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 2017 The Festival Market will be held on Sunday the 26th 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 2017 Music Festival will be held on Saturday the 25th of February from 12 noon til 8pm, The line-up is: Dog Gone South, Blues Mountain , Blue Eyes Cry and John-Luke Shelley and High Speed Steel.
This will be our sixth 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, and 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!