Coburg Lake Reserve

Here’s our list for what’s on in the North this week!

Friday 14 July

The Finder’s Keepers Market. Held at the Royal Exhibition Building, there will be over 250 independent art and design stalls. Find some lovely local makers from Melbourne, as well as talented favourites from all around Australia. There will also be food and beverage stalls, live music, two bars, three stations serving fresh coffee and Melbourne’s favourite Food Trucks.

The Wind in the Willows. A charming, classic tale of adventure and discovery, in a brand new one-man adaptation at the Darebin Arts and Entertainment Centre. Join Ratty, Mole, Badger and the incorrigible Mr. Toad on their journeys, trials and misadventures around the river, the Wild Woods and beyond. Featuring a magical set with plenty of surprises throughout, and playful costuming and props.

Kids kaleidoscope making workshop. Held at the Preston market, learn the art of making your own Kaleidoscope that you can take home to keep. No bookings required, first come, first serve.

Coffee Festival at The Food Truck Park. Celebrating international coffee in all it’s fine forms, plus a variety of gourmet food trucks.

Melbourne Magic Festival. There will be over 60 magicians from all over Australia including special kids shows.

Saturday 15 July

Plenty Ranges Arts and Convention Centre – family movie night. Celebrate all things dinosaur with indoor dinosaur themed mini golf, a reptile roaming area and Jurassic World on the big screen.

The Finder’s Keepers Market. Held at the Royal Exhibition Building, there will be over 250 independent art and design stalls. Find some lovely local makers from Melbourne, as well as talented favourites from all around Australia. There will also be food and beverage stalls, live music, two bars, three stations serving fresh coffee and Melbourne’s favourite Food Trucks.

The Wind in the Willows. A charming, classic tale of adventure and discovery, in a brand new one-man adaptation at the Darebin Arts and Entertainment Centre. Join Ratty, Mole, Badger and the incorrigible Mr. Toad on their journeys, trials and misadventures around the river, the Wild Woods and beyond. Featuring a magical set with plenty of surprises throughout, and playful costuming and props.

Writing Workshop with Samantha Wheeler. Held at The Little Bookroom. Suitable for ages 7-11 years.

Coburg Farmer’s Market. Held at the Coburg North Primary School, there is always a great supply of fresh vegetables, seasonal fruits, nuts & oils, meats, eggs, bread, cheeses, cakes, pies, sweet treats, wine, and cider. See our review here.

Coffee Festival at The Food Truck Park. Celebrating international coffee in all it’s fine forms, plus a variety of gourmet food trucks.

Melbourne Magic Festival. There will be over 60 magicians from all over Australia including special kids shows.

Bastille Day French Festival. A celebration of French culture including French products, food and drinks, conferences, workshops, art exhibition, live performances, masterclasses, a kids’ area and great raffle prizes to be won.

The Fitzroy Market. Held at the Fitzroy Primary School, there are 65 stalls consisting of all things second hand, vintage and hand-made plus some delicious food.

A Taste of Peru. Held at the Brunswick Town Hall, indulge in Peruvian cuisine plus listen to the acoustic melodies of Peruvian criollo music and dance the night away to chicha, cumbia, salsa, bachata and reggaeton.

Fairfield farmer’s market. Held at Fairfield Primary School, purchase all your fresh food direct from the producers.

Sunday 16 July

The Finder’s Keepers Market. Held at the Royal Exhibition Building, there will be over 250 independent art and design stalls. Find some lovely local makers from Melbourne, as well as talented favourites from all around Australia. There will also be food and beverage stalls, live music, two bars, three stations serving fresh coffee and Melbourne’s favourite Food Trucks.

Spanish Food and Wine Festival. Held at Welcome to Thornbury. Enjoy the best of Spain with sangria, paella, churros and more!

Coffee Festival at The Food Truck Park. Celebrating international coffee in all it’s fine forms, plus a variety of gourmet food trucks.

Bastille Day French Festival. A celebration of French culture including French products, food and drinks, conferences, workshops, art exhibition, live performances, masterclasses, a kids’ area and great raffle prizes to be won.