Local Events

There’s always something happening in and around Mildura. Take a look at these great local events to coincide with your next holiday here.

Local Markets

Sunraysia Farmer’s Market, 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month.
Red Cliffs Country Market, 1st Sunday of the month.
Mildura City Markets, 2nd Sunday of the month.
Merbein Street Market, 3rd Sunday of the month.
Australian Inland Botanic Gardens Big Brekkie & Market, 4th Sunday of the month.

Murray Darling 110 – Ted Hurley Ski Race: Late January 2024

This race takes place in two rivers starting in the Darling River in Wentworth and ending in the Murray River at Apex Park, Mildura.

Wentworth Winedown: February

This year’s event was incredible and we’re waiting to hear if there’ll be one for 2024.

Wentworth Winedown has been moved to a new location – a hidden gem within the Shire! Enjoy a day in the garden – the Australian Inland Botanic Gardens Mildura-Wentworth. Located just outside of Buronga. This event will celebrate the region’s great produce, food and wine with a backdrop of some of Australia’s best young artists.

Mildura 100: April

The fastest ski race in the world! This event is a highlight on the racing calendar and one of the longest ski races in Australia.

Mildura Writers Festival: July

The Mildura Writers Festival presents three days of words, food and wine featuring Australian and international writers.

Mildura Cup: 26 July 2024

Enjoy all country racing has to offer at one of Victoria’s premier race tracks located in the heartland of Victoria’s thoroughbred country in an intimate setting, with sweeping views of the course.

Mildura Wentworth Music Festival: September/October, 2023

This is best music event in the country! Held over 9 days and venues include the Gol Gol Hotel, Coomealla Sporting Club and the Mildura Golf Club. Book your stay with us as quickly as possible as we always book out.

Mildura Show: 19-21 October 2023

Great fun for the kids, rides and attractions, petting zoo, show animals, traditional domestic, exotic and farm animals. Traditional exhibits, cooking, art, craft and botanical shows.

Goanna Run Mildura: October 2023

The Goanna Run Mildura event continues to grow each year. As well as Street Rod & Custom Cars, it incorporates exciting lifestyle aspects including rockabilly, rock ‘n’ roll, fashion and art.

Red Hot Summer Tour: 25 November 2023

This year’s Red Hot Summer Tour features Jimmy Barnes, The Living End, Birds of Tokyo, Pete Murray, Kasey Chambers, Mahalia Barners + The Soul Mates. All Seasons Holiday Park is a superb place to stay at for the event. Book now before we fill up and there’s nothing left!

50th Australian Van Nationals Mildura: 17-20 April 2025

In the late 1970’s the first four Australian Van Nationals were held in Mildura. It’s now coming home to Mildura for an iconic 50th event in 2025.