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 Adventure Park | Open Adventure Park | Open
Date: 31st of October 2014 To 12th of April 2015
Victoria’s biggest and most exciting theme park Adventure Park is opening its gates for another supercharged summer! If you have any questions please call us on (03) 5250 2756 Open Read more..

View Profile | Wallington | Adventure Park | Geelong


 Altona Miniature Railway | Open Run Day Altona Miniature Railway | Open Run Day
Every 3rd Sunday
Our vision is to develop our railway into the premier miniature railway in Australia for the public, train enthusiasts and model engineers to enjoy. The features included in this development are a tunnel, three trestle bridges and the only Zig Zag Read more..

View Profile | Altona North


 Ashcombe Maze & Water Gardens Ashcombe Maze & Water Gardens
Home to Australia's oldest and largest traditional hedge mazes Ashcombe also features the first circular rose maze of its kind in the world. 1200 rose bushes specifically chosen for their colour and perfume make this maze a sensory delight and chall Read more..

View Profile | Shoreham


 Australian Treasure Walks Australian Treasure Walks
Australian Treasure Walks are self-guided walks that are part treasure hunt, part puzzle that will have you outside in the fresh air and sun discovering (or rediscovering) some of the treasured sights of Melbourne. Fantastic leisure activity and f Read more..

View Profile | Macleod


 Avenel Maze | Open Avenel Maze | Open
Every Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Avenel is a very different maze to those of England’s Hampton Court or France’s Palace of Versailles. For one thing it is set in a stunning Australian landscape overlooking through gum trees filled with cockatoos magpies and parrots the hazy Goulburn Read more..

View Profile | Avenel | Avenel Maze


 Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day
Date: 14th of April 2015
The annual Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day is back in 2015 on Tuesday 14th April. We’ll be scooping out the funkiest, chunkiest flavours - for FREE – to thank you for being our fans! It's the Ben & Jerriest Day of the year! So, make sure you swing Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne


 Biz-e-Kidz.com.au Biz-e-Kidz.com.au
Wet weather or dry, school holidays or after school. Biz-e-Kidz provides "kid tested" craft and science activities to keep your children busy. We have crafts and fun activities for your busy kids from tots to teens. Our projects are easy to make w Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne


 Box Hill Miniature Steam Railway Box Hill Miniature Steam Railway
Every 3rd Sunday
Come and ride this wonderful miniature railway, the track winds through the picturesque surrounds of Elgar Park. The Box Hill Miniature Steam Railway Society, is a group of Miniature Steam Railway enthusiasts, whose founding members joined forces Read more..

View Profile | Box Hill


 Brickvention | 2015 LEGO® Expo Brickvention | 2015 LEGO® Expo
Date: 17th of January 2015 To 18th of January 2015
The next Brickvention will be held over the weekend of 17th and 18th January 2015 at the Royal Exhibition Building, where anyone can view the amazing creations made out of LEGO. Tickets for the Brickvention 2015 will be available from 1st October Read more..

View Profile | Carlton | Royal Exhibition Building


 Bubble Soccer | Coburg Bubble Soccer | Coburg
Come and play in Australia's only custom built Bubble Soccer centre with padded walls and goal posts for your safety. Bucks Parties, Hen's Parties, Birthday Bash!, corporate team building, staff functions or just a game with your friends. Bubb Read more..

View Profile | Coburg North | The Football Factory | Indoor Soccer Coburg


 Bulla Hill Railway | 1st Sunday Bulla Hill Railway | 1st Sunday
Every 1st Sunday
Bulla Hill Railway run by the Tullamarine Live steam Society. Miniature train rides for all the family and friends and a club for those enthusiasts interested in model engineering. You can ride on our 7 ¼” gauge steam or diesel locomotives, and Read more..

View Profile | Bulla


 Bulla Hill Railway | 3rd Sunday Bulla Hill Railway | 3rd Sunday
Every 3rd Sunday
Bulla Hill Railway run by the Tullamarine Live steam Society. Miniature train rides for all the family and friends and a club for those enthusiasts interested in model engineering. You can ride on our 7 ¼” gauge steam or diesel locomotives and Read more..

