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Watch this space for Folk Festival Accommodation options

If you are looking for accommodation for the Port Fairy Folk Festival weekend of Friday 10 March to Monday 13 March 2017, you have certainly come to the right website. home-158089_640 We list below options as they become available usually these include camping sites, operator accommodation and home stays.  We recommend you check this this page on a daily basis for new listings as options fill very quickly once the tickets for the festival go on sale, which is usually around September time.

Listings come and go very quickly so don't despair - keep checking.  If you would like to talk to us at the Port Fairy Visitor Information Centre we can be contacted on  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call us on (03) 5568 2682

If you would like to place your property  with us to rent for the folkie (provided it is in Moyne Shire) then please email the Visitor Information Centre with your details.

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'The Loft Suite' - which is a huge space on third level in our home. •Absolute waterfront.•Includes all linen, towels, toiletries•Access to all facilities within our home including kitchen, DeLonghi coffee maker, breakfast provisions and other snacks, beverages.•Queen bed with new $6000 mattress and quality bamboo linen. New Sheridan towels...Ensuite, living area, and the best views of the river on the whole prope

Folkie Tarif: $350 per night, 3-night minimum.Call Berni on: 042825550


Stunning Views MOYNE RIVERShearwater Riverview Apt is downstairs with a large deck space that gives you lovely views over the river. Right in the heart of Gipps Street you are walking distance to restaurants & shops and the beach is across the footbridge. $2430.00for 3 nights

Four bedroom house in Regent Street just 10 minutes walk to town centre and 80m walk to Folky bus.  The property has 3 queen beds, one single and 2 living rooms, room for other guests.  Linen towels provided.  Kitchen supplied with breakfast meals.  1 bedroom has a powder room other bathroom has double shower head.  Plentiful parking.  Available Friday to Tuesday if needed.  Minimum 3 nights.  Tariff $2000.  For details call Lisa on 0411 172 774.

Four bedroom 'as new' house available for folkie in O'Reilly Street just 500mts from the festival site.  Sleeps 6; 2 queen and 2 single.  2.5 bathrooms.  Tariff $2,000.  For details call Brett 0418 999 059.

Bed and Breakfast in Killarney is offered at this modern house on acreage set in beautiful Australian native garden close to beach.  3 bedrooms; King, Queen and Double with 2 bathrooms shared for the guests.  Cooked breakfast included.  10 minutes drive from Port Fairy.  Will deliver guests to festival and pick up.  $160 per night.   For details contact Suzi on 0418 616 268

Tower Hill House, Bimberdong Lane just 17km from Port Fairy is offering 2 nights for 2 people at $220 per night, sleeps 4, extra person $30. Dog friendly with a shady and secure dog run. This quiet tranquil location is great after a busy noisey day at the Folkie.  12 minutes drive to Port Fairy and right on the rim of Tower Hill.  For more details call Richard on 0427 806 979. See:

One room available for the festival weekend. The house is about 10 minutes walk to the festival. Nice house, the bedroom has two single beds. We are a two couples with adult children. The room would suit a couple or two adults to share the room. Shared bathroom and kitchen/living area. Cost is $311.00 per person for Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. My home phone No. is 56 291 048 please leave a message and contact phone number.

Harmony at Tower Hill a three night vacancy for the folkie next weekend caused by a last minute cancellation! Please for  enquirees go to our website and press the Book Now button, select Unit 3 and follow the prompts for payment.

2 bedrooms available, in established house, for rent for the three nights of the festival.  Each room has 2 single beds with use of private family bathroom.  Breakfast can be provided if needed.  Eight minutes walk to festival arena.  Cost $600 per room for the 3 nights of the festival.  For details of this Mariner Court vacancy call Theresa on 5568 2360

Cottage at 28 Cox St Port Fairy for the folkie weekend. 3 day min stay $550 /night. Prime location around the corner form Sackville st, folky end of town. Large bathroom , 2 Brm, lounge 3 TV's.  off street garage, courtyard . Self contained, queen bed and two singles. Contact Paul 0437 355 325.

