Arts, Culture and Heritage

The Borough of Queenscliffe is jam-packed with art, craft, culture and history and boasts a thriving live music scene. Each November the nationally renowned Queenscliff Music Festival takes over the town, bringing the best contemporary artists from Australia and overseas to the village.

You can also:

  • Ride the Blues Train
  • Enjoy jazz nights
  • Walk the Arts Trail
  • Check out the heritage buildings and gorgeous streets
  • Dine at a historic hotel
  • Catch a local theatre production or film night
  • Explore the art galleries, bookshops and museums.

Find out what makes this region such an inspiration to artists at the Visitor Information Centre.

For upcoming local events and markets check the What's On listings.

Council recognises the important role of culture and the arts in providing opportunities for communities to express, develop and celebrate their sense of identity and place.

The Borough of Queenscliffe has an Arts Officer who supports cultural and arts activities and focuses on increasing the opportunities for participation at a local level.

the arts trail