View Profile | Bulla


 Bundoora Park | Open Bundoora Park | Open
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Bundoora Park is Melbourne’s most diverse park providing a wealth of activities and experiences for the whole family. Cooper's Settlement Cooper's Settlement is located in Bundoora Park - 15 kilometres from the centre of Melbourne. When yo Read more..

View Profile | Bundoora | Bundoora Park


 Campbelltown Miniature Passenger Railway Campbelltown Miniature Passenger Railway
Every Sunday
Campbelltown Miniature Passenger Railway has two rides at the complex, the boulder mountain ride and the cavalier ride. Children under the age of three are free. Riding on the trains, the passengers will pass through a countryside of lakes, hills Read more..

View Profile | Narre Warren North


 Children’s Maze | Be a-MAZED Children’s Maze | Be a-MAZED
Date: 1st of November 2014 To 2nd of November 2014
For the first time at Duneira, a straw bale maze will be erected for kids to work their way through! Perfect for the littlies and not too challenging, it provides the ideal excuse to introduce children to the famous garden of Duneira. Also not Read more..

View Profile | Mount Macedon | Duneira Estate


 Circus  Circus

 Circus in Melbourne Circus in Melbourne
Everyone loves a circus and Melbourne is spoilt with great circus shows. The circus companies below are regular visitors to Melbourne.. Silvers Grand Magic Circus Established in 1976, Silvers Circus has grown from strength to strength and wa Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne


 Clunes Booktown for Kids Clunes Booktown for Kids
Date: 1st of November 2014
Come to a world before vegemite and step back in time to the early 1900s when teddy bears were invented, along with crayons, cellophane and cornflakes! The Clunes Booktown For Kids Family Day creates a world where children can discover more about Read more..

View Profile | Clunes


 Coal Creek Community Park and Museum | Open Coal Creek Community Park and Museum | Open
Every Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Coal Creek Community Park and Museum FREE ENTRY and unlimited fun for the whole family. FREE ENTRY ALL YEAR ROUND OPEN TIMES THURSDAY TO MONDAY 10.00AM TO 4.30PM open 7 days a week over the Victorian School Holidays Read more..

View Profile | Korumburra | Coal Creek Community Park and Museum


 Cobden Miniature Railway Cobden Miniature Railway
Every 3rd Sunday
Cobden Miniature Railway Park provides miniature train rides, 18 hole Mini Golf, canteen, children's playground and barbecue facilities. The Cobden Miniature Railway offers something for every member of the family with Steam Train Rides for the c Read more..

View Profile | Cobden


 Collingwood Children's Farm | Open Collingwood Children's Farm | Open
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Situated on 7 hectares of land just 4 kms from Melbourne’s CBD the Collingwood Children’s Farm provides a unique educational and fun country experience for city folk. Family Day - First Sunday of each Month Farmers' Market - Second Saturday of e Read more..

View Profile | Abbotsford | Collingwood Children's Farm


 Como Gardens Miniature Railway Como Gardens Miniature Railway
Date: 18th of April 2015 To 19th of April 2015
Como Gardens Miniature Railway in a beautiful historic garden was established in 1873 in the Dandenong Mountains. Miniature Railway A railway track and train station with 650 meters of track traverse over three creek trestle bridges, through an Read more..

View Profile | The Basin | Como Gardens


 Cupcakes n Canvas Cupcakes n Canvas
Cupcakes n Canvas is a kids painting club where children from ages 7 to 15 are welcomed to explore the bright world of colour and creativity on a canvas. While being guided by one of our talented artists how to paint the featured artwork, the chil Read more..

View Profile | Ascot Vale


 Dane Certificate’s Magic Tricks, Gags & Theatre Dane Certificate’s Magic Tricks, Gags & Theatre
Every Sunday
Dane Certificate’s Magic Tricks, Gags & Theatre is now holding Magic Shows for children have been captivating children AND their parent’s Imaginations. Over an hour of Magic and Cartoons from 3pm every Sunday. The atmosphere has been described Read more..

View Profile | Brunswick


 Day Out with Thomas Day Out with Thomas
Date: 25th of October 2014 To 26th of October 2014
Meet 'Thomas the Tank Engine' and 'The Fat Controller' at Puffing Billy ... entertainment for the entire family! ATTRACTIONS A 20 minute train ride with 'Thomas' and 'Diesel' Thomas and The Fat Controller pantomime Meet the Fat Controller Read more..

