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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...
Sharpen your claws, kids: it's time to enter the Lion Gorge. The Melbourne Zoo's latest attraction invites families to come face-to-face with African lions, get up close to the Philippines Crocodile and...
The Jewish Museum of Australia offers visitors of all ages insight into the rich history, legacy and culture of Melbourne's Jewish community. The museum has designed a special exhibition trail designed to...
Melbourne performances for kids
They're back, and sillier and grosser than ever
Make underwater art with a celebrated artist
Children’s book author David Walliams is coming to town
The cult kids hero brings his crafty exploits to the stage these holidays
Melbourne exhibitions for kids
A special exhibition trail for little ones
An interactive exhibition based on Lewis Carroll's classic tale
Come face to face with African lions
The world's top predator comes to Scienceworks
Melbourne activities for kids
Run. climb and fall great heights!
Get lost in a giant 3-D maze!
Challenge yourself with 33 different climbs, each with different themes
What is this fascination for stocks?
Melbourne classes & workshops for kids
Our writer, Rachel Devine, takes four-year-old twins
Create your own scarecrow thanks to the Little Veggie Patch Co
This new initiative will inspire the creativity of marginalised kids
Explore building, mechanisms, renewable energy and robotics
Best of Melbourne for kids
Here are six cafés happy to see you...
Swap the superstores for these mom and pop shops
Kit out your kid at these markets
Swing, climb, slide and slip across five of the coolest playlands