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Local Artist Commission

In the coming months, Frankston Arts Centre will be producing a published anthology of stories, titled ‘Stories at the End of the Line’. The publication will be an A5 softcover, professionally printed and available for loan and sale. The publication is an anthology of stories, written and submitted by members of the local community, about the […]

St Kilda Film Festival – online!

Movie careers begin at the largest annual festival of Australian short films – which is now available online! In 2019, the St Kilda Film Festival moved to winter. In 2020, the festival moved online. Yes, despite the physical closure of theatres, the Australia’s biggest short film festival will still run this year thanks to the […]

Frankston City Libraries deliver popular authors virtually

Frankston City Libraries is one of the first library services in Victoria to be hosting virtual author talks with popular authors every week during the forced closure of libraries across the state. Frankston City Mayor, Sandra Mayer, said it was great to see Frankston CityLibraries move their community lounge room online. “Our libraries have always […]

Solar and Battery Information Night – Online

Please note: This event will proceed as an online webinar. Please register your spot below to take part. With solar becoming more affordable than ever, there’s never been a better time to consider solar power and battery storage for your home. Join this free information session to find out whether solar and batteries are right for […]

Frankston Vinyl Record Market

Saturday 21 March will see a real treat for Frankston City shoppers, with a vinyl record market popping up in the newly redeveloped Station Street Mall. This exciting new event is presented as part of Council’s Place Activation Program, which aims to activate areas within the city centre, to encourage more people to venture in […]

ON NOW! Mornington Great Outdoor and 4X4 Expo

The Great Outdoor and 4X4 Expo is open for business today at the Mornington Racecourse. With everything from the latest Caravans, Motorhomes, Campervans and Campertrailers to the full range of 4WD vehicles and accessories, this years’ event stands have been bigger and better. There’s boats and boating accessories, fishing gear and everything and anything necessary for camping […]

Mornington Peninsula Record Fair

The Mornington Peninsula’s very own local Record Fair is coming to Kirks on the Esplanade this labour day long weekend! Save the date, Saturday March 7th for a fantastic fair with quality, hand-picked sellers and thousands of records of every genre. DJ spinning great tracks. Come for the crate digging, stay for the food and […]

Ventana – Frankston’s Latin Arts Festival 2020

Latin America – Italy – Portugal – Spain Immerse yourself in Latin American, Portuguese, Spanish and Italian cultures throughout the day with delicious BBQs, street food, music, dance performances and workshops for the entire family to enjoy, while roaming the unique craft stalls. HIGHLIGHTS – Something for everyone! Celebrating Wellbeing Carnival Parade Bar Español, the Spanish […]

A Mile in My Shoes

A Mile in My Shoes is an exhibition created by Empathy Museum and presented by Arts Centre Melbourne. It gives visitors a chance to walk around inside a giant shoe box, borrow other people’s shoes and listen to stories from their lives. As part of Ventana Fiesta, A Mile in My Shoes is on loan to the Frankston Arts […]

Host a Neighbour Day Event in 2020

Neighbour Day: Sunday 29 March 2020 Neighbour Day is Australia’s annual celebration of community, encouraging people to connect with those who live in their neighbourhood. The principal aim of Neighbour Day is to build better relationships with the people who live around us, especially the elderly and vulnerable. Neighbours are important because good relationships with […]