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
Resigned to the idea that music festivals and parenthood don’t match? Think again
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
Melbourne exhibitions for kids
Kids debate the big issues as part of Melbourne Knowledge Week
A splash of Xanadu here, a bedazzled mask-making workshop over there
Under-sixers take over Melbourne's favourite science museum
The animation powerhouse is taking over ACMI
Melbourne activities for kids
Discover fairies at the bottom of the Botanic Garden
Challenge yourself with 33 different climbs, each with different themes
Run. climb and fall great heights!
What is this fascination for stocks?
Melbourne classes & workshops for kids
Create your own scarecrow thanks to the Little Veggie Patch Co
Our writer, Rachel Devine, takes four-year-old twins
Let your child explore their artistic flair at Art Encounters
This new initiative will inspire the creativity of marginalised kids
Best of Melbourne for kids
Here are six cafés happy to see you...
Swing, climb, slide and slip across five of the coolest playlands
Swap the superstores for these mom and pop shops
Kit out your kid at these markets