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Mildura hosts a busy calendar of events throughout the year. Head to Mildura in March for Mildura Wentworth Arts Festival, featuring events such as Music under the Stars at the dramatic Perry Sandhills.

In July Mildura Golf Week tees off, and the Mildura Writers' Festival entices lovers of words to the region. In August, dont forget to check out the Euston Club Resort Mildura Cup which will be held over a two day carnival and of course The Merbein Great Vanilla Slice Triumph; where bakers across Australia compete for the prize of Best Vanilla Slice.

In September the Mildura Country Music Festival presents Australia's biggest showcase of independent country music artists. The Mildura Jazz and Wine Festival in November combines the best of Australian modern and traditional jazz with the region's fine wines at wineries and on riverboats, restaurants and along streets throughout the town.

Experience our events

November 2014

Mildura Seniors Tournament

1-4 November

An approved International Tennis Federation seniors ranking tournament for men and women tennis players over the age of 35 years. Events are held in age groups. Bar facilities available. Bring own tennis equipment. The Mildura Tennis Club overlooks the mighty Murray Rivers and has world class grass courts. Games commence at approximately 8.00am.

Sunraysia Farmers Market

1 November

Sunraysia Farmers Market provides the platform that links good food direct from the regions genuine producers with community. Indulge these senses, taste, wander and unwind as you discover a range of superb fresh fruit, vegetabes and herbs; freshly brewed coffee, wine, olive oil, preserves and condiments; eggs, honey, grains and nuts; freshly baked bread, cakes and pastries plus meat and smallgoods and so much more. Take the time to enjoy breakfast made from the market's produce under the giant river gums beside the Murray River. There's plenty of parking, pathways and flat ground and with the playgrounds nearby, it's perfect for families. Time: 8am-12noon.

Mildura Speedway Meet

1 November

Practice Day - All Classes. Gates open at 5pm and racing starts at 7pm. Fully catered. No BYO by law. Tickets: Adults $20.00, Pensioners $15.00, Kids 10 to 16 $10.00, Kids under 10 free and Family Pass (2 adults/4 kids) $60.00.

Mildura Motorcycle Club Meet

1 November

Solo and Sidecar Speedway. Gates open at 5.3pm and racing starts at 7.30pm. Juniors race at 6.30pm. Fully catered. No BYO by law. Please contact Club Secretary prior to making arrangements. For more information contact 0448 252 015.

Red Cliffs Country Market

2 November

The Red Cliffs Country Market is just a short 15 minute drive from Mildura and offers over 100 stalls of local produce, crafts, bric-a-brac, gourmet delights, plants, jewellery, sausage sizzle and rides for the kids. Enjoy the local entertainment which varies from month to month. Most of the local stores are open for your shopping convenience. Time: 9am-1pm.

Red Cliffs Military Museum

2 November

The Red Cliffs Military Museum has an extensive display of artefacts and memorabilia from the Boer War throught to Vietnam and East Timor covering all services including women's services. Entry $2.00 for adults and children free. For more information contact 03 5024 1499.

Red Cliffs Historical Steam Railway

2 November

The Red Cliffs Historical Steam Railway operates a steam train which has significant importance to Red Cliffs. Unique to Sunraysia it is the only tourist steam train in the area and one of the few small gauge railways throughout Australia. Come and enjoy a ride on an authentic steam train. Last train pulls out at 3.30pm. For more information contact 03 5024 1345 or 03 5025 3814 (running days).

Mildura City Market

9 November

Find a gift among the many stalls that have lovely items for sale. There are crafts, socks, clothing, home cooking, fruit and vegetables as well as jams, honey, pickles and dried fruit. You will also find jewellery, natural beauty products, books, plants, fancy cards, woodwork items, bric-a-brac and locally made boomerangs and didgeridoos. The market is managed by the Loddon Mallee Region Girl Guides. If you are interested in having a stall with us, ring 0400 032 803 Monday to Friday 9am-6pm. Market insurance is available.

