Entertain the whole family over the school holidays with these kid-friendly events and activities. There's plenty of free, low-cost and virtual events and family attractions to choose from.
The autumn school holiday dates in Victoria are Friday 7 April 2023 to Sunday 23 April 2023.
School holiday events
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
The brand-new production can now be enjoyed in one magical afternoon or evening.
The world’s favourite nanny comes to life in a spectacular and unforgettable production.
Melbourne Magic Show
Enjoy a theatrical magic experience like no other.
Julian Opie: Studio for Kids
An interactive exhibition designed for children and families.
The Story of the Moving Image
An ongoing exhibition that journeys through the past, present and future of the moving image.
Last Post Service
Every Sunday, pause to remember those who have served and sacrificed.
For Kin and Country
Explore the extraordinary history of First Peoples’ service in the Australian Defence Force.
A creative arts centre for children to share unique experiences with professional artists.
Riverslide Skate Park
The city's biggest skate park, overlooking the Yarra River and Birrarung Marr.
Journey through a world of wildlife in the heart of Melbourne.
Children's Gallery Melbourne Museum
This is a wondrous place for young children to explore, play and learn.
An interactive 3D art gallery with optical illusions that visitors can touch and explore.
Good old-fashioned mini golf transformed into an amazing glow-in-the-dark-experience.
SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium
Discover thousands of aquatic animals in four enchanting worlds at this top Melbourne attraction.
Ice arena for public skating and ice sports events, located in Docklands.
Museum dedicated to the moving image through events, film screenings and exhibitions.
Delivering an immersive movie experience on the world's largest screen.
Explore story-driven adventures in your choice of puzzle-solving escape rooms.
Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
A picturesque haven for recreation and a key botanical resource for research and conservation.
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