Swan Hill Food & Wine Festival


Second weekend of March every year Swan Hill celebrates what the region has to offer with the Swan Hill Region Food and Wine Festival. Three days of events, festivities, tastings, entertainment and food and wine focused happenings all over town. With the BIG day on the Sunday at the Pioneer Settlement where there will be plenty of fun for everyone!

Lake Boga Splash Down & Rev Up

Lake Boga Splash Down & Rev Up March Labour Day Weekend Sunday 10th March

An amazing day out in North-West Victoria with something for the whole family

Swan Hill Harmony Day 2024

Swan Hill Harmony Day 2024
2nd March 4pm – 8pm
The Swan Hill Harmony Day is an annual festival that celebrates cultural identity and diversity.
Come down and join in the fun!

Smoke on the Water

Coming to Swan Hill May 5th 2024. Smoke on the water is a festival of smokey meats, tasty beverages, market stalls, family fun and BBQ competitions for the whole family. Book your ticket on Eventbrite today so you don’t miss out. Sit down degustation meals are available as add ons. Check out the native food talk or indulge in the hard core carnivore feast.

June Racing Carnival

The Swan Hill Racing Carnival is one of Victoria’s hallmark country racing events featuring three race days held annually over the King’s Birthday long weekend in June. Accommodation in the area books out months in advance due to the carnival’s huge popularity with racing fans from far and wide.

Prior to the global pandemic, a record 10,500 racegoers attended the three days of the carnival in 2019, including more than 5,700 on Swan Hill Cup day.

The carnival begins on the Friday each year with the Pooles Accountants $150,000 Golden Topaz, followed by the Swan Hill BusBiz Family Fun Day incorporating the Quambatook Cup on Saturday. The main event – the bet365 Swan Hill Cup – runs on Sunday with prize money now up to $175,000.

River Lights - Yana Waingi in 2024

River Lights is a place where you can explore and immerse yourself in an unforgettable and vibrant night-time activation, light sculptures, dazzling laser effects, interactive projection and magical holograms. Illuminate the night sky from Friday, 28 June to Sunday, 7 July, promising ten nights of wonder and awe for all who attend.

Red Dirt to Reef

Swan Hill – Airlie Beach | 16 – 24 August 2024

Gear up for the iconic Variety Bash! In 2024 we’re hitting the dirt tracks as our colourful convoy travels through places you’ve never heard of, let alone been to, supporting local communities and kids in need along the way.

Swan Hill Junior Basketball Tournament

Swan Hill Junior Basketball Tournament – 28th & 29 Oct 2023 at the Swan Hill Basketball stadium

Tennis Victoria Country Week 2025

While the world’s best tennis players take over Melbourne Park at the Australian Open, Tennis Victoria is looking ahead towards the largest grass court tournament in the world, Tennis Victoria Country Week.

In the 2024 edition of this much-loved tournament, 222 teams and over 1300 players have registered to participate in Wodonga from 11 – 16 February 2024.

In anticipation of the 2024 tournament, Tennis Victoria is pleased to announce the 2025 venue for Tennis Victoria Country Week, which will return to Swan Hill Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club from 9 – 14 February 2025.

Swan Hill Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club is the only Country Week venue that can host all 100 grass courts on one site and is a favourite among many Country Week players.

Brew & Chew

Brew & Chew is the Heart of the Murray’s newest beer, food and music festival. Dates are yet to be confirmed for 2024 Brew & Chew festival…stay tuned

Upcoming events Swan Hill Town Hall

From Comedy, Dance and Kids shows the Swan Hill Town Hall has something for everyone.

Music Events

Craft Markets

Melbourne Comedy Show

Solo Artists …to the famous Christmas wonderland, keep up to date with what’s on here in Swan Hill

RocKwiz 2024

RocKwiz is a music quiz show that features live performances and trivia. The web page has the latest news on upcoming shows, merchandise, and how to get involved, but no information on 2024. Come and see them live here in Swan Hill November 30th!