Louis Joel Arts & Community Centre

Louis Joel Arts & Community Centre provides a dynamic and community owned multi functional meeting place that encompasses a broad range of activities supporting the arts and our community.

News & Events

Rainbow Pride in Altona

Saturday 9 February 





Joel Gallery

Pastels, Paintings and Photos by Ross Baring, Libby Roswell & Carolyn Morwood - Sat 16 to Thu 28 February


Venue Hire

For venue hire information please contact 9398 2511


Volunteers are an important and highly valued part of Louis Joel Arts & Community Centre


We acknowledge that we are on traditional lands of the Yalukit Wilum Nations.

We offer our respect to the Elders of these traditional lands and through them, to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 

Jam Making Workshop

Discover the secrets of making superb homemade jam. The session will cover using fresh and frozen fruit, setting points and bottling.

All participants will take home recipes and a jar of jam.

Thursday 21 February 1pm-3pm | Cost: $10

Bookings via admin@ljac.com.au or phone 9398 2511

Quilting: Attic Windows Block 

Learn how to make this stunning, versatile block with the members of Seabreeze quilters as we explore the variations and layout. Requirements list available on request.

Saturday 23 Feb, 1pm-4pm | $10 non-members/ $2 Seabreeze Members.

Bookings via admin@ljac.com.au or phone: 93982511

Get to Know Your Camera Workshop 

Take beautiful images without it being a fluke! A two hour comprehensive workshop on camera controls, features & benefits.

Download the workshop flyer here

Saturday 9 March, 1pm-3pm | $70

Bookings via info@spiteriphoto.com or phone 0412 574 830

Beeswax Wraps Workshop

Make your own reusable beeswax wraps as an alternative to cling wrap and zip lock bags in the kitchen. Perfect for wrapping food to keep it fresh, the wraps are washable and biodegradable.  Learn how to make and maintain wraps and take three wraps home. 

Thursday 7 March, 1pm-3pm | $20/ $15 concession

Bookings via admin@ljac.com.au or phone 9398 2511

Sourdough Workshop

Learn how to create and look after your very own sourdough starter culture. Workshop will cover the creating your sourdough starter culture, best flours to use, feeding your starter and different recipes for cooking with your starter including delicious sourdough pancakes!

Thursday 14 March, 1pm-3pm | $10

Bookings via admin@ljac.com.au or phone 9398 2511

Kombucha Workshop

Kombucha is a fermented drink rich in probiotics and antioxidants that can improve digestion, and boost energy levels and the immune system. Learn how to brew and flavour your own delicious Kombucha at home. All participants will recieve a scoby to begin their kombucha journey at home.

Thursday 28 March, 1pm-3pm | $10

Bookings via admin@ljac.com.au or phone 9398 2511