We warmly welcome you and your family to the Air League Doncaster Squadron Open Night. New Cadet places are now open for girls and boys aged 8 to 18. Come and discover the amazing experiences and opportunities the Air League offers your child, as you see the Cadets in Drill and hear about the Australian Air League. We train Monday evenings in Doncaster and have monthly weekend events.
Wonga's Artist Celebration (WAC) is fun evening out for the whole family.
The Wonga Park Community Cottage will open its doors to our youth community to host a special evening showcasing local artistic talent, including music performances, art exhibitions, stand-up comedy and more.
There will also be a selection of food trucks providing an assortment of tasty snacks and dinner options.
We invite all youth aged between 13 and 24 and their families to join in the fun.
This is a drug and alcohol-free event.
Roll up! Roll up! Roll up!
Would you like to run away and join the circus?
Your journey starts right here with the Balls Up - Circus workshop.
This event is part of Manningham Placemaking Activations
Montgomery Reserve has had a facelift.
To celebrate the completion of Montgomery Reserve's upgrade, we're having a neighbourhood party in the park.
Please join us and your neighbours for a free coffee and cake in the new plaza.
Registrations are essential.
Come and join us for a day of exploration at Gateway Lighthouse Church's Open Day!
Step into a world of wellness, community, and healthy lifestyle as we open our doors to welcome all with family activities and free health checks.
Enjoy delicious vegetarian food stalls, a fun photo booth, and car wash for a cause. All profits raised will go to Indonesian Advent Care Foundation supporting an orphanage in Monado, Indonesia.
Victoria Street Playground in Ruffey Lake Park is being refreshed!
Guided by the Ruffey Lake Park Landscape Masterplan and the playspace community reference group, we’ve developed a preliminary concept design and would like your thoughts.
Join us at the playground for a conversation with the designers while your kids build their big ideas for the playground at our Lego table.
For more information about the project, go to Victoria Street Playspace Upgrade.
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This event is proudly supported by Manningham Councils Community Grants Program.
Wondering what to do in the school holidays? Fed up playing the same old thing?
Come along to Bulleen Library and swap your pre-loved games. We will also have some simple traditional games for you to stop and try.
Get into the Christmas spirit with a community Carols featuring young talent from the local primary schools, kindergarten and more.
BBQ, soft drinks and glow novelties will be available for purchase.
Supported by Manningham Council and produced by the Lions Club of Park Orchards.
Come and join in the Reptile Encounters fun at Bulleen Plaza these school holidays!
Featuring "Feather, fur and scales", there will be two shows a day at the following times:
- 11.00am - 12.00pm
- 12.30pm - 1.30pm
No bookings required.
Wear a shade of green and Walk 4 Youth Mental Health.
This is a free, inclusive event open to all, including pets.
A free t-shirt will be given to the first 100 people to register. Plus, there will be Lucky Lap prizes awarded on the day.
Free parking is available on-site.
GO Soccer Mums is an introductory football program designed specifically for women, where participants can have fun, meet new people, and learn basic football skills in a social, judgement-free environment!
This summer break we are offering a free multi-week program for you to try the program for the first time or return to keep up your skills and maintain your psychical activity level in the off season.
Many participants may be busy with children on school holidays so we are also offering a free football clinic for kids!
This will run parallel to or GO Soccer Mums session for boys and girls aged five years to 12 years old.
Wurundjeri Woi-wurrong elders, in collaboration with Manningham Council, are hosting a meaningful, reflective, and respectful event in a demonstration of togetherness on 26 January.
Hosted at MC Square, this event will be free and feature story-telling, music and art. It is open to everyone who would like to attend.
Get out your favorite outfit and enjoy a great meal and entertainment on us.
Interactions with strangers makes a big positive difference to our well-being, so come out this winter and warm your hearts.
All faiths, abilities and cultures welcome.
Donations are accepted if you are wanting to contribute to your meal.
The Kevin Heinze Grow Spring Fair is back!
Come along for a huge variety of heirloom tomato seedlings, vegetable seedlings, plants, cake stall, coffee, light snacks, live music, arts and crafts and much more!
Join us in supporting a local charity and disability service and celebrate spring gardening.
Visit The Pines on Lunar New Year's Day and enjoy traditional in-centre performances, including roving Lion Dancing and Chinese Dancing.
Performers will be roving, near Ferguson Plarre.
Other activities will be taking place from 29 January until 10 February, including giveaways and a pop-up Cherry Blossom Garden.
Park Orchards Primary School, corner Bowmore Avenue and Park Road, Park Orchards.
Pick up fresh produce direct from the Yarra Valley, exquisite crafts and quality urban wares.
Third Saturday of the month, 10.00am to 2.00pm (except January).
For more information, visit Park Orchards Market.
The Kevin Heinze Grow 2023 Autumn Fair will feature a massive plant sale in our Wetherby Rd, Doncaster nursery.
A huge range of beautiful perennials, annuals, grasses, herbs, vegetables and trees will be available for sale to the general public at great value prices.
Entry by gold coin donation. Come along and support a local charity!
Learn how to make seed bombs for your home or community garden.
In this hands-on workshop, you’ll discover how to make seed bombs using native flower seeds and all the nutrients and protection the seeds need to get a great start on life.
Suitable for children aged 5 to 12 years.
Join us at the Wonga Park Community Cottage for our upcoming Makers Market.
Start your Mother's Day shopping and discover local small businesses and their handcrafted wares. Connect with local makers and creatives and like-minded community members.
Enjoy a coffee and live music while you browse our range of local stallholders.