Come on down to Kids Day Out

The Good Friday Appeal encourages Victorians of all ages to come along to the 2018 Kids Day Out, supported by the City of Melbourne. This annual event is a great way to bring the whole family together for a day of amusement, activities and entertainment, all while raising much needed funds for The Royal Children’s Hospital.

Come March 30, the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre will be transformed into a fun filled family festival! Entry is free and selected activities $3 – 10, all other by gold coin donation. 



FREE ENTRY: You do not need to book or buy tickets. Select activities are $3 – $10, with other activities by gold coin donation. Please note the entry points, with bag checks, indicated on the map below.


Trams –  Take the 96, 12 or 109 down Spencer/Clarendon St  to the stop at the Clarendon St entrance.

Trains – Travel to Southern Cross Station, then catch one of  the above trams or  bus route 238 (arrives at Convention Centre Place entry), or walk  10 minutes from the station.

Parking: Parking is limited so please consider using public transport.

PLEASE NOTE: works will be taking place on roads and public transport routes throughout March and April. Please view the Transport for Victoria map here and the Public Transport Victoria site here for further details.  


Click here to download the Kids Day Out map

Click to download Kids Day Out Program











Take a look at some of the amazing activities available at Kids Day Out!

For the first time ever, you can skate up a frozen frenzy at Kids Day Out with the BankVic Ice Skating Wonderland! Special thanks goes to Skating at Festivals for providing and building the Ice-Rink and to Aggreko for donating the refrigeration units for the Ice-Rink.


See some of our other event sponsors below…