Out of Town
This page is our growing archive of favourite trips out of the city that we've taken with our little one's.
We love jumping in the car and exploring new hot spots on the occassional weekend when we're not out and about in Melbourne checking out the latest Kid-friendly activity or event!
With 129 hectares of open space, 9 kilometres of walking and bike paths, native plants galore, picnic facilities and a café – there's lots to do at Jells Park.
Pack the kids' bikes and a picnic lunch to enjoy a free day out in the park's wide open spaces, or head to Madelines Restaurant, sit back and relax as you overlook the gardens.
This historic cinema complex showcases blockbuster, art-house and children's films all year round.
First opened in 1935, the cinema was restored in 2003 and now boasts a unique mix of art deco and retro 1960s interior.
During summer the Cameo also opens its outdoor cinema, where families can sit in deck chairs and watch new releases and old favourites amidst the beautiful Dandenong Ranges backdrop.
Hepburn Springs is bursting with life this Spring! Plan a little getaway on the weekend or plan for the school holidays and enjoy The Bathhouse in beautiful Hepburn Springs.
The state of the art facilities in the new Hepburn Bathhouse allow visitors to unwind and benefit from bathing in natural mineral water in a modern luxurious environment.
If you're after something magical to do, take a little drive out of the city! A magical fairytale awaits you, come on the journey as you find all your favourite Fairytale characters.
Follow the yellow brick road to find fabled tales collected by legendary European storytellers.
Peek into the world of all your favourite Fairytale characters, from Red Riding Hood to Rumplestilzchen.