Summer school holiday activities in Melbourne

Melbourne's putting on a range of family friendly events these summer school holidays
Photograph: Ben Williams

School's out for summer, so round up the littlies and check out these fun family events. Help Santa save Christmas, sleepover at ACMI or see a beloved children's book come to life on stage. 

Want something else to fill your Christmas stocking? Check out our festive guide to all things Christmas in Melbourne. Looking forward to having some fun in the sun? These adventure parks and playgrounds are worth a visit

Bit of a thrill-seeker?

Adventure Park Geelong The Tornado
Photograph: Supplied
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