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Want to keep your little bundles of joy busy and all smiles with entertainment fit for the whole family? Browse our kids events calendar by location and month and you’ll be sure to create family memories that will last a lifetime.

August

Lasting Impressions

ArtPlay

Friday 3rd August 2018, Fri: 10.00am – 11.00am, 11.45am – 12.45pm | Sat: 10.00am – 11.00am, 11.45am – 12.45pm

Long, long ago, dinosaurs walked the Earth and left behind their giant footpr...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/67b49d64-9c5c-42ea-8bc4-aef6f81d1f80.aspx

ACMI Family Sundays

Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)

Sunday 1st April 2018, Every First Sunday of the Month 10.00am until 4.00pm

Perfect for kids of all ages, families go on a journey through the moving ima...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Exhibitions/Pages/b0234232-8961-4def-9765-3e5dd3b80f54.aspx

Celebrate Father’s Day at City Library

City Library

Monday 27th August 2018, Mon: 10.30am – 11.15am

Celebrate the wonderful men in your life at these special Father\'s Day story...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/3dd856f9-60bf-42da-bfe2-fdb54d74ebf8.aspx

Celebrate Father’s Day at North Melbourne Library

North Melbourne Library

Tuesday 28th August 2018, Tue: 10.30am – 11.15am

Celebrate the wonderful men in your life at these special Father\'s Day story...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/1f0b54e8-9cc3-41f4-8261-a81e98dfb3aa.aspx

Celebrate Father’s Day at East Melbourne Library

East Melbourne Library

Wednesday 29th August 2018, Wed: 10.30am – 11.15am

Celebrate the wonderful men in your life at these special Father\'s Day story...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/2a9ae4e0-47e2-413b-bbcd-5c2d80977ebe.aspx

Celebrate Father’s Day at Kathleen Syme Library

Kathleen Syme Library

Wednesday 29th August 2018, Wed: 10.30am – 11.15am

Celebrate the wonderful men in your life at these special Father\'s Day story...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/be5cab8f-b9ed-47f9-98c8-658802a70193.aspx

Celebrate Father’s Day at Southbank Library

Southbank Library

Thursday 30th August 2018, Thu: 10.30am – 11.15am

Celebrate the wonderful men in your life at these special Father\'s Day story...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/46ddbbf8-c5fa-4cb4-88e6-56189ddd767b.aspx

Celebrate Father’s Day at Library at The Dock

Library at The Dock

Friday 31st August 2018, Fri: 10.30am – 11.15am

Celebrate the wonderful men in your life at these special Father\'s Day story...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/58f288bf-20fb-4281-a38b-71a309e792ea.aspx

August

Dandy Lions

The Royal Botanic Garden

Friday 22nd June 2018, Thursdays, 10.30am to 12pm

Come out to play!

Discover the wonders of the garden with your pre-schoole...

https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/dandy-lions

Dandy Lions

The Royal Botanic Garden

Saturday 28th July 2018, Thursdays, 10.30am to 12.00pm

Come out to play!

Discover the wonders of the garden with your pre-s...

https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/dandy-lions

Site of Passage: PlaceStories

Customs House

Friday 22nd June 2018, Weekdays, 10am to 7pm | Weekends, 11am to 4pm

The Site of Passage exhibition explores personal journeys and experie...

https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/site-of-passage-placestories

Site of Passage: PlaceStories

Customs House

Saturday 28th July 2018, Weekdays, 10.00am to 7.00pm | Weekends, 11.00am to 4.00pm

The Site of Passage exhibition explores personal journeys and experiences t...

https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/site-of-passage-placestories

Whale watching cruise

Circular Quay

Friday 22nd June 2018, Every day, 10.15am to 4.15pm

Whale watching cruises are an extraordinary opportunity to see the gentle gia...

https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/whale-watching-cruise

Miss Jacqui's Ballerinas: Pyrmont

Pyrmont Community Centre

Friday 22nd June 2018, Mondays, 10am to 1pm | Tuesdays, 9am to 11.30am

Miss Jacqui’s classes use exciting and engaging music to introduce ballet a...

