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    🏉 Family Fun Fridays!! 🏉 - ❤️💙FREE FOOTY CLINICS💙❤️
    🏉 Family Fun Fridays!! 🏉 - ❤️💙FREE FOOTY CLINICS💙❤️
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    Organiser: Highett Football Netball Club

    Highett Football Club - Juniors are your COMMUNITY CLUB. The Bulldogs welcome ALL girls and boys of all abilities from Under 8s to Under 18s as well as Auskick from 5yrs old .Come on down to the Kennel at Turner Rd Highett every Friday in from February 23rd to see just what FOOTY and HIGHETT Bulldogs are all about

    Turner Road Reserve, Turner Road, Highett VIC, Australia
    17 km from Melbourne VIC
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    Clayton Festival - February 2024
    Clayton Festival - February 2024

    Organiser: Monash Council

    Sunday 25 February 202412pm - 5pmClayton Community Centre Car ParkCooke Street, ClaytonFree entry to Clayton Aquatic and Health Club1pm - 5.30pmClayton Festival is a FREE community celebration for families and kids featuring live entertainment, creative activities, food trucks and roving performers.

    Clayton Community Centre, Cooke Street, Clayton VIC, Australia
    18.7 km from Melbourne VIC
    Melbourne | Holi Celebration - Teenagers
    Melbourne | Holi Celebration - Teenagers

    Organiser: Chinmaya Mission Australia

    Start the year off right with explosive fun! Come and celebrate Holi with other teenagers. Throw colour, create memories with new friends and immerse yourself in the vibrant experience. Who: Year 7-12 When: 25th February 2024 Time: 2-5pm Where: Highview Park, Glen WaverleyContact: Sapna 0412 595 870

    Highview Park, Springvale Road, Glen Waverley VIC, Australia
    19.2 km from Melbourne VIC
    Whittlesea Colour Carnival-Northern Holi 2024
    Whittlesea Colour Carnival-Northern Holi 2024

    Organiser: Victorian Multicultural Commission

    FREE ENTRYCome along to the biggest Multicultural Colour Event of Melbourne.Event Details:Sunday, 25th February, 12.00pm - 6.00pmCivic Centre Lawns, 25 Ferres Blvd South Morang, VicEvent Highlights:HoliColour TossColour PlayFood Trucks and StallsLive DJZumbaDance Workshopsand more...This event is supported by the Victorian Multicultural Commission.For any questions or queries, please email missionsmileinc@gmail.com or call 0401 623 656/0433 184 492(The entry to this event...

    City of Whittlesea, Ferres Boulevard, South Morang VIC, Australia
    21.5 km from Melbourne VIC
    Festival of Colours - Torquay
    Festival of Colours - Torquay

    Organiser: Hare Krishna Valley

    Festival of Colours is a celebration of the human spirit where we throw coloured powder into the air with friends and family.Where?At The Elephant Walk, Torquay Play Park, 50 The Esplanade, Torquay, Victoria 3228.At Akoonah Park, 2 Cardinia Street, Berwick VIC 3806.How muchColoured dyes are $10-$14. Food ranges from $5-$15 per plate.Who?The event is organised by Hare Krishna Valley, the...

    Torquay Play Park, Elephant Walk Reserve, Torquay VIC, Australia
    79.4 km from Melbourne VIC
    Noble Park Community Fun Day
    Noble Park Community Fun Day

    Organiser: City of Greater Dandenong

    Noble Park Community Fun Day is a day of free entertainment for the whole family. This event is part of the Noble Park Revitalisation Project, an initiative of the State Government Department of Jobs, Skills, Industry and Regions. Enjoy the day of free entertainment with a range of attractions including live music and entertainment, cultural performances, sports, and art activities/workshops for...

