New Year’s Eve is always a good time to reflect on the past year and WOW what amazing fun we’ve had in Melbourne with kids in 2015.
To inspire you to get out and about with your family, here’s a list of my Top 10 HOT places for free play from my 2015 reviews – and best of all you can still visit these locations in 2016.
Bookmark it, save it, print it and tick off the list this year with your kids!
Get creative and arty with weekly drop-in sessions in Melbourne’s best dedicated children’s arts space.
Stunning waterfront views and musical play in Dockland’s only south bank playground.
Fantastic library on the water with large children’s section, playground with water play and on-site cafe.
Fabulous water play featuring a crocodile that spurts water!
Make a selfie photobooth video, stack up Heinz cartons and watch cat videos in NGV’s dedicated children’s gallery. In fact, NGV is THE place to hang out this summer with loads of free activities – check out this list for the Top 10 things to do with kids.
Free water play with lots of spurting jets and a soft fall playground right next door.
Huge playground with nature play, water play and a large hill to climb, right next to Royal Children’s Hospital.
Play with water, sand and some huge slides under the shadows of the Bolte Bridge.
Throughout summer attend free play workshops with the foam blocks of Imagination Playground or bring a book to swap with my Book Swap Bike.
Vast new playground with soft fall, sand play and sculptures.
What was your favourite places for free fun in 2015?
- best cheap fun in 2015;
- best child-friendly cafes in 2015;
- best free fun in 2014;
- best cheap fun in 2014;
- best child-friendly cafes in 2014; and
- best toys and books in 2014.