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Alpine Shire

City of Ballarat

  • Event Description

    Ballarat Neighbourhood Centre invites children from Sebastopol and Delacombe early learning centres to a singalong, picnic, and blended play at the local adventure playground.

    Event organizer

    Ballarat Neighbourhood Centre

    Age group

    2 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 10 am to 11:30 am

    Location

    263 Vickers St

    Sebastopol 3356

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Maria Jones

    Tel: (03) 5329 3273

    Email engagement@ballaratnc.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Kids aged 2 to 6 years old are invited to join in the fun at Food Is Free Inc. Little Sprouts interactive children’s garden workshop!

    Dig, plant, play, learn! Storytelling, nature-hunts, worm farms, planting & more.

    Free entry - all children plus parents/carers must register via Eventbrite to attend. Free morning tea for the kids.

    Event organizer

    Food Is Free Inc.

    Age group

    2 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 11 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Food Is Free Green Space

    212 Ripon St S

    Ballarat Central 3350

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Come and join in the fun at this free event at the Art Gallery of Ballarat. There will be art activities, performers, sensory activities and more! No bookings necessary.

    Event organizer

    City of Ballarat

    Age group

    0 to 8 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10 am to 1:00 pm

    Location

    Alfred Deakin Place and Art Gallery of Ballarat

    40 Lydiard St North

    Ballarat Central VIC 3350

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Amy Treyvaud

    Tel: 0419 282 390

    Email amytreyvaud@ballarat.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Banyule

  • Event Description

    Come and enjoy the day with your children. Life is about learning and letting your children explore, learn new skills in a creative friendly environment. Children will develop skills through their imagination and curiosity. Free activities including face painting, making balloon shapes, animal farm, dance with Emily, a treasure hunt and art activities followed by free sausage sizzle.

    Event organizer

    Rosanna Fire Station Community House

    Age group

    4 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10 am to 1 pm - Various activities

    22 October, 11 am to12 pm - Dance session

    22 October, 11:30 am to 1 pm - BBQ

    25 October, 4 pm to 5:30 pm - Watercolour session

    Location

    232 Lower Plenty Rd, Rosanna 3084

    Lower Plenty Rd

    Rosanna 3084

    Website

    http://www.rfsch.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Julie Murphy

    tel: 03 9458 1935

    office@rfsch.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Help us celebrate Children's Week at the Ivanhoe Library and Cultural Hub with a special story time and morning of sensory play and exploration for the very young. This is a free event for children age birth to 6 and their families.

    Event organizer

    Banyule City Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 10 am to 12:30 pm

    Location

    275 Upper Heidelberg Rd

    Ivanhoe 3079

    Website

    https://www.banyule.vic.gov.au/Events-activities/Whats-onExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Bayside

  • Event Description

    Calling all families in Bayside and Kingston! Come down to Castlefield Community Centre for free, fun activities, petting zoo and morning tea to celebrate Children's Week! Let your children guide you through the stations to create some special memories while connecting with other local families.

    Event organizer

    Castlefield Community Centre

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

    Location

    Castlefield Community Centre

    505 Bluff Rd

    Hampton 3188

    Website

    http://www.castlefield.org.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Sally Kuhr

    tel: 03 9068 3882

    Email castlefield@bayciss.org.au

    https://www.castlefield.org.au/kid-programsExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Connect Health & Community presents Learn & Play Day. As part of Children’s Week 2022 we will be hosting two Learn & Play days filled with fun, learning and furry friends. Come along to one of our events to learn something new and join in all the fun!

    Event organizer

    Connect Health & Community

    Age group

    0-12 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

    26 October, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

    Location

    Peterson Youth Centre Highett & Harmony Hall, Dunkley Avenue/Fox Close, Highett

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    A celebration for all the birthdays our children missed due to Covid-19: Bayside Toy Library is hosting "The Greatest Birthday Party you (n)ever had!" on Saturday 29th October. Join us as we come together to celebrate our children's growth and resilience with family, friends, toys, party games, bubbles and more!

    Event organizer

    Bayside Toy Library

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    29 October, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

    Location

    212 Dendy St

    Brighton East 3187

    Website

    https://www.facebook.com/BaysideToysExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Boroondara

  • Event Description

    Children's Week at Bowen Street Community Centre includes a Children's Art Exhibition, Pop up playgroups with craft activities, indigenous story time, and songs and Pop-in during the week for a visit to see our baby chickens hatch and hold a little chick!

    Event organizer

    Bowen Street Community Centre

    Age group

    Other: All ages are welcome to attend

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 1 am to 11 am - Grandparents playgroup

    24 October, 9 am to 12 pm - French playgroup

    25 October, 3 pm to 5 pm - New mothers playgroup

    25 October, 9 am to 12 pm - Multiple birth playgroup

    27 October, 9 am to 12 pm - Pop up playgroup

    24 October to 30 October, 9 am to 5 pm - Chicken hatching

    24 October to 30 October, 9 am to 5 pm - Art exhibition

    Location

    102 Bowen St

    Camberwell 3124

    Website

    http://www.bowenstreet.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Mary Liston

    tel :0404 803 649

    maryliston1@optusnet.com.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Come along for a fun family morning at Canterbury Toy Library! Bring along your favourite cuddly toy to share the experience with you. There will be a toy hospital, fun games and activities and a quiet book corner and story time for when you're all ready for a rest.

    Event organizer

    Canterbury Area Toy Library Inc.

    Age group

    1 to 8 years old

    Date & time/s

    29 October, 10 am to 12.30 pm

    Location

    190A Canterbury Rd

    Canterbury 3126

    Website

    http://www.canterburytoylibrary.com.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Access Health and Community invite local families to join the Children's and Teddy's Day Out at Trentwood. Bring your special toys, and enjoy a live Cultural show to sing and dance along. Have your toys own passport stamped at each teddy station to check on their health, enjoy the craft station, and listen to our librarian read a story.

    Event organizer

    Access Health and Community

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 10 am to Midday

    Location

    Greythorn Community Hub

    2 Centre Way

    Balwyn North 3104

    Website

    https://www.trentwood.org.au/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Boroondara celebrates Children's Week with a morning of activities at our new regional playground at Victoria Park where it offers something for everyone. The activities will allow children the opportunity to engage in activities that support their wellbeing, healthy development and family connections.

    Event organizer

    Boroondara City Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 9:30 am to 12:30pm

    Location

    High St S

    Kew 3101

    Website

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    City of Boroondara

    Tel: 03 9278 4444

    http://www.boroondara.vic.gov.au/childrens-weekExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Brimbank

  • Event Description

    Brimbank City Council is holding a Teddy Bear Picnic at Sunvale Community Park! Entertainment includes music and movement performers.

    Event organizer

    Brimbank City Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 11 am to 2 pm

    Location

    20 Neil St

    Sunshine 3020

    Website

    https://www.facebook.com/events/953309251847604/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Miriam Villalobos

    tel: 0407 847 493

    Email miriamv@brimbank.vic.gov.au

    Website: https://www.brimbank.vic.gov.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Polish Community Council of Victoria Inc invites Polish Saturday School students throughout Melbourne to join them for a Polish Young Talent Time and Disco. Students can perform songs, dance and play instruments. Light refreshments will be provided.

    Event organizer

    Polish Community Council of Victoria Inc

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10 am to 3 pm

    Location

    Polish Club Albion

    19 Carrington Drive, Albion VIC 3020

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Casey

  • Event Description

    Join the Berwick Toy Library for a fun morning of singing, dancing and making music. Play with a variety of percussion instruments, make your own instrument, hear a story, sing and dance at Percussion Playtime sessions.

    Event organizer

    Berwick Toy Library Incorporated

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    29 October, 9 am to 10 am

    29 October, 10:30 am to 11:30 am

    Location

    Timbarra Community Centre

    Timbarra Way, Berwick 3806

    Website

    http://www.berwicktoylibrary.com.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Ashlea Kight

    Email berwicktoylibrary@gmail.com

    https://www.eventbrite.com/e/percussion-playtime-tickets-382018516667External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Come and try out Hip Hop with Casey and District Multiple Birth Association Inc at Addicted 2 Dance and make some new friends.

    Event organizer

    Casey and District Multiple Birth Association Inc

    Age group

    2 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 12:30 pm to 1 pm

    28 October, 10:30 am to 11:15 am

    29 October, 2 pm to 3 pm

    Location

    3/4 Vesper Dr

    Narre Warren 3805

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Sabrina Duchenne

    Tel: 0413 961 140

    Email sabrina_duchenne@hotmail.com

    http://a2dstudios.com.au/External Link

  • Event Description

    Get creative, find your rhythm & feel the beats in our Children's Week African Drumming workshop. You will burn energy, have fun and enjoy a tasty lunch with us at Balla Balla Community Centre.

    Event organizer

    Balla Balla Community Centre

    Age group

    8 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10.30 am to 1 pm

    Location

    65 Berwick-Cranbourne Rd

    Cranbourne East 3977

    Website

    https://www.ballaballa.com.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Lauren McCarthy

    Tel: 03 5990 0900

    Email programs@ballaballa.com.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join Melbourne Youth Chorale in the City of Casey for fun and engaging workshops on Wednesday 26 October! Play musical games and learn a song for performance at the end of the workshop! Workshops will focus on three different age-groups (6-8, 9-12,13-16).

    Event organizer

    Melbourne Youth Chorale

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 4.30 pm to 7.30pm

    Location

    8 ONeil Rd

    Beaconsfield 3807

    Website

    http://www.melbourneyouthchorale.com.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Kerry Alexander

    Telephone 0490 709 327

    Email manager.myc@gmail.com

    http://www.melbourneyouthchorale.com.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Explore your senses and join Hallam Community Learning Centre Inc for a Free Messy Play Day!

    Become a human bubble or paint your toes?

    Dive into the murky mists of slime and oobleck experiences and discover Dinosaur Mud!

