The Collector Village Pumpkin Festival is an annual event held on the first Sunday in May each year, Sunday 6th May 2018.
First held in the autumn of 2003, it has grown to be one of the largest community events in the region.
The colourful festival celebrates rural life and the harvest season using a unique pumpkin theme.
The festival is community based, run by volunteers with profits returned to local community.
In 2018 the Collector Village Pumpkin Festival will feature over 100 stall holders and many activities with the flavour of a traditional country fair full of simple fun, lots of colour and imagination.
The festival showcases local produce and the arts/craft community. Pumpkin-focused competitions, pumpkin focused, are run each year ranging from the largest pumpkin to pumpkin themed baked items.
Entry: Adult = $10, Seniors = $5 and children (15y and under ) FREE!
2017 Competition Winners
Joe Medway Memorial Heaviest Pumpkin – Open
1st – Rick Downes, 109.5 kg
2nd – Terry Kiernan, 106 kg
3rd – Pete Filmer, 100 kg (equal third as both of Pete’s Pumpkins were exactly 100kg)
For all the Competition results please click here
2018 Festival information will be updated in the coming months.