On the first weekend in May annually, Clunes is host to the Booktown Festival, which brings together thousands of booksellers, writers and speakers from all over the nation and overseas.
Clunes Agricultural Show
3rd Saturday in November
Presented by the Clunes & District Agricultural Society
Each second Sunday of the month from 9am-1pm, our beautiful Fraser Street plays host the Clunes Market.
Incorporating an accredited VFMA Farmers Market, come along and browse fresh local produce or shop for something special amongst a range of craft and makers stalls Live entertainment throughout the day and a range of delicious take-away food is on offer, as well as our ever-popular Wood Raffle.
Clunes Ceramic Award
An aquisitive award with the winning work of art being acquired, on alternate years, by the Art Gallery of Ballarat and the Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum.
5.45am – Mt Beckworth Reserve
- Sunrise Walk and Flag Raising Ceremony
- Free Pancake Breakfast
- Check in on arrival at the Dam
- In the event of a Total Fire Ban, this event will be canceled5.30pm – Collins Place, Fraser Street
- Flag lowering ceremony
- Free Community BBQ and Live entertainment
- Check in at the Fraser Street entrance
Dogs and other pets are not permitted at either event.
Christmas in Clunes
The Christmas in Clunes Friday events will not run in 2020, but we can all get into the Christmas Spirit with the wonderful street decorations provided by Clunes Neighbourhood House