What's happening today
The annual Children's Week was set up to celebrate the right of all young people to enjoy childhood, and to encourage self-discovery and creativity. For two Saturdays in October, the State Library is...
Martial arts meets gymnastics meets meditation in this class designed to help break the trend of childhood obesity and gets kids active. Classes run every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, and are...
If close encounters with lions, giraffes and rhinos weren't reason enough to come and explore Werribee Open Range Zoo, the park has just opened a new outdoor play space. Young explorers will love the...
Melbourne performances for kids
Justine Clarke is back with her newest show I Am A...Band
Australia's best-loved kids' performers unite for a musical adventure
Our favourite sassy pink piggie is back
Resigned to the idea that music festivals and parenthood don’t match? Think again
Melbourne exhibitions for kids
A splash of Xanadu here, a bedazzled mask-making workshop over there
The animation powerhouse is taking over ACMI
Under-sixers take over Melbourne's favourite science museum
Kids debate the big issues as part of Melbourne Knowledge Week
Melbourne activities for kids
Discover fairies at the bottom of the Botanic Garden
Run. climb and fall great heights!
Challenge yourself with 33 different climbs, each with different themes
What is this fascination for stocks?
Melbourne classes & workshops for kids
This new initiative will inspire the creativity of marginalised kids
Explore building, mechanisms, renewable energy and robotics
Let your child explore their artistic flair at Art Encounters
Create your own scarecrow thanks to the Little Veggie Patch Co
Best of Melbourne for kids
Swap the superstores for these mom and pop shops
Swing, climb, slide and slip across five of the coolest playlands
Kit out your kid at these markets
Here are six cafés happy to see you...