https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/pre-school-dance-classes-in-pyrmont

Miss Jacqui's Ballerinas: Pyrmont

Pyrmont Community Centre

Tuesday 31st July 2018, Mondays, 10am to 1pm Tuesdays, 9am to 11.30am

Miss Jacqui’s classes use exciting and engaging music to introduce ba...

https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/pre-school-dance-classes-in-pyrmont

Miss Jacqui's Ballerinas: Glebe

Glebe Town Hall

Friday 22nd June 2018, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9.30am to 12.15pm

Miss Jacqui’s classes use exciting and engaging music to introduce ballet a...

https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/miss-jacquis-ballerinas-glebe-18-mths-5-yrs

Art class at Millers Point

Harry Jensen Centre

Friday 3rd August 2018, Fridays, 10.30am to 12.30pm (Except Friday 5 October and Friday 12 October)

The Friday Express art class has an easy going and social vibe, with a strong...

https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/friday-express-painting-and-drawing-class

Arctic Voices

Australian National Maritime Museum

Tuesday 1st May 2018, 9.30am-5.00pm

Travel to remote and icy lands in an interactive exhibition that’ll delight...

https://www.timeout.com/sydney/museums/arctic-voices

PLAYGROUPS FOR PRESCHOOLERS

Australian Museum

Tuesday 1st May 2018, Fridays, 9.45am

Join our weekly term-time playgroups for children aged 9 months to 3 years (T...

https://australianmuseum.net.au/playgroups-for-preschoolers

Learn to make macarons

272 Cleveland St

Sunday 29th July 2018, Fridays to Sundays, 10.00am to 12.00pm

Learn the fine art of macaron-making under the guidance of Sydney’s b...

https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/learn-to-make-macarons

August

Wind Tubes

Ipswich Art Gallery

Friday 22nd June 2018,

Wind Tubes is a hands-on exhibition that challenges you to make a flying crea...

https://kidsonthecoast.com.au/things-to-do/events/event/school-holiday-events/wind-tubes-1-8

Kids Sewing Classes in Brisbane

The Fabric and Felt Studio

Saturday 23rd June 2018,

Thanks to Pinterest and Instagram, traditional skills are currently experi...

https://www.weekendnotes.com/kids-sewing-classes-fabric-and-felt-studio/

The Corner: Children's Picture Diaries

State Library of Queensland

Saturday 14th April 2018, Daily 10am - 3pm

Come down to The Corner and play your way through our interactive environme...

http://www.slq.qld.gov.au/whats-on/calevents/general/children/the-corner-childrens-picture-diaries?SQ_CALENDAR_VIEW=day&SQ_CALENDAR_DATE=2018-04-21

The Wheel of Brisbane

South Bank Parklands

Thursday 29th March 2018, Sunday to Thursday 10am to 10pm and Friday and Saturday 10am – 11pm

An iconic landmark etched upon the South Bank skyline, The Wheel of Brisbane ...

http://www.holidayswithkids.com.au/thingsToDo/thingsToDo/australia/queensland/thewheelofbrisbane

Spaceflight Academy

Sapceflight Academy

Thursday 29th March 2018,

\'Boldly go where no one has gone before’ at Australia’s first a...

http://www.holidayswithkids.com.au/thingsToDo/thingsToDo/australia/queensland/spaceflightacademy

August

BRUNY ISLAND BIRD FESTIVAL

HQ is Adventure Bay Hall, Bruny Island, 730 Adventure Bay Road, Adventure Bay, Bruny Island, Tasmania, 7150

Sunday 15th July 2018,

The four day Festival is jointly presented by the Bruny Island Environment Ne...

https://www.discovertasmania.com.au/event/brunyislandbirdfestival

HOPE IN DARK TIMES: AN EVENING WITH MICHAEL LEUNIG

Earl Arts Centre

Friday 31st August 2018,

Legendary cartoonist, philosopher, and poet Michael Leunig comes to Launcesto...