    Event organizer

    Hallam Community Learning Centre Inc

    Age group

    0 to 5 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 9.45 am to 11.45 am

    Location

    Hallam Community Learning Centre Inc

    56 Kays Ave

    Hallam 3803

    Website

    http://www.hallamclc.comExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Ainslie Thomson

    Telephone 03 9703 1688

    Email childcare@hallamclc.com.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    All young children are welcome down to the Old Cheese Factory Berwick to have a fun morning of music, building, water play, art and nature play. Explore the beautiful grounds of the Old Cheese Factory, bring a picnic, and help us celebrate children in Casey.

    Event organizer

    City Of Casey

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 9.30 AM to 12.30 PM

    Location

    Old Cheese Factory

    34 Homestead Rd

    Berwick 3806

    Website

    http://www.casey.vic.gov.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Let's Play is a facilitated semi structured playgroup for children aged 0 - 4 (pre prep) and their grown-ups.

    The program includes free time with themed toys and outside play, a themed craft activity, snack time (to be provided by the family), story and mat time.

    Child learn through play and our playgroup allows for fun and play in a supportive environment.

    Event organizer

    Brentwood Park Neighbourhood House inc

    Age group

    0 to 5 years

    Date & time/s

    Daily week of the 24th. – FULLY BOOKED

    Location

    Brentwood Park Neighbourhood House

    21A Bemersyde Dr

    Berwick 3806

    Website

    http://www.bpnh.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Telephone 03 8743 0671

    Email admin@bpnh.org.au

    http://www.bpnh.org.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

    Number of sessions

    6 sessions – FULLY BOOKED

  • Event Description

    Join Yogi Divine Society Ltd for Belonging - Connecting Healthy Minds 2022 a workshop to help children aged 4-12 years understand the importance of health, wellbeing and safety. Activities include art, craft and drawing to explore Healthy Living, Standard of Living: A Basic Right.

    Event organizer

    Yogi Divine Society Ltd

    Age group

    4 to12

    Date & time/s

    29 October, 6 am to 8:30 pm

    Location

    Lynbrook Family and Children Centre

    25 River Redgum Pl

    Lynbrook 3975

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Mantavya Patel

    Telephone 0452 353 690

    Email manan3690@gmail.com

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Darebin

  • Event Description

    Children who attend Darebin Community Health during Children's Week will receive a craft pack. Children can draw, create and make a picture of their home and tell us what is healthy about it. Bring the picture back to Darabin Community Health to display the picture in the waiting room and receive a story book on different types of homes.

    Event organizer

    Darebin Community Health trading as Your Community Health

    Age group

    2 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 9 am to 4 pm

    25 October, 9 am to 4 pm

    26 October, 9 am to 4 pm

    27 October, 9 am to 4 pm

    Location

    300 Bell St

    Preston 3072

    Website

    https://www.yourcommunityhealth.org.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Linda Crisci

    Telephone 03 8458 6714

    Email linda.crisci@yourch.org.au

    https://www.yourcommunityhealth.org.au/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    “Old fashioned fun” will transport the grown ups back to their childhood and show the kids what fun looked like in the days before computers! Children will get an opportunity to do hands on activities like making friendship bracelets, juggling balls and paper mâché animals or cutting up playdough cookies.

    Event organizer

    Jika Jika Community Centre

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    29 October, 2 pm to 5 pm

    Location

    2 East St

    Northcote 3070

    Website

    http://www.jikajika.org.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    This Children’s Week we are celebrating children’s sense of belonging and contribution to the natural world around them. Join in a 2 hour growing workshops for children and families and learn about seasonal produce, sensory and Indigenous plants. A free event for children and families to connect and play.

    Event organizer

    Preston Neighbourhood House

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    Location

    131 Shaftesbury Pde

    Thornbury 3071

    Website

    https://bridgedarebin.org.au/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Frankston

  • Event Description

    Join Lyrebird Community Centre for a wonderfully engaging and magical Interactive Puppet Show.

    Event organizer

    Lyrebird Community Centre

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 4.30 pm to 6 pm

    Location

    Lyrebird Community Centre

    203-205 Lyrebird Drive

    Carrum Downs 3201

    Website

    http://www.lyrebird.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Carolyn Walls

    Telephone 03 9782 0133

    Email admin@lyrebird.org.au

    https://www.trybooking.com/eventlist/lyrebirdeventsExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join Frankston City Council for a day of free fun to celebrate Children's Week in Frankston. Come and explore a range of activities including build your own smoothie, yoga, sensory chill zone, and more. For children aged 0-6 years. Bookings required for large groups. See Frankston Council website for details.

    Event organizer

    Frankston City Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 10 am to 2 pm

    Location

    Cnr Young Street and Plowman Place

    Frankston 3199

    Website

    https://www.frankston.vic.gov.au/HomeExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Email playgroup@frankston.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join Belvedere Community Centre for an awesome morning of fun! Start with rhythm and rhymes where you can learn some sign language to the songs, followed by a fun move and groove session. Finally join us at our exciting messy playgroup where we have hands-on sensory, constructive and imaginative play.

    Event organizer

    Belvedere Community Centre Inc

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 9:30 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Davey Richardson Pavilion

    151 East Rd

    Seaford 3198

    Website

    http://www.belvedere.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Telephone 03 9776 8922

    Email reception@belvedere.org.au

    http://www.belvedere.org.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join Orwil Street Community House for a facilitated long play session with loose parts play and arts and crafts using clean recycled, recovered and upcycled materials.

    Event organizer

    Orwil Street Community House INC

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 10 am to 1 pm

    Location

    Orwil Street Community House INC

    16 Orwil St

    Frankston 3199

    Website

    http://www.orwilst.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Karen Vanderkaay

    Telephone 03 9783 5073

    Email info@orwilst.org.au

    http://www.orwilst.org.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Glen Eira

  • Event Description

    Join Glen Eira City Council to celebrating children and families in the community. Glen Eira City Council will host a range of hands on activities for children, families and seniors in our community. The Community Playgroup will celebrate the connection between generations - share activities including playdough, puzzles, building and outdoor games, songs and movement.

    Event organizer

    Glen Eira City Council

    Age group

    0 to 3 and seniors

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 9.30 am to 12.30 pm

    Location

    Packer Park

    Website

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Levi Levi

    Telephone 0435 203 702

    Email elevi@gleneira.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    "We Are Warriors" Children's Yoga - Sessions full of games, songs and imaginative play that engage children and give them the tools to feel calmer, happier, and more peaceful inside! All the while, building their confidence, resilience and self esteem. Sessions include classes with parents, carers or special friends.

    Event organizer

    Caulfield South Community House

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 10:30 am to 12 pm

    26 October, 10 am to 10:30 am

    27 October, 10:30 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Caulfield South Community House

    450 Kooyong Rd

    Caulfield South 3162

    Website

    http://www.csch.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Naomi Goldman

    Telephone 03 9596 8643

    Email admin@csch.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Greater Bendigo

  • Event Description

    FunLoong Fun Day is a FREE community event for children & families to enjoy! The Hargreaves Mall & Williamson Street will be alive on Saturday October 29, with stage entertainment and free activities for all to enjoy!

    Event organizer

    City of Greater Bendigo

    Age group

    10-12 years

    Date & time/s

    29 October, 11 am to 2 pm

    Location

    Hargreaves Mall

    Bendigo 3550

    Website

    https://www.connectgreaterbendigo.com.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Kristy Bennett

    Telephone 03 5434 6327

    Email k.bennett@bendigo.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join the Great Stupa for Peace Kids! An immersive introduction to Buddhism and Tibetan culture that develops wellbeing skills for life. Explore the Peace Park and go inside the most sacred building in Buddhism for; children's meditation, creative expression through art and interactive storytelling. Suitable for ages 6-12 years.

    Event organizer

    The Great Stupa of Universal Compassion

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 11 am to 12 pm - Ages 5-8

    22 October, 1 pm to 2 pm - Ages 9-12

    Location

    The Great Stupa of Universal Compassion

    25 Sandhurst Town Rd

    Myers Flat 3556

    Website

    https://stupa.org.au/peace-kids/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Alyce Crosbie

    Telephone 03 5446 7568

    Email tours@stupa.org.au

    https://stupa.org.au/peace-kids/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Greater Geelong

  • Event Description

    Join the City of Greater Geelong for 2.5 fun filled hours and travel around the globe, celebrating the cultural diversity in Geelong. Families and children 0-8 years are invited to attend our Kids Cultural Bonanza and enjoy numerous activities, games and crafts from around the world.

    Event organizer

    City of Greater Geelong

    Age group

    0 to 8

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 10 am to 12:30 pm - KidsCulture Fest

    24 October, 9 am to 5 pm

    25 October, 9 am to 5 pm

    26 October, 9 am to 5 pm

    27 October, 9 am to 5 pm

    28 October, 9 am to 5 pm

    Location

    146 Purnell Rd

    Corio 3214

    Website

    https://www.geelongaustralia.com.au/events/default.aspxExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Ngarreemeelee-ngitj (To Dance Together)

    This dance and cultural workshop run by Kristi and Tahlia will see children learn to dance with ochre and language, stimulating their minds, engaging their bodies and inspiring them to think creatively about the world around them, supporting their overall wellbeing and healthy development.

    Event organizer

    Geelong Arts Centre

    Age group

    2 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 10 am to 10:45 pm

    25 October, 11:10 am to 11:55 am

    25 October, 12:30 pm to 1:15 pm

    Location

    81 Ryrie St

    Geelong 3220

    Website

    https://geelongartscentre.org.au/whats-on/all-events/poppykettle-kinder-day-workshops/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Emily Donoghue

    Telephone 03 5225 1243

    Email emily@geelongartscentre.org.au

    https://geelongartscentre.org.au/whats-on/all-events/poppykettle-kinder-day-workshops/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Greater Shepparton

  • Event Description

    Children's Week 2022 will be held at Queens Gardens Shepparton with free activities and story times for children to participate in. Each child attending a session will receive a show bag of goodies.

