Welcome to St Andrews
We look forward to meeting you over the coming weeks, whether it be at the Saturday market, picking kids up from school, at The General Store, or at one of the many community activities. We have created a listing of everything we could think of within the direct environs of St Andrews hoping to help you get to know a bit more about our neighbourhood and our community. Please take the time to look around this website and even better, pop in for a chat at WADAMBUK; our celebrated community centre.
Wadambuk St Andrews Community Centre
35 Caledonia St, St Andrews, 3761
Mon to Thu; 9am to 1pm
St Andrews Primary School
15 Caledonia St, St Andrews.
Principal Dean Simpson
9710 1255 or 0427 493 693
St. Andrews CFA
67 Caledonia St, St Andrews, 3761.
Emergency Calls 000
Station 9710 1441
Duty Officer 0417 271 897
click on the links for
Historic Church of St Andrews
Rev David Sullivan
Services held at St Matthews, Main Rd, Panton Hill Sundays 8.45am & 10am. Also Monday 10am
Yarra Plenty Mobile Library Bus
Every Tuesday 2pm to 4pm
Wadambuk St Andrews Community Centre
St Andrews Playgroup
Every Thursday during school term at St Andrews Primary School. 9.30 am – 11.30 am.
ph 9710 1255
Community Shuttle bus
Saturday bus service run by volunteers for a gold coin donation
Hurstbridge Station – Panton Hill – Smiths Gully – St Andrews – Cottles Bridge
Wild Life Help
1300 094 535
(previously Nillumbik Health)
917 Main Rd, Eltham, 3095
An independent, not-for-profit community owned organisation that provides a range of health services within one organisation. Includes dental services, physiotherapy, exercise class, parenting seminars, financial counselling and more.
Dr Natasha Davison
Registered Psychologist based at Wadambuk on Wednesdays. No referral necessary. Appointments can be made by calling 0409 176 069. Medicare rebate available
Clinical Pilates & Yoga
Classes at Wadambuk Mondays 9.30 am and Thursdays 7.00 pm.
Clinical Pilates sessions in St Andrews available by appointment, call 0402 090 044
0418 647 440
Based at Wadambuk by appointment
Hurstbridge Maternal & Child Health Centre
36 Greysharps Rd, Hurstbridge, 3099
Hurstbridge Medical Centre
1022 Heidelberg-Kinglake Rd, Hurstbridge, 3099
Kinglake Ranges Health Centre
19 Whittlesea Kinglake Rd, Kinglake, 3763
1300 77 3352
03 5734 8400
Nearest Hospital is The Austin
145 Studley Rd, Heidelberg
03 9496 5000
Nillumbik Shire Council
Our Local Council Member
Ward of Sugarloaf
0409 177 500
Our State Member of Parliament
Shop 10, 38-40 Bell St, Yarra Glen, 3775
Our federal member of Parliament
Shop 4, 30 Wallis St, Seymour, 3660.
PO BOX 465, Seymour, 3660.
St Andrew’s General Store & Post Office
10 Caledonia St, St Andrews.
Open daily with The Folk Ally Café operating Tues to Sat 9am to 3.30pm.
St Andrews Hotel
79 Burns St, St Andrews.
Open and serving meals daily. Live music Saturdays & Sundays.
A Local Baker
83 Burns St, St Andrews.
0430 535 494
Open Thursday to Sunday 9am to 5pm.
A Boy Named Sue
87 Burns St, St Andrews.
Open Thu, Fri, Sat & Sun
St Andrew’s Stockfeed & Elgas
Jamie and Allen Frankenberg
Special Interest Groups
St Andrews Men’s Shed
35 Caledonia St, St Andrews – Rear of Wadambuk
Every Wed 9am – 1pm and Thur 7pm to 10pm
phone 0417 525 169
St Andrews Landcare
Stringybark Community Nursery
Sue on 0409 409 288 or Gayle on 9714 8270
Propagation of locally indigenous plants by volunteers – all welcome. Tube stock $1 or free!
1st left off School Rd before bridge, down behind Men’s Shed & Wadambuk.
