1. It's Show Time!
Grab the kids and head to Horsham for the Horsham Show, check out all the animals and participate in heaps of fun activities and competitions including a Kids Cooking, Craft & Decorating exhibition as well as the Miss Showgirl, Baby Showtime and Rural Ambassador competitions. If that is not enough this year the show is introducing the inaugural World Cubby Summit - Families are encouraged to come along and take part in making the world’s biggest cubby house village. The Horsham Agricultural Show is the perfect place to spend some family time outdoors with plenty of food and drink on site, so you can spend the whole day enjoying the show!
Family Fun Day, 2 October, Horsham Showground
2. Inside The Brick LEGO Expo Hamilton
A visit to Hamilton isn’t complete without seeing the Inside the Brick LEGO Expo! Even in today's modern world of games consoles, smartphones, and laptops, there's still nothing quite as satisfying as sitting on the carpet and playing with a bunch of LEGO. More than 85 years old few forms of entertainment have stood the test of time like those colourful little interlocking bricks. If your kid loves LEGO then this is an event not to be missed. INSIDE the BRICK is an interactive LEGO experience that gives the whole family the opportunity to see fantastic original LEGO creations on display whilst also having some fun by creating your own in the hands on ‘Build Zone’! But get in quick as this event is set to sell out, to avoid disappointment book your place today!
23-24 September, Hamilton
3.Junior Rangers Spring BioQuest
Feel like being a park ranger for a day? Join the local park rangers in Halls Gap as you search for some of Victoria’s magnificent plants, animals and even fungi for the Spring BioQuest. Grab your smart device, head outdoors and explore to find all the animals, plants and fungi you can. You don’t need to be an expert, you just need to have a sense of curiosity. Rangers and experts will give you feedback and points for your sightings. Great family fun, with prizes to be won.
23 September - 8 October, Halls Gap