Kids' Calendar: What's on this week (June 30-July 6)

Kinderling News & Features

With the school holidays in full swing (in most states), there's plenty of family fun to be had this week. Here's our top picks including winter wonderland festivals, Lah-Lah live shows, theatre, art and crafty fun.  

Winter Wonderland, Adelaide


Winter Wonderland

When: Saturday July 2-31
Where: Mosley Square, Glenelg
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The Good Morning Kids Show: Woody's World

When: Saturday, July 2, 11am & 1pm
Where: The Festival Centre, Piano Bar
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Start At The Gallery: Cultural Connection

When: Sunday July 3, 11am-3pm
Where: Art Gallery of South Australia
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St Leonard’s Fete & Market Stalls: Election Day

When: Saturday, July 2, 9am -5pm
Where: St Leonard’s Primary School, Jervois Street, Glenelg North
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Snow 4 Kids, Brisbane


Snow 4 Kids 2016

When: July 5-10
Where: Courier Mail Piazza, Southbank, Brisbane
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The Candy Academy

When: June 30- July 10
Where:  Hyper dome Shopping Centre, Pacific Hwy, Shailer Park.
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The Three Little Pigs

When: June 30- July 2
Where: Fame Theatre Company, Fortitude Valley
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Cooking Classes or Glamour & Pamper Session

When: June 30 – July 8th
Where: The Sand Stone Point Hotel, Moreton Bay.
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Switch Bricks pop-up play

When: June 30 –July 2, 9am -4pm
Where: Sacred Heart Primary School, Booval
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Check out our friends Brisbane Kids for more great events


Lah- Lah Sing It Loud

When: Friday July 1, 10.30am
Where: Canberra Southern Cross Club, Woden, ACT
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Happy Birthday Playschool: Celebrating 50 years

When: June 30- July 24
Where: National Museum of Australia, Lawson Crescent, Acton Peninsula, Acton
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Prehistoric Garden Week

When: July 2-10
Where: Australian National Botanic Gardens, Clunies Ross Street, Acton
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Family Space – I.D. Investigating Self

When: July 2-17, 11am- 4pm
Where: National Portrait Gallery, King Edward Terrace, Parkes
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Portrait Play

When: July 2- 17, 11am -2pm
Where: National Portrait Gallery, King Edward Terrace, Parkes
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The Amazing Drumming Monkeys

When: Friday July 1, 10am
Where: Karama Library, Karama Shopping Centre, Karama
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Fun In the Parks

When: Friday July 1, 10am- 12.30pm
Where: Yanyula Park, Cnr Yanyula Drive and Yanyula Place Anula Anula
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Fun Mosaics Workshop

When: Sunday July 3, 9.30am -10.30am
Where: Bunnings, Darwin

Festival Of Voices, Hobart


Hobart Festival of Voices

When: June 30 –July 17
Where: Salamanca Place, Hobart
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Children’s Opera Double Bill

When: Saturday July 2-3, 11am -2pm
Where: Rosny Barn, Rosny Hill, Rosney Park TAS
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Wall Art Workshop

When: July 2, 11am -2pm
Where: Bunning Warehouse, Rosny Park
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Mister Maker, Melbourne


Mister Maker

When: June 30 – July 1, 10am and 1pm
Where: Melbourne Recital Centre
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Mr. Snot Bottom

When: June 2, 1pm- 2pm
Where: Speakeasy HQ, Apollo Theatre, 522 Flinders St, Melbourne
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Shimmer Art Play Gallery

When: June 30- July 1, 2pm - 4pm
Where: ArtPlay Birrarung Marr, Batman Avenue, Melbourne
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Winter School Holidays Rock Climbing

When: June 30- July 7, 11am – 3pm
Where: Harbor Town, 440 Docklands Drive, Docklands
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Play-Doh Village

When: June 30 – July 8, 11am – 3pm
Where: Harbor Town, 440 Docklands Drive, Docklands
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Marvelous Messengers: Communicating in Wartime

When: June 30- July 8, 10.15am, 11am, 1.15pm
Where: Shrine of Remembrance, St Kilda Rd, Melbourne
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Junior Ranger Fun Day: Indigenous Footprints

When: July 5, 11am -1pm
Where: Richley Reserve, Off Freyberg St, New Lambton
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Watercolor Painting

When: July 5-8, 10am -11.30am- 1pm
Where: Newcastle Art Gallery, 1 Laman St, Cooks Hill
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Science Shows!

When: July 5 & 12, 11.15am, 12.15pm, 1.15pm
Where: 6 Workshop Way, Newcastle
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Perth Zoo


Frostival Ice Skating

When: Friday, July 1 -17
Where: Sorrento Quay Boardwalk, Hillary’s Boat Harbor
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Keys Kids Story time

When: Friday July 1, 10am -11am
Where: Target Mall, Ocean Keys Shopping Centre
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Dinosaur Discovery

When: Saturday 2-9, 10am- 2pm
Where: Perth Zoo, Elizabeth Quay
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Magical Winter Wonderland

When: June 30- July 17, 10am – 4pm
Where: Western Australia’s Maritime Museum
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Make Your Own Lollipop With The Playground Pass

When: July 2-16, 10am- 3pm
Where: Roc Candy, Murray St Mall, Perth
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The Little Prince at Monkey Baa Theatre


The Little Prince

When: July 5-9-2, 10:30am & 12:30pm
Where: Monkey Baa, Lendlease Darling Quarter Theatre
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Cool Yule winter festival

When: July 2 -17
Where: Darling Harbor, Sydney
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Mister Maker

When: July 3, 12pm & 2:30pm, July 4, 10am & 12:30pm
Where: Sydney Opera House
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Free Hoot and Hootabelle Craft Fun

When: Monday June 4-8, 11am, 2pm
Where: Food Terrace, Rouse Hill Town Centre, Rouse Hill
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Tanabata: Star Village

When: July 2-17, 10am-4.30pm
Where: The Powerhouse Museum, Harris Street, Pymont
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Pete the Sheep

When: July 2-17
Where: Sydney Opera House
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 Check out Ella's List for more great Sydney events

Cool Yule, Sydney