Ferntree Gully Cricket Club

Where: Brenock Park Drive, Ferntree Gully
When: Saturdays 8:45am – 11:45am.

Ferntree Gully Cricket Club seeks new players to participate in our Woolworth Blasters program (5 years and above), juniors (under 12s through to Under 16’s), seniors, All Abilities and Veteran competitions.

Several senior players have been undertaking additional training sessions since early June 2020 under lights at our state-of-the-art net facilities and a number of our Junior players are hard at it trialling for various teams associated with the Under 15 Craig Shield competition.

Junior and Senior training will begin in August at 51 Lusher Street in Croydon. Training times TBA.

All senior and junior Coaches have Level 1 Accreditation and Working with Children Checks.

If you wish to play cricket in a friendly, family-first environment, please contact our Senior Coach Jason Kilby on 0420 289 995 or our Junior Co-ordinator Dave Morrison on 0402 702 395

You can also visit the Ferntree Gully Cricket Club website.

Sherbrooke Little Athletics in Ferntree Gully

Sherbrooke Little Athletics is a fun, family friendly environment for 5 to 15 year olds. Children compete in up to 7 events each week, try and beat their own personal best.

Family, fun and fitness. Season starts 10th October 2015.

Where: Kings Park Upper Ferntree Gully
When: Saturdays 8:45am – 11:45am.

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Contact Greg for enquiries on 0418 567 768

POP Boxing (Punch Out Parkinson’s) boxing circuit 

When: Every Thursday at 7pm
Where: Reilly Street, Ringwood

POP Boxing is a non-contact fitness circuit designed by MVC Boxing a not-for-profit community boxing gym, dedicated to helping people with their Parkinson disease symptoms.

POP Boxing is based on the fundamentals of boxing training and run out of MVC Boxing’s world class Ringwood Gym facilities.  POP boxing is a way to connect, get fit, maintain balance and range of movement to slow Parkinson disease progression and improve quality of life.

Along with medication, boxing circuits such as POP Boxing, are an important part of staying on top of Parkinson’s symptoms.  Boxing allows you to maintain strength, fitness and keeps you connected to a community of fantastic locals.

Come along and challenge yourself, work up a sweat, feel more confident and Punch Out Parkinson’s!

For more information contact: Andrew Mars on 0417 602 995

St John’s Netball Club

St John’s Netball Club welcome any new players who are interested in taking up netball, or may be coming back after having a break. The club has six teams, ranging from Under 11s to Open.

Where: Mountain District Netball Association, Ferntree Gully

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Ferntree Gully Cricket Club – All Abilities Team

Where: Wally Tew Reserve
When: Wednesday evenings

The Ferntree Gully CC All Abilities is looking to recruit new players. All welcome!

For more information on how to become involved, contact anyone of the following:

  • Frank McGowan – 0433 363 127
  • Mal McLean – 0407 532 316
  • Kevin O’Byrne – 0407 326 954

Ferntree Gully Tennis Club

When: Thursday evenings at 7pm

Social Tennis at the Ferntree Gully Tennis Club will run every Thursday at 7pm.
This is a great opportunity for players of all abilities to pick up a racquet and have a go at tennis. Tennis balls and spare racquets are supplied offering a fun and social way to get active.

For more information or to express interest, visit the website or contact via email

Jack Attack Bowls Club

When: Wednesday evenings at 6:30pm (green opens from 5:30pm)

Jack Attack at the Bowls Club is run as two six-week programs across the year. The games start at 6.30pm but the greens are open from 5.30pm for teams wishing to practise.

The bistro is also open at 6pm for meals and on the sixth and final week of the program the Club hosts a BBQ for participants to celebrate in the spirit of the game.

While all equipment is supplied at the club, newcomers can avail themselves of free coaching on Sundays at 10am.

Those interested can register at the club or contact the manager via email or on 9753 5888.

Knox Boat Fishing Club

Where: Schultz Reserve Wantirna
When: Wednesdays fortnightly, 7pm

The Knox Boat Fishing Club inc (KBFC) is a family boat fishing club committed to promoting responsible recreational angling through fellowship and sportsmanship.

Established over 30 years ago, the Knox Boat Fishing Club has grown to over 150 members, based at dedicated club rooms in the South Eastern suburb of Wantirna.

Club meetings consist of angling reports and discussion of past and future club events. Regular guest speakers are scheduled to enlighten us on various areas of fishing.

For enquiries, please call the Secretary on 0417 4 00 150 or email

Life Activities Club – Knox Bush Walking Group

When: Every Thursday starting at 8.30am.
Where: We choose a different area every week.
Contact: Rhoda 9758 3679

The Life Activities Club Knox Bush Walking Group is a small group of keen walkers. We walk every Thursday starting at 8.30am. We catch public transport to our selected start location. Our walks are typically 8 – 10km along footpaths and tracks.

The areas we walk include the Dandenong Ranges, Warburton, Warrandyte, Yarra Valley and occasionally some of the bushy areas around the River Yarra and metropolitan Melbourne.

If you would like to come along, please phone Rhoda to find out where we are going over the next few weeks. Wear stout boots and bring lunch.
New walkers are always welcome.

Hatha Yoga at Magpie House

Experience the finest in Hatha Yoga, overlooking Ferntree Gully and surrounds.
Mention this notice for half-price introductory specials, including ‘personal trainer’ sessions for beginner to advanced.

Built 100 years ago as a Guest House and Cafe, the derelict Magpie House building was restored in 2005 in order to advance education, spirit, health, and culture.
Spiritual cinema and discussion: Saturdays 7:00 pm, continues to be an awesome tool for raising awareness.

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Women who love to dance

Organisations or individuals looking to stage a lively event can book a free performance with All Abilities Superstar Dancers.
Contact: Linda at Interchange Outer East: 0402 011 062