Christmas in June Banquet and Spooky Magician Show

Join us for a magical celebration of Christmas in June at The Convent at Koroit!
Indulge in a Sumptuous Banquet in the festive magical atmosphere of The Convent. and a Spooky Magical Show in The Chapel.
Gather your loved ones and create cherished memories in the enchanting ambience of our historic venue.
Book your seat at our Christmas in June banquet buffet today and experience the joy of the season in a truly unforgettable setting.

7-11pm, Saturday 22 June 202455 Anzac Avenue, Koroit
Bookings essential
Cost: $125 per person

What events are on at The Convent at Koroit?

Soiree "Like Pouring Honey in Your Ears"

Recently the Convent at Koroit hosted a Soiree evening event. The Soiree included stories of the Convent and then Harp music by the extremely talented "Harpistry" group. To make the evening even more magical it was held in our very own chapel. A great evening was had by all.

Thank you to everyone involved!

If you missed out on tickets have a look at some of the other events coming up. We look forward to seeing you!

SOLD OUT - Early Mothers Day Morning or Afternoon Tea

Morning tea 10am-12pm

Afternoon tea 2-4pm

Early Mother's Day- Morning or Afternoon Tea

**SOLD OUT**

🍰 Held on Sunday, 5 May

Make your Mum feel really special even if you can’t be with her on the actual Mother’s Day this year.

Come to The Convent for morning or afternoon tea specially held for Mums on the Sunday, a week before Mother's Day! 

You will enjoy delicious sweet treats including fancy cakes, devonshire scones with cream with a range of jams and other fancy sweet things including aromatic teas, and quality coffee.

Make memories that will last a lifetime and take photos with the magnificent Convent setting in the background. 

Tour The Convent with Warrnambool Tours - Limited spaces now available during Irish Festival

Go back in time on this wonderful experience, which takes you through the history of our magnificent Convent including the gardens.

These are limited, fully guided tours of The Convent, exclusively conducted by Warrnambool Tours.
Limited dates available - contact Warrnambool Tours for details.

Specialising in Group Bookings

Local Events

  • Koroit Market Dates 2024

    Koroit Market operates on Sundays from 9am – 1pm
    Location: Village Green, North Street, Koroit

    2024 - Dates
    9-1pm Apr 14, May 12, Jun 9, Jul 14, Aug 11, Sep 8, Dec 8.

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  • The Irish Festival 2024 - A Resounding Success

    Possibly the best Irish Festival held anywhere in the world outside Ireland! Lots of fun was had by all. The Irish Ambassador burst into song and all ...
    Dates: End of April 2025
    Book accommodation early. Convent accommodation already almost booked out. 3-4 nights only please. Don't forget to book the Weds evening event that will be held in the Convent at the beginning of the festival.

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  • 3AW Radio - Grubby and Wendy talk about Koroit

    Whether you're driving in your car or tuning in from home, this program is a must!

    Be introduced to the fascinating individuals who call Koroit home and share their incredible stories. Plus, it reveals some of the hidden gems and fun places that make our town truly special. Click the link below to listen 🎙️🏘️ #KoroitWonderment #LocalRadioMagic"

    Listen Here

Local Attractions

  • Nature Walks

    Just up the road from The Convent is an enchanting natural haven - a wildlife reserve, offering numerous bush walks for you to explore and connect with the beauty of nature.

  • The Dragons Blood Tree in the Botanic Gardens

    The Convent is just steps away from the Botanic Gardens, allowing for a delightful stroll amidst ancient trees in this enchanting oasis. Don't miss the renowned Dragons Blood Tree, a National Trust of Victoria-listed gem that's an absolute must-see during your visit.

  • Tower Hill

    Within a kilometre of The Convent you'll find one of the most stunning geological wonders. The caldera - a crater from a once-fiery volcano- now graced with a breathtaking crystal lake at its heart.

    Spy the ocean in the distance.

Local Nectar of the Gods

  • Mickey Bourkes Famous Pub

    Within walking distance of The Convent you will find one of Australia's best pubs although the ambience is distinctly Irish!

    This Art Noveau traditional pub still retains original stain glass windows and features of the period.
    Peter and Janet would be delighted to welcome you.

    Mickey Bourkes Pub
  • Noodledoof

    A unique, craft brewery and distillery created by two mates, Noodles (Sam) and Doof (Alex) who wanted to make quality craft beer and spirits that are exciting, adventurous and approachable.

    Noodledoof
  • Dukes Commercial Hotel

    A pub with a friendly, down-to-earth atmosphere where you can enjoy your favourite drinks and pub food.

    Has live music - check the website for details.

    Dukes Commercial Hotel

Local Restaurants

  • Mickey Bourkes In-house Restaurant

    Discover the local favorite pub known for hearty meals and a pint of Guinness! Savor delicious, wholesome food that's a must-try for an authentic Koroit experience. And when the cold weather hits, cozy up by the roaring log fire for a truly inviting community pub atmosphere.

    Mickey Bourkes Pub
  • Izzy's Restaurant

    Izzy's Restaurant, is a popular local gem located in Koroit's main street. It boasts a relaxed modern interior, with a cosmopolitan menu featuring a range of high quality foods including vegetarian options - something for everyone. Don't forget to explore our comprehensive takeaway menu, perfect for those seeking a cozy night in - great for holiday-makers.

    Izzy's Restaurant
  • Little Thai House

    Indulge in the exotic flavours of authentic Thai cuisine at this quiet restaurant nestled in Koroit's main street. They proudly offer a menu brimming with traditional Thai dishes, thoughtfully crafted to cater to vegetarian friends as well as omnivores. Whether you prefer the cozy ambiance indoors or al fresco dining, the choice is yours.  Experience the true taste of Thailand right here in Koroit.

Shops of Interest

  • The Antique Shop

    Step into this quaint antique shop in Koroit, where a world of wonders awaits. Much like a journey back in time to Charles Dickens' Old Curiosity Shop, this deceptively large store is a treasure trove of artefacts and historical gems, each waiting for a new home. Discover your own piece of history as you explore this captivating collection.


    Opens 1-5pm Sat and Sun

  • The Post Office

    Situated on the main street, this charming bluestone building serves as the community's local post office. It stands as one of the town's cherished historical landmarks.

  • The Bookworm Gallery

    Visit this delightful bookshop, where a treasure trove of rare second-hand books awaits you at unbeatable prices.
    Be sure to check their opening hours before you go and lose yourself in a world of inspiration and discovery. You're bound to find a literary gem during your visit!
    Closed Sun-Tues
    Open Weds-Fri 10 to 3.30pm
    Sat - 10-3pm

    The Bookworm Gallery

Useful Places

  • Daly's IGA Supermarket

    Shopping in Daly's is something all visitors should do. This supermarket is like no other. Its design is exceptional and makes shopping a delight.

    Daly's IGA Koroit
  • Beany's Butchers

    Selling some of the best meat available in Australia, this family butchers will serve you with a smile.

  • Laundromat

    In the main street close to Mickey Bourkes Hotel is a self-service laundromat. Ideal for the traveller.

Accommodation or Events

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