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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.

September

Footy Festival

120 Brunton Avenue Jolimont

Wednesday 27th September 2017, Wed: all day Thu: all day Fri: all day Sat: all day

Spring is in the air, and AFL finals-fever is building.

Come down and be a...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Festivals/Pages/5ca53fbe-df59-4149-a56d-40706c8884ce.aspx

Yoga for Kids at North Melbourne Library

North Melbourne

Wednesday 27th September 2017, Thu: 2pm – 3pm

Join in this fun, relaxing activity. Dharma Kids Yoga incorporates various mo...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/1caccf60-4cf7-40ae-a945-7505667481eb.aspx

Biscuit Decorating Party at Library at The Dock

Victoria Harbour

Wednesday 27th September 2017, Wed: 2.30pm – 3.15pm

Come along to a sweet biscuit decorating party! Children will be given two pl...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/6e045505-13ff-495e-8a53-73d39272820f.aspx

Design in Space

Batman Avenue

Wednesday 27th September 2017, Wed: 10.30am – noon Thu: 10.30am – noon Fri: 10.30am – noon Price

Use upcycled materials to create mysterious, textured hanging objects in this...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/b5b1bec4-2b60-4442-84f4-ff89649e1816.aspx

Kooky Spooks

Batman Avenue

Wednesday 27th September 2017, Wed: 2pm – 3.30pm

With a smiling shaman as your guide, you\'ll jump headfirst into a world of t...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/1b128b4b-4a90-44f5-8a46-284244be973f.aspx

Footy Festival

Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)

Wednesday 27th September 2017,

Head down to Yarra Park to take advantage of all the great activities on offe...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Festivals/Pages/5ca53fbe-df59-4149-a56d-40706c8884ce.aspx

Express Yourself

Batman Avenue

Thursday 28th September 2017, Thu: 2pm – 3.30pm

A seriously fun event for kids who are bold, brazen and who reckon that colou...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/90d801fb-fa3b-4766-8530-f903e74aaac8.aspx

Starting School

Batman Avenue

Friday 29th September 2017, Fri: 2pm – 3.30pm

Leave The Wiggles at home and get ready for some serious musical educat...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/07ddb2a0-7542-4a74-b18c-9441c58c05a1.aspx

Design It. Make It. Wear It.

Birrarung Marr, Batman Avenue

Saturday 30th September 2017, Sat: 10.30am – noon Sun: 10.30am – noon

Work with theatre and installation designer Jennifer Tran to create your perf...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/9b2a66f2-cffe-43dc-a0de-2f2449f89981.aspx

The Fountain of Youth

Birrarung Marr, Batman Avenue

Saturday 30th September 2017, Sat: 2pm – 3.30pm

Earth! Air! Fire! Water! Join in this elemental expedition toward embracing y...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/8a12c405-d7d3-4d8e-b53f-3fe87a8204d4.aspx

October

Rainbow Paradiso

Batman Avenue

Sunday 1st October 2017, Sun: 2pm – 3.30pm

Turn that binary upside down! Rainbow Paradiso is an anything-goes interactiv...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/eb20526d-b358-4d2e-8c69-22f0feb201e0.aspx

Uptown Funk Dance Workshop at City Library

253 Flinders Lane Melbourne

Monday 2nd October 2017, Tue: 10am – noon

Groove on in to City Library for a dance party and learn how to dance (energe...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/3c05e252-dbd6-42b1-9c52-f423549f86d9.aspx

Biscuit Decorating Party at Southbank Library

Ground 207 City Road

Monday 2nd October 2017, Mon: 10am – 10.45am

Come to a biscuit decorating party! Children will be given two plain biscuits...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/2d7cf276-ba0b-4d0f-9a4d-00454a547a36.aspx

Full On Party Storytime

Community Centre 251 Faraday Street

Tuesday 3rd October 2017, Tue: 10.30am – 11.15am

Come down to Kathleen Syme Library and party your butts off singing party son...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/71dde6f8-a391-4507-9539-465c459cf5a9.aspx

Dance Party Stompers at Southbank Library

Ground 207 City Road

Tuesday 3rd October 2017, Tue: 10.30am – 11.15am

Read some stories, sing some songs and do a little dance to some music.

