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Whats On Melbourne and the West: 9-11 December 2022

What's on in Melbourne and the West this weekend 9-11 December? There are some great events including the Christmas festival weekend in Werribee, Footscray Night Market, ChristmasCarols in Altona, Williams Landing Makers' Market, Williamstown Christmas Twilight Market, Santa Photos at St Albans (FREE!), sculpture exhibition at Hanging Rock Winery and lots more. As usual there are plenty of markets on.



What's on Melbourne and the West

Roaming Christmas entertainment (Seddon Village)

Seddon Village roaming Christmas entertainment from Belle the Skating Elf, Fri 9 Dec 5-6PM. While perusing Seddon Villages retail stores, cafes, restaurants and bars enjoy entertainment from Belle! #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.seddon-village.com.au/whats-on/christmas-in-seddon-village-belle-the-skating-elf

Roaming Christmas entertainment (Seddon Village)

Image: www.seddon-village.com.au


Footscray Night Market

Footscray Night Market continues Friday, 9 Dec, 5 PM - 9PM. Railway Reserve, 3 McNab Avenue, Footscray. Herb and Chilli night. Chinese Lion dances, an exciting African drum and dance ensemble perform. World-class cuisine, entertainment and music! Also roving performers, FREE face painting and a bouncy castle for the kids. #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/festivalcity/Activations/Footscray-Night-Market

Footscray Night Market

Image: www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au


Santa Photos - FREE! (St Albans)

Santa Photos at St Albans (FREE!), 63 Alfrieda St. St Albans. 10 Dec 11am - 2pm. Santa will be visiting Alfrieda Street and would love for you to come down with your family and friends for a pic. A free instant photo will be yours to keep. #westmelbourneandbeyond

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

Santa Photos - FREE! (St Albans)

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Christmas Comes to Keilor

Christmas Comes to Keilor. Keilor Community Hub is set to come alive with Christmas cheer on Fri 9 Dec from 6.30pm. Food trucks and stalls, live performance, music, Santa photos, face painting and more! #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.brimbank.vic.gov.au/events/christmas-comes-keilor

Christmas Comes to Keilor

Image: www.brimbank.vic.gov.au


Celebrate Christmas Weekend (Werribee)

Celebrate Christmas Weekned (Werribee). Enjoy the festive vibe as you shop, dine and play local in Werribee City Centre Sat-Sun 10-11 Dec. It’s not Christmas, without Carollers! Piazza Stilt walkers, buskers, roving performers, face painting and more will make the street come alive with festive cheer. Explore 25 local artisan stalls at the Christmas market. #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/whats-on/celebrate-christmas-werribee-city-centre

Celebrate Christmas Weekend (Werribee)

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Altona Carols in the Park

Altona Carols in the Park, Sun 11 Dec 6PM to 7:30PM (GH Ransom Reserve, Queen St, #altona). Annual Carols in the Park, along the #altona Esplanade. In the event of wet weather, the carols will be held at Hobsons Bay Salvation Army, 100 Queen Street, Altona. #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/visit/Experience/Whats-On/Altona-Carols-in-the-Park-2022

Altona Carols in the Park

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Williamstown Christmas Twilight Market

Williamstown Christmas Twilight Market Fri 9 Dec 4PM to 9PM (John Morley Reserve, #williamstown). The annual #Christmas Twilight Market is back in Williamstown, with gift and craft stalls and some food stalls. #westmelbourenandbeyond

https://www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/visit/Experience/Whats-On/Williamstown-Christmas-Twilight-Market
Williamstown Christmas Twilight Market

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Christmas Picnic in the Park (Braybrook)

Braybrook Christmas Picnic in the Park, Fri 9 Dec 6 – 8pm, #braybrook Community Hub, 107–139 Churchill Avenue. Family friendly picnic. Come along and meet Santa - there will also be children's entertainment including Manny the Magician! FREE sausage sizzle! Take part in the #westernbulldogs sports activities. #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/festivalcity/Activations/Christmas-2022/Braybrook-Christmas-Picnic-in-the-Park

Christmas Picnic in the Park (Braybrook)

Image: Hert Niks on Unsplash


Christmas Twilight Market (Point Cook Pop-up Park)

Christmas Twilight Market (Point Cook Pop-up Park) 9 Dec, 4PM - 9PM. Over 20 stalls! Enjoy stalls by local creators filled with festive artisan goodies, delicious food, family entertainment, face painting, live music and more. #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.stockland.com.au/shopping-centres/centres/stockland-point-cook/offers-and-events/events/christmas/christmas-twilight-market

Christmas Twilight Market (Point Cook Pop-up Park)

Image by Daniil Silantev on Unsplash.


