SAT 19 Oct 2024

K rock 95.5

Each 4-hour session includes entry with first 2 hours of free tastings – wine, spirits, beer and cider, a delicious snack of your choice, live entertainment/DJs and a Plumm glass to take home.

$70 per ADULT

Early Bird Tickets $65 until sold-out.

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Event Overview



Morning session 11am-3pm
Afternoon session 4-8pm

12+ Geelong wineries

60+ Wines on pour

3 x Gin Distilleries

2 x Breweries

Delicious snacks

Live music

Plumm glass to keep

Create your own 6 or 12 wine pack – shipping available


Geelong’s Ultimate Wine Festival

Join us for the 21st annual K rock 95.5 Toast to the Coast festival, where the finest cool-climate wines from the Moorabool Valley, Surf Coast, and Bellarine Peninsula converge.

This year, we’re holding the event at Deakin Waterfront Campus in Geelong which is where it all started 21 years ago! Explore some of the best local wineries with 60+ wines on pour, along with guest distilleries, and breweries, all under one roof. Savour the flavours and discover your favourites while enjoying live music and DJs throughout the day.

Your ticket includes a 4-hour session (morning or afternoon), with the first 2 hours of complimentary tastings from top producers, a delicious snack of your choice, live entertainment, and a Plumm glass to take home. Additional tastings, and drinks by the glass or bottle will also be available for purchase on the day.

Taste your way through some seriously delicious drops and select your favourites for a personalised 6 or 12-wine pack that can be shipped to your home post-event. Wine for special events and Christmas sorted!

For wine enthusiasts, learn how Geelong has positioned itself as one of Australia’s finest winemaking regions in the Archive Academy ‘Geelong vs The Rest of the World’ masterclasses before your session.

Tickets are limited, so don’t miss out. Gather the gang and book now for a day to remember at Toast to the Coast 2024!


Event Snacks

Toast to the Coast tickets include a delicious snack* of your choice, thanks to Little Creatures.  Guests will receive a token on entry and food will be served from the Furphy Hall kitchen.  Additional food will be available for purchase.

Sliders  |  Special Wings  |  Tacos  |  Fish and Chips  |  Falafel Bowl  |  Veg Pizza  |  Meat Pizza

*Note – special dietary requirements can be requested at the event but cannot be guaranteed and will be at the discretion of the Little Creatures kitchen.

‘Geelong vs The Rest Of The World’ Masterclass


Pinot Noir Masterclass 3.30pm – 4pm

Join Graham Sutherland, Lead Educator at Archive Academy, Geelong’s leading wine education institute, and Director of Archive Wine Bar as he showcases the wine varietals Geelong is best known for alongside international examples. Graham will explain how Geelong has positioned itself as one of Australia’s finest wine-making regions and why our wines are outstanding in an international context. This fun, interactive session is capped at 14 guests, so be quick. 

$40 per ADULT

Masterclass tickets can be purchased as an add-on to your
Toast to the Coast tickets.



11am – 3pm

Lisa Hanley

With simply her voice, guitar and a stomp box Lisa plays warm room-filling covers for music loving audiences of all ages.
Lisa plays a range of music that will take you back, show you more, get your foot tapping, and of course pay the original artist a compliment for their writing and delivery.

4pm – 8pm

Steven Clark

Steven has a strong influence from Ed Sheeran he uses a loop pedal to create multi-layered tracks on the spot with other influences including Passenger, Incubus, Pete Murray, Matchbox 20, The 1975, Damien Rice, and Craig David to name a few. Playing a wide range of genres from rap, rock, reggae, pop, as well as many of the classics he is able to cater for a wide range of audiences.


11am – 3pm

Alex Helmer

4pm – 8pm

Oliver LaBonte

Keep the Party Going

Don’t want the day to end?  Here are some options for you.

Morning 11am-3pm Guests

Continue the fun after K rock 95.5 Toast to the Coast by taking a short walk down the laneway to Little Creatures Canteen, where you can enjoy a late lunch. Try delicious wood-fired pizzas, hand cut frites with aioli, tempting salads or food to share in a relaxed setting. Plan ahead and book a table to avoid disappointment.

Afternoon 4-8pm Guests

Our Official Afterparty will be held at The Geelong Hotel this year.  Enjoy 3 vibrant bars, including rooftop bar, an open kitchen and live entertainment.  A free shuttle bus to Geelong Hotel will depart from Little Creatures carpark at 8.30pm, 9.00pm and 9.30pm.  No need to book, first in line will secure the seats. 


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