Music in Lorne

Falls Festival

A four-day knees-up over New Year’s on a farm just out of town, this stellar music festival attracts a top line-up of international rock and indie groups. Past headliners include Iggy Pop, Kings of Leon and the Blac…
Performing Arts in Lorne

Lorne Festival of Performing Arts

Held in August or September is this three-day arts festival that's shared across multiple venues. It features a varied program ranging from cabaret, comedy, music and dance to circus acts.
Sports in Lorne

Pier to Pub Swim

This popular event in January inspires up to 4500 swimmers to splash 1.2km across Loutit Bay to the Lorne Hotel. It’s a photo opportunity for local politicians and celebrities.
Film in Lorne

Lorne Film

This three-day boutique film festival screens local and international docos and features, often with a coastal theme.
Cultural in Birregurra

Birregurra Festival

Getting bigger with each year is the annual Birregurra Festival, a popular local event held the second weekend of October with live bands, art exhibitions and food stalls.