Showing posts with label Festival. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Festival. Show all posts
Whats On Melbourne and the West: 3-5 February 2023

What's on in Melbourne and the West this weekend 3-5 February? Year of the Rabbit and Lunar New Year Celebrations in St Albans and Point Cook, Speed boat racing competition in Melton, Outdoor movie night in Tarneit, live music at Point Cook Pop-Up Park, sculpture exhibition at Hanging Rock Winery and lots more. As usual there are plenty of markets on.



What's on Melbourne and the West

Year of the Rabbit celebration (St Albans)

Year of the Rabbit celebration (St Albans, Alfrieda Street Civic Plaza) Sat 4 Feb 1pm - 4pm. Lion Dancing, a Giant Puppet Show, Vietnamese Children's activities and more. Bring in the New Year!!! #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.brimbank.vic.gov.au/events/tet-brimbank

Year of the Rabbit celebration (St Albans)

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Family Games Night (Tarneit)

Family Games Night in #Tarneit, Dianella Community Centre, 6 Congo Drive, Tarneit West. Fri 3 Feb 5:30-7:30. Please RSVP. A great way to socialize and get to meet new friends. Play traditional board games with family and friends. This is a family community event. Everyone is welcome. There is no cost to attend, please RSVP to ensure sufficient space and games for everyone. Also you are welcome to bring a plate of refreshment to share. #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/whats-on/family-games-night

Family Games Night (Tarneit)

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Outdoor Movie Night (Tarneit)

Outdoor Movie Night in #tarneit (Baden Powell Reserve, Tarneit). Lego Movie 2. Sat, 4 Feb 5pm - 8pm. FREE!!! Pre movie entertainment will include Nintendo on the big screen and roving performers. There will be food trucks onsite. #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/whats-on/meet-me-tarneit-outdoor-movie-night-lego-movie-2

Outdoor Movie Night (Tarneit)


Multicultural and Lunar Festival (Point Cook)

Multicultural and Lunar Festival (Point Cook), Sat, 4 Feb, 11am - 8pm, Point Cook Town Centre. Family fun event will showcasing Chinese, Indian, Indonesian, African and Polynesian cultural performances, market stalls, food trucks, amusement rides, hand ball demonstrations and more.

More info: https://www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/whats-on/multicultural-and-lunar-festival

Multicultural and Lunar Festival (Point Cook)


Live Music - Alex Langton (Point Cook Pop-up Park)

Alex Langton plays at the Pop-Up Park. Enjoy a variety of musical genres (Indie artist singer songwriter, acoustic guitars, folk vibes, originals and covers). Fri 27 Jan. 6pm-9pm.

More info: https://www.stockland.com.au/shopping-centres/centres/stockland-point-cook/offers-and-events/events/pop-up-park/live-music

Live Music - Alex Langton (Point Cook Pop-up Park)


Live Music - Jessica Page (Point Cook Pop-up Park)

Guitar and vocals from Jessica Page Sunday 5 February 12pm-3pm at the Point Cook Pop-Up Park. Enjoy some live music this Sunday afternoon.

More info: https://www.stockland.com.au/shopping-centres/centres/stockland-point-cook/offers-and-events/events/pop-up-park/live-music

Live Music - Jessica Page (Point Cook Pop-up Park)

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Grazeland (Spotswood)

Heaps and heaps of food stalls and live musical entertainment. Located at 20 Booker Street, Spotswood (next to Scienceworks). Friday - 5pm to 10pm, Saturday - 12 noon to 10pm, Sunday - 12 noon to 9pm.

More info: https://www.grazeland.melbourne/

Grazeland (Spotswood)


Victorian Farmers' Markets Association accredited farmers’ markets

Enjoy farmers' markets? The #Victorian Farmers' Markets Association accredited farmers’ markets on this weekend

More info: vfma.org.au

Victorian Farmers' Markets Association accredited farmers’ markets

Image: vfma.org.au


Art in the Vines at Hanging Rock Winery

Art in the Vines at Hanging Rock Winery exhibition of #sculpture amongst the vines. 3, 4, 5 Feb 10am-5pm. 88 Jim Rd, Newham VIC. Working with over 26 local and national artists to thrill, mesmerise, excite and intrigue.

More info: https://www.visitmacedonranges.com/events/art-in-the-vines-at-hanging-rock-winery-2/

Art in the Vines at Hanging Rock Winery

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Melton Gold Cup (Speed boat racing competition)

Melton Gold Cup (Speed boat racing) at Melbourne Runabout and Speedboat Club is some of fastest circuit boat racing in Australia. Feb 3, 4 and 5, Melton Reservoir (Melton Weir), 1219 Exford Road, Exford. Fees apply. Book ahead. Food trucks, club restaurant, enjoy an exciting afternoon of #speedboat racing.

https://www.melton.vic.gov.au/Out-n-About/Events-Activities/Melton-Gold-Cup
Melton Gold Cup (Speed boat racing competition)


Car Torque (Altona)

If you love classic cars and a local community feel then this monthly event might be right for you.


