From family friendly festivals and programs to elegant dining experiences, Flagstaff Hill presents an ever evolving calendar of events each year.

The School Holiday Program offers activities and presentations designed to engage and entertain children and families.
Every Wednesday in January, enjoy a relaxing holiday atmosphere with great food, drinks and local music at Chill on the Hill.

The cold weather may have arrived but at Flagstaff Hill we are warming up for a winter jam packed full of fun for the whole family.

Wool Weekend
Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th July, 11am -3pm

Experience the rich history of wool, from its origins to modern day uses, all while enjoying a comforting hot drink or hearty mug of house-made soup. See traditional wool and fibre practices and crafts, including blade shearing, fleece preparation, yarn spinning, and knitting, plus special demonstrations of felting and dyeing, storytelling and interactive touch and feel activities for all ages.

Price: General Flagstaff Hill Admission

Download Program Here


Christmas in July
Sunday 21st July, 12:30pm

Why wait until December?
Enjoy a traditional 3 course Christmas lunch with all the delectable trimmings at Flagstaff Hill’s Stella Maris Tea Rooms.

Download Menu here


Fire Night
Saturday 17th August, 5pm – 9:30pm

Bundle up and gather ‘round for a warming night of winter delights.
Just as the sun sets be amazed at the sound and spectacle of the 80 pound cannon as it illuminates the night sky.  
Then relax by a crackling open fire with some local hearty winter warming food from Bambino Wood Fired Pizza, Sun Bear BBQ and Jun’s Home Kitchen. Toast your own marshmallows and enjoy live music by Nick Alexander while sipping on a hot drink or winter cocktail.
Entry: $5
Children under 5: Free
Members Free


International Lighthouse & Lightship Weekend
Saturday 17th August, 10am – 9:30pm & Sunday 18th August, 10am – 2pm

Lighting up the Airwaves

The Flagstaff Hill lighthouses are among many worldwide being celebrated over a weekend dedicated to highlighting the importance of promoting, preserving and protecting lighthouse heritage. To mark this occasion, Flagstaff Hill, in collaboration with the Warrnambool Men's Shed Radio Group, will host a 48-hour amateur radio event from the upper lighthouse complex. The annual event will bring together over 400 lighthouse-based amateur radio groups from across the world all aiming to establish communication with as many other operators as possible over the course of the weekend.
Price: General Flagstaff Hill Admission*
*Fire Night will be taking place between 5pm and 9:30pm on Saturday 17th August, at which time admission price of $5 per person will apply.



By Day - Museum and Village Admission

Adults $20.00
Concession $16.00
Child (5-15 years) $9.80
Infant (0-4 years) FREE
Family $52.00

By Night - Sound and Light Show Admission

Adults $33.00
Concession $30.00
Child (5-15 years) $17.60
Infant (0-4 years) FREE
Family (2 adults and 2 Children) $85.00

Day and Night Package

30% off your Day Entry when you purchase Night Show.

Adults $47.00
Concession $41.20
Child (5-15 years) $25.35
Infant (0-4 years) FREE
Family (2 adults and 2 Children) $121.40
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Museum and Village

Don’t just learn about maritime history – experience it 
in our Living Museum and Spectacular Sound and Light Shows

89 Merri Street Warrnambool
Pets, including dogs are NOT permitted on-site at Flagstaff Hill at any time. Assistance dogs permitted with supporting credentials.

Open daily: 10am – 5pm
Tea Rooms: 11am - 3pm
Lolly Shop: 11am - 2pm
*subject to change without notice.

New Year’s Eve – 10am – 4pm

Night show: Nightly on dusk
Closed 25th & 31st December
Limited availability, pre purchase online or phone

Ph: (03) 5559 4600
flagstaffhill [at] warrnambool [dot] vic [dot] gov [dot] au