Family Fun Day 2019

17 November 2019 | 11:00AM to 03:00PM

Event Photo Family Fun Day 2018

Enjoy a day out with the family at Batesford Reserve on Sunday 17 November.

  • Sunday 17 November 2019
  • 11am-3pm
  • Batesford Reserve, Chadstone 
  • (Corner Batesford Road and Power Avenue)

The Family Fun Day is jam packed with lots of fun things to do, whether you're up for something new or you're looking to brush up on some old skills. 

Children and families can enjoy interacting with reptiles and farm animals, get creative at one of the workshops or join in and try their skills at some fun activities and games.

There will also be everyone's festival favourites – face painter, food stalls, rides and much more! All while enjoying great performers showcasing their talents on the stage.

Say hello to some of your friendly local service providers: Link Health and Community, Power Neighbourhood House, Amaroo Neighbourhood House, Public Tenants Association, Metropolitan Fire Brigade, SES Monash Unit, Victoria Police and more. 

The full stage program for the day will be available shortly.

Rides, Games and Attractions

  • Inflatable Fun House Maze 
  • Chair-o-plane ride
  • Animal farm
  • Animals of Oz - animal, bird and reptile experience including a visit from Dozer the Wombat 
  • 9 holes mini golf 
  • Giant Games - Jenga, Connect 4, Guess Who and Snakes & Ladders
  • Face painters

The Dreaming Space stretch tent

  • Solo Circus Show (Laugh Out Loud)
  • Giant Bubble workshop
  • Kids Cabaret 
  • Hula Hooping workshop 
  • Circus play (in between shows) 


Take part in some exciting workshops:

  • The Indirect Object's Junk Puppets 
  • DIY Foam Sun Visors
  • Wooden Pencil and Money Boxes 
  • Making slime and peg paper towers 
  • Badge making
  • Ukelele workshop
  • Clothesline Project Activity 

Main Stage Program

  • Maree (local 13-year-old female vocalist)
  • Infinity Gym Dance
  • St Mary Magdalene's Primary School students 
  • Annie (local 18-year-old female vocalist)
  • UFO Orchestra
  • Parkhill Community Choir 
  • Aurora Calisthenics 
  • Parkhill Primary School Choir 
  • Naatya Bhava Bollywood 
  • Skylark Sports

Event Program

Running all day from 11am-3pm:

  • Student Makers Market with 6 stalls set up by local students selling various items
  • Amaroo Neighbourhood House
  • Chadstone Food Forest
  • Link Health and Community
  • Power Neighbourhood House
  • Public Tenants Group
  • Monash Toy Library
  • Infinity Gym/Dance
  • Waverley Woodworkers
  • Parkhill Primary School
  • Skylark Sports Gymnastics
  • St Mary Magdalene's Primary School 
  • Metropolitan Fire Brigade (with their truck)
  • Aurora Calisthenics College
  • Mount Waverley City Soccer Club
  • Fernwood Fitness Clayton
  • Harlequins Rugby Club 
  • Link Health & Community NDIS
  • Victoria Police with a squad car
  • SES Monash Unit
  • Monash Place making
  • Sustainable Monash - Recycling
  • Monash Children and Family Services
  • Monash Youth Services
  • Monash Public Libraries
  • Active Monash
  • Monash Community Laws.

Food Stalls 

  • Ashwood-Mount Waverley Lions - sausages in bread and cold drinks
  • Waverley Lions - hamburgers and cold drinks
  • Cafe Ed - coffee, toasted wraps and cookies
  • Cool Bananas - ice cream truck

The Family Fun Day promises to be a fantastic neighbourhood event with an expected 1,500 plus people, and will continue to develop creative and innovative ways for all participants to showcase their services on the day.

Date & Time

17 November 2019 | 11:00AM to 03:00PM


Monash Council - Events

9518 3636


Batesford Reserve, Corner Batesford Road & Power Avenue, Chadstone 3148 View Map

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