Greetings From Hobson Bay' art exhibition launch (Newport)

Greetings From Hobson Bay' art exhibition launch, Fri 9 Dec at Newport Bowls club 7:45pm- 8:30pm. 11 artworks in huge light boxes live along with artist talk. #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.facebook.com/kerriegottliebsenart/posts/pfbid035FKzd9yVqRHNcCDi6FryYe19sq9KqPXghgLNQD23rc3YwXpf13i5LabCpbgmLnhjl

Greetings From Hobson Bay' art exhibition launch (Newport)

Image: /kerriegottliebsenart


Williams Landing Makers' Market

Williams Landing Makers' Market (11 Dec) is a mix of art, design, handcrafted goods and tasty treats all made with skill by your fabulous stallholders. Get some of your Christmas prezzies and support your local makers. #westmelbourneandbeyond

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

Williams Landing Makers' Market

Image: www.cedarwoods.com.au


Eynesbury Food Truck Festival

Eynesbury Food Truck Festival continues. Sat 10 Dec Christmas Party. Opens 4.30 - 8.30PM. Great for the whole family and features food, fun and entertainment. #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.melton.vic.gov.au/Out-n-About/Events-Activities/Eynesbury-Food-Truck-Festival

Eynesbury Food Truck Festival

Image: www.melton.vic.gov.au


The Cube: Illuminating Arts Experiences - Enlighten

Enlighten' art as part of 'The Cube: Illuminating Arts Experiences', Logan Reserve, #altona, Sat 10 Dec 8-9:30PM. As night begins to fall, light and sound explode from inside the Cube. Three illuminated Angels float through the crowd... #westmelbourneandbeyond

More info: https://www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/Community/Whats-On/Enlighten

The Cube: Illuminating Arts Experiences - Enlighten

Image by Milad Fakurian on Unsplash.


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. 28-29 Oct 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

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: 2-4 December 2022

What's on in Melbourne and the West this weekend 2-4 December? There are some great events including the Chrstmas festival in Hoppers Crossing, Footscray Night Market, Christmas Movie night in Tarneit, Hoppers Junction Chrismtas Market, Board games in Point Cook, Christmas at the Lakes in Point Cook sculpture exhibition at Hanging Rock Winery and lots more. As usual there are plenty of markets on as the first weekend pf the month.



What's on Melbourne and the West

Christmas Festival and Market (Hoppers Crossing)

Christmas Festival and Market (Hoppers Crossing) Sat, 3 Dec, 4-10PM, 147-155 Hogans Road, Hoppers Crossing VIC 3029. Christmas Carols (2 shows - 4pm & 7pm), Car Show and Shine, Kids Entertainment including Petting Zoo, Jumping Castles, Craft, Face Painting, Popcorn, Fairy Floss.

https://www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/whats-on/christmas-festival-2022
Christmas Festival and Market (Hoppers Crossing)

Image: www.wyndham.vic.gov.au


Family Games Night (Tarneit)

Family Games Night in #Tarneit, Dianella Community Centre, 6 Congo Drive, Tarneit West. TONIGHT!!!!! 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.

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

Family Games Night (Tarneit)

Image: www.wyndham.vic.gov.au


Footscray Night Market

Footscray night market TONIGHT!!!! Friday, 2 Dec, 5 PM - 9PM. Railway Reserve, 3 McNab Avenue, Footscray. World-class cuisine, entertainment and music! Also roving performers, FREE face painting and a bouncy castle for the kids.

More info: https://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/festivalcity/Activations/Footscray-Night-Market

Footscray Night Market

Image: www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au


Christmas Carols (Melton)

Enjoy some Christmas Carols in #melton this Sat 3 Dec, 6PM-9:30 PM. Also includes Face Painting, Craft Activities, Food Trucks, Stage Entertainment.

More info: https://www.melton.vic.gov.au/Out-n-About/Events-Activities/Carols-by-Candlelight-2022

Christmas Carols (Melton)

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Christmas At The Lakes (Point Cook)

Christmas At The Lakes (Point Cook), Sat, 3 Dec, Breezewater Reserve, 25 The Breezewater, Point Cook. Entertainment that includes Christmas carols and local talent and low cost rides and thrills for the kids.

More info: https://www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/whats-on/christmas-lakes

Christmas At The Lakes (Point Cook)


Outdoor Movie Night (Tarneit)

Christmas Outdoor Movie Night in Tarneit Sat, 3 Dec, 5pm - 8pm, Baden Powell Reserve, Tarneit. Enjoy a special outdoor movie screening of Arthur Christmas. Pre movie entertainment includes Nintendo on the big screen and face painting elves! Food trucks onsite.

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

Outdoor Movie Night (Tarneit)


Boardgames In The West (Point Cook)

Love boardgames. Boardgames In The West. Love being competitive and making new friends? This just might be your thing. 6-11PM in #pointcook Friday 2 December. Small fees apply. www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/whats-on/board-west

More info: https://www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/whats-on/board-west-1

Boardgames In The West (Point Cook)

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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. 28-29 Oct 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


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