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Fed Kidz

Kids + Families
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Kids + Families


9 April 2022 - 24 April 2022
10am - late


The Edge
Main Square
River Terrace
The Atrium


Lift access
Wheelchair accessible

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Mini adventurers and artistes assemble! Parents and carers: breathe sigh of relief – Fed Square is here to help you get through the April School holidays in one piece, with Fed Kidz!

Fed Kidz invites your little ones to explore the unknown, make new discoveries and get their creative juices flowing, with a full program of small-group workshops, activities (Dino Dig, anyone?), big screen gaming, live shows (Dora! PJ Masks! The (Very) Big Laugh Out!), family films and more – only at Fed Square.

Check out the full program below. Many activities require booking – so don’t forget to secure your child’s spot before they disappear, like the dinosaurs!

Fed Kidz April school holiday program:

Dora the Explorer Live (SOLD OUT)

Saturday 23 April, 10.30am | The Edge

Explorers can meet their idol, Dora, in one of our Saturday weekly live shows.

Bookings a must.

Comedians on stage at Fed Square in front of a crowd for The Very Big Laugh Out
The (Very) Big Laugh Out

1-24 April, various times | Main Stage

Featuring the best stand-up, physical and musical comedy performers. Family-friendly shows on throughout the school holidays – all totally free! It’s exciting, it’s surprising, it’s unpredictable – it’s The (Very) Big Laugh Out!

Fed Kidz Workshops (SOLD OUT)

9-22 April, various times | The Edge

Creative souls and enquiring minds will be keen to check out the cauldron full of Kidz Workshops for a fun holiday project to get stuck into. Mini maestros will move to magnificent melodies, in a special small-group classical music workshop and concert, with Inventi Ensemble.

A graphic of a child sliding down some film with pieces of pop corn around them on a blue background
Fed Kidz Films

11-23 April, various times | Main Square

We’ve got an adventurer’s backpack-full schedule of action-packed family films for you to enjoy on the famous Fed Square Big Screen. Bring the fam and make a day of it to watch your favourites.

Pop-Up Library for Kids

Until 25 May, various days and times | Back of the square across from Hero at ACMI

Let your imagination fly. Play, read and learn at the Fed Square Pop-up Library For Kids presented in partnership with the City of Melbourne.

Fed Kidz Discovery Trail Competition

9-24 April

Visit each of Fed Square’s three cultural institutions – ACMI, The Koorie Heritage Trust and The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia – during the April school holidays for your chance to win $150 in prizes!

Fed Kidz Dress Up Competition

9-24 April

Attend a Fed Kidz Film during the school holidays and come dressed up as your fave film character – for your chance to win a Nintendo Switch!

Past Events:

Two kids cheering in front of the digital facade while Mario Kart is being played behind them
Big Screen Gaming

10 April, 12pm-2pm | The Edge

Gamers will be busting a gut to get out of the house to test their skills on the Big Screen, with Mario Kart.

Formula 1 driver Max Verstappen racing on a track
F1 Weekend

8-10 April, various times | The Edge & Atrium

It’s going to be a busy Formula 1 Grand Prix weekend in Melbourne and if you haven’t been able to snag yourself a ticket to Albert Park then come down to Fed Square for an adrenaline filled weekend!

PJ Masks Live (SOLD OUT)

Saturday 16 April, 10.30am | The Edge

Learn what it takes to be a hero and a member of the PJ Masks team with Catboy, Owlette and Gekko in PJ Masks ‘Meet the Heroes’!

Bookings a must.

A moon hanging from the Atrium ceiling at Fed Square for Disney's Moon at the Museum installation
Marvel Studios’ Moon Knight - Museum of the Moon

29 March-15 April | Atrium

To celebrate the release of Marvel Studios Moon Knight on Disney+ bring the entire family down to the Atrium these school holidays to see an enormous, scaled replica of the moon!

Triceratops dino dig
Dino Dig with Melbourne Museum

11-17 April, from 10am | River Terrace

Diggers can find a fossil or two at the Melbourne Museum’s Dino Dig site these holidays!

An illustration of four pieces of fruit that are smiling on a pink background
Little Food Festival

Wednesday + Thursday April 20–21 | Main Square

The Little Food Festival returns this April over two days, where kids get to learn all about our food system, health and the environment, with a packed program of games, activities and demos. Presented in partnership with Sandro de Maio Foundation and Monash Education.