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Find ways to entertain the whole family over the school holidays. There's so much happening in Melbourne, including plenty of free and low-cost kids' activities.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
​During the Easter school holidays (27 June to 12 July 2020), activities may be cancelled and venues still closed in response to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Even though restrictions are easing, the situation is still evolving, so do check with the venue before planning to attend any event or attraction.
Image of  Knowledge Melbourne Online
Mon 11 May 2020 to Tue 07 Jul 2020
Melbourne Knowledge Week brings you a series of Knowledge Melbourne digital events.
Image of Animal House: Live Stream Melbourne Zoo
Thu 19 Mar 2020 to Fri 31 Jul 2020
Stay connected with your favourite animal from home, work or anywhere.
Image of NGV Kids Online Resources
Wed 25 Mar 2020 to Tue 30 Jun 2020
Keep the kids occupied with interactive games designed to promote active thinking and creativity.
Image of Virtual NGV
Wed 25 Mar 2020 to Tue 30 Jun 2020
Explore and enjoy the NGV Collection from home.
Image of ACMI at Home
Wed 25 Mar 2020 to Tue 30 Jun 2020
Explore ACMI's archive of retrospectives from the comfort of your own home!
Image of ACMI Kids: Online Learning
Thu 26 Mar 2020 to Tue 30 Jun 2020
Take part in ACMI's free, fun, online learning activities for active screen time.
Image of Immigration Museum at Home
Tue 24 Mar 2020 to Tue 30 Jun 2020
Explore Victoria’s diversity and culture from home with online content curated for you to enjoy.
7 screen-free school holidays activities
It’s a tall order to tempt little eyes away from that phone, iPad, PlayStation, Xbox, Switch or Netflix … Here are seven IRL projects to keep kids entertained and screen-time in check. The only time you’ll be online is when you order them!/div>

 See also

Latest ideas on what you can do from home
What's on(line) in Melbourne right now, screen-less kids activities, Easter treats delivered to your home, Melbourne restaurants delivering to your door and offering take home meals, small businesses selling pantry essentials.
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Find out what you can enjoy at home right now, including virtual events, online experiences and streaming performances.
Image of Kids & family
Melbourne has loads of events and activities for children. There are family-friendly festivals like Moomba, school-holiday workshops, exhibitions and more.
Image of Kids' attractions
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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