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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.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
TechTakeover: Coding and STEM School Holiday Workshops - Monday 14 January 2019 to Friday 25 January 2019 - Kids & family

TechTakeover: Coding and STEM School Holiday Workshops

14 Jan 2019 - 25 Jan 2019, Coder Academy
These school holidays, sign up for fun and engaging workshops in coding, electronics, Virtual Reality, robotics and more!
Flowers of War Garden Tour - Monday 14 January 2019 to Friday 25 January 2019 - Kids & family

Flowers of War Garden Tour

14 Jan 2019 - 25 Jan 2019, Shrine of Remembrance Reserve
Learn about the various plants and flowers in the Shrine's garden and think about the different ways they have been used as symbols of remembrance.
ArtPlay Backyard - Wednesday 09 January 2019 to Sunday 27 January 2019 - Kids & family

ArtPlay Backyard

9 Jan 2019 - 27 Jan 2019, ArtPlay
Come and play in the ArtPlay Backyard and create your own artwork.
Little Chefs - Monday 07 January 2019 to Friday 25 January 2019 - Kids & family

Little Chefs

7 Jan 2019 - 25 Jan 2019, Four Points by Sheraton Melbourne Docklands
The Little Chefs cooking classes are back for the summer holidays!
Kids Can Cook - Little Wizards - Monday 07 January 2019 to Friday 25 January 2019 - Kids & family

Kids Can Cook - Little Wizards

7 Jan 2019 - 25 Jan 2019, Little Collins St Kitchen
Fancy some Sherbet Lemons, Cauldron Cakes and Chocolate Frogs? Let your kids get crafty with professional pastry chefs while you enjoy afternoon tea.
Sunday Sesh - Sunday 06 January 2019 to Sunday 24 February 2019 - Kids & family

Sunday Sesh

6 Jan 2019 - 24 Feb 2019, North Melbourne Recreation Centre (aquatic facilities)
Spend the afternoon relaxing, listening to music and cooling down with the team at the North Melbourne Recreation Centre.
Pixar Putt - Friday 04 January 2019 to Sunday 03 February 2019 - Kids & family

Pixar Putt

4 Jan 2019 - 3 Feb 2019, Federation Square
Located on the River Terrace at Federation Square, you can choose between playing nine-hole or 18-hole courses.
Inflatable Fridays - Friday 04 January 2019 to Friday 25 January 2019 - Kids & family

Inflatable Fridays

4 Jan 2019 - 25 Jan 2019, North Melbourne Recreation Centre (aquatic facilities)
Come down for a morning of fun with the pool inflatable all ready to go for summer.
School Holidays at Melbourne Museum - Wednesday 26 December 2018 to Tuesday 29 January 2019 - Kids & family

School Holidays at Melbourne Museum

26 Dec 2018 - 29 Jan 2019, Melbourne Museum
This summer at Melbourne Museum, create a magical Christmas window, make a trash puppet from Christmas waste or add your mark to the Metro tunnels.
‘Melbie’s Gone Missing’ Interactive Scavenger Hunt - Saturday 22 December 2018 to Monday 28 January 2019 - Kids & family

‘Melbie’s Gone Missing’ Interactive Scavenger Hunt

22 Dec 2018 - 28 Jan 2019, Melbourne Star Observation Wheel
These holidays, Melbourne Star Observation Wheel is hosting a thrilling interactive scavenger hunt to find their missing mascot, Melbie Bear!
 

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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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