HOT: Day Out with Thomas at Puffing Billy, Puffing Billy Gembrook Station, Main Rd, Gembrook

The Puffing Billy steam train in the Dandenong Ranges is one of Melbourne’s major tourist attractions – but did you know that on certain Spring and Autumn weekends you can enjoy Day Out with Thomas? A Day Out with Thomas is a special children’s event where the famous Thomas the Tank engine actually pulls the […]

HOT: Sovereign Hill, Bradshaw Street, Ballarat

Sovereign Hill is an open-air museum in Ballarat which recreates Ballarat’s boom years in the 1850s as a world-famous goldfields township and Victoria’s largest inland city. The theme park is spread over 25 hectares with many original buildings, shops selling authentic souvenirs and guides dressed in period costume. I haven’t been to Sovereign Hill since I […]

Musical Sprouts family concerts – Giveaway!

Musical Sprouts are a concert series for babies and toddlers aged 0 – 5 and their families started by new mum Bridget a’Beckett. The 45 minute concerts feature original songs, Disney and musical theatre favourites and are performed by three professional singers and live instruments. The session also includes some activities to keep little bodies […]

Dr Brown Brown Brown Brown Brown and His Singing Tiger… Again! – Giveaway!

For the Easter school holidays and the Melbourne International Comedy Festival the Arts Centre Melbourne have a special award-winning show Dr Brown Brown Brown Brown Brown and His Singing Tiger… Again! from Tuesday 31 March – Sunday 5 April 2015. Bursting with madcap, clever, chaotic clowning and crazy stunts, this show will have you giggling for days […]

HOT: The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, Chapel off Chapel, 12 Little Chapel St, Prahran

Eric Carle is a well-loved children’s author and his most famous picture book is The Very Hungry Caterpillar. The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show brings the book to life in a toddler-friendly stage production and it includes adaptations of three other best-selling Eric Carle works – ‘The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse’, ‘Mister Seahorse’ and […]

HOT: White, Arts Centre Melbourne, 100 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne

White is a whimsical and utterly charming theatrical experience for under 5s which is playing for a limited season at Arts Centre Melbourne. It comes to Melbourne via other international cities and Sydney from award-winning Scottish children’s theatre company Catherine Wheels. The 35 minute performance takes place in the Playhouse Rehearsal Room, which means your […]

HOT: White Night Melbourne – Top 10 Tips for families

    White Night Melbourne is one of the most exciting and vibrant times to visit Melbourne’s CBD. It’s 12 non-stop hours of free fun, exhibitions and activities from 7pm-7am and in 2017 it’s happening Saturday 18 February – Sunday 19 February. If you choose to go as a family then here are a few of my tips: If […]

HOT: Where the Wild Things Sing by Black Hole Theatre, Summersalt Outdoor Arts Festival 2015, Southbank

Summersalt is Melbourne newest arts festival centred around Southbank’s Dodds Street/Sturt Street area, with five weekends of art, dance, music and theatre in February. One of the family-friendly events is ‘Where the Wild Things Sing’. It is billed as an ‘urban safari through the streets of Southbank where opera and puppetry collide in an adventure […]

HOT: The Wind in the Willows by The Australian Shakespeare Company, Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, South Yarra

The Wind in the Willows by The Australian Shakespeare Company is a summer tradition for families in Melbourne. Now in its 28th year, the riverbank adventures of Ratty, Mole, Badger, Otter, Portly and Mr Toad takes place in the bucolic surrounds of the Royal Botanic Gardens. It’s a delightful romp that makes the most of […]

HOT: Paper Planet by Polyglot Theatre, MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens, Melbourne

Tomorrow is your last chance to join Polyglot Theatre to help create Paper Planet at MPavilion. This week the temporary summer pavilion has been hosting a series of kids’ live art-making workshops which finish on Sunday. Paper Planet is a jungle of cardboard trees filled with paper leaves, knights and magical creatures. Children are invited to […]

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