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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.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Meditation Classes for Kids - Sunday 15 July 2018 to Sunday 25 November 2018 - Kids & family

Meditation Classes for Kids

15 Jul 2018 - 25 Nov 2018, Kadampa Meditation Centre Melbourne
These meditation and Buddhism classes introduce children of all ages to simple Kadampa Buddhist teachings and meditations.
Seed and Plant Swap - Saturday 30 June 2018 to Saturday 09 March 2019 - Kids & family

Seed and Plant Swap

30 Jun 2018 - 9 Mar 2019, Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre
Bring your seeds, plants, worm tea, worms and compost along to trade with other food gardeners.
New York! New York! - Saturday 09 June 2018 to Sunday 07 October 2018 - Kids & family

New York! New York!

9 Jun 2018 - 7 Oct 2018, NGV International
New York City is the centre of a playful and interactive new exhibition at the NGV for kids and families.
The Real Madrid World of Football Experience  - Saturday 09 June 2018 to Sunday 30 September 2018 - Kids & family

The Real Madrid World of Football Experience

9 Jun 2018 - 30 Sep 2018, Melbourne Museum
The Real Madrid World of Football Experience is a new, state-of-the-art, digital and physical interactive football experience for all ages.
Hindi Storytime at Southbank Library - Thursday 24 May 2018 to Thursday 22 November 2018 - Kids & family

Hindi Storytime at Southbank Library

24 May 2018 - 22 Nov 2018, Southbank Library at Boyd
Namaste! Come and enjoy Hindi Storytime and explore the love of books and language learning.
Shrine Kids - Saturday 12 May 2018 to Monday 31 December 2018 - Kids & family

Shrine Kids

12 May 2018 - 31 Dec 2018, Shrine of Remembrance
Shrine Kids is a free, anytime activity for early primary school students, that lets kids and their families learn about the Shrine together.
ACMI Family Sundays - Sunday 01 April 2018 to Saturday 01 December 2018 - Kids & family

ACMI Family Sundays

1 Apr 2018 - 1 Dec 2018, Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)
From wielding a lightsaber to perfecting YouTube videos, ACMI's Family Sundays program is a unique interactive experience.
Chinese Storytime at Library at The Dock - Friday 23 March 2018 to Friday 16 November 2018 - Kids & family

Chinese Storytime at Library at The Dock

23 Mar 2018 - 16 Nov 2018, Library at The Dock
Ni hao! Come and enjoy Chinese Storytime and explore the love of books and language learning.
Melbourne Freeskool - Saturday 17 March 2018 to Sunday 02 February 2020 - Kids & family

Melbourne Freeskool

17 Mar 2018 - 2 Feb 2020, State Library of Victoria
Go exploring on these travelling workshops for children within the CBD (city circle), visiting kid-friendly, easily accessible sites.
Children's Photography & Video-Making Workshop - Saturday 17 March 2018 to Sunday 23 December 2018 - Kids & family

Children's Photography & Video-Making Workshop

17 Mar 2018 - 23 Dec 2018, NJ Productions Head Office
A fun and informative photography and video-making workshop suitable for children 10-17 years.

 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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