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The Lifelong Retirement Forum
24 June 2016 Brighton East Bayside City Council event
Hear guest speakers from Victoria Police, Council on the Ageing (COTA), Bancroft Lawyers, Consumer Affairs Victoria talk about the key steps to retiring well....  More

Melbourne Reclink Community Cup
26 June 2016 Brighton Community Event
A great day of footy, music and community radio with performances by Regurgitataor, Total Giovanni, Loose Tooth, The Sugarcanes, Ross Wilson, KRAM from Spiderbait, Rhys Muldoon, Tim Rogers and Ashley Naylor....  More

Healthy Connections
30 June 2016 Black Rock Community Event
Presentation and discussion on optimising your healthy. Jenny Leather, an intuitive healer, will share her story and knowledge on how we heal from the inside. Kerry will share her story - from cancer diagnosis to remission in six months and what she has discovered along the way....  More

Live Mollusc Survey Hampton Beach
30 June 2016 Hampton Community Event
Find out which molluscs call Port Phillip Bay home. Measure coastal erosion using a simple methodology devised by the Port Phillip Baykeeper....  More

Workshop with Tull Suwannakit - Illustration and book reading
30 June 2016 Sandringham Bayside City Council event
Tull is an experienced illustrator who runs a successful art school. This workshop will include book reading and teaching children how to draw characters from Tull's books, What Happens Next? and Sad, The Dog. This is a 2 hour art workshop for children 8 years old onwards....  More

Hampton Primary Poll & Pop Up Market
2 July 2016 Hampton Community Event
Great opportunity for a family friendly outing on Election Day with the Hampton Primary Pop Up Market!...  More

Black Rock House Open Sunday
3 July 2016 Black Rock Community Event
Black Rock House is open for visitors on the first Sunday of the month except January....  More

The MIK MAKS Rock Bayside
3 July 2016 Beaumaris Community Event
A fun 45 minute live concert from the four brothers and some 'special guests'. The Mik Maks (http://www.themikmaks.com.au) will get the kids (and adults) feet stomping to their catchy original songs. Winter holiday fun to be had along with 'Balloon Twisting with Con' and some local market stalls of Kids Products and services!...  More

Early Arts Guild of Victoria - Airs for the Seasons
3 July 2016 Brighton Bayside City Council event
A garden-lover’s delight! A rare venture into little-known works by 18th century Scottish composer, James Oswald, played on instruments of his time....  More

'Bush Critters' workshop - participant's display
6 June - 4 July 2016 Brighton Bayside City Council event
In recognition of National Reconciliation Week, Bayside City Council celebrates our Indigenous history, culture and achievements. This year, Baluk Arts brought us Bush Critters – delightful woven and sculpted animals inspired by the bayside and peninsula regions....  More

Beaumaris Farmer's Market
11 July 2016 Beaumaris Community Event
The Beaumaris Farmers Market is held on the second Saturday of every month. Facilitated by volunteers from Beaumaris Rotary the market offers top quality fresh produce at a reasonable price and in a wonderful community atmosphere....  More

Minecraft Ages 5+
12 July - 13 September 2016 Highett Community Event
Learn the secrets of machine crafting in Tekkit, rocket building in Galacticraft and much more! Our Minecraft Experts will cater for all experience levels, from Prep to Grade 6 whether you're just starting out or you're a seasoned Minecraft expert....  More

Minecraft Ages 8+
12 July - 13 September 2016 Highett Community Event
Learn the secrets of machine crafting in Tekkit, rocket building in Galacticraft and much more! Our Minecraft Experts will cater for all experience levels, from Prep to Grade 6 whether you're just starting out or you're a seasoned Minecraft expert....  More

Bayside Youth Services: Young People of Bayside
13 July - 9 August 2016 Sandringham
Young People of Bayside showcases artwork in various media created by young artists between 10 - 25 years of age who have significant ties to Bayside. It is presented by Bayside City Council’s Youth Services and the Bayside FReeZA committee. After the ARTrium exhibition, paintings by the award winners will then travel to Beaumaris and Brighton Libraries....  More

