What's On in Fishermans Bend - November 2023

Parks Victoria is excited to introduce its inaugural birding-by-ear experience specifically designed for individuals who are blind or have low vision. The sensory Park Walk, set in the picturesque Westgate Park, will be guided by Annette Leishman, a dedicated volunteer with firsthand experience of Retinitis Pigmentosa, which causes tunnel vision. Annette’s unique perspective adds depth to the excursion, making it an inclusive and informative experience for people of all ages and abilities. Explore the natural wonders of your local park, discovering its diverse flora and fauna through a new lens.

When: Friday 8 December 2023, at 11am.
Where: Westgate Park entrance at 4 Wharf Road, Port Melbourne

Embark on a culinary journey right in our backyard with Concrete Playground’s new and complete guide to the perfect day (and night) in South Melbourne. It’s a treasure map of must-visit venues of the vibrant cultural hub, offering a diverse variety of experiences from dusk till dawn. While over 12,000 residents are fortunate to call South Melbourne home, the rest of us can explore its offerings without venturing too far.


Coming Up

Aerial view of Fishermans Bend

The Department of Transport and Planning invites your insights on funding essential infrastructure in Fishermans Bend’s urban renewal. Join the business and industry briefing to explore the Development Contributions Plan and contribute your views to this vital initiative. The event will be held at Woolworths Fishermans Bend, 481 Plummer Street, Port Melbourne Victoria 3207, at the Dusty Fox Café.

Join the Department of Transport and Planning at the community drop-in session to delve into the draft ‘Making Montague’ Precinct Implementation Plan. This plan is crucial for the future development of Montague within Fishermans Bend, and requires your input and ideas to shape its finalisation. Register your attendance below and be a part of this pivotal conversation in charting the course for Montague’s future growth and development. The event will be held at Woolworths Fishermans Bend, 481 Plummer Street, Port Melbourne.