Portarlington Beach Motel – Charter bus coach service 11 / 24 seater. Also self drive 12 seater (standard license) and 25 seater (light rigid or above).

Abda Bus services and hire. – Charter bus coach service, 12, 24, 53 and 57 seater. Also self drive 12 seater (standard license) and 25 seater (light rigid or above). An example of prices: 20 people for 7 hours $580 so $29pp. 20 people for 4 hours $480 so $24pp.


Baked By Us – cupcakes for your next party or event. A truly inspiring company combining baking and supporting young people who have a disability.

JR’s Coffee Lounge – located nearby and can deliver, offering lots of options for your event. Text Mary to order and for more info 0409332002.

Steam Packet Foods – Amazing food packages, can also be delivered for $15 to Drysdale or pick up (please note there is also one called ‘Steam Pocket’ in Geelong so don’t pick up from the wrong location!)

Sorrento Catering – a bespoke catering company offering the finest corporate and event catering services.

Sugar Springs – Personalised Sugar Cookies – Order via Instagram page: SugarSprings_ or Facebook page.


Balloons /facepainting: Ali from Bellarine Party Shop can create them and deliver to the studio.

Geelong Party Supplies – Party Supplies, Catering Supplies, Costumes & Balloons

Bell Tent Massage – book a bell tent to be at your next event offering massages to your guests.

Wineries, breweries, distilleries within a 10 minute drive, great to visit after one of the social ceramics classes:

Brewicolo – craft brewery in Ocean Grove.

Merne at Lighthouse – a unique shared dining experience, there is also accomodation at this venue, four bedrooms sleeps 9 people.

Jack Rabbit vineyard – with sweeping views of the bay offering House of Jack rabbit cafe and Jack Rabbit Restaurant fine dine. Set menus also available.

The Whiskery – the cellar door for the Bellarine Distillery, a rustic and inviting space to have a gin tasting or cocktail along with pizzas and cheese platters.

Bennetts on Bellarine – a rustic and relaxed vibe great for groups serving pizzas and cheese platters and degustation tasting boards.

The Bungalow Restaurant – a cafe situated in Drysdale

Lethbridge on the Bellarine – produce natural, savory wines that focus on balance and texture.

Terindah Estate – with vistas across the bay offering ‘the shed’ with floor to ceiling glass walls and ‘the deck’ to have a wine and share a French inspired plate. Also offering glamping with 15 luxury bell tents.

Bellarine Estate – with Texas BBQ. And platters available in the cellar door and alfresco area.

For Hen parties / Brides:

Wedding Venues:

Harvester Moon – Stunning views, an enchanting garden and inviting farmhouse.

Tuckerberry Hill Berry Farm – Tuckerberry Hill offers a blank rustic canvas for the creative wedding planner. Also spray free pick your own blueberries and strawberries, cafe and provedore and produce market and barn.

Rusty Gate Weddings – Set on an olive grove with amazing vistas across the bay.

Merne at Lighthouse – a unique shared dining experience, there is also accomodation at this venue, four bedrooms sleeps 9 people.

Baie Wines – A waterfront view of the bay for ceremonies and receptions. Receptions can be held in the winery shed or a marquee.

360Q in Queenscliff – Stunning views across the Queenscliff harbour with an observation tower and tailored menu.

Wedding dress Boutique – Embrace Bridal Boutique

LOCAL PRODUCERS – the Bellarine Peninsula is the fastest growing produce region in Victoria

Bellarine Smokehouse – boutique award winning smoked fish and pate.

Little Wings Bakery – in Drysdale family run making the highest quality sourdough bread and pastries.

Becks Honey – Drysdale, produce local honey from the Bellarine and source popular high quality honeys from beekeepers around Victoria and Tasmania.

Lard Ass Butter – handcrafted cultured butter.

Manzanillo Grove – Local produced olive oil and accomodation.

Little Mussel Cafe – fresh seafood from the cafe or shop

Accomodation on the Bellarine

Big 4 Queenscliff – Perfectly positioned across the road from the beach, at the entrance to the twin towns of Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale on the Bellarine Peninsula

Big 4 Bellarine – close to Drysdale and Ocean Grove

Suma Park – great value accomodation for large groups wanting their own space with a beautiful outlook.

323 on Jetty – motel with access to an outside fire, swimming pool and spa with friendly hosts.

Oakdene Vineyards – 1920’s farmhouse B&B next to Mr Grubbs restaurant and new wine bar. Also produce and selling lighthouse olive oil.

Basic accomodation for up to 30 people – Bellarine Lodge

Drysdale House bed & breakfast – a historic house perfectly set up for guests with the original house providing accommodation for guests enabling them their own entrance and space.

McGlashan’s Winery – luxury Eco Villas, that are spacious, light filled and overlooking the vines near to their cellar door.

The Oxley Estate Portarlington – friendly, stylish, seasonal outdoor swimming pool and the opportunity to get up close and feed some of the livestock on the property.

Manzanillo Grove – Local produced olive oil and accomodation.

Big 4 Queenscliff Beacon – villas, cabins, beach house, and apartments.

Accomodation in Geelong

R Hotel Geelong – R Hotel, hotel and serviced apartments, an easy walk to Eastern Beach, Westfield Shopping Centre, Royal Geelong Yacht Club, Geelong’s waterfront restaurants.

We’ve been mentioned by Vogue BallroomVines of the Yarra Valley & Brighton Savoy as one of Melbourne’s best Hens party ideas.

This is the current events calendar of all upcoming events at Hazy Tales. You can also book in a private event for a minimum of 6 people on any day and time available. Or if you only have 4 I can create a date and list it for others to book as well.

As mentioned above you can book your private class for a minimum of 6; why not make it a combination of adults and kids. We also hold kids classes every school holidays that parents can also book a spot on. For upcoming ones for the next holidays please visit the events page here.

We offer Clay and Cocktails by candlelight, this is a fun and fabulous mixture of creativity, socialising and laughs. We also offer intimate masterclass events connecting gin, whisky, craft, beer and wine lovers to the makers behind your favourite produce.