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Sport. Music. Art. Food. Culture.

There are so many (yes, so many!) events happening along the Grand Pacific Drive every week. From festivals to sporting events, concerts, high teas, shows, race days and more. 

Use the Events Finder below to see what's happening while you're travelling the Drive and be sure to include an event in your itinerary. 

Events Finder

Dylan Moran – Dr Cosmos Tour

23 October 19304 Crown Street

Legendary Irish comedian Dylan Moran is heading back to Australia with a brand-new show Dr Cosmos. Moran will once again offer his unique take on love, politics, misery and the everyday absurdities of life, all served with poetical panache. Moran has been called the Oscar Wilde of comedy and his famed style—deadpan, witty and crackpot lyricism—promises to be an unmissable journey through his interpretations of the world, swerving cliché to offer a cutting blow to idiosyncrasies. See Eventfinda for more information.

Dylan Moran

23 October 19Crown Street and Kembla Street

Legendary Irish comedian Dylan Moran is returning to Australia with a brand-new show Dr. Cosmos. Moran will once again offer his unique take on love, politics, misery and the everyday absurdities of life, all served with poetical panache from one of the finest comedians of his generation. Moran has been called the Oscar Wilde of comedy and his famed style - deadpan, witty and crackpot lyricism - promises to be an unmissable journey through his interpretations of the world, swerving cliche to offer a cutting blow to your idiosyncrasies.

Australia v New Zealand Test Match

25 October 1946 Harbour Street

The Australia v New Zealand Rugby League Test will be heading to WIN Stadium in Wollongong. Come witness the Australian Jillaroos take on the New Zealand Kiwi Ferns, followed with the big clash between the Australian Kangaroos and New Zealand Kiwis for the very first time at WIN Stadium. For more information head to the website.

2040 ReGeneration Weekend

25 October 19210 Bong Bong Street

2040 Documentary Inspires First Ever ReGeneration Weekend in the Southern Highlands Damon Gameau’s documentary 2040 has inspired WILDfest and Carousel Lifestyle to partner together with Quarter Acre Farm to host the region’s first ever ReGeneration Weekend. O the last Friday in October an exclusive screening of the film, 2040 will take place in The Mill’s courtyard and be followed up by a panel discussion including filmmaker - Damon Gameau, 2018 Bob Hawke Landcare Award winner - Charlie Arnott, Hamish Mackay Director of Biodynamics2024, 2018 Recipient of the National Individual Landcarer Award - David Marsh as well as Lizzie Buscaino from Piccolo Farm and Joanne Dodd from Quarter Acre Farm. The Mill will come alive with more 2040 film screenings, sustainability workshops, expert speakers and local fresh produce for sale to enable locals to be informed and take immediate action. Together with Hamish Mackay, a renowned biodynamic practitioner and educator, Charlie Arnott from Boorowa NSW, 2018 Bob Hawke Landcare Award recipient and recent winner of the delicious. Produce Award for Outstanding Innovation, Sustainability and Community, will run two workshops at the event. Joanne Dodd is also confirmed to run workshops on Kickstarting Your Garden Adventure. More being added each week

Cupitt's Growers Market

26 October 1958 Washburton Road

Cupitt’s Winery hosts a monthly local produce market on the last Saturday of the month, with delicious home grown fruit, vegetables and and other produce available. Come along and buy fresh local produce, sample Cupitt's artisan cheese, wine and beer and many local products. Why not combine your visit with morning tea overlooking the winery, with Cornish scones, jam, clotted cream and the best coffee in town. The market runs for two hours and is suitable for the whole family. Dogs are welcome (on lead).

Alcohol Inks with Brigitta Rose Studio - Creative Culture Workshops

26 October 19601 Princes Highway

Come and join them to create your own abstract artwork using alcoholic inks. In this three hour workshop you will explore alcohol inks and their use in creating beautiful art works. This workshop includes all tools and materials that you will need to create the artworks. You will also enjoy a coffee or tea and light refreshments during the workshop. Additional food and beverages are available for purchase from the cafe or restaurant. Brigitta Rose runs workshops in the Sutherland Shire and South Coast, bringing an experience full of colour and creative exploration. This class is for beginners and all levels. You will learn about composition and working with colour to create your own abstract artwork using alcohol inks ready for you to hang up and enjoy in your own home. All Terms of bookings are listed on the event page on the website. Please take note of these upon booking.

Dinesh Moylan at The Tathra Beach Bowlo

26 October 19Dilkera Road

The fabulous Dinesh Moylan will be there to entertain you. Join them for a terrific night, delicious meals and wonderful music. Bring your friends and family.

Appellation Oysters Masterclass at Cupitt's

26 October 1958 Washburton Road

This Masterclass will be presented by Mark Allsop the CEO from Appellation Oysters, premium division of Australia’s Oyster Coast and where they grade the best oysters from 60 plus farms across 13 estuaries along the unspoiled East Coast of NSW. Mark explains where oysters are grown, how they are harvested and the five flavour pit stops of the oyster. You’ll also learn how to shuck an oyster, the best way to eat oysters and how to best pair oysters with wines. The Masterclass is a unique chance for oyster fans to sample different Appellation Sydney Rock Oysters from NSW on the one evening so you can enjoy discovering the different flavour profiles depending on their origin. Exactly where they will come from will be dependent on the weather and conditions close to consumption, as only the best oysters will be chosen. The Masterclass includes six oysters and a glass of Cupitt Brut Cuvee or Craft Beer. At the conclusion of the tasting, you will sample oysters dressed with their speciality house made vinaigrette and another glass of wine or beer matched to the oyster.

Batemans Bay Heritage Museum Family Fun and Open Day

26 October 193 Museum Place

All day live local music, devonshire teas, cakes, gourmet barbecue, silent auction, kids activities, stalls and demonstrations from local community groups including: Moruya Antique Tractor and Machinery Association Eurobodalla Canine Club Eurobodalla Horticulture Club Spinners and Weavers Book Emporium - get your next great read! Come see their wonderful exhibits - there's something for everybody. Plenty of parking and disability access.

A Taste of Permaculture

26 October 19Weringa Avenue

Green Connects A Taste of Permaculture gives will you a basic understanding of Permaculture and demonstrate how permacultures principles have been employed to transform an unused 12-acre piece of land into a thriving and diverse urban farm and community hub.

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