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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.
Starry Southern Skies - Wednesday 11 February 2015 to Tuesday 31 May 2016 - Kids & family

Starry Southern Skies

11 Feb 2015 - 31 May 2016, Royal Botanic Gardens
View the night sky using powerful heritage telescopes and get the chance to view clusters and double stars or explore the Moon.
Ice Age: No Time For Nuts 4-D at Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium - Saturday 19 September 2015 to Wednesday 04 October 2017 - Kids & family

Ice Age: No Time For Nuts 4-D at Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium

19 Sep 2015 - 4 Oct 2017, Melbourne Aquarium
A mammoth new Ice Age 4-D theatrical experience, Ice Age: No Time For Nuts 4-D, premieres at Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium.
Studio Cats: Andy Warhol | Ai Weiwei for Kids - Friday 11 December 2015 to Sunday 24 April 2016 - Kids & family

Studio Cats: Andy Warhol | Ai Weiwei for Kids

11 Dec 2015 - 24 Apr 2016, NGV International
A large-scale installation especially for children, with interactive activities and photobooths.
Creative Kids After School Club - Monday 08 February 2016 to Friday 02 December 2016 - Kids & family

Creative Kids After School Club

8 Feb 2016 - 2 Dec 2016, Library at The Dock
Ever wanted to 3D print your own superhero figurine? At the Creative Kids After School Club you can.
Stompers: Library at The Dock - Monday 08 February 2016 to Friday 02 December 2016 - Kids & family

Stompers: Library at The Dock

8 Feb 2016 - 2 Dec 2016, Library at The Dock
Encourage your child to have a lifelong love of books by coming along to Stompers at Library at The Dock.
Songbirds: Library at The Dock - Monday 08 February 2016 to Friday 02 December 2016 - Kids & family

Songbirds: Library at The Dock

8 Feb 2016 - 2 Dec 2016, Library at The Dock
Songs, rhymes and stories that will engage your budding bookworm's mind and introduce them to the fun and rhythm of language.
Songbirds at Southbank Library - Monday 08 February 2016 to Monday 28 November 2016 - Kids & family

Songbirds at Southbank Library

8 Feb 2016 - 28 Nov 2016, Southbank Library at Boyd
Come along to Southbank Library on Mondays for Songbirds, a program for babies and toddlers up to 18 months old and their parents and carers.
Songbirds at North Melbourne Library - Monday 08 February 2016 to Wednesday 30 November 2016 - Kids & family

Songbirds at North Melbourne Library

8 Feb 2016 - 30 Nov 2016, North Melbourne Library
Come along to North Melbourne Library on Mondays and Wednesdays for Songbirds, a program for babies and toddlers up to 18 months old.
Songbirds at Kathleen Syme Library - Tuesday 09 February 2016 to Tuesday 29 November 2016 - Kids & family

Songbirds at Kathleen Syme Library

9 Feb 2016 - 29 Nov 2016, Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre
Come along to Kathleen Syme Library on Tuesdays for Songbirds, a program for babies and toddlers up to 18 months old and their parents and carers.
North Melbourne Library Preschool Storytime - Tuesday 09 February 2016 to Tuesday 29 November 2016 - Kids & family

North Melbourne Library Preschool Storytime

9 Feb 2016 - 29 Nov 2016, North Melbourne Library
Share the wonder of books with your children at North Melbourne Library's Preschool Storytime.

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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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