Folkie Share accommodation, great Cox St central location. Three nights Fri, Sat, Sun. 1 x DB ($300 total) and 1 X Sofa Bed ($200 total) in fully established home for couples or singles. Call Jane or Dave 0428 060 188

3 bedroom home, ideal for a couple of families, master with ensuite , 1 queen bed , 2 double beds, sofa bed in lounge room  kitchen facilities,  BBQ lovely outdoor area, room for caravans etc, included in price. Just 5 minutes drive from Port Fairy in Blackwood Road. Tariff- 2,000 $  Friday to Monday.  For enquiries call Joanne on 0425 681 526


Griffiths St. Large House 6 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 2 Kitchens, Sleeps 17, 3 Queen, 2 Double, 7 Single Bunks.10 minutes walk to Town centre, Ocean views, non smoking, no Pets. Tariff minimum 3 nights $600 per night.For further details Phone John 0409799257


House Griffiths St. 3 Bedroom, 2 Queen, 1 Double, 3 Single Bunks, Sleeps 9.10 minute walk to Town Centre, Ocean views, no pets, non smoking.Minimum 3 nights $400 per night For further details Phone John 0409799257


Griffiths St. 3 Bedrooms ,sleeps 8, 1 Queen, 1 Double, 2 sets single Bunks.10 minute walk to Town Centre, non smoking, no Pets.Minimum 3 nights $300 per night For further details Phone John 0409799257

Double bed room in former 1928 Farmhouse, shared kitchen,living room etc. No on suite. $450 for 3 nights. 4.5 km to Festival Arena. For more information please call: Martin on 0458 739 806 or

For mature couple QB in renovated Cottage on Gibb Street , 5 walking minutes to Festival. Shared Bathroom and Kitchen $800 for 3 nights.For more information call Cathy on: 0438 608 631

10 walking minutes to Folkfestival 3 bedroom house plus an outside large bungalow bedroom. 2 king size beds and a double bed in the house and queen size in the bungalow bedroom. The house is fully equipped and comfortable, it's an older 70's house with spacious rooms, large living area and a large yard. There is also a baby cot. The house would accommodate at least 8 people, 4 couples. Minimum of 3 nights $1500 or 4 nights for $1800. To book call Shar 0409 880 704

House on the hill at Crossley with uninterupted coastal views to Port Fairy, Tower Hill and Warrnambool.  Featuring open plan living with Alfresco area.  1 queen bedroom, 1 double bedroom, bathroom, laundry and full kitchen, dining and living area.  No Pets Three night minimum $500 per night.  To call Sue 0409 432 315.

Oscars Boutique Hotel have a queen room with ensuite for 3 nights from the Friday.  Three night minimum.  $390 per night.  8 minutes walk to festival.

Double room available 3 nights only in Villiers Street.  Small breakfast of juice, cereal, toast, tea and coffee will be available to you.  Cost $400.  For details call Margaret on (03) 5568 3401.  Around the corner buses run every 15 minutes.  Villiers Street is about a 10 minutes walk from the festival arena.

3 bedroom house , linen supplied, no smoking, 4 nights minimum,sleeps 8. $500 per night. 400 meters from Street and 100 meters from beach located. For more details contact Josh on: 0408 508 225

A newly built four bedroom home in Gratton Street is offering the whole house for the festival.  Sleeping 8 people - 2 queens, 2 singles and a set of bunks. The home has 2 bathrooms, 1 ensuite to the main bedroom.  The property is only 15 minutes walk to the town centre and festival and is in a nice quiet street.  There is however a shuttle bus stop to the festival just a few minutes walk away.  The property is pet friendly too.  Minimum 3 nights stay.  Tariff $2000.  For details contact Jess on 0416 122 856.


Sea Shanty a 3 bedroom house in Ritchie Street is a large clean self contained older style cottage near the beach and just 10 minutes walk to the festival.  This holiday home has 1 double, 1 queen and 2 singles.  Bathroom and seperate shower.  To book call Norm on 0401 709 707.


Central home available (William St) with 2 bedrooms.  1 queen and 1 double, bathroom, large kitchen / family room, alfresco with pizza oven, bbq available in established garden setting.  Property has off street parking.  Owner offering four nights 4 nights for 4 people at $1,800.  4 minutes walk from festival venue and main street.  For details call Cathy 0408 944 865


Two large bedrooms available (2 queen) would suit 2 couples with shared bathroom facilities between the two rooms.  Large garden, pegola, bbq.  Owner occupied.  Located in Philip St only 10-15 mins walk to venue.  3 night minimum.  $200 per room per night, will negotiate for singles.  For details call Gaelene 0428 484 019.


Three Bedroom House centrally located will sleep up to 6, 3 queens and 2 bathrooms.  Main with ensuite, walk in robe and balcony.  Main living with alfresco dining. Off street parking and double garage available.  No Pets.  Tariff $1500 to $2,500.  For details contact Luke on 0407 348 947.