https://www.discovertasmania.com.au/event/hopeindarktimes

September

Junction Arts Festival

Prince's Square

Wednesday 5th September 2018, 12:00am

Now in its eighth year, Launceston’s Junction Arts Festival is an intimate ...

https://www.eventfinda.com.au/2018/junction-arts-festival/launceston

BLOOMING TASMANIA FLOWER & GARDEN FESTIVAL 2018

Albert Hall Launceston

Saturday 22nd September 2018,

Our Festival showcases and aims to promote the very best Tasmania has to offe...

https://www.discovertasmania.com.au/event/bloomingtasmaniaflowergardenfestival2018

October

BLOOMIN' TULIPS FESTIVAL DAY

Sir Richard Guttteridge Gardens

Saturday 13th October 2018,

The Bloomin\' Tulips Festival is an annual one day event to be held on Saturd...

https://www.discovertasmania.com.au/event/bloomintulipsfestivalday

CHERRY BLOSSOM CELEBRATION

Emu Valley Rhododendron Garden

Saturday 20th October 2018,

The Cherry Blossom Celebration is the biggest day of the year on the calendar...

https://www.discovertasmania.com.au/event/cherryblossomcelebration

November

Farmgate Festival

Farmgate Festival Site West Tamar

Saturday 24th November 2018, 9:00am–4:00pm

Taste, Tour and Explore up to sixteen farms in the beautiful Tamar Valley. Ex...

https://www.eventfinda.com.au/2018/farmgate-festival/launceston-northern

August

Media Lab Filming and Photo Editing

City Library

Tuesday 2nd January 2018,

The Media Lab is a place where digital masterpieces will be created and where...

https://www.cityofadelaide.com.au/whats-on/event/media-lab-film-photos

October

1,000 Ks 4 Kids South Australia 2018 - Camp Quality

Adelaide

Saturday 13th October 2018, 7:00am Saturday 13th October 2018

Get ready for a 1,000km, 9 day cycling challenge riding through scenic South ...

https://www.weekendnotes.com/1000-ks-4-kids-south-australia-camp-quality/

August

FRIDAY STORY TIME AT THE AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL

Australian War Memorial

Friday 18th May 2018, Fridays: 10.30 am

Hear stories of brave animals, extraordinary people, and faraway places, brou...

https://visitcanberra.com.au/events/56b23c3ad270154b4553cd89/friday-story-time-at-the-australian-war-memorial

DISCOVERY ZONE

Australian War Memorial

Wednesday 16th May 2018, Weekdays: 12.30pm - 1.30pm; Weekends: 10am - 5pm

Ever wondered that life might have been like on board a submarine in the Cold...

https://visitcanberra.com.au/events/56b23bf1d5f1565045d8087d/discovery-zone

September

CANBERRA MOON FESTIVAL 2018

The Fitzroy Pavilion

Friday 21st September 2018,

Canberra Moon Festival (CMF) returns in September 2018 with a glaring makeove...

https://visitcanberra.com.au/events/5acaf1950f70bf684eeecc9b/canberra-moon-festival-2018

FLORIADE NIGHTFEST

Commonwealth Park

Wednesday 26th September 2018, 6.30pm - 10.30pm

Beautified and bejewelled by the expert team at Mandy Lights, Commonwealth Pa...

https://visitcanberra.com.au/events/56b23b4d3ed14ca745317f67/floriade-nightfest

JOSEPHINE WANTS TO DANCE

Canberra Theatre Centre

Saturday 29th September 2018, 10.30am - 1pm

A story about dreams, believing in yourself… and a dancing kangaroo.

Jos...

https://visitcanberra.com.au/events/5add4dcf6f779bf55995f8bc/josephine-wants-to-dance

August

MUDDY PUDDLEWALK 2018

Monday 13th August 2018,

Australian pre-schoolers are being invited to join their favourite little pig...

https://muddypuddlewalk.com.au/