What's on at the Cardinia Cultural Centre

We host a wide range of live shows, exhibitions and events throughout the year. Below is information on upcoming events at the centre. Book in early to secure prime seating.

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Morning Matinee: Spirit of Christmas

Wednesday 7 December
10am morning tea, 11am show
Tickets: $18

Celebrate Christmas at Cardinia Cultural Centre with our final Morning Matinee for the year. Featuring Australia’s leading morning song company and an assortment of your favourite morning performers. Includes all Yuletide favourites and a good dose of laughter.

Starring: Roy Best, Alison RaeJones, narrator Chris McKenna and Len Vorster on Piano.

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Jenni Ivins Mind Drawing

To celebrate her Mind Drawing Children's Stories Exhibition, artist Jenni Ivins, is presenting an hour of free family activities after each movie in January. Follow the numbers to the activity room to join in new Mind Drawing fun.

This free event is limited to 15 people and you must book your tickets.

Jenni is also running two smaller workshops:

Exploring Drawing
Friday 20 January 2 - 3.30pm $5.50 (booking required, places limited to 10)

Mind Drawings are a bit like pictures in clouds and two people may not see the same thing! Explore how you see and make your own Mind Drawing.

Exciting Writing
Wednesday 25 January 2 - 3.30pm $5.50 (booking required, places limited to 10)

Search for stories in your Mind Drawing or one of Jenni's, while learning about key elements of creative writing.

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The Jungle Book

Friday 20 January, 10am
tickets $4, movie, popcorn drink combo $9

Raised by a family of wolves since birth, Mowgli (Neel Sethi) must leave the only home he's ever known when the fearsome tiger Shere Khan (Idris Elba) unleashes his mighty roar. Guided by a no-nonsense panther (Ben Kingsley) and a free-spirited bear (Bill Murray), the young boy meets an array of jungle animals, including a slithery python and a smooth-talking ape. Along the way, Mowgli learns valuable life lessons as his epic journey of self-discovery leads to fun and adventure.

Rated PG, 106mins

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Sunday 22 January, 7pm
Tickets $47.50
VIP Sound Check Party Ticket $85

Buy a VIP Sound Check Party ticket @ $85.00 - This gets you access to the pre concert sound check experience with JUSTICE CREW and also having Q & A time where you can ask questions. The whole experience will be 20 min approximate plus your entry into the concert. From 5pm - 5:20pm.

Tickets for JUSTICE CREW's performance on 22 January are now on sale and make a perfect Xmas present for a teenage fan. The show has been specifically designed for younger fans, and the times are as follows:

6:30pm - Doors Open
7:00pm - Devine Our Destiny performance (Official Support Act)
7:20pm - Performance finished
7:35pm - Justice Crew Performance
8:40pm - Performance Finished

We can confirm that JUSTICE CREW will be selling and signing merchandise in the foyer after their show!

On sale 10am Thursday 24 November

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Ice Age 5: Collision Course

Wednesday 25 January, 10am
Tickets $4, movie, popcorn drink combo $9

Manny the mammoth starts to worry when his daughter Peaches announces her engagement. Still unlucky in love, Sid the sloth volunteers to plan the couple's wedding. To Manny's dismay, nothing can stop the upcoming nuptials, except maybe the end of the world. When Scrat accidentally launches himself into outer space, he sets off a chain reaction that sends an asteroid hurtling toward Earth. Now, the entire herd must leave home to explore new lands and save itself from Scrat's cosmic blunder.

Rated G, 94 mins

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Lanza Sings Again - Morning Matinees 2017

Tuesday 7 February
Tickets $20
Morning Tea served from 10am
Performance starts at 11am

Leading tenor Roy Best stars as Mario Lanza. Joining Roy will be international opera star Alison Jones who will play the role of Kathryn Grayson who was Mario Lanza’s preferred soprano. Narrator Chris McKenna tells the fascinating life story of Mario Lanza who had such an enormous career and incredibly died at the age of 38.

Accompanied by Len Vorster on piano. Starring: Roy Best, Alison Jones and Chris McKenna.

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Cowboys and Angels - Direct from the USA

Thursday 16 February 2017, 7.30pm
Tickets: $60, concession $50

'Cowboys and Angels' direct from Las Vegas following individual successful seasons in 'Legends in Concert'.

Dean Simmons as Garth Brooks, Kim Simmons as Shania Twain and Adam D Tucker as Tim McGraw are Cowboys and Angels .

Dean Simmons also know as Garth Guyis endorsed by the man himself Garth Brooks to quote "Tell Dean to hold down the fort for me" (Garth Brooks) , Kim Simmons also known as Shades of Shania started her professional career at age 15 and has performed with The Beach Boys and Jimmy Buffets Coral Reefers , Adam D Tucker accurately recreates the music and Mystic of Country Music Icon Tim McGraw.

This trio is the epitome of the Modern Country sound and is Touring Australia nationally in 2017.

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The Wizard of Oz

presented by CPAC

GALA OPENING NIGHT ~ All Adult Tickets $35.00 ~ Children 15 & U $25 Gala includes post show supper and drinks

Ticket prices for all other performances:

CHILD 15 & UNDER: $25
FAMILY TICKET (2 Adults & 2 Children): $110

Saturday 25 February 8.00pm
Sunday 26 February 2.00pm
Friday 3 March 8.00pm
Saturday 4 March 2.00pm
Saturday 4 March 8.00pm
Sunday 5 March 2.00pm
Thursday 9 March 7.30pm All adult tix $28
Friday 10 March 8.00pm

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Elvis: An American Trilogy

Sunday 2 April, 8pm

Tickets $65


The Complete Story Direct from the United States tarring Vic Trevino jnr, Gino Monopoli, Steve Michaels.

Take three of the worlds leading Elvis Tribute artists then start from the very beginning.

Vic Trevino Jnr embodies the rockabilly sound and raw dance moves of the young Elvis.

Gino Monopoli recreates the sophistication feel and sound of the movie years taking in tracks from the most iconic movies , GI Blues, Kid Gallahad, Speedway and many more, Gino is magnificent as he recreates the iconic 1968 comeback special .

Elvis is channeled through Steve Michaels in the famous white eagle jump suit as Steve passionately recreates the seventies era with An American Trilogy, the moves, the songs and the nuances that made Elvis the most recognizable figure in history are live on stage and living through three of the worlds leading Elvis Tribute artists in An American Trilogy

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David Hobson

Friday 12 May

Adults: $49
Concession: $45
Group 6+: $42.50

David Hobson is delighted to return to Cardinia in 2017.

David features many of his favourite songs that he has sung during his career along with songs from great artists that he respects and admires. Discover what makes David one of this country’s most sought after concert performers in the intimate setting of the Cardinia Cultural Centre theatre.

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The Vista Cafe will open from 5pm for pre-show dining from the cafe menu.

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