    Noble Park Skatepark, Memorial Drive, Noble Park VIC, Australia
    25.2 km from Melbourne VIC
    Festival of Colours - Casey – Akoonah Park
    Festival of Colours - Casey – Akoonah Park

    Organiser: Hare Krishna Valley

    Festival of Colours is a celebration of the human spirit where we throw coloured powder into the air with friends and family.Where?At The Elephant Walk, Torquay Play Park, 50 The Esplanade, Torquay, Victoria 3228.At Akoonah Park, 2 Cardinia Street, Berwick VIC 3806.How muchColoured dyes are $10-$14. Food ranges from $5-$15 per plate.Who?The event is organised by Hare Krishna Valley, the...

    Akoonah Park, 2 Cardinia Street, Berwick VIC 3806, Australia
    43.5 km from Melbourne VIC
    Knox Festival 2024
    Knox Festival 2024

    Organiser: Knox City Council

    🎡 Knox Festival is a free community event welcoming locals to come together and celebrate community life.Featuring a range of activities for the whole family including live music, amusement rides, cooking demonstrations, food trucks, arts and outdoor play, sports, community stalls, kids crafts, ‘come and try’ activities and heaps more!📅 WHEN: Saturday 2 March 2024, 10am-10pm📍 WHERE: Wally Tew Reserve,...

    Wally Tew Reserve, Brenock Park Drive, Ferntree Gully VIC, Australia
    30.7 km from Melbourne VIC
    River Run - Geelong
    River Run - Geelong

    Organiser: PB Events

    Event Date:      Sunday March 3, 2024 Distances:       10km Run & 5km Run/WalkStart Times: 10km - 8:00am5km - 8:10am Start Finish Area  Barwon Valley Park, Barabool Rd, Belmont FREE RIVER'S GIFT T_SHIRT TO FIRST 250 ENTRIES!!!Free T-shirtRiver's Gift are giving away a FREE T-shirt to the first 250 entries in this years event. This great new design is a must have this summer. If you miss out on...

    Geelong VIC, Australia
    63.9 km from Melbourne VIC
    Walk for Monash Children's Hospital
    Walk for Monash Children's Hospital

    Organiser: Monash Children's Hospital

    The Monash Children’s Hospital Walk is scheduled to take place at Jells Park. Make sure to grab your finest walking shoes and prepare for an enjoyable day filled with entertainment and chances to win prizes. It's an ideal event for the entire family, promising a day of amusement while supporting a noble cause.For those attending in person at Jells Park,...

    Jells Park, Jells Road, Wheelers Hill VIC, Australia
    22.8 km from Melbourne VIC
    Docklands Holi Festival 2024
    Docklands Holi Festival 2024
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    Organiser: Dr RnB Entertainment

    Get ready to immerse yourself in a vibrant explosion of colours and joy at the DOCKLANDS HOLI FESTIVAL, happening on March 9th&10th, 2024!Date: Saturday, March 9th & Sunday, March 10th, 2024Time: 12:00 PM - 9:00 PMLocation: Ron Barassi Snr Park, 500 Docklands Drive, Docklands 3008, Melbourne, AustraliaAdmission: Free EntryLimited Freebies: Free Holi T-Shirts and Color PacketsIntroduction:Prepare to immerse yourself in...

    Docklands VIC, Australia
    0.9 km from Melbourne VIC
    Biggest Holi Mela - Craigieburn
    Biggest Holi Mela - Craigieburn

    Organiser: Diamond Star Events

    Mark your calendars because on 9th March 2024 in Craigieburn. We're bringing the vibrant colors of Holi to Australia like never before! 🎉🎤 Live Performances by Famous Singers#Manilongia #Varinderbrar #Hunarsidhu #Harfcheema #Jigar #Akaal #Gurneetdosanjh #Deepdhillon #JasminejassiGet ready to groove to the beats of your favorite singers as they take the stage and make your Holi unforgettable. 🎶👫 Kids Bhangra, Gidha...

    Craigieburn VIC, Australia
    25.2 km from Melbourne VIC
    Strong Bodies Burger Run 2024
    Strong Bodies Burger Run 2024

    Organiser: Strong Bodies

    Burger Run is a fun run with it all. Sunday March 10th, 2024, join us at Fyansford Common for - Kids 500m dash- Kids 1.5km run- 5km Fun Walk- 5km Run- 10km Run- 15km RunAll participants receive:- Electronic timing- Personalised race bib (cut off date applies)- Burger Run medal bling- A Burger Meal from The Fyansford Hotel- On course photosPlus loads of friendly faces; Strong Bodies, Active Feet, The Little Coffee...

