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What Does the World Need To Hear?

3 - 4 Oct 2014

St Kilda

What Does the World Need To Hear is part of Kaleidoscope - a micro-festival of performance and participatory experiences for children under 12 years....

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The Kazoos – What’s Up Croc

4 Oct 2014

Hamilton

From $12 - $15

The Kazoos rock my world Chris Cheney - lead singer and frontman for ARIA Award winners The Living End. The show is a fast paced ride full of comedy,...

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Font Factory

4 - 5 Oct 2014

Melbourne

Workers are needed to create a font out of nothing but rubbish. Use recycled materials to make an R out of bottle caps or an M out of sticks, put it...

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Snap's Kakadu Club

4 Oct 2014

Docklands

Australia's leading female ventriloquist, Lindi Jane, presents Snap's Kakadu Club, featuring Snap Crocodilous, the cheeky crocodile from Kakadu. Snap...

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Finger Puppet Workshop

4 Oct 2014

Bairnsdale

From $40 - $40

How to make and perform with hand puppets, presented by Gavin Roberts from the Stratford Courthouse Theatre come along and learn something about the...

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Bring your kids to meet out kids at Sovereign Hill

Bring your kids to meet Sovereigh Hill's Kids

5 Oct 2014

Ballarat

These school holidays, Sovereign Hill will come alive with the sounds of bleating and baa-ing, as children can learn about animals on the goldfields...

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Round and Round

8 Oct - 10 Dec 2014

Melbourne

Round and round the painting goes, where it stops nobody knows! Kids, join artist Hayley Rivers as she paints in circles. Use salad spinners to spin...

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There's Science in Your Food

There's Science In Your Food

8 Oct 2014

Clayton

The Australian Synchrotron creates a light one million times brighter than the sun, to give researchers x-ray vision. Industrial and scientific...

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Family art-ivity: Where Sport Meets Art

30 Sep 2014, 9 Oct 2014

Melbourne

Held at the Ian Potter Museum of Art, in each workshop families will enjoy a tour of the exhibition, before making their own artwork inspired by a...

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Listen Softly

9 - 10 Oct 2014

Melbourne

For a movement and play experience full of texture, sound, music and colour, join artist Emma Salzano in a little ArtPlay wonderland, which is sure...

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Mornington Farmers' Market

11 Oct 2014

Mornington

From $2 - $2

Held on the second Saturday of every month from 8. 30am until 1. 00pm, the VFMA accredited Mornington Farmers' Market gives residents of Mornington...

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Frankston City Mayor, Cr Brian Cunial and his dog Max

Pets' Day Out

12 Oct 2014

Frankston

Treat yourself, your pet and your whole family to the pet event of the year. Pets' Day Out 2014 promises to be an exciting day of entertainment and...

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Art and Big Ideas

2 Oct 2014, 12 Oct 2014

Melbourne

From $15 - $15

Do you know what philosophy is? It means 'the love of wisdom', and Plato wrote that philosophy begins with wonder. Lots of things can make us wonder....

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Primo

Primo

15 - 19 Oct 2014

Melbourne

Imagination and wonder take centre stage in Primo, an underwater spectacle created especially for the creative minds of two to five-year-olds. From...

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Naturally Loddon - Boort Carp Fishing Competition

18 - 19 Oct 2014

Boort

From $10 - $10

Boort Angling Club's family carp fishing competition on the shores of Little Lake Boort will be held on Saturday 18 October and Sunday 19 October....

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Main Street Mornington Festival

19 Oct 2014

Mornington

The Main Street Mornington, Food, Wine and Performing Arts Festival is a local favourite event and this year is looking to be even better than last...

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'The Singing Classroom' with Sue Arney at Melbourne Recital Centre

Children's Week: The Singing Classroom - workshops with Sue Arney

20 Oct 2014

Southbank

Children will use their voices to sing all together with their teachers in this fun and interactive music workshop. Students and teachers will...

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Collingwood Children's Farm

Children’s Week Picnic at the Collingwood Children’s Farm

21 Oct 2014

Abbotsford

The Collingwood Children's Farm, nestled on a bend in the Yarra River at Abbotsford, is the venue for the City of Yarra annual Children's Week...

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Romp & Stomp Fun Day for Children

Romp & Stomp Fun Day for Children

22 Oct 2014

Carlton

Dinosaur puppets, live exhibits, dance workshop, oh my! Romp and stomp into Melbourne Museum for heaps of great activities including live music,...

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Spring into Play

23 Oct 2014

Berwick

Spring into Play is the City of Casey's Children's Week Event. You are invited to play and have fun in the out of doors at the beautiful Old Cheese...

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Voices on Screen

Voices on Screen

20 - 21 Oct 2014, 23 Oct 2014

Melbourne

Celebrate Children's Week with ACMI and join in the fun with a focus on communication and connection through an inspiring film screening, introduced...

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Children's Week Kids Movie and Dress Up Night

24 Oct 2014

Euroa

Euroa Kindergarten in conjunction with Strathbogie Shire Council will provide a free family movie to celebrate Children's Week 2014. Patrons can...

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Children's Week Workshops

Children's Week Workshops

18 Oct 2014, 25 Oct 2014

Melbourne

During Children's Week, discover what is important about where you live in our free creative arts workshops for children aged five to eight, and nine...

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Childrens Week Picnic

Childrens Week Picnic

26 Oct 2014

Werribee South

Wyndham City will proudly present the Children's Week Picnic at Werribee Park on Sunday 26 October 2014 from 10am to 4pm. This free event is a fun,...

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The Boy Who Loved Tiny Things

26 Oct - 9 Nov 2014

Melbourne

Do you have a favourite tiny thing? Using clay and illustration, storytelling, magnifying glasses, projection and mirrors, come and investigate the...