Sunraysia Farmers Market

15 November

Sunraysia Farmers Market provides the platform that links good food direct from the regions genuine producers with community. Indulge the senses, taste, wander and unwind as you discover a range of superb fresh fruit, vegetables and herbs; freshly brewed coffee, wine, olive oil, preserves and condiments; eggs, honey, grains and nuts; freshly baked bread, pastries and cakes plus meat and smallgoods and so much more. Take the time to enjoy breakfast made from the market's produce under the giant river gums beside the Murray River. There's plenty of parking, pathways and flat ground and with the playgrounds nearby, it's perfect for families. Time: 8am-12noon.

Mildura Motorcycle Club Meet

15 November

Victorian Under 21 Championships. Gates open at 5.30pm and racing starts ata 7pm. Juniors race at 6.30pm. Fully catered. No BYO by law. Please contact Club Secretary prior to making arrangements. For more information contact 0448 252 015.

Merbein Street Market

16 November

The Merbein Street Market is held on the third Sunday of each month. You will find local and interstate stalls selling fresh produce, delicious home baked goodies, plants, arts and crafts, bric-a-brac and lots more. The second-hand shops will also be open where you can search for a hidden gem! Time: 8am-1pm.

Mildura Harness Racing - Night Meeting

19 November

Gates open at 5pm and racing starts at 6.30pm. Adults $10.00, Pensioners $5.00 and Under 18 free when accompanied with an adult, otherwise $2.00. Why not relax in the comfort of the on-course restaurant whilst enjoying a night at the trots. For more information contact 03 5023 2454 or 0407 864 558.

Twilight at Mildura Arts Centre

21 November

Experience art, enjoy live music and catch up with friends and family. Wander through the galleries and Rio Vista Historic House. Enjoy a picnic on the lawn. BYO chair and rug.

Mildura Speedway Meet

22 November

MJS Street Stock Series, Ross Crick Memorial - All Classes. Gates open at 5pm and racing starts at 7pm. Fully catered. No BYO by law. Tickets: Adults $20.00, Pensioners $15.00, Kids 10 to 16 $10.00, Kids under 10 free and Family Pass (2 adults/4 kids) $60.00.

Mildura City Market

23 November

Find a gift among the many stalls that have lovely items for sale. There are crafts, socks, clothing, home cooking, fruit and vegetables as well as jams, honey, pickles and dried fruit. You will also find jewellery, natural beauty products, books, plants, fancy cards, woodwork items, bric-a-brac and locally made boomerangs and didgeridoos. The market is managed by the Loddon Mallee Region Girl Guides. If you are interested in having a stall with us, ring 0400 032 803 Monday to Friday 9am-6pm. Market insurance is available.

Mildura Harness Racing - Night Meeting

26 November

Gates open at 5pm and racing starts 6.30pm. Adults $10.00, Pensioners $5.00 and Under 18 free when accompanied with an adult, otherwise $2.00. Why not relax in the comfort of the on-course restaurant whilst enjoying a night at the trots. For more information contact 03 5023 2454 or 0407 864 558.

Ted Hurley Memorial Classic

29-30 November

The much anticipated inaugural Ted Hurley Memorial Classic will run this weekend. This unique event will start on the Darling River, Wentworth, with a quick sprint up to the Murray Darling Junction. Teams will then do a 180 degree turn into the Murray and then race on what is arguably the safest stretch of the Murray River. With weirs at each end, the water depth is very stable with very little debris. The turn around point at Apex Park, Mildura has a magnificent stretch of beach. Saturday morning: one-up event - Wentworth to Mildura approximately 50kms with one of the team's skiers and return Mildura to Wentworth with the other skier. Seeded fastest to slowest. The combination of these two one-up races will seed teams for Sunday's main race. The main race is seeded from a combination of the two one-up legs in full fastest to slowest order. One boat away at at time with 30 second intervals.

Mildura Speedway Meet

29 November

SA AMCA Series, Junior Sedan Feature. Gates open at 5pm and racing starts at 7pm. Fully catered. No BYO by law. Tickets: Adults $20.00, Pensioners $15.00, Kids 10 to 16 $10.00, Kids under 10 free and Family Pass (2 adults/4 kids) $60.00.

Mildura Motorcycle Club Meet

29 November

State of Origin Sidecars (Victoria, SA, NSW and Queensland). Gates open at 5.30pm and racing starts at 7.30pm. Juniors race at 6.30pm. Fully catered. No BYO by law. Please contact the Club Secretary prior to making arrangements. For more information contact 0448 252 015.

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