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Kids - Sun 21 Dec

Set in a magnificent Spiegeltent, Animalicious lets kids experience the wonders of the animal kingdom through clever puppetry and state-of-the-art costuming. Watch these human-animal hybrids roar and soar...

Kids - 15 Nov-23 Dec

Santa’s Magical Kingdom is an interactive, enchanting walk-through that seeks to re-create all the wonder and joy of that white Christmas you've been dreaming of. During the three-hour session...

Kids - 17-21 Dec

Parents, we know you’ve been secretly coveting ABC performer Jimmy Giggle’s purple polka dot tie. Come see it in real life (along with Giggle’s animated buddies Hoot and Hootabelle) when he joins...

Melbourne performances for kids

Octonauts Live

Octonauts Live

A musical adventure centred around the quest to save the Great Barrier Reef

Horrible Histories

Horrible Histories

Romp through the past with Henry VIII, Queen Elizabeth and Guy Fawkes

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Melbourne exhibitions for kids

Deep Oceans

Deep Oceans

What lurks in the darkest depths of the ocean?

Express Yourself

Express Yourself

A splash of Xanadu here, a bedazzled mask-making workshop over there

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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

Playgrounds

Playgrounds

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

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