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Events for the month of April 2021
 
Easter Fun at Miller's
Saturday, April 3, 2021
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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The children of Knox and their families are invited to celebrate Easter at the iconic Miller's Homestead on Easter Saturday, 3 April 2021.

The event offers a delightful mix of Easter Storytelling with True Fairies, Mad Hatter’s Magic Show, Live Music and a visit from the Easter Bunny.

Children (and their grown-ups!) are invited to wear their favourite Easter costumes, bonnets, bunny ears or other festive attire just for fun!

🐰🥚✨

WHEN: Saturday 3 April. Various sessions available between 10am and 5pm. See session times below.
WHERE: Miller’s Homestead, 30 Dorrigo Drive, Boronia.
Entry via the gate on the corner of Dorrigo Drive and Melrose Court.

Arrive early to find a spot on the grass and bring your picnic blanket and lawn chairs, each spot can host up to 2 adults and 3 kids.
Pre-registration is required, and families must sit within a designated spot on the lawn.

✨ Session Times:
Select one of the bookable sessions held outdoors at Miller’s Homestead. All sessions are approximately one hour in duration.

- 10am, gates open from 9.30am
- 12pm, gates open from 11.30am
- 2pm, gates open from 1.30pm
- 4pm, gates open 3.30pm

Bookings are essential.

✨ Tickets:
Tickets are available at $10 per family (max 2 adults, 3 kids).
The ticketing fee is fully redeemable at the event's food and beverage offering. This includes coffee, ice cream, hot dogs and fairy floss.

https://knoxcc.sales.ticketsearch.com/sales/salesevent/8520

Purchase your tickets now to avoid disappointment via the ticket link above, or visit www.knox.vic.gov.au/easter

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A COVID-Safe Knox Pop Up Event

This event is in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.

Patrons will be required to adhere to COVID-19 conditions including but not limited to:
- Providing contact tracing details
- Maintaining social distancing
- Wearing face masks as directed
- Not attending the event if experiencing symptoms or under isolation

A detailed CovidSafe Plan will be published two weeks prior to the event at knox.vic.gov.au/easter


LOCATION:
Miller’s Homestead, 30 Dorrigo Drive, Boronia
EMAIL:
events@knox.vic.gov.au
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/easter

The Songs of Shirley Bassey - Featuring Danielle Matthews
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
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Award winning songstress, Danielle Matthews sings the hit songs of the legendary Shirley Bassey.

Iconic songs that have made her one of the most famous performers of our time, including Goldfinger, This is My Life, Big Spender, Diamonds Are Forever and Where Do I Begin.

Join Danielle for this wonderfully powerful celebration of the music and life of the one and only Dame Shirley Bassey.

“Those who are unfamiliar with Bassey’s work will still leave in awe of Danielle Matthews’ incomparable talent” - Theatrepeople

Date: Tuesday 6th April 2021
Time: 11:00am
Duration: 75 minutes, no interval
Tickets: Adult $20, Concession $18

Purchase tickets and see the full 2021 program at knox.vic.gov.au/kcac

The Knox Community Arts Centre is located at 790 Mountain Highway, Bayswater

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This event is in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.

It is recommended that all patrons read the Terms & Conditions and Frequently Asked Questions prior to purchasing tickets.
Both documents are available for download on knox.vic.gov.au/kcac

For more information, you can download our COVID-Safe plan on knox.vic.gov.au/kcac


LOCATION:
Knox Community Arts Centre, 790 Mountain Highway, Bayswater
WEB:
www.knox.vic.gov.au/kcac

Kids Pottery Workshops - Hand Building Creations
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Pottery
Children will enjoy creative skill development within a fun, small group setting mentored by our experienced arts tutors. All pottery workshops offer firing of work, for collection at a later date.

During the week 1 sessions, children will create their very own clay Wooly Sheep or Hen on a Nest.
During the week 2 sessions, children will create their very own clay Turtle or Sunflower Bowl.

Session times:

✨ Wednesday 7 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Wooly Sheep or a Hen on a Nest

✨ Friday 9 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Wooly Sheep or a Hen on a Nest

✨ Monday 12 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

✨ Wednesday 14 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

✨ Friday 16 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

Location: Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Hwy, Ferntree Gully
Duration: 90 minutes
Tickets: $14.50
For ages: 6+

Bookings are essential.
Tickets 👉 www.knoxcc.sales.ticketsearch.com/sales/salesevent/8367
See the full School Holiday program 👉 bit.ly/kccschoolholidays

These workshops are in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Highway, Ferntree Gully.
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/Page/

Age Pension
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Hosted by Services Australia

This session is for those who would like to know more about eligibility for the Age Pension. We cover: what is the Financial Information Service (FIS); what is the Income and Assets test; how is deeming calculated; what is gifting and how does this affect your pension; and how does travelling overseas affect your pensions, (portability).


