The dates for the events below are provisional and may be subject to change as restrictions and guidelines are updated.
Tammikuu / January
No events for January
Helmikuu / February
No events for February
Maaliskuu / March
28.3. Vuoden avaus grillijuhlan merkeissä / Start of Year Barbecue
At the Finnish Hall. Followed by the 2020-2021 AGM
Due to the recent lockdown in Melbourne, the BBQ and AGM has been postponed again until further notice. Further information will be given once it becomes available.
Huhtikuu / April
Cancelled Suomen festivaali / Finnish Festival in Canberra
This year, the Festival is being hosted by the Finnish Society in Canberra. TBC
Toukokuu / May
01.05. Vappu / May Day Celebrations
Starting 1pm at the Finnish Hall, Altona.
9.05. Äitien päivä / Mother’s Day
From 11am at the Finnish Hall, Altona, together with the Lutheran church.
Kesäkuu / June
27.06. Keskikesä / Midsummer Celebrations
Due to the current restrictions in Victoria for clubs and hospitality, we have to cancel the Midsummer event.
Our hope was that by the time of the event restrictions would have eased significantly more. However, we are considering a new event in July to make up for it. Keep an eye out!
Heinäkuu / July
Billiards Comp Postponed until August
Elokuu / August
TBC. Winter Feast
At the Finnish Hall, Altona.
TBC. Biljardikisat / Billiards Competition
At the Finnish Hall, Altona. Registration at 10:00am. Lunch served with coffee at 1:00pm
Syyskuu / September
05.09. Father’s Day
Sunday 10am at the Finnish Hall
Lokakuu / October
n.d. Baltian festivaali / Baltic Festival at Latvian house
Hosted by the Latvian community this year at the Latvian house, Elwood from 1pm Saturday. TBC
Marraskuu / November
Joulukuu / December
05.12. Itsenäisyyspäivä / Independence Day
Sunday 12pm at the Finnish Hall, Altona.
n.d. Christmas Carols
Saturday 1pm at the Finnish Hall, Altona.