Whitehorse Spring Festival: Whitehorse Civic Centre, 399 Whitehorse Rd, Nunawading. Sunday 21 October 10am-4pm. Great family day out...
Whitehorse Spring Festival
Whitehorse Civic Centre, 399 Whitehorse Rd, Nunawading. Sunday 21 October 10am-4pm. Great family day out. Box Hill Floral Art Exhibition, Chainsaw carving, performances from ukulele, Korean drums, highland dancing, belly dancing and more. For more information, go to www.whitehorse.vic.gov.au.
Mt Waverley Men's Probus Club
1st Floor, Masonic Hall, 322 Stephenson's Road, Mount Waverley, Thursday 17 October 10am to 12pm. Come and meet with our members to see our club in action. Our guest speakers cover a very wide ranging selection of topics, catering for the interests of all our members. The meeting is followed by a luncheon at a nearby, reasonably priced, restaurant.Contact Geoff Smith 9807 4098, or email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will arrange your visit.
Mt Waverley Combined Probus Club
Mount Waverley Community Centre, 47Miller Cres, Mount Waverley. Friday 2 November 10am-12pm. The Club has 160 members, actively engaged in over 20 different activities each month. Come and meet with our members to see our club in action. Contact Sue on 98846749, email email@example.com, or visit probussouthpacific.org/microsites/mountwaverleycombined.
Underground Fashion Runway
Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Rd, Chadstone. Thurs 18 October 6.30pm. Presented by Holmesglen's talented fashion students, a special opportunity to see their stunning collections of cutting-edge designs. FREE event. Register to attend at holmesglen.edu.au/Students/Student-Showcase/Chadstone/Fashion-Runway
Springvale Rotary Sunday Market
Springvale Railway Station, Springvale Road, Springvale. Sun 14 Oct 8am-2pm. Entry by gold coin donation. Trash & treasure, plants, clothes, tools and lots more. For more information contact the Rotary Club of Springvale, Loc Lam on 0425 806 006 or Bob Graham on 0438 303 939.
Maroondah Handicrafts Makers Market
Ringwood East Seniors, Laurence Grove, Ringwood East. Sun 14 Oct 10am-3pm. Indoor craft market selling locally handcrafted items, including homewares, gifts, cards, jewellery and much more. Phone 9870 4722.
Bollygum Community Market
Bollygum Park, 40 Whittlesea-Kinglake Road, Kinglake, Sun 14 Oct 10am to 2pm. Jewellery, handmade carry bags, baby and children's wares, home décor, candles and soaps, and unique gift ideas. Food stalls and adventure playground. See www.facebook.com/Bollygum-Community-Market-565568340147314.
Fitzroy Primary School, 319 George Street, Fitzroy. Sat 20 Oct 10am-3pm. Craft, art, jewellery, books, CD's, records and household items, plants and seedlings and much more. Entry by gold coin donation. Website link www.fitzroymarket.com
Treasures and Tastes Market at Trinity
Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Cnr Union Road & Montrose Street, Surrey Hills. Sat 20 Oct 9am-1pm. Over 40 stalls, all indoors, free entry. Arts and crafts, food and produce, much more.
Wheelers Hill Farmers and Gift Market
Jells Park South, Ferntree Gully Road, Wheelers Hill, Sat 20 Oct 8am-1pm. Over 30 stalls of gifts, homeware, and fresh produce, with children's rides. Contact 5664 0096.
Cheeky Monkey Market
Two markets! CS Square Caroline Springs, Sat 20 Oct & Craigieburn Central, Sat 3 Nov, 9am-5pm. Indoor Family Market, bargain priced new items, pre-loved and handmade. Kids' activities. Interested stall holders please visit www.melbournecheekymonkeymarket.com. Phone 0400 081 483 or visit Facebook for details.
