SUMMER FESTIVAL

2017/2018



Mirvac and Landcom are hosting Summer Festival at Green Square for the first time. From cooking workshops for adults to Christmas card-making workshops for kids, there's something for everyone! We are also hosting indoor movie nights for the whole family to enjoy. 

There's a total of 12 events running between December and February. and you can find the program of events below. Kids and family events are fully sponsored by Mirvac and Landcom. We kindly ask for a gold coin contribution upon entry to donate to charity. Adult workshops only cost $20 and all proceeds from the events will also go towards our charity of the month.


December Events

Charity of the month: The Fred Hollows Foundation


 
Christmas Card-Making Workshop
When: Saturday 9th December 2017
Time: 10am - 11:30am
Location: The Social Corner
Cost: Free
Event description:
Kids will learn how to make one of a kind Christmas cards that they can personalise to make this Christmas that much more memorable. It's time to get creative.

 

Classic Cocktails & Modern Mixology 
When: Wednesday 20th December 2017
Time: 7pm - 9pm
Location: The Social Corner
Cost: $20
Event description:
Are you ready to learn some new cocktail making skills? Come along when we teach you how to perfect classic cocktails and maybe even some more unique mixes. This will definitely be a class you'll enjoy.

 
Bean Bag 'Elf' Movie Night
When: Friday 15th December 2017
Time: 6pm - 8:30pm
Location: The Social Corner
Cost: Free
Event description:
Looking for a way to entertain the kids for a few hours? Join us to watch the classic Christmas movie "Elf" as we set-up the bean bags and get in the Christmas spirit. It's the perfect event for the whole family to enjoy.

January Events

Charity of the month: Guide Dogs NSW/ACT


 

Sake & Sushi
When: Wednesday 10th January 2018
Time: 7pm - 9pm
Location: The Social Corner
Cost: $20
Event description:
Tick off one of your New Year's resolutions and learn to cook something new. Join us to learn all the tips and tricks you need to master the art of sushi. Make your delicious creation and then eat it, plus there will be some sake for you to enjoy too!

 

Drive-in 'Zootopia' Movie Night
When: Friday 19th January 2018
Time: 6pm - 8:30pm
Location: The Social Corner
Cost: Free
Event description:
Join us in the city of Zootopia! Bring the whole family to enjoy our screening of the hilarious movie Zootopia. Arrive at 6pm for the kids to decorate their own cardboard animal cars with their choice of tails, ears and noses. They can then get comfy in their cardboard car, grab some snacks and watch the movie for the rest of the night in the animal-themed zone. You really will feel like you're in Zootopia!

 
Mini Landscapes for Minis Workshop
When: Saturday 13th January 2018
Time: 10am - 11:30am
Location: The Social Corner
Cost: Free
Event description:
Buildings, trees, mountains and oceans. The kids will learn how to paint anything and everything they see outside when they come along to our painting workshop. They will go home with their very own artwork ready for you to put on the wall. It's a great way to keep the kids entertained these holidays.

 

Sweets & Sauvignon Blanc: Cake decorating with a tipsy twist
When: Wednesday 24th January 2018
Time: 7pm - 8:30pm
Location: The Social Corner
Cost: $20
Event description:
Unleash your creativity and learn how to decorate a decadent cake whilst sipping on a glass of wine with us at Sweets and Sauvignon Blanc. After this workshop you'll be sure to perfect your next cake and impress your family and friends, it might even look too good to eat.

February Events

Charity of the month: The Kids' Cancer Project


 
DIY Dumplings
When: Wednesday 7th February 2018
Time: 7pm - 9pm
Location: The Social Corner
Cost: $20
Event description:
This Chinese New Years, take this opportunity to learn from the experts exactly how to create delicious dumplings at home! Once you perfect this recipe you will be making it all the time.

 
Puppy Mask-Making Workshop
When: Saturday 10th February 2018
Time: 10am - 11:30am
Location: The Social Corner
Cost: Free 
Event Description:
To celebrate the Year of the Dog, kids will work with a local artist to create their very own puppy mask, how cute! It's the perfect place to let the kids get creative and do something a little bit different. There will be loads of different materials, colours and patterns for the kids to choose from, their masks are sure to be unique.

 
Watercolour & Wine
When: Wednesday 14th February 2018
Time: 7pm - 8:30pm
Location: The Social Corner
Cost: $20 
Event description:
Looking for something to do this Valentine's Day? Watercolour and Wine is the perfect activity to enjoy with friends or a date. No plus one? Not a problem! Come along and meet new friends. It's time to get creative and see what masterpiece you can create, with some wine by your side. It's a night for you to unwind, relax and do something just a little bit different

 
Bean Bag 'Despicable Me' Movie Night
When: Friday 16th February 2018
Time: 6pm - 8:30pm
Location: The Social Corner
Cost: Free
Event Description:
It's family movie night again! Dress up as your favourite character from Despicable Me and arrive at 6pm for the kids to get their faces painted. There are sure to be a lot of little minions around on the night. Then it's time to bring out the bean bags and settle in for a comfy night.

 
Know Your Gnocchi: Pasta making for beginners
When: Wednesday 21st February 2018
Time: 7pm - 9pm
Location: The Social Corner 
Cost: $20
Event description:
Join us for the last event of the Green Square Summer Festival. It's all about pasta, how can you say no? Come along to learn how to make authentic gnocchi from the experts. Recreate this recipe at home and you'll feel like you've escaped to Italy even if only for a night.