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Groups and Events

Building homes is just part of the story at Lendlease.


Springfield Rise 

We use modern planning and community development methods to create safe, self-sustaining communities where neighbours have the opportunity to meet and become friends.

Along with our Meet your Neighbour events, as the community continues to grow, you’ll have the opportunity to meet new people at a range of fun, social activities.

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Upcoming Events near You

September School Holiday Program 

Springfield Lakes Community Centre 
Commences Monday 23 September 2019 
YMCA offers a range of fun activities every weekday of the school holidays. Activities include a hip hop dance class, magic show, splitting a native bee hive, Halloween party, disco, gardening and crafternoon! There’s something for everyone. All activities are $2 donation unless otherwise stated on their timetable. 
Register online 

Springfield Central Sports Complex opening 

Sunday 13 October 2019, 10am – 1pm
Parkland Drive, Springfield Central
We invite our local community to celebrate the opening of Springfield’s new $38 million sports complex. Come meet the local clubs and try out the sports yourself. There will be loads of activities and a sausage sizzle.
More info on Facebook closer to the date.

97.3FM and Hunter the T-Rex visit the 

Display Village
Saturday 19 October 2019, 12pm – 3pm
Springfield Rise at Spring Mountain Display Village
84-90 Russell Luhrs Way, Spring Mountain
Come on down for an afternoon of dino-tastic fun as the Dino Encounters team guide you back in time to experience what it would be like to walk among dinosaurs millions of years ago. Meet ‘Hunter’ the 14-foot-long T-Rex puppet who moves, roars and sniffs around while guests can pet him. We’ll also have Bianca Dye from 97.3FM visiting, giant games, face painting, barbecue and music on the Sales and Information Centre lawn.
More info on Facebook.


Meet your neighours at Springfield Rise

Meet Your Neighbours – Free resident BBQ
Saturday 16 November 2019, 4pm – 6pm 
Cottonwood Café, 84-90 Russell Luhrs Way, Spring Mountain 
The last one for 2019! Meet Your Neighbours events are open to new and old residents, renters and owners - all are welcome! It’s a great opportunity to connect with those that also call (and soon to call!) Springfield Rise at Spring Mountain home, share stories and celebrate community spirit. Registration details will be on Facebook closer to the date. We’re also looking for volunteers to assist on the day with setting up, serving food and registering guests. If you can help, contact 
[email protected] 

Springfield Lakes Pest Fishing Classic

Sunday 17 November 2019 Spring Lake, Montello Circuit, Springfield Lakes Get your rods ready. Come November, Spring Lake will once again play host to the third Springfield Lakes Pest Fishing Classic. The popular community event, which started in 2018, saw close to 1000 pest fish removed from the lake over two events. Funds raised from the ticket, barbecue and bait sales will once again be used to restock the lake post event with native young fish. Tickets to these events have in the past sold out quickly. Information on the event and ticket links will be available closer to the date on Facebook.

Community Playgroup – Spring Mountain 
Mondays (school terms) 8.45am - 10.30am 
Spring Mountain State School, 56 Dublin Avenue, Spring Mountain 
We invite families (with children aged 0 - 4.5 years) to come and join us each Monday. Play, learn, network and support each other in a cooperative, social and welcoming environment. Please email: [email protected] with your contact information and names and ages of children coming along. There is no cost involved. 

Fitness Events 

Evening fitness classes 
Weeknights 5.30pm and 6.30pm 
Display Village Green, 84-90 Russell Luhrs Way, Spring Mountain 
Healthy You HQ have created a welcoming and judgement free atmosphere, to help you become a healthier, happier version of yourself. A 14-day free trial makes it simple for you to join in and see for yourself what everyone is talking about. Visit to find your free trial now. 

Friday's Child

Knitting and craft group ‘Friday’s Child’

Tuesdays 10am

Office of Charis Mullen MP – 6 Yoga Way, Springfield Central (next door to Cold Rock Ice Cream)
Friday’s Child produce knitted and craft items that are donated to local hospitals and shelters, helping pre-term babies, oncology patients, homeless and disadvantaged groups. Some of the handcrafted items they produce include blankets, beanies, gloves, scarves and soft toys. If you’re interested in helping out, they meet each Tuesday morning at the local MP’s office. They also gratefully accept donations of wool, both new and leftovers. Contact [email protected]u