This year the Japanese Society of Melbourne and the Australia Japan Society of Victoria will collaborate with Manningham City Council, Parks Victoria, and the Rotary Club of Templestowe to host a community picnic.
The event will showcase Japanese cultural performances, traditional tea ceremony demonstrations, activities for children and facilitated nature walks among the Cherry Blossom Loop Walk.
Bike racks and locks available on site.
Parking: Banksia Park is limited, but a shuttle bus will be available at designated overflow parking sites, including Birrarung Park and Yarra Flats.
Cost: Entry by gold coin donation.
Catered options: Kimu Korean and Poke Time food trucks.
BYO: Picnic, blanket or portable picnic furniture.