Upcoming Business Activities


The inaugural Sunshine Business Awards acknowledge and reward outstanding businesses within the busy hub of Sunshine CBD. Proudly presented by the Sunshine Business Association, these awards recognise the best of the best small businesses in Sunshine and their owners. Thousands of dollars in prizes to be won!

Sunshine Lantern Festival

The Sunshine Lantern Festival is a free community event that takes place in the busy Sunshine shopping precinct along Hampshire Road, Sunshine annually in September. It is a full day of family fun, entertainment, rides, street performers, music, food of many nations, magical Lion and Dragon Dancing, a Lantern Parade and spectacular fireworks

Sunshine Crawl 2023

The Sunshine Crawl gastronomic progressive dinner is usually in March but due to covid restrictions was cancelled for 2022. We are planning one for 2023 with more details to come. A bit about last years very successful event is below……..     The 2021 Food Fever event became the Sunshine Crawl as part of the Westside…

2022 Sunshine Lunar New Year Festival

The very first Sunshine Lunar New Year Festival is on Sunday 6th February 2022, 12pm to 9pm. A free multicultural community event taking place in the busy Sunshine shopping precinct along Hampshire Road Sunshine, presented by the Sunshine Business Association, supported by Brimbank City Council, Victorian Multicultural Commission, Victorian State Government and Sunshine businesses.

Sunshine Short Film Festival

Sunshine Short Film Festival is supported and sponsored by the Sunshine Business Association and is an annual event in Sunshine at Village Cinemas Sunshine. The next SSFF will be a comedy spectacular and will run in March 2022. Watch this space for more details……

Sunshine Street Market

   The Sunshine Business Association (SBA) hosts a street market along Hampshire Road in the Sunshine Town Centre, which operates WEEKLY every Friday from 8am to 3pm, subject to weather. The street market provides an additional attraction to the Centre that compliments the existing business offerings and attracts new customers.


The Love Sunshine Shop Local campaign started on July 1st 2020 to support the businesses in Sunshine for recovery after Covid-19. It is to brighten up the streets of Sunshine shopping precinct and to remind the community to shop locally to keep our local shops! Window decals, street banners, bin wraps and real estate boards…

Sustainability in Sunshine

“By 2025 or earlier, all Australian packaging in Australia will be reusable, combustible, or recyclable” said Josh Frydenberg – Federal Environment Minister. 28 April 2018 The Sunshine Businesses Association (SBA) plans to be the first Victorian shopping precinct to go SUSTAINABLE!  Our customers want us to be more environmentally conscious and we want more customers.  We are…

White Ribbon Breakfast

Each year in support of White Ribbon Australia’s campaign to ‘Stop Violence Against Women’ we hold a free 7am BBQ Breakfast at the Sunshine train station raising awareness, signing pledges, selling pins and sharing a sausage. Sunshine Business owners have been supporting this important cause since 2014