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Free Heritage Walking Tours

3rd March to 30th May

Step back in time and unlock the secrets of Williamstown with free guided heritage walking tours. Held every Tuesday  and Friday at 11.45am. Meet at the Hobsons Bay Visitor Information Centre, Commonwealth Reserve, Nelson Place, Williamstown.  
For further information, call 9932 4310 or book directly on http://www.hobsonsbaytickets.com.au/

Cherry Lake Market                                                                                                 

3rd April

Held beside Cherry Lake, Millers Road Altona.  For further information contact Lions Club of Altona Inc. Rick 9398 3946 or Ken 9749 3408

 

OZACT Presents Shakespeare's Macbeth

8th and 9th April

 

Ozact, Australia's leading environmental theatre company perform Williams Shakespeare's Macbeth in the stunning surrounds of the Williamstown Botanic Gardens.  For bookings, call 0419 330 516 or visit www.ozact.com

 

Farmers Market

9th April

Held in the Robertson Reserve, Cole Street, Williamstown from 9am - 1pm. http://www.rfm.net.au/

Finnish Festival

Friday 14 April - Sunday 16 April

Finnish Hall, Pier Street, Altona Theatre, JK Grant Reserve, Altona

A celebration of Finnish communities around Australia with sporting, cultural activities, performances and workshops.  For further information visit www.fsmelbourne.com.au. https://www.facebook.com/suomipaivat/Contact: secretary@fsmelbourne.com.au  

 

Craft Market

16th April

Held in the Commonwealth Reserve, Nelson Place, Williamstown from 10am - 4pm. http://www.williamstowncraftmarket.com.au/

National Trust Heritage Festival

16th April to 29th May

At various locations throughout Hobsons Bay and Victoria.  For more information please visit http://www.nationaltrustfestival.org.au/ or call 9656 9870.

When I Was Five by Jeff Baron

Thursday 20 April to Saturday 6 May

Williamstown Little Theatre, 2-4 Albert Street, Williamstown

From the acclaimed author and the same directing team of Visiting Mr. Green  (VDL awarded Best Production 2015) comes another warm, humorous, emotional journey of discovery and self-acceptance.An Australian Premiere. Wlt.org.au

Farmers Market

23rd April 

Held at The John Morley Reserve, The Strand, Williamstown from 9am - 2pm. http://www.rfm.net.au/

Anzac commemorations                                             

Sunday 23  April – Commemoration Services, Tuesday 25 April - Dawn Services - various locations and times.       

For more information, visit www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au

Arts at Your Doorstep presents Yana Alana Covered

 

Thursday 27 April 7:30 pm

 

Williamstown Mechanics Institute, 5 Electra Street, Williamstown
A very special performance for those of us yearning for Yana to bare her soul. Joined by Tha Paranas featuring Bec Matthews and Louise Goh with songs made famous by Nina Simone, Tom Waits, Shirley Bassey, Laurie Anderson and Joy Division. Warnings: Strong language – Recommended for 15+ (parental caution advised).  Bookings via www.hobsonsbaytickets.com.au

 

Block Party Woods and Lohse Streets, Laverton


Sunday 30 April  11am to 4pm                                                                    

Free art workshops, great food, live music, and much more. In and around the Woods Street Arts Space and Mesh Mash pop up shop, Lohse and Woods Streets, Laverton.
For more information, visit www.facebook.com/woodsstreetarts

 

Mesh Mash Guest Artist Workshop with Donna Jackson

Sunday 30 April

Mesh Mash, 54 Woods St, Laverton

Artist Director of the Art and Industry Festival, Donna Jackson is inspired by our local industry. In this workshop you will explore the industrial heritage and environment of Hobsons Bay through drawing and sketching architectural forms. This workshop coincides with Woods and Lohse Block Party. For more information, go to: www.meshmashdesign.com.au

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 







For feedback and comments please contact the Tourism Officer at Hobsons Bay City Council on (03) 9932 1000 email visitorinformation@hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au