Community & Events


St. John’s has a range of social and community events throughout the year.

Parish outings and events include:

Ladies Lunch – 12.30pm on the third Monday of even-numbered months, Malvernvale Hotel, 1321 Malvern Road, Malvern, no need to RSVP, just turn up – next lunch, Monday 20 August

Sunday 18 March, 11.30am-2pm Younger Members Brunch, the Vicarage
Sunday 6 May, 12-2pm Patronal Festival Lunch, Manhattan Restaurant, Toorak Village
Tuesday 15 May, 7.30-9pm Lecture by Prof. John Collins, Yale University, at Trinity College Theological School, with dinner at Naughtons Hotel from 6pm
Thursday 21 June, 7-9pm Newcomers Welcome Event, the Vicarage
Sunday 29 July, 12-2pm Winter Warmer Lunch at Bird & Fire, 111 Glenferrie Rd
Wednesday 29 August, 6.30pm Archbishop’s Dinner at Trinity College Theological School
Sunday 14 October, 4-6pm Blessing of Pets, in the Church Garden
Tuesday 23 October, 10.30am-2.30pm Tour of The Heavenly Queen Temple
Sunday 25 November, 11am-12.30pm Blessing of the Sally Beddison Garden
Sunday 16 December, 7pm Carols Service
Monday 24 December, 6pm Children’s Pageant and Nativity Service
Monday 24 December, 11.30pm Christmas Midnight Mass
Tuesday 25 December 8am & 10am Christmas Day services