The Charny Carny is a community carnival that will be held at Charnwood Oval, on Saturday March 25th. This family-friendly carnival has been an annual event for 13 years, however it took a break in 2016 and will be back in 2017, set to be bigger than ever. There will be carnival rides, face painting, side show alley, markets, NERF arena, petting zoo, food stalls and entertainment. Charny Carny is organised by the West Belconnen Charny Carny Association '"for the community, by the community, in unity". All profits go back into the community where needed. The carnival begins at 11am and finishes at 4pm.