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Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, 17 September to  2 October 2016

Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, 17 September to 2 October 2016

Children's Festival - Events and Activities

The Greater Dandenong Children's Festival 2018 has a great series of events and activities on offer.

The Events and Activities program features arts and crafts, dancing, sports, fitness, cooking, taking care of our environment, and other outdoor activities promoting health and wellbeing for the entire family.

There is something for everyone!

Please note that some activities are drop-in while others require bookings. Please check the event listings for full details.

The headline event of the Children’s Festival is the Little Day Out.

Dandenong Oasis Open Day – Children’s Festival
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22 Sep 2018 12pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come and enjoy some free activities and giveaways...
Hot Shots Tennis Open Day – Children’s Festival
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23 Sep 2018 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come along with your friends and family to enjoy a fun day of tennis...
Tennis Hot Shots  - Children's Festival
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24 Sep 2018 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children are invited to this indoor Tennis program that the perfect way into get into tennis...
Splash Zone at Dandenong Oasis - Children's Festival
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24 Sep 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, enjoy a fun and action packed afternoon with pool inflatable, cargo net, play area and lots more...
Kid's Bootcamp– Children’s Festival
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25 Sep 2018 10:30am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come along to our beautiful club and enjoy a kids fitness class with one of our fabulous trainers!
Magical Disco - Children's Festival
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25 Sep 2018 10:30am
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children can show off their dancing skills at a fun disco/karaoke party at Jan Wilson Community Centre...
Splash Zone at Dandenong Oasis - Children's Festival
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25 Sep 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, enjoy a fun and action packed afternoon with pool inflatable, cargo net, play area and lots more...
Pool Party – Children’s Festival
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25 Sep 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come and join in the pool party with games and activities...
Basketball - Children's Festival
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26 Sep 2018 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come and enjoy learning basic basketball skills in a fun way.
Children’s Spring Gardening Morning – Children’s Festival
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26 Sep 2018 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children can come along and plant something to take home for their garden and watch it grow...
Leprechaun Hunt – Children’s Festival
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26 Sep 2018 11am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come and join the Level Crossing Removal Authority to help find the Leprechaun and all the gold coins he has dropped...
Splash Zone at Dandenong Oasis - Children's Festival
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26 Sep 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, enjoy a fun and action packed afternoon with pool inflatable, cargo net, play area and lots more...
Introduction to Tiny Ballerina Classes (2-4 year olds)
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27 Sep 2018 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children are invited to come and enjoy a fun creative ballet class for preschool aged children...
Hip Hop and Jazz Dance Class – Children’s Festival
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27 Sep 2018 10:45am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come and enjoy this jazz and hip hop class for school aged boys and girls...
AFL Footy Fun Day - St Kilda FC – Children’s Festival
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27 Sep 2018 11am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come and join in the fun with AFL football activities and games, face painting, St Kilda FC mascot in attendance and giveaways...
Hip Hop and Jazz Dance Class – Children’s Festival
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27 Sep 2018 11:30am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come and enjoy this jazz and hip hop class for school aged boys and girls...
Splash Zone at Dandenong Oasis - Children's Festival
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27 Sep 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, enjoy a fun and action packed afternoon with pool inflatable, cargo net, play area and lots more...
AFL Footy Fun Day - Melbourne FC – Children’s Festival
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27 Sep 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come and join in the fun with AFL football activities and games, face painting, Melbourne FC mascot in attendance and giveaways...
Mini Roos at Oasis - Children's Festival
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27 Sep 2018 4pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children of all ages are invited to come along to Dandenong Oasis and join in this fantastic come-and-try soccer program...
Planting Under the Stars
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27 Sep 2018 5pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come along to Tatterson Park in Keysborough and plant an indigenous seedlings as you enjoy the local fauna including birds and frogs...
Splash Zone at Dandenong Oasis - Children's Festival
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28 Sep 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, enjoy a fun and action packed afternoon with pool inflatable, cargo net, play area and lots more...
Little Day Out 2018
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30 Sep 2018 11am
The Children's Festival's headline event, Little Day Out will be held on Sunday 30 September at Noble Park's Ross Reserve, 11am-4pm...