LOCATION:
Via MS Teams
CONTACT NAME:
Linda Keenahan   
PHONE:
0392988828
EMAIL:
linda.keenahan@knox.vic.gov.au
WEB:
https://www.stickytickets.com.au/IOUOA

Fluffy Easter Egg Slime Workshops - Fizz Kidz
Thursday, April 8, 2021
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Join Fizz Kidz for an hour of fun and get those little hands messy!

Together we will make super fluffy Easter egg slime to celebrate the holidays, as well as play games and win prizes!

Every child has the opportunity to explore colours, scents and glitters as they personalise their fabulous take home creations. We can't wait to have fun with you!

Date: Thursday 8 April
Times: 10:00am (4-8 year old) and 1:00pm (9 years of age and over)
Location: Knox Community Arts Centre, 790 Mountain Hwy, Bayswater
Duration: 1 Hour
Tickets: $16
For ages: 10:00am session (4-8 year olds) & 1:00pm session (9 years of age and over)

Bookings are essential.
Tickets 👉 www.knoxcc.sales.ticketsearch.com/sales/salesevent/8351
See the full School Holiday program 👉 bit.ly/kccschoolholidays

This event is in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.


LOCATION:
Knox Community Arts Centre, 790 Mountain Hwy, Bayswater
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/Page/

Kids Pottery Workshops - Hand Building Creations
Friday, April 9, 2021
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Pottery
Children will enjoy creative skill development within a fun, small group setting mentored by our experienced arts tutors. All pottery workshops offer firing of work, for collection at a later date.

During the week 1 sessions, children will create their very own clay Wooly Sheep or Hen on a Nest.
During the week 2 sessions, children will create their very own clay Turtle or Sunflower Bowl.

Session times:

✨ Wednesday 7 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Wooly Sheep or a Hen on a Nest

✨ Friday 9 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Wooly Sheep or a Hen on a Nest

✨ Monday 12 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

✨ Wednesday 14 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

✨ Friday 16 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

Location: Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Hwy, Ferntree Gully
Duration: 90 minutes
Tickets: $14.50
For ages: 6+

Bookings are essential.
Tickets 👉 www.knoxcc.sales.ticketsearch.com/sales/salesevent/8367
See the full School Holiday program 👉 bit.ly/kccschoolholidays

These workshops are in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Highway, Ferntree Gully.
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/Page/

Harmony at Sunset Concert - NEW DATE
Saturday, April 10, 2021
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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The Knox Harmony at Sunset Concert is an evening of entertainment which brings our community together to celebrate, share and embrace our cultural diversity, inclusion and community life in Knox.

The program will showcase some of Knox’s best local multicultural performance groups and other talented Melbourne based cultural acts.

✨ Official Opening - Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony, Wurundjeri Tribe
✨ Shree Swaminarayan Temple
✨ The Pancretan Association
✨Chinese Association of Victoria Lion Dance Troupe
✨Amaru Tribe

Tickets are now available at $10 per table (up to six guests). The $10 ticket will be fully redeemable at the events food and beverage vendors.

https://knoxcc.sales.ticketsearch.com/sales/salesevent/7757
Purchase your tickets now to avoid disappointment via the ticket link above, or visit www.knox.vic.gov.au/harmony

💃🎷🌅

DATE: Saturday 20 April 2021
TIME: Entry from 5:30pm. Official opening at 6.00pm
LOCATION: Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Highway Ferntree Gully.
Come down from 5.30pm to take your seat and enjoy pre-concert entertainment before the official opening at 6pm.

Please note: Tickets purchased for the original date will automatically be transferred to the new date on Saturday 10 April. If you do not wish to transfer your ticket and would like a refund, please contact the Events Team at events@knox.vic.gov.au or call (03) 9298 8310. Refunds will be available until 5.00pm on 2nd April 2021.

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

A COVID-Safe Knox Pop Up Event
This event is in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.

Patrons will be required to adhere to COVID-19 conditions including but not limited to:
- Providing contact tracing details
- Maintaining social distancing
- Wearing face masks and minimising movement outside your allocated table
- Not attending the event if experiencing symptoms or under isolation

For more information, please read the Harmony at Sunset Frequently Asked Questions and Terms and Conditions at www.knox.vic.gov.au/harmony


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Highway, Ferntree Gully.
WEB:
www.knox.vic.gov.au/harmony

Kids Pottery Workshops - Hand Building Creations
Monday, April 12, 2021
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Pottery
Children will enjoy creative skill development within a fun, small group setting mentored by our experienced arts tutors. All pottery workshops offer firing of work, for collection at a later date.

