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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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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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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crossing lines

Basquiat and Haring: Crossing Lines at the NGV

Crossing Lines is a major coup for the NGV; many of these artworks have rarely been seen; it’s a world exclusive and won’t be touring. Basquiat…

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gumbuya world

Gumbuya World

Yes, this is the same Gumbuya where the “city meets the country”. But just over a year ago it reopened bigger and better than ever!…

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Circus Oz, Aurora

Circus Oz, Aurora

Despite the rather fancy, celestial-inspired name, the latest Circus Oz production, Aurora, is more interested in terrestrial matters, in particular, our planet being affected by…

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KAWS playtime NGV

KAWS:playtime {NGV}

KAWS:PLAYTIME is an interactive space where children can create, have some fun and ponder the meaning of friendship.  Yet again the NGV team have delivered…

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spring school holidays melbourne 2019

SPRING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS MELBOURNE 2019

What’s happening around Melbourne these spring school holidays? CBD Arts Centre: Laser Beak Man is part puppet show part pop concert.  Suitable for ages 8+…

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THE ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE 2

The Angry Birds Movie 2 {giveaway}

To save the world, these enemies must become frenemies. The Angry Birds Movie 2 hits cinemas September 12. The flightless angry birds and the scheming green…

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LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Melbourne has a new 4D film in their collection, LEGO® City 4D – Officer in Pursuit

LEGO® City 4D – Officer in Pursuit

LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Melbourne has a new 4D film in their collection, LEGO® City 4D – Officer in Pursuit. When: Sunday – Wednesday 9:30am-5:30pm, Thursday –…

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Old Melbourne gaol

Old Melbourne Gaol: Escape the Gaol

During the school holidays when you visit the Old Melbourne Gaol you’re invited to “Escape the Gaol” by cracking the code!  This fun activity book…

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school holidays melbourne winter 2019

School holidays Melbourne {winter 2019}

As always our beautiful city delivers so many fabulous programs and events for families these school holidays in Melbourne! I do my best to capture…

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Brickman Cities

Brickman Cities @ Scienceworks

For Lego fans who’ve seen the movies and the Masters TV series and still want more, Scienceworks’ new exhibit, Brickman Cities, capitalises on this perennial…

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