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Clonbinane: Where To Go / Sightseeing

Tramway Heritage Centre


The Tramway Heritage Centre houses an extensive collection of trams from Melbourne, Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo and Adelaide. Cable trams from 1884, electric trams from across Australia, buses and work trucks are all on show as part of the collection.

Situated in the picturesque Great Dividing Range, the museum showcases an unique view on transport history.

Since the establishment of the Tramway Heritage Centre, the organisation has built up a significant amount of infrastructure including one kilometre of electric tramline on the former Heathcote Junction to Bendigo railway line, tramway electric supply substation, two tram depot buildings and a vehicle storage building for unrestored trams.

The Centre also hosts a cable tramcar storage building, motor vehicle storage building, Visitor Centre (Gallery/Exhibition/Archive Space under development) and Exhibition Goods Shed display building and workshop.

A new exhibition/temporary gallery space is also currently under development with an anticipated opening by the end of 2016.




330 Union Lane
Bylands, VIC, 3762

Located 11.0K from Clonbinane

Monument Hill Reserve


Located an hour north of Melbourne in Kilmore, Monument Hill Reserve is a fantastic recreational area perfect for activities such as bush-walking and horse riding.

Situated at the top of the Hill is the Hume and Hovell monument. This was erected to honour the explorers whose expedition played a significant role in establishing the colony of Victoria. The monument is a watchtower from the former Kilmore Gaol. From the top of the monument visitors can look out over Kilmore and the surrounding countryside.

From the monument, follow one of the walking tracks that leads down the ridge to the golf course, cricket club or Kilmore Hospital Reservoir. Local wildlife is abundant. Lizards, birds, echidnas, kangaroos and wallabies can be spotted around the reserve.




Monument Road
Kilmore, VIC, 3764

Located 11.6K from Clonbinane

Mt Piper Nature Conservation Reserve


Mt Piper is a haven for local fauna, take the challenging climb to the peak. It is worth the effort for the breath-taking views.

On the way, look for the endangered Blue Ant butterfly and Golden Sun moth, majestic wedge tail eagles and smaller birds such as fairy martins and spotted pardalotes.

Access from Piper Lane, Broadford.





Piper Lane
Broadford, VIC, 3658

Located 14.9K from Clonbinane

Clonbinane: Events

Free Community Training Workshop - Marketing a Community Organisation


Council is pleased to welcome Kathryn Jenkins to deliver an interactive and practical session on marketing for community organisations.

This training workshop will be delivered as an interactive and practical session, designed to provide best practice marketing strategies and methods to help lift the profile and brand awareness of community organisations.

Content and Learning Outcomes to be covered in this 2 ? hour session will include:
1. The principles of marketing and promotion and brand awareness
2. The different (low cost) ways to market your program/organisation
3. How to develop a marketing plan, using targeted promotional activities
4. How to make best use of different multiple (and online!) marketing platforms

Question and Answer time (and one short break time) will be included in the 2-? hours.


Event Dates
2016
      11th May


113 High Street
Broadford, VIC, 3658

Located 14.6K from Clonbinane

Cast Off Craft


Cast Off Craft is a weekly gathering of creatives, coming together to learn, laugh, and connect with craft.

Just bring yourself, a project or idea and join in.

Cast Off Craft is also exhibiting members work throughout the year at Chambers Gallery Space Broadford, so check out what others are getting up to.

Find Cast Off Craft on Facebook or send an email for more info.


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113 High Street
Broadford, VIC, 3658

Located 14.6K from Clonbinane

Tangling Art Workshop at Flowerdale Estate


The Tangling Art Workshop workshop is for anyone - whether you can draw or not.

In this weekend workshop you will learn the basics of tangling, a creative pathway to relaxation and inner focus. This practice has multiple benefits including calming an anxious mind, increasing self-confidence, cultivating moment-to-moment awareness in a similar way as mindfulness meditation, and you have the added bonus of creating wonderful pieces of art. It really is meditation for the creative mind.

On Saturday you will learn how to start tangling and will mainly create your own patterns to use in your art, concentrating on a repetitive style of abstract line and shape that you will create. On Sunday, colour will be introduced and you will be amazed at what you can create.

This exclusive art retreat includes two full day workshops.

You will receive a range of equipment including Sakura - six piece Pigma Micron black ink pen set, Hahnem?hler hard cover visual diary - A5 80 sheets, Copic markers - 36 set, artist tile set (75) 300 grains per square metre, pencil and rubber and fixative.

You will also receive two nights accommodation and full use of all Estate facilities, two breakfasts, two lunches, two three course dinners at Gracie's Restaurant and after dinner cheese platters, two morning and afternoon teas, and all day coffee / tea / lollies during the workshops.

Book now as places are limited for these exclusive art retreats.