Ag...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/3d82a079-b9fd-4e10-bbb7-a83f9a51623a.aspx

Dance Party Storytime at East Melbourne Library

122 George Street East Melbourne

Wednesday 4th October 2017, Wed: 10.30am – 11.15am

This storytime is sure to keep you moving and grooving. Wear your dancing gea...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/2a6a74e8-86c0-432d-87ec-65689880fda4.aspx

Crafternoon at North Melbourne Library

66 Errol Street North Melbourne

Thursday 5th October 2017, Thu: 2.30pm – 4.30pm

Let your imagination run wild and turn paper, cardboard, old books, glitter a...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Workshops/Pages/0679fed7-afcd-4358-b53f-3c65f3955d0a.aspx

House of Mirrors

Arts Centre Melbourne

Thursday 5th October 2017,

Lose yourself inside a mirror with a thousand faces.

From Narcissus to Ali...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Exhibitions/Pages/93141092-6817-44c4-b066-4823e739af12.aspx

Diwali Kids Fest

Immigration Museum

Sunday 15th October 2017, Sun: 11.00am – 4.00pm

Put on your dancing shoes to celebrate Diwali, Festival of Lights, at t...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Festivals/Pages/f4926445-f641-41df-93f4-0cfc1fc71862.aspx

Diwali Lights at Light House

Light House

Wednesday 18th October 2017,

Melbourne\'s newest architectural icon, Light House at 888 Collins Street in ...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Exhibitions/Pages/0001f80c-3623-4681-8be5-4a137cfc65cb.aspx

Children's Week 2017

Various City Venues, Australia

Saturday 21st October 2017,

2017 CHILDREN\'S WEEK - OCTOBER 21 TO OCTOBER 29

Children\'s Week celebrat...

http://www.onlymelbourne.com.au/childrens-week#.WLPKYdJ97Gg

November

Christmas Lights at Light House

Light House

Friday 24th November 2017,

Melbourne\'s newest architectural icon, Light House at 888 Collins Street in ...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Exhibitions/Pages/7d29cde3-1a4d-4976-acf1-824b92e7c44f.aspx

December

Gingerbread Village by Epicure

Melbourne Town Hall

Friday 1st December 2017, 9.00am – 8.15pm

Looking for a fun-filled activity for the whole family this December? Then lo...

https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/FortheKids/Exhibitions/Pages/a5ee8c6d-2555-42b1-9c78-90eb89b0feb5.aspx

September

Bush Food Hunt

Australian Botanic Garden

Wednesday 27th September 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

What’s for dinner?! Kids will explore the Fruit Loop garden to learn all ab...

http://www.whatsonsydney.com/events/kids-world/bush-food-hunt-34224

Ghost Jam

Giant Dwarf

Wednesday 27th September 2017,

Hear Japan’s best ghost stories in this fun Fringe show for kids

Com...

https://www.timeout.com/sydney/kids/ghost-jam

Eco Art For Kids

Australian Botanic Garden

Thursday 28th September 2017, 10.00am – 12.00pm

Eco Art for Kids

If you love plants and animals, are aged between 5 - 12 y...

http://www.whatsonsydney.com/events/kids-world/eco-art-for-kids-34225

Princesses and Princes

The Concourse

Saturday 30th September 2017,

Sing and dance with your favourite princesses and princes

Presented by...

https://www.timeout.com/sydney/things-to-do/princesses-and-princes

October

Sand Song

The Cutaway

Tuesday 3rd October 2017,

Learn a Dreamtime story through song, dance and art at the Cutaway at Baranga...

https://www.timeout.com/sydney/kids/sand-song

October Holiday Workshops at Penrith Regional Gallery

Penrith Regional Gallery , Western Sydney

Tuesday 3rd October 2017,

Get creative these holidays with Penrith’s art workshops

Penrith Reg...

https://www.timeout.com/sydney/kids/october-holiday-workshops-at-penrith-regional-gallery

Gross And Gory

Australian Botanic Garden

Friday 6th October 2017, 1.00pm – 4.00pm

Gross and Gory

Ewwww, gross! Explore all things creepy and gooey in the na...

http://www.whatsonsydney.com/events/kids-world/gross-and-gory-34232

Exploring Science

Australian Botanic Garden

Friday 6th October 2017, 9am-12pm

Exploring Science

Get your science-loving kids out of the house to find ou...

http://www.whatsonsydney.com/events/kids-world/exploring-science-34231

Kidtopia  6-8 october 2017. 10am - 6pm.

