What’s on at your neighbourhood house

If there is an interest or a passion you’d like to pursue, your local neighbourhood house has a range of courses, classes and workshops for you to explore. Nurture a creative talent, learn a language, develop your skills or join a social group. We have options for children and teens through to the senior members of our community. Get in contact with your local house and find out what they offer.

Leap into Video Techniques online class

Alamein Neighbourhood and Learning Centre

Learn expert skills for using your mobile device to take videos, format, edit and create best lighting techniques. Access to a video camera or mobile device with camera needed.
When: 10am to 12noon, Thursdays from 3 September 2020
Cost: $10 (three sessions)

Stay Active Online pass

Ashburton Community Centre

Keep yourself active and moving at home with multiple online classes a week,
When: 9.30am to 11.45am, Monday to Friday
Cost: contact centre

Yoga for Spring half-day workshop

Balwyn Community Centre

Reflect, move and discover practices to help seed your renewal.
When: 1pm to 4pm, Sunday 27 September 2020
Cost: $85 (one session)

Spanish conversation

Bowen Street Community Centre

An informal conversation class (via Zoom) with a facilitator.
When: 12noon to 1.30pm, Thursdays, ongoing
Cost: gold coin donation

Aquascapes masterclass

Camberwell Community Centre

Try a new and exciting technique creating landscapes by flooding water on, and interacting with, paint scraped on to a dry surface area. Delivered via Zoom.
When: 10am to 2.30pm, Friday 25 September 2020
Cost: $100 (one session)

Buff Bones (Online Zoom)

Canterbury Neighbourhood Centre

Pilates-based full-body workout.
When: 9.30am to 10.30am, Mondays from 7 September 2020 or 11am to 12noon, Thursdays from 10 September 2020
Cost: $120


The Craig Family Centre

Free homework and study tuition. For school years one to 10. Literacy, mathematics, science and more. Fun and safe online learning.
When: 4pm to 5pm, Wednesdays
Cost: free

Wed Connect — iPads at Your Pace

Hawthorn Community House

Seniors learn how to get the most out of their device from home. Progress at your pace in a friendly environment. BYO iPad. On Telelink.
When: 1.15pm to 2.15pm, 2.30pm to 3.30pm Wednesdays from 2 September 2020
Cost: $40 (10 sessions)

Building and Maintaining Confidence

Kew Neighbourhood and Learning Centre

Learn to manage anxiety, rebuild confidence and transition back into employment with advice from an experienced counsellor/coach in psychology and community service.
When: 10am to 1pm, Fridays via Zoom.
Cost: $20 per session (10 sessions)

I’ve got my ukulele — what do I do now?

Surrey Hills Neighbourhood Centre

This beginner’s group (via Zoom) will start with the basics.
When: 2.45pm to 3.45pm, Wednesday 9 September to Wednesday 9 December 2020
Cost: $16 per class paid per term


Trentwood at the Hub

Fun, holistic movement online class taught to a variety of music. Suitable all ages.
When: 10.30am to 11.30am, Tuesdays from 1 September 2020
Cost: $8 per class

More information

For more information, locations and contact details, see our Neighbourhood houses and community centres page.