April school holiday fun in Docklands
30 Mar 2017
There’s so much to do in Docklands this school holidays, you’d be crazy not to bring the kids down.
Here’s a list of some of what’s available:
Young filmmaker workshop
Children interested in filmmaking can join the five-day Young Filmmaker School Holiday Workshop at Docklands Studios to learn to write, film and edit a short film under the guidance of experienced producers. Twelve places are available.
Monday, April 3 – Friday, April 7
$480 per person.
The interactive 3D art gallery has built a reputation at Harbour Town. Visitors can see, touch and photograph the artwork and create their own amazing illusions. Children can also learn about optical illusions and the technology behind 3D art.
$15-25 per person. Family packages available.
Games Adventure at Harbour Town
Try the jumping castle, Hasbro life-size games and the Nerf obstacle course for starters. The Melbourne Star is offering free flights for children. There will also be an Easter egg hunt on April 15.
Monday, April 3 – Monday, April 17
Sand art is returning to Harbour Town in April for children with a creative heart. They can play with the colourful sand and create their own sand sculptures in Wharf St.
Monday, April 1 – Monday, April 17
The Backlot Rooftop Drive-in
Located on the top floor of the multi-deck car park, the drive-in cinema also offers seats for walk-ins. It shows classic blockbusters nightly. There are PG-rated films available and it is also pet-friendly.
Everyday from 8pm.
$40 per car and $20 on Tuesdays.
Mbots balloon popping challenge
How many balloons can you pop with your self-engineered popping device attached to an Mbot robot? Children can learn more about robot technology and sharpen their handcrafting skills through this fun and interactive science class.
Wednesday, April 5 3.30-4.30pm
Library at The Dock
Wild backyard zoo
Young children can get up close to some amazing Australian native animals and learn about native animals that live in their backyard. It is part of the Grow and Learn school holiday program brought by Melbourne Library Services.
Thursday, April 13 10.30am-11.30am
Library at The Dock
LEGO Education Workshops
Are you LEGO smart? The LEGO workshops help children to build knowledge and express themselves creatively. Children can develop spatial awareness, creativity and mathematical concepts of symmetry, shape and geometry through building their own LEGO mini-sculptures.
LEGO Education Learning Centre, 5/439 Docklands Drive.
Monday, April 3 – Thursday, April 13
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