Bumper crowd celebrates community at Kensington

Attendance records were broken as the community turned out in force at JJ Holland Park to celebrate community diversity and connection at the 10th Kensington CommUNITY Festival. Festival organiser Deb Wilson, Community Engagement Manager at Unison Housing was absolutely delighted.  “It is obvious the Kensington community has embraced this Festival wholeheartedly and it was terrific…

Kensington kids sing with all their heart

JJ Holland Park will ring with the sweet sound of two local children’s choirs on Sunday April 2 as part of the Kensington CommUNITY Festival. Kensington kids from 2 locals schools, the Kensington Community Children’s Co-operative and The Venny, the local “community backyard”, are joining forces to create the Kensington Children’s Choir, performing for the…

#kencommfest17 Program

We’re excited to share our Festival Program with you. Click on the links below to download the activity details and times. Be sure to stop by the BECSit Grandstand, the MSS Security Tasters tent and the Kensington Sustainable Living Expo in the Bill Vanina Pavilion for a fun action packed day! KCF CommGrandstand KCF Sustainable…

Cariño Son are back again!

Cariño Son are back again in 2017!  Cariño Son is a six-piece Melbourne-based Latin band who play a variety of Cuban styles such as guaracha, bolero and ‘son’, which is the precursor of modern salsa. The line-up of fine and experienced musicians consists of double bass, congas, bongos, guitar, très, saxophone, vocals and percussion. Cariño Son’s infectious…