During the week 1 sessions, children will create their very own clay Wooly Sheep or Hen on a Nest.
During the week 2 sessions, children will create their very own clay Turtle or Sunflower Bowl.

Session times:

✨ Wednesday 7 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Wooly Sheep or a Hen on a Nest

✨ Friday 9 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Wooly Sheep or a Hen on a Nest

✨ Monday 12 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

✨ Wednesday 14 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

✨ Friday 16 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

Location: Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Hwy, Ferntree Gully
Duration: 90 minutes
Tickets: $14.50
For ages: 6+

Bookings are essential.
Tickets 👉 www.knoxcc.sales.ticketsearch.com/sales/salesevent/8367
See the full School Holiday program 👉 bit.ly/kccschoolholidays

These workshops are in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Highway, Ferntree Gully.
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/Page/

Understanding Supermarket Labels
Monday, April 12, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Knox City Council and EACH

Join us for an informative and interesting presentation by EACH Dietitian, Sheldon Oliver, on how to read supermarket food labels. Learn about what the nutritional facts on food labels mean to you and how to make healthy food choices when you shop!


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Linda Keenahan   
PHONE:
0392988828
EMAIL:
linda.keenahan@knox.vic.gov.au
WEB:
https://www.stickytickets.com.au/40j3e

Talking Café
Monday, April 12, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Hosted by Living Our Best Life Project

Drop in and purchase a cuppa and join our community connector volunteers for a chat. Some weeks we will have guest speakers talking about their community group or organisation. No booking required. Simply drop in at either or both of the Talking Café groups.

Dates: Mondays - 2pm to 3pm at The Community Space, lower level of
Westfield Knox Shopping Centre (near Myer)

Wednesdays - 10am to 11am at The Aussie Vets café, Boronia Mall

Contact: email livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com or call 0457 646 384


LOCATION:
The Community Space, lower level of Westfield Knox Shopping Centre (near Myer)
PHONE:
0457646384
EMAIL:
livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com

Dinomania
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
11:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
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Look no further for a family show that's fun, interactive, entertaining and out of this world!

Dinomania is a family show spectacular that allows imaginations to run wild.
The audience will embark on an awe-inspiring, exhilarating and gripping journey back to an age when dinosaurs roamed the earth.

They will come face to face with FOUR dinosaurs and a quirky cast as the battle unfolds to find out who is the real champion of dinosaurs - the T-Rex or the Raptor!

There are plenty of surprises, songs and dancing from start to finish, plus a special Kids Zone for an up-close and personal experience.

Pre-show entertainment includes giveaways and a children’s entertainer to provide excitement, so make sure you come dressed up as your favorite dinosaur. There are prizes to be won for the best dressed!

You may even be lucky enough to be picked out of the audience to join these prehistoric dinos on stage.

Date: Tuesday 13th April 2021
Time: 11:00am
Duration: 60 minutes, plus meet and greet
For all ages
Tickets: Adult $15, Child $12

Purchase tickets and see the full 2021 program at knox.vic.gov.au/kcac

The Knox Community Arts Centre is located at 790 Mountain Highway, Bayswater

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This event is in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.

It is recommended that all patrons read the Terms & Conditions and Frequently Asked Questions prior to purchasing tickets.
Both documents are available for download on knox.vic.gov.au/kcac

For more information, you can download our COVID-Safe plan on knox.vic.gov.au/kcac


LOCATION:
Knox Community Arts Centre, 790 Mountain Highway, Bayswater
WEB:
www.knox.vic.gov.au/kcac

Carpet Bowls
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
12:00 NOON - 2:30 PM
Hosted by Ferntree Gully Bowling Club

Learn to play carpet bowls in a safe, indoor social setting. Carpet bowls is played with small bowls on carpets that are much shorter than the outdoor greens. All equipment is provided and small prizes are awarded each week.

Dates: Tuesdays from 13 April 2021 (until the end of winter)
Time: 12pm for a 12.30 pm start (if you have never played before or need a refresher, please arrive at 11.45 am for a quick lesson)
Location: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, 2A Glenfern Road, Ferntree Gully (Free parking)
Cost: $5 per session – pay as you go. Come as often as you like
Contact: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on 9753 5888 (Leave a message for Judy or Gail if you have a query)

To book: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on 9753 5888

Additional Info: Wear flat shoes with a non-slip sole (e.g. runners) and loose fitting clothing suitable for exercise. BYO water bottle. Free tea/coffee and water available. Other drinks at bar prices.


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, 2A Glenfern Road, Ferntree Gully
CONTACT NAME:
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club   
PHONE:
0397535888

Kids Pottery Workshops - Hand Building Creations
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Pottery
Children will enjoy creative skill development within a fun, small group setting mentored by our experienced arts tutors. All pottery workshops offer firing of work, for collection at a later date.

