Extra Activities

Armchair Travel - 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, 2pm-4pm

Enjoy refreshments while sitting in a comfortable chair and travelling to various parts of the world via DVD presentation or speaker. This is a social group to sit and relax with, visit another country - without leaving your spot! Contact the office if you would like to share your travels.

Bird Watching and Nature Ramble - 3rd Thursday of the month, 9.30am-3.30pm

Each month a new destination, either local or further afield, is chose for those interested in either bird watching or a delightful nature ramble. For information regarding the next excursions, keep an eye on our newsletter and emails. Most participants travel in ride-share arrangement, and everyone is asked to make a small contribution to fuel costs. Sometimes a bus is organised. Please wear and bring appropriate clothing for weather conditions. Everyone supplies their own snacks, lunch, and drinks in a picnic setting. This activity is a great way to have a break from home and enjoy the pleasures of nature. 

Garden Club - 4th Monday of the month, 3pm-5pm

This group has 'green thumbs' and like to share their knowledge and enthusiasm. They meet on the fourth Monday of the month to share a cup of tea and gardening tips. Both experiences and novice gardeners are welcome to participate. Regular garden outings are arranged providing inspiration and information.

Portarlington Film Society - last Friday of the month, 7pm

$50 per year membership, Portarlington Guide Hall. 

Working in partnership with PNH, the Portarlington Film Society screens good quality art house films and provides a great social atmosphere. Waiting list applies.

One on One Tech Help - Thursday 10am-11am, 11am-12pm

Our Tech guru will help you through most technical questions and issues out there for devices such as smart phones, PCs and tablets. Bookings are essential. 

Repair Cafe - 2nd Saturday of the month, 10am

The purpose is to repair and rejuvenate broken or old items and so reduce waste, teach new skills, connect people, and build community. Even if you have nothing to fix, feel free to call in for a coffee and chat. Tools, materials and volunteers with repair skills will do their best to help.