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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
Crazy Creatures Animal Craft Workshops
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23 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...
Super Soccer Kids
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24 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...
WBNL Jayco Rangers Family Day
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24 Sep 2017 11am
EVENT CANCELLED. As part of Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, it's family day at Dandenong Basketball as the WNBL Dandenong Jayco Rangers open up their home court for player introductions, signings and memberships...
Teen Gym
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25 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...
Jungle Disco
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25 Sep 2017 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 on Monday 25 September...
Splash Zone
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25 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...
Dandenong Basketball Supercamp
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26 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...
Art and Craft
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26 Sep 2017 10am
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, children of all ages can come along to Dandenong Oasis and enjoy art and craft...
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...
Hot Shots Tennis and Springers
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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...
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...
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...
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...
Animal Cupcake Decorating Workshop
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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...
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...
Little Day Out - for big imaginations
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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.
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...
Happy Hands Art Time
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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...
Kidz Fit with Fernwood Fitness
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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...
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...
Heritage Hill Open Day
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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...
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...
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...
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...
Springvale Little Athletics Come and Try Day
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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...