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Greater Dandenong Children's Festival

Calling all Little World Explorers to be part of City of Greater Dandenong’s 10th annual Children’s Festival.

We invite all mini adventurers and their families to join us for two weeks of fun online activities and workshops over the school holidays from 18 September to 3 October.

Little Night In

This year's feature event is Little Night In on Sunday 26 September from 4pm-6pm.

We’re excited to bring this online event to the safety and comfort of your own home.  

Join in the fun and set up your camp in the backyard or build an epic fort in the living room. The night will include live streamed performances and activities for the whole family to enjoy. 

Home Away from Home

Bukjeh, together with the Drum Theatre bring you Home Away From Home, a school holiday arts program for children aged 3 to 17 years. The classes have been made with and for culturally diverse families and they will be conducted in English and Arabic.

View Mayor Cr Angela Long's Welcome


View Junior Mayor Murray's Welcome

Friday 24 September, 12:00am
Friday 24 September, 10:00am
Friday 24 September, 3:00pm
Friday 24 September, 4:00pm
Saturday 25 September, 12:00am
Saturday 25 September, 11:00am
Sunday 26 September, 12:00am
Sunday 26 September, 4:00pm
We have some great competitions this year for young people.
Fill in an online feedback survey after your event to go into the draw for some great prizes.
Enjoy some pre-recorded workshops and performances for kids.