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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.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
The Wiggles Frog Disco at Melbourne Zoo - Saturday 22 December 2018 to Tuesday 29 January 2019 - Kids & family

The Wiggles Frog Disco at Melbourne Zoo

22 Dec 2018 - 29 Jan 2019, Melbourne Zoo
Get your boogie on all summer long at The Wiggles Frog Disco, Melbourne Zoo's brand new musical play space.
Think You Know Me? - Saturday 22 December 2018 to Tuesday 29 January 2019 - Kids & family

Think You Know Me?

22 Dec 2018 - 29 Jan 2019, Old Melbourne Gaol
Everyone has an opinion when it comes to Ned Kelly - but who can say they really know him?
A Word From Ned - Saturday 22 December 2018 to Tuesday 29 January 2019 - Kids & family

A Word From Ned

22 Dec 2018 - 29 Jan 2019, Old Melbourne Gaol
Ned Kelly is remembered as many things - but what about his own memories?
Cooks' Cottage Summer School Holiday Activity  - Saturday 22 December 2018 to Thursday 28 February 2019 - Kids & family

Cooks' Cottage Summer School Holiday Activity

22 Dec 2018 - 28 Feb 2019, Cooks' Cottage
These summer school holidays, bring the kids down to Cooks' Cottage for an interactive search and find adventure.
Calling Local Smallfoots to Chill Out at Sea Life Melbourne - Friday 21 December 2018 to Wednesday 30 January 2019 - Kids & family

Calling Local Smallfoots to Chill Out at Sea Life Melbourne

21 Dec 2018 - 30 Jan 2019, SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium
Sea Life Melbourne is calling all smallfoots to join their big chill these school holidays to celebrate the DVD and Blu-ray release of Smallfoot.
Wild Cards with Able and Game at Immigration Museum - Sunday 02 December 2018 to Thursday 28 February 2019 - Kids & family

Wild Cards with Able and Game at Immigration Museum

2 Dec 2018 - 28 Feb 2019, Immigration Museum
Join Able and Game at the Immigration Museum these holidays to make an extra special card for someone you love!
Melbourne Zoo - Close-Up Encounters - Wednesday 14 November 2018 to Wednesday 13 February 2019 - Kids & family

Melbourne Zoo - Close-Up Encounters

14 Nov 2018 - 13 Feb 2019, Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Zoo's Close-up Encounters will bring you face-to-face with some of their most popular personalities.
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.
Shrine Kids - Saturday 12 May 2018 to Saturday 01 June 2019 - Kids & family

Shrine Kids

12 May 2018 - 1 Jun 2019, 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.
 

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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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