Life-Long Learning

Habitat Creation in the Urban Landscape

Creating a Fire Circle to celebrate the Dja Dja Wurrung seasons

Learn landscaping techniques and help create a gathering place at the Maldon Neighbourhood Centre

Time: Saturday 22 September 11am - 4pm

Support Healthy Habitat

Delivered by Miles Geldard from Wildlife Nestboxes. Learn about habitat and the theory behind making a successful nest box and healthy habitat, includes site visits in local bushland.

Time: Sunday 30 September 11am-4pm

Bring lunch, bus travel included, dress for outdoors

Build a Nestbox

Build your own nest box for arboreal mammals such as the threatened Tuan (Brush-tailed Phascogale), then decorate them for exhibition at Maldon Neighbourhood Centre on 27 October.

Time: Sunday 7 October 11am-4pm

Bring lunch, materials provided, bring a drill/ driver

Venue: Maldon Neighbourhood Centre

To Book: 5475 2093 or

Chainsaw Workshop

Learn safe use of chainsaws with an experienced female instructor. Women strongly encouraged to participate in this friendly, introductory workshop. Participants will take wood home for their own use.

Time: Saturday 6 October 10 - 3pm

Cost: $40 / $25 concession

Venue: Maldon Neighbourhood Centre,  Will car-pool to nearby firewood collection sites, BYO lunch

To Book: contact Maldon Neighbourhood Centre 5475 2093 or

Everything is Story    starts Tuesday 16 Oct

Join Josie Emery for her professional writing course which supports your writing development and finding your own authentic voice.  

Time: Tuesdays 9.30 - 11.30am 

Cost: $20 per week 

To Book: Josie 0407 070 917

 Simple Woodwork Starts Tuesday 16 October Logo2

Make your own Adirondak chair in time for Summer! Learn simple woodwork skills like wood preparation, cutting and mesureing.  7 week course.  

 Time: Tuesdays 6.30 - 9.30pm, 

Venue: Maldon Men's Shed, Phoenix St, Maldon

Cost: $95/$75 concession

'Appy Hour: Get On-line

Join us at the Kangaroo Hotel on Wednesday 17 October 5 - 6pm. Mentors will support learners o register on the Be Connected website

Computing Support  Volunteers are available to help with your computing needs.  Bring in a question or schedule an appointment.  Family history reserach support available Thursday mornings.   

Time: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10am - 12.30pm

Cost: free

Provide First Aid

Applied First aid workshop, including CPR updates led by Castlemaine District Community Health in partnership and under the auspices of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 and for the Asthma Foundation Victoria RTO4987.

Time: Friday 9 November 9am - 4pm

Cost: $125 (includes workbooks and certificates)

To Book: 5479 1000 or


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