September Latin Festival
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30 Sep 2018 11am
The Chilean Latin American September Festival is jam-packed with entertainment for the whole family to enjoy cultural performance, live music, crafts, traditional food plus much more...
Mini Roos at Springers
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1 Oct 2018 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children of all ages are invited to come along to Springers Leisure Centre and join in this fantastic come-and-try soccer program...
Splash Zone at Dandenong Oasis - Children's Festival
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1 Oct 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, enjoy a fun and action packed afternoon with pool inflatable, cargo net, play area and lots more...
Kid's Bootcamp– Children’s Festival
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2 Oct 2018 10:30am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come along to our beautiful club and enjoy a kids fitness class with one of our fabulous trainers!
Heritage Hill Open Day
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2 Oct 2018 11am
Bring your family and friends to Heritage Hill and take part in a fun-filled, creative and entertaining day as you enjoy the magnificent gardens in the heart of Dandenong...
Splash Zone at Dandenong Oasis - Children's Festival
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2 Oct 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, enjoy a fun and action packed afternoon with pool inflatable, cargo net, play area and lots more...
Pool Party – Children’s Festival
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2 Oct 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come and join in the pool party with games and activities...
Basketball - Children's Festival
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3 Oct 2018 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come and enjoy learning basic basketball skills in a fun way.
Net Set Go - Children's Festival
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3 Oct 2018 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children can come along and learn netball skills with lots of fun at the Gloria Pyke Netball and Sports Complex...
Cricket Blast - Children's Festival
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3 Oct 2018 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children aged 5-12 years old can come along and try cricket in this fun session.
Splash Zone at Dandenong Oasis - Children's Festival
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3 Oct 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, enjoy a fun and action packed afternoon with pool inflatable, cargo net, play area and lots more...
Children's Fun Day – Children’s Festival
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4 Oct 2018 10:30am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival come along to a FUN DAY where you can try your hand at Dancing, Singing, Cooking, Drawing, Yoga and Calisthenics all in the one session...
Hip Hop and Jazz Dance Class – Children’s Festival
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4 Oct 2018 10:45am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come and enjoy this jazz and hip hop class for school aged boys and girls...
Introduction to Tiny Ballerina Classes (2-4 years)
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4 Oct 2018 11am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children are invited to come and enjoy a fun creative ballet class for preschool aged children...
Hip Hop and Jazz Dance Class – Children’s Festival
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4 Oct 2018 11:30am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come and enjoy this jazz and hip hop class for school aged boys and girls...
Splash Zone at Dandenong Oasis - Children's Festival
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4 Oct 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, enjoy a fun and action packed afternoon with pool inflatable, cargo net, play area and lots more...
Movies and Popcorn - Paper Planes - Children's Festival
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4 Oct 2018 2pm
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival come along to Springvale Library and join us for a movie and some popcorn as we screen 'Paper Planes'...
Mini Roos at Oasis - Children's Festival
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4 Oct 2018 4pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children of all ages are invited to come along to Dandenong Oasis and join in this fantastic come-and-try soccer program...
Netball Clinic - Children's Festival
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5 Oct 2018 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come enjoy the basic skills of netball in a fun and challenging environment...
Fairies, Frogs and Flutterbys
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5 Oct 2018 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come and join us for some nature crafting fun...
Splash Zone at Dandenong Oasis - Children's Festival
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5 Oct 2018 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, enjoy a fun and action packed afternoon with pool inflatable, cargo net, play area and lots more...
Springvale Little Athletics, Come and Try Day - Children's Festival
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5 Oct 2018 1pm
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, children aged 5-15 years can have a try at four events and test their abilities...
Kids Zumba - Children's Festival
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5 Oct 2018 2:30pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come along to our beautiful club and enjoy a kids fitness class with one of our fabulous trainers!
Disney's Aladdin Jr
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6 Oct 2018 11am
Hop on your magic carpet and fly to the city of Agrabah! Masquerade Youth Productions brings a dazzling production of Disney's Aladdin Jr to the Drum Theatre...
Family Fun Day of Lawn Bowls (Seniors Festival 2018)
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7 Oct 2018 1pm
As part of the Seniors Festival, come along and join in some bowling fun on Sunday 7 October from 1pm-4pm...