About the festival

The Kensington CommUNITY Festival is a much loved and anticipated community event, organised by Unison Housing (formally Urban Communities) that has been running for over 10 years. The event is held at the JJ Holland Park precinct inclusive of the Bill Vanina Pavilion, Kensington Community Recreation Centre and the Kensington Adventure Playground (The Venny).

unison would like to thank all our major sponsors and local businesses for their ongoing support. Special thanks to the City of Melbourne, and the Victorian Government.

You can download our Festival Information Pack here:

The 2020 Kensington CommUNITY Festival will be held on Sunday 29th March.

Volunteers Needed

This year the Kensington Neighbourhood House is again recruiting a team of volunteers to help out on the day to make this year’s festival bigger and better than ever.

If you love being part of the local community this is a great way to connect and play a role. Volunteer for a couple of hours or all day – it’s up to you!

If you’d like to volunteer at this year’s festival please click through this link here or telephone Carolyn on 9376 6366.