    Event organizer

    Greater Shepparton City Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 10 am to 10:30 am

    24 October, 11 am to 11:30 am

    26 October, 10 am to 10:30 am

    26 October, 11 am to 11:30 am

    Location

    Queens Garden

    Shepparton 3632

    Website

    https://greatershepparton.com.au/whats-happening/eventsExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Julie Goodwin

    Email julie.goodwin@shepparton.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Hobsons Bay

  • Event Description

    Hobsons Bay City Council invites children and families to enjoy a free, fun and educational calendar of local events and activities that promotes children's wellbeing and healthy development.

    Event organizer

    Hobsons Bay City Council

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10 am to 3 pm - Science drop-in sessions

    22 October, 10 am to 12 pm - Art classes

    24 October to to 30 October - On-demand Activity Sheet

    24 October, 11 am to 11:45 am - Move it 4 Kids

    25 October, 11 am to 11:45 am - Move it 4 Kids

    26 October, 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm - Marvellous Minibeasts

    26 October, 7:30pm to 8:30 pm - Understanding Children's Behaviour - parent webinar

    27 October, 7:30pm to 9:30 pm - Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child Webinar

    27 October, 3:34pm to 5:15 pm - Trash Puppets - Puppet Workshop

    Location

    Various across the municipality

    Website

    http://www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/childrensweekExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Tienne Smith

    Telephone 03 9932 1216

    Email earlyyears@hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au

    http://www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/childrensweekExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Hume

  • Event Description

    Keep Music Alive day aims to promote the value of music. The event will include student performances, instrument petting zoos, drum/guitar/ukulele circles, instrument donation drives, free intro lessons, Bring a Friend to Lesson.

    Event organizer

    Star of Mesopotamia Inc.

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 6:00 pm to 6:00 pm

    Location

    Fr. Emmanuel Khoshaba Hall

    93 Somerset Rd

    Campbellfield 3061

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Marim Elia

    Telephone 0421 798 359

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    This event will provide the opportunity for children to experience a sense of identity, belonging and health & wellbeing through linking with community groups and services in the municipality. Families will be exposed to a range of community services and groups which they can learn more about.

    Event organizer

    Hume City Council

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10 am to12 pm

    Location

    Tanderrum Way

    Broadmeadows 3047

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Come at join the fun at Attwood House's Playgroup! Engage with new friends from your local community and participate in fun activities over our three fun days full of activities. Head to the @Attwoodhouse Facebook Page for further info.

    Event organizer

    Attwood House Community Centre Assn

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 9:30 am to 1 pm

    25 October, 9:30 am to 1 pm

    26 October, 9:30 am to 1 pm

    Location

    202 Erinbank Cres

    Attwood 3049

    Website

    http://www.attwoodhouse.org.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Sil Cataldo

    Telephone 03 9302 2643

    Email admin@attwoodhouse.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join a Bush Walk and talk with a Local Elder. Learn about native plants and their traditional uses as food and medicine.

    Event organizer

    Sunbury Aboriginal Corporation

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    23 October, 11 am to 3 pm

    Location

    Vaughan St

    Sunbury 3429

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Lucy Webster

    Tel: 0406 174 764

    Email sunburyaboriginal.efa@gmail.com

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Kingston

  • Event Description

    Cheltenham Children’s Festival is a free community event offering a range of activities for children and their families including a stage performance, fire engine rides, face-painting, jumping castle, art, craft, and interactive play activities for all children aged 0 -12 years. Everyone welcome!

    Event organizer

    Cheltenham Community Centre

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10 am to 1 pm

    Location

    Cheltenham Community Centre

    8 Chesterville Rd

    Cheltenham 3192

    Website

    http://www.chelt.com.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Kim Wareham

    Telephone 03 9583 0095

    Email kimw@chelt.com.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Knox

  • Event Description

    Learn how to make and perform a shadow puppet! In celebration of Children's Week, award winning arts company Lemony S. Puppet Theatre will run workshops teaching the art of making and performing with shadow puppets. Book now for 5 to 8 years and 9 to 12 years.

    Event organizer

    Eastern Regional Libraries

    Age group

    5 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 4 pm to 5:30 pm - 5 to 8 years

    27 October, 4 pm to 5:30 pm - 3 to 12 years

    Location

    Miller's Homestead

    Corner Melrose Court and Dorrigo Drive

    Boronia 3155

    Website

    https://www.yourlibrary.com.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Emma Wallis

    Telephone 0474 788 514

    Email emma.wallis@erl.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Latrobe

  • Event Description

    The Latrobe City Council Children's Expo is free event that attracts thousands of visitors each year. The expo connects local families with many early years service providers, along with delivering lots of fun activities and entertainment for children throughout the entire day.

    Event organizer

    Latrobe City Council

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 1 pm to 6 pm

    Location

    Gippsland Regional Indoor Sports Stadium

    Catterick Crescent

    Traralgon 3844

    Website

    http://www.latrobe.vic.gov.au/Our_Services/Childrens_Support_Services/Latrobe_City_Childrens_ExpoExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Jacqueline Booth

    Phone 0427 056 862

    Email jacquie.booth@latrobe.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Manningham

  • Event Description

    Join Park Orchards Community House & Learning Centre and many members of the community for a fantastic afternoon celebrating Children's Week. Meet visiting farm animals, take part in a family yoga session, sing and dance with local musicians and get down and dirty with messy play. Dinner will be provided by the Lions Club of Park Orchards.

    Event organizer

    Park Orchards Community House & Learning Centre

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 4:30 pm to 7 pm

    Location

    Park Orchards Community House & Learning Centre

    572 Park Rd

    Park Orchards 3114

    Website

    http://www.parkorchards.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Pauline Fyffe

    Tel: 03 9876 4381

    Email: manager@parkorchards.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Celebrate Children's Week with the Kids Carnival at Vantage Point there will be music, jumping castles, and all things carnival. Celebrate and have fun whilst promoting equality among all people, abilities, genders, and cultures.

    Event organizer

    Vantage Point Community

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 2 pm to 5 pm

    Location

    320 Reynolds Rd

    Donvale 3111

    Website

    https://www.vantagepoint.church/eventsExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Asha Joseph

    Email ajoseph@vantagepoint.church

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Maribyrnong

  • Event Description

    Maribyrnong City Council is hosting a range of fun and engaging events across the municipality to celebrate Children’s Week, including Junior Ranger Nesting Box Workshops, activities at Braybrook hub, and Loose Parts Play sessions – interactive play activities where children and adults have the freedom to use their imaginations and create using ‘loose parts’.

    Event organizer

    Maribyrnong City Council

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October - Braybrook Community Hub and Library - range of activities 24 October to 28 October, including Burmese Bilingual Story Time, Playgroup Activities, MCH Outreach Session, Cycling with Children Information Session

    24 October - Maribyrnong Junior Ranger Program - Bird Nesting Boxes week day TBC, Newells Paddock, Footscray

    24 October - Maribyrnong Junior Ranger Program, Nesting Box Workshop, Cruickshank Park, Yarraville weekend date TBC

    25 October, 10 am to 11:30 am - Loose Parts Play Session - Nudel Cart with facilitator, Footscray Library Courtyard

    26 October, 10 am to 11:30 am - Loose Parts Play session - Imagination Playground, Yarraville Pop Up Park

    26 October, 3 pm to 4:30 pm - Loose Parts Play session - Imagination Playground, Pipemakers Park

    Location

    Footscray Library

    56 Paisley St

    Footscray 3011

    Website

    http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/childrensweekExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Linda Harman

    Tel: 03 9688 0211

    Email linda.harman@maribyrnong.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    West Footscray Neighbourhood House is hosting three activities for Children's Week. Activities include a Teddy Bears Picnic at West Footscray Neighbourhood House, a Messy Play and Big Games Day held at Maidstone Child and Family Centre and a Music and Drama activity held at Angliss Neighbourhood House.

    Event organizer

    West Footscray Neighbourhood House Association

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 1 pm to 3 pm

    24 October, 11 am to 12 pm

    25 October, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

    Location

    Maidstone Child and Family Centre-Corner Burns and Sonley St Maidstone and Angliss Neighbourhood
    House- 2/11 Vipont St Footscray

    1/539 Barkly St

    West Footscray 3012

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Tania Jorquera

    Tel: 0481 843 225

    Email programs@wfnh.com.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Play in the early years provides the foundation for strong mental and physical health. Tweddle's Play and Learning session will offer parents, carers and their babies and toddlers with an educational and fun workshop using evidence based play activities. Facilitators will model play ideas and share insights and observations.

    Event organizer

    Tweddle Child and Family Health Service

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10 am to 11.30 am

    Website

    https://www.tweddle.org.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Gottliebsen Gottliebsen

    Phone 03 9689 1577

    Email kerrie.gottliebsen@tweddle.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Maroondah

  • Event Description

    Explore your child's growing independence and help them nurture their confidence with three fun activities. A free morning tea will be provided alongside COVID safe, hands-on activities for both you and your children.

    Event organizer

    Glen Park Community Centre

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    28 October, 9:30 am to 11:30 am

    Location

    Glen Park Community Centre

    30 Glen Park Rd

    Bayswater North 3153

    Website

    http://www.glenparkcc.com.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Payton Downey

    Phone 03 9720 5097

    Email office@glenparkcc.com.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    A hands-on, spoons-out, peelers-up, chip-chop-tastic workshop making funky fresh food to wow your taste-buds and power your body. A fun afternoon for 9-12yr old's making, eating and learning about healthy food and drinks as well as giving back to the community through making soup for the local community meals program!

