Gala Day

The Geelong Hospital Annual Appeal, launched in 2008, supports the region’s health services by raising money for different areas and priorities within Barwon Health. 


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  • Gala Day 2013: A Sunny Success

    Gala Day 2013: A Sunny Success


    The 97th Gala Day Parade brought fun and light to Geelong on what was forecast to be a dreary day, with over 12,000 people lining the streets to view the Morris Finance Gala Day Parade. A giant Dr Bear balloon was guided through Malop Street along with volunteers selling iconic Gala Day pinwheels. “The float entrants this year were of the h...

  • Vendor Applications Now Open

    Vendor Applications Now Open


    This year's Gala Day is set to once again be a  major calendar event for families in Geelong on Saturday 15 November. If you are interested in applying to be one of the many attractions, rides, market stall ro food stall vendors click here for a Vendor Expression of interest form....

  • Parade applications now open - Be Part of History in the Gala Day Parade

    Parade applications now open - Be Part of History in the Gala Day Parade


    Get a group together and enter the 98th Gala Day Parade on Saturday 15 November 11am; it's a great way to support the Geelong Hospital Appeal and the community. The parade is focused on costume, colour, theatre, entertainment and fun. It's a wonderful feeling to be a part of something that brings happiness to so many families. Best of all it is...