Easter in Stawell
Easter in Stawell is set to be a big one with an action packed weekend. Enjoy the annual Stawell Apex and Stawell Lions Club Carnival over the long Easter weekend. Starting good Friday night and running until Easter Monday afternoon.
The weekend begins with The Great Western Good Friday Rodeo, an annual event that has grown to become one of Victoria's premier rodeo events. Enjoy the StawellBiz Easter Sensation providing entertainment in Main Street of Stawell with retail businesses doing roaring trade on the Saturday.
The Stawell Gold Cup is the Stawell Racing Club's premier horse racing event for the year and sees the running of the much anticipated Stawell Gold Cup. There is additional entertainment and activities provided on the day that is geared towards families on the Sunday.
Join in on the Lindsay Kent Memorial Fun Run and Walk with both five kilometre and three kilometre options. This fundraiser is for the Stawell and Ararat cross country club providing healthy activity for runners/joggers of all ages and abilities. Join in on the Monday.
The Stawell Gift is one of the world's most prestigious and iconic foot races and has been held in the Victorian town of Stawell for all but four years since 1878. The Stawell Gift is the nation's highest prize money for a short distance race and attracts first class Australian and International athletes. A weekend packed full of family fun you wouldn't want to miss.
Content: Nothern Grampians Shire Council