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Docklands Winter Fireworks

4 Jul - 29 Aug 2014

Docklands

In light of the tragic loss of life on Malaysian Airlines flight 17, including those travelling to Melbourne for 20th International AIDS Conference,...

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Kids love the Walhalla Vinter Ljusfest

Walhalla Vinter Ljusfest

1 - 31 Aug 2014

Walhalla

During the month of August, Walhalla Historic Township celebrates winter with the Vinter Ljusfest: a display of special lighting, moving images and sound.

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Hurstbridge Wattle Festival

31 Aug 2014

Hurstbridge

The Hurstbridge Wattle Festival is a rural street festival held on the last Sunday in August in Hurstbridge so come and stroll, discover and enjoy...

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Sound Worlds

6 Sep 2014

Melbourne

Awaken the hidden sounds in daily objects. They're just waiting to spring out with a little encouragement, so rub, knock, bump and drop to get them...

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Nursery

10 - 13 Sep 2014

Melbourne

From $15 - $15

Enter the Nursery, a safe and special play space where delight is devised moment by moment and where babies and performers connect. Presented by two...

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Tesselaar Tulip Festival

Tesselaar Tulip Festival

11 Sep - 7 Oct 2014

Silvan

The annual Tessellar Tulip Festival celebrates spring in the Dandenongs with a month of family and music events, and a blooming showcase of flowers.

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Dora's Pirate Adventure

12 - 13 Sep 2014

Southbank

Dora, her best buddy Boots the Monkey and the rest of their friends embark on an exciting trip to Treasure Island in search of the ultimate pirate...

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Fungi!

Family Nature Connection Retreat

19 - 21 Sep 2014

Pennyroyal

For the first few days of the September school holidays Friday 19th to Sunday 21st September 2014, Tania Moloney will be running a Nurture in Nature...

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Royal Melbourne Show

20 Sep - 1 Oct 2014

Flemington

The Royal Melbourne Show is Victoria's largest annual community event, bringing together the very best of entertainment, agriculture, attractions and...

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Meet the Alpacas at Creswick Woollen Mills

20 Sep - 5 Oct 2014

Creswick

Stave off school holiday boredom with a visit to the alpacas at Creswick Woollen Mills. These friendly creatures are inquisitive and great with kids.

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April Underhill

20 - 28 Sep 2014

Carlton

April and Esme Underhill have never collected a tooth before. Mum and Dad always do it. But tonight it's their turn. So, equipped with a bag, a coin...

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Frank's Survival Guide to Freedom

20 - 28 Sep 2014

Carlton

There are 19 billion chickens on this planet. Frank is just one young bird making a stand as a free-range radical using every sneaky trick in the...

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KidsFest 2014

20 - 21 Sep 2014

Mooroopna

From $2 - $2

SPC Ardmona KidsTown is the home of North East Victoria's biggest children's outdoor festival, KidsFest 2014. Come and experience a festival plays...

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Trop Jr Filmmaking Workshop

6 Sep 2014, 22 - 23 Sep 2014

Melbourne

"This five day workshop (spread over 12 weeks) is designed to teach kids 15 and under the skills to make a short film to be entered in Trop Jr,...

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Children's Festival at SkyHigh

Children's Festival at SkyHigh Mount Dandenong

22 Sep - 2 Oct 2014

Mount Dandenong

Join SkyHigh Mount Dandening in the school holidays for their Children's Festival. Activities can include Igor The Giant's treasure hunt, pony rides,...

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ArtPlay Backyard

24 - 26 Sep 2014

Melbourne

ArtPlay will have all sorts of materials on hand for you to create your artwork. Draw in the sand, build sculptures with recycled and natural...

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Naturally Loddon - Kamarooka Project 10-year Anniversary Celebration

28 Sep 2014

Kamarooka

Northern United Forestry Group will host this family-friendly event to celebrate ten years of its successful Kamarooka project from 10am to 1pm....

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Festival of Colours Celebration

28 Sep 2014

Melbourne

Th wonderful, playful, sensory experience of Holi is a vibrant celebration of tradition and truth. Participants bless one another by throwing,...

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Slimefest

Nickelodeon Slimefest 2014

28 Sep 2014

Parkville

Slimefest is a family-friendly music festival, designed just for kids and featuring stars, DJs, live performances by local and international artists,...

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Nickelodeon SLIMEFEST 2014

28 Sep 2014

Parkville

From $56.38 - $105.31

For the first time ever Nickelodeon SLIMEFEST is coming to Melbourne! Promising the most slime of all time, SLIMEFEST 2014 is doubling the dose to...

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Coal Creek Pirates Day

28 Sep 2014

Korumburra South

Looking for something to do during the school holidays or just enjoy dressing up, then Coal Creek has another fun-packed day for the family! Enjoy a...

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Tropscore Jr Music Composition Course

Tropscore Jr Music Composition Course

20 Sep 2014, 25 Sep 2014, 29 Sep 2014

Southbank

The exciting APRA Tropscore competition has opened up to kids 15 and under! This three day workshop (spread over 10 days) teaches kids the skills to...

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I Think I Can

I Think I Can

1 - 5 Oct 2014

Southbank

Choose a miniature puppet and play out your new life on a large-scale model railway. I Think I Can brings together model trains, intricate puppetry,...

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Marlin Expedition

The Marlin Expedition

1 - 5 Oct 2014

Southbank

Last night an extraordinary fish was accidentally hauled up. Its life can only be saved by returning it to the deep, but our fisherman needs your...

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Junior Rangers – The Bee's Sneeze

24 - 26 Sep 2014, 1 - 3 Oct 2014

Parkville

Springtime is upon us and once again the air is filled with nature's wheezy, sneezy golden dust. Celebrate spring by joining the City of Melbourne...

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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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Family art-ivity: Where Sport Meets Art

13 Sep 2014, 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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Mornington Farmers' Market

13 Sep 2014, 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Coleriane P & A Society 150th Annual Show

8 Nov 2014

Coleraine

Come along an experience a wonderful traditional, the largest country show in Southern Grampians, being the Coleraine Show. Its a great family day...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Pirate Sunday at Polly Woodside

Pirate Sundays at Polly Woodside

7 Sep 2014, 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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