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Info about Stringybark Festival

Discover the wonders of our backyard!

  • Date Sunday 20 October 2019
  • Time 10am – 4pm
  • Address Rowville Community Centre, 40 Fulham Rd, Rowville
  • Cost Free entry and family friendly, alcohol and drug free event
  • Info Event Info desk and ATM located in the Rowville Community Centre
    Please leave your dog at home, however dog guides and companion dogs are welcome.
  • Facebook facebook.com/events

Getting to the Festival

Find out how to get to and from Stringybark Festival with easy transportation options and tips.

  • Parking is limited - where possible please walk, ride or take public transport to the event.
  • Bike Parking Bays - are located near Fulham Road entry (please BYO bike lock).
  • Free Shuttle Bus - loops from Knox Civic Centre to the event - see the bus timetable below
  • Accessible Parking - The accessible car park is located via the Fulham Road Entry
  • If driving, please observe parking restrictions as usual restrictions in residential areas apply.


Stringybark Festival welcomes patrons of all abilities, and we are keen support a great event day for all, by providing the following accessibility features:

  • Accessible Amenities are available in the Rowville Community Centre and permanent toilet block near the playground
  • Accessible Parking is available in the Rowville Community Centre car park. Enter via Fulham Rd. Parking is limited.
  • Permanent sealed paths assist patrons make their way around the festival, including a new path leading up to the playground, however some activities take place on grassed/uneven surfaces and inside the Rowville Community Centre.
  • A Chill Out Space is available inside the Rowville Community Centre for those seeking refuge from busy crowds and noisy activities.
  • Rowville Community Centre Access Key is a resource to help those seeking a planned and calm approach to festival participation.

If you have any queries regarding accessibility at the festival, please call the Festival and Events team on 9298 8000 or email events@knox.vic.gov.au prior the event date.

For urgent issues relating to accessibility on the event date, please contact Rowville Community Centre on 9763 7400

Shuttle Bus Timetable - Morning

Knox Civic Centre 10.00am 11.00am 12.00pm
Ferntree Gully Railway Station 10.15am 11.15am 12.15pm
Rowville Community Centre 10.30am 11.30am 12.30pm
Wellington Village 10.45am 11.45am 12.45pm

Shuttle Bus Timetable - Afternoon

Rowville Community Centre 1.30pm 2.30pm 3.30pm
Wellington Village 1.45pm 2.45pm 3.45pm
Ferntree Gully Railway Station 2.00pm 3.00pm 4.00pm
Knox Civic Centre 2.15pm 3.15pm 4.15pm
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