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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.
Gun Shy Fluffy Fashion Extravaganza - Sunday 29 January 2017, 10:30am to noon, 2pm to 3:30pm - Kids & family

Gun Shy Fluffy Fashion Extravaganza

29 Jan 2017, ArtPlay
Dream, design, and create a fluffy accessory to take home. It's fashion, darlings!
Draw Me a Creature - Saturday 28 January 2017, 10:30am to 12:30pm, 2pm to 4pm - Kids & family

Draw Me a Creature

28 Jan 2017, ArtPlay
Learn about character design and story development with children's book author and illustrator, Tull Suwannakit.
Cityseekers CBD Children's Treasure Hunts - Saturday 28 January 2017 to Saturday 27 May 2017 - Kids & family

Cityseekers CBD Children's Treasure Hunts

28 Jan 2017 - 27 May 2017, Federation Square
Go on a treasure hunt through the Melbourne CBD, navigating pathways to discover cultures, arts, history and identities around the city.
Disco Stompers at Kathleen Syme Library - Friday 27 January 2017, 10:30am to 11:15am - Kids & family

Disco Stompers at Kathleen Syme Library

27 Jan 2017, Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre
Kids, come along for a very special disco stompers session.
We Must Fix the Moon! - Friday 27 January 2017, 10am to 10:45am, 11:15am to noon - Kids & family

We Must Fix the Moon!

27 Jan 2017, ArtPlay
Be one of the very first to sneak a peek at a new work in development, 'Moon Broken', and test out all the magical creations being made for it.
Rainbow Craft Drop In at East Melbourne Library - Wednesday 25 January 2017, 10am to 11:30am - Kids & family

Rainbow Craft Drop In at East Melbourne Library

25 Jan 2017, East Melbourne Library
Drop by East Melbourne Library and get your craft on at this fun-filled and colourful workshop.
Boats and Emergency Vehicles - Wednesday 25 January 2017 to Friday 27 January 2017 - Kids & family

Boats and Emergency Vehicles

25 Jan 2017 - 27 Jan 2017, ArtPlay
Be part of the design team for a new performance at ArtPlay called Moon Broken.
Moon Hospital - Wednesday 25 January 2017, 2pm to 3:30pm - Kids & family

Moon Hospital

25 Jan 2017, ArtPlay
Be part of the design team for a new performance at ArtPlay, 'Moon Broken' and help build and design the Moon Hospital.
Squishy Circuits at Library at The Dock - Wednesday 25 January 2017, 3:30pm to 4:30pm - Kids & family

Squishy Circuits at Library at The Dock

25 Jan 2017, Library at The Dock
Come to Library at The Dock for some electronics fun and learn how to Use conductive and non-conductive play-doh to make circuits you can sculpt.
Michael Jackson Tribute Workshop at City Library - Tuesday 24 January 2017, 10:30am to 12:30pm - Kids & family

Michael Jackson Tribute Workshop at City Library

24 Jan 2017, City Library
Taught by industry professional dancer Chloe Stuart, this fantastic workshop teaches you those great Michael Jackson signature moves.

 More to explore

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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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