Last official week of Autumn as we start bunkering down for Melbourne’s winter!


  • Craft Hatch (Sat 27 May) – enjoy the best in handmade, ethical, original and Melbourne-made craft.
  • Kids Flicks ACMI (Sat 27 May – Sun 28 May) – smart films for smart kids. 
  • Animal Extravaganza Harbour Town (Sat 27 May – Sun 28 May) – free family activities every weekend until 12 June.
  • Queen Street Plaza (Sat 27 May – Sun 28 May) – A place to sit, eat, have a drink and enjoy free family entertainment right in the heart of the city.
  • Sunday Family Funday Munich Brauhaus (Sun 28 May) – mobile farm experience, face painter, kids’ entertainer and yummy food at Munich Brauhaus.
  • Snow Travel Expo (Sun 28 May) – There is a real snowplay zone for the kids, presentations in the Snow Lounge and helpful people from dream snow destinations.
  • Slide, Skate and Chill (Thu 1 Jun – 31 Aug) – undercover riverside ice rink and toboggan slide.
  • Aladdin the Musical (Fri 26 May – Sun 22 Oct) – Disney film turned into lavish musical. Read the review.
  • Play Pod State Library of Victoria (Fri 26 May – Wed 31 May) – Play Pod is the SLV’s program for children aged under 8 years with activities to read, create and play. There’s a new theme every season for Autumn 2017 it’s inspired by Where is the Green SheepREAD THE REVIEW
  • Fiona Hall: Uneasy Seasons NGV (Fri 26 May – Sun 6 Jun) – new interactive and immersive exhibition for children at NGV International. Full review.




  • Dance X Lilydale (Fri 26 May – 30 July) – Chose your own dance adventure in this enthralling exhibition. Travel to unique places within the shire through captivating virtual play spaces.
  • Melbourne Tram Museum (Sat 27 May) – Visit a Melbourne icon at this quirky museum. FULL REVIEW.
  • Yarra Valley Railway (Sun 28 May) – take a trip on the historic Walker RM22 Railmotor from Healesville to Tunnel Hill. Full review.
  • Rocky Road Festival (Fri 26 May – Wed 31 May) – 31 different flavours, a host of Rocky Road infused temptations plus a world record beating block that every visitor can try for free!


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