The HOT List: Melbourne Fringe Festival 2017 for Families

Melbourne Fringe Festival returns for the 35th year between Thursday 14 September – Sunday 1 October 2017 with lots of imaginative and creative children and family programming. Here are my Top 25 events of Melbourne Fringe Festival for kids, with events suitable for babies right up to teens. 1.Only A Year A delightful and poignant […]

The HOT List: Top Family-friendly events at West Projections 2017

From Friday 11 August to Sunday 27 August 2017 West Projections Festival is back to light up Footscray’s streets and surrounds through art. It’s a fantastic free community event that gives visitors an opportunity to explore the inner west’s creative spaces, business and public places in a different way. The focus for West Projections festival 2017 […]

The HOT List: Top 12 places to go for Open House Melbourne Weekend 2017

Open House Melbourne Weekend is on Saturday 29 July and Sunday 30 July once again to give Melburnians the opportunity to access and experience great design and architecture. There are houses, buildings, infrastructure and landscapes to visit over two days and it can be hard to make a plan – so I’ve done the research […]

HOT: The Funtorium Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, Aurora Spiegeltent, Map 57, Palais Theatre, Jacka Boulevard, St Kilda

The Funtorium Mad Hatter’s Tea Party is one of the great family-friendly events happening as part of Map 57, St Kilda’s newest pop up arts festival precinct next to the Palais Theatre. The Funtorium Mad Hatter’s Tea Party is showing at the glittering Aurora Spiegeltent after showing at the Sydney Opera House. It’s a high-energy, family-friendly show […]

HOT: LightTime at Scienceworks, 2 Booker St, Spotswood

Be immersed in Scienceworks latest temporary exhibition LightTime, which explores the different phenomena of light, optics, sound, movement and perspective through the display of eleven art installations. Adults and kids alike will be mesmerised by these stunning works! LightTime includes an infinity room that will challenge your sense of space  by Kit Webster…. ….floral arrangements that open and shut […]

HOT: The Little Art Yurt, Yarraville

The Little Art Yurt is a gorgeous American-built yurt (Mongolian style bell tent) art studio tucked away in the sunny Yarraville backyard of Melbourne artist Dawn Tan. After an laborious flat-pack building process by Dawn and her husband (Dawn described it as Extreme IKEA),  The Little Art Yurt is now open for school holiday art […]

HOT: Wallace & Gromit and Friends: The Magic of Aardman, ACMI, Federation Square, Melbourne

Wallace & Gromit and Friends: the Magic of Aardman is a fantastic special exhibition that marks 40 years of one of the most successful world studios, Aardman. The exhibition is exclusive to ACMI Melbourne in Australia after being first displayed at the Art Ludique Museum in Paris. I get a sneak peek and I’m telling you – […]

LightTime at Scienceworks, 2 Booker St, Spotswood – Giveaway!

LightTime is a new interactive exhibition at Scienceworks that explores the phenomena of light and optics through the display of dynamic and arresting interactive works and art-based installation. It is a different experience to anything Scienceworks have ever produced before! Eleven Melbourne based artists have created hypnotic and mesmerising works that invite visitors to explore the phenomena […]

HOT: Montsalvat 7 Hillcrest Ave, Eltham

Montsalvat is a European-style artist colony in Eltham which was established in the 30s and is still a thriving arts community today. The parkland features unique European-style buildings set among bushland, numerous galleries and a cafe.  The Boulevard at Montsalvat is the on-site cafe and a separate enterprise that you can enter without paying the […]

HOT: The Cell by Brook Andrew, The Substation, 1 Market St, Newport

There’s a jumping castle (of sorts) at The Substation Newport! Australian contemporary artist Brook Andrew is known for playfully reinterpreting colonial and modern history. His work includes video, sculpture, photography and installations.  The Substation is presenting the Melbourne premiere of Andrew’s major installation ‘The Cell‘. Wiradjuri patterns decorate the immersive inflatable installation and visitors dress up in a […]

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