Singers with Soul
13 July - 14 September 2016 Highett Community Event
Awaken your voice, get creative and nurture your wellbeing through singing in a supportive community....  More

Drawing on the right side of the brain
14 July - 15 September 2016 Highett Community Event
Let our art teacher, Natalie Fernandes, use her 22 years of teaching experience to show you how to access your creative side and use basic skills to create drawings – portraits, still life objects and perspective....  More

Swarm: Beka Hannah
8 June - 15 July 2016 Sandringham Bayside City Council Event
Huge suspended swarms of small crocheted and knitted jellyfish appear to float through the space. They form a curtain-like veiling that viewers can move around and through, appearing to deteriorate upon touch. Swarm raises questions about the relationship between humans and nature and our impact on the marine ecosystem. Look out for the workshops alongside each of exhibitions where you will be about to make your own crotched jellyfish....  More

Harp solos by Australian composers - Her Beauty and Her Terror - In conjunction with The Gallery @ BACC's Midwinter Masters
17 July 2016 Brighton Bayside City Council event
Through this solo recital harpist Jacinta Dennett will enchant audiences with the expansive and sometimes surprising sounds of the modern concert harp....  More

National Pyjama Day
22 July 2016 Community Event
National Pyjama Day is all about wearing your best bedtime attire to help The Pyjama Foundation raise much-needed awareness and funds for children in foster care....  More

Melba Opera Trust - An Afternoon of Opera Bayside
24 July 2016 Black Rock Bayside City Council event
The Melba Opera Trust provides advance training and development opportunities for young Australian opera singers with alumni of the program now singing in some of the world’s leading opera houses....  More

Arnold Zable - Author Talk
27 July 2016 Brighton Bayside City Council Event
Join author Arnold Zable and hear more about his latest novel, The Fighter. This is the story of Henry Nissen, a champion boxer, and boy from Amess Street in working-class Carlton working to give the disaffected another chance. This is a moving and poetic portrait of a compassionate man; revealing a compelling window into the unnoticed recesses of Melbourne....  More

Trinity Concert Series: Solstice with Matthew Fagan
31 July 2016 Brighton Community event
Matthew Fagan (Guitar), (Piano Accompanist) | Beethoven Symphony No.5, Rodrigo Concierto De Aranjuez, Bach, Paganini Caprices and Vivaldi Concerti....  More

Fenelon & Heywood play the Heart & Soul of Brighton
7 August 2016 Brighton Community Event
Concert Organ International & Melbourne Theatre Organ proudly present: HEART & SOUL OF BRIGHTON...  More

Early Arts Guild of Victoria - Four Decades of Dancing
7 August 2016 Brighton Bayside City Council event
This program marks the fortieth year since the Early Music Consort of Melbourne (then comprising Helga Hill and her family), introduced Victorian audiences to renaissance dancing. It will be an occasion for the Rippon Lea Dancers to present significant works by Negri, Caroso and other leading dance masters of the era. Period costumes and historic musical instruments will be features of this landmark presentation....  More

Olga Lorenzo - Light on the Water
8 August 2016 Sandringham Bayside City Council Event
Join Award-winning writer and university lecturer Olga Lorenzo will be talking about her new novel, The Light on the Water set in our local bayside suburbs. Olga will also explore the writing of strong, complex characters and character arcs....  More

Bayside Chamber Orchestra - Program 2
14 August 2016 Beaumaris Bayside City Counicl event
Something lost and found, a young man’s homage to Mozart, two icons of the French romantic repertoire and a new work by Melbourne composer Carolyn Morris create a delicious blend of old and new for the Bayside Chamber Orchestra’s second Resonance concert....  More

