Email details of events to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fri-Sun, March 22-24
2019 Wonthaggi International Film Festival: Wonthaggi Cinema. Tickets at the box office. Adults $15, children, concession and BCFFG members $10.
Sat, March 23, 5pm
Ensemble Goya: In concert at the Cowes Cultural Centre. Featuring Alexander Waite on piano, Marisa Hatibi on violin and Belinda Bolger on clarinet playing works by Beethoven, Kovac and Bartok. Tickets on sale at the door.
Clayworkers studio: Rescue Station Arts, West Area Road, Wonthaggi. Classes suitable for all skill levels. Also offering studio access sessions for experienced ceramic artists and potters. Details, bookings at trybooking.com/eventlist/clayworkers or 0473 912 704.
Feb 19-April 1
Jackie Moss exhibits: ArtSpace Wonthaggi.
Warren Nicholls exhibition: Sky Land Sea. Meeniyan Art Gallery. The official opening is on Sunday, April 5, at 2pm.
Sun, April 7, 2pm
Concordia Mandolin and Guitar Ensemble: St Johns Church, Cowes.
Friday, May 10, 6.30 pm for 7pm
Climate action film screening: Accelerate. Wonthaggi Baptist Church. Includes panel discussion and supper. Hosted by Bass Coast Climate Action Network. RSVP to email@example.com.
Archies Bald Portrait Prize: Inaugural portrait and sculptural exhibition at Archies Creek Hall. Capture a person bald through chemotherapy, alopecia, shaving, genes, just born or simply a vision of what someone would look like without hair. Proceeds to the Cancer Council. Inquiries, entries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
1st Sat, 7-11pm, doors open 5.30pm
Coronet Bay Unplugged: Open mic night of good entertainment. Coronet Bay Hall, 39A Gellibrand St. Entry $2. Acts limited to 15 mins. Performers and audience of all ages welcome. Inquiries: Wayne on 5956 6454 or email@example.com.
2nd Saturday 8-10am
Cape Woolamai Coast Action: Foreshore planting and maintenance working bees, February-November. Meeting at Cottesloe Ave Cape Woolamai or Phone Kate 0427 554 635, capewoolamaicoastaction
Second Saturday, 9.30am
Wonthaggi produce and seed swap: Swap home-grown produce and seeds or anything homemade, make new friends, share gardening tips. Wonthaggi Harvest Centre (behind Big W, next to Dan Murphy's). Inquiries: Bron 5674 6454 or 0432 281 006.
2nd Sunday, 2-5pm
South Gippsland Jazz Society:
Inverloch RSL. Lovers of jazz welcome. For more information contact President Neville Drummond 5674 2166.
2nd Monday, 10am
Probus Club of San Remo: Newhaven Public Hall. Visitors and prospective members welcome. Interesting speakers, outings, trips and shared meals. Inquiries: Neil Stewart, Ph 5956 6581 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2nd Tuesday, 10am-noon
Corinella cancer support group: Corinella & District Community Centre, 48 Smythe Street, Corinella. Entry $2 or gold coin donation. Details: Peter Berkers, 5678 1150, 0417 157 144, email@example.com
Third Monday, 6pm
Wonthaggi Evening VIEW Club. A national women’s organisation helping disadvantaged children. Wonthaggi Club. Dinner meeting 6 pm for 6.30. Inquiries: Marea on 5674 1540.
3rd Tuesday, 1.30pm
Wonthaggi Movie Makers: Wonthaggi Information Centre. Non-professional video-makers meet to view and discuss members' work, hold technical sessions and video shoots. Visitors and new members welcome. Inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org, Tony Andrews 0409 804 567.
Third Tuesday, 9.45am
Wonthaggi & District Combined Probus Club: Guest speakers, tours and cruises, music appreciation, scrabble, theatre, movies, walking,picnics and dine-outs. Wonthaggi Golf Club. Inquiries: Jan Cheshire on 5672 2835 or 0409 428 619.
3rd Thursday, 10am
Anderson's Inlet Probus Club: RSL Hall Inverloch. New members most welcome. Inquiries: Freda Allen, 5674 2686 or email@example.com
3rd Saturday, 1.30pm
Bass Coast Camera Club
Goods Shed, Wonthaggi via Big W car park. We are a friendly group of enthusiastic photographers. Inquiries: David Henry, 0414 994 729.
Fourth Thursday, 10am-noon
Support after Suicide: Grantville Transaction Centre. Meetings are hosted by trained volunteers who have themselves been bereaved by suicide. Inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org or 9421 7640.
Inverloch parkrun: A free, weekly timed 5km run or walk for all ages from Rotary Centenary Park, Ramsey Boulevard, Inverloch. Visit parkrun.com.au/inverloch
or email email@example.com for more information.
Grantville Baptist Church: meets in the Transition Centre Grantville. All welcome. Inquiries: Brendan Smith 0412 187 893 or Eric Hornesby 0407 222 087.
Bass Coast Chorale: Rehearsals at the Wonthaggi Citizens Band room in Billson Street. New members welcome. Inquiries: Wayne Moloney on 0402 727 364.
Tuesdays and Fridays
Community bus: Door-to-door pick-up service to Wonthaggi for residents of The Gurdies, Pioneer Bay, Grantville, Tenby Point, Corinella, Coronet Bay, Bass, Kilcunda, Dalyston and Archies Creek. Cost $12 return. Bookings: 5678 2277 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Carpet bowls: Combined Pensioners Association Newhaven Carpet Bowls Club, Newhaven Hall, Cleeland Street. Gentle exercise and good fun. $6 to join, $5 a week to play. Inquiries: Barb, 5678 5806, or Charles, 5952 6579.
No Lights, No Lycra: Dancing in the dark. RSL Hall, 15 Bolding Place, Inverloch. Entry $7. Dress: comfy - you’re going to get sweaty. BYO water bottle. Check out nolightsnolycra.com for the whole story.