HOT: Circus Oz Stacks On!, Melba Spiegeltent, 50 Perry St, Collingwood

Circus Oz are presenting a new show called Stacks On! for a short season inside their very own Melba Spiegeltent in Collingwood. The show has been developed primarily as a school show and ties in with the respectful relationships curriculum. But they are also opening sales to general public and have two Saturday shows. I was […]

Taste of Melbourne Family Fun Day – Giveaway!

  Foodie families are invited to bake, paint, learn and create together at this year’s Taste of Melbourne with the launch of the first Family Fun Day on Sunday 3 December! Taste has curated a fun, information and delicious program in partnership with Electrolux inside leafy Yarra Park outside the MCG. Highlights include YouTube sensation Grace from […]

Silvers Circus in Maribyrnong – Giveaway!

Silvers Circus are pitching their tents in Maribyrnong these September school holidays and you could be in the crowd cheering on the acts! Silvers Circus is a household name has been touring Australia for almost 40 years with their brand of family entertainment and fun. Their latest 2 hour show features artists from around the […]

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 […]

HOT: Wild Nights at Werribee Zoo, Werribee Open Range Zoo, K Road, Werribee South

  One of our regular winter school holiday outings is during the annual Wild Nights at Werribee Zoo, when the zoo is open after dark for a series of special events. This year the event is on for 7 nights from 9-15 July 2017. While the old favourites are there every year (marshmallow toasting!) each year there’s […]

HOT: The Big Freeze, Westfield Fountain Gate Shopping Centre, Cnr Brechin Drive & Princes Highway

The Big Freeze is a family-friendly Melbourne winter festival set up under the Big Top at Westfield Fountain Gate Shopping Centre from 1 July – 9 July. The Big Freeze features an affordable snow play experience plus heaps of other wintery activities that will keep the kids amused while sheltered under cover. This year there’s […]

HOT: Circus Oz Model Citizens, Birrarung Marr, Melbourne

This winter Circus Oz are presenting Model Citizens under the Circus Oz Big Top at Birrarung Marr from 20 June – 16 July 2017. I was invited to review the show and I can’t believe it’s taken me this long to see a Circus Oz show! Model Citizens uses clever set design and circus tricks to challenge your perceptions […]

HOT: Superhero Training Academy, School holidays at Gasworks Arts Park, Port Melbourne Town Hall, 333 Bay St, Port Melbourne

Gasworks Arts Park holds kids workshopevery school holidays and this summer we were invited to try out Superhero Training Academy! As the theatre is undergoing renovations this class is held in Port Melbourne Town Hall. From the moment we enter it is an extremely fun and energetic atmosphere. As well as the show the children learn how to dance and […]

HOT: KOOZA by Cirque du Soleil, Flemington Racecourse, Flemington

Cirque du Soleil is back in Melbourne with KOOZA! This is old school Cirque du Soleil that focuses on the  two traditional circus crafts- acrobatics and clowning. The show begins with the Trickster arriving in a jack in the box (Kooza comes from the Sanskrit ‘Koza’ meaning box) delivered to the child like character of The Innocent. The […]

HOT: Circus 1903, Regent Theatre, 191 Collins St, Melbourne

The circus has come to town in a way unseen since the turn of the century! Circus 1903 brings the magic of old world circus to the stage of Melbourne’s gorgeous Regent Theatre complete with acrobatics, contortionists, juggling, high wire acts and plenty of humour. We were invited to the opening night and the kids […]

Page 1 of 41234

Featuring Recent Posts Wordpress Widget development by YD