Early Arts Guild of Victoria - Four Decades of Renaissance Dancing - Regional Concert
14 Aug 2016 Ballarat Community event
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The way I see things: Harry D Calder
17 August - 13 September 2016 Sandringham Bayside City Council Related Event
Harry Calder is a local artist who photographs anything that captures his imagination – shapes and interesting shades of light. His photographs are stunning and dynamic compositions that perpetually return to the emptiness of the inner city, the suburbs and the outback....  More

Blood Brothers
18 August - 3 September 2016 Brighton Community Event
This is fast moving, thought provoking and entertaining play is very funny and ultimately tragic. It tells the tale of twin brothers, born into a large working-class family and the consequences of one of them being adopted by a neighbouring middle-class family....  More

Memoir Writing with Lee Kofman
20 August 2016 Brighton Bayside City Council Event
Join award winning Israeli-Australian writer, co-editor of the anthology of Australian female memoir Rebellious Daughters and popular writing teacher Lee Kofman as she speaks about her fourth book, the memoir The Dangerous Bride and her writing process....  More

Forest Collective - Allotropy with Rosemary Ball
27 August 2016 Brighton Bayside City Council event
Allotropy Pop-up String Quartet will be joined by soprano Rosemary Ball in a concert of works featuring Australian and world premieres including Sirens by Evan Lawson....  More

Parkinson’s Victoria A Walk in the Park 2016
28 August 2016 Melbourne Community Event
A Walk in the Park is proudly presented by Parkinson’s Victoria, a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to improving the lives of people living with Parkinson’s....  More

Early Arts Guild of Victoria - If Music be the Food of Love - Regional concert
28 August 2016 Warragul Community event
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Workshop with Tull Suwannakit - Illustration and book reading
31 August 2016 Hampton Bayside City Council event
Tull is an experienced illustrator who runs a successful art school. This workshop will include book reading and teaching children how to draw characters from Tull's books, What Happens Next? and Sad, The Dog. This is a 2 hour art workshop for children 8 years old onwards....  More

Connor's Run
11 September 2016 Sandringham Community Event
A FUN RUN THAT ISN'T ABOUT RUNNING OR WINNING. Connor’s Run is about finding your awesomeness, celebrating courage and Connor....  More

Early Arts Guild of Victoria - If Music be the Food of Love
11 September 2016 Brighton Bayside City Council event
Two of Australia’s leading viol de gambists Miriam Morris and Laura Vaughan are joined by actor Bruce Kerr to present music and drama of Renaissance England.  From the luscious melodies of John Dowland and Tobias Hume to the immortal words of Shakespeare, the afternoon promises to transport audiences back to a time when music truly was the food of love....  More

Shopping net: Annette Chang
21 September - 18 October 2016 Sandringham Bayside City Council Related Event
Annette Chang uses ordinary materials to reflect upon consumption, consumerism and the everyday. Shopping net will be constructed from receipts accumulated from 2012 to the month before the exhibition and span in a web-like net across the building’s foyer. Chinese lantern workshops accompanying the exhibition will demonstrate how to use vegetables such as capsicum, daikon, eggplant and carrot to make simple Chinese lanterns....  More

Trinity Concert Series - The Latin Guitar with Matthew Fagan
25 September 2016 Brighton Community event
Matthew Fagan presents the colourful and rhythmic sounds of the Latin Guitar. Matthew Fagan performs on 10 String Spanish Guitar, South American Ricento Guitar. South American Charango, South American Spanish Guitar...  More

Bayside Pink Ribbon Shopping & Champers
7 October 2016 Moorabbin Community Event
Enjoy some bubbles, great tunes and market stalls from popular local businesses. Grab some friends and enjoy a fun night out while supporting such an important cause, The National Breast Cancer Foundation - Pink Ribbon...  More

Charity Auction Night - Proudly supporting beyondblue
15 October 2016 Brighton Community Event
The evening is about raising money for beyondblue and further awareness for mental health illnesses. Let’s work together to remove the stigma that is associated with mental health....  More