View Profile | Belgrave | Puffing Billy Railway


 Deep Oceans Deep Oceans
Date: 25th of October 2014 To 12th of April 2015
Dive in and uncover the secrets of the world’s largest habitat. From the Vampire Squid and Dragonfish to the Sea Mouse, Fangtooth and Squat Lobster, this hands-on exhibition shows you all the weird and wonderful animals that live 4000 metres below Read more..

View Profile | Spotswood | Scienceworks


 Diabetes Australia Walk to Work Day Diabetes Australia Walk to Work Day
Date: 14th of November 2014
Friday 14 November 2014 People who walk before or during work are generally healthier, more productive and less likely to be sick or absent. It's in the best interests of all individuals and organisations to build walking into their daily routine Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne


 Diamond Valley Miniature Railway Steam Gala Diamond Valley Miniature Railway Steam Gala
Date: 7th of June 2015 To 8th of June 2015
The annual Diamond Valley Miniature Railway Steam Gala will be held on Queen's Birthday Sunday and Monday, a great opportunity for the whole family to experience a miniature steam railway. The world famous Diamond Valley Miniature Railway at Eltha Read more..

View Profile | Eltham | Diamond Valley Railway


 Diamond Valley Railway | Open Diamond Valley Railway | Open
Every Sunday
The narrow gauge Diamond Valley Railway operates every Sunday 11am - 5pm and Wednesdays 1pm - 4pm during School Holidays. The Diamond Valley Railway is located in Lower Eltham Park | Melway: Map 21 ref H10 timetable Sundays 11 am till 5pm | P Read more..

View Profile | Eltham | Diamond Valley Railway


 Enchanted Maze Garden | Open Enchanted Maze Garden | Open
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Everyone from kids to kids-at-heart are invited to discover The Enchanted Maze Garden. The Enchanted Maze Garden is an award winning natural attraction nestled in the beautiful hinterland of Arthurs Seat. From humble beginnings the Enchanted Maze Read more..

View Profile | Arthurs Seat | Enchanted Maze Garden


 Express Yourself | Romance Was Born for Kids Express Yourself | Romance Was Born for Kids
Date: 17th of October 2014 To 22nd of March 2015
Express Yourself Romance Was Born for Kids Commissioned for the new dedicated children’s gallery, Express Yourself: Romance Was Born for Kids is an interactive exhibition for children specifically designed for the NGV by Sydney-based fashion hous Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | NGV International


 Fairy Park Fairy Park
Fairy Park is a unique theme park based on fairy tales where you can escape into your own adventure wonderland with your much loved fairy tale characters. Follow the yellow brick road to find fabled tales collected by legendary European storytelle Read more..

View Profile | Anakie


 Family Day | Collingwood Children's Farm Family Day | Collingwood Children's Farm
Every 1st Sunday
Family Day at Collingwood Children's Farm operates on the first Sunday of each month with free pony rides, hay rides, a BBQand activities matching the monthly theme. First Sunday of each Month On Family Days there are free pony rides and hay r Read more..

View Profile | Abbotsford | Collingwood Children's Farm


 FROZEN Tea Party FROZEN Tea Party
Date: 9th of November 2014
Every little girl dreams of being a princess in their own sparkly fairy tale creating magical memories to be treasured forever. And every little boy is a Prince.... Bring your prescious snowflakes to join Frozen's Queen Elsa and her sister Pr Read more..

View Profile | Melton


 Funfields Family Park | Open Funfields Family Park | Open
Date: 27th of September 2014 To 30th of April 2015
Funfields as the name suggests is just that! A family fun park situated on a huge property approximately 40km or a 45 minute drive from central Melbourne. Funfields is conveniently located just 40 km's north of the Melbourne in Whittlesea. From Read more..

View Profile | Whittlesea | Funfields Family Park


 Giant Sky Wheel | Geelong Waterfront Giant Sky Wheel | Geelong Waterfront
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Come along and ride the largest travelling Ferris Wheel in the southern Hemisphere located now at the Geelong Waterfront! The oldest piece of carnival, the Ferris Wheel brings magic and nostalgia to any event or city skyline. Whether you’re young, Read more..

