Taking kids away on holiday can sometimes be a chore, but not in Melbourne and certainly not with this guide in your hands. Melbourne offers heaps of interactive learning exhibits, theatres, zoos and more! Fun for the entire family.
Melbourne Aquarium | 400 Flinders St | 9923 5999 Hundreds of marine life on display & loads of interactive displays & presentations.
Melbourne Museum | 11 Nicholson St, Carlton | 13 11 02 Explore Victoria’s premier museum & learn about the histories & mysteries of the world.
IMAX Melbourne | 9 Rathdowne St, Carlton | 9663 5454 After the museum walk next door & watch an amazing 3D film on the world’s 3rd largest screen.
Screen Worlds | ACMI, Federation Square | 8663 2200 An interactive gallery that showcases the history of film & digital media in Australia.
Scienceworks | 2 Booker St, Spotswood | 9392 4800 Just a short train ride away the kids can discover everyday science through interactive exhibitions.
ArtPlay | Birrarung Marr | 9664 7900 A centre that aims to involve children with their families in artistic, creative & interactive projects.
Trampoline | 3 Southgate Ave, Southbank | 9699 4114 Definitely not a place to go jumping… but if you’re looking for delicious ice cream then this is the place.
The Children’s Garden at Botanical Gardens Birdwood Ave | 9252 2300 Perfect for kids that love to get their hands dirty with lots of fun areas to explore.
Icehouse | 105 Pearl River Rd, Docklands | 1300 756 699 Australia’s premier ice skating rink is fun for the entire family.
Chill on Ice | 3 Southgate Ave, Southbank | 9663 3877 Head into this freezing bar during the day with the kids & enjoy the fabulous ice sculptures while sipping a delicious mocktail.
Wunderkammer | 439 Lonsdale St | 9642 4694 The weird & the wonderful of science & natural history take centre stage at this small museum & shop.
Suga | Royal Arcade, 335 Bourke St | 9663 5654 Stop in at this candy shop & refuel as you watch the lollies being made.
Galactic Circus | Crown Entertainment Complex | 13 26 95 Arcade games, ten pin bowling & laser tag – an indoor theme park that is fun for the entire family.
Collingwood Children’s Farm | 18 St Heliers St, Abbotsford | 9417 5806 Ride a horse, pet a goat, milk a cow or just get up close & personal with real farm animals.