Markets of Frankston

Bonbeach Farmers’ Market: second Sunday of month, 8.30am-12.30pm, Bonbeach Primary        

Emu Plains Market: Saturday, January 5 & Saturday January 19, 3pm-8pm, Emu Plains Reserve, Balnarring

Frankston Makers’ Market: Saturday, December 15, 2-7pm, Young St, Frankston

Frankston Sunday Market: every Sunday 8am-1pm, Sherlock & Hay carpark, Young St, Frankston

Little Beauty Market: Santa Visits: Saturday, December 22, 10am-3pm, Beauty Park, Frankston 

Little Beauty Market: Oz Day Twilight: Saturday, January 26, 3pm–8pm, Beauty Park, Frankston

Mount Eliza Farmers’ Market: Sunday, January 27, 9am-1pm, Mount Eliza Village Green

Pearcedale Farmers’ Market: third Saturday of month, 8am-1pm, Pearcedale Community Centre, Baxter-Tooradin Rd, Pearcedale

Plaza Palooza: every Thursday, 9am-4pm, Langwarrin Plaza, Langwarrin        

Seaford Farmers’ Market: third Sunday of month, 8am-1pm, Broughton St Reserve, Station St, Seaford

Seaford Handmade & Design Market: Twilight Market: Saturday, December 15, 2pm-7pm, Seaford Scout Hall, Seaford

Seaford Handmade & Design Market: Sunday, December 16, 9am-1pm, Seaford Scout Hall, Seaford

Sublime Wellbeing Market: Friday, December 28, 3pm, Rosebud Memorial Hall

The Little Flamingo Design Market: Saturday, December 15, 4pm-8pm, Langwarrin Community Hall, Langwarrin  

WHAT’S ON FREE LISTINGS

TUESDAYS

Mid-afternoon Women’s Workout: every Tues 2-3pm; Frankston South Community & Recreation Centre, 55 Towerhill Rd, Frankston.

Big Bucks Bingo at the Bowl: 7.30pm; prizes vary up to $30k; bar; City of Frankston Bowling Club

Southern Sounds Chorus: every Tues 7pm; ladies who want to learn to sing; no previous exp req; 0438 783 475; St Jude’s Hall, Warrandyte Rd, Langwarrin.

WEDNESDAYS

Weekly Wednesday Walking Group, Gateway Shopping Centre; 230 Cranbourne-Frankston Rd, Langwarrin; 7.45-8.45am

THURSDAYS

Rotary Club of Frankston: 6pm Frankston International Motor Inn, 389 Nepean Highway; visiting Rotarians welcome; secretary.rcf@gmail.com

Open Mic at the Green: every third Thurs; Yamala Bowling Club; free; performers welcome; FB: Open-Mic-At-The-Green

Peninsula Grammar school tours: 9.30am, depart from H.A. Macdonald Pavilion, enter via gate 2 on Wooralla Drive, peninsulagrammar.vic.edu.au, 9788 7777

Free Self-Defence & Anti-Bullying classes for adults & children: Input Fitness Health Club, 224 Cranbourne Rd, Frankston; 5-5.30pm; 9789 3566

FRIDAYS

Mornington Peninsula Astronomical Society: public viewing nights, 8pm first Friday of month; The Briars; bookings essential: mpas.asn.au; 0419 253 252

The Peninsula Jazz Club: third Friday (excl. Dec); Patterson Lakes Community Centre; Thompson Rd; 8-11pm; peninsulajazzclub.com.au; info & bookings, David 9772 6502

SATURDAYS

Frankston Food Swap: swap excess vegies, old jam jars, seedlings or homemade pickles; second Sat of month; 1pm; Coffee on Kareela Café, 53 Kareela Rd, Frankston; all welcome.

Frankston Writers and Poets Society: informal meetings at Frankston Library long room; second Sat of month; 10.30am-1pm

Frankston Writers Block: every second Saturday; 10am-noon; share readings & expertise; morning tea incl; $5; new members welcome; 0468 362 079; Ebdale Community Room, 20 Ebdale St, Frankston

SUNDAYS

Lawn bowls: free bowls tuition; first Sun of month, 10am-noon; City of Frankston Bowling Club; 0418 331 377

Live music: Pop & Selma’s Café, 34 Ranelagh Drive, Mount Eliza

SATURDAY DECEMBER 1 – MONDAY JANUARY 21

Summer Reading Club: receive a reading record & small prizes; register at Frankston, Carrum Downs or Seaford libraries; library.frankston.vic.gov.au, 9784 1020

FRIDAY DECEMBER 14

Denis Walter’s World of Christmas: Frankston Arts Centre, 10.30am & 1.30pm, tickets $21, 9784 1060, thefac.com.au

Somerville Carols by Candlelight: Fruit Growers Reserve, Edward St, Somerville, 5-10pm, free, somervillecarols@gmail.com, 0419 305 593
SUNDAY DECEMBER 16

Lyrebird Community Christmas Festival and Carols: Belvedere Reserve, Seaford, 5-9.30pm

