The regional Circuit Court calendar lists all Court of Appeal , Civil and Criminal Division sittings dates scheduled for 2019. Please note, dates listed are subject to change. The Circuit Court sits in 12 regional districts of Victoria:

  • Ballarat
  • Bendigo
  • Geelong
  • Hamilton
  • Horsham
  • Latrobe Valley (Morwell)
  • Mildura
  • Sale
  • Shepparton
  • Wangaratta
  • Warrnambool
  • Wodonga

Circuit sittings calendar - 2019

Below is a list of the Court of Appeal, civil and criminal Trial Division circuits for 2019. These dates are subject to change.

Court of Appeal

 2019

Circuit Sittings begin Sittings end
Warrnambool 16 May 17 May
Mildura 28 August 30 August

Common Law Division civil circuit

2019 

Circuit Sittings begin Sittings end
Shepparton 28 January 22 February
Latrobe Valley 18 February 15 March
Bendigo 18 March 12 April
Geelong 18 March 12 April
Warrnambool 29 April 24 May
Sale 6 May 24 May
Wangaratta 27 May 21 June
Mildura 3 June 28 June
Ballarat 29 July 23 August
Horsham 29 July 16 August
Latrobe Valley (Morwell) 12 August 6 September
Geelong 26 August 20 September
Shepparton 26 August 20 September
Hamilton 2 September 20 September
Bendigo 7 October 1 November
Warrnambool 21 October 15 November
Wodonga 18 November 13 December

Criminal Division circuit

Circuit Sittings begin Sittings end
Bendigo 18 February 15 March
Geelong 4 March 29 March
Latrobe Valley (Morwell) 12 March 12 April
Mildura 18 March 12 April
Shepparton 24 April 24 May
Horsham 29 April 24 May
Ballarat 27 May 28 June
Warrnambool 1 July 26 July
Hamilton
Note: nominal only, as the court does not have suitable custody facilities
29 July 23 August
Wodonga 26 August 20 September
Geelong 26 August 20 September
Ballarat 23 September 18 October
Sale 21 October 22 November
Bendigo 28 October 22 November
Wangaratta 25 November 20 December

Contact details

Practitioners are encouraged to contact the Court with any questions in relation to circuit sittings. 

Court of Appeal circuits

For enquiries relating to Court of Appeal matters email: pbnertvfgel@fhcpbheg.ivp.tbi.nhua.vog.civ.truocpus@yrtsigeraoc  

Common Law Division civil circuits

For enquiries relating to Common Law Division civil circuit matters email: pvivy.pvephvgf@fhcpbheg.ivp.tbi.nhua.vog.civ.truocpus@stiucric.livic .

Criminal Division circuits

For enquiries relating to criminal listed matters email: pevzvanyqvivfvba@fhcerzrpbheg.ivp.tbi.nhua.vog.civ.truocemerpus@noisividlanimirccriminaldivision@supcourt.vic.gov.au