leading roles in a rich display of outstanding skill!

25 May to 1 September

WAG, in partnership with Gippsland Art Gallery (GAG) are thrilled to present 'The Enchanted: Odilon Redon Master Prints', an exhibition of lithographs and drawings by the French symbolist master Odilon Redon (1840 - 1916).

25 May

The Warnambool Clean Up is a major event to clean up Warnambool. Local Groups will be cleaning different sites all across the region. Stay tuned for more locations as we develop this event.

25 May

'A Cup of Groove' weekly freestyle dance sessions is having a special WEEKEND event! Where's Wally style!

25 May

A full length classical ballet production of the traditional fairy-tale classic. Featuring internationally recognised artists in leading roles in a rich display of outstanding skill!

26 May

The Bridalparty group has brought to Warrnambool the most prestigious bridal expo for over 12 years. Exhibitors from all around the region showcase their services and products making it an ideal opportunity to plan your perfect wedding.

26 May

26th May              Lost in Suburbia from 3pm to 11pm

26 May

We love a Sunday arvo in a beer garden!

30 May

The financial side of a start-up business can be tricky, we get it!

Although tricky, it’s super important, so come along to this workshop and start your financial journey in a friendly, laid back environment.

30 May

Director: Prue Clark. Lighting Designer: Amelia Lever-Davidson. Perfect for: Ages 14+. This production features on the 2019 Unit 3 VCE Theatre Studies Playlist.

30 May

30th May              Jazz Combo from 8.30pm to 11pm

31 May

It's the last Friday of the Month which means Big Brad's Karaoke is back in town! Come down for a sip & a song. Even if you don't want to have a go yourself, cheer on a friend or have a giggle...

4 June
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 10:30am & 2:00pm
8 June to 30 August

In 2019 Warrnambool Art Gallery is delighted to present Haunting, a projection, video and photographic exhibition developed by the National Museum of Australia (NMA) in collaboration with Vic McEwan (The Cad Factory) during his residency at NMA in 2015.

15 June to 22 February

In collaboration with Simon Linardi (Atelier Cartel), WAG launches the reimagined Family Learning Gallery through the fantasy story-telling of The Bull Cow. The Bull Cow is a hybrid whale-cow creature never before seen by humans.

18 June

Bethany Community Support Proudly presents American Animals, the third film in the 2019 Bethany Arthouse Film Festival. American Animals is unbelievable but mostly true story of four young men who mistook their lives for a movie and attempted one of the most audacious heists in US history. Rating

21 June

Four women. Many stories. A century of service. Follow the personal journeys of four women, Lilian, Mary, Tam and Catherine, united in their determination to utilise their skills in the field of medicine on active service within the military.

25 June to 2 July

Following on from the success of the 2018 WAG Artist in Residence program, in 2019 WAG is delighted to announce the gallery will be working with a special guest artist to create a series of outcomes that respond to the rich culture and heritage of South West Victoria.

29 June

The creators of award-winning international smash hits ‘The Adventures Of Alvin Sputnik: Deep Sea Explorer ’ and ‘It’s Dark Outside’ are back with a new lo-fi puppetry spectacular that bends time and melts your heart.

30 June to 5 July

Queer Collaborations (QC) is the largest national queer and LGBTQIA+ student conference within Australia. Each year, approximately 200 students gather to make new connections, share ideas and experiences, collaborate on campaigns and projects and educate one another.

1 July to 12 July

Flagstaff Hill WIntter School Holiday Program

Spend your school holidays in an enchanting maritime village that comes alive with kids activities, farm animals, warm food, fresh air and ocean views!