Festivals and Events

Benalla Rural City is host to a range of community events, civic ceremonies and festivals throughout the year including the Benalla Festival

The much loved Benalla Festival will be held over two weekends from 29 October to 6 November 2022. Visit benallafestival.com.au for more information.

Other community events, civic ceremonies and festivals in Benalla Rural City include:

  • Wall to Wall Festival
  • Australia Day celebrations
  • Thoona Wheelie Bin Championships
  • Molyullah Easter Sports
  • Happy Wanderer
  • Trails, Tastings and Tales - Glenrowan Wine Region
  • Supercar Championships - Winton Motor Raceway
  • Historic Winton - Benalla Historic Vehicle Tour
  • Swanpool Arts Festival
  • Benalla Spring Show
  • Benalla Gold Cup
  • Carols by Candlelight
  • Citizenship Ceremonies


To find out what's on in our community, visit the events calendar.