Newsletter | #352 | What's On this Week

Newsletter | #352 | What's On this Week

Newsletter | #352 | What's On this Week
MELBOURNE | Tuesday 1st October to Monday 7th October 2013

This Week, the golden girls and boys get to paint the town red as the Victorian Seniors Festival kicks off its program of events with a free celebration at Federation Square.

Docklands Arts, Laughs & Blues Festival presents a great line up of performers along with a special day for the whole family, while the City of Hume gets its groove on with their tenth annual Music Festival.

Also, for those already feeling the post-AFL lull, Geelong will be hosting the Australian Masters Games with a whopping program of over 50 sporting events!

Have a great week in Melbourne!

Workshop your look at Eastland Shopping Centre!

Eastland Shopping Centre Eastland Shopping Centre will be offering three days of fashion events in centre. Along with FREE Style Workshops where you'll learn all you need to know when it comes to working with new season trends, there'll also be FREE Perfume Masterclasses and Yarra Valley Racing Fashions on the Field Heat 1.
When: October 11 to 13

WIN Prizes!!
You can also win a share in over $6,000 in prizes with Fashions On The Field, plus the first 100 to register will receive a FREE goodie bag valued at over $50!

Plus don't miss out on your chance to collect a FREE OPI Nail Polish (valued at $19.95), simply RSVP to the Style Workshop event on Eastland's Facebook page and collect in centre on the day!

Seniors are Doing it for Themselves

Victorian Seniors Festival Victorian Seniors Festival presents a great program of free and low-cost events held at venues cross Victoria and at the festival hub of Melbourne Town Hall. Celebrating the golden years and how to make the most of them, the festival includes exhibitions, live music, workshops, special displays and much more.
When: October 6 to 13
Celebration Day at Fed Square: Sunday October 6
Also See: Seniors Film Festival

Have a Laugh at Docklands

Docklands Arts, Laughs & Blues Festival Docklands Arts, Laughs & Blues Festival presents a program of cabaret, live music, comedy and special family events. With the festival hub, Wonderland Spiegeltent playing host to the Comedy Gala Spectacular, there's also a great line up of performers and a Festival Day with fun attractions for young and old.
When: Until October 6

Hume Festival Of Music Hume Festival Of Music, celebrating its 10th year, offers a great program of concerts at various venues that showcase diverse music styles and traditions, with many events free or low cost. This year's festival offers its biggest program of events yet with guests that include headline artists Kate Ceberano and Debra Byrne.
When: October 3 to 13

Steam Heat

Echuca Heritage Family Festival Echuca Heritage Family Festival celebrates the history and heritage of a bygone era with a showcase of exhibitions and hands on demonstrations that include working steam engines, paddlesteamers, yesteryear items and vintage vehicles, all within the heart of Echuca's heritage precinct in a family friendly environment.
When: Saturday & Sunday, October 5 & 6

Fancy a Drop?

Heathcote Wine & Food Festival Heathcote Wine & Food Festival is a foodie's feast of events and attractions with more than 45 wineries at hand to showcase their goods at Heathcote Showgrounds. Along with food and produce exhibitors, festival highlights include wine tasting seminars, live music performances and entertainment for children.
When: Saturday & Sunday, October 5 & 6

Rising Stars

ABC Symphony Australia Young Performers Awards ABC Symphony Australia Young Performers Awards will be presented for the first time as a 'mini-festival' this year with a program of 7 public concerts and 3 competition rounds including recital, chamber music and concerto performances. With performances held at the ABC Southbank Centre, the concerts are free to attend.
When: October 4, 5, 9 & 12

This Space for Rent

RENT The Musical RENT The Musical, presented by Panorama Theatre Company, brings to life the hit rock musical that tells the story of impoverished young artists and musicians struggling to survive and create in New York's Lower East Side in the thriving days of Bohemian Alphabet City. It's held at Frankston Arts Centre.
When: Thursday to Sunday, October 3 to 6

Guys and Dolls Guys and Dolls, performed by CLOC Musical Theatre, is the much-loved musical theatre fable based on the colourful stories of Damon Runyon. Performed at the National Theatre in St Kilda, the 1940s tale of hilarity, joy and old-fashioned romance, features well known songs such as "Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Boat".
When: October 4 to 19 - Various Dates


Oktoberfest Oktoberfest returns to Melbourne's European Bier Cafe with a celebration of beer, food and music. Embracing the spirit of the traditional German Beer festival, the special nights will include a live Oompah band performing, the very best in German cuisine, Bretzels and plenty of bier specials on offer by the stein.
When: Fridays, October 4 & 11

At Your Leisurefest

Melbourne Leisurefest Melbourne Leisurefest, held at Springvale's Sandown Racecourse, is an enormous expo that showcases a wide range of RV, Camping, Boating and Off Road vehicles. Along with the popular Off Road and vehicle testing tracks, the expo's also a great chance to find the latest in outdoor adventure accessories.
When: Thursday to Sunday, October 3 to 6

Rough Diamonds

International Netball Test Series International Netball Test Series

Australian Diamonds v NZ Silver Ferns

Monday October 7 - 8pm
Rod Laver Arena

Australian Masters Games Australian Masters Games offers more than 50 sports held across venues in the City of Greater Geelong where sports enthusiasts and competitors from all walks of life from across Australia will gather to celebrate the spirit of sports and fun in a program of competitive events, entertainment, activities and much more.
When: October 5 to 12

More Sports Events HERE

Good for What Ails Ya!

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