Esso Community Festival returns to Desailly Street to welcome the festive season

MELBOURNE, Australia – Saturday December 10 will see Sale’s Desailly Street filled with live music, mouth-watering bites and children’s entertainment for the Esso Community Festival.

  • On Saturday December 10, Gippsland Music & Sound, supported by Esso Australia Pty Ltd, will fill Desailly Street carpark with home-grown musical talent, food and children’s entertainment for the Esso Community Festival.
  • The event will begin at 9:00am to 3:00pm and headline The Voice 2021 finalist Mick Harrington, as well as Harry Hookey and Josh Cashman.

Organised by Gippsland Music & Sound in partnership with Esso, the family-friendly event will run from 9:00am to 3:00pm at the Desailly Street carpark in Sale’s CBD.

The deck at Gippsland Music & Sound will be the stage for an array of home-grown talent, including The Voice 2021 finalist Mick Harrington, Harry Hookey and Josh Cashman, amongst others. There will be a number of local food, beverage and business vendors onsite to purchase from and support.

Children will be entertained throughout the day with a range of free activities including a disco party, jumping castle, bubble station and train rides.

“The Sale community is excited to welcome the Esso Community Festival to the Desailly Street carpark once again, to celebrate our local talent and local businesses,” said Sale Business and Tourism Association President Julian McIvor.

Clinton Gentle, Esso’s Longford Plants Manager, was excited to kick-off the festive season with the family-friendly event. 

“As a longstanding member of the Gippsland community, we’re thankful for the opportunity to support the local businesses that operate within the town.

“The Esso Community Festival helps to spotlight the home-grown talent of this amazing community as we head into the holiday season. Fun and excitement is sure to be had by the entire family, as the day will be filled with attractions for all to enjoy,” Clinton concluded.


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