Are you researching upcoming Central Gippsland events? Planning a trip to align with a fun festival or a creative culinary tasting can add a different level of excitement to any itinerary. While Central Gippsland is known for eco-warrior’s ideal vacation spots, it has a blossoming community across several dimensions. From celebrating the winter solstice to marvelous musical performances, there is something for everyone to celebrate in Central Gippsland.
Discover June Events In Gippsland The Whole Family Will Enjoy
Events in Gippsland focus on bringing the community together. Whether it’s for bonding over food and drink or listening to talented musicians, the winter months have a packed Gippsland events calendar. Let Carrajung Estate keep you informed on the Gippsland event calendar, or risk being left out in the cold! With this sneak peek, we know you’ll be thrilled to learn about these Gippsland events, as the Carrajung family is also eagerly anticipating them all!
Central Gippsland Events In June
June events in Gippsland focus on celebrating the upcoming winter months and finding joy amidst dropping temperatures. From food to festivals, June is the perfect month to visit Carrajung Estate in Central Gippsland.
The Jumbunna Bush Market
The market takes place June 4th and features fifteen stalls of curated artisanal and homegrown Central Gippsland sustainable craft and woodwork. If you can’t get here for June, this market repeats the first Sunday every month from 9 am-1 pm.
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East Gippsland Winter Festival
Raise a toast to everything the Gippsland community appreciates about the winter season. Featuring pop-up events, winter delicacies, and creative art installations from local artists, plus family-friendly parades, the East Gippsland Winter Festival warms everyone’s hearts. You have the whole month to pick a day to attend as the festival runs until July 9th.
The Fat Ride
Calling all cycling enthusiasts! This event is for those visiting Gippsland and looking for events specializing in two wheels. Taking place on June 10th riders follow a scenic trail from East Gippsland Rail Trail, with installations of art and music making the route magical. This event is available for beginners and intermediate cyclists with different start times for all the enjoy. This year, the finish line is where C.W. Stoneking & His Primitive Horn Orchestra perform at Deep in the Weeds at Sailors Grave Brewing. You’ll need to purchase two separate tickets, and both events are guaranteed to sell out! More information is available here.
The Coal Creek Farmers Market
We encourage you to mark June 10th on the calendar and attend the monthly Coal Creek Farmers Market. This event in Gippsland is close to Carrajung Estate’s values on sustainability, and we love finding out what local farmers bring to their stalls. This market happens on the second Saturday of every month from 8 am-12 pm. More information is available here.
Loch Food & Wine Festival
After going out Saturday night, spend Sunday, June 11th, at the South Gippsland Foodie Haven! A Gippsland weekend event guaranteed to sell out fast! Book your tickets to the 2023 Loch Food & Wine Festival and nourish your soul with local restaurant pop-ups, international food trucks, and an assortment of Gippsland region libations.
Korumburra Southern Lights Festival
Also taking place on the 11th, families are welcome to explore artisanal local vendors and watch a breathtaking light show, using the historical Coal Creek buildings as the perfect backdrop. A pure celebrant of Gippsland culture and Australia seasons, it’s an evening of food, fires, and fun for the whole family! More information is available here.
Island Whale Festival
While Central Gippsland events bring the food and flavor a short drive south will bring you into the heart of an amazing migration. Every year, the Southern Gippsland region becomes home to several species of whales. Join the community by celebrating the whale’s arrival from designated viewpoints across Phillip Island on Jun 30-Jul 2.
A Look Ahead To July Gippsland Events Calendar
It’s never too early to plan, especially for these upcoming creative events that will make the winter holiday spectacular.
Christmas In July With Carrajung Estate
Embrace holiday cheer year-round with this special event hosted by Carrajung Estate. Unpack the ugly, or not, Christmas sweaters and reserve your seat at the three-course festive feast. With an exceptional menu curated with holiday sparkle, every family member or friend will light up with cheer and warmth. Pick-up by bus is available to guests not staying on the estate from Traralgon, Sale or Yarram, and doors will open at 5 pm. For more information and to reserve your seat at the table, click here.
For literary lovers and bibliophile enthusiasts, Carrajung Estate is Central Gippsland accommodation only 25 minutes away from this novel experience. Taking place on the first of July at the Regent Theatre Yarram, guests will join workshops, and listen to author discussions plus a keynote address from Tom Ballard, an Australian entertainer and comedic storyteller extraordinaire. More information and tickets are available here.
Ben Cousins Tour Dates In Central Gippsland Events
Ben Cousins is playing at the Top Pub Morwell as part of his Such Is Life Tour on July 7th. The venue for Ben’s motivational presentation is under an hour’s drive from Carrajung Estate. Go into town and soak up wisdom from one of the most decorated footy stars and then reflect on your goals within the quiet escape of Carrajung Estate accommodation. More information is available here.
Central Gippsland Events After Dark
If you are intrigued by the nocturnal history or fabulous fables that run deep in the Gippsland history the annual Gippsland Ghost and Park Tour will send shivers down your spine. Limited to twenty tickets per tour, this event takes place on July 29th. More information is available here.
The Jumbunna Artisan Market
Rounding out our list of events in Gippsland, the Artisan Market at Jumbunna takes places July 30th, and features vendors with natural soaps to ceramics, knitted and fiber items, freshly baked goods, children’s clothing, plants, and wall hangings. The last Jumbunna Market took place on April 30th and was a massive success. Get those early Christmas presents or find a special gift for a loved one. More information is available here.
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Book With Carrajung Estate, Central Gippsland Accommodation, And Be In The Action
Carrajung Estate provides an escape from the mundane in the restorative natural beauty of Gippsland. Our team continually goes above and beyond our guest’s expectations of a bespoke and luxe holiday home. We know once you step foot onto Carrajung Estate, you’ll feel the strength of the foundation of love and community.
We are taking bookings for our newly renovated Nest one-bedroom property or providing space for the whole family with The Retreat’s two-bedroom property. We are focused on improving our sustainability practices and working on feeling grounded without taking more than we need from the earth.
Drive down to Carrajung Estate and release your stress amongst our vineyards. Enjoy a chilled glass of wine sitting outside, a roaring fire, and five-star culinary chef creations, all at your Gippsland farm stay doorstep. Carrajung Estate keeps you close enough to the action that you effortlessly blend into the local community, but your sleep or private moments will remain treasured. Contact us today to reserve your central Gippsland accommodation for any upcoming holidays.
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