The HOT List: Melbourne Fringe Festival 2016 for Families

The Melbourne Fringe Festival returns for the 34th year between 15 September – 2 October 2016 with a special focus on children and family programming. Here are some of the highlights of the family programming, filled with fun and imaginative experience for babies right up to teens. Kids Club Melbourne Fringe presents its first ever […]

HOT: Space Shapes, Artplay, Birrarung Marr, Melbourne

The HOT List: 16 Best Libraries in Melbourne

Melbourne is one of only twenty UNESCO Cities of Literature in the world so it’s fitting that Melburnians love and appreciate their libraries. Apparently more people borrow books from libraries in Melbourne than anywhere else in Australia. So here’s my list of the 16 best libraries in Melbourne for kids. Places that aren’t just repositories for books […]

HOT: Mixing Lab, Artplay, Birrarung Marr, Melbourne

Mixing Lab is a fun and messy art workshop for 2-5 year olds with art teacher Emma Barnes at Artplay. It’s all about experimenting with colour using household materials, water and food dye! The session starts with a reading of Herve Tullet    ‘Mixing It Up’, a fantastic interactive picture book all about mixing paints. It […]

HOT: States of Blue: West Projections Festival 2016

West Projections Festival 2016 is a free projection festival which returning for the third year in a row to light up Footscray’s streets. From Monday 15 August to Sunday 11 of September 2016, be immersed in the colour blue through a series of video projections and sound pieces in the streets of Footscray. States of Blue: West Projections Festival will illuminate creative spaces, […]

Jay’s Jungle Live in Concert – Giveaway!

Jay Laga’aia is one of Australia’s most loved children’s presenters and he’s also a Playgroup Victoria ambassador. During September PV Events are presenting Jay’s Jungle LIVE in Concert with eight shows throughout Victoria. Jay’s Jungle LIVE in Concert is a singing and dancing show for 45 minutes based on his popular TV show Jay’s Jungle. Jay […]

HOT: Sitelines: Natasha Johns-Messenger, Heide Art Bubs, Heide Museum of Modern Art, 7 Templestowe Road, Bulleen

The winter season of Heide Museum of Modern Art’s program for babies and toddlers, Heide Art Bubs, is exploring their current temporary exhibition Sitelines: Natasha Johns-Messenger. These popular programs are offered twice a month and are fun and interactive, with the added bonus of a delicious morning tea of toasties and fruit from Café Vue Heide. […]

HOT: Latitude, 590 Waterdale Road, Heidelberg West

Latitude is a huge trampoline park, climbing park and indoor play centre all rolled into one. Until now I had visited as I had assumed that it was aimed at older kids. In fact they have a fantastic under 5s play area and I am invited to bring Baby 2.0 for a test run. The […]

HOT: Jurassic Dinosaur Disco, Melbourne Museum, Nicholson St, Carlton

If you haven’t visited Jurassic World: The Exhibition or are keen to relive the memories then head down to Melbourne Museum’s after-dark event this August – the Jurassic Dinosaur Disco! On Saturday 13 August and 20 August you can dress up, boogie to your favourite disco and dinosaur tunes and visit Jurassic World: The Exhibition at night. We had a fantastic time […]

HOT: Shimmer: The Exhibition, Artplay, Birrarung Marr, Melbourne

Shimmer: The Exhibition is the latest temporary installation in Artplay’s exhibition space and it explores the interplay of shadow and light. In a previous workshop children worked with visual artist, Louisa Ennis-Thomas to make flower garlands and sculptural forms using plastic bottles, pipe cleaners and other craft materials. All of these works are now installed […]

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