CAR TORQUE is a regular get together on the FIRST SUNDAY of every Month at the Hobsons Bay Men's Shed, 280 Queen St Altona, gates open 8.30am close 3pm.


Car torque


Visitors are welcome, especially owners of classic vehicles or motorbikes to display and join in with Car Torque members and have a yarn.


BBQ and egg and bacon rolls, tea, coffee, water and soft drinks available.


Bring the family and the dog, enjoy the day, see some great vehicles. Shed tours are available - just ask politely!


Facebook link here.

Altona Homestead

The Altona Homestead provides visitors of all ages the opportunity to take a step back in time. The Altona Homestead is located at at 128 Queen Street, Altona, overlooking Logan Reserve and very close to the Altona foreshore and pier. The homestead is a unique and treasured part of Altona’s heritage.


Altona Laverton Historical Society Inc
Source: https://alhs.com.au/

On display are paintings, objects and pictures reflecting everyday life from 1840 through to the mid 1900’s.


Altona Homestead 2022

The Altona Homestead has slightly unusual opening days and times of Tuesday – 11am to 2pm, Saturday – 10am to 12pm and the first Sunday of the month – 10.30am to 2.30pm. Devonshire tea is available on the first Sunday of the month with bookings essential.


Scones

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Saturday Markets

Darley Community Market (Bacchus Marsh)
The Bridge Market (Ballarat)
Yarraville Village Farmers Market
Yarraville Village Craft Market
Creswick Market
Woodend Farmers Market
Daylesford Sunday Market
Laverton Market
Gisborne Olde Time Market
Ballarat Market
Bendigo Showgrounds Market
Altona Cherry Lake Market
Altona Meadows Farmers Market

Sunday Markets

Arts in West Melbourne and Beyond

Arts in West Melbourne and Beyond
Bowery Theatre
WIT Incorporated
Wyndham Theatre Company
Williamstown Musical Theatre
Williamstown Little Theatre
Altona City Theatre
Wyndham Cultural Centre
Footscray Community Arts
Grazeland
Substation
Louis Joel Arts
Western Arts Theatre
Whats On Melbourne and the West: 27-29 January 2023

What's on in Melbourne and the West this weekend 27-29 January? While a bit quieter than last weekend there are still some great events including Australian Open celebration in Williams Landing, Live music in Altona and Williamstown, Nesian Pasifika Festival in Tarneit, live music at Point Cook Pop-Up Park, sculpture exhibition at Hanging Rock Winery, Wine Festival in Macedon Ranges and lots more. As usual there are plenty of markets on.



What's on Melbourne and the West

Australian Open celebration (Williams Landing Pop-Up Park)

Australian Open celebration at Williams Landing Pop-Up Park. Bubble tea, live music and tennis ball competition. Fri 27 Jan 5PM-7PM. #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.cedarwoods.com.au/williams-landing-shopping/whats-on/pop-up-park/

Australian Open celebration (Williams Landing Pop-Up Park)

Image by www.cedarwoods.com.au

Live music by Sandee Facy Duo (Country folk pop) (Point Cook)

Live music by Sandee Facy Duo (Country folk pop) at Point Cook Stocklands Pop-up Park, Sunday 29 January 12pm-3pm #westmelbourneandbeyond #whatsonmelbourne

More info: https://www.stockland.com.au/shopping-centres/centres/stockland-point-cook/offers-and-events/events/pop-up-park/live-music

Live music by Sandee Facy Duo (Country folk pop) (Point Cook Stocklands Pop-up Park)

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Nesian Rise Festival (Tarneit)

Nesian Rise Festival (Tarneit). Sat, 28 Jan 10AM- 10PM. $10 (children under 12 yrs free). Music from DJ Jewelz, DJ TMB and Havelu Brothers. Entertainment from AT12, Nomad, Tama Matu and Taulealea Band plus cultural performances and a siva afi (fire dance). Family fun with a contemporary Pacific experience! #nesian #whatsonmelbourne #westmelbourneandbeyond #pasifika #samoa #nz #newzealand #maori Penrose Promenade Park, Corner of Wickford Road and Tarneit Road, Tarneit

More info: https://www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/whats-on/nesian-rise-festival

Nesian Rise Festival (Tarneit)

Image by: www.wyndham.vic.gov.au


Caravan Sounds (Williamstown)

Caravan Sounds at Commonwealth Reserve in Williamstown provide fresh beats and sweet tunes. FREE event!!! Friday 27 January from 5pm - 8pm.

