What’s on in the west – December 2018

Summer, school holidays, Santa and so much more! Take a look at our recommendations on how you can keep merry in the west this December!

Ride In2 BMX
1 December

BMX is a sport the whole family can enjoy, so grab the kids, lace up those boots and strap on that helmet! This is your chance to learn from the Wyndham BMX Club’s best riders. Come on down to master some of the basic principles of the sport, as well as meet some new people. Open to all ages and abilities, the only requirement is that you can ride a bike unaided! If you’ve ever wanted to ride, or are looking to start, this is your time to give it a go!

Find out more here

Christmas at the Lake
1 December

The annual Christmas at the Lake is back for its twelfth year at Breezewater Reserve, Sanctuary Lakes. Bring the whole family to enjoy a day of non-stop fun with an array of activities at this vibrant community event. Enjoy the carnival atmosphere that includes an assortment of children’s rides, face painting, an animal farm and stage productions from bands, local schools, professional performers and many more. Make sure you stay until the end for the spectacular fireworks display!

Learn more about this event here

Point Cook Market
2 December

The whole family will have a merry day at the Point Cook Market. Enjoy plenty of yummy food and entertainment while looking fo Christmas gifts at a variety of stalls providing candles, handmade crafts, lollies, baby accessories, jewellery, cards, toys, bath and cosmetics, art and much, much more!

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Open Mic Night
7 December

Calling all youth bands, solo artists, slam poets, freestyle MC’s, because this is the night for you! Showcase your music and network with other like-minded young people. Or, if performing isn’t really your thing, that’s OK, you can enjoy local performances while dancing your heart out at the silent disco. Or, maybe you prefer to sit back and relax in the mini cinema. This is an event that has something for everyone!

Learn more here.

Community Fun Day
8 December

A great day out for all ages. Take part in the many games on offer or bounce around on the jumping castle. There’s also a free sausage sizzle and live performances. Whatever your mood, there’s something for everyone at the Community Fun Day at Connect City Church.

Find out more about this event here. 

Tarneit Night Market

Enjoy a summer evening out supporting local businesses at the Tarneit Night Market. Enjoy delicious food, browse some of the best local handmade crafts, relax and listen to music on the grounds of the Penrose Promenade Community Centre, or enjoy the Moonlight Cinema proudly brought to you by the Wyndham Youth Services.

Find out more here. 

15 December

Have a splashing good time at the Aqua Fun Park! Grab your friends and bounce, slide and splash your way over the bridges, down the slides onto the trampoline and through the hamster wheel ad this action-packed water adventure event

More details here. 

Santa’s dropping into Windermere
16 December

Santa’s busy preparing for Christmas and will be stopping off at the Windermere Sales Gallery to collect Christmas wish lists and give a little gift to the children who are there to welcome him. Grab a bite to eat, get your photo taken with Santa and enjoy a day filled with Christmas festivities Windermere-style!

Learn more about this event and register here.