State Rose & Garden Show at Werribee Park this weekend

State Rose & Garden Show at Werribee Park this weekend

Tweet Werribee’s most spectacular floral display is back with the State Rose and Garden Show returning to Werribee Park for its fourth year. Taking place over two huge days this Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th November at Werribee Park’s Victorian State Rose Garden, the show promises to awe and delight with stunning arrangements and a variety of food and entertainment to enjoy as well. Joining the 5,000 roses on display will be a line-up of Australia’s most respected rose experts, including Kim Syrus of Channel 9, SBS plant and produce...

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Winter is coming… to Werribee!

Winter is coming… to Werribee!

Tweet No, we’re not talking about the Games of Thrones Season Finale or the cold snap headed for Melbourne – an exciting new event will take place in the Werribee CBD next week to celebrate the start of Winter! Over two jam-packed days, Watton Street will be taken over be live art performances, a dance party, free family movies and lots and lots of tasty food offerings. Wyndham City and the Wyndham Business and Tourism Association (WBTA) is presenting the events, with Wyndham City Mayor, Cr Adele Hegedich encouraging everyone to rug up,...

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Celebrate the completion of Eagle Stadium

Celebrate the completion of Eagle Stadium

Tweet The new and improved Eagle Stadium is finally ready to be unveiled to the public, after receiving a $47 million injection. Locals are being encouraged to head along and celebrate the completion of the stadium this Sunday, June 19, from noon until 3pm. The special event will feature a Big V Basketball match on the show court, tours of the new fitness facilities, and dodgeball, ultimate frisbee and table tennis demonstrations, allowing locals to discover everything to see and do at one of Wyndham’s biggest sporting destination. The...

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Anzac Day 2016 services in Werribee

Anzac Day 2016 services in Werribee

Tweet This year will mark 100 years of Anzac Day commemorations. Anzac Day is one of Australia’s most important national occasions. It is a day where we remember the Australian and New Zealand forces that landed in Gallipoli on the morning of April 25, 1915. This year a pre-Anzac Day March will be held in Werribee on Sunday, 24 April. The march will start at the Wyndham Cultural Centre, located at 177 Watton Street in Werribee at 2.30pm, and end at the Cenotaph at the corner of Watton Street and Station Place. A wreath laying ceremony at the...

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Supporting the Good Friday Appeal in Werribee

Supporting the Good Friday Appeal in Werribee

Tweet There are many different Easter traditions that are celebrated throughout the Wyndham region, however one of our favourites would have to be the annual Good Friday Appeal, which helps raise much-needed funds for the Royal Children’s Hospital. Each and every year, thousands of volunteers give up their time on Good Friday to go door knocking in their local communities and to hold events that help raise money for this very worthy cause. This popular tradition is now in its 85th year (having begun in 1931) and since then more than $291...

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What’s on this weekend in Wyndham

What’s on this weekend in Wyndham

Tweet Wyndham is getting set for a huge weekend, with 3 major events set to take place including Weerama, Holi Fest and the Multicultural Fiesta. It’s going to be hard to decide which event to go to so we thought we’d provide a quick reference guide to help let you know what’s what. Weerama When: Friday, 18 March 2016 – Sunday, 20 March 2016 Where: Various locations What: The iconic Weerama festival includes a street parade, fireworks, amusements, entertainment and much more. This year’s event takes place across 3 venues over 3...

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