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Child Friendly City City of Greater Dandenong

Child Friendly City City of Greater Dandenong

Child Friendly Events and Activities

Greater Dandenong is proud to be a Child Friendly City.

There are so many fun activities for children and families in Greater Dandenong.

We have compiled all of the activities in one web page.

Browse the events below to discover all of the awesome activities and events for children and families.

Check out youth services website for activities and events for 12-25 year olds.

Check out The Drum Theatre website for upcoming performances and workshops.

Are you a local organisation planning a community child friendly event? Find out how to list it on Council’s website

 

Children's Festival - Animal Treasure Hunt
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26 Sep 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...
Children's Festival - Animal Kingdom Craft
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26 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...
Children's Festival - Deckchair Movies
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26 Sep 2017 12pm
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, head down to Harmony Square and enjoy a free screening of The Jungle Book (2016), on the Urban Screen...
Children's Festival - Hot Shots Tennis
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26 Sep 2017 1pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children are invited to come along to Springers Leisure Centre and learn the fundamental skills of tennis over an afternoon...
Children's Festival - Teen Gym
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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...
Children's Festival - Dandenong Basketball Supercamp
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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...
Children's Festival - Chicken Hatching
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27 Sep 2017 9am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library and have a observe the incubator in residence...
Children's Festival - Move, learn and grow
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27 Sep 2017 9:45am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, preschool aged children and their parent/carer can come along and learn basic gymnastic skills in a fun and supportive environment...
Immunisation Session
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27 Sep 2017 10am
Immunisation sessions are a free service provided by the City of Greater Dandenong to protect the health and wellbeing of your children...
Children's Festival - Move, learn and grow
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27 Sep 2017 10:30am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, preschool aged children and their parent/carer can come along and learn basic gymnastic skills in a fun and supportive environment...
Children's Festival - Animal Colouring-in competition
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27 Sep 2017 11am
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival come along to Parkmore Shopping Centre and visit their animal colouring-in station (located near Katies)...
Children's Festival - Move, learn and grow
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27 Sep 2017 11:30am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, preschool aged children and their parent/carer can come along and learn basic gymnastic skills in a fun and supportive environment...
Children's Festival - Splash Zone
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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...
Children's Festival - Mini Storm Troopers
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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...
Playgroup
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28 Sep 2017 10am
Every Thursdays from 10am-12pm, meet other parents, grandparents and carers with their children and enjoy learning together through play and socialisation at the Thursday playgroup at Jan Wilson Community Centre...
Children's Festival - Mini Roos at Springers
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28 Sep 2017 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...
Children's Festival - Recycling Facility Tour
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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...
Children's Festival - Animal Cupcake Decorating
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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...
Children's Festival - Mini Roos at Springers
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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...
Children's Festival - Super Soccer Kids
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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...
Children's Festival - Mini Roos at Springers
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28 Sep 2017 11:30am
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...
Children's Festival - Deckchair Movies
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28 Sep 2017 12pm
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, head down to Harmony Square and enjoy a free screening of The Secret Life of Pets (G), on the Urban Screen...
Children's Festival - Three Animal Stories
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28 Sep 2017 2pm
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Dandenong Library as Don't Move Puppet Theatre present 'Three Animal Stories' on Thursday 28 September...
Children's Festival - Planting Under the Stars
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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...
Children's Festival - Team Games and Sports Skills
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29 Sep 2017 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, child aged 3-16 years can come down to Springers Leisure for some fun and games with a touch of skill...
Children's Festival - Animal Kingdom Craft
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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...
Children's Festival - Animal Kingdom Craft
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30 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...
Children's Festival - LITTLE DAY OUT!
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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.
Children's Festival - Animal Kingdom Craft
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1 Oct 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...
Children's Festival - Rockin' Hoops
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2 Oct 2017 10am
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come along and learn how to dribble, shoot and pass a basketball like a champion...
Children's Festival - Rockin' Hoops
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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...
Children's Festival - Deckchair Movies
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2 Oct 2017 12pm
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, head down to Harmony Square and enjoy a free screening of The Lion King (G), on the Urban Screen...
Children's Festival - Kidz Fit
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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...
Children's Festival - Snakebusters
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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...
Happy Hands Art
