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Kids - 20 Sep 2014-31 May

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...

Kids - 20 Dec 2014-30 Nov

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...

Kids - 01-01 Jan

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

Mister Maker Live

Mister Maker Live

The cult kids hero brings his crafty exploits to the stage these holidays

Writing Matters

Writing Matters

Fans of young adult fiction can meet their favourite authors

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Melbourne exhibitions for kids

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Melbourne activities for kids

Clip 'N' Climb

Clip 'N' Climb

Challenge yourself with 33 different climbs, each with different themes

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Melbourne classes & workshops for kids

Art Encounters

Art Encounters

Let your child explore their artistic flair at Art Encounters

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Best of Melbourne for kids



Swing, climb, slide and slip across five of the coolest playlands

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