Winter WhaleFest 2022
June 11, 2022 - July 30, 2022
Join us for a month and a half long celebration of our beautiful whales by immersing yourself in fun and thought-provoking activities.
WELCOMING OF THE WHALES: Saturday 11 June 9am @ The Amphitheatre next to Soldiers Memorial Gardens
- Join Cedric Varcoe and Mark Koolmatrie in a beautiful Ramindjeri Welcoming of the Whales and smoking ceremony.
OPENING EVENT: Saturday 11 June 10am to 4pm @ Warland Reserve.
- A free family friendly day filled with music, maritime talks, workshops and the Artisan Markets.
NAIDOC MARCH: Wednesday 22 June 10:15am.
- Miwi-inyeri Pelepi-ambi Aboriginal Corporation are proud to present this years NAIDOC week celebrations. Gathering at Grosvenor Gardens at 10:15am to begin the march at 10:30am finishing at Soldiers Memorial Gardens from 11am for further celebrations including smoking ceremony, welcome to country, BBQ, Flag raising, face painting and children’s activities.
VICTOR HARBOR LIBRARY SESSIONS The duration of the school holidays)
- Maritime Crafts for Kids – 13, 20 & 21 July 10:30am to 11.30am
- Ngarrindjeri Storytelling (Kondoli) & Art with Cedric Varcoe – 11 July 10:30am to 11:30am
- Fleurieu Marine Workshop – 18 July 10:30 to 12:00pm
- Finding The Fab 5 – 19 July JUNIOR SESSION 10:30am to 12.30pm. ADULT SESSION 2:00pm to 4:00pm. – Join marine researchers from the University of Adelaide and First Nations’ artists for an interactive art workshop where we explore the Fab Five, as they take us on a tour of Sea Country and Australian Marine Parks. Create an artwork inspired by the Fab Five – and what Sea Country and marine parks mean to you!
**All library sessions are FREE, bookings are essential www.victor.sa.gov.au/libraryevents
STUDIO VINO: Friday 1 July 6:30pm to 9:00pm & Saturday 2 July 1:30 to 4pm @ Coral Street Art Space.
- Canvas, paint and brushes are provided as well as an experienced instructor who leads you step-by-step through the process for an unforgettable afternoon of painting, sipping and socialising! If you don’t want to follow the class feel free to paint anything you’d like, the canvas is yours to keep. Come with friends or come on your own and make new friends! No experience is required! $57 per adult inc GST click here to book