|The Wiggles meet the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
|Friday 24th August at 4:30pm
Saturday 25th August at 10:00am and 12:15pmn
Arts Centre Melbourne, Hamer Hall
As part of their Celebration World tour of shows The Wiggles and Melbourne Symphony Orchestra will join forces in a world first limited run of shows at the iconic and newly refurbished Arts Centre Melbourne, Hamer Hall this August.
|Melbourne Writers Festival
|essions start of the 27th of August
Family events are available as part of the Melbourne Writers Festival
|Carlton – “Send in the Clown” with the Clown Brigade
|Sunday 5th August 11am and 2pm (45 mins) All tickets $12 | Recommended for ages 2 – 102!
Bookings through 9347 6142 or http://lamama.com.au
“Roll up, Roll up” and join The Clown Brigade as they adventure across the seas on their mission to bring laughter to the world.
|PHYSICS AND LASER DEMONSTRATION
|When: Sunday, August 19 2012, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Where: Laby Theatre, David Caro Building, Swanston Street, University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC, 3052 Cost : Free
|The Physics and Laser Show is internationally acclaimed – don’t just ask why, find out for yourself. This spectacular display of sound and light is great for all ages. Introducing physics in an exciting and informative way is the aim of this highly popular program. The program consists of a fascinating production by outstanding presenters from the School of Physics, it consists of carefully selected demonstrations of basic physics phenomena with lots of audience participation!
|Hoyts Jnr Presents ~ Thomas & Friends: Blue Mountain Mystery
|Showing at Hoyts cinemas in ACT, NSW, QLD, SA, VIC and WA from 21st of July until the 16th of September.
Discover the mystery of the lost engine and be introduced to the exciting new destination Blue Mountain Quarry! In this action-packed adventure, Thomas discovers a new engine hiding in the tunnels, and sets off to uncover the truth and get to the bottom of the mystery. Along the way he meets four new engines bought to Sodor from faraway lands… Will Thomas piece together the story and convince his new friend there’s no reason to hide? Find out at selected Hoyts cinemas from 21 July! More Information
|From Wednesday, 01 August 2012 To Saturday, 04 August 2012
In Hairspray it’s 1960’s – the 50’s are out and change is in the air.
|State Library of Victoria – Play Day
|Wednesday 15 August 2012, 10:00am – 1:00pm
Celebrate Playgroup Day at the State Library with hands-on activities, Library tours, a special guest author and storytime.
|From Wednesday, 01 August 2012 To Sunday, 12 August 2012
Experience the timeless tale of a little orphan named Annie in this classic musical about never giving up hope.
|Scienceworks – Little Kids Day In
|Monday 6 August 2012
A new series of fun days especially for kids aged under 6 years, their parents and carers. Bring your little kids to Scienceworks and enjoy a day of fun activities – without the school groups!
|National Gallery of Victoria – Art Sparks: Rare creatures and puzzling plants
|Saurdays, starting 11th August from 10.30 am – 12.30 pm
Meet us on Saturdays, discover your gallery and have fun creating art. Parent/carer supervision required. Ages 3+ What would you do if you discovered a plant or animal you had never seen before? Record it in a picture of course. Draw, cut and paste to create a rare creature or plant.
Written by www.whatson4littleones.com.au.