Victorian 4WD Show

2020 Victorian 4WD Show

  • 16 February 2020 9am - 4pm

Looking for a new winch, camper trailer, maybe a new vehicle, or just some good old fashion advice, you’ll find it all at the 2020 Victorian 4WD Show.   Australia’s longest running 4WD Show, the Victorian 4WD Show run by the Land Rover Owners Club of Victoria, features fishing and hunting demo’s caravans, camper trailers and camping gear, a 4WD adventure circuit but free kids entertainment.  For more information please visit

Stand Outs by Tuned

Stand Outs – Presented by Tuned

  • Saturday 29th February 2020 from 12pm - 6pm

Prepare yourself for the 20/20 experience.  Tuned proudly presents STAND OUTS 2020 – an exclusive automotive exhibition.  Featuring Stand Out cars of all makes, models and styles – each personally selected for display within a full show atmosphere at Lardner Park.  We are also bringing the first MONSTER MEET to this event – also inclusive of a dedicated car crew showcase area.  Tickets are available at:

Colour Splash 2020

  • Sunday 1st March from 10am - 1pm

The Colour Splash is a fun run with a difference.  Participants will run, walk, hop or skip around a 5km course that weaves its way through the beautiful Lardner Park grounds.  Throughout the course, participants will travel past colour stations where they will be splashed with colour (made of cornflour and colouring) making for a fun and silly event for participants of all ages.  The Warragul Football and Netball Club intend to bring the whole community together in this fun-filled family event.  At the completion of the course, there will be food and entertainment for everyone to enjoy.  Please contact either Jo Cook (0417 727 064) or Jessie Gleeson (0433 490 977) for more info.  To book please visit:

Ticket Prices: Adults $35, Family $100, Child 5-12 $25, Child Under 5 yrs – Free 

Celebrate Baw Baw Awards

  • Friday 13th March from 6:30pm

The Celebrate Baw Baw Business Awards Gala is a night where businesses are celebrated and rewarded for their outstanding contributions in the business community. It is not just a fabulous awards night, it is also a chance for people to relax and have some fun with their friends and peers. We have amazing food, music, & special guests that help fill the night with great memories for everyone that attends.

Dress code: cocktail/semi-formal

Tickets are $85 per person or $850 per table.  Purchase through our website

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  • Saturday 14th March from 9am - 9pm

A one day burn out competition with loads of car and bike-related entertainment, and for the first time ever, the burnout finals will be under lights!  Loads of entertainment including rides and slides for the kids in a carnival-like atmosphere.  

Entry cost: $35 adults, $15 kids (under 7 years – free).  Tickets available at the gate.  For more information contact: John Pilla 0413 134 943 or Steve Loader 0410 569 279

Farm World Market Showcase

Farm World

  • 26 - 29 March, 2020
    • Thursday - Saturday 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Sunday 8:30am - 4:00pm

For 53 years this premier regional agricultural show has been providing patrons the opportunity to get up close and talk with experts in the field, learn all there is to know about farm animals and purchase some great products direct from the makers and suppliers.   A haven for the farming community but also a great event for locals and urbanites with a passion for the great outdoors.

With up to 100 acres of exhibitor displays, both indoors and out, you will find equipment, farm machinery, clothing, sheds, outdoor living including boats, caravans, horse floats, and vehicles, technology, plants plus masses of must-have tools.  And it wouldn’t be Farm World without a huge variety of animals.  Come and chat with the cattle breeders and check out the different breeds, watch the kelpie dogs round up sheep, learn to walk an alpaca or get up close and cuddly with the animals in Farmer Darryl’s Animal Nursery.  And there’s so much more!


A Girls Day Out 2020

A Girls Day Out

  • Saturday 2nd May from 1pm-6pm

The Girls’ Day Out is in its 5th year and to our delight, it is gaining momentum and most importantly informing our community on the impact that cancer has on those who live around us.  

Join us for a day of fun and laughter whilst raising awareness and proceeds for our local Oncology Department and local Breast Care Nurses.

Ticket prices and sales – TBA

Gippsland Pride Gala

Gippsland Pride Gala

  • Saturday 23rd May from 6.30pm til late

This very special evening is built for and by our LGBTQI+ community to come together with our ‘nearest and dearest’ for a rare opportunity to celebrate, glam up and feel fabulous – together! Enjoy beautiful local produce in a fantastic venue, 3-course dinner, amazing entertainment, live performances, DJ and a few other little goodies in store – we want you to just sit back and enjoy the festivities.  Early bird tickets are $75 + GST, General Admission thereafter will be $100 +GST.  Residents of East Gippsland will be able to access the early bird ticket pricing for the full duration of ticket sales until sold out.  For more information visit 

Markets at Lardner Park

The Creators Collective Makers Market

  • Sunday 21 June from 9am-2pm
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The Creators Collective Makers Market will be on Sunday 21st June from 9am – 2pm, bringing you over 150 craft and produce stalls, an abundance of food trucks/stalls for lunch and an array of activities, demonstrations, and displays throughout the day.

The collective is a volunteer-run incorporation dedicated to providing opportunities to local small businesses. Our members all own and operate small businesses throughout Gippsland and encourage the local community to ‘support local’.  Follow along on our Facebook and Instagram pages for all the exciting announcements as they come to hand.  

Beyond the Valley

Beyond The Valley

  • Monday 28th December 2020 - Friday 1st January 2021

Beyond the Valley is a boutique Australian music festival that began in 2014, and runs annually over the New Year’s Eve period. Each year, a carefully crafted selection of world-class local and international artists perform across three distinctly designed, purpose-built stages.  To bring to life the performances of the bands, electronic, dance, techno, and hip-hop artists, Beyond the Valley collaborate with leading specialist lighting and production studios to create a spectacular Main Stage, state of the art Dance Tent, and Central Park Stage.  Beyond the Valley attendees experience breathtaking sounds and visuals, as well as a unique collection of art installations, sculptures, communal hubs, boutique bars, gourmet food trucks and morning yoga classes among other things. With everything from General Admission to our famous Luxury Camping and everything in between, you will find something for everyone.

Ballet Under the Stars

Ballet Under The Stars

  • March 2021 - Date TBA

The Australian Ballet’s free annual outdoor community program, Ballet Under The Stars, will return to regional Victoria in March 2021 and will be exclusively staged at Lardner Park.  Ballet Under the Stars has become a highlight in The Australian Ballet’s annual performance calendar and gives new audiences a rare opportunity to enjoy a world-class, high-quality arts experience.  The free family-friendly program was first launched in Melbourne, the home of The Australian Ballet, in 1966 and has since grown into a proud tradition performing in Sydney, Brisbane, Darwin, and Canberra. The event is expected to draw ballet fans from Victoria and beyond, catering for seasoned ballet aficionados, but also new audiences who otherwise may not have the opportunity, means or access to attend the ballet in a traditional theatre setting.