Brimbank Community Market
614 Ballarat Road, Ardeer. Sat & Sun from 8.30am to 4pm. Many stall holders with a large variety of items. Hot foods and refreshments, entertainments, kids' activities. Phone 0411 757 335 or 0421 675 150
Cheltenham Trash & Treasure, Craft & Car Boot Sale
Cheltenham Shopping Centre car park, cnr Charman & Station Roads, Cheltenham. Every Sunday 8am-1pm. Household items, plants, toys, tools and books. Food available and fully sheltered. See www.cheltenhamrotary.org.au/market/ for more information.
Dandenong Trash & Treasure Market
Cnr Sth Gippsland Hwy & Hallam Valley Rd, Dandenong South. Every Sunday 8am-4pm. Entry $1, children under 15 free. Phone 9791 2992
Thomastown Trash and Treasure
Cnr Wood Street & Settlement Road, Thomastown. Each Sunday 8am-4pm. Small entry fee.
Sunshine Street Market, Hampshire Road, Sunshine. Every Friday 9am-2pm. Street market with homewares, arts and crafts and more. May be cancelled in bad weather. Stall holders please contact Bob Mitchell 0400 560 620.
Computer & IT Market
Caribbean Park, Cnr Ferntree Gully Rd & Stud Rd. Every Sunday 8.30am-4.30pm. PC's laptops, mobiles devices, software, hardware, accessories, repairs and more.
Tai Chi in Monash
Central Reserve, Glen Waverley. Every Wednesday 10am-11am. Free of charge. No need to book, just turn up. If there is wet weather, please check if the activity is going ahead by calling 9518 3527 or visit Twitter account @monashcouncil.
Morning Tai Chi
Springvale Neighbourhood House, 46-50 Queens Avenue, Springvale. Every Thursday 8.30am-9am. Free activity, no bookings required. Open to all fitness, no special equipment. Meet in the court yard just outside the Neighbourhood House. For more information phone 9548 3972.
Realm, Level 2, 179 Maroondah Highway, Ringwood. Friday 12 Oct 10.30am-12pm. All welcome.
Meet our friendly group and improve your English skills over a cuppa!
Dandenong Library, 225 Lonsdale Street, Dandenong. Practising English in a friendly, relaxed and safe environment and make new friends. Beginner to Intermediate every Thursday, 6pm-7.30pm. Advanced levels every Tuesday, 6pm-7.30pm. Free. Only during School terms. For bookings and more information phone 1300 630 920 or see library staff.
English for Migrants - Spoken and Written
Waverley Community Learning Centre, 5 Fleet St, Mount Waverley. Every Friday 9.30am to 12 noon. Info from 9807 6011 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Migrant English Group
Heathmont Uniting Church, 89 Canterbury Road, Heathmont. Every Monday 7.30pm-8.30pm and Thursday 11am-12 noon. Suitable for migrants and refugees. This is a chance to improve your spoken and written English. Contact John Rolfe, 0437 758 281, or email email@example.com.
125A Warrandyte Rd, Ringwood North, Tues 23 October 2-4pm. No cost. For information please call Barbara Tibb 9876 6181.
Altona Miniature Railway
1 Blenheim Road, Altona North, Sun 21 Oct 11am-4pm. Cost: $3 a ride. Facilities include picnic tables under cover and shade, toilets, BBQ. Coffee van on run days serving coffee, cold drinks and snacks. Birthdays and private events welcomed. BYO food. Visit altonaminiaturerailway.com.au
Box Hill Miniature Railway
649 Elgar Rd, Mont Albert North. Sun 21 Oct 11am-4pm. Delightful little 1.25km railway track. Rides $3 per person, or $50 for 20 ride pass. Phone 9898 2671 or visit www.bhmsrs.org.au
Bulla Hill Railway
15 Green Street, Bulla, Sun 21 Oct 12 noon to 4pm. Miniature train rides on 7 ¼” gauge steam or diesel locomotives. Rides cost $3.00, entry to park free. More info: www.bullahillrailway.org.au.