Kite enthusiasts from far and wide are ascending on Rosebud for the 16th annual Kite Festival.
The Rosebud Kite Festival is the highlight of the year for many Mornington Peninsula locals and tourists alike.
With many professional kite flyers scheduled to attend including World Champion Jo Baker, this is your opportunity to gaze up in wonderment at the masses of beautiful kites weaving through the Mornington Peninsula skies.
From soaring of whales, penguins, crabs and flying dragons there’s fun to be had identifying each of the Maxi kites. And the Australian-themed delta kites and animated designer kites wow the crowds as well.
As well as kites to see, the free Festival features kite making workshops as well as stalls to purchase your own kites.
There's also food trucks, live music, roving entertainment, carnival rides and interactive SES and CFA displays to add to the fun of the day.
Enjoy shows and circus acts in The Yellow Circus tent, Tubby the animatronic robot and stilt walkers, unicyclists and jugglers, farmyard petting area and carnival ride. Talented local bands and musicians The Music Industry, The Stokers, Suga Tree, Heidi Luckhurst and Andy Phillips & Cadillac Walk will share their tunes from the stage.
Don't forget to bring your own kite and get some hints and tips from the professionals on how to fly through the air.
So come on.. Let's go fly a kite, up to the highest height 🎶