Brimbank City Council provides a comprehensive, free immunisation program delivered by registered nurses according to the Recommended Immunisation Schedule. The next date is on April 11 at St Albans Community Centre, from 4.30-7pm.

■ 9249 4919 or email


Food classes

Are you struggling with a fussy eater? Wondering what to put in your kids’ lunchboxes? Are your kids running out the door before they’ve eaten breakfast? Do you want them to eat more vegies? Then come along to the commUnity+ Cooking Program and learn more about nutrition for children and how to get them to make healthy choices. It’s on every Thursday, 11am-12.30pm at the commUnity+ Hub, 822 Ballarat Road Deer Park. The cost is $10 a session and bookings are essential:

■ Michelle, 7379 0124 or email


Grants help

Imagine if there was funding or assistance that could help your business grow. There might be, but you just don’t know about it. Brimbank council’s government grants briefings will introduce and outline the financial assistance and hands-on support offered by all three tiers of government. Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and government representatives will be on hand to provide advice to give a grant application the best chance of success. On April 3, 6-8.30pm at the Brimbank Community and Civic Centre. Free event.

■ 9249 4413 or


Orchestral concerts

Orchestra Victoria heads west next month for a series of chamber concerts. Enjoy the chamber repertoire of Orchestra Victoria musicians at St Albans’ Bowery Theatre, 309c Main Road East, on April 2, 2-3pm. Orchestra Victoria is the performance partner of the Australian Ballet, Opera Australia, Victorian Opera and The Production Company. Cost is $5-$10, including tea and coffee.

■ 9249 4600