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School holidays

 
Find ways to entertain the whole family over the school holidays. There's so much happening in the city, including plenty of free and low cost kids' activities.
School Holiday Science at the Royal Society of Victoria - Tuesday 27 September 2016 to Wednesday 28 September 2016 - Kids & family

School Holiday Science at the Royal Society of Victoria

27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016, The Royal Society of Victoria
The Royal Society of Victoria presents a science and art-based school holiday activity.
ACCA's Family Art Day - Sunday 25 September 2016, 12:30pm to 3pm - Kids & family

ACCA's Family Art Day

25 Sep 2016, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA)
ACCA's Family Art Day is a great way for young people to participate in making art in the company of leading contemporary artists.
Slimefest - Sunday 25 September 2016, 11am to 1pm, 6pm to 8pm - Kids & family

Slimefest

25 Sep 2016, Margaret Court Arena
The only music festival of its kind for kids and families, Nickelodeon’s Slimefest is back, with stars, stunts, live performances and heaps of slime!
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Saturday 24 September 2016, 11am to 11:50am, 1pm to 1:50pm, 3pm to 3:50pm - Kids & family

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

24 Sep 2016, Spiegeltent at Wonderland Fun Town
Premiere tour of a new adaptation of 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' presented by the Victorian Youth Theatre.
Junior Rangers – Snakes, Skinks and Sunlight - Monday 19 September 2016 to Friday 23 September 2016 - Kids & family

Junior Rangers – Snakes, Skinks and Sunlight

19 Sep 2016 - 23 Sep 2016, Royal Park
Junior Rangers will explore the hidden world of Royal Park's reclusive reptiles and learn how sunlight and the changing seasons affect them.
Moon Festival Stories and Craft - Monday 19 September 2016, 11am to noon - Kids & family

Moon Festival Stories and Craft

19 Sep 2016, Chinese Museum and Chinatown Visitor Centre
Hear Chinese legends of the moon, learn paper craft skills and make a special box to take home in this interactive workshop for the whole family.
Spring School Holidays at ACMI - Saturday 17 September 2016 to Sunday 02 October 2016 - Kids & family

Spring School Holidays at ACMI

17 Sep 2016 - 2 Oct 2016, Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)
Head to ACMI during the spring school holidays for movies, workshops and free stuff for kids!
Potty Mouth - Saturday 17 September 2016 to Sunday 25 September 2016 - Kids & family

Potty Mouth

17 Sep 2016 - 25 Sep 2016, Meat Market
Potty Mouth is a mixture of stand-up and physical comedy for kids from three to twelve who want to laugh till they blow snot bubbles.
All New Finding Dory and Friends: The Experience - Saturday 17 September 2016 to Sunday 16 October 2016 - Kids & family

All New Finding Dory and Friends: The Experience

17 Sep 2016 - 16 Oct 2016, Melbourne Aquarium
Finding Dory and Friends: The Experience is a world-first aquarium exhibit featuring magical moments from the box office smash, Finding Dory.
Big Tops and Tiny Tots Circus Show - Saturday 17 September 2016 to Sunday 25 September 2016 - Kids & family

Big Tops and Tiny Tots Circus Show

17 Sep 2016 - 25 Sep 2016, Meat Market
A madcap and physical circus adventure for kids aged three to six years.

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There is plenty going on in the city to entertain kids and the whole family, from the aquarium to the zoo, and museums to ice-skating.
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Melbourne has loads of events and activities for children. There are family-friendly festivals like Moomba, school-holiday workshops, exhibitions and more.

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