    Event organizer

    Ringwood Church of Christ

    Age group

    9 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 4 pm to 6 pm

    Location

    Ringwood Church of Christ

    13 Bedford Road

    Ringwood 3134

    Website

    https://www.ringwoodchurch.org.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Tiffany Gilmour

    Phone 03 9870 8169

    Email office@ringwoodchurch.org.au

    Bookings https://www.trybooking.com/CBBJZExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    To celebrate Children's Week, we're inviting Maroondah children and their families to join us outside for pop-up Nature Play events. There will be craft activities and songs. Bookings essential

    Event organizer

    Maroondah City Council

    Age group

    2 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 10:30 am to 12 pm

    27 October, 1 pm to 2:30 pm

    Location

    Warrien Reserve

    Croydon 3136

    Website

    http://www.maroondah.vic.gov.au/ChildrensWeekExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Cathie Wills

    Email childrens.services.events@maroondah.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Melbourne

  • Event Description

    Join the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in Australia Inc to cook and share meals together with children of all ages and socio-cultural backgrounds. Learn to bake bread and cook new foods, then paint, draw and reflect on these diverse experiences as a group.

    Event organizer

    The Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in Australia Inc.

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 11 am to 3 pm

    23 October, 12 pm to 3 pm

    29 October, 11 am to 3 pm

    30 October, 12 pm to 3 pm

    Location

    484 William Street

    West Melbourne 3003

    Website

    http://quakersaustralia.infoExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Maxine Cooper

    Phone 0408 934 482

    Email maxineclaire.cooper@gmail.com

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    Other: Both in person and online if possible

  • Event Description

    Join the Melbourne Community Toy Library to play together and celebrate Children's Week! Melbourne Community Toy Library will be creating magical worlds, telling stories and bringing out some new toys for the occasion.

    Event organizer

    Melbourne Community Toy Library

    Age group

    0 to 3 years

    Location

    The Hub

    Docklands 3000

    Website

    http://www.melbournecommunitytoylibrary.org.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Bookings https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/thriving-families-learning-and-growing-together-through-play-tickets-384519727857External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Follow the clues! ACMI's animation discovery trail will take learners deep into the centrepiece exhibition The Story of the Moving Image. Create animated flip books and thaumatropes.

    Event organizer

    ACMI (Australian Centre for the Moving Image)

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 10 am to 3 pm
    This special activity will be available to all young people under 12 who visit during Children's Week. Members of the public with children can engage in the activity between 12 pm and 5 pm each weekday without having to book.

    25 October, 10 am to 3 pm
    This special activity will be available to all young people under 12 who visit during Children's Week. Members of the public with children can engage in the activity between 12 pm and 5 pm each weekday without having to book.

    26 October, 10 am to 3 pm
    This special activity will be available to all young people under 12 who visit during Children's Week. Members of the public with children can engage in the activity between 12 pm and 5 pm each weekday without having to book.

    27 October, 10 am to 3 pm
    This special activity will be available to all young people under 12 who visit during Children's Week. Members of the public with children can engage in the activity between 12 pm and 5 pm each weekday without having to book.

    28 October, 10 am to 3 pm
    This special activity will be available to all young people under 12 who visit during Children's Week. Members of the public with children can engage in the activity between 12 pm and 5 pm each weekday without having to book.

    Location

    ACMI

    Melbourne 3000

    Website

    https://www.acmi.net.au/education/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Noah Lowry

    Tel: 03 8663 2447

    Email education@acmi.net.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Kids, come and join Parkville Gardens 'Amazing (not really a) Race'. Bring your running shoes and your thinking caps to complete the course's puzzles and challenges while you find the clues around the wetlands and sports fields off Oak Street, Parkville! Suits ages 5 to 12 years.

    Event organizer

    Parkville Gardens Residents Association Inc.

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    23 October, 10 am to 11 am

    Location

    Ross Straw Field Pavilion, Trin Warren Tam Boore and sports fields.

    Oak St

    Parkville 3052

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Faye Ryan

    Bookings https://www.eventbrite.com.au/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    During Children’s Week we’re running several free events for children and families to support their health and wellbeing, including storytime, sing-alongs, and art activities. There’s something for everyone, see our events to connect with other children and families across the city. Grab a friend and join in the fun.

    Event organizer

    City of Melbourne

    Age group

    0-12 years

    Date & time/s

    various

    Location

    Ross Straw Field Pavilion, Trin Warren Tam Boore and sports fields.

    Oak St

    Parkville 3052

    Website

    Community Health SupportExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Melton

  • Event Description

    Celebrate Children's Week and come along to a free family fun events hosted by Melton City Council - with arts and crafts, sports and outdoor play, there's something for everyone to enjoy!

    Event organizer

    Melton City Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years and 6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 10 am to 12:30 pm

    27 October, 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm

    Location

    Melton Community Hall

    238 High St

    Melton 3337

    Website

    http://www.melton.vic.gov.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Syriac Children Entertainment day gives Syriac Community children who fled their countries as refugees due to discrimination and persecution, an opportunity to come together to play and connect with other children and have a day of fun and joy under supervision of adults including some parents.

    Event organizer

    Socio-Cultural Syriac Inc. Association

    Age group

    2 to13 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 11 am to 4 pm

    Website

    https://www.facebook.com/SyriacAssociationExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Monash

  • Event Description

    Teddy bears have disappeared into the bush, and are lost and may be hurt.

    Come along to this FREE event and help us search for and rescue all teddy bears in the Teddy Bear Search and Rescue Mission.

    After the teddies are found, there will be songs and stories with the teddies. When they are better, you can take them home.

    No bookings necessary.

    Event organizer

    Monash City Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Valley Reserve

    Waimarie Dr

    Mount Waverley 3149

    Website

    https://www.monash.vic.gov.au/Things-to-Do/Events/Teddy-bear-rescueExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Moonee Valley

  • Event Description

    Children from the Flemington Towers can come together to celebrate the unique contributions children make to their community, maintain their cultural background and enjoy art exhibitions, traditional dance, music, song and BBQ.

    Event organizer

    Multicultural Sudanese Centre

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    23 October, 5 pm to 9 pm

    29 October, 5 pm to 9 pm

    30 October, 5 pm to 9 pm

    Location

    12 Holland Ct

    Flemington 3031

    Website

    https://www.facebook.com/Multicultural-Sudanese-Centre-Inc-193620177343044External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Elhadi Abass

    Phone 0423 945 548

    Email sudanesecentre@gmail.com

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Families of twins, triplets and higher order multiples are invited to celebrate Children's Week 2022 at Essendon Traffic School. Come along with bikes and scooters and enjoy learning about traffic safety, as well as a BBQ and the chance to meet other multiple birth families.

    Event organizer

    Northern and Inner Multiple Birth Association Inc

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    30 October, 10 am to 2 pm

    Location

    Essendon Traffic School

    Essendon 3040

    Website

    https://nimba.amba.org.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Moonee Valley City Council

    Phone 03 9243 8888

    https://mvcc.vic.gov.au/play/my-experience/essendon-traffic-school/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Moonee Valley City Council presents a series of virtual parent sessions that cover Moonee Valley City Council’s commitment to prioritising children's wellbeing and protection wherever they are in the municipality.

    Event organizer

    Moonee Valley City Council

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 7 pm to 9 pm

    25 October, 7 pm to 9 pm

    Location

    9 Kellaway Ave

    Moonee Ponds 3039

    Website

    http://mvcc.vic.gov.au/childrensweekExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    http://mvcc.vic.gov.au/childrensweekExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    virtual / online

City of Moreland

  • Event Description

    Join the Association for Vietnamese Cultures Studies for a Lantern Parade Festival, to lighten the hearts of our lanterneers, dear friends, community, family and friends afar. Starting with full moon story telling, followed by performing arts and the lantern parade.

    Event organizer

    Association for Vietnamese Cultures Studies

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    23 October, 5 pm to 7 pm

    Location

    51 Mitchell St

    Brunswick 3056

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Mai Nguyen

    Phone 0438 933 923

    Email vietnamese.culture.studies@gmail.com

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join Brunswick Neighbourhood House for a morning of feasting, music, dance and crafts! Children and parents are invited to bring a plate of food to share at our multicultural feast and take part in a crafts activity in our fun and inclusive mariachi workshop.

    Event organizer

    Brunswick Neighbourhood House Co-Operative Limited

    Age group

    2 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    29 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Warr Park De Carle Street

    Brunswick 3056

    Website

    https://www.bnhc.vic.edu.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Phone 03 9386 9418

    Email info@bnhc.vic.edu.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Children’s Week Events in City of Port Phillip

  • Event Description

    The Elwood Children’s Festival includes an interactive art exhibition, a clay and natural object table, Playdoh table and Garden Games activities including sack races, egg and spoon races and cornhole boards.

    Event organizer

    Elwood Toy Library

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    23 October, 10 am to 1 pm

    Location

    Chicken Park Playground

    Behind the Elwood St Kilda Neighborhood Learning Centre

    Elwood 3184

    Website

    http://www.elwoodchildrensfestival.com.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Come along and sing with ABRISA to learn songs your parents sang when they were young. It is a great opportunity celebrate diversity, share country of origin and try Brazilian food.

    Event organizer

    ABRISA - Brazilian Association for the Development and Interaction of Immigrants in Australia
    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10:30 am to 1:30 pm

    Location

    252 Richardson St

    Middle Park 3206

    Website

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Ana Claudia Leite

    Email cultura@abrisa.org.au

    http://www.abrisa.org.au/events External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Stonnington

  • Event Description

    Celebrate Children's Week at Prahran Community Learning Centre - learn how to have fun preparing and eating healthy snacks, have fun dressing up with a library visit, and enjoy a craft session with one of our qualified art teachers.

    Event organizer

    Prahran Community Learning Centre

    Age group

    0 to 3 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 1 pm 2 pm - Making and eating healthy snacks

    26 October, 11 am to 12 pm - Dress up and book read

    27 October, 11 am 12 pm - Get crafty with making mobiles

    Location

    40 Grattan St

    Prahran 3181

    Website

    https://pclcentre.org.au/child-care/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Irene Ly

    Phone 03 9510 7052

    Email admin@pclcentre.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    The Stonnington Toy Library's Fun & Play Day celebrates Children's Week. Families with children aged 0-6 years are invited to play with farm animals, large toys and games and other sensory and craft activities, and a baby play zone.

