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1st Saturday, November
The Port Fairy Historical Society invites you to explore the large collection of publications and exhibits in Port Fairy's old court house. Disablity Access.
Port Fairy has once again been ranked as one
Port Fairy Accommodation, Tourism and Community pages.
Your comprehensive guide to Port Fairy accommodation, Port Fairy restaurants and businesses, Port Fairy galleries and artists, holiday activities and festivals in Port Fairy and regularly updated event and other local information.
Visit Port Fairy and enjoy the unique atmosphere of an old fishing port, boasting verandah-fronted streets and over 50 'classified' historic buildings dating back to the 1840s.
Port Fairy is renowned for charming cottages but not everyone has the opportunity to stay in one. Cottage Watson is located in the main street of Port Fairy’s historic precinct, Sackville Street. You are within a ‘small town block’ of the cafés, galleries, boutiques, markets and wharf. Another block and you will be at the beaches and remarkable Griffith Island. Cottage Watson will comfortably accommodate up to 5 people in 3 bedrooms (1 king, 1 queen, 1 single). Ideal for two couples or a family holiday:
REGENT'S PLACE PORT FAIRY
Regent's Place is an affordable beach town accommodation in a fantastic location, park the car and enjoy all that Port Fairy has to offer. Its a short walk to the town centre or 5 minutes and you're at Port Fairy's popular East Beach.
Walk across your front lawn and you're on the fabulous East Beach of Port Fairy. 5 minutes walk from town, this three bedroom house is luxuriously appointed and offers 180 degree ocean views. Ideal for couples, groups and families. Sleeps 6.
June & to 10 and July 5 to 7, 2013
September 6 to 8, 2013
The program includes author readings and signings, presentations, practical workshops and other activities including second hand book sales and displays by other book sellers.
October 11 to 13, 2013
Established in 1990, the Port Fairy Spring Music Festival presents a weekend of classical and contemporary ensemble music in small, intimate and acoustically excellent venues around town.
Christmas Eve 2013 to January 26, 2014
Moyneyana ensures a summer of fun in Port Fairy offering plenty of free entertainment and activities around the town. A highlight is the New Year's Eve street parade, live entertainment on the Village Greenand midnight fireworks. Little wonder Port Fairy is a favourite family destination during summer.
March 7 to 10, 2014
Each March, during the Labor Day long weekend, Port Fairy welcomes 500 performers and over twenty thousand festival goers to the Port Fairy Folk Festival.
A celebration of the region's