In this, the 21st year of the Deans Marsh Festival, over 3000 people are expected!
The banners are up, postcards & posters distributed, the stage has been donated by Wheadons Truck Company, the Footy Shed will have local Artists exhibiting and providing demonstrations, Red Cross are back with Devonshire Tea and much more. Thanks to sponsors AKD Softwoods, The Cape Otway Light Station and King Parrot Cottages and Event Centre. The annual dog jump and jack russell races are also back for another year, as are the working dog demos. Returning this year is the Top Dog Competition including prizes for ‘most like owner’, ‘best trick’, ‘best golden oldie’ and top prize ‘2017 Marsh Top Dog’. Not forgetting the Gumboot Toss, High Catch, The Deans Marsh Gift and Sheaf Toss. The raffle tickets prizes are for accommodation at Otway Escapes, Countrywide Cottages, Hidden Valley Cabins, Port Cottage (Portarlington) and Vine Cottage (all dog friendly). Proceeds to CFA, Primary School, Hall and Memorial Reserve and the Community Cottage.
- Live Music & Entertainment
- Local Harvest: Beer, Wine & Produce
- Food Stalls
- Kids Activities .