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Published March 16th 2015
These Easter School Holidays all sorted with these events
These Easter School Holidays are all covered with the below free and ticketed events that will keep everyone entertained.
1. Melbourne Star- Autumn School Holidays When: 28 March 2015 - 10 April 2015
Where: Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, 101 Waterfront Way, Docklands Cost: Free for Melbourne Star members or $3pp entry fee. Details: Old Farm favourites return for the first week of the holidays, including a visit from the Easter Bunny. Brave guests can meet and greet some of the reptilian stars during the second week of the school holidays. The farm animals will be on display from 30 March - 2 April & on 7th & 10th April. Click here for website.
2. Eureka Skydeck Easter Holiday Fun When: 28 March 2015- 12 April 2015 Where: Eureka Skydeck 88, 7 Riverside Quay, Southbank Cost: See website.
Details: This family-friendly Easter School Holiday event will certainly keep the whole family entertained with Easter-themed badge and bunny ear making activities, the Vertigo green screen where you can get your photo taken with the illusion of falling through the glass floor and other activities can be enjoyed at this event. Click here for website.
3. Falls Creek Adventure Kids Festival When: 3- 5 April 2015 Where: Falls Creek Alpine Resort, 1 Slalom St, Falls Creek
Cost: see website
Details: This is the perfect Easter School Holiday event that is filled with outdoor adventures ranging from walks, runs, climbs, obstacle courses, bike rides and plenty more activities for the whole family to enjoy. There is family-friendly apartment accommodation available, see website for all information.
4. Easter Family Fun
When: 3-5 April 2015
Where: Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery, 35 Old Healesville Rd, Yarra Glen
Details: This is one Easter School Holiday event not to miss out on, with loads of free chocolate tastings, delight in giant chocolate sculptures and free kids Easter egg hunts and plenty more... The Easter egg hunts times are: 10am, 12pm, 2pm & 4pm. Click here for website.
5. Bendigo Easter Festival
When: 3-6 April 2015
Where: Bendigo City Centre, Myers St, Bendigo
Details: The oldest continuous running community festival in Australia is back on again these Easter School Holidays with children entertainment, activities, workshops, Easter egg hunt, animal farm, giant roving characters, African drumming, historic fire truck rides, live music, dance workshops, facing painting, crafts and more... The Festival also includes Chinese festivities including Awakening of the Dragon, an array of Chinese lions, dragon, drums, gongs and plenty more. Click here for website.
6. Easter at All Saints Estate
When: 4-5 April 2015
Where: All Saints Estate, All Saints Rd, Wahgunyah
Cost: See website.
Details: Indulge in the latest vintages and newly released wines before enjoying a gastronomic experience, discover scrumptious regional and international cheeses and local produce and of course entertainment includes tour of the castle, Easter egg hunt for the kids, jumping castle and face painting, live music and plenty more. Click here for website.
7. Brown Brothers Easter Festival
When: 4-5 & 19-20 April 2015
Where: Brown Brothers Milawa Vineyard, Milawa-Bobinawarrah Rd, Milawa
Cost: Entry tickets: $5pp
Details: There will be plenty of entertainment for the kids and kids at heart, live music, delicious festival food, gourmet produce, wines and wine tastings, farmers market, Easter egg hunt, jumping castle, petting zoo, pony rides and plenty more. Some activities require a small fee.
8. Easter Fun Festival at Churchill Heritage Farm
When: 4-5 April 2015
Where: Churchill Island Heritage Farm, 246 Sameul Amess Dr, Churchill Island, Newhaven
Cost: see website
Details: The Easter Fun Festival is turning the island into a giant LEGO playgound! With 250, 000 LEGO pieces to admire, plenty of kids activities, including building your own masterpieces workshops, stilt walkers, vintage cars and caravans shows, working horse demonstrations, delicious foods , Easter egg hunt and plenty more to enjoy.
9. Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt & Family Picnic
When: 3 April 2015
Where: Werribee Park, K Rd, Werribee
Cost: $ 15 per ticket.
Details: In its 15th year running this fund-raising event is one to certainly attend these Easter School Holidays. There will be plenty of activities ranging from pony rides, face painting, sack races, arts & crafts, carnival entertainment, Easter egg hunt and plenty more. All funds raised will support The Royal Children's Hospital Good Friday Appeal. Click here for website.
10. Easter Egg Hunt
When: 31 March 2015: 10:30am-11:30am
Where: City Library, 253 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
Details: This special Easter egg hunt is a perfect event to add to the Easter School Holidays activity list. The little ones can make their own delightful Easter bonnet and then of course the Easter egg hunt begins...
11. Cooks' Cottage Easter Adventure
When: 28 March 2015- 5 April 2015: 10am-3pm
Where: Cooks' Cottage, Fitzroy Gardens, Wellington Pde, Melbourne
Cost: See website.
Details: Hop on down to Cooks' Cottage these Easter school holidays and take part in the self-guided Easter Adventure with plenty of activities and adventures that the whole family can enjoy and experience. Click here for website.
12. Good Friday Appeal Kid's Day Out
When: 3 April 2015: 10am-6pm
Where: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, 1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf, Melbourne
Cost: Free entry
Details: The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre will be transformed into a wonderland for kids, with giant roller-skating rink, laser skirmish, sports clinics, cooking classes, rides, music, dancing, performances and much more activities the whole family will enjoy.