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Maroondah Federation Estate

Maroondah Federation Estate

32 Greenwood Ave, Ringwood

Maroondah Federation Estate is a community, cultural and arts facility for the residents of Maroondah and the outer eastern region of Melbourne.

Go on a journey of the senses

Enter the Cultural Centre and enjoy the bright and welcoming café that uses fresh, local produce and hosts children’s activities during spring and summer. Visit the Maroondah Access Gallery and meander through landscaped native gardens and history trails that encircle the Estate. Admire striking tree carvings and discover interesting insights into the Estate’s unique architecture, which includes the State Heritage-listed 1920s former Ringwood School House. The Centre also houses an artist’s workshop, and exhibition and studio spaces, leased to community groups.

Spaces for hire with lovely garden views

The Lifestyle Centre at Federation Estate contains light, bright and modern function rooms, meeting and performance spaces, catering for all abilities. Surrounded by views of tranquil native gardens, groups hold meetings, seminars, workshops, exercises classes and music performances in air-conditioned comfort. There is ample on-site parking and a kitchenette as well as fresh and diverse catering options for breakfast, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea. Rooms and the spacious, central courtyard are available for casual or regular hire. See more about room hire

Play facilities for all abilities

AMazing Space is an award-winning play space suitable “for people of all ages and abilities to come together in learning, play and friendship”. AMazing Space includes exciting and innovative equipment and designs, themed around the four elements of fire, wind, water and earth, and aims to enhance the senses of touch, vision, sound and smell. Features include a wheelchair-accessible sand pit and attractive gardens as well as accessible seating, car parks and toilet. See more about AMazing Space

Maroondah Access Gallery

The Maroondah Access Gallery offers constantly changing exhibitions with a community focus.

See current exhibitions

Cultural Centre

The Cultural Centre is a place of learning, work and creativity. Located in the historic Ringwood Primary School building are:

  • community organisation offices
  • a community workshop.

Café                                                                                         

  • Monday to Friday 8.30am - 3pm
  • Closed Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays

Lifestyle Centre

  • Monday to Friday 8.30am - 5pm
  • Closed public holidays
  • 9298 4545

Located in the purpose-built addition, the centre contains a function rooms and a kitchenette, which cater for visitors of all abilities.

The centre is home to Maroondah City Council's:

  • Arts and Cultural Services Team
  • Social Support 
  • Meals on Wheels. 

It is a vital recreational, social and community resource for the local community and surrounding districts and is an excellent venue for a variety of performance groups, leisure, recreation and social clubs. 

Location

32 Greenwood Ave, Ringwood

22/06/2017
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