Fun School Holiday Activities in Melbourne – What’s On Winter
A list of fun school holidays activities in Melbourne. What to do, where to go, family friendly fun events these holidays in and around Melbourne.
Fun School Holiday Activities In Melbourne
The Winter school holidays are approaching and you are probably thinking of ideas to keep the kids entertained for the two weeks they will be home! Well, don’t stress, there are plenty of fun school holiday activities in Melbourne this Winter.
Whether you are looking for fun activities, events, or shows, if you want to relax, or want to keep active, you have a range of options.
School Holiday Activities In Melbourne This Winter
Here is a list of things to do and see these Winter school holidays in Melbourne with the kids.
Ice Skating at one of Melbournes Pop Up Skating Rinks
Get your skates on, grab the kids, and head to one of the three pop up ice skating rinks in Melbourne these Winter school holidays! Southbank, St Kilda, and Sorrento will host to the Skating At Festival through June and July, offering a unique Winter ice skating experience for the whole family.
Don’t know how to skate? No worries, try the world’s first ‘Kanga’ skate aid to keep your balance!
See more at Pop Up Ice Skating rinks in Melbourne
Sovereign Hill – Christmas in July Winter Wonderlights
Ever wanted to experience a white Christmas? Well you don’t have to fly off to the northern hemisphere to have one, because Christmas is coming this July to Sovereign Hill in Ballarat with the Winter Wonderlights!
Step back in time at Sovereign Hill in Ballarat these school holidays and experience a world of wonder. Take a walk down the main street filled with fairy lights and candles where you can experience the European Christmas markets. Taste some traditional sweets or even warm yourself up with a glass of mulled wine.
When the sun goes down the entire township will come alive in what is the largest light projection spectacle ever staged in one site anywhere in Australia.
See more at Sovereign Hill Winter Wonderlights
Cirque Africa and Wild Nights at the Zoo
Head to one of the Zoo’s in Melbourne, each offering a unique experience for the kids these school holidays. See the iconic Australian animals at Healesville, walk through the rain forests of the Melbourne Zoo, or go on safari at the Werribee Open Range Zoo.
There are events all through Winter at the Zoo’s in Melbourne. Why not check out the Wild Nights or Cirque Africa family events at Werribee Open Range Zoo! A must-do Winter tradition for little night owls, this unique experience is an adventure you and your family will never forget.
Take the kids to the Snow
Looking for some family fun at the snow? Lake Mountain is a family friendly snow resort just 2 hours from Melbourne.
Kids of all ages can enjoy what the Lake Mountain Alpine Resort has to offer. Little thrill seekers can enjoy the three toboggan runs or have a ski or snowboard lesson. For younger kids there are separate snow play areas to make a snowman or have a snow fight.
See more at Lake Mountain Alpine Resort
See the Disney On Ice Live Show
Have you got tickets to Disney on Ice yet? Celebrating 100 years of MAGIC, Disney on Ice is coming to Melbourne these school holidays.
Get ready to be amazed with breathtaking performances from your favourite Disney Princesses from Beauty and the Beast, Snow White, Aladdin, Tangled and Frozen, who will no doubt get your little Princes or Princess excited!
See more at Disney on Ice Melbourne
School Holiday Fun in Melbourne
Have we missed something? Do you know of any fun school holiday activities in Melbourne this Winter 2018? Let us know and we can add it to the list. Have a blast these school holidays with the kids!