    Fyansford Common, Fyansford VIC, Australia
    67.3 km from Melbourne VIC
    Recycle Regatta
    Recycle Regatta

    Organiser: Recycle Regatta

    Build yourself a boat out of cardboard and plastic bottles and paddle it across the Middle Brighton Harbour without sinking! And if you do sink, many do, make sure you sink with style and go in the running for The Titanic Award for the most spectacular sinking. It's the Recycle Regatta - SUNDAY 17 MARCH 2024. It's fun and a...

    Brighton VIC, Australia
    11 km from Melbourne VIC
    All Fired Up Fun Run
    All Fired Up Fun Run

    Organiser: Edithvale Fire Brigade

    Edithvale Fire Brigade proudly presents its 8th All Fired Up Fun Run, a family orientated community event with activities for all ages.5km, 10km & 15km courses are set to run along the picturesque Longbeach Trail towards Mordialloc passing through the wetlands & returning.Race Day Activities and EventsA wide range of family orientated activities and events will be available for all...

    Edithvale VIC, Australia
    28 km from Melbourne VIC
    Herald Sun - Run for the Kids 2024
    Herald Sun - Run for the Kids 2024

    Organiser: The Herald & Weekly Times Pty Ltd

    VICTORIA’S FAVOURITE FUN RUN - Supporting the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday AppealWe look forward to welcoming everyone to our St Patrick’s Day event on Sunday, March 17, 2024LONG COURSE - 14.4KMWe look forward to welcoming entrants back to our unique long course route, for the once-a-year opportunity to run or walk over the Bolte Bridge and through the Domain...

    Melbourne VIC, Australia
    0.7 km from Melbourne VIC
    Brimbank Park Running Festival
    Brimbank Park Running Festival

    Organiser: Trailsplus

    Come and run with us at the Brimbank Park Running Festival where there is a trail run for every member of the family. Brimbank Park is our local community jewel. Only 15 minutes north-west of the city, Brimbank Park offers a mixture of open spaces, wooded river trails, picturesque river crossing and just a couple of climbs to challenge you.There...

    Keilor VIC, Australia
    16 km from Melbourne VIC
    Colour Frenzy Fun Run
    Colour Frenzy Fun Run

    Organiser: Colour Frenzy

    Experience the excitement of Australia’s #1 colour fun run event!Colour Frenzy is an extraordinary event that promises an abundance of vibrant colours, exhilarating fun, and non-stop excitement.Prepare to be captivated by an extraordinary adventure brimming with vibrant colour stations, thrilling obstacles, exciting games, and fantastic giveaways. And let’s not overlook the magnificent bubble machine that will elevate the excitement to...

    Jells Park, Jells Rd, Wheelers Hill VIC 3150, Australia
    22.8 km from Melbourne VIC
    Wyndham Holi 2024
    Wyndham Holi 2024

    Organiser: Victorian Multicultural Commission

    Get ready to register for the exhilarating Wyndham Holi 2024 - Festival of Colours! 🌈The grandest multicultural family event of 2024 is here! 🔔🌟Celebrating its 10th year with enthusiasm! 🎉🎊Event Highlights:Experience the joy of playing with colors 🌈Dance to the Bollywood beats with our DJ 🎶Witness mesmerizing stage performances 💃🕺Fun-filled rides for kids to enjoy 🎡🎢Indulge in delicious ethnic food...

    Presidents Park, Wyndham Vale Victoria, Australia
    29 km from Melbourne VIC
    Holi Festival Melbourne CBD
    Holi Festival Melbourne CBD
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    Organiser: Holi Festival Melbourne

    With our National Presenting partner Commonwealth BankMelbourne Holi Festival's main objective is to celebrate unity in diversity and bring our communities together on the occasion of Holi - Festival of ColoursIt’s THREE whole days (and evenings) of celebrating with Colours – Song & Dance – Food & Drinks – Culture – Live Performances... and much much more!There will be Colours...Lots...