During the week 1 sessions, children will create their very own clay Wooly Sheep or Hen on a Nest.
During the week 2 sessions, children will create their very own clay Turtle or Sunflower Bowl.

Session times:

✨ Wednesday 7 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Wooly Sheep or a Hen on a Nest

✨ Friday 9 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Wooly Sheep or a Hen on a Nest

✨ Monday 12 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

✨ Wednesday 14 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

✨ Friday 16 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

Location: Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Hwy, Ferntree Gully
Duration: 90 minutes
Tickets: $14.50
For ages: 6+

Bookings are essential.
Tickets 👉 www.knoxcc.sales.ticketsearch.com/sales/salesevent/8367
See the full School Holiday program 👉 bit.ly/kccschoolholidays

These workshops are in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Highway, Ferntree Gully.
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/Page/

Virtual Records Workshop - Create music sleeve art and lyrics
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
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Virtual Records is an innovative new program which sees students work solo or in groups to create music sleeve art and lyrics for a fictional music act, or one to promote self-identity.

Students will create their own cover sleeve for their 45 single with illustrator Lauren Habarow, and lyrics with author Craig Dent.

Virtual Records explores 3 themes of Self-Identity, Empowered Imagination, and Creative Expression within Music & Visual Communication Design curriculums.

“I have been inspired by the world of music, and how it is conceptualised, from punk rock to new wave to grunge, hip hop and techno,” Dent says.

Students can then publish their work in a virtual space, sharing online with youth from Young Somerset, UK.

Date: Wednesday 14 April
Time: 10:00am
Location: Knox Community Arts Centre, 790 Mountain Hwy, Bayswater
Duration: 2 hours
Tickets: $15
For ages: 12+

Bookings are essential.
Tickets 👉 www.knoxcc.sales.ticketsearch.com/sales/salesevent/8366
See the full School Holiday program 👉 bit.ly/kccschoolholidays

This event is in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.


LOCATION:
Knox Community Arts Centre, 790 Mountain Hwy, Bayswater
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/Page/

Talking Café
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hosted by Living Our Best Life Project

Drop in and purchase a cuppa and join our community connector volunteers for a chat. Some weeks we will have guest speakers talking about their community group or organization. No booking required. Simply drop in at either or both of the Talking Café groups.

Dates: Mondays - 2pm to 3pm at The Community Space, lower level of
Westfield Knox Shopping Centre (near Myer)

Wednesdays - 10am to 11am at The Aussie Vets café, Boronia Mall

Contact: email livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com or call 0457 646 384


LOCATION:
The Aussie Vets café, Boronia Mall
PHONE:
0457646384
EMAIL:
livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com

Exercise Classes
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
12:00 NOON - 1:00 PM
Hosted by Ferntree Gully Bowling Club

This is a fun exercise program focusing on balance, coordination, flexibility, strength and memory. All equipment is provided by the instructor from Rise Health. All abilities are welcome to join in with a friendly group to exercise together.

Dates: Wednesdays
Time: 12 noon for a 12.15pm start to 1.15 pm
Location: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, 2A Glenfern Road, Ferntree Gully
Cost: $5 per session – pay as you go. Come as often as you like
Contact: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on 9753 5888 (Leave a message for Judy if you have a query)

To book: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on 9753 5888

Additional Info: Wear flat shoes with a non-slip sole (e.g. runners) and loose fitting clothing suitable for exercise. BYO water bottle. Free tea/coffee and water available. Other drinks at bar prices. Reasonably priced bar snacks are available for lunch after the session.


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, 2A Glenfern Road, Ferntree Gully
CONTACT NAME:
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club   
PHONE:
0397535888

Wobbly Soap Workshops - Fizz Kidz
Thursday, April 15, 2021
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wobbly_Soap
Join Fizz Kidz for an hour of fun and get those little hands messy!

Together we will make super fun wobbly soap (that seriously wobbles!), as well as play games and win prizes!

Every child has the opportunity to choose their favourite colours, scents and glitters as they personalise their fabulous take home creations. We can't wait to have fun with you.

Date: Thursday 15 April
Times: 10:00am (4-8 year old) and 1:00pm (9 years of age and over)
Location: Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Hwy, Ferntree Gully
Duration: 1 hour
Tickets: $16
For ages: 10:00am session (4-8 year olds) & 1:00pm session (9 years of age and over)

Bookings are essential.
Tickets 👉 www.knoxcc.sales.ticketsearch.com/sales/salesevent/8358
See the full School Holiday program 👉 bit.ly/kccschoolholidays

This event is in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Hwy, Ferntree Gully
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/Page/

Chess
Thursday, April 15, 2021
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Hosted by Knox Community Chess Enthusiasts

We encourage you to play or learn the tactical game of chess, from beginners to committed players - all ages and abilities are welcome! Skilled players will be on site to offer assistance.

