With a weather forecast that had our hopes up earlier in the week but is now looking a little less then ideal, this weekend is still shaping up as a great one to get out in the local Mornington Peninsula community with your friends and family.
Here's a look at our top picks of what's happening in the local area....
Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Day | Saturday, 24 March @ Mornington Racecourse
Our pristine Peninsula plays host to one of the most popular race day's of the year, Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Day featuring the $300,000 Listed Ladbrokes Mornington Cup. There will be plenty of trackside fun including the highly popular MRC & Montalto Marquee, Pimm's Garden Party, Steller Garden Bar Marquee and the Main Street Mornington Style Stakes photography studios and competition where visitors can enjoy free beauty touch ups.
Contact the MRC for full details. http://mrc.racing.com
The Mornington Express Wine & Dine Train | Saturday 24th March 12:30-3:30pm
All aboard the Mornington Express! A Melbourne Food & Wine Festival event.
Celebrate community in a gourmet feast sourcing only the best local, sustainable and ethically farmed produce available from the abundance of local produce. Wines will be sourced from a local winery.
Enjoy canapes and bubbles on the platform then board the Steam locomotive K 163, for your journey through the Mornington Peninsula hinterland, gently swaying along in your varnished timber compartment.
Lunch will be served, with wine, on your way to Mornington and dessert on your return to Moorooduc station platform along with more music and entertainment for your enjoyment. Further drinks available from the train bar.
More details here: http://www.melbournefoodandwine.com.au/program/the-mornington-express-wine-dine-train-6825
54 Finlayson Avenue Mount Martha | First Open For Inspection From 11-11:30AM this Saturday 24th March
This is the ultimate coastal lifestyle you've always dreamed of! Tucked away in a prestigious beachside enclave of Mt Martha with mesmerizing city and Port Phillip Bay views, this unique architect designed residence is set in beautiful natural surrounds bordering a nature reserve just minutes to the beach.
More details HERE!
We'd like to thank the above organisations for putting on great local events for the community, thank you to the great people at Visit Mornington Peninsula for helping to showcase the great events that happen around us. We are in no way affiliated with any of the above businesses or events we just like to help keep our local community informed of some of the great activities on in our beautiful pocket of the world. If you have an upcoming event that you would like us to feature please let us know ---- > CONTACT US