    Ron Barassi Snr Park, Docklands Drive, Docklands VIC, Australia
    2 km from Melbourne VIC

Nearby Groups & Activities

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Basketball Camps
Provider: Tomorrow's Stars Basketball
The training camps at Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball is an ideal way for your child to learn and improve their basketball skills in leaps and bounds. The brainchild of ex-NBL professional and Slam Dunk Champion, Brett Rainbow, a variety of specialised training courses to suit different ages and skill levels are on offer. With the goal of giving back to the game that provided so much to him growing up, Brett is passionate about the younger generations to take on the mantle to become tomorrows future in basketball.
Melbourne VIC
Approx $130.00
Age: 5 - 17
Sat, Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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Run the Tan RUN CLUB
Provider: RUN THE TAN
RUN THE TAN RUN CLUB
- Free to Join
- Everyone Welcome
- Walk, Jog or Run (There are various options to choose from, including a structured run training session)

WHERE AND WHEN?
8am every Saturday morning
Meet at Pillars of Wisdom, Tan Track
Followed by coffee at a local café

WHY?
- Start your weekends off on the right foot
- Great way to meet like-minded people and get fit and healthy
- No pressure, no judgment, no expectations
- Supported by qualified running coaches
Melbourne VIC
FREE
Age: 18 - 65+
Sat
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Carlton Racketeers - Social Badminton at Carlton Baths
Provider: Carlton Racketeers
We are a group of beginners and intermediates who play every Friday 6-7:30pm at Carlton Baths (close to the CBD!). Everyone is welcome to join us, just make sure you sign up on our website :D.
Carlton VIC
$10.00
Age: 18 - 65+
Fri
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Bayside Outdoor Fitness - St Kilda
Provider: Bayside Outdoor Fitness - St Kilda
Fitness, fun and fresh!
Providing a supportive and enjoyable exercise environment in St Kilda for all fitness levels and age groups...

Experienced Trainers
Your trainers at St Kilda have over 14 years experience in outdoor group training. They are all Fitness Australia accredited and have wide knowledge and experience in all things health and fitness!

Free Trial Session
Give yourself the opportunity to experience what BOF St Kilda has to offer by booking in for your FREE no obligation trial session
St Kilda VIC
Approx $25.00
Age: 18 - 65+
Sat, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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Melbourne Social Soccer Inc
Sharing the Beautiful Game!

We are a Non-For-Profit Organisation which exists to encourage cultural exchange and diversity through the beautiful game of football!

Our goal is to provide quality, accessible and affordable social soccer for all who love sharing the game, no matter who you are nor where you're from.

The social yet competitive balance within our games and tournaments on Saturdays and Sundays has given place to many years of great competition, awesome skills, and has helped create many significant friendships along the way.

Our games are fun and friendly, but also competitive. Our games are social-mixed and are...
Melbourne VIC
Approx $10.00
Age: 18 - 50
Sat, Mon, Wed

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Family & Kids in Australia

There are a variety of family events that are run by government, councils, non-profits, and other associations to encourage physical activity. These events can include things like organized runs or walks, bike rides, hiking events, or other outdoor activities that promote exercise and physical activity. Some examples of specific events that might be held include:

  • Fun runs or walk-a-thons: These events typically involve a short race or walk that is open to people of all ages and abilities. They are often organized as fundraisers for charitable causes and can include a variety of different distances and routes to suit different participants.

  • Bike rides: These events can range from casual group rides to more organized events, such as charity bike rides or endurance challenges.

  • Hiking events: Some organizations may organize guided hikes or backpacking trips for families, with the goal of getting people outdoors and active in nature.

  • Parks and recreation events: Government and local councils might organize events in public parks, such as fitness classes, family sports games, and other activities.

  • Community festivals and fairs: Many communities host events that include physical activities such as sports tournaments, fitness demonstrations, and other activities that encourage people to be active.

These events are usually open to all ages and abilities, and provide a great opportunity for families to spend time together while getting active and healthy.

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