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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terracotta warriors

Win a Terracotta Warrior adventure to remember!

These school holidays we have teamed up with both the NGV and Sofitel Melbourne on Collins to share an absolutely fabulous prize (we wish we…

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Archie Brothers

Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq

Archie Brothers is a bowling ally and games arcade that has a fun retro theme – and isn’t just for kids! When: Daily, Mon-Thur midday to 10pm,…

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NGV Terracotta Warriors

NGV Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality and Cai Guo-Qiang: The Transient Landscape

Okay, this one is quite a mouthful, but the NGV’s Winter Masterpieces 2019 is actually two stories intertwined.  Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality and Cai…

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alexander calder

Alexander Calder: Workshop for Kids {NGV}

A new artist has taken up residence in the NGV’s kids area, Alexander Calder: Workshop for Kids. When: until 4 August Where: NGV International, St…

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