Celebrate Australia Day with us in HASTINGS!!

The Untold Events Co are proud to showcase over 70 of our very best EPM stallholders on the stunning Hastings Foreshore
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Celebrate Australia Day with us in HASTINGS!!


The Hastings Foreshore Festival on Australia Day is an awesome one day event filled to the brim with FREE family-fun!  

Designed to bring the community together it includes a free bacon and egg sanga breakfast (prepared by the 1st Hastings Scouts while they last!!), official ceremony and flag raising with the Tingara Navy Cadets, kids activities, inflatable amusements, face-painting & aussie games with the fabulous Faery Emma and some awesome live music all day from the Westernport Regional Band, The Whisky Gypsies and Matt Katsis!

Of course, it also showcases a curated selection of the very best Emu Plains Market stallholders sprawled around the picturesque lawns of the Hastings Foreshore.

This exciting event is proudly presented by the Untold Events Co and supported by the Mornington Peninsula Shire.


9.00am            Event Opens 

                         Hastings 1st Scouts free community breakfast commences – limited serves available)

9:30am            Western Port Regional Band commence playing          

10:00am          Welcome and opening address by Councillor Kate Roper (Cerberus Ward)

10:05am          Flag raising ceremony by Tingira Navy Cadets

                         Tingira Navy cadets march with drumcorps.  Cadets hoist flag.
                         Westerport Regional Band play AdvanceAustralia Fair

10.25am          CrKate Roper introduces Dr Bronwyn King Australia Day Ambassador (short introduction)

10.27am          Address by Dr Bronwyn King

10.37am          Cr Kate Roper to thank Dr Bronwyn King and to present her with the Australia Day pin.

10:40am          Close of official proceedings.

                         Western Port Regional Band play I Still CallAustralia Home

11:00am          Matt Katsis (1 x hour set) 

12:15pm          TheWhisky Gypsies (2 x 45min sets)

2:00pm            Event Concludes

During the course of the event there will also be numerous free activities available including:

·      Faery Emma & Friends Australia Day craft tent & games

·      Faery Emma & Friends face painting

·      Trackless Train Rides along the foreshore

·      Huge Inflatable amusements

·      Lawn Games

HASTINGS FORESHORE (right near Pelican Park) 9AM TO 2PM