children's week in the west 2017

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Children's Week is an annual event celebrated in Australia recognising the talents, skills, achievements and rights of our young people. This year it runs from Sunday October 22 to Sunday October 30 2017. With a bucket load of fun to be had in the West, Mamma needed a little plan to keep track of her favourite events! Time to play, picnic and party with our kiddos!
Happy Children's Week love MKW XXX

SUNDAY October 22
Werribee Parks Children's Picnic - FREE fun for the whole family
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MONDAY October 23
Little Kids Day in at Scienceworks
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TUESDAY October 24
GEELONG'S BIG play day - FREE family fun on
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TUESDAY October 24
Melton's FREE Childrens Week celebrations
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WEDNESDAY October 25
Altona is hosting the FREE Logan reserve Children's Picnic
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WEDNESDAY October 25
FREE Child and Family expo in Braybrook
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THURSDAY October 26
Brimbank's FREE Children's Picnic in the Park (Rocket ship Park!)
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halloween in the west - 2017

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Spooky spooky very spooky -  oh no it's a black cat! Halloween is becoming a popular celebration in Australia and with little kids it really is just a great excuse to dress up and party! Head out in your local neighbourhood and spot the decorated houses for Trick or Treating and say hi to your neighbours! Alternatively check out the spooktacular events on around the west! 

Boo at the Zoo
(Oct 27 &28)

Are you brave enough to celebrate Halloween at the Zoo? Come dressed in costume, enjoy kids’ activities, themed music and food in the spookiest event of the year. 

Are you brave enough to celebrate Halloween at the Zoo? Come dressed in costume, enjoy kids’ activities, themed music and food in the spookiest event of the year. 

Halloween Party
(Oct 27)

SPOOKTACULAR Halloween partY

SPOOKTACULAR Halloween partY

Keilor Crocs Halloween Special
(Oct 27)

Plus fancy dress competition and Trick or Treat with Mr Croc.

Plus fancy dress competition and Trick or Treat with Mr Croc.

Trick or Treat
Yarraville
(31 Oct)

Creep on down to the Village on Tuesday 31st Of October from 4pm - 6pm for our annual TRICK or TREAT 🎃👽👻👹

Creep on down to the Village on Tuesday 31st Of October from 4pm - 6pm for our annual TRICK or TREAT 🎃👽👻👹


FREE Spooktober Fest Newport
(Oct 31)

Calling all ghosts, ghouls and creepy beings! Come along for an evening of spooky fun and activities to celebrate the most mysterious night of the year. at the NEWPORT community hub

Calling all ghosts, ghouls and creepy beings! Come along for an evening of spooky fun and activities to celebrate the most mysterious night of the year. at the NEWPORT community hub

Kidz Play Shak Party
(Oct 31)

$10 entry includes all activities

$10 entry includes all activities

Melton Trick or Treat spots
(Oct 31)

Melton Community trick or treat houses

Melton Community trick or treat houses

We won't be holding our usual Halloween Mamma party this year but you can check out some of our favourite pics from last years Mamma Halloween Extravaganza!

a jungle book zoovie nights, werribee zoo

Don’t miss the exclusive members-only screening of the new and old versions of the classic kids’ movie The Jungle Book over two nights at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Happening over two consecutive evenings, relive the original Disney classic, The Jungle Book on Friday 6 October or enjoy the 2016 live-action remake on Saturday 7 October.  

Selected animal precincts will be open prior to screening until 7pm, so you can visit your favourite animals before the Zoovies begin. Then sit back, relax and enjoy a movie at sunset with the whole family.

Popcorn, ice-cream, drinks and hot food options will all be available to purchase on the night.

Please note:
For the viewing convenience of all patrons picnic blankets are recommended. Chairs or other seating will no longer be permitted in the grounds at Zoovie night Member Events.

Under Australian Classification, The Jungle Book 1967 Original Disney Cartoon is rated G and The Jungle Book - 2016, Remake Disney Live Action Film is rated PG. We suggest you refer to the Australian Govenment Classification website for full details regarding these movies and the classification.

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the nitty gritty

5.30pm - 9.30pm
(Movie commences at sunset)

Dates
Friday 6 October &
Saturday 7 October

Cost
Member Child (3-15 years): $12
Member Adult: $16
Infant (0-2 years): free

Non-Member Guest (including children): $25*

*Non-Member guest tickets must be purchased by a member

for bookings CLICK HERE

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