    Event organizer

    Stonnington Toy Library Incorporated

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 9 am to 1 pm

    Location

    1 Winter St

    Malvern 3144

    Website

    http://www.stonningtontoylibrary.org.au/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Celebrate Children's week at Phoenix Park Neighbourhood House. A fun morning with a farmyard theme where families can experience real furry friends, or join a musical storytelling adventure with Gumnut Music. The morning is FREE for families to enjoy a fun, engaging and educational experience in your local neighbourhood.

    Event organizer

    Phoenix Park Neighbourhood House Inc.

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 9 am to 12 pm

    22 October, 9:30 am to 10:15 am

    22 October, 10:30 am to 11:15 am

    Location

    22 Rob Roy Rd

    Malvern East 3145

    Website

    http://www.phoenixparknh.org.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Warrnambool

  • Event Description

    Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village invites you to "Prams to Preps". Celebrate Children's Week on 26 October 2022 and experience the maritime village and the vibrancy of the 1800s from a child’s perspective. Enjoy traditional games, craft activities, learn about protecting penguins and meet the Maremma dogs that guard the Little Penguins on Middle Island in Warrnambool.

    Event organizer

    Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10 am to 1 pm

    Location

    89 Merri St

    Warrnambool 3280

    Website

    http://www.flagstaffhill.comExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Jan Barkla

    Phone 03 5559 4600

    Email jbarkla@warrnambool.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Whittlesea

  • Event Description

    Ignite your child’s imagination at this ever-popular children’s week FREE event. Bring the kids along for an afternoon of children’s entertainment featuring live entertainment and interactive activities.

    Event organizer

    City of Whittlesea

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    23 October, 12 pm to 3 pm

    Location

    Mill Park All Abilities Space Playground

    Morang Dr

    Mill Park 3082

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Cappello Cappello

    Phone 0418 504 750

    http://whittlesea.vic.gov.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Wodonga

  • Event Description

    The “I Am Me” project will support primary school students in regional Victoria to engage with concepts of positive self-identity, sense of belonging and security. Delivered through art-based wellbeing sessions, students will create self-reflective pieces that will feature in an art exhibition and an extensive social media campaign.

    Event organizer

    Upper Murray Family Care Inc

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October,10 am to 12 pm

    25 October,10 am to 12 pm

    26 October,10 am to 12 pm

    28 October, 12 pm to 3 pm

    Website

    https://umfc.com.au/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Wyndham

  • Event Description

    Messy & Sensory Play with Jamieson Way Community Centre - Come along for some ooey gooey, icky sticky and squishy fun! Children aged 1-5 years can explore and experiment with different objects, materials, textures and sensations at their own pace.

    Event organizer

    Jamieson Way Community Centre

    Age group

    1 to 5 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 1 pm to 1.45 pm

    Location

    59 Jamieson Way

    Point Cook 3030

    Website

    https://www.jamiesonwaycc.org.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Phone 03 9395 3777

    Email admin@jamiesonwaycc.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Karuna Children's Week Festival celebrates the Myanmar refugee communities' diverse culture, art, and history through traditional performance arts including singing, dancing, and musical instruments.

    Event organizer

    Karuna Compassion in Action

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10 am to 5 pm

    Location

    5 Pine Ave

    Werribee 3030

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Nathan Buckley

    Phone 0435 868 982

    Email karunainaction@gmail.com

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    A fun Barbecue day for local kids and their families to come together to participate in sports and a range of activities.

    Event organizer

    Western African Cultural Association

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    29 October, 1 pm to 5 pm

    Location

    Mossfiel Dr

    Hoppers Crossing 3029

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Yarra

  • Event Description

    Come and enjoy our piece of paradise and get back to nature. Spend the day at the Collingwood Children's Farm creating lasting memories with friends and family...meet the farm animals, relax and have a picnic, enjoy the views and stroll amongst paddocks and gardens.

    Event organizer

    Yarra City Council

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10 am 2 pm

    Location

    Collingwood Children's Farm

    St Heliers St

    Abbotsford 3067

    Website

    http://www.yarracity.vic.gov.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join North Carlton Railway Neighbourhood House for some fun and friendship at the old railway station in Princes Hill! Take part in a variety of fun activities and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea with other children from the local community

    Event organizer

    North Carlton Railway Neighbourhood House

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 3:30 pm 5:30 pm

    Location

    20 Solly Ave

    Princes Hill 3054

    Website

    https://railwayneighbourhoodhouse.org.au/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    It's magical watching our Children grow and observe the world around them. Our interactive workshop will engage Children in a variety of activities to help them develop their understanding of sustainability, health and self-expression. Children will participate in an art project, story-time, planting their own produce and a Zumba class!

    Event organizer

    Holden Street Neighbourhood House

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    29 October, 9.30 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Holden Street Neighbourhood House

    128 Holden Street

    North Fitzroy 3068

    Website

    https://www.holdenstreet.org.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Bella Engelander

    Phone 03 9489 9929

    Email programs@holdenstreet.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Bush Playtime is a series of 3 events that creates an opportunity for families with young children to "discover" nature. Children and their families will be encouraged to be creative and use their imaginations as they explore the natural setting of Burnley Park.

    Event organizer

    Richmond Community Learning Centre Inc

    Age group

    0 to 3 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 10 am to 11:30 am

    26 October, 10am to 11:30 am

    28 October, 11 am to 12:30 am

    Location

    Park Grv

    Burnley 3121

    Website

    http://rclc.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Phone 03 9428 9901

    Booking https://rclc.org.au/all-courses-classes/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    It's a party and you're invited! Collingwood Toy Library is marking our 30th birthday with an open day that celebrates the toy library's role in supporting children's wellbeing and healthy development. Entertainment will include children's performers and opportunities to connect and explore new play experiences.

    Event organizer

    Collingwood Toy Library

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    29 October, 10 am to 12pm

    Location

    Cnr Lulie and Abbot Street

    Abbotsford 3067

    Website

    https://www.facebook.com/collingwoodtoylibrary/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Come and bake with the Highrise Community Bakery bakers! See what goes into our famous focaccia and other baked goodies as we mix, knead and bake together in the beautiful wood fired oven located in the flourishing Fitzroy community garden. A hands on treat for the whole family!

    Event organizer

    Cultivating Community

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10.30 am to 12.30 pm

    Location

    125 Napier St

    Fitzroy 3065

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Peta Christensen

    Phone 0411 899 618

    Email peta@cultivatingcommunity.org.au

    Booking https://www.eventbrite.com.au/l/event-ticketing/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Come along to Junior Paddlers Day! Junior paddlers aged 6-12 from across Victoria are invited to come together for a fun-filled day of paddling games, technique training and races on the Yarra River designed just for you! Equipment provided. Booking essential.

    Event organizer

    Paddle Victoria (Marathon Committee)

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    29 OCtober, 9 am to 3 pm

    Location

    INCC Boathouse, Fairfield Park

    Fairfield 3078

    Website

    https://www.facebook.com/PaddleVictoriaMarathonExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Colac Otway Shire

  • Event Description

    Colac Otway Shire community is invited to the annual children's week activities up in Colac's beautiful botanical gardens. Come and enjoy interacting with some reptiles and bugs. Dance up a storm with the local dance school or be creative with some art and craft activities

    Event organizer

    Colac Otway Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 10 am to 2 pm

    Location

    Colac Botanical Gardens

    Colac 3250

    Website

    https://www.colacotway.vic.gov.au/HomeExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Calling all little growers and plant-lovers to the nursery!

    Join us for a fun-filled day in the Southern Otway Landcare Network nursery with your family as we learn about plants, what helps them to grow & the best ones to encourage birds and bees to your garden.

    Event organizer

    Southern Otway Landcare Network

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10 am to 1 pm

    Location

    125 Montrose Ave

    Apollo Bay 3233

    Website

    https://soln.org/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Andrea de Kauwe

    Tel: 0448 555 060

    Email andrea.landcare@soln.org

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Golden Plains Shire

  • Event Description

    Join Haddon Community Learning Centre Inc. and Creative ‘Trick of the Eye 3D Chalk,’ artist, Jimmi Buscombe for ‘hands-on’ craft activities to celebrate Children's Week! Be part of this creative community experience and see Jimmi and the children apply ‘magic’ to the front entrance of the Learning Centre.

    Event organizer

    Haddon Community Learning Centre Inc.

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10 am to 2 pm

    22 October,10:30 am to 12 pm

    22 October, 10:30 am to 12 pm

    22 October, 12 pm to 2 pm

    22 October, 1 pm to 2 pm

    22 October, 1 pm to 2 pm

    Location

    Haddon Community Learning Centre

    396 Sago Hill Road,

    Haddon 3351

    Website

    https://haddonlearning.org.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Joan Coker

    Phone 03 5342 7050

    Email manager@haddonlearning.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

City of Swan Hill

  • Event Description

    Roving Storytime takes children on a guided walk along Swan Hill's main street, singing nursery rhymes, reading stories and introduces them to 'places we go and people we meet'. Children will learn about local landmarks, businesses and organisations along the way. Roving Storytime is an interactive guided walk with lots of fun activities, people and places to visit and even a guest appearance from Captain Koala!

    Event organizer

    Swan Hill Regional Library

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    Location

    53 Campbell St

    Swan Hill 3585

    Website

    https://library.swanhill.vic.gov.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Kellie Carlo

    (03) 5036 2480

    kcarlo@swanhill.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Pyrenees Shire

  • Event Description

    Come one and all to help Pyrenees Shire Council celebrate Children's Week 2022. On Wednesday 26th of October, 2022 at Avoca Preschool joint the fun with Hey Dee Ho to dance and sing.

    Event organizer

    Pyrenees Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

    Location

    22 Liebig St

    Avoca 3467

    Website

    http://www.pyrenees.vic.gov.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Rural City of Horsham

  • Event Description

    Animals of Oz come to Horsham is a chance to see some amazing animals, play with friends and enjoy morning and celebrate Children's Week at the Hub

    Event organizer

    Horsham Rural City Council

    Age group

    2 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 9:30 am to 10:30 am

    24 October, 11 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Horsham Rural City Council

    24 Kalkee Rd

    Horsham 3400

    Website

    https://www.hrcc.vic.gov.au/Our-Services/Family-and-children/Playgroups-and-Other-ActivitiesExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Cassandra Kelly

    Phone 0418 661 243

    Email cassandra.kelly@hrcc.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Horsham Neighbourhood House Inc in conjunction with Casey Kosch First Training and Your Family Vet, present an Animal and Human First Aid class for children aged 9 to 13 years. Children will learn basic First Aid for humans and for their pets/animals. We hope to run or two sessions depending on uptake by participants.

