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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

 

Australian Traditional Nativity Scene
DEC
14
14 Dec 2017 9:45am
Now in its 14th year, the Australian Nativity Scene's traditional and largest annual exhibition is again on display at St. Elizabeth's Parish Church...
Playgroup
DEC
14
14 Dec 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...
Dandenong Jayco Rangers
DEC
14
14 Dec 2017 7:30pm
Get along to the Dandenong Stadium and cheer on the Dandenong Women's Jayco Rangers against other Victorian and State teams...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve Open Day
DEC
15
15 Dec 2017 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through guided tours, casual walks, BBQs or picnics...
Baby Bounce
DEC
15
15 Dec 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...
Playgroup
DEC
15
15 Dec 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...
Language Playgroup
DEC
15
15 Dec 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...
Carols in Harmony Square
DEC
15
15 Dec 2017 6:30pm
Harmony Square will come to life at Christmas time with music, joy and the glow of candles at the Greater Dandenong Carols in Harmony Square on Friday 15 December...
Evening Christmas Story Time
DEC
18
18 Dec 2017 6:30pm
Join us at Springvale Library to enjoy a special evening Christmas storytime with your family...
Happy Hands Art
DEC
19
19 Dec 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...
Free Christmas Entertainment
DEC
19
19 Dec 2017 1:30pm
As part of Council's free Christmas entertainment, be amazed by the height of the Giant Elves on Stilts...
Celebrating Christmas at St. Aidan's Anglican Church
DEC
24
24 Dec 2017 5pm
This festive season St. Aidan's Anglican Church will come to life at Christmas time with music, joy and the glow of candles at this years' Christmas Services and Carols...
Shrek the Musical
DEC
29
29 Dec 2017 3pm
An irresistible mix of adventure, laughter and romance, guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages.
Drum Theatre Event
Shrek the Musical
DEC
29
29 Dec 2017 7pm
An irresistible mix of adventure, laughter and romance, guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages.
Drum Theatre Event
Shrek the Musical
DEC
30
30 Dec 2017 3pm
An irresistible mix of adventure, laughter and romance, guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages.
Drum Theatre Event
Shrek the Musical
DEC
30
30 Dec 2017 7pm
An irresistible mix of adventure, laughter and romance, guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages.
Drum Theatre Event
Shrek the Musical
DEC
31
31 Dec 2017 11am
An irresistible mix of adventure, laughter and romance, guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages.
Drum Theatre Event
Shrek the Musical
DEC
31
31 Dec 2017 3pm
An irresistible mix of adventure, laughter and romance, guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages.
Drum Theatre Event
New Year's Eve in the Square
DEC
31
31 Dec 2017 6pm
Celebrate New Year's Eve with family and friends at Harmony Square in Dandenong and enjoy live entertainment, roving performances, family activities, rides, food and market stalls and a spectacular firework finale...
Ice Skating - Youth Summer Holiday Program
JAN
8
8 Jan 2018 9am
Learn some sweet ice skating moves...Blades of Glory style as the holiday program travels down to Docklands for a day to The Icehouse, Australia's biggest skate rink...
Drawing With Us - Youth Summer Holiday Program
JAN
8
8 Jan 2018 2pm
As part of the Libraries school holiday fun come along and create your own character as you learn the basics of Manga drawing with the talented Kenny Chan.
Happiness Project - Transition to Secondary School
JAN
9
9 Jan 2018 10am
Are you starting Secondary School next year? Then the Happiness Project is for you...
Happiness Project - Transition to Secondary School
JAN
10
10 Jan 2018 10am
Are you starting Secondary School next year? Then the Happiness Project is for you...
Happiness Project - Transition to Secondary School
JAN
11
11 Jan 2018 10am
Are you starting Secondary School next year? Then the Happiness Project is for you...
Beach Day - Youth Summer Holiday Program
JAN
12
12 Jan 2018 11:40am
Join us for some fun in the sun as we head to Edithvale beach for awesome water sports and beach activities...
Luna Park - Youth Summer Holiday Program
JAN
15
15 Jan 2018 9:40am
For all the thrill seekers – try out stacks of rides including power surge, spider, scenic railway, enterprise and so much more…
Hip Hop and Drama Class - Youth Summer Holiday Program
JAN
16
16 Jan 2018 1am
Are you ready to learn some new hip hop moves and have some fun in a group drama class? Come join us and show us your moves and drama skills...
Xtreme Air Trampoline Park - Youth Summer Holiday Program
JAN
17
17 Jan 2018 11:50am
Jump into Wednesday with two hours of non stop jumping at Xtreme Air Trampoline Park on Wednesday 17 January...
Drawing With Us - Youth Summer Holiday Program
JAN
17
17 Jan 2018 2pm
As part of the Libraries school holiday fun come along and create your own character as you learn the basics of Manga drawing with the talented Kenny Chan.
Go Kart and Laser Tag - Youth Summer Holiday Program
JAN
18
18 Jan 2018 10am
There is no way you will want to miss this! A jam packed day of go karting and laser tag. The ultimate day out!
Clip 'n' Climb - Youth Summer Holdiay Program
JAN
19
19 Jan 2018 9:50am
Are you ready for the challenge of indoor climbing with a twist?
King of Concrete Skate Competition - Youth Summer Holiday Program
JAN
20
20 Jan 2018 11am
Join us for the King of Concrete Skate Competition on Saturday 20 January to compete or watch some great local skate talent...
Indoor Sports and Bubble Soccer - Youth Summer Holiday Program
JAN
22
22 Jan 2018 10:10am
A huge day of awesome activities that will rock your world, including Bubble Soccer, an obstacle course, space jump and much more...
Aqua Fun Park - Youth Summer Holiday Program
JAN
23
23 Jan 2018 11:20am
The Aqua Fun Park is the perfect outdoor activity! Bounce, slide and splash your way over the bridges, down the slides, onto the trampoline and through the hamster wheels...
Paintball - Youth Summer Holiday Program
JAN
24
24 Jan 2018 10am
Come join us for action packed fun at Paintball and show us your skills and lets see who will take out the win...
2K18 Street Style Soccer Tournament
JAN
25
25 Jan 2018 9am
Come along and show off your soccer skill at 2K18 Street Style Soccer Tournament on Thursday 25 January from 9am - 5pm...
Australia Day Festival
JAN
26
26 Jan 2018 3pm
You're invited to an enjoyable and entertaining summer's day full of activities, entertainment and celebrate the things we have in common at the Australia Day Festival at Dandenong Park...
National Gallery Victoria - Kids on Tours
JAN
26
26 Jan 2018 3pm
The National Gallery of Victoria’s Kids on Tour program is coming to the Greater Dandenong Australia Day celebrations...
Summer Reading Club - Finale
JAN
27
27 Jan 2018 2pm
Participants in the Summer Reading Club are invited to come along to celebrate the end of the Summer Reading Challenge journey with multi-skilled circus performer Terry Cole...
Toddler Time at the Library
JAN
29
29 Jan 2018 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...
Library Storytime
FEB
1
1 Feb 2018 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...
Little Craft for Little Hands
FEB
13
13 Feb 2018 10:30am
Bring you little artists along for them to explore the wonderful world of art and craft...
Art Club
FEB
17
17 Feb 2018 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..