One million stars: Bayside City Council
26 October - 25 November 2016 Sandringham Bayside Council Related Event
White Ribbon Day is Australia’s only national campaign to end men’s violence against women. One million stars is an initiative created by artist Maryann Talia Pau and brought here by Community Partnerships, Bayside City Council. Ribbons will be made on mass and installed across Bayside. To participate in this event email: artevents@bayside.vic.gov.au....  More

Bayside Chamber Orchestra - Program 3
6 November 2016 Brighton Bayside City Council event
From the pulsing energy of Carl Nielsen’s (Denmark) Little Suite for Strings to Astor Piazzola’s (Argentina) sensuous Libertango this concert presents works composers who worked away from the major orchestral hubs of central Europe....  More

Other People's Money
10-26 November 2016 Brighton Community Event
Wall Street takeover artist Lawrence Garfinkle's computer is going to tilt over the undervalued stock of New England Wire & Cable. if the stockholders back his takeover, they will make a bundle but what will happen to the 1200 employees and the community when he liquidates the assets?...  More

Melbourne Composers' League - Subterranean Sonorities
26 November 2016 Brighton Bayside City Council event
Peter Sheridan’s amazing low flutes create an atmosphere of evocative calm. In this concert of Japanese and Australian music, two cultural worlds are explored. Let the warm deep sounds of the low flutes envelop you with their beauty as this rare sound comes together with harp, didjeridu and viola to fill the air around you with unusual yet exquisite harmonies....  More

Matthew Fagan presents a special festive concert of arrangements
27 November 2016 Brighton Community Event
Matthew Fagan presents a special festive concert of arrangements of Christmas Carols, Celtic and Spanish flamenco music....  More

Spring into art: Bayley House
30 November - 27 December 2016 Sandringham Bayside City Council Related Event
Opening at ARTrium to coincide with International Day for People with a Disability, Spring into art is an exhibition by Bayley House artists, celebrating the colour and life of spring. Featured artists are from Bayley House’s day service, including the high support area. The artists demonstrate that intellectual or physical disability is no barrier to being a passionate artist....  More

Early Arts Guild of Victoria - Christmas Pageant - All the Nations Rejoice - Regional concert
4 December 2016 Warragul. Community event
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Early Arts Guild of Victoria - Christmas Pageant - All the Nations Rejoice
11 December 2016 Brighton Bayside City Council event
More an experience than an event! As the Nativity is portrayed in poems, stories, dance and music, the audience will join the Early Music Concert and Rippon Lea Dancers to sing well-known carols....  More


Page last updated: 19 Feb 2016

Bayside Design Market 
Christmas edition | Calling for stallholder applications...More>

The Gallery @ BACC until 27 June 2016

Next program
Early Arts Guild of Victoria:
The Woman's Song - 1 May
From Mountainous Lands - 5 June
Airs for the Seasons - 3 July

Opening - Wednesday 7 Dec, 6pm

Exhibition
Brighton Library
8 June - 5 July
Beaumaris Library
13 July - 9 August
Sandringham Library
17 August - 13 September
The Corporate Centre, Sandringham
30 November - 27 December
 

Opening - Wednesday 6 June @ 6pm
The Corporate Centre, Sandringham

Exhibition
Beaumaris Library
4 May – 31 May
Corporate Centre, Sandringham
8 June - 5 July
Brighton Library
17 August – 13 September

Workshop with Beka | More...>

Jacinta Dennet Solo harp recital:
Her Beauty and Her Terror

in association with the Gallery @ BACC
Midwinter Masters:
The ordinary instant

Exhibition
Sandringham Library

8 June – 5 July

Brighton Library
13 July – 9 August

Hampton Library
17 August – 13 September

Tull workshops for children
Bookings essential...More>

Beaumaris Library workshop pictures...More>

Evan Lawson & Forest Collective
Allotropy with Rosemary Ball

Evan LAWSON - Composer in Residence, Billilla Mansion Studios 2015-2016 - Upcoming events

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