    Event organizer

    Horsham Neighbourhood House Inc

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Location

    Horsham Neighbourhood House

    13 Robin St

    Horsham 3400

    Website

    https://horshamnh.com.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Casey Kosch

    Phone 0408 613 309

    Email caseykoschfat@bigpond.com

    https://caseykoschfirstaid.com.au/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Rural City of Mildura

  • Event Description

    Join CHAILIS for a Family Fun Day at the Mildura Race Course - October 23rd 2022 11am to 4pm.

    Event organizer

    Operation CHAILIS Inc

    Age group

    Other: 0-18 years

    Date & time/s

    23 October, 11 am to 4 pm

    Location

    516 Cureton Ave

    Nichols Point 3501

    Website

    https://www.facebook.com/CHAILIS.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Jo Rodda

    Phone 0400 697 868

    Email info@chailis.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Rural City of Wangaratta

  • Event Description

    A Multicultural Picnic where children can share experiences with friends from around the world, with exciting activities, demonstrating and displays as well as interesting food and drinks. Activities include bouncing castle, face painting, emergency services, police, ambulance, fire brigade, dancing demonstration from different ethnic group, martial arts, kite flying, shuttle board, Finska and Bocc.

    Event organizer

    North East Multicutural Association

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    29 October, 11 am to 2 pm

    Location

    King George V Garden,

    Ovens Street

    Wangaratta 3677

    Website

    Http://www.nema@nema.orgExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Robert Chatfield

    Email nema@nema.org.au

    Http://www.nema.org.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join Wangaratta Rural City Council and community organisations at Lions Park Wangaratta to celebrate Children's Week, foster partnerships with families and take part in activies and a sausage sizzle.

    Event organizer

    Wangaratta Rural City Council

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Tone Rd

    Wangaratta 3677

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Wangaratta Community Toy Library are providing Take home wellbeing packs for children during Children's Week. Packs include a range of activities that encourage childhood wellbeing including mindfulness, gratitude, emotional awareness and sensory strategies for stress management. Each pack will contain instructions for parental support, benefit for each type of activity, ways to incorporate activities into every day life and a selection of resources and sensory ingredients to get children started.

    Event organizer

    Wangaratta Community Toy Library

    Age group

    0 ot 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Wangaratta Community Toy Library

    Cnr Burke & White Streets

    Wangaratta 3677

    Website

    https://wangarattatoylibrary.com.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    Other: Take home packs

Shire of Baw Baw

  • Event Description

    An interactive event aimed at children connecting with their parent/carers and other children in our community. The event is focused on playing and learning in a safe environment and will include sensory activities, story time, craft, messy play and face painting.

    Event organizer

    Baw Baw Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 10 am to 1 pm

    Location

    12 George St

    Warragul 3820

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Buloke

  • Event Description

    Come along for fun and games at your local park that will get the energy flowing and smiles glowing! Lots of fun, free activities and healthy morning tea to fuel growing bodies and minds! Come and join East Wimmera Health Service and our partners for Children’s Week fun and frivolity!

    Event organizer

    East Wimmera Health Service

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    28 October, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Memorial Park, Donald

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Stacey Keller

    Tel: 0467 746 606

    Email stacey.keller@ewhs.org.au

    https://www.facebook.com/events/786406949261998?ref=newsfeedExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Children's Week 2022! is a perfect time to exploring your back yard. The Donald Learning Group Inc. will provide take-home messy play packs for children aged 0-6 years. Each pack will contain colouring crayons, coloured rice, play dough, lara koala water plates, small toys, and lollies. There will be a picture competion - pictures will be displayed on the Donald Learning Group Inc window and certificates awarded to 1st, 2nd & 3rd.

    Event organizer

    Donald Learning Group Inc

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 9.30 am

    Location

    31 Woods St

    Donald 3480

    Website

    https://donaldlearninggroup.com.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Charmaine Delaney

    Phone 0354971707

    Email donaldlearninggroupinc@iinet.net.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    Other: Bags

  • Event Description

    Join musician, entertainer and ventriloquist CJ as he and his puppets perform an entertaining show featuring songs, comedy, catchy lyrics and dance moves.

    Event organizer

    Birchip Neighbourhood House

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    28 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Birchip Shire Hire

    Cumming Ave

    Birchip 3483

    Website

    https://www.birchip.vic.au/about-neighbourhood-houseExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    CJ

    Email support@crowdpleaser.com.au

    https://www.crowdpleaser.com.au/CJ-and-his-PuppetsExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join Charlton Neighbourhood House for a very special family Storytime celebrating Children’s Week 2022. Healthy snacks will be provided for the children, and age-appropriate books (from Australian authors where possible) will be given away. Everyone welcome.

    Event organizer

    Charlton Neighbourhood House

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 09:30 am to 12:30 pm

    Location

    Charlton Library, Shire Hall

    9 Armstrong Street

    Website

    http://www.charltonnh.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Come and have fun and express yourself creatively painting with watercolours at a workshop with acclaimed local artist Paul Oswin! Create a portrait, native animal or something meaningful to you with your friends from the community! Contribute to a large group artwork to be displayed to the local community!

    Event organizer

    Wycheproof Community Resource Centre Inc

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10 am to 1 pm

    Location

    280 Broadway

    Wycheproof 3527

    Website

    https://www.facebook.com/wyche3527External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Tina Jones

    Phone 03 54937455

    Email mwcrc@wycheproofcrc.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Campaspe

  • Event Description

    Supporting positive vibes for a healthy development includes a range of activities that support school students to develop skills in mindfulness such as gratitude and positive thinking. Activities include creating a glass stained kite sun catcher in the classroom and creating a classroom gratitude tree.

    Event organizer

    Kyabram District Health Service

    Age group

    6 to 2 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Tongala Primary School

    28 Miller St

    Tongala 3621

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Children's Week events are back in Campaspe - Join the Early Years activities in your local parks.

    Details available on Campaspe Shire Council Facebook page.

    Event organizer

    Campaspe Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 10am to 12 pm - Wirima in Rotary Park, Rochester

    25 October, 10 am to 12 pm - Echuca East Open Space

    27 October, 10 am to 12 pm - John Pilley Reserve Kyabram Fauna Park

    Location

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Cardinia

  • Event Description

    Cockatoo Community House are offering free creative expression classes for children aged 6-12 years over Children's week. Immerse yourself in Creative Arts and Dance and find your passion through creative movement or creative expression. Learn to put together a original dance routine, or make an original piece of art.

    Bookings are essential

    Event organizer

    Taskforce Community Agency

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 4 pm to 6 pm

    26 October, 4 pm to 6 pm

    27 October , 4 pm to 6 pm

    Location

    23 Bailey Rd

    Cockatoo 3781

    Website

    https://taskforce.org.au/cch/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Lisa Sawatzky

    Tel: 03 5968 9031

    Email cch@taskforce.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    To celebrate Children's Week Racing Hearts Therapy will host an open day at our new property in Pakenham. Children aged 8 years and above are invited to experience an equine assisted therapy session to learn life skills and grounding techniques in the presence of our beautiful retired racehorses

    Event organizer

    Racing Hearts Therapy Incorporated

    Age group

    6 years old and above

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 10 am to 11:30 am

    25 October, 12 pm to 1:30 pm

    Location

    3215 Ballarto Rd

    Pakenham South 3810

    Website

    http://racinghearts.com.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Penny Takenaga

    Mobile 0425723984

    Email schools@racinghearts.com.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Free Family Fun Event – Children’s Week 2022. Come along and join ParentZone Hub staff and volunteers at our free Children’s Week family fun event and celebration. Free activities including arts and crafts, games and fun for all the family

    Event organizer

    Anglicare Victoria

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    28 October, 3.30 pm to 5.30 pm

    Location

    ParentZone Hub

    Pakenham 3810

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of East Gippsland

  • Event Description

    Come along and have a fun time listening to stories singing songs and Creating a craft, Children will also get an opportunity to meet Bluey.

    Event organizer

    East Gippsland Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    28 October, 11 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Bairnsdale Library

    22 Service St

    Bairnsdale 3875

    Website

    https://www.eastgippsland.vic.gov.au/leisure/library-eventsExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Kylie Pinkerton

    Phone 0351524225

    Email library@egipps.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Hepburn

  • Event Description

    Central Highlands Rural Health in partnership with the Creswick Neighbourhood Centre will facilitate two children-centred events/sessions which include:

    • School-based event - facilitated physical activity and nutrition activities/games
    • ‘Children’s Zone’ at the Creswick Market - children and their families can be active, play, interact, and be exposed to local services.

    Event organizer

    Central Highlands Rural Health

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 9 am-1 pm - Creswick Community Market 'children's zone'

    25 October, 9:30 am to 11 am - School based event

    Location

    21/19 Victoria Street

    Creswick 3363

    Website

    https://www.indigoshire.vic.gov.au/Residents/Children-and-familiesExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Anne Fraser

    Tel: 0455 605 006

    Email: anna.fraser@indigoshire.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Hindmarsh

  • Event Description

    Join in the fun at Hindmarsh Shire Libraries this Children's Week with Jess from Young Expressions. Create with washi tape, play with your friends and make memories for you to take home. A FREE event for all families and will take place at Dimboola, Nhill, Jeparit and Rainbow libraries.

