No need to spend a fortune to entertain the kids these school holidays
The good news is, there are plenty of low cost and even free school holiday activities happening over the Autumn break.
There's no need to fork out all of your hard earned cash to entertain your crew with these 6 free activities happening in Melbourne over the Autumn break:
Junior Ranger Programs with Parks Victoria
Parks Victoria have another another exciting nature-based Junior Ranger program coming up for the Autumn school holidays. Best of all? It's all free!
From activities in the Dandenong Ranges to the Mornington Peninsula and more inbetween, see what's on and where Here. Don't forget to book your place in advance.
Circus Fun at Croydon Central
Circus themed activities and workshops will run at Croydon Central over the Autumn School Holidays. From plate spinning to ribbon twirling, balloon twisting to puppet making, everything is completely free for all to enjoy.
All good things must come to an end, and Autumn will be time to say goodbye to the wonderful exhibition hosted by the National Gallery of Victoria: NGV Triennial.
You could spend the entire day here immersed in art, although your children will probably get the most out of the exclusive kids gallery space We Make Carpets
My Future Self Workshop at the State Library of Victoria
The State Library will host a free activity for kids during the Autumn School Holidays: Postcards to My Future Self.
Inspired by Oliver Jeffers' best-selling book, Here We Are, this free workshop looks at the history of postcards through the Library's amazing heritage collections, and gives participants the opportunity to post their own 'note for living on planet Earth' to the future.
Do you want to learn how to knit? Or have recently started and would like to meet some new friends to share your creativity with, all while having a good chat? Melbourne Knitting Club has classes for you.
The Melbourne Crochet Club meets on a regular basis to learn crochet, meet other local mums, and to have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along.
The Geelong Crochet Club meets on a regular basis to learn crochet, meet other local mums, and to have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along.