Hooked on Portland Festival

Next date: Saturday, 27 January 2024 | 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM

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Dive into the magic at Hooked on Portland, an annual Seafood and Fishing Festival that casts its spell on the last weekend of January! Nestled along the picturesque Portland Foreshore in Victoria, this free event, presented in collaboration with the council and the Victorian Fisheries Authority, promises a seafood experience for all ages.

Get your hands on the action with a thrilling fishing competition, where seasoned anglers and beginners alike can reel in the excitement. Experience the art of culinary mastery as talented chefs whip up delicious seafood dishes in captivating cooking demonstrations.

Wander through vibrant markets that showcase local crafts, delectable treats, and unique treasures. Dive deeper into the world of fishing with insightful workshops and clinics that cater to everyone's skill levels.

Let the rhythm of live music transport you as you savor the freshest local seafood, embodying the heart and soul of Portland's coastal culture. This festival isn't just about celebration; it's a homage to Portland's identity as a thriving fishing and tourism hub.

Join us for an unforgettable weekend of seaside fun and community spirit at Hooked on Portland. Come one, come all, and immerse yourself in the festivities that paint the beachfront with joy and adventure!

Come join the fun at the 2024 festival!

Are you a talented performer, a food vendor with scrumptious treats or seafood, a local business, or a market stallholder with artisan goods? We want you to be part of the action! Register your interest with us today by completing the expression of interest form https://linktr.ee/hookedonportland.

Keep an eye out for the event program, event map and key details closer to the date - but make sure January 27thy blocked out in your calendar for 2024.


  • Saturday, 27 January 2024 | 10:00 AM - 08:00 PM


Portland Foreshore, Lee Breakwater Road, Portland, Portland, 3305, View Map

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