Arts & Entertainment

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.
Express yourself! Kinderling Conversation covers children's art and entertainment in all its forms, from music to films and TV, books to poetry, exhibitions to theatre. 1800 KIDS

Catch up on the latest Arts & Entertainment segments

How Australia’s oldest stories are still teaching our children

John Patten is the Manager of the Bunjilaka Cultural Centre at Melbourne Museum, he helped to bring the story of Tiddalik the frog to the Pauline Gandel Children’s Gallery there…
11 mins

Books to empower young girls and inspire young boys

International Women’s Day is coming up next week, so Amelia Lush from Better Read Than Dead joins us to talk about her favourite children’s books celebrating powerful women Me, Jane
11 mins

Walking through Melbourne Museum’s Gallery for kids

Program’s Officer Alex Price takes us through Melbourne Museum's wonderland for babies through to five-year-olds.  Museums Victoria is giving every baby born, fostered and adopted in Victoria from February 20
12 mins

Designing a kids' museum space from scratch

The Pauline Gandal Children’s Gallery at the Melbourne Museum was three years in the making, and involved an incredible amount of consultation with daycare centres, special needs groups, children from…
15 mins

The best classic fairy tales for children

Most fairy tales are hundreds of years old, and have been retold and republished many different ways, so how do you find the best version for your children Amelia Lush
13 mins

Connecting communities with street books

Street libraries are all across Australia, and they offer communities a way to connect and share their literary tastes - without late fees! Founder Nic Lowe explains where the idea…
10 mins