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7-8 Girls (Chelt)

Days: Friday
Times: 7-9pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Katelin Thorne

The Year 7 & 8 Girls Leaders are Mel Bosma & Zoe Porteous. For more information about when connect groups run and being placed in one, please contact Youth Ministry Leader, Katelin Thorne.


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7-8 Guys (Chelt)

Days: Friday
Times: 7-9pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Katelin Thorne

The Year 7 & 8 Boys Connect Groups Leaders are Macca (Lackie Mckenzie) & Aziz Aljaber. For more information about when connect groups run and being placed in one, please contact Youth Ministry Leader, Katelin Thorne.


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9-10 Girls (Chelt)

Days: Friday
Times: 7-9pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Katelin Thorne

The Year 9 & 10 Girls Leaders are Elise Gilmour & Gigi Buckingham. For more information about when connect groups run and being placed in one, please contact Youth Ministry Leader, Katelin Thorne.


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9-10 Guys (Chelt)

Days: Friday
Times: 7-9pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Katelin Thorne

The Year 9 & 10 Guys Leaders are Theo Davies, Will Porteous & Christian Gilmour. For more information about when connect groups run and being placed in one, please contact Youth Ministry Leader, Katelin Thorne.


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Adult Connect

Days: 2nd & 4th Tuesday
Times: 7:30pm
Location: Various Bayside Locations
Contact: Tricia Atkinson

Gathering around God’s Word and loving each other.


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Aspendale Families Connect

Days: 2nd Saturday & 4th Sunday
Times: 7.30pm
Location: Aspendale
Contact: Steven & Hannah Offen

For families with primary aged children who desire to do life together.


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Bayside Cycling

Days: Saturday & Sunday
Times: 7.30am
Location: Black Rock
Contact: Grant Kirby

No better way to start the weekend than getting “on ya bike”. Any age, any ability welcome.


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Bayside Film Group

Days: 1st Sunday
Times: 1pm
Location: Hampton
Contact: Sandra Cavallo & Frances Rodrigo

The Bayside Film Group is for those who love to watch and discuss films and short talks through the lens of Christian spirituality. A variety of films and genres are watched.


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Black Rock Connect

Days: 2nd & 4th Tuesday
Times: 7.30pm
Location: Black Rock
Contact: Don & Margaret Cox

For people who enjoy a Bible study as well encouragement.


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Black Rock Women’s Connect

Days: 1st & 3rd Monday
Times: 7:30pm
Location: Black Rock
Contact: Jan Boyd

Women connecting, loving Jesus, making lasting friendships and released into their God-given potential through His Word and the Holy Spirit.


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Blokes’ Shed

Days: 2nd & 4th Tuesday
Times: 7:30pm
Contact: Rohan Carroll

An informal place for men to connect and talk about life, faith and projects they love.


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Building & Maintenance Connect

Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Luke Breeuwer

For those who enjoy working with their hands and on odd jobs as part of a team to keep Bayside Church beautiful.


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Business Connect

Days: 1st Monday
Times: 7.00-8.30am

Discussion and prayer for those who own and operate their own business.


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Cheltenham Connect

Days: 2nd & 4th Tuesday
Times: 7:30pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Andrew & Pip Bergen

Great group for full time workers based around Bible studies, prayer and social interaction.


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Cheltenham Connect

Days: Wednesday
Times: 7.30pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Joel Cleary

Great group for full time workers based around Bible studies, prayer and social interaction.


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Cheltenham Families Connect

Days: 1st Sunday
Times: 12pm
Location: Bayside Church, Cheltenham Campus
Contact: Craig & Caroline Richardson

Friendly, social young families who gather monthly to encourage and pray for each other.


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Cheltenham Men’s Connect

Days: 2nd & 4th Thursday
Times: 7.30-9.30pm
Location: Cheltenham Campus
Contact: Matt Murphy

A group based around a Bible Study, prayer and social interaction.


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Cheltenham Women’s Connect

Days: 1st & 3rd Wednesday
Times: 7:30pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Rina Stefani

Women connecting, loving Jesus, making lasting friendships and released into their God-given potential.


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Cheltenham Women’s Connect

Days: 1st & 3rd Thursday
Times: 9:30am
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Elizabeth Diacaris & Loulou Ibrahim

Women connecting, loving Jesus, making lasting friendships and released into their God-given potential.


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Cheltenham Women’s Connect

Days: 1st Thursday
Times: 7:30pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Susan Sullivan

Join together in prayer and reading through a devotion once a month.


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Cheltenham Young Adult Connect

Days: 2nd & 4th Monday
Times: 7.30-9.30pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Hadi Issa

A great group for people aged 18-25 living in the Cheltenham area. There is bible discussion, prayer and social interaction.


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Cheltenham Young Adult Connect

Days: 2nd & 4th Wednesday
Times: 7.30-9.30pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Jacob Marshall

A great group for people aged 18-25. There is bible discussion, prayer and social interaction.


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Connecting in Camberwell

Days: 3rd Monday
Times: 8:00pm
Location: Camberwell
Contact: Patricia Plumb

Come together in Camberwell and study the Word and connect with others from our Church family.