Dates: Thursdays
Time 10.30 am to 5pm
Venue: Westfield Knox Community Space (Westfield Knox Shopping Centre, lower level near Myer)
Contact: Eddie on eddie.atacador@hotmail.com or 0409 417 719


LOCATION:
Westfield Knox Community Space (Westfield Knox Shopping Centre, lower level near Myer)
CONTACT NAME:
Eddie   
PHONE:
0409417719
EMAIL:
eddie.atacador@hotmail.com

Kids Pottery Workshops - Hand Building Creations
Friday, April 16, 2021
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Pottery
Children will enjoy creative skill development within a fun, small group setting mentored by our experienced arts tutors. All pottery workshops offer firing of work, for collection at a later date.

During the week 1 sessions, children will create their very own clay Wooly Sheep or Hen on a Nest.
During the week 2 sessions, children will create their very own clay Turtle or Sunflower Bowl.

Session times:

✨ Wednesday 7 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Wooly Sheep or a Hen on a Nest

✨ Friday 9 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Wooly Sheep or a Hen on a Nest

✨ Monday 12 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

✨ Wednesday 14 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

✨ Friday 16 April, 10:00am and 1:00pm
Theme: A Turtle or a Sunflower Bowl

Location: Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Hwy, Ferntree Gully
Duration: 90 minutes
Tickets: $14.50
For ages: 6+

Bookings are essential.
Tickets 👉 www.knoxcc.sales.ticketsearch.com/sales/salesevent/8367
See the full School Holiday program 👉 bit.ly/kccschoolholidays

These workshops are in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Community Arts Centre, 1010 Burwood Highway, Ferntree Gully.
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/Page/

Knox Drive-In Cinema - GO!
Saturday, April 17, 2021
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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Join family and friends at our Knox Drive-In Cinema experience featuring GO! (PG) - an action packed, family friendly film.

Limited tickets are now available at $10 per motor vehicle.
Tickets include entry (for one vehicle and its occupants), movie viewing and $10 worth of popcorn or ice cream.

Purchase your tickets now to avoid disappointment via the ticket link above, or visit www.knox.vic.gov.au/drivein
Due to the limited number of tickets, only one ticket is available per transaction.

🎬🚗✨

DATE: Saturday 17 April 2021
TIME: Entry from 6:30pm. Movie starts at dusk - approximately 7:30pm
LOCATION: Knox Community Arts Centre carpark, 790 Mountain Highway, Bayswater

Come down from 6:30pm for pre-show entertainment.

Enjoy a thrilling family film about a boy who must overcome tremendous odds and his own recklessness to achieve his dream of winning the National Go Kart Championship.

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION:
A COVID-Safe Knox Pop Up Event

This event is in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.

Patrons will be required to adhere to COVID-19 conditions including but not limited to:
- Providing contact tracing details
- Maintaining social distancing
- Wearing face masks and minimising movement outside your vehicle
- Not attending the event if experiencing symptoms or under isolation

The Drive-In Cinema Frequently Asked Questions, Terms and Conditions and CovidSafe Plan will be available to view soon at www.knox.vic.gov.au/drivein


LOCATION:
Knox Community Arts Centre, 790 Mountain Highway, Bayswater
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/drivein

Talking Café
Monday, April 19, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Hosted by Living Our Best Life Project

Drop in and purchase a cuppa and join our community connector volunteers for a chat. Some weeks we will have guest speakers talking about their community group or organisation. No booking required. Simply drop in at either or both of the Talking Café groups.

Dates: Mondays - 2pm to 3pm at The Community Space, lower level of
Westfield Knox Shopping Centre (near Myer)

Wednesdays - 10am to 11am at The Aussie Vets café, Boronia Mall

Contact: email livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com or call 0457 646 384


LOCATION:
The Community Space, lower level of Westfield Knox Shopping Centre (near Myer)
PHONE:
0457646384
EMAIL:
livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com

Lady Be Good - The Songs of Ella Fitzgerald Featuring Nina Ferro
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
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Nina Ferro is one of the brightest stars of the international jazz scene. Her powerful, evocative voice, stunning vocal range and extraordinary stage presence have earned her an enviable reputation at home and around the world. Who better to pay tribute to The Queen of Jazz - the great Ella Fitzgerald!

Lady Be Good is a joyous, swinging tribute to the First Lady of Song and the legends of The Great American Songbook she most loved to interpret - George Gershwin, Irving Berlin, Rodgers & Hart, Cole Porter and Duke Ellington.

