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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

 

Immunisation Session
JUN
28
28 Jun 2017 10am
Immunisation sessions are a free service provided by the City of Greater Dandenong to protect the health and wellbeing of your children...
Baby Bounce
JUN
28
28 Jun 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...
Library Storytime
JUN
29
29 Jun 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...
Playgroup
JUN
29
29 Jun 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...
Language Playgroup
JUN
30
30 Jun 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...
Playgroup
JUN
30
30 Jun 2017 10:30am
Every Friday from 10.30am-12pm, meet other parents, grandparents and carers with their children and enjoy learning together through play and socialisation at the Friday playgroup at Jan Wilson Community Centre...
School Holiday Fun: Puppet Workshop
JUL
4
4 Jul 2017 11am
The workshop is designed to engage the very young to the very old in the making and operating of a puppet – it’s all about collaborative processes and fun...
School Holiday Fun: Recycling Adventure
JUL
4
4 Jul 2017 2pm
As part of the Libraries School holiday fun join Mr Ants on an entertaining adventure to a world where everything is made from recycled stuff...
School Holiday Fun: Stars and Planets
JUL
5
5 Jul 2017 2pm
As part of the Libraries school holiday fun come along to Dandenong Library and gain an appreciation of astronomy....
School Holiday Fun: Make a Button Necklace
JUL
6
6 Jul 2017 11am
These school holidays learn bring you children along to learn everything they need to know to make a stylish button necklace ...
School Holiday Fun: Dreadful Dragons
JUL
6
6 Jul 2017 2pm
As part of the Libraries school holiday fun come along and enjoy this laugh-a-minute performance featuring Knights, a very snooty King and a cheeky dragon...
School Holiday Fun: Dance Workshop
JUL
7
7 Jul 2017 10:30am
Jason Coleman’s Ministry of Dance will be at the Drum to take you kids through the moves of some of the most iconic musicals or all time...
School Holiday Fun: Dance Workshop
JUL
7
7 Jul 2017 12pm
Jason Coleman’s Ministry of Dance will be at the Drum to take you kids through the moves of some of the most iconic musicals or all time...
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show
JUL
8
8 Jul 2017 11am
One of the most-read and famous children’s books of all time, The Very Hungry Caterpillar emerges off the page in a masterful theatrical experience for the whole family.
Drum Theatre Event
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show
JUL
8
8 Jul 2017 1pm
One of the most-read and famous children’s books of all time, The Very Hungry Caterpillar emerges off the page in a masterful theatrical experience for the whole family.
Drum Theatre Event
School Holiday Fun: Circus Workshops
JUL
10
10 Jul 2017 10:30am
These school holidays get along to Heritage Hill as your child runs away with the circus with the Little Devils Circus School…
School Holiday Fun: Nature Hunters
JUL
11
11 Jul 2017 11am
Get the kids involved these school holidays as they explore the gardens of Heritage Hill on this mini safari on Tuesday 11 July...
School Holiday Fun: The Wizard's Tale
JUL
11
11 Jul 2017 2pm
As part of the Libraries school holiday fun come along to Springvale Library and enjoy this delightful modern fairytale puppet show...
Immunisation Session
JUL
12
12 Jul 2017 4pm
Immunisation sessions are a free service provided by the City of Greater Dandenong to protect the health and wellbeing of your children...
School Holiday Fun: Multi Sports Camps
JUL
12
12 Jul 2017 9am
Children are invited to join the Sports Camps Australia and Kidzphyz Tri-Sports for a 3-day school holiday sports camp for an opportunity to play a multitude of sports and discover different sports...
School Holiday Fun: Knitting for Beginners
JUL
12
12 Jul 2017 11am
Winter is here! So bring your kids along and get them knitting their very own scarf after learning the basic stitches in this beginners workshop...
School Holiday Fun: Zine Making
JUL
12
12 Jul 2017 2pm
As part of the Libraries school holiday fun come and join artist Celeste Hawkins in this zine making and design workshop...
School Holiday Fun: Multi Sports Camps
JUL
13
13 Jul 2017 9am
Children are invited to join the Sports Camps Australia and Kidzphyz Tri-Sports for a 3-day school holiday sports camp for an opportunity to play a multitude of sports and discover different sports...
School Holiday Fun: Silk Roads Stencil
JUL
13
13 Jul 2017 2pm
You’re invited to come along and take part in a simple stencil workshop to celebrate the launch of the Asylum Silk Roads exhibition at Heritage Hill...
School Holiday Fun: Water Cycle
JUL
13
13 Jul 2017 2pm
As part of the Libraries school holiday fun come to Dandenong Library and meet Pete the Plumber who loves making music as much he loves water...
School Holiday Fun: Multi Sports Camps
JUL
14
14 Jul 2017 9am
Children are invited to join the Sports Camps Australia and Kidzphyz Tri-Sports for a 3-day school holiday sports camp for an opportunity to play a multitude of sports and discover different sports...
Schol Holiday Fun: Make your own Hungry Caterpillar
JUL
14
14 Jul 2017 11am
Come and get crafty and make your own Very Hungry Caterpillar out of recycled materials...
Toddler Time at the Library
JUL
17
17 Jul 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...
Family Fun at the Library
JUL
22
22 Jul 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...
Art Club
AUG
5
5 Aug 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..