Calendar of local events

 

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Become a junior chocolatier 09:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 8 @ 09:00 – 09:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 10:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 8 @ 10:00 – 10:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 11:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 8 @ 11:00 – 11:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 12:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 8 @ 12:00 – 12:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 13:30
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 8 @ 13:30 – 14:15
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 14:30
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 8 @ 14:30 – 15:15
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
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Become a junior chocolatier 09:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 9 @ 09:00 – 09:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 10:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 9 @ 10:00 – 10:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 11:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 9 @ 11:00 – 11:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 12:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 9 @ 12:00 – 12:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 13:30
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 9 @ 13:30 – 14:15
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 14:30
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 9 @ 14:30 – 15:15
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
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Cook Indian by the creek – kids special 11:00
Cook Indian by the creek – kids special @ Private address
Jan 10 @ 11:00 – 12:30
Menu: samosa. See their Facebook page for more details. Cook Indian by the creek came into existence with the idea of breaking the myth that Indian cooking is complex and difficult to nail. In each [...]
The Beet Retreat – healthy vegan cooking class (gluten free) 18:30
The Beet Retreat – healthy vegan cooking class (gluten free) @ The Beet Retreat
Jan 10 @ 18:30 – 20:30
Learn how to create healthy, practical, everyday vegan dishes that look as good as they taste.
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Nuka zuke – rice bran pickling 11:00
Nuka zuke – rice bran pickling @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jan 11 @ 11:00 – 13:00
Nuka zuke is a famous Japanese fermented pickling technique using rice bran. In this workshop, you will make your own Nuka medium/bedding so that you can keep pickling at home for years and years! Book [...]
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Shio koji making and cooking 11:00
Shio koji making and cooking @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jan 12 @ 11:00 – 13:30
Shio koji is a Japanese fermented seasoning made with rice koji (cooked rice that has been inoculated with the fungus Aspergillus oryzae). Book by email ([email protected]).
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The Beet Retreat – healthy vegan cooking class (4 hour; gluten free) 12:00
The Beet Retreat – healthy vegan cooking class (4 hour; gluten free) @ The Beet Retreat
Jan 13 @ 12:00 – 16:00
Learn how to create healthy, practical, everyday vegan dishes that look as good as they taste.
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Cook Indian by the creek – kids special 11:00
Cook Indian by the creek – kids special @ Private address
Jan 14 @ 11:00 – 12:30
Menu: seekh kebab rolls. See their Facebook page for more details. Cook Indian by the creek came into existence with the idea of breaking the myth that Indian cooking is complex and difficult to nail. [...]
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Become a junior chocolatier 09:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 15 @ 09:00 – 09:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 10:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 15 @ 10:00 – 10:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 11:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 15 @ 11:00 – 11:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 12:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 15 @ 12:00 – 12:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 13:30
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 15 @ 13:30 – 14:15
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 14:30
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 15 @ 14:30 – 15:15
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
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Become a junior chocolatier 09:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 16 @ 09:00 – 09:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 10:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 16 @ 10:00 – 10:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 11:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 16 @ 11:00 – 11:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 12:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 16 @ 12:00 – 12:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 13:30
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 16 @ 13:30 – 14:15
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 14:30
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 16 @ 14:30 – 15:15
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
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Cook Indian by the creek 17:30
Cook Indian by the creek @ Private address
Jan 17 @ 17:30 – 19:15
Menu: street food (chaat) and gulaab jamun. See their Facebook page for more details. Cook Indian by the creek came into existence with the idea of breaking the myth that Indian cooking is complex and [...]
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Guided tours of The Plummery 10:00
Guided tours of The Plummery
Jan 19 @ 10:00 – 11:00
The tour will take place three times, at 10am, midday and 2pm. You will explore Kat Lavers’ permaculture kitchen garden to learn about getting abundance from small urban garden spaces. The 280 square metre block [...]
Guided tours of The Plummery 12:00
Guided tours of The Plummery
Jan 19 @ 12:00 – 13:00
The tour will take place three times, at 10am, midday and 2pm. You will explore Kat Lavers’ permaculture kitchen garden to learn about getting abundance from small urban garden spaces. The 280 square metre block [...]
Best of 2018 masterclass 12:30
Best of 2018 masterclass @ 3 Ravens Brewery
Jan 19 @ 12:30 – 14:30
What you will learn: Taste your way through the The 3 Ravens range under the guidance of one of their brewery team. See behind the scenes of a fully functioning craft brewery. Learn The 3 [...]
Guided tours of The Plummery 14:00
Guided tours of The Plummery
Jan 19 @ 14:00 – 15:00
The tour will take place three times, at 10am, midday and 2pm. You will explore Kat Lavers’ permaculture kitchen garden to learn about getting abundance from small urban garden spaces. The 280 square metre block [...]
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Local Sustainability Fair (Ringwood) 10:00
Local Sustainability Fair (Ringwood) @ Central Ringwood Community Centre
Jan 20 @ 10:00 – 13:00
The food-related stalls will include: Book a Chook; Ben’s Bees; Crema Joe; Eastern Region Food Co-op; Food is Free, Ringwood East; Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap; Sustainable Pathways; Tables Community Garden; Telopea Mtn Permaculture & Nursery; [...]
