The Gellibrand River Blues & Blueberry Festival
The Gellibrand River Blues and Blueberry Festival is an annual event held in February promoted by the Gellibrand River community, traders, artists and artisans. It is held at Otways Tourist Park, Gellibrand River (25 kms south of Colac), Victoria, Australia. The Festival includes the Market in Rex Norman Reserve, where there is Otways produce, including blueberry fruit, plants and conserves and a chance to learn about the industry. There is also local Arts and Craft on display and sale, as well as food and local entertainment, and The Music Festival which takes place at the Otways Tourist Park and features some of the top Australian Blues Talent.
The Market Day
The 2018 The Festival Market will be held on Sunday the 25th February from 9:30 -2pm, with local food producers, artists and artisans, scrumptious food, new exciting activities for the children and of course Blueberry products in Rex Norman Reserve right in the centre of Gellibrand. Music will continue with local performers entertaining you while you browse. Our region supports some amazing food and produce, so come along for a taste sensation.
The Music Festival
The 2018 Music Festival will be held on Saturday the 24th of February from 12 noon til 8pm, The line-up is: Lloyd Spiegel, Dream Boogie, Geoff Achison and The Justin Yap Band.
On Sunday the 25th the John-Luke Shelley Duo will be performing at the Otway Estate from 1pm-4pm. There is a $5 Cover charge to pay at the door , the Cellar Door will be open from 11am . There will be Light Lunches available so BYO Picnic Rug, but please Please NO BYO drinks , hope to see you there !
This will be our seventh annual Festival, we are continuing our tradition of bringing you the best blues bands in the country at the Otways Tourist Park venue in Gellibrand. We have eight hours of non-stop Blues as well as good food, we will also have drinks from the Otway Estate Winery and Brewery. This is a ticketed event, entry is $30 for adults and $20 for under eighteens and concession holders. Looking forward to seeing you there!