    Event organizer

    Hindmarsh Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 9:30 am to 12pm - Jeparit Library

    26 October,9:30 am to 12pm - Rainbow Library

    27 October, 2:30 pm-5pm - Nhill Library

    28 October, 9:30 am-12pm - Dimboola Library

    Location

    Hindmarsh Shire Libraries Dimboola Branch

    101 Lloyd Street

    Dimboola 3414

    Website

    https://www.hindmarsh.vic.gov.au/Community/LibrariesExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Indigo

  • Event Description

    Indigo Shire Council are hosting Greet and Meet Picnics throughout the Shire. Join the picnics for special story time, sing along with a special guest, games and free play. A healthy food snack will be provided, a coffee van and other family fun!

    Event organizer

    Indigo Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 11 am to 1 pm

    25 October, 11 am to 1 pm

    26 October, 11 am to 1 pm

    27 October, 11 am to 1 pm

    Location

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Anna Fraser

    Tel: 0455 605 006

    Email anna.fraser@indigoshire.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Macedon Ranges

  • Event Description

    Learn, connect and play with all your senses at Sunbury and Cobaw Community Health's Children's Sensory Play Day in Woodend. Children can explore a range of play activities with all their senses and will be encouraged to choose a play activity that best suits their interests, health, developmental and wellbeing needs.

    Event organizer

    Sunbury and Cobaw Community Health

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

    Location

    49 Forest St

    Woodend 3442

    Website

    https://sunburycobaw.org.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Nicola Dunn

    Mobile 0491088586

    Email Nicola.Dunn@scchc.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Ever wondered what a town that looks after itself looks like? Children that live in Riddells Creek between the ages of 6-12 are invited to come along during Children's Week to take an experimental and creative journey to find out what a Resilient Riddell looks like to them.

    Event organizer

    Riddells Creek Neighbourhood House Inc

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 3:45pm to 5 pm

    27 October,3:45 pm to 5 pm

    29 October, 10 am to 11:30 am

    Location

    59 Main Road

    Riddells Creek 3431

    Website

    https://www.riddellscreekneighbourhoodhouse.com/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Celia Spykers

    Phone 035428 7836

    Email coordinator@riddellscreeknh.com.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Mitchell

  • Event Description

    Join Kilmore Community Centre for lunch on 26 and 27 October 2022 to celebrate the diversity of the community. Bring a plate that reflects your families' food traditions and culture and join Kimore Community Centre to reflect on how best to save money on providing nutritious food for a child's wellbeing and healthy development.

    Event organizer

    Kilmore and District Community Group Inc.

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10:30 am to 2 pm

    27 October, 10:30 pm to 2 pm

    Location

    Kilmore And District Community Group Inc

    38 Victoria Pde

    Kilmore 3764

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Madeleine Finnigan

    Phone 035782 2319

    Email madeleine@kilmorecommunitycentre.net.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Radio comes to you' invites Grade 5 and 6 students at Pyalong Primary School, Upper Plenty Primary School and Willowmavin Primary to go ON AIR with local Community Radio Station OKR FM.

    Event organizer

    Mitchell Community Radio Inc

    Age group

    10 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm - Pyalong

    26 October, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm - Willowmavin

    28 October, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm - Upper Plenty

    Location

    10 Bourke St

    Pyalong 3521

    Website

    http://www.okrfm.com.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Mark Perrott

    Tel: 0436331395

    Email info@okrfm.com.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    FamilyCare invites children to enter this year's Children's Week Colouring Competition with fantastic prizes for the whole family to enjoy! Colouring sheets can be collected from OurPlace at Seymour P12, Greater Beveridge Community Centre and 3756EarlyHelp in Wallan. Entrants will be displayed at each of these sites during Children's Week.

    Event organizer

    Goulburne Valley Family Care Inc

    Age group

    0 to12 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 11 am to 12 pm

    26 October, 11 am to 12 pm

    27 October, 11 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Greater Beveridge Community Centre

    Beveridge 3753

    Website

    http://www.familycare.net.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Exell Exell

    Mobile 0418 549 155

    Email rexell@familycare.net.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Mitchell Shire Council invites children aged 2-6 years to join Mindful Movement Sessions - a fun way to develop the cognitive and physical skills needed to become confident and involved learners and empower us to be in charge of our own health and physical wellbeing.

    Event organizer

    Mitchell Shire Council

    Age group

    2 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    25 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    26 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    28 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    Location

    113 High St

    Broadford 3658

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    Other: During Kindergarten sessions

Shire of Moira

  • Event Description

    Play in the park with NCN Health. Enjoy a range of children's activities and information, including the very popular Blend-a-bike and giant games, even make your own badge. FREE and all are welcome.

    Event organizer

    NCN Health

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 9 am to 2 pm - Numurkah Market day

    24 October, 10 am to 12 pm - Nathalia Play in the Park

    25 October, 10 am to 12 pm - Cobram Play in the Park

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Jenny Burrows

    Tel: 035862 0560

    Email jenny.burrows@ncnhealth.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join Cobram Barooga Canoe Club for paddling fun! Children aged 6-12 years are invited to free introductory paddling sessions on the beautiful Murray River at Thompsons Beach, Cobram. Play games, learn new skills and get outside and active with your new paddling pals! Sessions run by qualified guides/instructors. Booking essential. All equipment supplied.

    Event organizer

    Cobram Barooga Canoe Club

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    22 October, 12 pm to 2 pm

    29 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    29 October, 12 pm to 2 pm

    Location

    2 Rockarama Rd

    Cobram 3644

    Website

    https://www.facebook.com/CobramBaroogaCanoeClubExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Louise Greenwood

    Mobile 0427360377

    Email cobrambaroogacanoeclub@gmail.com

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Moorabool

  • Event Description

    Celebrate Children's Week with us! We have a free community event for your children. Lets protect and uphold children's rights to support their wellbeing and healthy development.

    Event organizer

    Moorabool Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 5 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 10 am to1 pm

    Location

    208 Main Street

    Bacchus Marsh 3340

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Mornington Peninsula

  • Event Description

    Join Rosebud Toy Library for our Big Play Day on Sunday 30th October 2022 and enjoy a morning of messy play and craft with your family.

    Enjoy exploring play experiences full of slime, water, foam and more. Make sure you wear old clothes and are ready to get MESSY!

    Event organizer

    Rosebud Toy Library

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    30 October, 10 am to 2 pm

    Location

    Rosebud West 3940

    Website

    http://www.rosebudtoylibrary.org.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Be part of an Australian Wildlife Experience at Mount Eliza Neighbourhood House where you can see and touch a variety of animals with a professional wildlife facilitator. Open to children 0-6yrs with one adult, this free children's activity is part of Children's Week. Morning tea and refreshments will be available

    Event organizer

    Mount Eliza Neighbourhood House Inc

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10.30 am 12.30 pm

    Location

    Mount Eliza Neighbourhood House

    90-100 Canadian Bay Rd

    Mount Eliza 3930

    Website

    http://www.mountelizanh.com.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Joanne Scanlan

    Phone 03 9787 8160

    Email info@mountelizanh.com.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Get creative for a Mini Art Show at Mornington Peninsula Libraries. Kids can get creative during Children's Week by collecting and designing a mini canvas which will be displayed in the libraries in a mini art show.

    Event organizer

    Mornington Peninsula Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 9 am 2 pm

    Location

    7 High St

    Hastings 3915

    Website

    https://ourlibrary.mornpen.vic.gov.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Messy Play Day! Hastings Toy Library is providing a great space for your child to explore their world while making a mess, and you don't have to clean up afterwards!

    Event organizer

    Hastings Toy Library

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10 am to 11 am

    Website

    https://www.hastingstoylibrary.org/about-us/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Mount Alexander

  • Event Description

    A guided story walk with a musical twist will bring a favourite storybook to life and lead families in procession from the Castlemaine Railway Station along Barker’s Creek. The procession finishes with an opportunity for children to design with natural materials from the Castlemaine Botanical Gardens and picnic with friends. In partnership with Goldfields Libraries, Healthy Heart of Victoria and Mount Alexander Council

    Event organizer

    Mount Alexander Shire Council

    Age group

    2 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    28 October, 11.00 am to 11.30 am

    Location

    Castlemaine Railway Station

    Gingell St entrance, Castlemaine 3450

    Website

    http://www.mountalexander.vic.gov.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Sally Beattie

    Tel: 0449 694 711

    Email s.beattie@mountalexander.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Moyne

  • Event Description

    Ready for some hands on (and a little bit messy) fun? In this hands on and very creative nature play at Port Fairy Community House, create creatures and creations out of natural clay, wild imaginations and nature’s loose parts.

    Event organizer

    Port Fairy Community Group Inc

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 10 am to 11.30 am

    Location

    Port Fairy Community House

    5 Railway Place

    Port Fairy 3284

    Website

    http://www.portfairycommunityhouse.com.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Fiona Hampson

    Phone 03 5568 2681

    Email info@portfairycommunityhouse.com.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Nillumbik

  • Event Description

    Nillumbik Council Early Years in collaboration with partners across the community have pulled together a range of activities for Childrens week for children and families in our Shire. Activities include fun exercise classes for the whole family, story times, visits to Edendale, and, of course, the highlight of the week free 12 minute train rides on Diamond Valley Miniature Railway.

    Event organizer

    Nillumbik Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    Location

    various locations

    Website

    http://www.nillumbik.vic.gov.au/childrens-weekExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join SHIFT (Sustainable Hurstbridge: Ideas for Transition Inc.) for a one-hour Sun/Solar Printing workshop. Children will learn the art of creating a unique fabric print using nature, specialty inks, and the power of the sun.

    Event organizer

    SHIFT (Sustainable Hurstbridge: Ideas for Transition Inc.)

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    30/10/2022, 1 pm to 2 pm

    Location

    Hurstbridge Community Hub

    50 Graysharps Rd

    Hurstbridge 3099

    Website

    http://www.shiftinc.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Jules Jay

    Email contactus@shiftinc.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Northern Grampians

  • Event Description

    Celebrate Children's Week with a bit of magic and fitness at your local Northern Grampians Libraries! A 45–50 minute high energy, interactive and educational show by Magic Jen and Fluffy puppet! Children will learn through music and movement about the importance of being fit, making healthy eating choices, etc. all while having fun!

