School holiday roundup with Time Out

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Fri 18 September 2015

13 mins

The best things to do in our capital cities this September school holidays.

Sydney 
Roald Dahl's Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts & Cranky Bear
22 to 26 September

Sydney
Spot On Children's Festival & The Labyrinth
29 September to 4 October

Brisbane
Brisbane Festival & The Luck Child
Until 26 September

Melbourne 
Muppets, Music and Magic: Jim Henson’s Legacy
21 September to 11 October

Melbourne
Circus Skate-a-Rama at Medibank Icehouse
18 September to 3 October

Sydney & Melbourne
Nickelodeon's Slimefest
25 and 27 September

Perth
IGA Perth Royal Show
26 September to 3 October 

Adelaide
The Beach House

GUEST: Emma Joyce, Editor, Time Out Magazine 

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