Wimmera Easter Long Weekend 2018: Events in Horsham, Stawell, Ararat, Warracknabeal, Halls Gap, Dimboola, Kaniva, Balmoral and Edenhope

The Wimmera is set to go off on the Easter long weekend.

There are so many events it’s going to be hard to decide on what to go to.

Check out our interactive map – otherwise look at the list that follows.


FRIDAY to MONDAY: Art Show at the Warracknabeal Art Gallery; four-day Golf Easter Tournament at the Warracknabeal Golf Course.

SATURDAY to MONDAY: Vintage Machinery Rally at the Wheatlands Agricultural Machinery Museum.

SATURDAY: Street parade in Scott Street from 11am; Warracknabeal Cup at the Warracknabeal Racecourse, gates open at 11am; busking competition in the Lions park from 12.30am to 4.30pm.

SUNDAY: Inaugural Armed Bowlers Triples Tournament at the Warracknabeal Bowling Club.


FRIDAY: Town hall from 6pm: relive the highlights of the 2017 Stawell Gift, Hall of Fame inductee presentations, elite athlete interviews and preview of the 2018 Stawell Gift, calcutta.

SATURDAY: Central Park from 9am: Racing commences including the heats of the Stawell Gift, women’s and men’s Fashions on the Field; SES Market in Sloane Street.

SUNDAY: Central Park from 9am: Stawell Gift racing continues, Little Athletics clinic; Stuart McGregor Stawell Cup at the Stawell Racecourse from 11am.

MONDAY: Central Park from 9am: Stawell Gift racing continues including finals. 


FRIDAY: Easter egg hunt at Horsham City Oval at 11am.


SATURDAY: At Edenhope Recreation Reserve will be the 150-Year Anniversary of Australia Cricket First XI, Music in the Park concert and the screening of the Dreaming of Lord movie.

SUNDAY: Exhibition cricket match 1988 reunion team. 

150 YEARS: The 1988 Aboriginal team that reenacted the first XI's tour of England will reenact on Sunday at Edenhope.

150 YEARS: The 1988 Aboriginal team that reenacted the first XI's tour of England will reenact on Sunday at Edenhope.


FRIDAY: Wimmera league fixture between Ararat and Stawell at Alexandra Oval. 


FRIDAY to SUNDAY: The Tempest from 3pm at the Heatherlie Quarry.


SATURDAY: Dimboola Easter Eggstravaganza at the Dimboola Recreation Reserve from 5pm.


THURSDAY: Kaniva Town Market, all day Thursday in Commercial Street.

SATURDAY: Balmoral Easter Market on Main Street from 9am; Jung Market at the Jung Recreation Reserve from 9am.

SUNDAY: Halls Gap Easter Market at the Halls Gap Primary School from 9am; Natimuk Farmers Market in Main Street from 10am.