Celebrity Appearances

Dr. Katrina Warren
Passionate about helping people enhance the special bond that is shared with pets, much-loved celebrity vet and pet travel expert, Dr. Katrina Warren will speak on travelling with pets, the benefits to both family and dog and her top tips and tricks for hitting the road with your four-legged companion in tow.

Merv Hughes
One of Australia’s most recognised cricket identities turned fishing fanatic, Merv Hughes loves to go on fishing and caravanning adventures across the country. The Aussie sporting legend will speak on all things angling, trawling and casting, as well as sharing his best catches from his national fishing show, Merv Hughes Fishing.

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These celebs will be appearing on the Main Stage located near the Show Office
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Free Childrens Rides All Weekend

Why not make your visit to the 2017 Melbourne Leisurefest a family event?
FREE rides for children will be available on all days of the show from 9:30am - 5:00pm (4:00pm Sunday). There's something here for the whole family, which will keep the kids entertained with hours of fun!
Located opposite site 182C, near the Show Office (click for map)

Kids can also join the Caravanning Explorers' Club and pick up a free colouring in showbag at the gate!

Main Stage

Our stage will feature celebrity appearances, live music, seminars and live podcasts! Whether you're a seasoned veteran or new to the outdoors lifestyle, there will be a range of educational sessions and demonstrations to help you get the most out of your holidays!

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Main Stage located near the Show Office

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Towing Demonstrations

AL-KO will be giving attendees the opportunity to experience a real AL-KO ESC activation as a caravan is towed through a swerve & recovery test on the main straight of Sandown Raceway.
Located on site 213B and on the Racetrack.

Driver Dynamics bring you the 'Trailer Towing and Hitching Demonstrations', which will teach you all the basic tips and tricks there are to know! These practical demonstrations will be running every hour near site 193.
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4X4 Track

The 4x4 track will be in full swing this year lead by the team at Driver Dynamics, offering thrill seeking visitors an experience to remember! Free supervised demos are on every day throughout the show. If you want a piece of the action, head to the bus stop outside Gate 2 to catch a ride to the track! (click for map)


Major Attractions

Be sure not to miss the fun! The Australian travelling fish show, Supertank, gives you a 'fish eye view' without the inconvenience of getting wet all over. This spectacular 15 metre long, 3 metre high Berkley Supertank is a must for fishermen. Experts will demonstrate the different types of lures and how fish respond to them just like they would out on the water. 
The Berkley Supertank is located near the Show Office (click for map)