Thursday, 29th June 2023

An Extraordinary Night of Winter Fun

Seaworks Winter Solstice Festival Wraps Up

What an extraordinary night it was! We extend our heartfelt gratitude to everyone who joined us, shared their wisdom, showcased their talents, volunteered their time, and worked tirelessly to bring this event to life.

The uncertainty of how many would brave the cold winter night to attend kept us on edge, but as the doors swung open amidst the mist, the enchanting sound of bagpipes welcomed a massive crowd. They were immediately captivated by the presence of the magnificent David Greybeard and a breathtaking exhibition of wooden boats, immersing them in a vibrant world of continuous Seaworks entertainment from A Blanck Canvas, Eness, Airena and The Sway.

The evening unfolded with such splendor that every food vendor found their stalls emptied, the Pirates Tavern reverberated with lively Celtic melodies, and the restaurants lining Nelson Place were bustling with eager patrons. The priceless expressions of joy on the children’s faces illuminated the atmosphere as The Sway delivered a mind-blowing performance that sent the crowd into a frenzy of excitement.

We are humbled by the overwhelming success of the night and extend our deepest appreciation to everyone involved. Your unwavering support, dedication, and contributions played an indispensable role in creating a truly unforgettable experience. Together, we have crafted a celebration that will be cherished.

  • The Seaworks Winter Solstice Festive was made possible with the support of Hobsons Bay City Council – Make It Happen Program and the Victorian Government.