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Step Back in Time with Williamstown Heritage Walking Tours - FREE event

3rd November to 28th November

Step Back in time and unlock the secrets of Williamstown with free guided heritage walking tours.  Meet at the Hobsons Bay Visitor Information Centre, Commonwealth reserve, Nelson Place, Williamstown.  Walks take place on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11.45 am.  For further information, call 9932 4310 or visit http://www.hobsonsbaytickets.com.au/

Sea Shepherd Ship Tour at Seaworks

Sunday,s November 10am to 4pm

Free tours of the Steve Irwin ship take place every Sunday during November. Held at Seaworks, 82 Nelson Place, Williamstown. For more details visit www.seashepherd.org.au 

Williamstown Bluestone Church Market                                                                                                                 

Friday 3rd November

Held at the Holy Trinity Church, 225 Nelson Place, Williamstown from 5.00pm- 10.00pm.

Cherry Lake Market                                                                                                 

Sunday 5th November

Held beside Cherry Lake, Millers Road Altona on first sunday of each month from 9am to 3pm.  For further information contact Lions Club of Altona Inc.

Jamaician Music & Food Festival

Sunday 12 November 11am to 9pm

The premier celebration of reggae and music of Jamaican origin will also feature performance art, street food and culture in one exciting afternoon. A talent-rich lineup of musicians and DJs including International Reggae Acts from Jamaica & the U.K., this is an all ages event.  Held at Seaworks, 82 Nelson Place, Williamstown. Tickets and full line up available at www.jmff.com.au

Melbourne Aces v Perth 

16 to 18 November 

The Australian Baseball League’s Opening Night sees a new look Melbourne Aces team take on four-time Champions the Perth Heat.  Held at Melbourne Ballpark, Merton Street,  Laverton. Tickets and information via

Laverton Festival                                            

Sunday 19 November 11am to 4pm

The festival is a wonderful community day aimed to bring local residents and families together to experience a low cost day out and also learn what is available to them through the local community and sporting groups within the area. held from 11am to 4pm at Aviation Road and Neville Avenue, Laverton. For more details: www.facebook.com/LavertonFestival 

Williamstown Craft Market

19th November

Held on the third sunday of each month.  Located in the Commonwealth Reserve, Nelson Place, Williamstown from 10am - 4pm. For further information visit  www.williamstowncraftmarket.com.au

Altona Miniture Railway Public Open Day

Sunday 19 November

Hobby club run by members that provides miniature 1.5km train rides on scaled steam and diesel engines on public open days.  Located at 1-21 Blenheim Road, Altona North from 11am to 4pm.  For further information visit http://www.altonaminiaturerailway.com.au/ 

IF: Industrial Fashion presented by the Art & Industry Festival 2018

Friday 24-26 November 

Following its sell-out success at the 2016 Art & Industry Festival, Industrial Fashion is back! Williamstown Town Hall will again open its doors for an extraordinary night of fashion and performance. Some of our most daring and innovative fashion makers have drawn inspiration from the architecture that surrounds us to reinvent our built environment in a wild and wearable form. From the cutting edge of the cutting table, Industrial Fashion is an energetic, exuberant and eye-popping theatrical event. BYO food. Drinks available at bar prices. Details and tickets available from www.hobsonsbaytickets.com.au 


Heritage Williamstown Beer & Cider Festival

Saturday 25 November, 12 – 7pm
Seaworks, Nelson Place, Williamstown 
Willy Beer Festival will showcase independent Australian owned and operated breweries and their best beers. 

More information and tickets from www.willybeerfest.com.au 

Macedonian Cultural Festival                       

Sunday 26 November 

The annual Macedonian Cultural Festival seeks to showcase the rich culture of Macedonia through music, singing, the display of Macedonian folkloric dancing and Macedonian traditional food. Held from10am to 5pm in Williamstown, overlooking across the bay to the Melbourne city skyline, the Macedonian Cultural Festival seeks to share our rich culture through Macedonian entertainment and food – we invite one and all to share our culture with Australia’s rich multicultural community. More details at www.macedonianculturalfestival.com.au

Farmers Market                                                                                                         

26th  November

Held in the John Morley Reserve, The Strand, Williamstown from 9am - 1pm. http://www.rfm.net.au/

Mobil Night at the Opera

Wednesday 29 November

Hobsons Bay City Council in association with Opera Australia, Orchestra Victoria and Mobil present Mobil Night at the Opera. This event is a free community concert for Hobsons Bay residents that will feature a popular program of opera and orchestral highlights. held from 7.30pm at Williamstown Town Hall, 104 Ferguson Street, Williamstown. This is a free concert and tickets will be released closer to the date so check in at www.hobsonsbaytickets.com.au or phone the Box Office on (03) 9932 4074 for updates. 


















































































































For feedback and comments please contact the Tourism Officer at Hobsons Bay City Council on (03) 9932 1000 email visitorinformation@hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au