For a full list of activities and programs available during the term, please download a copy of our Term 1 2021 brochure.

Or alternatively, check out our new 4 page A3 brochure here

Programs at Burwood Neighbourhood House

St. Patrick's Day Lunch
 Wednesday 17th March 


Come for a fun social lunch and meet new friends! Feel free to wear something green!


A reminder to all students to please DO NOT attend classes if you have been in contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case, if you have attended a COVID-19 exposure site listed by the DHHS, or if you are suffering from any cold or flu-like symptoms.

No Classes Monday March 8th due to Labour Day

Burwood Neighbourhood House Food Bank

We have pre-cooked frozen meals in our freezer in addition to perishable foods out the front. Please call our office to arrange a pick-up time.

Hearing Australia Hearing Checks  

23rd February


Come down to the house and get your FREE hearing check from Hearing Australia.



Mondays 10:15am - 11:15am

Tuesdays 7:30pm - 8:30pm

1st February - 29th March
$3.50 Per session

Relax & refresh the body, mind & soul.

Community Lunches

Every Second Tuesday


Meals for the community, by the community. Come and enjoy a sit-down, home-cooked lunch and a great conversation!


Kids Chess Club
Thursdays 5:30pm - 7:30pm
28th January - 1st April

$15 per session

Come along and socialize while playing and enjoying one of the oldest and most played games. Beginners and advanced classes are available.

Exercise for Falls Prevention

2nd February - 30th March

Tuesdays 2:00pm - 3:00pm
 weeks $139.50
Early Bird $94.50

Recommended exercises by GPs to reduces the rate and risk of falls. Maintain your function, mobility and independence.

Mat Pilates (all levels)

  Mondays 7:00pm - 8:00pm    

1st February - 29th March

9 weeks $166.50
Early Bird $121.50

Improve flexibility, build strength and develop core control.

Hatha Yoga

   Mondays  9:05am - 10:05am

Wednesdays 6:30pm - 7:30pm  

1st February - 29th March
3rd February - 31st March

7 wks $122.50 Early Bird: $87.50 (Mondays)
9 wks $130.50 Early Bird: $112.50 (Wednesdays)

Stretches focusing on the spine to help with flexibility. Includes breathing techniques, meditation and relaxation.  

What Google can do for you

   Friday 10:00am - 12:00pm    

Call us for dates


Come along and learn what you can do using Google! Learn about searching, how to set up a Gmail account, using Google Maps for directions and more!


Pot It Forward

Can you pot up cuttings?

Are you a green thumb?

Are you looking to learn more about gardening?

We are looking at creating a gardening group for a swap meet. Please contact us if interested.

Computers for Beginners

Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 10:00am - 12:00pm   

From $15/h (Small classes min 3)

Individual Sessions from $40 p/h

Learn all the basics to get you started using a computer. Individual sessions are also available to suit your time and needs.


Tai Chi

Thursdays 11.30am - 12.30pm 

6th February - 26th March

8 weeks $145 Early Bird: $95

Improve balance, flexibility and coordiantion.

Social Walking

Wednesdays 10.30am - 11.30am 

3rd February - 31st Marcjh

$2 per session

Come and get fit! Enjoy a local walk in a group and come back to the house for tea/coffee/cold drink.

All ages welcome.

Community Bus Trips

10:00am Sharp

3rd Thurs of the month

See more of Melbourne and our community with the convenience of a bus trip!

From $25

Contact the house for further details regarding costs and destinations for the monthly trips.

Trips subject to change or cancellation subject to government public health measures.

Ladies Social Group 

12:30pm - 2:00pm

First Monday of the Month

$3 per session (or $15 p/a)

Meet new friends while while sharing a plate of your favourite food over lunch. Go out to new coffee trips movies, shopping trips, etc. 

Getting the best from Gmail

Friday 10:00am - 12:00pm

March 13th


Learn to set up and use a Gmail account. We will cover everything from account creation and setup, to writing and filing emails.

Cards Social Group

Fridays 1:00pm - 3:00pm

$4 per Session

Come along, make new friends, and show us your favourite card game!

Contact office for details

Bookings Essential

Ebay/Gumtree Workshop

1:00am - 3:00pm

3rd March


Learn how to create an account, how to buy items and list items for sale. Declutter the house and get some extra cash for yourself, or buy gifts for family and friends!

Social Craft

Every 1st Monday of the Month

12:30pm - 2:30pm

Do you love crafting and getting together with friends? Why not do both at the same time and join our Social Craft Club? Bring your own craft project, or do one of ours on behalf of local charities.

Introduction to Word

Tuesdays 10:00am - 12:00pm

3 weeks, 2 hours per week


An introduction to Microsoft Word. Learn document sorting and how to create amazing letters and flyers.


Art Class

 28th January - 1st April

Thursdays 1:00pm - 3:00pm

28th January - 1st April

10 weeks $160 Early Bird: $110 

Come along and learn how to create a magnificent masterpiece.

Children's Art Class

 Saturdays 9:30am - 10:30am

Bring the kids along and have the best kids fridge art you've ever seen!


Social Scrabble

Wednesdays 10:00am - 1:00pm 

3rd Frbruary - 31st March

9 weeks $54   Early Bird $36

Yes we do have scrabble dictionaries.

Come for the challenge.

Zumba for over 40s

Fridays 9.30am - 10.30am

29th January - 26th March

9 weeks $144 Early Bird $117

Come and join the party.

Fun & fitness!!

Strength Training

Thursdays 10am - 11am
6th February - 26th March

10 Wks $145 Early Bird: $95

Improve your body strength - fight osteoporosis.

Weights are provided.

Book Club 

1st Monday of the month   
Monday 2:30pm - 3:30pm

$3.50 per session

Come along and discuss great books with like minded friends! Our book club provides a relaxed atmosphere to meet like minded people over a cup of tea and share a common passion 

Chit and Chatter

   Fridays 1:30pm - 2:30pm   

$3 per session

Come along and socialize with other members of the community. Have a chat about current events, entertainment, or anything that interests you, over afternoon tea or coffee.

Bookings Essential

Step Up

Wednesdays 7:30pm - 8:30pm

3rd February - 31st March

9 weeks $130.50 Early Bird: $85.50

Boroondara Toastmasters


1st & 3rd Thurs in month

Separate fees apply

Become the Speaker & Leader you want to be. 

Learn new skills for your personal development.

Speak confidently with Toastmasters

ph 9808 6292

MYOB Intro or Quickbooks Intro

3rd February - 31st March
7:00pm - 9:00pm

9 weeks $120

Learn data entry with this home/office accounting program.

Introduction to Excel

Fridays 10:00am - 12:00pm


Learn how to set up your budget on a spreadsheet and much more.

Bookings essential!

Individual sessions to suit your time and needs also available.