Are you looking for some activities to do in Victoria during the winter holidays? We have put together some suggestions your kids will love listed below.

Adventure Park Geelong Winter Glow

Date & Time: 17-19 June & 23 June – 10 July 2022 | 3:30pm – 8:30pm
Location: 1249 Bellarine Hwy, Wallington Geelong VIC 3222

Discover a glowing winter wonderland of snow, lights, fire and ice these June-July school holidays!

With more snow, more rides, more light installations and bigger fire twirling and ice sculpting displays than last year!

For more information click here.

Storytime at the Library

Date & Time: Monday 20 June – Monday 29 August 2022 | 10:30am – 11:00am
Location: State Library Victoria, 328 Swanston Street Melbourne 3000

Children and families will be able to join their favourite Library storytellers at the Pauline Gandel Children’s Quarter, as well as on Zoom every Monday at 11.30am

For more information click here.

Lightscape

Date & Time: Friday 24 June – Sunday 7 August 2022 | 5:15pm – 8:00pm
Location: Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne Birdwood Avenue, Melbourne 3004

Lightscape is an immersive, after-dark experience comes to Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne this winter. Iconic tree canopies will be drenched in colour, vibrant bursts of light will tumble from the undergrowth and run up trees like fizzing fireworks.

Explore playful beams of light, walk through glowing tunnels and linger at waterside reflections. It’s an illuminating winter walk in a unique natural wonderland that you won’t want to miss.

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Melbourne Magic Festival

Date & Time: Monday 27 June – Saturday 9 July 2022 | 10:30am – 9:15pm
Locations: Melbourne CBD, Northcote, Malvern, Kew & Geelong

The Melbourne Magic Festival has over 130 performances of 30 different shows including top international guest magicians from all over Australia!

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Alice in Wonderland Scavenger Hunt

Date & Time: Monday 27 June – Friday 8 July 2022 | Wednesday – Friday 12:00pm – 7:00pm & Saturday – Sunday 10:00am – 6:00pm
Locations: Federation Square Pop-up Library, Federation Square, Corner of Swanston Street and Flinders Street Melbourne 3000

Search the library for Alice and her friends as they have gotten lost within the library.

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Queen’s Garden Party

Date & Time: Thursday 30 June 2022 | 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Location: North Melbourne Library, 66 Errol Street, North Melbourne 3051

Come join us in the Queen’s Garden as you paint the roses red and enjoy a game of flamingo croquet.

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Kids Holiday Workshop – Freehand Street Art

Date & Time: Thursday 30 June – Thursday 7 July 2022 | 10:30am & 1:30pm sessions
Location: Melbourne, VIC 3000

Have you ever wanted to create your own piece of street art? Our freehand workshop offers an exclusive chance to learn a variety of spraypainting techniques from a renowned street artist right here at the famous Blender Studios. The workshop will start with an artist talk from your instructor and street art demonstration where they will cover a range of different can skills to get you started on your spray-painting journey.e this winter. Iconic tree canopies will be drenched in colour, vibrant bursts of light will tumble from the undergrowth and run up trees like fizzing fireworks.

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Firelight Festival

Date & Time: Friday 1 – Sunday 3 July 2022 | Friday and Saturday: 5:00–11:00pm, Sunday 5:00–10:30pm
Location: Victoria Harbour Promenade, Harbour Esplanade and New Quay Promenade Docklands 3008

Firelight takes over Docklands from 1-3 July with fire pits, mesmerising light shows, live music, pop-up foodie feasts and more. Entry is free.

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Date & Time: Saturday 2, Sunday 3 & Tuesday 5 July 2022 | 10:00am, 12:00pm & 3:00pm sessions
Location: Athenaeum Theatre, 188 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000

“and – pop! – out of the egg came a tiny and very hungry caterpillar.”

One of the most-read and famous children’s books of all time, The Very Hungry Caterpillar emerges off the page in a masterful theatrical experience for children 18 months+ and their adults. Created by Jonathan Rockefeller, the production features a menagerie of over 75 magical puppets, including the star of the show – The Very Hungry Caterpillar – and an Australian cast who bring these beloved books to life on stage.

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Mad Hatters Tea Party

Date & Time: Friday 8 July 2022 | 10:30am – 11:15am
Locations: Federation Square Pop-up Library, Federation Square Corner of Swanston Street and Flinders Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Bring along your tiniest rabbit, tumble down the rabbit hole, and attend this most entertaining morning of mind bending stories and songs.

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