Songs include 'How High The Moon', 'The Lady is a Tramp', 'Blue Skies', 'Love For Sale', 'It Don’t Mean a Thing If It Aint Got That Swing', and 'Someone to Watch Over Me'.

“A fabulous performer with a knockout voice” Tony Bennett.

Date: Tuesday 20th April 2021
Time: 11:00am
Duration: 75 minutes, no interval
Tickets: Adult $20, Concession $18

Purchase tickets and see the full 2021 program at knox.vic.gov.au/kcac

The Knox Community Arts Centre is located at 790 Mountain Highway, Bayswater

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This event is in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.

It is recommended that all patrons read the Terms & Conditions and Frequently Asked Questions prior to purchasing tickets.
Both documents are available for download on knox.vic.gov.au/kcac

For more information, you can download our COVID-Safe plan on knox.vic.gov.au/kcac


LOCATION:
Knox Community Arts Centre, 790 Mountain Highway, Bayswater
WEB:
www.knox.vic.gov.au/kcac

Carpet Bowls
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
12:00 NOON - 2:30 PM
Hosted by Ferntree Gully Bowling Club

Learn to play carpet bowls in a safe, indoor social setting. Carpet bowls is played with small bowls on carpets that are much shorter than the outdoor greens. All equipment is provided and small prizes are awarded each week.

Dates: Tuesdays from 13 April 2021 (until the end of winter)
Time: 12pm for a 12.30 pm start (if you have never played before or need a refresher, please arrive at 11.45 am for a quick lesson)
Location: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, 2A Glenfern Road, Ferntree Gully (Free parking)
Cost: $5 per session – pay as you go. Come as often as you like
Contact: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on 9753 5888 (Leave a message for Judy or Gail if you have a query)

To book: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on 9753 5888

Additional Info: Wear flat shoes with a non-slip sole (e.g. runners) and loose fitting clothing suitable for exercise. BYO water bottle. Free tea/coffee and water available. Other drinks at bar prices.


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, 2A Glenfern Road, Ferntree Gully
CONTACT NAME:
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club   
PHONE:
0397535888

Talking Café
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hosted by Living Our Best Life Project

Drop in and purchase a cuppa and join our community connector volunteers for a chat. Some weeks we will have guest speakers talking about their community group or organization. No booking required. Simply drop in at either or both of the Talking Café groups.

Dates: Mondays - 2pm to 3pm at The Community Space, lower level of
Westfield Knox Shopping Centre (near Myer)

Wednesdays - 10am to 11am at The Aussie Vets café, Boronia Mall

Contact: email livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com or call 0457 646 384


LOCATION:
The Aussie Vets café, Boronia Mall
PHONE:
0457646384
EMAIL:
livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com

Exercise Classes
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
12:00 NOON - 1:00 PM
Hosted by Ferntree Gully Bowling Club

This is a fun exercise program focusing on balance, coordination, flexibility, strength and memory. All equipment is provided by the instructor from Rise Health. All abilities are welcome to join in with a friendly group to exercise together.

Dates: Wednesdays
Time: 12 noon for a 12.15pm start to 1.15 pm
Location: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, 2A Glenfern Road, Ferntree Gully
Cost: $5 per session – pay as you go. Come as often as you like
Contact: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on 9753 5888 (Leave a message for Judy if you have a query)

To book: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on 9753 5888

Additional Info: Wear flat shoes with a non-slip sole (e.g. runners) and loose fitting clothing suitable for exercise. BYO water bottle. Free tea/coffee and water available. Other drinks at bar prices. Reasonably priced bar snacks are available for lunch after the session.


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, 2A Glenfern Road, Ferntree Gully
CONTACT NAME:
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club   
PHONE:
0397535888

Preparing for Winter Harvest - Webinar
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Winter is on the way! This workshop will guide you through preparing veggie beds and choosing the right crops for the cooler months, as well as other jobs to do in the garden over winter.

Topics Covered:
- Garden maintenance;
- Soil preparation;
- Winter veggies in pots;
- Sustainable ways to improve productivity - crop rotation and companion planting;
- Starting with seeds or seedlings;
- Managing pests while avoiding harsh chemicals;
- Winter vegetable options.


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Barb Jordan   
PHONE:
0392988000
EMAIL:
gardensforharvest@knox.vic.gov.au
WEB:
https://knox-vic-gov-au.zoom.us/webinar/

Strategic Planning
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Ideas
Facilitator: The Forever Agenda

This training is held over two sessions and attendance at both is essential. It is strongly recommended that two people from your group/club attend this training.

