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Events in and around Robe District

Greetings from Robe District, South Australia, where there is never a dull moment! When it comes to seasonal fun and exciting events, this region has plenty to offer. From music festivals to food and wine events to outdoor adventures, there is something for everyone. Here are some of the top seasonal events in and around Robe District:


Summer is a time for beaches and outdoor activities, and Robe District has plenty of those. The Robe Coastal Run is a popular event in January that attracts runners from all over Australia. This event has several race categories to suit all levels of fitness, including a 10km, 21km, and 42km race. The route runs along the stunning coastline of Robe, offering stunning views of the ocean and surrounding countryside.

Another popular summer event is the Mount Gambier Christmas Parade, held in December. This event is a hallmark of the Christmas season in Robe District and attracts thousands of visitors each year. The parade features marching bands, floats, and performers, culminating in the arrival of Santa Claus himself.


Autumn is a beautiful time to visit Robe District, with its stunning foliage and mild temperatures. One of the top events during this season is the Tastes of Robe Festival, held in March. This event celebrates the region's food and wine culture, featuring local wineries and eateries. Visitors can sample the best cuisine and wines that Robe District has to offer, surrounded by live music and a festive atmosphere.

For something a bit more adventurous, the Coonawarra Vignerons Cup in April is a must-see. This horse racing event attracts visitors from all over Australia and is known for its exciting atmosphere and beautiful surroundings. The event features multiple races throughout the day, with live music, gourmet food, and of course, plenty of wine.


While most people might think of winter as a time to hibernate, Robe District has plenty of events that will tempt you out of your cozy winter home. One of the top events during this season is the Ceduna Oysterfest, held in June. This event is a celebration of one of the area's most precious resources - oysters. Visitors can sample fresh oysters straight from the ocean, surrounded by live music and an energetic atmosphere.

Another winter event not to be missed is the Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival in July. This event celebrates the area's vibrant arts and culture scene, featuring local artists, live performances, and interactive exhibitions. Visitors can explore the rich history and culture of the region while enjoying the warm hospitality of the locals.


Spring is a time of renewal and new beginnings, and Robe District offers plenty of events to celebrate the season. The Naracoorte Lucindale Food and Wine Festival in September is a highlight, featuring local wineries and food producers. Visitors can sample the area's best wines and gourmet food while taking in live music and a festive atmosphere.

Another spring event not to be missed is the Robe Easter Fishing Competition. This event attracts fishermen from all over the region and features multiple fishing categories, from beach fishing to boat fishing. Visitors can also enjoy a variety of family-friendly activities, including face painting, live music, and a carnival atmosphere.

Contact Details:

For more information about these and other events in Robe District, please contact:

Robe Visitor Information Centre
40 Victoria Street, Robe SA 5276
Phone: (08) 8768 2465
Email: robecommunity@bigpond.com

Mount Gambier Visitor Information Centre
Lady Nelson Visitor and Discovery Centre
1 Jubilee Highway East, Mount Gambier SA 5290
Phone: (08) 8724 9750
Email: info@discovermountgambier.com.au

We hope to see you soon in Robe District, where there is always something exciting happening!

Aerial view of Robe Photo Thanks to Kym Farnik