Event Dates
2016
      17th Jun
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      19th Jun


2285 Broadford-Flowerdale Road
Strath Creek, VIC, 3658

Located 16.7K from Clonbinane

Basics of Drawing Art Retreat at Flowerdale Estate


The Basics of Drawing Art workshop is for beginners or anyone who is wanting to learn to the basics of drawing in charcoal.

On Saturday you will learn how to see the world around you in terms of how light and dark create shapes.

On Sunday you will create a complete still life and have the basic understanding to be able to draw anything you wish.

This exclusive art retreat includes two full day workshops.

You will receive a range of equipment including two Mi-Teintes pastel paper white, two Mi-Teintes Pastel Paper Grey, eight CA grain paper - white, assorted Willow charcoal pack, Generals compressed charcoal set (four) medium, Generals compressed charcoal set (three) thick, Generals compressed charcoal set (four) white and Faber Castell kneadable rubber.

You will also receive two nights accommodation and full use of all Estate facilities, two breakfasts, two lunches, two three course dinners at Gracie's Restaurant and after dinner cheese platters, two morning and afternoon teas and all day coffee / tea / lollies during the workshops.

Book now as places are limited for these exclusive art retreats.


Event Dates
2016
      24th Jun
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      26th Jun


2285 Broadford-Flowerdale Road
Strath Creek, VIC, 3658

Located 16.7K from Clonbinane

Scratchboard Art Retreat at Flowerdale Estate


The Scratchboard Art workshop is for beginners and Scratchboard enthusiasts.

You will learn this wonderfully effective illustrative technique using sharp knives for etching into a thin layer of white china clay usually covered by black Indian ink.

On Saturday morning you will transfer your image onto the board and learn how to scratch. You will have all day to work on and finish your design in black and white.

The next day will bring an introduction to adding colour. You will learn how to add this in layers, whilst continuing to scratch to get a brilliant 3D effect.

This exclusive art retreat includes two full day workshops.

You will receive a range of equipment including two 5"x 5" Ampersand scratchboards - one for use in class and one to continue scratchboarding at home, Xacto knife with cap, eraser pencil, black pen to suit Ampersand ink, white transfer paper, pencil, set of six Ampersand inks, watercolour palette, brush and fixative.

You will receive two nights accommodation and full use of all Estate facilities, two breakfasts, two lunches, two three course dinners at Gracie's Restaurant and after dinner cheese platters, two morning and afternoon teas and all day coffee / tea / lollies during the workshops.

Book now as places are limited for these exclusive art retreats.


Event Dates
2016
      27th May
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2285 Broadford-Flowerdale Road
Strath Creek, VIC, 3658

Located 16.7K from Clonbinane

Flora in Acrylics Art Retreat at Flowerdale Estate


The Flora in Acrylics workshop is for beginners, intermediate and advanced lovers of all things floral.

Over this weekend you will learn how to paint a floral subject of your choice in the wonderful medium of water soluble, yet quick drying acrylics.

On Saturday morning you will transfer your image onto the paper and start to block in your image. You will then have two full days to complete your image with the close supervision, instruction and interaction of this small group.

This exclusive art retreat includes two full day workshops.

You will receive a range of equipment including Matisse Introduction acrylic set - 12 x 12 millilitre tubes, assorted sized white nylon brush set - nine different types, coloured transfer paper, Holbein folding palette and an Arches watercolour block (20) smooth 300 grains per square metre - 230 x 310 millimetre.

You will also receive two nights accommodation and full use of all Estate facilities, two breakfasts, two lunches, two three course dinners at Gracie's Restaurant and after dinner cheese platters, two morning and afternoon teas, and all day coffee / tea / lollies during the workshops.

Book now as places are limited for these exclusive art retreats.


Event Dates
2016
      10th Jun
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      12th Jun


2285 Broadford-Flowerdale Road
Strath Creek, VIC, 3658

Located 16.7K from Clonbinane

Whittlesea Monday Market


The Whittlesea Monday Market has become the meeting place for visitors and locals alike. It is a true market experience. Close to the city, with a country and community atmosphere.

Whittlesea Monday Market are open every Monday, including public holidays - rain, hail or shine.

Please note: The Market will be closed on ANZAC Day.

Originally in Mernda, the Whittlesea Monday Market has been on the present site for almost four years and has around 120 plus stalls selling a wide range of products from fresh fruit and vegetables, plants and gardening advice, artisan breads, honey, eggs, clothing, work wear, tools, stock feeds and farm supplies, antiques and vintage collectables, electrical goods and the list goes on and on.

Everyone needs a snack whilst shopping, with the Market offering a wide variety of food choices plus of course, a much needed coffee. Kids activities on school and public holidays. Free parking. Enjoy the theatre of the live auction - commencing at 9:00am.

Come along and embrace the community feel and know that you are supporting the volunteers of the Whittlesea Showgrounds and Recreation Committee of Management in maintaining this beautiful part of Melbourne.


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30 Yea Road
Whittlesea, VIC, 3757

Located 20.2K from Clonbinane

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