Every Tue 3.30pm – 5pm and every 2nd Sunday from 9.30am. Closed on Severe/Code Red days.
St Andrews Queenstown Historical Society
Black Saturday Memorials
1. Memorial niche & garden at Wadambuk
2. Blacksmiths tree, Chadd’s Creek Rd, Strathewen.
3. Bald Spur St Andrews Memorial
215 Bald Spur Road, Kinglake, 3763
Google Maps ref -37.541929, 145.315122
Lasting memories Mosaic Group
Every Monday evening during school terms
at St Andrews Primary School 7 pm to 9 pm.
1 to 4pm weekly on Thursdays at Wadambuk.
School Holiday activities, Sustainable living workshops, Native Nursery, Harvest Festival & more.
St Andrews Food Swap
3rd Sunday of the month 10am to 11am under the verandah of St Andrews Hall.
From Garden to Kitchen
St. Andrews Film Society
Screenings held at the St Andrews Hall.
3 groups: 3rd Friday night of the month, 3rd Saturday evening of the month, 4th Thur afternoon of the month.
Freebies of St Andrews, Smith’s Gully, Panton Hill and Surroundings
Recycle… remember … One person’s trash is another person’s treasure.
Living & Learning Nillumbik
Centres in Eltham, Diamond Creek & Panton Hill which offer a range of accredited social and recreational programs.
U3A stands for University of the Third Age - the time of active retirement from full time employment. Special interest groups range from Theatre going, Bridge, Book club, language classes, table tennis, technology classes and more.
0468 300 764
Nillumbik Combined Probus Inc
Aimed at Retirees to progress healthy minds and active bodies through social interaction and activities, expand interests and to enjoy the fellowship of new friends.
Meets every 2nd Wed at 9.45am at Bridges Restaurant.
At Wadambuk St Andrews Community Centre
2nd Saturday of the month
9am – 2pm
St Andrews Community Market
8am – 2pm
Kinglake Produce and Artesian market
4th Sunday of the month, (closed Jun, July, Aug).
10am – 3pm
Bollygum Community Craft Market
2nd Sunday of the month, (closed Jun, Jul, Aug).
Eltham Community and Craft Market
3rd Sunday of the month (closed Jan)
8.30am to 1.30pm
Hurstbridge Farmers Market
1st Sunday of the month
8.30am – 1pm
Sports & Clubs
Wadambuk also offers a range of health and wellbeing classes – Yoga, Pilates, Strength classes and more to keep you fit.
For team based sports, see the following:
St Andrews Tennis Club
St Andrews Pony Club
St Andrews Adult Riders
Panton Hill Cricket Club
Panton Hill Football Club
Hurstbridge Hurricanes Basket Ball Club
Hurstbridge Bowling Club
36 Graysharps Rd, Hurstbridge
NillumBUG – Nillumbik Bicycle Users Group
Every Wed and Thu mornings at various meeting points
Smiths Gully Mountain Bike Group
Nillumbik U3A Walking Group
Eltham and Evirons Walking Group
0417 343 751
Website gives detailed description of over 100 walks within the area.
Bollygum Adventure Playground in Kinglake, Yarra Glen Adventure Playground, Eltham North Adventure Playground, Diamond Valley Railway. There are smaller playgrounds in St Andrews adjacent to the tennis courts, in Panton Hill close to the round-about on Bishops Rd and in Hurstbridge adjacent to the primary school.
28 Aug 2016
Celebrating the end of winter and the joys of living in Melbourne’s Green Wedge. Stroll the main street of Hurstbridge and enjoy an extensive array of entertainment, events and activites for all the family. The Popular flagship attraction is a ride on the fully restored K class steam engine all the way to and from Flinders Street Station.
On The Hill Festival
23 Oct 2016
Put on by the local community of Panton Hill – it’s a day of free activates, nature, culture, music and fabulous food for the whole family.
Artists Open Studios –
An event that takes place three weekends a year - Studios include:
Baldessin Press & Studio, Yow Yow Studio & Dunmoochin.
1300 660 072
Open Cellars of Nillumbik
15 and 16 Oct, 2016
1300 660 072