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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

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous weekly meeting
Every Tuesday until December 27 2016 Hampton Community Event
Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) is a program based on the 12 steps of Alcoholics Anonymous.There are no dues, fees, or weigh-ins at FA meetings.FA is a fellowship of individuals who through shared experience and mutual support are recovering from the disease of food addiction....  More

The Sun, The Moon and the Stars Afternoon of Opera
6 August 2016 Brighton Community Event
Illuminating the stage will be local soprano Penelope Mason of Sandringham, a Master of Opera graduate from the Frankfurt College of Performing Arts. Singing Mozart and Verdi's arias....  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 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

A Night for CF
13 August 2016 Brighton Community Event
Cystic Fibrosis Victoria would like to invite you to our upcoming Gala Ball, A Night for CF. To be held at the Grand Ballroom of the International, Brighton, this is a unique opportunity to bring together and show our support for the entire CF Community....  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 August 2016 Ballarat Community event
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Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
27 July - 17 August 2016 Sandringham Bayside City Council Event
The Youth Mental Health First Aid Course is for adults working or living with adolescents, those aged between approximately 12 and 18 years. However, the course can be relevant for those helping people who are a little younger or older. This course is particularly suitable for parents, teachers, sports coaches, and youth workers....  More

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

The Bayside Art Show
18-21 August 2016 Sandringham Community Event
The Bayside Art Show will this year attract well over 2000 visitors during its four days, in addition to the many invited guests at our opening night....  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

Sandy Point Half Marathon
21 August 2016 Brighton Community Event
This winter, focus on feeling good. Sign up for Sandy Point Half Marathon and get fitter, faster, leaner and stronger this winter. Grab a friend, lace up your runners and take on the challenge....  More

Hampton Children's Playhouse Open Week
22-26 August 2016 Hampton Community Event
We are opening our doors to the public for a week to share the fun and show off our fantastic facilities!...  More

Bayside Instagram Competition
23 June - 23 August 2016 Bayside City Council Event
Enter Bayside's Instagram competition by taking a photo at your favourite local place and use the hashtag #secretbayside!...  More

'Norma', by Millennium Opera
26 and 27 August and 3 September 2016 Elwood Community Event
A performance of 'Norma', an opera by Vincenzo Bellini performed in original Italian (with surtitles), by Millennium Opera and Orchestra....  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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National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Information Session
30 August 2016 Armadale Community Event
With the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) fast approaching, Inclusion Melbourne is hosting free information sessions for the public to learn more about the NDIS....  More

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

Sir John Sulman finalist, 2016 & Bayside Artist in Residence, Reko Rennie - 2014/2015
16 July - 9 October 2016 The Domain, Sydney
The Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes is an annual exhibition eagerly anticipated by artists and audiences alike....  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

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

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

Archibald Salon des Refusés - National Trust SH Ervin Gallery - featuring Bayside Artist in Residence, Samuel Rush Condon
16 July - 18 September 2016 The Rocks - Sydney Community event
The 'alternative' selection from hundreds of entries to the Archibald and Wynne Prizes. Each year our guest selectors go behind the scenes of the Art Gallery of New South Wales to select the exhibtion....  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

Habitat Terrarium Workshop
29 September 2016 Brighton Bayside City Council Event
Come and create your own habitat at this terrarium workshop. Held in association with The Gallery @ BACC’s exhibition Habitat: Annemieke Mein, in this hands-on workshop you will learn about eco systems, the environment and how to build a glass terrarium creating your own quirky world to take home....  More

Bayside Artist in Residence - Samuel Rush Condon shortlisted for Rick Amor Drawing Prize
9 July - 2 October 2016 40 Lydiard Street North Community event
Rick Amor, one of Australia's leading contemporary artists, has generously sponsored this $12,000 acquisitive prize for small drawings at the Art Gallery of Ballarat. In sponsoring the prize, Amor says "I hope that this prize gives people one more reason to keep drawing on paper… the most direct and intimate expression of an artist's sensibility"....  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

Afternoon tea and meet Annemieke Mein
Saturday 15 October Brighton Bayside City Council Event
Enjoy light refreshments at The Gallery @ BACC and an informal chat with renowned textile artist Annemieke Mein....  More

Big Fun Fair - Black Rock Primary School Fete
15 October 2016 Black Rock Community Event
Entertainment, amusement rides, prizes, silent auction, side show, market & food stalls, music, refreshments, displays and so much more....  More

63rd Annual BRSA Charity Golf Day
15 October 2016 Community Event
BRSA invites you to its Annual Charity Golf Day, on Saturday 15th October 2016, for two Four Ball Better Ball Par events to be staged concurrently on the East and West courses of Royal Melbourne Golf Club. Full on-course refreshments, free car parking and 19th hole facilities available....  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

2016 Melbourne Cup Luncheon - Brisbane
1 November 2016 Hamilton, Brisbane QLD Community Event
Join us for one of Australia's most iconic events on the year, Melbourne Cup Day!...  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

Walk for Kids with Allergies
21 May 2017 Brighton Community Event
The walk originally stared with two young friends trying to find a cure for allergies. The event will start at the Brighton Bathing Boxes return point being Point Ormond Elwood....  More


Page last updated: 19 Feb 2016

Calling for Expressions of interest for program collaborations...More>

Bayside Artist in Residence Samuel Rush CONDON has been selected in the Archibald - Salon des Refusés
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Sir John Sulman finalist, 2016 -
Bayside Artist in Residence,
Reko Rennie 2014/2015 
Art Gallery of NSW
16 July to 9 October 2016.
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Bayside Artist in Residence 2015/2016, Samuel Rush Condon is a shortlisted artist for the 2016 Rick Amor Drawing Prize at the Ian Potter Foundation from 9 July to 2 October 2016. 
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Bayside Artist in Residence, Stephen Nova is a finalist in the Kedumba Art Award 2016.

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

Next program
Early Arts Guild of Victoria:
Four Decades of Dancing

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 20 July, 6pm
The Corporate Centre, Sandringham

Exhibition
The Corporate Centre, Sandringham

13 July - 9 August
Beaumaris Library
17 August – 13 September
Brighton Library
21 September–8 October

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

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