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Things to Do with Kids and Accommodation for Families

View of the skyscrapers in the CBD framed by the Middle Brighton Pier to the left and the beach on the right.

Best Beaches in Melbourne for Kids

Melbourne has many beaches – use our tool to tell you the best beach for today's weather or read our lists to plan a family visit in the future.

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Things to Do with Kids

Bollards by the Bay at Geelong Waterfront, part of the Geelong Baywalk Bollards Trail

16 Best Things To Do in Geelong with Kids in 2022

Geelong is only an hour away from Melbourne, but full of days of family adventures with a historic waterfront, interactive art galleries and museums and day trips to the Bellarine Peninsula.

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Best Things to Do with Kids in Ballarat 2022 - Families on horse coach ride at Sovereign Hill, Ballarat

16 Best Things To Do in Ballarat with Kids in 2022

As Victoria's third-largest city, Ballarat has an abundance of family-friendly activities and experiences. Ballarat was at the centre of the Victorian gold rush in the 1850s and many of its best things to see and do are from around that time...

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Kirsty Frederiksen
Kids at Patrolled Beach with Flags at Rye, Mornington Peninsula.

Things to do in Victoria

Victoria offers a huge amount of things to see and do with your kids. See our list of the most popular destinations and attractions!

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Family running along the bridge in front of the ocean at Stingray Bay.

16 Best Things To Do in Warrnambool with Kids in 2022

Whales, awesome playgrounds and volcanoes – there's lots to see and do with kids in Warrnambool and nearby!

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Traditional Chinese style gardens, pond and temples

16 Best Things To Do in Bendigo with Kids in 2022

Take your kids back in time to the gold rush, see fun and engaging modern art, theatre and gardens, and relax (and play) by the lakeside – all in Bendigo!

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The top thing to do in Echuca: cruise the iconic river on a historic paddlesteamer. Murray River, Echuca, Victoria.

16 Best Things To Do in Echuca and Moama with Kids in 2022

The border towns of Echuca and Moama on the Murray River are fantastic holiday spots for families. Catch historic paddlesteamers, paddleboard down the river, bike around to discover river beaches – the towns are full of activities for kids of all ages!

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Reflections on Lake Daylesford with Restaurant.

9 Best Things To Do in Daylesford with Kids in 2022

Daylesford has lots of attractions for families as well as grown ups with lakes, playgrounds, mineral springs, botanic gardens, lookouts, waterfalls and horse rides on offer all year round. And even more if you make it your basecamp for the nearby towns!

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Little Penguin with the Nobbies in the background, Phillip Island.

19 Best Things To Do in Phillip Island with Kids in 2022

Top things to do in Phillip Island - the Penguin Parade, Phillip Island beaches, wildlife and more.

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Family flying a kite and having a picnic with Hanging Rock in the background

5 Best Things To Do in and Around Macedon with Kids in 2022

An hour's drive into the hills North West of Melbourne you'll find the trendy town of Macedon, Victoria. Get inspired for things to do and see with kids in and around Macedon.

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An aerial panorama of Bright, Victoria.

7 Best Things To Do in Bright with Kids in 2022

In the centre of Victorian High Country, Bright has activities for families in all the seasons from skiing in the snow, walking and cycling in the autumn to swimming in the summer river pool.

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View of Lakes Entrance from Lakes Entrance Lookout.

6 Best Things To Do in Lakes Entrance with Kids in 2022

Lakes Entrance is one of the most popular seaside destination in Victoria for family holidays. Check out of list of the Best things to do at Lakes Entrance in 2022!

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Sunset on Twelve Apostles at Port Campbell, Great Ocean Road.

Things to do with kids along the Great Ocean Road

Read our travel guide for things to do and see with kids around the Great Ocean Road, Victoria.

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Luna Park amusement park in St Kilda, Melbourne.

Things to do in Melbourne

The top attractions and fun things to do and see with kids in Melbourne

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Holiday Ideas for Families

Family running along the bridge in front of the ocean at Stingray Bay.

Family Holidays in Victoria

When it comes to a long break away from the routine of childcare and school – Victoria doesn't disappoint! Check out our picks for spending a full week away from home.

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Flowers and Statutory Pavilion at the Ballarat Botanical Gardens Reserve.

Great Weekends Away in Victoria for Families

Victoria has an amazing range of destinations for a fun weekend away on a roadtrip with your kids. From surfing at the world famous Torquay, to enjoying the harbour at Portland or having adventures on paddle-steamers in Echuca. Get inspired to travel!

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Family looking at fish, stingrays and sharks at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium.

Melbourne Attractions Keypass - Get 25% off tickets to Melbourne attractions using the Keypass or Spin the Wheel to win free tickets

Get 25% off tickets to Melbourne attractions using the Keypass. Or Spin the Wheel for free to win free tickets or up to $50 off vouchers.

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Kid at the waterfall glass at the entrance to the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV).

NGV Kids Summer Festival and NGV Kids on Tour around Victoria 2022 - National Gallery of Victoria

In January 2022 the National Gallery of Victoria is taking its NGV Kids exhibitions around Victoria - here's how to book tickets near you

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Kirsty Frederiksen

Accommodation for Families

Kids playing in shallows at Cowes Beach, Phillip Island.

Accommodation in Phillip Island for Families

Our round-up of the best accommodation in Phillip Island: near the Penguin Parade and in Cowes, Ventnor, Rhyll and nearby San Remo. Lodging, resorts, caravan and holiday parks,  

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Kirsty Frederiksen
Family in front of cafe, hotel and pub on Main Street, Echuca.

Accommodation in Echuca for Families

The twin towns of Echuca-Moama on the Murray River are fantastic holiday spots for families. Catch a historic paddlesteamer boat from Echuca on the Victoria side of the border or visit the Moama Adventure Playpark with activities from babies to teenagers.

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