View Profile | Geelong


 Gippsland Miniature Train Rides Gippsland Miniature Train Rides
Every 4th Sunday
Miniature Steam and Diesel Train Rides | Gippsland Model Engineering Society is located in Newman Park, Traralgon, Latrobe Valley in Victoria Australia. Our club was founded in 1978 by a group of enthusiasts to set up a model railway track for 3-1 Read more..

View Profile | Traralgon


 Halloween Spooktacular Scarefest Halloween Spooktacular Scarefest
Date: 31st of October 2014
Wonderland Fun Park’s SPOOKTACULAR SCAREFEST is back this Halloween! Come on down and enjoy spooky entertainment, face painting, trick or treating with our roving performers, ghoulish goodies, crazy dancers and photo opportunities with scary and w Read more..

View Profile | Docklands | Wonderland Fun Park


 Happy Halloweenie Party Happy Halloweenie Party
Date: 31st of October 2014
Friday 31 October Calling all groovy ghosts and scary fairies! Returning to The Substation after the recent success of their Monkey Magic concert, The Mudcakes do it all again in time for Halloween. Dress up for dancing, prizes, music and fun! Fea Read more..

View Profile | Newport | The Substation


 Hedgend Halloween Hedgend Halloween
Date: 18th of October 2014 To 4th of November 2014
Enjoy Heaps of Spooky Themed Family Activities PLUS get FULL Access to 20 Acres of Amazing Halloween Fun at Hedgend Maze this Halloween! Includes Zombie Laser Skirmish, Pagan Treats, Mind-Teasing Mazes, Holy-Pumpkin Mini Golf, Coffin Knock and MU Read more..

View Profile | Healesville | Hedgend Maze


 Hedgend Maze Hedgend Maze
Hedgend Maze and Laser Strike. A beautiful 20 acres of stimulating, fun filled activities for all ages. Hedgend offers a unique environment that stimulates a fun personal journey for everybody. If you love being active, run through our mazes Read more..

View Profile | Healesville


 How to Train Your Dragon 2 How to Train Your Dragon 2
Date: 18th of October 2014 To 26th of October 2014
Heroic Viking Hiccup (Jay Barruchel) and his faithful dragon Toothless are back, and trying to keep the peace. The thrilling second chapter of the epic How to Train Your Dragon trilogy returns to the fantastical world of the heroic Viking Hic Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Australian Centre for the Moving Image


 Immigration Adventures Immigration Adventures
Every Saturday, Sunday
Immigration Adventures Weekends Become an adventurer and embark on a museum expedition to discover amazing stories from Australia’s I Spy With My Little Eye Suitable for children 3–7 years of age. Spy for various objects in the museum with y Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Immigration Museum


 Inside The Brick | LEGO Expo | Williamstown Inside The Brick | LEGO Expo | Williamstown
Date: 8th of November 2014 To 9th of November 2014
WILLIAMSTOWN - 8th & 9th Nov - Inside the Brick: Williamstown Rediscover the magic of building and join Inside The Brick for a major exhibition of Models made from thousands of LEGO Bricks, a large hands on construction zone and collectable sets f Read more..

View Profile | Williamstown | Seaworks | Williamstown


 Itty Bitty Book Van @ Werribee Itty Bitty Book Van @ Werribee
Date: 26th of October 2014
Sat 13th September. Diamond Creek Rotary Town Fair 2014 - "Books on Parade" Marrangook Oval, Main Rd, Diamond Creek. The Itty Bitty Book Van is a 1950's vintage caravan kitted out as an über cute children's bookshop. The Itty Bitty Book V Read more..

View Profile | Werribee


 Kerrisdale Mountain Railway | Timetable Kerrisdale Mountain Railway | Timetable
Every Monday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Kerrisdale Mountain Railway & Museum Inc. an exercise in railway excellence' The KMR is a unique railway built to two-foot (610 mm) gauge on a zig-zag formation. To gain the maximum height within the shortest distance, steep grades and tight c Read more..