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Destiny Connect

Days: 1st & 3rd Thursday
Times: 7.30pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Jan Boyd

This encouragement group meets the needs of people with disabilities.


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Dingley Village Connect

Days: 2nd & 4th Wednesday
Times: 7.30pm
Location: Dingley Village
Contact: Michael & Roslyn Gilmour

Friendly Bible study/discussion group who gather to grow and support each other.


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Dingley Village Young Adult Connect

Days: Monday's monthly
Times: 7.30-9.30pm
Location: Dingley Village
Contact: Liam & Katelin Cruickshank

A great group for students in their final year of high school and early young adults. There is Bible discussion, social time and an opportunity to make new friends.


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Dingley Women’s Connect

Days: 2nd & 4th Wednesday
Times: 2pm
Location: Dingley
Contact: Di Porteous

For women who enjoy Bible study, prayer & encouragement group.


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Flying Solo Group

Days: 2nd Sat
Times: 4-5.30pm
Location: Bayside Church, 99-101 Argus St, Cheltenham
Contact: Patricia Plumb

If you are a single parent, this group will provide an environment for sharing ideas and encouragement.


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Friday Socials

Days: 1st Friday
Times: 12pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Robyn Hutcheon

A great opportunity to gather with other seniors for social opportunities to share tips on how to do life and social outings.


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Hampton Connect

Days: 2nd & 4th Wednesday
Times: 7.30pm
Location: Hampton
Contact: Davina Lewis & Stephanie Hartley

Great group for full time workers based around Bible studies, prayer and social interaction.


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Heatherton Families Connect

Days: Saturday monthly
Times: 3:30pm
Location: Heatherton
Contact: Lakshman & Thara Shimoga

For couples and singles who desire to gather to pray and support one another. There is also a time for Bible study.


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Heatherton Young Adult Connect

Days: 2nd & 4th Wednesday
Times: 7:30pm
Location: Heatherton
Contact: Charles Opatha

A great group for people aged 18-25. There is bible discussion, prayer and social interaction.


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Mainly Music

Days: Wednesday
Times: 9.45-11.15am
Location: Cheltenham Campus
Contact: Di Pettit & Anerien Becker

The aim of mainly music is to provide an environment where young children develop skills to enhance their early education, through the use of music, rhythm, rhyme, and other music related activities with the participation of a parent or primary […]


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Men’s Bacon & Eggs Connect

Days: 1st Saturday
Times: 8-9am
Location: Cheltenham Campus
Contact: Rohan Carroll

Men of all ages get to hang out over delicious bacon and eggs and spiritual conversation.


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Men’s Prayer Connect

Days: 1st Saturday
Times: 9am
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Shaun Collins

Men gathering and praying together.


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Mentone Women’s Connect

Days: 2nd & 4th Saturday
Times: 10am-12pm
Location: Mentone
Contact: Carol Rosas

Women from Bayside can come together to hang out, spend time in God’s Word and do the journey together.


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Mordialloc Families Connect

Days: Monday
Times: 7:30pm
Location: Mordialloc
Contact: Michael & Maryanne Keat

Parents of young families who gather to pray and support one another.


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Mums Connect

Days: 2nd $ 4th Wednesday
Times: 9:30-11.15am
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Libby Cumming & Ngaire Smith

For expectant mums and mums of children 0-5 years to connect in a nurturing environment and be inspired in this season of life.


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Mums of Teenagers

Days: 2nd Saturday
Times: 4:00pm
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Angie Hemp

An informal monthly gathering to link arms and chat about our teenagers, our concerns, our celebrations and hear how others are doing it or have done the journey.


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Noble Park Families Connect

Days: Thursday
Times: 7:30pm
Location: Cheltenham/Noble Park
Contact: Andrew & Uyen Ambroisine

Parents of young families who gather to pray with and support one another.


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Parkdale Connect

Days: Fortnightly on different nights (2nd & 4th week)
Times: 7:30pm
Location: Parkdale
Contact: Paul & Leigh Beaver

Friendly adults who enjoy a meal, encouraging each other in faith and doing life together.


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Seniors Connect

Days: 2nd & 4th Tuesday
Times: 10:00am
Location: Cheltenham
Contact: Tony Stevens

Bible study & encouragement group.


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South African Women’s Connect

Days: Tues Fortnightly
Times: 7.30-9.30pm
Location: Cheltenham Campus
Contact: Onida Weir

A connect group for women who have South African heritage and are living in the Bayside area.  This encouragement and support group helps connect women with God and others in the normal adjustments of living in a new country.


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VCE 11 & 12 Girls (Chelt)

Location: Cheltenham Campus
Contact: Katelin Thorne

The Year 11 & 12 Guys Leader is Amanda McClelland. For more information about when connect groups run and being placed in one, please contact Youth Ministry Leader, Katelin Thorne.


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Women’s Book Club

Days: 1st Saturday
Times: Morning
Location: Black Rock
Contact: Pam Sanderson

A great social outreach for women over various books during the year.


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