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Mingle - Upcoming Events

Saturday 3 November 2018Diwali Celebration 
Wednesday 14 November 2018Resident Catch up - Stromlo Cottage Sunset Session
Saturday 1 December 2018Molonglo Valley Community Carols 
Sunday 9 December 2018Molonglo Valley Markets Stay Tuned

Regular activities at Stromlo Cottage

  • Every Wednesday – Young at Heart
  • Garden Club - will come back in 2019. Stay Tuned
  • Third Tuesday of every month – Book Club
  • Third Thursday of every month - Community Social Night



Diwali 'Festival of Lights'

Saturday 3 November 2018
6:30pm - 9:30pm
Stromlo Cottage, Noffs Cres Coombs

Residents of Wright and Coombs are invited to join in an evening picnic to celebrate Diwali.

Diwali is an Indian ‘Festival of Lights’. It is a time when people come together to celebrate good conquering evil, light conquering dark.

Have a traditional outfit? You are welcome to dress up for the night and prizes will be given for best dressed.

There will be music, Bollywood dancing and cultural arts to be involved in.

Bring along a picnic dinner for yourself and you are welcome to bring a plate of sweets to add to a shared sweets table.

Molonglo Valley Residents Social Evening - Stromlo Cottage Sunset Session

Wednesday 14 November 2018 
6.00pm - 8.00pm
Stromlo Cottage, Noffs Cres Coombs

The weather is warmer, the days are longer, so we are opening up Stromlo Cottage for a chilled evening. BYO esky with drinks and nibbles. We will have some garden games and some music playing. Come and hang out with other locals! 

Molonglo Valley Community Carols

Saturday 1 December 2018 
6.00pm - 8.00pm
Charles Weston School, Coombs

It is on again! This will be the fourth year that residents of the Molonglo Valley have come together to organise a Christmas event for the community. 

There will be a BBQ, music and lots of singing so bring your picnic blanket and settle in.

MV Markets

Molonglo Valley Markets

Sunday 9 December 2018
10:00am - 2:00pm
Stromlo Cottage, Noffs Cres Coombs

Two passionate residents are excited to bring you the third Molonglo Valley Markets. There’ll be coffee, cakes, fresh fruit and veg, hot food, plants, jewellery, crafts and more! Keep up to date with all of the information at  

Come on down to enjoy the sunshine and catch up with your neighbours while supporting Bec and Kiran with this great initiative. A gold coin donation at the gate will help to cover this and future events.

Stall holder places are still available – if you are interested please contact Bec and Kiran at

Wright and Coombs Book Club

Stromlo Cottage

Third Tuesday of every month
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Stromlo Cottage, Noffs Crescent, Coombs

If you live in Wright or Coombs, enjoy reading and would like to connect with others in your community then this activity is for you. Bring along a friend, some snacks to share and head on down!
Email Jane at to RSVP or for more information.  

The Book Club has been established by a local resident. The group comes together on the third Tuesday of every month. The 2018 Book Clubs dates are:

  • Tuesday 18 September
  • Tuesday 16 October
  • Tuesday 20 November
  • Tuesday 18 December

Young at Heart at the Cottage

Every Wednesday – 10:00am - 12:00pm
Stromlo Cottage, Noffs Crescent Coombs

Wednesday mornings at the cottage are dedicated to retirees in the area who want to connect with others in their community. Come on down if you think this is for you-and please feel free to let your neighbours know.

The cottage is located on Noffs Crescent in Coombs.

Garden Club

Will commence again in 2019.