school holidays April 2021

Melbourne April School Holidays 2021

I don’t want to jinx anything, but these school holidays are feeling almost {touch wood} normal!  Theatre is back, events are on… and there are…

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NGV Triennial 2020

The NGV Triennial 2020 exhibition is underpinned by four themes – Illumination, Reflection, Conservation, and Speculation – that invite audiences to embark on a journey of…

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cinema in a time of covid

Going to the cinema in a time of COVID

What should you expect when visiting the cinema in a time of COVID? We have the inside tips on what has changed since we last…

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NGV Triennial 2020

Over 100 Artists and Designers featured in NGV Triennial 2020

Without a doubt, in my mind, the NGV Triennial 2020 * is going to be an absolute highlight of this year. The beacon at the end…

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Vuly Play

Vuly Play – Australia’s leading trampolines and playground equipment

We love Aussie innovations and design. Vuly Play is an Australian owned business that has been kicking goals all over the world! We were recently…

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Top 5 Things To Do (from home) These Winter School Holidays

Top 5 Things To Do (from home) These Winter School Holidays

Melbourne is easily the best city in Australia (maybe the world) when it comes to events, activities, places to be – things to see… so…

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School Holidays during COVID. {or what to do with kids when socially distancing}

School Holidays during COVID. {or what to do with kids when socially distancing}

Found yourself thrust into a quasi homeschooling/holiday-in-your-house scenario thanks to Coronavirus? Me too. Okay, I have to admit I have felt very downcast going through my inbox…

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Billy Elliot the musical

Billy Elliot The Musical

Billy Elliot is the ultimate coming of age story. Twelve-year-old Billy triumphs against the odds to be true to himself.  Billy Elliot The Musical takes its audience…

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bubblegum cabaret

Bubblegum Cabaret with Circus Oz: giveaway

Circus Oz returns with its sell-out show Bubblegum Cabaret as part of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. Bubblegum Cabaret is Circus Oz’s smash-hit hilarious kids’ cabaret show…

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Wanna lighten your load? Me too, meetoo!

Wanna lighten your load? Me too, meetoo!

How can we be the masters of our own environment? So for the past month (yes you January 2020) I have been feeling like I have…

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mini mega

Mini Mega Model Museum & Makers Workshop

This summer at Melbourne Museum visit the Mini Mega Model Museum as part of a Mini Mega Makers Workshop – and then try your hand…

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summertime social

Summertime Social – a super fun backyard in the centre of the city

Summertime Social has transformed Federation Square’s car park rooftop into Melbourne’s biggest backyard hangout! When: Mon-Thurs 11am-10pm, Fri-Sun 11am-late until end of Feb 2020 Where: back fo Fed Square, Russell…

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Air Play, Scienceworks

Air Play, Scienceworks

The new exhibition at Scienceworks, Air Play, is all kinds of fun and is one of their most interactive yet – perfect for restless kids…

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Ocean Invaders

Ocean Invaders at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium

If you need an excuse to visit the aquarium with the kids, the band new jellyfish exhibition, Ocean Invaders, is good reason to do so. Review…

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10 christmas gift ideas

A year of memory making? 10 Christmas gift ideas we love.

Ahhh if you’re the parent of young children then you might be drowning in toys (#beenthere) yet still have the daily challenge of keeping them…

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