Thursday, 28 January 2016

Twlight at Caribbean (Feb 6, 13, 20, 27 & Mar 5 2016)

Caribbean Lake will come alive with an epic holographic water display together with Popular Food Trucks, Car Show, Twilight Market, Street Performers, Rides – Chairlift, Train and Children’s Entertainment, Ski Show and more!!!

This is the first time Caribbean Gardens will be open for a twilight market and activities. Bring the whole family and enjoy a spectacular evening by the lake. This event is not to be missed!

Tickets can be purchased online here:  Online Tickets

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

Australia Day Concert and Fireworks (26 Jan 2016)

Whitehorse Civic Centre, Nunawading

Amazing tribute show The Killer Queen Experience will be headlining this year’s Australia Day concert with support from Aussie classic fuelled quartet ‘Australian Made’, the energetic ‘Like This!’, and lovable MC Wendy Stapleton.

This stunning night of entertainment will go out with a bang with a stunning 10-minute fireworks finale.

The free twilight concert will be held on Tuesday 26 January 2016 from 6pm to 10pm at the Whitehorse Civic Centre lawns (Soundshell Stage), 379-397 Whitehorse Road, Nunawading.

The Whitehorse Australia Day Awards will be presented earlier in the evening, along with a special citizenship ceremony to be held in the Whitehorse Centre theatre prior to the concert.  

Free rides and amusements will be available from 5.00pm to 9.00pm. Food stalls will operate from 5.00pm onwards. ATM facilities will be available for this event.

Getting there and getting home:

Monday, 25 January 2016

Australia Day Pop Up Farmyard at Plaza Park (26 Jan 2016)

26 January 2016, 2.00 pm to 6.00 pm
Manningham celebrates all things Australian at our special Pop Up Farmyard featuring:
  • Backyard family games space
  • Outback cubby play space
  • Jumping Castle & Farm Animals
  • Free community BBQ
  • Arts play & face painting
  • Local Aussie music & entertainment
Free event, no bookings required.

Manningham City Square Civic Plaza
687 Doncaster Road
Doncaster VIC 3108

Australia Day at Docklands (26 Jan 2016)


Date(s) - 26/01/2016
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Australia Day Victoria is bringing Docklands out of its shell on 26 January with an event that is perfect for a balmy summer afternoon. Come and relax with us – enjoy some great food and drink, great atmosphere and excellent tunes as we await the spectacular fireworks finale to this Australia Day
Australia Day Main Stage, NewQuay Piazza, 4.00 pm – 11.00 pm
The Australia Day at Docklands main stage will boast a stellar line up of great local talent this Australia Day. We are again very excited to have NOVA’s DJ Nath back for the third year in a row as the resident DJ to kick off the afternoon’s entertainment, joined by Deano to keep the crowds dancing late into the evening.
Download the Australia Day at Docklands Stage Program here
In 2016 there will be live performances from Tim Rogers and The Bamboos, The Getaway Plan, Passerine as well as The Voice Australia’s Scott Newnham  – not to mention our b-boys, beat boxers and urban dance crews on stage from 6.00 pm.
The fun doesn’t stop with the fireworks at 9.45 pm – night owls are invited to stick around for the Nova Dance Party from 10.00 pm.
Food Truck Festival, Upper Piazza, 4.00 pm – 11.00 pm

Sunday, 17 January 2016

Summer Craft - Forest Hill Chase (18-22 Jan 2016)

Monday 18th - Design a Cap

Tuesday 19th - Drink Bottle Decoration

Wednesday 20th - Sand Bottle Art

Thursday 21st - Adventure Back Packs

Friday 22nd - Aussie Flag Making

FREE Cookie Workshop at Muffin Break at Forest Hill Chase (19-Jan-2016)

Mums take note; Muffin Break has school holiday fun covered this summerTuesday 19th January 2016 from 10am – 12pm will see a kids’ cookie takeover at stores nationwide and you’re all invited!
Children will receive a cookie baked fresh in store to decorate or a ball of cookie dough to roll out and decorate before being baked by the expert bakers at Muffin Break.

Visit in-store today to register as spaces are limited!

Friday, 8 January 2016

Yogabugs - FREE yoga inspired activity at Forest Hill Chase (Jan 11-15, 2016)

Yogabugs is a FREE yoga inspired activity that introduces children to the benefits of traditional yoga in a fun, interactive and imaginative way! The program is fully inclusive of children ages 2 and up, regardless of gender, shape, physical or cognitive ability. YogaBugs provides the perfect balance for children to stay healthy, gain confidence, use their magical powers of imagination whilst improving their concentration and learning to relax.

Happening on Level 3 everyday from 11am - 2pm from the 11th - 15th January. There will be four 30 minute sessions a day at 11am, 11:45am, 12:30pm and 1:15pm.

No bookings required.

Forest Hill Chase Shopping Centre
270 Canterbury Road, Forest Hill
Victoria, 3131

Wednesday, 6 January 2016

The Essential Baby & Toddler Show (1-3 April, 2016)

With hundreds of local and international brands, advice from the experts and fantastic entertainment in a stylish, boutique setting, the Essential Baby & Toddler Show is the essential event for your pregnancy, baby and toddler.

New and expectant parents can enjoy a fantastic shopping experience, receive personalised consultations with a range of experts in our Advice Hub, as well as attend seminars on a variety of parenting topics including feeding, sleeping, settling and more.

Little ones can look forward to live entertainment and meet & greets with some of their favourite characters, get their faces painted or immerse themselves in various hands-on activities.

Anyway, you can get free ticket at the moment; book it now!