News

What’s happening this weekend?

By Laura Briggs

Have you got plans this weekend? If not, there is an array of events happening around town that you can be involved with. Take a look at the list below to ensure you get the most out of this weekend. 

Saturday

Culture Corner

What: Culture Corner is an opportunity for the community to celebrate its cultural diversity and share traditions in the heart of the central business district. Each month a different culture is showcased through a variety of ways, including food, dance, music, art and conversation.

When: 10am to 2pm.

Where: Maude St Mall, Shepparton.

Cost: Free.

More information: Bonnie McIntosh, phone 5832 9857. 

Women-Only Swimming — This Girl Can

What: ‘This Girl Can — Victoria’ is all about empowering women across the state to get active and overcome feelings of judgment. At the women-only swimming sessions, you can enjoy a swim in indoor 25m, leisure and hydrotherapy pools or relax in the sauna and spas in the company of other women.

When: 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

Where: Aquamoves, Tom Collins Dve, Shepparton.

Cost: Adult $6.60, child $4.30.

Sunday 

Shepparton Swap Meet 

What: More than 600 sites of veteran, vintage, classic car and motorcycle parts, collectables and bric-a-brac.

When: 7.30am. Where: Shepparton Showgrounds, High St, Shepparton.

Cost: $5.

More information: Kris Healey, phone 0438 294 351. 

GV Concert Orchestra Chamber Series

What: Members of the orchestra will perform in smaller groups every Sunday afternoon for three weeks, providing music lovers with plenty of variety while showcasing the region’s finest instrumentalists and musicians. This year, the orchestra features past and present members performing as soloists or in small ensembles, with a different program for each concert.

When: 2pm to 3.30pm.

Where: Riverlinks Eastbank, 70 Welsford St, Shepparton.

Cost: Gold coin donation (no bookings required). 

More information: Riverlinks, phone 5832 9511.