As the vibrant hues of autumn paint the landscape, the charming town of Bright, Victoria, comes alive with Easter festivities. Nestled in the heart of the Alpine Valleys, Bright Riverside Holiday Park invites you to celebrate Easter amidst the breathtaking beauty of the region. With a focus on celebrating Alpine life in the valleys, there’s no better place to experience the magic of Easter than in Bright.

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Good Friday – 29 March

Fish Your Own Feast

Kickstart your Easter weekend by embarking on a fishing adventure at Bright Riverside Holiday Park. Located right on the banks of the Ovens River, our park offers the perfect setting for catching your own fish. Explore the fishing spots in Bright, reel in your catch, and cook it up at our BBQs or Camp Kitchen for a delicious Good Friday meal.

Easter Saturday – 30 March

Bright Rotary Easter Markets

Location: Howitt Park, Riverside Avenue, Bright

Time: 9:00am to 2:00pm

Join us at Howitt Park for the Bright Rotary Easter Markets, a family-friendly event presented by the Bright Rotary Club. These bustling markets offer a diverse range of products, including local food vendors, homemade items, crafts, skincare, clothing, and more. Best of all, admission is free for all to attend.

Easter Sunday – 31 March

Riverside’s Easter Egg Hunt

Location: Bright Riverside Holiday Park, 4-10 Toorak Avenue, Bright

Time: 10:00am SHARP

Get ready for an egg-citing adventure at Bright Riverside Holiday Park’s Kids’ Easter Egg Hunt! Join us for a fun-filled morning as park guests, kids of Bright, and little visitors embark on a hunt for chocolate treasures. Just don’t be late – chocolate waits for no child! 😂

Harrietville Easter Bush Market and Primary School Duck Race

Location: Tavare Park, Great Alpine Road, Harrietville

Time: 8:00am to 2:00pm

Experience the charm of the Harrietville Easter Bush Market, set amidst the picturesque Tavare Park. Browse through a delightful array of artisan stalls offering gourmet local food, produce, cheeses, clothing, handmade jewellery, and more.

Afterwards, head on over to the annual Primary School Duck Race in the Ovens River at 1:00pm. There are only 500 ducks available with $500 prize money up for grabs. All money raised goes to the Harrietville Primary School.

Easter Monday – 1 April

Pizza in the Park – Woodfire Desire

Location: Bright Riverside Holiday Park, 4-10 Toorak Avenue, Bright

Time: From 5:30pm

Wind down your Easter weekend with a delicious wood-fired pizza experience at Bright Riverside Holiday Park. Join us for Pizza in the Park, presented by Woodfire Desire, and indulge in mouthwatering pizzas accompanied by live music from Eliza and Patrick. It’s the perfect way to relax and savor the final moments of your Alpine escape.

Book Your Easter Getaway at Bright Riverside Holiday Park Bright

At Bright Riverside Holiday Park, we pride ourselves on offering the perfect escape for Easter in Bright. With our fabulous location right in the center of town and our proximity to all the Easter festivities, there’s no better place to experience Alpine life in the valleys. Book your stay with us and embark on an unforgettable Easter adventure amidst the stunning beauty of Bright, Victoria.

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Save the Date: Bright Autumn Festival

The Bright Autumn Festival: Embracing Autumn’s Splendor

Soon after Easter in Bright lies the renowned Bright Autumn Festival. This years scheduled dates are Friday 26th April through until Sunday 5th May 2024. This annual celebration showcases the region’s stunning autumn foliage, offering a plethora of events and activities that capture the essence of Alpine life. From art exhibitions to food and wine experiences, the Bright Autumn Festival is a must-visit for locals and tourists alike.

To plan your visit and experience the vibrant festivities of the Bright Autumn Festival, be sure to mark your calendars and visit the official Bright Autumn Festival website for this year’s dates and program of events.

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Around Town

Things to do in Bright this Easter

  1. Bright Brewery’s Easter Egg Scramble
  2. See our recommended Activities and Day Trips
  3. Visit the Alpine National Parks
  4. Cycling and Mountain Biking in Bright
  5. Enjoy the local Walks and Trails
  6. Enjoy Fishing?
  7. Lookouts near Bright – Views, Fresh Air and Adventure!
  8. Are you a Foodie?

Easter is a busy time of the year for us. If you’ve missed out this year, book early for 2025. Alternatively, have you thought about a mid week break. Here are some reasons why it’s a good idea!