What’s On: Spring Events in Werribee and Surrounds

As the vibrant blooms of spring paint the town, Werribee and its surrounds come alive with a plethora of exciting events and activities.

What’s On: Spring Events in Werribee and Surrounds

From fragrant roses to playful lion cubs and craft beer festivals, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Here’s a rundown of the top things to do this spring:

Victoria State Rose Garden Spectacular

Witness the breathtaking beauty of 5,000 roses in full bloom at the Victoria State Rose Garden during the free, two-day State Rose & Garden Show on 11–12 November. Immerse yourself in workshops, gardening exhibits, plant stalls, live music, and talks from horticulture experts.

Westie Beer Festie: A Tasting Extravaganza

On 21 October, Wyndham Harbour hosts the inaugural Westie Beer Festie, curated by Old Habits CBW. Delight your taste buds with a selection of craft brews from fifteen esteemed brewers, and complement your experience with delectable woodfired pizzas from 3030 Boulevard.

Picnic Perfection in Werribee Park

Discover the enchanting gardens of Werribee Park, especially radiant in the springtime. Order a bespoke picnic hamper from The Refectory Parlour or opt for a delightful grazing box from Wyndham Cache or The Little Deli Panini Bar.

Friday Nights at Shadowfax Winery

Embrace the balmy evenings at Shadowfax Winery. Gather your friends for a delightful dinner, savour live musical performances, and sample the finest wines from the latest vintage. Reservations are highly recommended.

Meet the Lion Cubs at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Embark on a wild adventure at Werribee Open Range Zoo and encounter Mwezi, Kianga, and Jango, the newest additions to the lion pride. Don’t miss the chance to explore the African savannah aboard the iconic Safari Bus, all included with your zoo entry.

Werribee Park Mansion: After Dark Experience

Experience the magic of Werribee Park Mansion in a whole new light with Essence Productions’ immersive theatre performances, “What Was That?” and “The Dress.” Regular sessions are scheduled throughout September and October but be sure to book in advance.

Mini Golf Adventures

Challenge your mini golf skills at Holey Moley in Point Cook or bask in the spring sunshine at The Elements Coastal Activity Park’s outdoor, nature-based course.

Al Fresco Dining Extravaganza

Bid adieu to winter and relish sunny street dining, spacious beer gardens, and waterfront views. Explore culinary delights at Tuckers Sandwiches, Teddy Picker, Bridge Hotel Werribee, Truckstop Deluxe, or The Park Werribee, and indulge in top-notch cafes and street eats. 

Cheetham Wetlands: A Natural Oasis

Embark on a family-friendly 1.5km walk at Cheetham Wetlands, culminating in the awe-inspiring observation tower with panoramic views of wetlands and the city skyline. Extend your adventure with a beach stroll at Point Cook Coastal Park or a side trip to Campbells Cove Boathouses.

With such an array of exciting events and activities, spring in the West promises memories that will last a lifetime. Embrace the season’s delights and make the most of this magical time of year!