This two-part Strategic Planning training will assist not-for-profit groups and clubs in Knox to draft a strategic plan and identify the organisation’s priorities and future directions as part of the strategic planning journey. These workshops will provide you with an increased focus on your vision and priorities in response to the ongoing changing environment, as well as ensuring your members are working towards the same goal. Now more than ever it’s important to have a clear plan for your future direction.

Learning outcomes include:

*Develop a draft strategic plan for your organisation including crafting a vision, mission, values and defining key priorities
*Prepare an Action Plan, with specific actions, accountability and dates to be delivered over the coming 1-2 years


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/communitytraining

Chess
Thursday, April 22, 2021
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Hosted by Knox Community Chess Enthusiasts

We encourage you to play or learn the tactical game of chess, from beginners to committed players - all ages and abilities are welcome! Skilled players will be on site to offer assistance.

Dates: Thursdays
Time 10.30 am to 5pm
Venue: Westfield Knox Community Space (Westfield Knox Shopping Centre, lower level near Myer)
Contact: Eddie on eddie.atacador@hotmail.com or 0409 417 719


LOCATION:
Westfield Knox Community Space (Westfield Knox Shopping Centre, lower level near Myer)
CONTACT NAME:
Eddie   
PHONE:
0409417719
EMAIL:
eddie.atacador@hotmail.com

Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow
Thursday, April 22, 2021
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Australia’s favourite comedy convoy can't wait to come to Bayswater once again!

Join the Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow in 2021 as it rolls across the country to home deliver the Comedy Festival vibe to every crack and crevice of Australia. From Brisbane to Broome, Townsville to Traralgon, we’re criss-crossing the country taking in more than 80 destinations along the way. More than any year before, our comedians are champing at the bit to break out from the barriers, shake off the seclusion and roll out the laughs.

With an all killer, no filler line-up of Australian stars and talented newcomers, buckle in for a night of stand-up, sketch, satire, silliness and song to satisfy all your comedy cravings!

‘Some of the country's best comics… had audiences in tears’ The Queensland Times

Date: Thursday 22nd April 2021
Time: 8:00pm
Duration: 135 minutes, including interval
Tickets: Adult $40, Concession $38

Show Warnings: Performances often contain coarse language, sexual references and material that can offend. It is recommended for people aged 15 years or older.

Purchase tickets and see the full 2021 program at knox.vic.gov.au/kcac

The Knox Community Arts Centre is located at 790 Mountain Highway, Bayswater

--
This event is in compliance with the current Victorian Government’s COVID-19 restrictions. Physical distancing and COVID-Safe behaviours will be monitored.

It is recommended that all patrons read the Terms & Conditions and Frequently Asked Questions prior to purchasing tickets.
Both documents are available for download on knox.vic.gov.au/kcac

For more information, you can download our COVID-Safe plan on knox.vic.gov.au/kcac


LOCATION:
Knox Community Arts Centre, 790 Mountain Highway, Bayswater
WEB:
www.knox.vic.gov.au/kcac

Downsizing Seminar
Monday, April 26, 2021
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Downsizing Seminar
Hosted by Abbeys Group

Helpful information to assist people planning to downsize to retirement living or smaller apartments. Dealing with a lifetime of accumulated personal possessions is often a barrier for people who would like to move. We will give you practical tips about how to declutter and prepare the family home for sale.

Location: Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South

Bookings Essential: : www.stickytickets.com.au/AX58O


LOCATION:
Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
Linda Keenahan   
PHONE:
0392988828
EMAIL:
linda.keenahan@knox.vic.gov.au
WEB:
https://www.stickytickets.com.au/AX58O

Talking Café
Monday, April 26, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Hosted by Living Our Best Life Project

Drop in and purchase a cuppa and join our community connector volunteers for a chat. Some weeks we will have guest speakers talking about their community group or organisation. No booking required. Simply drop in at either or both of the Talking Café groups.

Dates: Mondays - 2pm to 3pm at The Community Space, lower level of
Westfield Knox Shopping Centre (near Myer)

Wednesdays - 10am to 11am at The Aussie Vets café, Boronia Mall

Contact: email livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com or call 0457 646 384


LOCATION:
The Community Space, lower level of Westfield Knox Shopping Centre (near Myer)
PHONE:
0457646384
EMAIL:
livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com

Carpet Bowls
Tuesday, April 27, 2021
12:00 NOON - 2:30 PM
Hosted by Ferntree Gully Bowling Club

Learn to play carpet bowls in a safe, indoor social setting. Carpet bowls is played with small bowls on carpets that are much shorter than the outdoor greens. All equipment is provided and small prizes are awarded each week.