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Trick or Treat Kidz Fest

26 Oct 2014

Winchelsea

From $15 - $60

At the historical and haunted Barwon Park Mansion in Winchelsea the Trick or Treat Kidz Festival will again treat kids and adults alike. Dress up in...

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Trick or Treat Kidfzfest

Trick or Treat Kidfzfest

26 Oct 2014

Winchelsea

From $15 - $60

The Trick or Treat Kidzfest is a "Spooktacular" Hallloween Family Festival Celebrating All Things Spooky/ Awarded the prestigious Surf Coast Shire...

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Let's Play Up

Let's Play Up

26 Oct 2014

East Geelong

From $15 - $15

Remember when you had to make your own fun after school because screens were just things that kept the flies out!? Let's Play Up is an original play...

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Wodonga Children's Fair 2014

26 Oct 2014

Wodonga

Held during National Children's Week, the action-packed 'Games of yesteryear' program will be interactive and entertaining, featuring, live...

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St. Paul's Primary School Bentleigh Fete

26 Oct 2014

Bentleigh

The St. Paul's Bentleigh Primary School Fete is one of the most popular fetes in the Bayside area. St. Paul's has held their annual fete for over 25...

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Potted Potter

28 Oct - 2 Nov 2014

Southbank

Potted Potter - a Parody by Dan and Jeff is back by popular demand after a sell-out 2012 season. Playing to sold-out houses all over the world,...

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Halloween Spooktacular Scarefest

31 Oct 2014

Docklands

Visit Wonderland Fun Park in October and enjoy spooky entertainment, face painting, trick or treating with roving performers, ghoulish goodies, crazy...

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Children of the Night at East Melbourne Library

31 Oct 2014

East Melbourne

Come and celebrate Spook Night at East Melbourne Library, with devilish host Mr Lou Cyfer. Show your ticket to the Ferry Man and bring out your inner...

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Halloween Spooky Storytime at East Melbourne Library

31 Oct 2014

East Melbourne

It's time for fearless families to bring their little ghouls and boos to celebrate Spooky Storytime! Celebrate with jokes, stories, music and party...

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Coal Creek Village

Halloween at Coal Creek

31 Oct 2014

Korumburra

From $1 - $5

All aboard the ghost train for this spooky Saturday! Try tricks or treats, bob for apples or bust your best ghoulish moves at the monster bash disco.

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Clunes Booktown

Clunes Booktown For Kids Festival

1 Nov 2014

Clunes

From $20 - $70

Come to a world before vegemite and step back in time to the early 1900s when teddy bears were invented, along with crayons, cellophane and...

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Tape It!

2 Nov 2014

Melbourne

Imagine a drawing that has become bored of paper and wandered off the page in search of new adventure. If this sounds appealing, drop into ArtPlay...

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Family Open Cockpit Day

Family Open Cockpit Day

8 Nov 2014

Moorabbin Airport

From $5 - $20

The Australian National Aviation Museum presents it's first Family Open Cockpit Day on Saturday, 8 November, 2014. Open Cockpits include F-111, DH...

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Playing With Shadows

12 - 13 Nov 2014

Melbourne

Watch as your drawings leap to life, off the page and onto the stage. You are guided through the process of designing and making your own unique...

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Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day - Holy Rosary School

15 Nov 2014

Kensington

Plans for the Holy Rosary Family Fun Day on Saturday 15 November 2014 are well underway, promising to be bigger and better than ever. The Fun Day is...

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Thomas hauling the train

Day out with Thomas at Puffing Billy

18 - 19 Oct 2014, 25 - 26 Oct 2014, 8 - 9 Nov 2014, 15 - 16 Nov 2014

Emerald

From $15 - $26

See Thomas in full steam at Puffing Billy's station; entertainment for the entire family. Attractions include: - A 20 minute train ride with Thomas...

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Fairy Girl

Fairy Party

16 Nov 2014

Keilor

From $10 - $10

A whimsical day out at Overnewton Castle, come join the fairies as they come out and play. Overnewton Castle was built in 1849 and now stands as a...

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Performance Club

25 Oct 2014, 1 Nov 2014, 8 Nov 2014, 15 Nov 2014

Melbourne

In this series of Performance Club kids explore the Yes! game to discover the great director or writer and performer you are. You will master some...

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Couch Guerillas

27 Nov 2014, 29 Nov 2014

Melbourne

Do you like playing on your couch? What are your moves? What does your couch become in your imaginary games? Join dance and design artists to explore...

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Fireworks

Frankston's Christmas Festival of Lights

29 Nov 2014

Frankston

Bring together your family and friends and create your magical family memory at Frankston's Christmas Festival of Lights. Ring in the festive season...

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Surprise!

29 - 30 Oct 2014, 3 - 4 Dec 2014

Melbourne

Big dots that bounce, little dots that pop, spots you make mess with, polka dots that make silly sounds and fly, open and shut them! Ms Pock-a-Dot...

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Tricky Traps

6 - 7 Dec 2014

Melbourne

The incredible design and engineering feat of the spiders' web will become an object of wonder and inspiration when ArtPlay is transformed by a...

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Wonder Fish Weaving

6 - 7 Dec 2014

Melbourne

From $15 - $15

Create a woven wonder fish using a mix of natural materials such as leaves and twigs as well as wool, found objects and recycled bit and bobs. You...

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Pirate Sunday at Polly Woodside

Pirate Sundays at Polly Woodside

5 Oct 2014, 2 Nov 2014, 7 Dec 2014

Southbank

From $9.50 - $43

X marks the spot at Polly Woodside on the first Sunday of the month. Dress as a pirate and head to Polly Woodside to help us search for hidden...

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