Monday December 17
Parenting Resilient Kids: Mornington Yacht Club, 2 Schnapper Point Drive, Mornington, 7-8pm, free but to book call 5975 7001

SATURDAY DECEMBER 22

Christmas Carols in the Park: special guests Jimmy Giggle, Santa & Superband, Mornington Park, from 5pm


SATURDAY DECEMBER 26 – SUNDAY JANUARY 22
The Mordialloc Christmas Summer Carnival – presented by Smart Amusements: 2pm until late*; Peter Scullin Reserve; free NYE fireworks show 9.30pm; dates&times vary – see smartamusements.com.au

WEDNESDAY JANUARY 2 – FRIDAY JANUARY 25
School Holiday Fun at PARC: Waterslides, Splashtown, aquatic fun + more; PARC Frankston; parcfrankston.com.au
WEDNESDAY JANUARY 2 – SUNDAY FEBRUARY 3

Jurassic Unearthed by Silvers Circus: 90 min circus show, plus free dinosaur exhibit; Bata Show Grounds, 1158 Nepean Hwy, Mornington; silverscircus.com.au

THURSDAY JANUARY 3
Drip Drop Play: Ad Lib Collective, Cruden Farm, Cranhaven Rd, Langwarrin South, 11am-noon or 1-2pm, $20 per child, peninsulafestival.com.au, 0413 448 283

SATURDAY JANUARY 5 & SUNDAY JANUARY 6
Mornington Lions Club Annual Charity Book Fair: Peninsula Community Theatre, Wilsons Rd, Mornington, Sat 9am-5pm & Sun 9am-4pm, Mornington.vic.lions.org.au, 0413 507 000

MONDAY JANUARY 7 – FRIDAY JANUARY 11

Ranelagh Yacht Squadron Kidsail 2019: open to all kids aged 6-12, $300pp non-members welcome, fee incl lunch, awards & activities, 9am start & 3pm pick-up, 9787 0265, ranelagh.com.au
WEDNESDAY JANUARY 9
School Holiday Workshops with Jill Anderson: Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, 10am-noon, ages 5-8, $12, bookings essential, mprg.mornpen.vic.gov.au, 5950 1580

SATURDAY JANUARY 12

Under the Southern Stars: Hastings Foreshore Reserve, tix and show details 13 61 00, underthesouthernstars.com.au or ticketmaster.com.au

TUESDAY JANUARY 15 & WEDNESDAY JANUARY 16
School Holiday Workshops with Jill Anderson: Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, 10am-noon, ages 9-12, $12, bookings essential, mprg.mornpen.vic.gov.au, 5950 1580

FRIDAY JANUARY 18

Mornington Life Saving Club Twilight Swim: Mornington Life Saving Club, Esplanade, Mornington, 5.30-7.30pm, 120m swim $45, morningtonlsc.com.au, 0414 795 627

SUNDAY JANUARY 20

Eastlink Great Australian Rally 2019: rallying for a cure; Cruden Farm, Langwarrin; greataustralianrally.com.au
TUESDAY JANUARY 22 – WEDNESDAY JANUARY 23
Painting for Kids School Holiday Fun: ages 6-16; 9am-11am, or 1pm-3.30pm, bookings ess; $60pp; alihillart.com

SATURDAY FEBRUARY 2
Detox Your Home: Frankston Event: use this service to dispose of common household chemicals; 9am – 3pm; address provided upon registration via sustainability.vic.gov.au/detoxyourhome; 1300 363 744

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 8

Marina Prior: 10.30am & 1.30pm; $21 – add a 2-course lunch $22; Frankston Arts Centre; thefac.com.au; 03 9784 1060

SATURDAY FEBRUARY 9

Mornington Peninsula Blues Festival: Mornington Racecourse, tickets and more information mornpenbluesfest.com

THURSDAY FEBRUARY 14
Artists in conversation — Love in the detail: Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, 5-6.30pm, members $20 and general $25, bookings essential mprg.mornpen.vic.gov.au, 5950 1580

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 15
Adult Watercolour & Wine Workshop: 3hr workshop inc. materials, drinks & nibbles; bookings ess;  $100pp; alihillart.com

SATURDAY FEBRUARY 16 & SUNDAY FEBRUARY 17

The Waterfront Festival: Frankston Waterfront, Frankston, Saturday 11am-10pm & Sunday 11am-6pm

FRIDAY MARCH 1 – SUNDAY MARCH 3

Australian International Air Show: Avalon airport, Geelong, purchase your tickets ticketmaster.com.au/airshow2019, 136 100

SATURDAY MARCH 2

Stellar Short Film Festival: back for 2019; stellarshortfilmfestiva.com.au

Ventanna Street Fiesta: Frankston Arts Precinct, Frankston, noon-8pm

SATURDAY MARCH 16 – SUNDAY MARCH 17

Australian Beach Games: Frankston Waterfront; 11am-10pm; FB: @australianbeachgames

SUNDAY MARCH 17
My Mount Eliza Run + Fun Festival: Mt Eliza Regional Park, Two Bays Rd, Mount Eliza, 7.30am-1pm, mymounteliza.org.au

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