Parramatta Park

Friday 6th October 2017, 10.00am – 6.00pm

 

 

 

Held across three days of the October schoo...

http://www.springfreetrampoline.com.au/events

Kids And Pics

Australian Botanic Garden

Saturday 7th October 2017, 9.00am – 10.30am

Kids and Pics

All kids love to take photos! Together with one of our educa...

http://www.whatsonsydney.com/events/kids-world/kids-and-pics-34233

Kids And Pics

Australian Botanic Garden

Saturday 7th October 2017, 9am – 10.30am

All kids love to take photos! Together with one of our educators, nature love...

http://www.whatsonsydney.com/events/kids-world/kids-and-pics-34233

Children's Week 2017

Various City Venues, Australia

Saturday 21st October 2017,

2017 CHILDREN\'S WEEK - OCTOBER 21 TO OCTOBER 29

Children\'s Week celebrat...

http://www.onlymelbourne.com.au/childrens-week#.WLPKYdJ97Gg

September

Spring into Indooroopilly Shopping Centre these school holidays!

Indooroopilly Shopping Centre

Thursday 28th September 2017,

Spring in to Indooroopilly Shopping Centre these school holidays as there’s...

http://www.kidsonthecoast.com.au/things-to-do/events/event/school-holiday-events/spring-into-indooroopilly-shopping-centre-these-school-holidays-14

Brisbane Festival 2017

Brisbane

Thursday 28th September 2017,

Have you seen the family events line up for the 2017 Brisbane Festival ye...

http://www.kidsonthecoast.com.au/things-to-do/events/event/community-events/brisbane-festival-2017-22

Disney's The Little Mermaid

Brisbane Arts Theatre

Thursday 28th September 2017, 11:00am - 05:00pm

Disney’s The Little Mermaid
9 September – 14 October including schoo...

http://www.kidsonthecoast.com.au/things-to-do/events/event/theatre-a-entertainment/disney-s-the-little-mermaid-2017-09-09-1502770292-26

Kate Beynon: Friendly Beasts

Childrens Art Centre, GOMA

Thursday 28th September 2017,

Through the immersive exhibition \'Friendly Beasts\', Australian artist Kate ...

http://www.kidsonthecoast.com.au/things-to-do/events/event/art-a-craft/kate-beynon-friendly-beasts-178

Loose Ends: Theatre for Families

Ipswich Art Gallery

Thursday 28th September 2017,

Experience extraordinary visual theatre, set in a wondrous tinkering heaven!
...

http://www.kidsonthecoast.com.au/things-to-do/events/event/school-holiday-events/loose-ends-theatre-for-families-2017-09-18-6

Coast Club School Holiday Adventure Experiences - Gold Coast

Gold Coast Recreation Centre

Thursday 28th September 2017,

Looking for an adventure these school holidays?
During the school holidays t...

http://www.kidsonthecoast.com.au/things-to-do/events/event/school-holiday-events/coast-club-school-holiday-adventure-experiences-gold-coast-1-11

Aussie World

Aussie World

Thursday 28th September 2017, 09:00am - 05:00pm

Open daily!
Less time in queues, more time on rides! It’s Rides Unlimite...

http://www.kidsonthecoast.com.au/things-to-do/events/event/outdoors/aussie-world-81-192

Digital Futures Lab!!

State Library of Queensland

Thursday 28th September 2017, 10:00am - 04:00pm

See What The Future Holds..
Discover the Digital Futures Lab in the SLQ Gall...

http://www.kidsonthecoast.com.au/things-to-do/events/event/exhibitions/digital-futures-lab-2017-04-26-149

Australia Zoo

Australia Zoo

Thursday 28th September 2017, 09:00am - 05:00pm

Home of the Crocodile Hunter!
Open daily!

Australia Zoo is one of Queen...

http://www.kidsonthecoast.com.au/things-to-do/events/event/community-events/australia-zoo-204

October

Children's Week 2017

Various City Venues, Australia

Saturday 21st October 2017,

2017 CHILDREN\'S WEEK - OCTOBER 21 TO OCTOBER 29

Children\'s Week celebrat...

http://www.onlymelbourne.com.au/childrens-week#.WLPKYdJ97Gg

Walk For Daniel - 27 October 2017 9am – 10am

Briggs Park, Palmwoods, QLD

Friday 27th October 2017, 9.00am - 10.00am

 

 

 

Walk for Daniel’ is the Daniel Morcombe F...

http://www.springfreetrampoline.com.au/events

October

BURNIE SHOW

Wivenhoe Showground

Friday 6th October 2017,

Two day regional agricultural show featuring large industrial hall display an...

http://www.discovertasmania.com.au/event/burnieshow

PAPILLON

Theatre Royal

Wednesday 11th October 2017,

PRESENTED BY THE THEATRE ROYAL AND HIGHWIRE EVENTS AND ENTERTAINMENT.

