Lily & King at Emerald Lake

February 21, 2016 11:44 pm

Lily & King are on this weekend Feb 28th at Emerald Lake Park. Enjoy New Orleans style music in beautiful surrounds.

Valentines Weekend

February 13, 2016 3:07 am

Valentines Weekend – Spoil your valentines with the ‘sounds of music’. Saturday 13th – Two Divas & a Didge Summer Concert at St. Cuthberts Chapel Menzies Creek. Featuring the talented Katey Brooks and Sarah Lynn accompanied by Stax and Colin Edwards. 8pm start. 196 Belgrave-Gembrook Rd, Menzies Creek. Adults $25, Concession $20, Kids 4 – 15 $15. Book online www.trybooking.com/KDJP  Sunday 14th
 Emerald Lake Park Summer Music Series Our Shires musicians ranging in age from 8 to 80 will perform family friendly music and invites children to participate in some of the performances. 12.30pm – 3pm. Emerald Lake Park, Emerald Lake Rd, Emerald www.emeraldlakepark.com.au

Local Markets to Enjoy

January 26, 2016 5:08 am

Local Markets to explore and enjoy! Cockatoo & Kallista Country markets are on Saturday February 6 and Emerald’s Grow It Make It Bake It on Sunday February 7. Summer Series Free Music at Emerald Lake Park also on Feb 7 starting at 12.30pm.

Storytelling, Puppets and Summer PAVE

December 29, 2015 4:45 am

Storytelling, Puppets and Summer Kids PAVE (Performing & Visual Arts in Emerald) is on from January 11 – 17. Something for kids of all ages including Spanish fun, making a community canvas, magic show, dance adventures and puppet show. Visit www.pave.org.au for the full program.



Grab some great Christmas gifts at our local hills markets

December 1, 2015 10:56 pm

Grab some great Christmas gifts at our local hills markets

Saturday December 5th Cockatoo Country Market, Alma Treloar Reserve – 74 Pakenham Rd Cockatoo Time 9am – 2pm Cost Free

Saturday December 5th Kallista Market, 2 Church St Kallista Time 9am – 1pm Cost Free

Sunday December 6th Grow it Make it Bake it Market – Lions Club Emerald, Emerald Mechanics Hall – 400 Belgrave-Gembrook Road Emerald Time 10am – 3pm Cost Free

Market Shopping for Christmas

November 14, 2015 8:48 pm

Market Shopping for Christmas November 15 – then make a day out in the Dandenong Ranges to Emerald Market. The largest market in the Dandenongs with over 100  stalls and lots of beautiful homemade Christmas gifts & decorations, homewards, plants, music, food, clothing, jewellery, bric a brac, art and music and a whole lot more to buy and enjoy.Cnr Belgrave-Gembrook Rd and Kilvington Dve Emerald 9am – 3pm. https://www.facebook.com/emeraldmarket/

Cup Weekend

October 30, 2015 9:26 pm

Cup Weekend

Sunday Nov 1. Grow It Make It Bake It Market this Sunday at the Emerald Hall, Belgrave-Gembrook Rd, Emerald. Indoor & Outdoor Market close by to Emerald Lake Park and Emerald Museum. Make a day of it and enjoy the beautiful Eastern Dandenong Ranges. https://www.facebook.com/GrowItBakeItMakeItMarket/?fref=ts

Tuesday Nov 3. Cup Day at Forest Edge. 2905 Launching-Place Rd Gembrook. Bookings essential 5967 7007. Cost $80 Adults, $40 Children under 12 https://www.facebook.com/Forestedgerestaurant/?fref=ts

Gembrook & Yellingbo

October 23, 2015 10:43 pm

Gembrook Market – Sunday Oct 25 Gembrook market runs from 9am – 2pm alongside the Gembrook Railway Station for Puffing Billy. A charming country market offering local made produce, plants, food, music and giftware. If you’re planning to spend the day in the area why not take in lunch at The Independent and enjoy superb Argentinian cuisine to share, a visit to The Motorist Vintage Motor Museum, and Beautiful Room for a superb range of homeware. All located in the main street of Gembrook and opposite the Gembrook Market.

Emerald Market

October 17, 2015 9:34 pm

Enjoy Emerald Market on this glorious Spring Day

Emerald Market is on today form 9am – 3pm. The largest market in the Dandenongs with over 100 stalls, you’ll find a great variety of local produce and handmade goods, clothing, jewellery, plants, international foods and music. https://www.facebook.com/emeraldmarket?fref=ts

Cockatoo Country Market

October 3, 2015 12:19 am

If you’re in the Dandenong Ranges for the weekend why not spend some time in the Eastern Dandenong Ranges Hills region. The Cockatoo Country Market is on today, Saturday 3rd from 9am – 2pm. The market is nestled in the Alma Treloar Reserve, a beautiful spot to picnic, with play areas and lots of shade to enjoy fresh locally grown made produce and fare you can buy at the market. https://www.facebook.com/groups/1699826886908111/