Creative activities for adults at Highett Community House

Creative Adults

We have a full creative lifestyle program for learning new skills or sharing old ones. Activities are relaxed with participation encouraged in all aspects. Come and swap ideas, satisfy a curiosity or start something you always wondered about. There’s lots of activities to choose from so why stop at one.

Come and swap ideas, satisfy a curiosity or start something you always wondered about. There’s lots of activities to choose from so why stop at one.

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Mindfulness and Meditation

Wed 11 Jul 7:00 pm - Wed 18 Dec 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wed 19 Dec

Try a fun, guided group meditation and discover the benefits. No prior experience is required. Each session incorporates a brief introduction, light exercise and 25 minutes guided meditation practice. Wednesdays 7 pm - 9 pm For more information contact Tiffany 0457770562

Highett Photography Competition 2019

Mon 1 Jul 8:00 am - Sun 25 Aug 5:00 pm

1st Prize: $250 2nd Prize: $150 People's Choice Award: Cellarbrations Hamper (or $50 if under 18) Where do you like to hang out in Highett? Who is your favorite barista? Bank teller? Butcher? THEME: FACES & PLACES OF HIGHETT This year we are encouraging you to get personal and show us your favorite faces and places that make Highett special to you. Through your eyes, capture our suburb and our community in a way that displays personality, values, and lifestyle. Entries open 11 am…


Tue 27 Aug 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tue 10 Dec

Organised by Bayside Bridge Club in partnership with HNCH, this group is perfect for those who are currently playing supervised, or those who play at home and want more out of their bridge. You will be encouraged to make logical bidding and play decisions, and have all your questions answered in a friendly atmosphere. $12 per session Contact Jan on: (03) 9592 9273 for more details.


Tue 27 Aug 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until Thu 19 Sep

In this friendly and relaxed class, our tutor Nicole Kemp, encourages beginners to the more advanced to explore a wide variety of ideas, techniques and mediums. Acrylic, watercolor pastel, pencil, charcoal printmaking and more. Enjoy the pleasure and encouragement of these friendly groups to find your personal artistic style. Tuesday 1-3pm  9 weeks $180    starting 16 July 2019 Thursdays  1 - 3pm 9 weeks $180 starting 18 July 2019 Why craft is good for our health? Follow the link…


Wed 28 Aug 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Wednesday, repeating until Wed 11 Dec

Russian Senior Choir (raduga) All are welcome, join us for singing and socializing.   Contact: Lubov 043 900 2040


Wed 28 Aug 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wed 18 Sep

Increase your drawing confidence in this relaxed class for people with all levels of drawing experience and ability Local artist, Juliet D Collins, will guide and support you through a wide range of drawing skills, excerises, techniques and materials to allow you to unlock your full creative potential! Whether you are a complete beginner or simply wish to improve your current drawing skills this class is for you! All materials will be provided Book in now to take advantage of…

Mandala Making

Sat 31 Aug 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Mandala Making Saturday August 31st, 1 to 6pm For people with some experience, that is, you Can US single (UK double)and double(UK Treble)!!!!!!! Spend the day immersed in the hypnotic world of the Crochet Mandala and enjoy the company of fellow crafties. Create a beautiful wall piece or doily. A basic pattern will be supplied, from which people may like to start free forming, later in the day. You will need to bring the following. Your crochet hooks. 8 ply…


Tue 3 Sep 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 7:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until Sat 30 Nov

An event every 4 weeks that begins at 7:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tue 31 Dec

Gain confidence with public speaking, whether it's for a wedding, presentation or for your own self-improvement. Meet new people, increase self-confidence and communicate effectively in a friendly, safe environment. Enquiries - Logan Smith 0448 960 729 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 7.30 - 9.30pm


Tue 10 Sep 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every 2nd Tuesday of each moneth

Our purpose is to enrich the lives of men by promoting authentic, meaningful relationships, connecting ‘the head with the heart’, and enabling personal growth and wellbeing. New participants are very welcome! There are no prerequisites for joining Melbourne Men's Group meetings, they are open to any man of any age. First Tuesday of the month 7.30-9:30pm


Thu 12 Sep 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Showcasing Bayside Organisations who provide activities, events, support and services for the community. The following will be in attendance on the day: Castlefield Community Centre, Hampton Community Centre, Highett Neighbourhood Community House, Sandybeach Centre, BayCISS, U3A, Headspace, Men’s Shed, Connect Health, Parks Victoria, Bayside Council, Musculoskeletal Australia, Bayside Glen Eira Kingston Local Learning & Employment Network, Taskforce, Connect Health & Community and Southern Melbourne Primary Care Partnership & more. Lightning talks about ways to improve your health & well-being and ways to connect…


Thu 12 Sep 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Social prescribing is a non-medical referral made by a health professional (GP's, Allied Health workers) to a Link Worker who co-designs a health and well-being plan with the patient that utilizes the community and voluntary sector in order to improve the patient's health and well-being. Hear from Professor Katherine Boydell (Black Dog Inst), David Menzies, Chronic Disease Program (SEM PHN) and Nicole Battle, CEO, Neighbourhood House Vic), as they discuss social prescribing and its importance in improving health and well-being…


Wed 11 Dec 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on Wed 11 Dec at 5:30pm

BirdLife Bayside (formerly BAYBOCA) is the Bayside branch of BirdLife Australia (and formerly Bird Observation & Conservation of Australia). Our aim is to promote responsible birdwatching as an enjoyable recreation which leads to increased knowledge about Australian birds and a better understanding of their habitat needs, in the Bayside area of Melbourne, Australia. We have monthly meetings and outings from February to November each year. Each meeting features a guest speaker, door prize, and supper. Our outings take us to the varied…

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