Tallygaroopna Primary School will celebrate 125 years of education in the town with a special old-style school fete on Sunday.
The fete starts at 11am and the school community is welcoming past students and families or anyone from the community to join in the fun.
A historical display, a high tea, sausage sizzle, market stalls, old-style games and a period costume competition are some of the activities planned.
Students learned about some of the town’s earlier history on a school excursion to a nearby Tallygaroopna house now known as Fairley Downs, earlier this month.
WHAT'S ON - CINEMA
Shepparton Village Cinemas
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them; Nocturnal Animals; Arrival; The Accountant; Hacksaw Ridge; Doctor Strange; The Girl on the Train; Kubo and the Two Strings (Saturday only); The Secret Life of Pets (weekend only); Trolls (Sunday only); Bad Santa 2 (Wednesday night advanced screening).
For more information and screen times go to www.villagecinemas.com.au
Doctor Strange: Thursday 1.30pm, Friday 1.30pm, Saturday 4.30pm, Tuesday 1.30pm.
Hacksaw Ridge: Friday 1.30pm and 7.30pm, Saturday 7.30pm, Sunday 4.30pm, Monday 1.30pm, Tuesday 10.30am and 7.30pm.
More information at www.bpacc.com.au
As it is in Heaven (2): Heaven on Earth: Friday 6.30pm.
More information at www.swanpoolcinema.com.au
Euroa Community Cinema
Sully: Saturday 8pm, Sunday 4pm.
More information at www.strathbogie.vic.gov.au
WHAT'S ON - ARTS
Shepparton Art Museum
Showcase #12 Andrei Davidoff; until January 29.
80/80: Eighty Years of SAM, The Collection; until February 3.
Nell: Art Exhibition; until November 27.
For more information go to www.sheppartonartmuseum.com.au
Kyabram Town Hall
Summer Sun: new works by Splinter Contemporary Artists; until February 6.
Spring Carnival: 100 years of fashion and accessories from the collection of Isobel Harvie; until January 31.
Community Friends Exhibition; until January 6.
More information at www.kyabramtownhall.com.au
Benalla Art Gallery
The Salon: Benalla Art Gallery Collection; until December 11.
Colour Light Life; until December 11.
Seymour Old Post Office
Summer Art : landscape and wildlife from Australian artists; until the new year.
More information at www.artseymour.com.au
WHAT'S ON - MUSIC
Cricketers Arms: Marke Kelly. Phone 58252066.
Mulwala Water Ski Club: Maurice Milani. Phone 57441888.
Aussie Hotel: Don’t Ask. Phone 58214011.
Flanagan’s Irish Bar: Daisy Unplugged. Phone 58219955.
Mulwala Water Ski Club: Touch’n’Go. Phone 57441888.
Shepparton RSL: All Night Long Duo. Phone 58213124.
Aussie Hotel: Shameless. Phone 58214011.
Flanagan’s Irish Bar: Daisy Chainsaw. Phone 58219955.
Mulwala Water Ski Club: Wilbur Wilde and The Troublemakers. Phone 57441888.
Wunghnu Tavern: Jam session with Jenny Morgan, Judy Duryea and Joyce Yates. From 2pm. Entry $5. Phone 58622965.
Mulwala Water Ski Club: Tullie Roberts from 3pm on The Deck. Phone 57441888.
WHAT'S ON - FAMILY
Traditional Indigenous Games
What: Join the Academy of Sport, Health and Education for traditional indigenous games including bowitgee, kai, kolap and buroinjin.
When: From 6pm to 8pm.
Where: Merrigum Recreation Reserve, Morrissy St, Merrigum.
More information: ASHE, phone 58236600.
What: About 600 riders from across the state will converge on Shepparton for three days of Victorian Championships.
When: Friday to Sunday.
When: From 4pm Friday to 3pm Sunday.
Where: Shepparton BMX Track, Packham St, Shepparton.
More information: Email email@example.com
Echuca Farmers’ Market
What: Fresh produce direct from local growers.
When: From 8am to 1pm.
Where: Alton Reserve, High St, Echuca.
More information: Doug, phone 0437746459.
Fryers Food Festival
What: Enjoy the outdoor dining, produce stalls, bars and live entertainment in Fryers St, Shepparton.
When: From 4pm to 10pm.
Where: Fryers St, Shepparton.
More information: Visit www.loveyourlocaltwilightmarkets.com
What: Community comedy and entertainment with local identities and Yorta Yorta comedian Jason Tamiru presented by Kaiela Arts.
When: From 7pm.
Where: Rumbalara Football and Netball Complex, Mercury Dve, Shepparton.
Cost: From $22.
More information: Kaiela Arts, phone 58219842.
Mooroopna Lions Club Farmers’ Market
What: A range of community stalls selling locally grown produce, cheese, olive oil, flowers, preserves, biscuits, sauces, fruit and plants.
When: From 8am.
Where: Ferrari Park, Mooroopna.
More information: Phone 0459432162.
Yarrawonga Rotary Market
What: Everything from plants and ornaments to clothing and collectables.
When: From 8am to noon.
Where: Yarrawonga Showgrounds, corner of Gilmore and Dunlop Sts.
More information: Yarrawonga Rotary Club, phone 0409351892.
125 Years of Education in Tallygaroopna
What: Barbecue and displays including historic photos, food and craft stalls, jumping castle, high tea, along with fun activities for young and old.
When: From 11am to 3pm.
Where: Tallygaroopna Primary School, 24-34 Victoria St, Tallygaroopna.
More information: Phone 58298264 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Stand-up Paddle Boarding
What: Learn the techniques of paddle boarding — bring bathers, a towel, drink bottle and remember to be sun smart.
When: From 3pm to 6pm.
Where: Victoria Park Lake, Wyndham St, Shepparton.
More information: Phone 0400290718.
Speed Date a Muslim
What: An opportunity in a safe environment to ask Muslim women about their faith and culture.
When: 6pm to 8pm.
Where: The Deck, Maude St Mall, Shepparton.
More information: Phone 0431012811, or visit www.speeddateamuslim.eventbrite.com.au
What: See nocturnal native animals that live in our local bushland on a one-hour RiverConnect Spotlight Walk.
When: From 8.30pm to 9.30pm.
Where: Goulburn River.
More information: RiverConnect, phone 58329493, email email@example.com
What: A chance for young drivers and parents to understand the consequences associated with road trauma and to discuss safe driving with police and guest presenters.
When: From 6.30pm to 9.30pm.
Where: Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE, 152-200 Fryers St, Shepparton.
More information: Leading Senior Constable Glenn Gibson, phone 58205830.