What’s On Locally

NOTE:
This list will be fully resumed at the conclusion of COVID-19 restrictions.
Please confirm directly with the event organisers before attending, or check the Victorian Health website for advice.

Discover Whitehorse this Australia Day

Whitehorse News – January 2021

Tuesday 26 January

Explore your local area this Australia Day, with a range of free activities and trails available across Whitehorse. Due to COVID-19 restrictions limiting large gatherings, the Australia Day Concert and Fireworks will not be held this year.

Parks

There will be pop-up performances and activities happening at some of our most loved parks over the Australia Day weekend.

There will be acoustic musicians, ice-cream trucks and sausage sizzles. Please visit our Festival Season webpage for more information.

Whitehorse has a range of parklands to explore, so enjoy the beauty of nature in a place that you’ve been meaning to visit,
or simply head to your regular spot.

The Waverley Film Society 7:45pm, St John’s Uniting Church Hall Virginia St. Mt Waverley.

Wed. 10 Feb Knives Out. Mystery. US 130 min Col. 2019. Daniel Craig, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Collette. A renowned crime novelist is found dead at his estate. The inquisitive debonair detective, Benoit Blanc, is enlisted to investigate.

Wed. 10 Mar Oddball True story comedy. Aus. 91 min Col. 2015.  Shane Jacobson, Sarah Snook, Alan Tudyk, Deborah Mailman, Kai. Oddball is lovable, loyal, and quite a handful, but he is a troublemaker. His owner Swampy Marsh suggests he could be trained to protect endangered penguins on the nearby island.

Wed. 14 Apr Chocolat Drama. UK 121 min Col. 2000. Juliette Binoche, Lena Olin, Johnny Depp, Judi Dench. A woman and her daughter open a chocolate shop in a French village and cause a stir.

Wed. 12 May The Duchess Bio. UK 106 min Col. 2008. Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes. The story of the life of Georgina, Duchess of Devonshire, known for her high-profile political views and personal life.

Open in City of Boroondara
Boroondara Farmers Market
Boroondara Tennis Centre
Freeway Golf Course
Parks and Gardens
Playgrounds
Public Toilets
Outdoor gym equipment
Outdoor pools at Ashburton Pool & Recreation Centre; Boroondara Sports Complex and Hawthorn Aquatic & Leisure Centre
Skate & BMX parks

Open in City of Whitehorse
Morack Public Golf Course and Driving Range
Skate park
Outdoor tennis courts
Bowling greens
Aqualink Box Hill and Aqualink Nunawading. Pre-book all sessions.
Sportlink for court and casual hoops bookings, 18 years and younger. 
Libraries – up to 10 visitors for 30 minutes. Reserve items before visiting.