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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 - Workshops, Games and Activities

The Greater Dandenong Children's Festival 2017 has a great series of workshops, games and activities on offer.

The Workshops, Games 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 workshops are drop-in while others require bookings. Please check the event listings for full details.

Puss n' hoops
Teen Gym
SEP
27
27 Sep 2017 9am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, young people aged 13-16 years come along to Dandenong Oasis Health Club and participate in a program especially designed for them...
Dandenong Basketball Supercamp
SEP
27
27 Sep 2017 9am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, get involved in Supercamp, a fun and interactive way to develop your basketball skills with WNBL Rangers stars...
Splash Zone
SEP
27
27 Sep 2017 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, enjoy a fun and action packed afternoon with pool inflatable, boogie boards, cargo net, tarzan swing plus lots more...
Mini Storm Troopers
SEP
27
27 Sep 2017 6pm
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, children aged 6-17 years can channel their inner storm trooper at Le Mans Go Karts for a fun laser tag session...
Recycling Facility Tour
SEP
28
28 Sep 2017 10am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, children aged 6 years and above can join in a visit to the recycling sorting factory...
Animal Cupcake Decorating Workshop
SEP
28
28 Sep 2017 10:30am
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children can show off their creativity by decorating their own delicious cupcakes at this fun workshop at Jan Wilson Community Centre...
Mini Roos at Springers
SEP
28
28 Sep 2017 10:45am
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...
Super Soccer Kids
SEP
28
28 Sep 2017 11am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children aged 4-12 years can come along to Tatterson Park to learn and improve their soccer skills in a fun and enjoyable environment...
Planting Under the Stars
SEP
28
28 Sep 2017 5pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come along to Pencil Park in Keysborough and plant an indigenous seedlings as you enjoy the local fauna including birds and frogs...
Crazy Creatures Animal Craft Workshops
SEP
29
29 Sep 2017 11am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, kids can head to the Dandenong Market to unleash the beast with these fun and free workshop...
Little Day Out - for big imaginations
OCT
1
1 Oct 2017 11am
The Children's Festival's headline event, Little Day Out for BIG imaginations, will be held on Sunday 1 October at Noble Park's Ross Reserve, 11am-4pm.
Happy Hands Art Time
OCT
2
2 Oct 2017 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children aged 1-5 years can come along to Jan Wilson and get messy and creative with this art fun workshop...
Rockin' Hoops
OCT
2
2 Oct 2017 11am
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come along and learn how to dribble, shoot and pass a basketball like a champion...
Kidz Fit with Fernwood Fitness
OCT
2
2 Oct 2017 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children aged 4-12 years can come along to Jan Wilson for a fun active fitness session...
Snakebusters!
OCT
2
2 Oct 2017 2pm
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Dandenong Library to see Snakebusters as you get some hands-on experience with some slithering snakes...
Animal Treasure Hunt
OCT
3
3 Oct 2017 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Parkmore Shopping Centre and go on an animal treasure hunt...
Heritage Hill Open Day
OCT
3
3 Oct 2017 11am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, some furry friends will be visiting Heritage Hill these school holidays, along with some craft and garden activities, and musical entertainment...
Milo in2cricket
OCT
5
5 Oct 2017 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children aged 5-8 years old can come along to Rowley Reserve in Keysborough and learn cricket skills, play a game and have lots of fun...
Milo T20 Blast
OCT
5
5 Oct 2017 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children aged 8-12 years old can come along to Rowley Reserve in Keysborough and play a fun game of cricket...
Drum Theatre's Super Duper Circus Day
OCT
5
5 Oct 2017 10am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival come along to the Drum Theatre for a Super Duper Circus Day on Thursday 5 October...
Springvale Little Athletics Come and Try Day
OCT
6
6 Oct 2017 3pm
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, children aged 5-14 years can have a try at four events with the Springvale Little Athletics club on Friday 6 October...