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!

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.

Brew & Chew Food & Music Festival

Prepare your ears and taste-buds, Brew & Chew is the Heart of the Murray’s newest beer, food and music festival.

Featuring Aussie indie-pop royalty, San Cisco – delicious food trucks, fun kids activities, and a stacked variety of craft and traditional beer, cider, wine & spirit options, there is something for absolutely everyone at Brew & Chew Festival.

Swan Hill Junior Basketball Tournament

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