Murundaka Cohousing Community’s garden 10:00
Murundaka Cohousing Community’s garden
Jan 20 @ 10:00 – 11:00
This communal garden is managed and maintained by the 20 households that are members of the Murundaka Cohousing Community. The space mixes productive and ornamental gardening with social spaces for the families who live at [...]
Spoke and Spade – guided tour 10:00
Spoke and Spade – guided tour
Jan 20 @ 10:00 – 11:00
The tour will take place three times, at 10am, midday and 2pm. This is an urban farm tour the size of your lawn in organic food production and selling veggie boxes. Sim from Spoke & [...]
Spoke and Spade – guided tour 12:00
Spoke and Spade – guided tour
Jan 20 @ 12:00 – 13:00
The tour will take place three times, at 10am, midday and 2pm. This is an urban farm tour the size of your lawn in organic food production and selling veggie boxes. Sim from Spoke & [...]
The Beet Retreat – healthy vegan cooking class (4 hour; gluten free) 12:00
The Beet Retreat – healthy vegan cooking class (4 hour; gluten free) @ The Beet Retreat
Jan 20 @ 12:00 – 16:00
Learn how to create healthy, practical, everyday vegan dishes that look as good as they taste.
Spoke and Spade – guided tour 14:00
Spoke and Spade – guided tour
Jan 20 @ 14:00 – 15:00
The tour will take place three times, at 10am, midday and 2pm. This is an urban farm tour the size of your lawn in organic food production and selling veggie boxes. Sim from Spoke & [...]
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Cook Indian by the creek 17:00
Cook Indian by the creek @ Private address
Jan 21 @ 17:00 – 19:00
Menu: South Indian (dosa, sambhar and tomato garlic chutney). See their Facebook page for more details. Cook Indian by the creek came into existence with the idea of breaking the myth that Indian cooking is [...]
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Become a junior chocolatier 09:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 22 @ 09:00 – 09:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 10:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 22 @ 10:00 – 10:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 11:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 22 @ 11:00 – 11:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 12:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 22 @ 12:00 – 12:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 13:30
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 22 @ 13:30 – 14:15
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 14:30
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 22 @ 14:30 – 15:15
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
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Become a junior chocolatier 09:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 23 @ 09:00 – 09:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 10:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 23 @ 10:00 – 10:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Emma Grace – beeswax wraps 10:00
Emma Grace – beeswax wraps @ Richmond Library
Jan 23 @ 10:00 – 12:00
You will learn how to make and maintain their own beeswax wraps for keeping food fresh and hygienic without the use of single-use plastics such as cling-wrap. You will leave with two ready-to-use wraps. Bookings [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 11:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 23 @ 11:00 – 11:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 12:00
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 23 @ 12:00 – 12:45
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 13:30
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 23 @ 13:30 – 14:15
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
Become a junior chocolatier 14:30
Become a junior chocolatier @ Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Jan 23 @ 14:30 – 15:15
In a 45 minute ‘parent-free zone’, children aged 6–12 years can learn from their chocolatiers how to make their very own chocolate creations. Includes personalised badge, chef’s hat and apron, graduation certificate plus take home [...]
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The Beet Retreat – healthy vegan cooking class (gluten free) 18:30
The Beet Retreat – healthy vegan cooking class (gluten free) @ The Beet Retreat
Jan 24 @ 18:30 – 20:30
Learn how to create healthy, practical, everyday vegan dishes that look as good as they taste.
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Cooking for all abilities (10 sessions) 10:00
Cooking for all abilities (10 sessions) @ Span Community House
Jan 29 @ 10:00 – 12:30
On Tuesdays from 29th January to 2nd April (10 weeks), 10am-12.30pm. Facilitator: Catherine Donnelley. Learn cooking skills in this hands on and demonstration class. Using fresh seasonal ingredients and garden produce, learn planning, preparation and [...]
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Heidi garden club 10:00
Heidi garden club @ Heide Museum of Modern Art (Heide I kitchen garden)
Jan 30 @ 10:00 – 12:00
A monthly (last Wednesday of the month) gathering of like-minded people who enjoy chatting about all things garden, in particular productive gardening. Set in the Heide I kitchen garden, join them for a chat and [...]
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Introduction to gardening (10 sessions) 12:30
Introduction to gardening (10 sessions) @ Span Community House
Jan 31 @ 12:30 – 14:30
On Thursdays from 31st January to 4th April (10 weeks), 12.30-2.30pm. Facilitator: Audrey Beard, East Preston Community Centre. Do you wish you could grow your own food but you’re not sure where to start? In [...]
The Beet Retreat – healthy vegan cooking class (gluten free) 18:30
The Beet Retreat – healthy vegan cooking class (gluten free) @ The Beet Retreat
Jan 31 @ 18:30 – 20:30
Learn how to create healthy, practical, everyday vegan dishes that look as good as they taste.