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Fetes are a great way to not only raise funds for a local school, but also to meet other families, have fun and for schools to showcase their talents. Why not go along to one of these that are on this weekend and support your local community. This weekend is fetes and fairs galore in Melbourne. Here are just some to chose from
Cambridge Primary school in Hoppers Crossing will have food and cake stalls, entertainment and tides and of course lots of prizes and showbags. 10am to 3pm Article in the local paper Carruthers Drive Hoppers Crossing Victoria Map
Telephone: 9748 9011
Milgate Primary school is celebrating 30 years and promises awesome rides, entertainment, local business stalls and a sports clinic amongst it's attractions. If you are a past student, see you name in the stars (log into Facebook to register) 12pm to 6 pm Facebook page Landscape Drive Doncaster East Victoria Australia
Meanwhile Spensley Street Primary is Tempting Fete the entertainment starts at 10am with the school's very own choir, Spensley Street Singers. It's a day-long celebration with MC Chris Keogh (Round The Twist, Woodley) and auction action from comedian Dave O'Neil live and silent auctions from generous donors, so you can grab a bargain. From 10am Facebook site 193 Spensley St Clifton Hill Victoria 3068 Australia Telephone: (03) 9481 4666
St Cecilia's School Fare is on this Saturday as well with community contributions for homemade, baked or grown goods for sale. From 11am to 4pm
4 Van Ness Avenue Glen Iris Victoria Australia Telephone: 9809 2142
If you are out the Freshwater creek way, the Freshwater Creek Steiner school is have the Open Day & Fair. Not only will there be plenty of market stalls, but the school will be open if you are interested in wandering through. From 10am to 3pm Website
With Christmas around the corner, here's a chance to grab some bargains, perhaps something more special and made with love from one of these fundraising events which are on this weekend.