Writing and Colouring Competitions

Budding writers, this one is for you. Download the Entry Form here for more information including judging criteria and the entry form.

2017 Street Party Writing Competition poster

Fantastic prizes will be awarded, including vouchers from Collins Bookstore Croydon, Cash Prizes provided by Mt Evelyn History Group and one grand prize in the form of a 1st term membership for 2018 for Launchpad – an after school creative writing club in Mooroolbark! Just take a look at the beautiful space they have created below and imagine spending time there after school.

Launchpad's After School Writing Club in Mooroolbark, Victoria.

Launchpad headquarters in Mooroolbark, Victoria.

Colouring In Competitions for all ages!

We are really excited to introduce high school and adult categories to the colouring in
competitions this year and we have some amazing prizes on offer thanks to our generous donors; Mt Evelyn Community House, the Chef’s Toolbox with Anna Griffith, Jodee Creations, Go Wild Party & Play and Senseabilities.

Entries will go on display in the windows of Mt Evelyn & Disctricts Community Bank Branch of Bendigo Bank, at 2/35-39 Wray Crescent, Mt Evelyn.

You will see images below of the children and adult colouring in entry forms with their pictures. These are available for download as PDF so that you can print your own copies here (adult) and here (children).

Adult category colouring in competition for the Mt Evelyn Street Party 2017

Colouring in page for children for the Mt Evelyn Street Party 2017 competition


Pin Up deadline extended & dance classes this weekend!

A quick update to say, IT’S NOT TOO LATE!

Firstly, this weekend at the Mt Evelyn Scout Hall Learn rock’n’roll dancing from the best, at a price that you won’t find again!

Bookings are essential. 💃🕺💃🕺💃🕺
Call Linda on 0417 591 240.

$40 includes FOUR WORKSHOPS:

  • 2 classes with Johnny Phung this Saturday 1-3pm and Sunday 10:30-1pm.
  • AND 2 classes with Linda and Brian Cooke on 8th & 15th October.

And secondly, the Pin Up Competition deadline has been extended to this Friday, September 15 and we’d particularly love some more guys to enter. Just think, you could be crowned Mr or Miss Mount Evelyn 2017.

You don’t need a professional photographer or an expensive outfit. This is about being you. Details on how to enter are on the poster below.

So if you’re been thinking about it – just do it!

Mr and Miss Mount Evelyn Pin Up Competition 2017