Events

Join the festivities on the Mornington Peninsula. Celebrate the visual arts from regional galleries to community festivals and local artists studios. Experience fresh produce, incredible environments, live entertainment or get a feel for the community. There’s always more happening than we can bring to your attention but this section is a selection of some of the events the LTP editorial team will experience throughout the year.

Frankston’s Christmas Festival of Lights

Gather with friends and family around the stunning 30 metre, 100+ year old Norfolk Pine for the Christmas tree lighting spectacular that has become a Frankston Christmas tradition, followed by a dazzling fireworks display to welcome in the festive season. Revel in the Christmas cheer as the celebrations fill Davey and Young Street, Beauty Park, the Frankston Arts Centre and Frankston Library with an impressive array of family friendly performances, children's entertainment and activities, shopping and dining.

World Wellness Weekend at Peninsula Hot Springs

On Saturday, 22nd and Sunday, 23rd September, guests at Peninsula Hot Springs will be immersed in a unique program of experiences with their wellness journey and bathe package (available on this weekend only). The program will include everything from yoga and Pilates classes to sound bathing meditation; body clay workshops to forest bathing walks; tea ceremonies to demonstrations in their 'Fire & Ice' area.

Spring Vegie Patch for Beginners – All Day Intensive at Heronswood

Getting a backyard vegetable patch started properly can be as simple as finding a space big enough to grow your herbs and leafy greens. Join The Diggers Club for this extremely popular all day intensive and practical workshop, and get started with the right garden know how for an ongoing happy harvest!

Gala Truffle Degustation lunch with Romu Oudeyer

Rug up for a truffle hunt in the crisp winters air at Red Hill Truffles. Owner Jenny and her trusty truffle dog Thomas will walk you through the Mornington Peninsulas only producing truffiere. Learn all about the harvesting techniques as you hunt for a precious orb of black gold.