Community Event Funding

The Mornington Peninsula Shire is proud to support the following events through our community event funding program 2019 - 2022.

The event funding program offers three years of financial support to assist community organisers deliver events that are safe, diverse, equitable, accessible, environmentally sustainable and provide economic opportunities and outcomes for our community and visitors to the Mornington Peninsula.

  • Red Hill Free Community BBQ and Indigenous Walks
  • Red Hill Show
  • Creative Arts Exhibition
  • Sorrento Rotary Art Show
  • Candles by Candlelight in the Park
  • Blues at The Briars
  • Halloween in the Park
  • Sleep in Your Car
  • Hastings Foreshore Festival
  • Annual Coolart Community Picnic Day
  • Rotary Club of Mount Martha Community Golf Day
  • Somerville Family Day
  • Science in the Park
  • Billy Kart Grand Prix
  • Hastings Gift
  • Mornington Community Garden Annual Open Day
  • Mornington Peninsula Choral Festival
  • Arthurs Seat Challenge
  • Somerville Carols by Candlelight
  • Devilbend Fun Run and Walk
  • Carols on the Green, Mount Eliza
  • Gig on the Green Music Festival
  • Womin Djeka Balnarring Ngargee
  • Mornington Community High Tea
  • Carols on the Hill, Red Hill
  • Hastings By the Bay Carols & Christmas Market
  • Neighbour Day
  • Two Bays Trail Run
  • Rosebud Art & Culture Festival
  • Rosebud Foreshore Rockfest
  • Main Street Mornington Festival
  • Mt Martha Cricket Club Community Christmas Carols Concert on the Lawn
  • Way of The Cross
  • Western Port Craft Expo
  • MY Mount Eliza Run & Fun Festival
  • The Rye Gift and Family Fun Day
  • Pay it Forward Festival
  • Rotary Club of Mt Eliza Shine for Kids Golf Day
  • Southern Peninsula Basketball Association Annual Junior Tournament
  • Christmas Carols in the Park, Mornington
  • Big Play Day - A World Play Day Event
  • Little Splash! Rye Health and Wellness Festival
  • Mount Martha Carols by Candlelight
  • Respecting Seniors Network - Community Events
  • Carols in the Park, Tyabb
  • Sorrento Christmas Concert & Fireworks

Further Information

Contact the Events team at events@mornpen.vic.gov.au.