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3 Oct 2017 10am
Toddlers aged 1 to 5 can come and join in on the fun and make art in a messy way every Tuesday at 10am...
Children's Festival - Mini Roos at Springers
OCT
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3 Oct 2017 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...
Children's Festival - Animal Treasure Hunt
OCT
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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...
Children's Festival - Mini Roos at Springers
OCT
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3 Oct 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...
Children's Festival - Animal Kingdom Craft
OCT
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3 Oct 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...
Children's Festival - Heritage Hill Open Day for Kids
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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...
Children's Festival - Mini Roos at Springers
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3 Oct 2017 11:30am
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...
Children's Festival - Deckchair Movies
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3 Oct 2017 12pm
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, head down to Harmony Square and enjoy a free screening of Two Brothers, on the Urban Screen...
Children's Festival - Spike the Echidna
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3 Oct 2017 2pm
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Springvale Library for a fun shadow puppet show on Tuesday 3 October...
Children's Festival - Net Set Go
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4 Oct 2017 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...
Children's Festival - Deckchair Movies
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4 Oct 2017 11:30am
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, head down to Harmony Square and enjoy a free screening of Sing (PG) on the Urban Screen...
Children's Festival - Milo in2cricket
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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...
Children's Festival - Milo T20 Blast
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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...
Children's Festival - Drum Theatre's Super Duper Circus Day
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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...
Children's Festival - Deckchair Movies
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5 Oct 2017 12pm
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, head down to Harmony Square and enjoy a free screening of Bambi on the Urban Screen...
Children's Festival - Tim Credible
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5 Oct 2017 2pm
As part of Greater Dandenong's Children's Festival, come along to Dandenong Library as you laugh along with Tim Credible in this interactive magic show...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve Open Day
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6 Oct 2017 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through guided tours, casual walks, BBQs or picnics...
Children's Festival - Wildflower Walk
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6 Oct 2017 10am
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, join us for a tour of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve as it gets ready for spring with its blossoming wildflowers on show...
Children's Festival - Animal Kingdom Craft
OCT
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6 Oct 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...
Children's Festival - Super Soccer Kids
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6 Oct 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...
Children's Festival - Deckchair Movies
OCT
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6 Oct 2017 12pm
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, head down to Harmony Square and enjoy a free screening of Jumanji on the Urban Screen...
Children's Festival - Springvale Little Aths
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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...
Children's Festival - Animal Kingdom Craft
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7 Oct 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...
Children's Festival - Animal Kingdom Craft
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8 Oct 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...
Children's Festival - Super Soccer Kids
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8 Oct 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...
Children's Festival - Mayoral Familty Fun Day
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8 Oct 2017 12pm
Head down to the Springvale Town Hall and join in the Mayoral Family Fun Day featuring lots of free rides and activities on Sunday 8 October...
Toddler Time at the Library
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9 Oct 2017 10:30am
Come along to the Greater Dandenong Libraries to enjoy a free Toddler Time session for your child and you. This session features storytelling, songs and rhymes for children aged 2-3 years...
Baby Bounce
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11 Oct 2017 10:30am
Baby Bounce is great fun! By singing and playing with simple musical instruments these early literacy sessions help to develop your baby's motor skills and confidence...
Immunisation Session
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11 Oct 2017 4pm
Immunisation sessions are a free service provided by the City of Greater Dandenong to protect the health and wellbeing of your children...
Library Storytime
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12 Oct 2017 10:30am
Come along to the Greater Dandenong Libraries to enjoy free storytime for your child and you. This session features storytelling, songs and craft for children aged four and over...
Family Fun at the Library
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14 Oct 2017 11am
Come along to Springvale Library and join in the family fun sessions of Lego, chess, puzzles and games to help encourage everyone to join in a variety activities...
Children's Festival - Wildflower Walk
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15 Oct 2017 10am
As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, join us for a tour of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve as it gets ready for spring with its blossoming wildflowers on show...
Dance with Chunky Move
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16 Oct 2017 6pm
Chunky Move are offering FREE Dance workshops to the community as a part of the [SUB]URBAN Studio project...
Language Playgroup
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20 Oct 2017 11am
Come along to the Greater Dandenong Libraries as you improve English skills through this playgroup session for your child to learn through play, songs, rhymes and stories...
Little Craft for Little Hands
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24 Oct 2017 10:30am
Bring you little artists along for them to explore the wonderful world of art and craft...
Art Club
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28 Oct 2017 10:30am
Children will learn a new skill and be empowered to use their imagination to create masterpieces at this fun weekly art program at Heritage Hill..
Teen Tech Tuesdays
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14 Nov 2017 4pm
Discover electronics, 3D printing and design every Tuesday after school...