A sp...

http://www.discovertasmania.com.au/event/papillon

BLOOMIN' TULIPS FESTIVAL DAY

Sir Richard Guttteridge Gardens

Saturday 14th October 2017,

The annual Bloomin\' Tulips Festival is Waratah-Wynyard\'s annual celebration...

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

Children's Week 2017

Various City Venues, Australia

Saturday 21st October 2017,

2017 CHILDREN\'S WEEK - OCTOBER 21 TO OCTOBER 29

Children\'s Week celebrat...

http://www.onlymelbourne.com.au/childrens-week#.WLPKYdJ97Gg

October

free school holiday sports program | city of charles sturt | oct 2017

Various locations around the City of Charles Sturt

Monday 2nd October 2017,

FREE School Holiday Sports – City of Charles Sturt
The City of Charles Stu...

https://playandgo.com.au/index.php/free-school-holiday-sports-program-city-charles-sturt-oct-2017/

spring carnival featuring magic mike the magician | stamford grand adelaide | 12 oct 2017

Stamford Grand

Thursday 12th October 2017, 10.30am – 1.30pm & 2.30pm – 5.30pm

Spring Carnival featuring Magic Mike the Magician
Stamford Grand Adelaide’...

https://playandgo.com.au/index.php/spring-carnival-featuring-magic-mike-magician-stamford-grand-adelaide-12-oct-2017/

Children's Week 2017

Various City Venues, Australia

Saturday 21st October 2017,

2017 CHILDREN\'S WEEK - OCTOBER 21 TO OCTOBER 29

Children\'s Week celebrat...

http://www.onlymelbourne.com.au/childrens-week#.WLPKYdJ97Gg

September

POTTERFEST - MOVIE MARATHON

Palace Electric Cinema

Saturday 30th September 2017, Saturday 10.00 am to Sunday 10.00 am

Get in training now so you can survive the full 20+ hours of wizarding wonder...

https://visitcanberra.com.au/events/595b11fbd939b522349eb194/potterfest-movie-marathon

October

SPRING STORYTIME

National Library of Australia

Tuesday 3rd October 2017, Tuesday: 11.30 am

Share your love of reading and stories at Spring Storytime by enjoying some f...

https://visitcanberra.com.au/events/5990e838b20d9cf246deab70/spring-storytime

Spring Storytime @ NLA

National Library of Australia

Tuesday 3rd October 2017, 11:30AM until 12:00PM

Share your love of reading and stories by enjoying some funny and charming ta...

http://www.aroundyou.com.au/whats-on/events/spring-storytime-nla

Children's Week 2017

Various City Venues, Australia

Saturday 21st October 2017,

2017 CHILDREN\'S WEEK - OCTOBER 21 TO OCTOBER 29

Children\'s Week celebrat...

http://www.onlymelbourne.com.au/childrens-week#.WLPKYdJ97Gg

October

Children's Week 2017

Various City Venues, Australia

Saturday 21st October 2017,

2017 CHILDREN\'S WEEK - OCTOBER 21 TO OCTOBER 29

Children\'s Week celebrat...

http://www.onlymelbourne.com.au/childrens-week#.WLPKYdJ97Gg

October

Keeper Kids 2017 - Week 4 at Territory Wildlife Park

Territory Wildlife Park

Monday 2nd October 2017, 09:00AM until 03:30PM

Does your child want to be a Zoo Keeper when they grow up?

If your child h...

http://www.aroundyou.com.au/whats-on/events/keeper-kids-2017-week-4-at-territory-wildlife-park

Children's Week 2017

Various City Venues, Australia

Saturday 21st October 2017,

2017 CHILDREN\'S WEEK - OCTOBER 21 TO OCTOBER 29

Children\'s Week celebrat...

http://www.onlymelbourne.com.au/childrens-week#.WLPKYdJ97Gg