Dates: Tuesdays from 13 April 2021 (until the end of winter)
Time: 12pm for a 12.30 pm start (if you have never played before or need a refresher, please arrive at 11.45 am for a quick lesson)
Location: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, 2A Glenfern Road, Ferntree Gully (Free parking)
Cost: $5 per session – pay as you go. Come as often as you like
Contact: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on 9753 5888 (Leave a message for Judy or Gail if you have a query)

To book: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on 9753 5888

Additional Info: Wear flat shoes with a non-slip sole (e.g. runners) and loose fitting clothing suitable for exercise. BYO water bottle. Free tea/coffee and water available. Other drinks at bar prices.


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, 2A Glenfern Road, Ferntree Gully
CONTACT NAME:
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club   
PHONE:
0397535888

Talking Café
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hosted by Living Our Best Life Project

Drop in and purchase a cuppa and join our community connector volunteers for a chat. Some weeks we will have guest speakers talking about their community group or organization. No booking required. Simply drop in at either or both of the Talking Café groups.

Dates: Mondays - 2pm to 3pm at The Community Space, lower level of
Westfield Knox Shopping Centre (near Myer)

Wednesdays - 10am to 11am at The Aussie Vets café, Boronia Mall

Contact: email livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com or call 0457 646 384


LOCATION:
The Aussie Vets café, Boronia Mall
PHONE:
0457646384
EMAIL:
livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com

Exercise Classes
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
12:00 NOON - 1:00 PM
Hosted by Ferntree Gully Bowling Club

This is a fun exercise program focusing on balance, coordination, flexibility, strength and memory. All equipment is provided by the instructor from Rise Health. All abilities are welcome to join in with a friendly group to exercise together.

Dates: Wednesdays
Time: 12 noon for a 12.15pm start to 1.15 pm
Location: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, 2A Glenfern Road, Ferntree Gully
Cost: $5 per session – pay as you go. Come as often as you like
Contact: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on 9753 5888 (Leave a message for Judy if you have a query)

To book: Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on 9753 5888

Additional Info: Wear flat shoes with a non-slip sole (e.g. runners) and loose fitting clothing suitable for exercise. BYO water bottle. Free tea/coffee and water available. Other drinks at bar prices. Reasonably priced bar snacks are available for lunch after the session.


LOCATION:
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, 2A Glenfern Road, Ferntree Gully
CONTACT NAME:
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club   
PHONE:
0397535888

Strategic Planning
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Ideas
Facilitator: The Forever Agenda

This training is held over two sessions and attendance at both is essential. It is strongly recommended that two people from your group/club attend this training.

This two-part Strategic Planning training will assist not-for-profit groups and clubs in Knox to draft a strategic plan and identify the organisation’s priorities and future directions as part of the strategic planning journey. These workshops will provide you with an increased focus on your vision and priorities in response to the ongoing changing environment, as well as ensuring your members are working towards the same goal. Now more than ever it’s important to have a clear plan for your future direction.

Learning outcomes include:

*Develop a draft strategic plan for your organisation including crafting a vision, mission, values and defining key priorities
*Prepare an Action Plan, with specific actions, accountability and dates to be delivered over the coming 1-2 years


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/communitytraining

Body Connect
Thursday, April 29, 2021
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Hosted by Knox City Council with Madeleine Power

You will be guided through body awareness and breathing exercises that will support you to get out of your head and (re)connect with your body. We recommend you sit in a chair during this session. You may like to use a blanket, cushion etc. as required to best support yourself and if possible, ensure you are in a space where you won’t be disturbed.


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Linda Keenahan   
PHONE:
0392988828
EMAIL:
linda.keenahan@knox.vic.gov.au
WEB:
https://www.stickytickets.com.au/H9NCZ

Chess
Thursday, April 29, 2021
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Hosted by Knox Community Chess Enthusiasts

We encourage you to play or learn the tactical game of chess, from beginners to committed players - all ages and abilities are welcome! Skilled players will be on site to offer assistance.

Dates: Thursdays
Time 10.30 am to 5pm
Venue: Westfield Knox Community Space (Westfield Knox Shopping Centre, lower level near Myer)
Contact: Eddie on eddie.atacador@hotmail.com or 0409 417 719


LOCATION:
Westfield Knox Community Space (Westfield Knox Shopping Centre, lower level near Myer)
CONTACT NAME:
Eddie   
PHONE:
0409417719
EMAIL:
eddie.atacador@hotmail.com

Citizenship Ceremony
Thursday, April 29, 2021
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Knox City Council is hosting a Citizenship Ceremony on behalf of the Department of Home Affairs on Thursday 29 April 2021.

Eligible candidates are contacted approx. 3-4 weeks prior to the ceremony by the Department.

Invited candidates will be contacted by Council with ceremony details.


LOCATION:
Knox Civic Centre, 511 Burwood Highway, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
Robyn Sommers   
PHONE:
0392988000
WEB:
https://www.knox.vic.gov.au/citizenship

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