The weather is looking good for the weekend and as always, there's lots of great activities on in the local area. Here are our top picks...
Red Hill Fire Brigade Fundraiser - Community Auction | Friday 21st of February from 3:00 PM @ Many Little 2-5, 159 Shoreham Rd, Red Hill South
Many Little have been working closely with the Red Hill Fire Brigade and volunteers, with the hope to raise at least $125,000 through a major fund raising lunch & auction. These critical funds aim to support the much needed upgrades to our local station and equipment in Mechanics Road, Red Hill.
We'd love for you all to join us at the community auction where we will continue to fund raise and listen to our local authorities talk about the community fire safe plans and challenges.
Everyone is welcome to join us at this community event.
Event Auctioneer : Martin Gallon, another Red Hill local and member of the Red Hill Fire Brigade, previously Managing Director of Sotheby's Australia. Charity auctioneer for Save the Children, Opera Australia and many others. Martin recently acted as auctioneer for Sotheby's in the sales of property from Dame Nellie Melba and Russell Crowe.
Afterwards grab a drink from the bar and enjoy music kindly donated by musician Aaron Speed from 4 - 4:15 pm.
Date: Friday 21st February, 2020
Time: 3:00 pm talk, 3:30 pm auction starts
Venue: Many Little, 159 Shoreham Road, Red Hill, 3937
FUNDRAISING TARGET: $125,000.00
This event is designed to galvanise the local community around our local brigade and acknowledge the amazing volunteer work they do for our Red Hill.
There has never been a more poignant moment to encourage us to pull together as a community to ensure we have the services and skills locally to protect our beautiful country and community for years to come.
Peninsula Bushfire Relief Concert at Southern Peninsula Arts Centre | 21 February 2020, from 7:30 PM @ 245 Eastbourne Road, Rosebud
CHOCOLATE STARFISH will be playing a special bushfire benefit gig at the Southern Peninsula Arts Centre, Rosebud Secondary College, to raise money for communities devastated by the unprecedented fires.
In the spirit of giving generously, you can choose your own ticket price, starting at $35. 100% of all ticket sales will be donated to GERF- Gippsland Emergency Relief Fund.
Local favourites, the Nola Lauch Band, will be supporting.
Let's dig deep and come together in a show of love and support for all those impacted.
Doors open 7pm. Cash bar (Bar takings will also be donated to the relief effort.)
This is an allocated seating event. Bookings essential. Contact venue for details.
Rock the Boat 2020 - Searoad Ferries | 22 February 2020 from 8:00 PM @ Sorrento Pier, Esplanade, Sorrento
Sail from Sorrento and put your party hat on for our summer sunset series - Rock the Boat 2020. Enjoy live music throughout the evening whilst sailing beautiful Port Phillip Bay aboard Searoad Ferries.
Start the night with a welcome drink and watch the sunset. Enjoy the continuous canapes served throughout the evening and don't forget to check out the twinkling coastal lights from inside or on the outside decks. The main event is in the lounge area with plenty of seating and room to dance. Get your dancing shoes on and bring your friends for a great summers evening event.
- 3-hour bay sail
- Live music
- Welcome drink
- Continuous canapes
- Drinks at bar prices
Price $129 per person. Contact venue for details.
Ice Cream Festival @ Mornington Peninsula Chocolaterie | February 12-23 @ Mornington Peninsula Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery 45 Cook Street, Flinders
For 12 indulgent days this February 12 - 23, 2020 a selection of exciting flavours will be churned by our European Chocolatiers.
Lick or spoon your way through 144 flavours of gelato, sorbets and froyos with 12 amazing flavours introduced every day of the festival.
Ice cream enthusiasts can also get a 'behind the scenes' scoop at specially scheduled tasting sessions each day of the Festival.
Ice cream experts will host 40 minute tastings and provide samples of 12 different flavours for just $20 per person in a private tasting area.
Bookings are essential. Contact venue for details.
We'd like to thank the above organisations for putting on great local events for the community, thank you to the great people at Visit Mornington Peninsula for helping to showcase the great events that happen around us. We are in no way affiliated with any of the above businesses or events we just like to help keep our local community informed of some of the great activities on in our beautiful pocket of the world. If you have an upcoming event that you would like us to feature please let us know ---- > CONTACT US