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.

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Catch up on the latest Arts & Entertainment segments

How to write a children’s book

Jaquelyn Muller is the author of Elizabeth Rose on Parade and I love you 5 lollipops. She is also the co-founder of the KidLitVic children’s publishing conference. She talks…
8 mins

How an awesome kids book teaches us how to slow down and appreciate the little things

Meg McKinlay is a mum of two and the award winning author of the awesome picture book Ten Tiny Things. It's a story about slowing down, taking stock, and…
13 mins

A small Aussie business making great off-screen activities for kids

Want an easy way to have some screen free time Tiger Tribe is a small Mum and Dad business that designs beautiful and fun craft gifts for kids. They take…
13 mins

Danger Music: Teaching music to children in Afghanistan

We all cope with difficult self-discoveries differently. Some see a counsellor, drink more or go on a meditation retreat. Author and music teacher, Eddie Ayers, then known as Emma…
22 mins

How to tackle music festivals with children

Colin Daniels is a man with a vision. He wants music festivals to be a place where adults AND their children can enjoy great music together. Colin is the Festival…
11 mins

The family that plays ukulele together, stays together

Woody Clark from Woody’s World has toured the country with his kids, and he’s passionate about teaching kids music. He’s about to launch an online program teaching kids and their…
13 mins