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.

We explore everything from the "How To" to "When and Where" for both kids and their grown ups. Because what's this parenting thing all about if we can't get a bit creative along the way!

1800 KIDS

Catch up on the latest Arts & Entertainment segments

Discussing death with kids and Benjamin Law talks multiculturalism

Explaining death to your child can be one of the toughest chats you'll have. Petrea King, founder of the Quest For Life foundation, shares her great advice for doing…
32 mins

Yumi Stynes talks free-range parenting, Angie Who performs live and dealing with kids' disappointment

TV/radio host and hands-off mother-of-four Yumi Stynes reveals the hilarious highs and lows of free-range parenting. And The Benevolent Society's childcare manager Denielle Jens talks teaching kids to deal with disappointment…
32 mins

Maisy creator Lucy Cousins and Gayby Baby director Maya Newell

We chat to Maisy Mouse creator Lucy Cousins about her famous books (which have sold 31 millions copies worldwide!) and working on new projects Plus in a tumultous week of…
31 mins

Streaming services for kids reviewed and money-smart parenting

What's the best streaming service for kids? Film reviewer Evan Shapiro reviews ABC iView, Netflix and Stan and tells us which one’s worthy of their screen-time and your dollars Plus financial protection and insurance might…
28 mins

Understanding secondary infertility and We Was Robbed’s HG Nelson and Chris Taylor

Gynaecologist Dr Anne Poliness discusses secondary infertility and what you can do when trying for baby number two. Plus with our brand new sports show We Was Robbed kicking off…
25 mins

Books to help kids settle in at school and dealing with parental stress

Starting school or daycare is an exciting transition for young children. To help ease your little one into it smoothly we've enlisted the help of Amelia Lush, Children's Book…
31 mins