More info: https://www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/visit/Experience/Whats-On/Caravan-Sounds-Commonwealth-Reserve

Caravan Sounds (Williamstown)

Image by: www.wyndham.vic.gov.au


Summer of Wine (Macedon)

Wine, wine wine!!! Summertime Fling Cellar Door Festival in the Macedon Ranges. LAST WEEKEND!!!! From 27 - 29 January. A month-long celebration of wine, summer and good times in the scenic Macedon Ranges. 

 27TH JANUARY - FRIDAY 

  • Greco Fest @ Mount Monument - An opportunity to try newly released Greco matched to a variety of small plates. - Pinot and Painting @ Gisborne Peaks Winery - 'Pinot and Painting,' kick back with a paint brush in one hand and wine in the other. 

 28TH JANUARY - SATURDAY 

  • Festa Italiana @ Mt Towrong - Enjoy our superb wine with fantastic tunes and delicious Italian-inspired food. - Pizza and Pooches @ Cleveland Winery 
  • Enjoy your summer with your four legged friends in our beautiful gardens whilst playing Lawn Games. - Food + Fire + Wine @ Lyons Will Estate 
  • An authentic and exclusive gastronomic journey that will stimulate your senses. - Mezze, Music and DJ Mascarpone @ Zig Zag Rd Winery - enjoy Pet Nat, Piquette, Cloudy Rose and Nouveau Syrah with mezze. 

 29TH JANUARY - SUNDAY 

  • Sunday Live Music Sessions @ Kyneton Ridge Estate - Puttanesca and Pinot lunch Special and live music with Gene and Friends.
  •  Mezze, Music and DJ Mascarpone @ Zig Zag Rd Winery - enjoy Pet Nat, Piquette, Cloudy Rose and Nouveau Syrah with mezze. - Festa Italiana @ Mt Towrong 
  • Enjoy our superb wine with fantastic tunes and delicious Italian-inspired food. - Pizza and Pooches @ Cleveland Winery 
  • Enjoy your summer with your four legged friends in our beautiful gardens whilst playing Lawn Games. - Prosecco, Pinot & Picnic in the vineyard @ Red Hare Estate 

More info: https://www.macedonrangeswine.com.au/summertime-fling

Summer of Wine (Macedon)

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Live Music (Altona)

Caravan Sounds at Weaver Reserve, Altona provide fresh beats and sweet tunes. FREE event!!! Sunday 29 January 12pm to 4pm. #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/visit/Experience/Whats-On/Caravan-Sounds-Weaver-Reserve

Live Music (Altona)

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Grazeland (Spotswood)

Heaps and heaps of food stalls and live musical entertainment. Located at 20 Booker Street, Spotswood (next to Scienceworks). Friday - 5pm to 10pm, Saturday - 12 noon to 10pm, Sunday - 12 noon to 9pm.

More info: https://www.grazeland.melbourne/

Grazeland (Spotswood)


Victorian Farmers' Markets Association accredited farmers’ markets

Enjoy farmers' markets? The #Victorian Farmers' Markets Association accredited farmers’ markets on this weekend

More info: vfma.org.au

Victorian Farmers' Markets Association accredited farmers’ markets

Image: vfma.org.au

Art in the Vines at Hanging Rock Winery

Art in the Vines at Hanging Rock Winery exhibition of #sculpture amongst the vines. 27-28 January 10am-5pm. 88 Jim Rd, Newham VIC. Working with over 26 local and national artists to thrill, mesmerise, excite and intrigue.

More info: https://www.visitmacedonranges.com/events/art-in-the-vines-at-hanging-rock-winery-2/

Art in the Vines at Hanging Rock Winery

Image: www.visitmacedonranges.com


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Saturday Markets

Kyneton Farmers Market
Laverton Market
Bacchus Marsh Market
Slow Food Melbourne Farmers Market (West Footscray)
Ballan Community Market (Ballan)
Sunbury Village Market
Daylesford Sunday Market
Laverton Market
Footscray Finds Market
Maldon Market
Ballarat Market
Bendigo Showgrounds Market


Arts in West Melbourne and Beyond

Bowery Theatre
WIT Incorporated
Wyndham Theatre Company
Williamstown Musical Theatre
Williamstown Little Theatre
Altona City Theatre
Wyndham Cultural Centre
Footscray Community Arts
Grazeland
Substation
Louis Joel Arts
Western Arts Theatre