Four properties available sleeping from 4 to 11 people.  For more information contact Langley's Port Fairy Booking Service: (03) 5568 2899 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or

Three bedroom house on the Princes Highway in Killarney is offering accommodation $1,300 for the 3 nights of the Festival. Eight minutes to Port Fairy by car. This comfortable family holiday home has 1 bathroom and 2 toilets. No Pets. For details call 0402 431 053.

Large Victorian style home on Princes Highway that can sleep 8.  3x queen and 2x singles.  2 lounge rooms and large deck and off street parking. Lovely gardens.  2km to festival arena. Tariff $1,200. For details call Robyn on 0411 473 564.



Caledonian Inn (The Stump) have a queen room with single and ensuite available for $530 for the three nights of folkie.  Call 5568 1044 to book

Central Motel (prime location) One family room sleeps 4 people $420 per night. 3 night minimum. One room sleeps 3 people 1QB & 1SB $320 per night. 3 night minimum. For bookings please call 5568 1800.

Port Fairy Motor Inn at 124 Princes Hwy, 1 delux 2 bedroom unit sleeps 6 $470pn Minimum 3 night stay. Only 15 minutes walk or 2 minute drive to town centre. For details call 03 5568 1735



Southcombe by the Sea Caravan park adult camping tickets available for pick up in Port Fairy from Friday on. Call Paul on: 0412370316

Camping tickets for sale 2 Adult Tickets  on a shared powered site at Southcombe Caravan Park for the Folk Festival (Friday night to Monday)- Cost: $114 each (face value). Site would accommodate a 2 - person tent (shared with another tent) but no vehicle. Can hand over tickets for cash at Port Fairy on  Friday late afternoon. Marcia Phone  0400 892 337 Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it The buyer of camping tickets must be ticketed for festival (we have 2 adult tickets at $250 each face value still up for sale  through official Folkie website).

Catalina Caravan Park have one ensuite cabin available at $590 for the weekend.  This cabin sleeps four; double and two singles.  Fully self contained.  Twenty minutes walk to festival.  For details call the park on 5568 1608

“For sale –

3 tickets for the 3 days at the Southcombe by the Sea Caravan park, over the 3 days of the folk festival.  For sale at the cost price of $114 each.

1 ticket for a motor vehicle at the Southcombe by the Sea Caravan park, over the 3 days of the folk festival.  For sale at the cost price of $48

1 ticket for a motor vehicle at the security car park, over the 3 days of the folk festival.  For sale at the cost price of $26. Please call Mark on 0419 842 527.


BIG4 Caravan Park have a powered site with 2 tickets available.  $414 for the Powered site and $230 for each of the tickets.  For details call 5568 1145


Gardens Caravan park: One adult wristband available for the 3 day festival. Unpowered site. Cost $114. Contact Mick: 0416831427. Wristband currently in Melbourne.For more information call Mick on: 0416 831 427


Powered site 2 Adults, 2 Children, 1 Vehicle at Gardens Caravan Park. Cost $369 for the site plus $10 to cover postage of arms bands. TOTAL $379 (*sites can take up to 6 people, so whomever buys it would have the option of increasing the booking by two more). Iza can be contacted on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it 0412 787 018


Powered site available at Gardens Caravan Park with car pass and wristbands for two people.  Cost $240.  Kevin can arrange either to send the Wrist Bands and Car Pass through the mail if time permits or have it available at the Caravan Park Office on arrival. Contact Kevin for details on  0419 946 330.


Due to a cancellation the Catalina Caravan Park only 20 minutes walk to the festival have a powered site for the weekend.  To book 03 5568 1608


Belfast Cove Caravan Park have had a couple of cancellations for unpowered sites over this weekend, so if you are interested please contact them on 1800 008 816. (Reception Hours 9am – 6pm daily This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


A caravan and annexe is available at Catalina Caravan Park that sleeps 7.  There is a double bed in the van and a tri bunk in the annexe in a seperate room, with the lounge area having a double sofa bed.  The van also has a flushing toilet and shower.  Available from 10-13 March for $800 but a weekly fee can be negotatiated.   The park is about a 20 minutes walk to the festival arena.  For details contact Roger on 0409 546 142.


Port Fairy Show Grounds Camping. Port Fairy Show Society are offering unpowered camping in their grounds for Adults $80 and children $40 for the 3 nights.  For details go to their website at
















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