Community News

Merbein Bush Playgroup

Held at the Merbein Common on Tuesdays from 9.30-11am.  Provides parents and children the opportunity to run, jump, explore and learn in a natural bush setting no matter the weather.  Call Claire and Ofa for more information 0437077689.  Transport is available.


Robot Song

The Mildura Arts Center presents 'Robot Song', an entertaining family show on 3rd July at 5.30pm for kids aged 8+ and adults.  Phone 50188330.

Sunraysia Gang Show

Sunraysia Gang Show is a variety show put on by 60 Scouts and Guides from around Sunraysia. This year the Gang are performing seven shows in their 43rd annual production ‘One Day I Wish’ from 5th-13th July 2019.  Tickets can be purchased online at, at the Mildura Arts Centre or Mildura Visitor Information & Booking Centre, or by calling the Ticket Box Office on (03) 5018 8330.

Gateway Health - Victorian Free Positive Parenting Telephone Service

This is a FREE telephone based parenting education program is for parents, grandparents caring for their grandchildren and carers of children aged 2 to 12 years, living in Victoria.  Our aim is to increase access for all families including fathers, grandparents, kinship carers and rural families.  Participants will be provided with a workbook or online modules and will be supported by weekly 30 minute phone calls from a trained Parent Educator over a 6 to 10 week period.  Appointments are available daytime and evenings.  This service is funded by The Department of Health and Human Services. For more information phone 1800 880 660 or email or visit


First Stroke Swim School

One free lesson, come and try on 12th or 13th July.  Term 3 commences on 15th July and runs for ten weeks.  Thirty minute lessons, ages 6 months onward in a heated pool.  For more information contact Ben – 0407 457 445, Pauline – 0438 019 551 or Reception -0439 430 826.

Children are Stinky

A unique show is coming to Robinvale over the school holidays and tickets are only $5.

'Children are Stinky'  is high brow toilet humour for kids.

When:Wednesday, 10 July 2019 at 1.00pm
Where:Robinvale Community Arts Centre
Who:Suitable for ages 3 years to 12 years and families
Cost:All tickets $5.00

Tickets can be booked via -

School Holiday Program 

To participate you must be aged between 12 - 16 years old and live or attend a school within the Mildura Rural City Council municipality.  Complete and submit a School Holiday Enrollment Form.

For more information contact Rachel Brook

on phone 03 5018 8280 or mobile 0438 021 126 or email

Programs run from 9-2pm each day.  Snacks and lunch provided.

Monday 1 July – Join The Navy For A Day

Cost: FREE

Tuesday 2 July - Laserforce                        

Cost: $15

Wednesday 3 July - Come & Try Sports Day   

Cost: FREE

Thursday 4 July - Movies & Pizza    

Cost: $15

Friday 5 July - Fishing Day  

Cost: FREE

Monday 8 July - Self Defence   

Cost: $15

Tuesday 9 July - Dance Workshop    

Cost: FREE

Wednesday 10 July - Inflatable World                  

Cost: $15

Thursday 11 July – Lawn & Ten Pin Bowling   

Cost: FREE

Friday 12 July - Art Day - Mosaics  

Cost: FREE


Library School Holiday Program