For a wild adventure, head to Werribee Open Range Zoo. With its African-themed environment, the zoo offers a unique experience. Kids can take a safari jeep ride and get up close to the amazing animals. There are also educational activities and interactive experiences.
The ticket prices vary depending upon the time of the year. Usually, it is $42 for adults, $38 for seniors, $31 on concession and $38 for We care card holders. Babies and children (under 15 years) are free at all times.
Werribee Open Range Zoo is just 30 minutes from Melbourne CBD and en route to Victoria's stunning Great Ocean Road.
Location: Werribee Open Range Zoo, K Rd, Werribee South VIC 3030P>Timing: every day from 9am to 5pm
National Gallery of Victoria
If your kids have a passion for art and culture, then the National Gallery of Victoria is the perfect place to visit. With its stunning exhibitions and interactive activities, kids can explore the world of art. They can also take part in hands-on art workshops, or visit the sculpture garden. There are plenty of things for adults to do as well, and if fashion happens to be your passion then check out the show by Alexander McQueen.
There are a plethora of events happening at this place which makes it a preferred choice for many. Entry is free for all, however, based on the event you choose to attend there may be ticket associated with it.
This place is also easily accessible by trams, cars and by walking.
Location: 180 St Kilda Road, Melbourne
Timing: Daily from 10am to 5pm.
Sealife Melbourne Aquarium
The Melbourne Aquarium is another great spot for kids. With its incredible underwater world, the aquarium is full of amazing creatures. Kids can also learn about marine life and take part in educational activities.
For a fun and educational experience, visit Scienceworks. Kids can explore the interactive exhibits, play with robots and even build their own creations. There are also plenty of interactive activities to keep them entertained and satisfy their curiosity. If planets and the solar system intrigues them then a Planetarium session will make them in awe even more. Who knows the next Einstein may be growing up in your family - so it's a must-visit for all science-loving souls.