View Profile | Kerrisdale | Kerrisdale Mountain Railway


 Kidfriendly Melbourne Kidfriendly Melbourne
Kidfriendly is a dedicated online family lifestyle guide covering events, activities, attractions and much more. The publication is free and offers families genuine discounts to Melbourne's great attractions, available at any Visitor information C Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne


 Kids Day Out in Brimbank Kids Day Out in Brimbank
Date: 26th of October 2014
Get ready for a huge Kids Day Out in Brimbank on Sunday 26 October at the St Albans Errington Community Centre. The day hosted by Brimbank City Council caters to families and children from 1 to 10 years and will feature popular kids groups; The K Read more..

View Profile | St Albans


 KidsLife TV KidsLife TV
ASG Supports KidsLife Duo For Parents! As a not-for-profit friendly society committed to the vision of supporting children and families, ASG supports a range of community initiatives. ASG’s General Manager of Communities, Warwick James welcomed Read more..

View Profile | Oakleigh


 Kinder Circus Kinder Circus
Kinder Circus is now in new studios located in Essendon Airport and Fitzroy. Independent circus skills classes for 3-5 year olds. A fun way to introduce kids to circus. Each week has a different skill focus which develops the child's fine and gro Read more..

View Profile | Essendon


 Kotahitanga Maori Playgroup Kotahitanga Maori Playgroup
We are providing a stimulating environment for children 0-6, full of educational resources and Maori Language. Teaching children the simple basics of Te Reo Maori. An environment where Maori families can connect with each other share knowledge Read more..

View Profile | Frankston South


 Kryal Castle | Open Kryal Castle | Open
Date: 1st of January 2014 To 24th of December 2014
Kryal Castle Adventure Park and Resort caters to all ages from children discovering the myths legends and fairytales of the new Castle to teenagers being entertained and thrilled in the Torture Museum and special effects Dungeon and parents enjoying Read more..

View Profile | Leigh Creek | Kryal Castle


 Liberty Swing Liberty Swing
The Liberty Swing is a playground swing for people wiLiberty Swingth disabilities. Thanks to the inspiration of developer Wayne Devine, children with disabilities can now have as much fun on swings in a playground as their able bodied mates - no m Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne


 Little Devils Circus Little Devils Circus
Little Devils Circus is Melbourne's premiere Circus School for kids. To us, teaching circus skills is about much more than just giving kids a new bag of tricks to show off to their friends – it’s about supporting their progression through the educ Read more..

View Profile | Moorabbin


 Little Melbourne Little Melbourne
Little Melbourne is an online guide to all the latest happening's in and around Melbourne for babies, toddlers and kids. We provide your daily dose of the inside scoop on what's cool in Melbourne to do, see, visit, eat, play and create. Some of Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne


 Little Red Riding Hood  Little Red Riding Hood
Date: 12th of January 2015 To 20th of January 2015
Favourite Tales Theatre presents Little Red Riding Hood live on stage at the phoenix theatre,a fun and interactive show that the kids will love. Suitable for ages 3-10 years. For bookings please see our website. Read more..

View Profile | Elwood | Phoenix Theatre


 Luna Dark | Halloween 2014 Luna Dark | Halloween 2014
Date: 31st of October 2014
Luna Park will transform into LUNA DARK this Halloween for one night only on Friday October 31st, with extended operating hours from 6pm-Midnight. Anyone who arrives in full Halloween costume will be able to buy one Unlimited Ride Pass and get one Read more..

View Profile | St Kilda | Luna Park


 Meet Ben & Holly at Eastland Meet Ben & Holly at Eastland
Date: 25th of October 2014
The Kingdom is coming! Have a fairy good time with Ben & Holly at Eastland. The Kingdom's favourite elf and fairy princess are bringing their magic to Centre Stage. Plus, keep an eye out for loads of giveaways on the day as part of our THANK Y Read more..

View Profile | Ringwood | Eastland Shopping Centre


 Meetoo Meetoo
Want to know what to do in Melbourne with children? Meetoo reviews all the favourites and all the latest around town and shares the ins and outs of fun things for families. Get the inside information with Meetoo. Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne


 Melbourne Activities for Kids Melbourne Activities for Kids
Here's a few ideas for activities for children in Melbourne... Sanctuary and Zoo - Healesville Sanctuary - specialising in native Australian animals. - Melbourne Aquarium - showcasing the creatures of the Southern Ocean. - Melbourne Zoo - m Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne



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