    Event organizer

    Northern Grampians Libraries

    Age group

    2 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 10 am to 3.30 pm

    Location

    Hamilton Performing Arts Centre

    113 Brown St

    Hamilton 3300

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Southern Grampians

  • Event Description

    ''Magic Jenny and Fluffy Puppet' is a fun, interactive session for children aged 2-6years. Children will explore fitness and wellbeing through movement, dance, and hula hoops. Children will explore imagination, and will complete a simple craft at the conclusion of the show. A take-home activity bag will be provided.

    Event organizer

    Greater Hamilton Library - Southern Grampians Shire Council

    Age group

    2 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10.30 am to 11.30 am

    Location

    105 Brown St

    Hamilton 3300

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Gina Makris

    Phone 035573 0470

    Email library@sthgrampians.vic.gov.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Strathbogie

  • Event Description

    Did you know that more than 6,000 kilograms of clothing and textiles are sent to landfill every ten minutes?

    Learn how to give old T-shirts a second life in this hands-on workshop! Find out about textile waste and how to turn a tired shirt into a keyring, necklace or headband.

    Event organizer

    Strathbogie Shire Council

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    29 October, 10 am to 11:30 am

    29 October, 2 pm to 3:30 pm

    Location

    1B Bury St

    Euroa 3666

    Website

    https://www.strathbogie.vic.gov.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    https://www.trybooking.com/CBQXMExternal Link

    https://www.trybooking.com/CBQXQExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Bring the family along to celebrate children’s week at these free events. We have a variety of educational and fun workshops and activities for kids of all ages including;

    • Recycled Textile Workshop: making cat and dog toys from recycled materials (7+years)
    • Worm Farming: meet a worm and learn how to look after worms at home (4+years)
    • Community Craft: get creative with recycled materials (all ages)
    • Recycling Truck: see inside a real recycling truck (all ages)
    • Toilet Lucky Dip: learn what should and shouldn’t be flushed (4+years)
    • Choose Tap Water: design your own reusable mug (all ages)

    Event organizer

    Strathbogie Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    Sunday 30 October, 9.30am to 11.30am Nagambie Senior Citizens Centre, 358-360 High St, Nagambie

    Sunday 30 October, 1.30pm to 3.30pm, Euroa Lawn Tennis Club, 38/52 TURNBULL Street, Euroa

    Location

    Nagambie Senior Citizens Centre, 358-360 High St, Nagambie

    Euroa Lawn Tennis Club, 38/52 TURNBULL Street, Euroa

    Website

    https://www.strathbogie.vic.gov.au/External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of West Wimmera

  • Event Description

    During Children's Week West Wimmera Shire Council will be hosting a free event for all kindergarten children. Magic Jenny will provide an interactive educational show where children will learn about the importance of being fit and healthy, including relaxation techniques through music and movement.

    Event organizer

    West Wimmera Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 1 pm to 2 pm - Edenhope kindergaren

    26 October, 2:45 pm to 3:45 pm - Goroke kindergarten

    28 October, 10 am to 11 am - Kaniva kindergarten

    Location

    Edenhope kindergarten

    Edenhope 3318

    Website

    https://www.westwimmera.vic.gov.au/HomeExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Yarra Ranges

  • Event Description

    Yarra Ranges Council in partnership with Seville Community House, invites families to an afternoon/evening community picnic celebrating children's week in Yarra Ranges. With games, music, tee-pee building and planting this event connects community, friends and family. Bring along your picnics and dance, play and have a fun at the park!

    Event organizer

    Yarra Ranges Council

    Date & time/s

    23 October, 4:30 pm to 7 pm

    Location

    Seville Water Park and Playground

    Seville 3139

    Website

    https://www.facebook.com/yrfamiliesExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Join Dandenong Ranges Music Council to Sing up a Storm. The children of the Dandenong Ranges are invited to join together to sing about the growing forest being like the growing strength of kids after the natural disaster they survived on the night of June 9 last year. Led by local composer celebrity, Lady Shaula.

    Event organizer

    Dandenong Ranges Music Council

    Age group

    6 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    22 October, 12pm to 5 pm - Record tutorial video and launch on YouTube

    24 October, 10 am to 3:30 pm - Rehearsing from Video

    28 October, 10 am to 11 am - Live rehearsal at Mt D P.S.

    28 October, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm - Live rehearsal at Sassafras P.S.

    28 October, 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm - Live rehearsal at Olinda P.S.

    28 October, 7 pm to 8 pm - Performance & survival stories at Mt D P.S.

    Location

    Mount Dandenong Primary School

    Farndons Rd

    Mount Dandenong 3767

    Website

    https://www.drmc.org.au/External Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Karen Noonan

    Mobile 0424 910 282

    Email karen@drmc.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    Other: Online and live event

  • Event Description

    All Fairies and Pirates are invited to a Dance Party!! Dress up and join us for a fun morning as we explore emotions through singing and dancing!

    Event organizer

    Japara Neighbourhood House Inc

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    27 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    Location

    Japara Neighbourhood House Inc

    54 Durham Rd

    Kilsyth 3137

    Website

    http://www.japarahouse.com.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Christie Humble

    Phone 0397283587

    Email community@japarahouse.com.au

    https://www.socialplanet.com.au/at/japara-neighbourhood-house-incExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Shire of Yarriambiack

  • Event Description

    Big Fun Games when "old school" and "new school" meet. Join Warracknabeal Neighbourhood House & Learning Centre to play inclusive versions of children's games and to create art together.

    Event organizer

    Warracknabeal Neighbourhood House & Learning Centre

    Age group

    0 to 6 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 9:30 am to 11:30 am

    26 October, 9:30 am to 11:30 am

    27 October, 9:30 am to 11:30 am

    28 October, 9:30 am to 11:30 am

    Location

    Cox St

    Warracknabeal 3393

    Website

    http://www.wnhlc.com.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Phone 0353961360

    Email info@wnhlc.com.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    A lovely relaxed morning at our local Park, where Pre- Kinder children and there parents/ Guardians can come and enjoy a range of activities on offer. Activities include craft, ball games, music and movement, bubbles, stories and more.

    Event organizer

    Yarriambiack Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 3 years

    Date & time/s

    26 October, 10 am to 12 pm

    Location

    84 - 94 Craige Ave,

    Warracknabeal 3393

    Website

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

South Gippsland Shire

  • Event Description

    The Long Low Lunch is a children's garden party set around a low table serving up bite-sized, healthy delicious food for children. A celebration of Spring, local produce, community, wellbeing and healthy food choices.

    Event organizer

    Manna Gum Community House

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    30 October, 11 am to 1 pm

    Location

    Manna Gum Community House

    33 Station Road

    Foster 3960

    Website

    https://www.socialplanet.com.au/activity/view?id=8334External Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

Surf Coast Shire

  • Event Description

    The Surf Coast Kite Festival is a free outdoor event and welcomes people of all ages. The event will showcase spectacular giant kite displays, kite making, arts & crafts, face painting, live entertainment, interactive activities, food stalls and so much more.

    Event organizer

    Great Ocean Road Coast and Parks Authority

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    23 October, 10 am to 2 pm

    Location

    Fisherman's Beach Foreshore

    Torquay 3228

    Website

    https://surfcoastkitefestival.com.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Surf Coast Shire Council will host pop up community events in local townships to celebrate Children's Week, with fun and interactive vibrant activities that will capture the imagination of the children and engage them in hands on experiences.

    Event organizer

    Surf Coast Shire Council

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 10 am to 12 pm - Deans Marsh

    25 October, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm - Moriac

    26 October, 10am to 12 pm - Torquay

    27/10/2022, 2pm to 4 pm - Winchelsea

    Location

    Opposite Deans Marsh Primary School next to Community Cottage

    Behind Moriac Kindergarten

    Elephant Walk Park

    Torquay 3228 (Next to Winchelsea Kindergarten)

    Website

    http://www.surfcoast.vic.gov.auExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Come along to Anglesea Community House during Children's week, for art and craft activities, calming yoga for children sessions and a range of fun sport activities.

    Event organizer

    Anglesea Community House Inc

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    24 October, 11 am to 12 pm - Childcare activities

    25 October, 11 am to 12 pm - Childcare activities

    26 October, 4 pm to 5:30 pm - Sporting opportunity at Anglesea Football Netball Club

    26 October, 4 pm to 5:30 pm - Art activities at Anglesea Community House

    27 October, 9:30 am to 11:30 am - Anglesea Playgroup Activities

    27 October, 11 am to 12 pm - Childcare activities

    27 October, 4 pm to 5:30 pm -Felting workshop

    28 October, 11 am to 12 pm - Childcare activities

    Location

    5 McMillan St

    Anglesea 3230

    Website

    http://anglesea.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Julie Martin

    Phone 0352632116

    Email admin@anglesea.org.au

    http://trybooking.comExternal Link

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

  • Event Description

    Do you sometimes feel snappy like a Croc or maybe you like to hide like a turtle?

    Join us for a Reptile Afternoon Tea Party where you can meet some of Australia's most exciting reptiles, learn about your feeling, and catch up with children from your local community!

    Event organizer

    Deans Marsh Community Cottage

    Age group

    0 to 12 years

    Date & time/s

    25 October, 2:30 pm to 3:13 pm - Reptile Session for 0-5 years - hosted by Roaming Reptiles

    25 October, 3:15 pm to 4 pm - Afternoon Tea for All Ages and Parents

    25 October, 4 pm to 5 pm - Reptile Session for 6 - 12 years - hosted by Roaming Reptiles

    Location

    10 Pennyroyal Valley Rd

    Deans Marsh 3235

    Website

    http://www.deansmarsh.org.auExternal Link

    Booking contact name, phone, email

    Caroline Shelbourne

    Email cottage@deansmarsh.org.au

    Type of activity (online/ virtual/ in person)

    In person event

More information

For questions or information on Children's Week grants in Victoria, email childrens.week@education.vic.gov.au.

Reviewed 26 October 2022