Daylesford Community Diary, September 5

ART EXHIBITION

WHAT: Exhibition of paintings by Neil Curzon. 

WHEN: Opening this Saturday from 2-4pm. September 8 to October 6. 

WHERE: The Woodshed, 23 Raglan Street, Daylesford.

LIVE MUSIC

WHAT: Affinity Quartet, romanticism inspired program Romantic Paradoxes. 

WHEN: Sunday, September 9, 2pm.

WHERE: Scrub Hill 1869.

5000 CLUB LUNCH

WHAT: 5000 Club Friday lunch. Volunteers needed. Free, hot three course meal.

WHEN: Friday, noon to 1.30pm.

WHERE: Stanbridge Hall, Christ Church, Central Springs Road, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: 5348 4193.

BUSH PLAYGROUP

WHAT: Nature-based play, songs, stories, morning tea and a leisurely walk through the bush. Babies to pre-school age.

WHEN: Fridays, 9.30-11.30am.

WHERE: Wombat Forest (call for directions).

INQUIRIES: 0428 330 640.

BUSHWALKING

WHAT: Morning walks in the Daylesford district. Reasonable level of fitness required. U3A membership or gold coin donation.

WHEN: Fridays at 9am.

WHERE: Assemble outside the Bowling Club.

INQUIRIES: 5348 4283.

BUS TRIPS

WHAT: Op shopping tours and social outings. Cost: $2-$5 depending on destination.

WHEN: Every Wednesday, 9.30am-3pm.

WHERE: Departs and returns from Clunes Neighbourhood House, 70 Bailey Street.

INQUIRIES: Bookings essential, 5345 4078.

COFFEE & COMPANY

WHAT: Trentham Life Activity Club invites the community to attend a free morning tea.

WHEN: Wednesdays, 10-11.30am.

WHERE: Trentham Uniting Church hall, corner Market Street and Camp Street, Trentham.

COMMUNITY ART

WHAT: Explore your creativity in a non-tuition based, friendly space. BYO materials.

WHEN: Thursdays, 2-4.30pm.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3569.

COMMUNITY CHOIR

WHAT: Sweet Justice Community Choir.

WHEN: Monday, 3pm during school terms.

WHERE: Daylesford Neighbourhood Centre.

INQUIRIES: 0418 358 075.

COMMUNITY YOGA

WHAT: Community Yoga. Classes are suited to all levels of experience.  

WHEN: Each Wednesday, 9.30 - 11 am (during school terms)

WHERE: Hepburn Springs

INQUIRIES: 5427 4895

CRESWICK GARDEN

WHAT: A place to meet Norm and other locals and grow your own vegies, herbs, flowers.

WHEN: Every Saturday, 8am.

WHERE: Creswick Neighbourhood Centre's community garden.

INQUIRIES: 5345 2356.

FARMERS MARKET

WHAT: Fresh local produce

WHEN: Every Sunday 9am-1pm

WHERE: The Woodshed, 21A Raglan Street, Daylesford

INQUIRIES: 0490 332 025.

DEMENTIA SUPPORT

WHAT: A support group for carers of people living with dementia within Hepburn shire.

WHERE: Daylesford.

WHEN: First Tuesday of month, 10.30am-midday.

CONTACT: Gabrielle Kirby, Hepburn Health 5321 6595.

FRIENDSHIP SHED

WHAT: A space for men to socialise, learn new skills and undertake projects to benefit community.

WHERE: Lake Road, Creswick.

WHEN: Tuesdays, 10am-3pm.

INQUIRIES: Shane Richardson, Hepburn Health, 5321 6578.

HEALTHY LEG CLUB

WHAT: Community-based program for leg-related issues treatment and management.

WHERE: 79 Raglan Street, Daylesford.

WHEN: Wednesdays, 1-3pm.

INQUIRIES: 5321 6570.

KINDER PLAYGROUP

​WHAT: Hepburn Kindergarten playgroup.

WHEN: Friday 10am-noon.

WHERE: Hepburn Kindergarten.

INQUIRIES: 5348 3750.

MEN'S SHED

WHAT: Daylesford Men’s Shed.

WHEN: Mondays and Thursdays, 9am-3pm.

WHERE: Victoria Park, Daylesford.

INQUIRIES: 0429 134 136.

PLAYGROUP

WHAT: Fun and socialising for littlies and their grown-ups.

WHEN: Thursdays, 9.30-11.30am during school terms.

WHERE: Creswick Neighbourhood Centre's Playscape Garden.

INQUIRIES: 5345 2356.

POLE WALKING

WHAT: Low-impact social exercise program for improved health and wellbeing

WHERE: Creswick and Daylesford.

WHEN: Creswick, Tuesdays 8-9:30am; Daylesford, Wednesday 8-9am; Thursdays, 11–11.45am.

INQUIRIES: 5345 9150.

WOOL CRAFTERS

WHAT: Hepburn Wool Crafters. All skill levels.

WHEN: Second and fourth Friday of the month, 10am-3pm.

WHERE: Glenlyon Hall.

INQUIRIES: Isobel, 5348 1077.