This is Mamma's festival heaven. The gorgeous and historic country town of Clunes throws open it's buildings and streets to host a fab festival - filled with kids entertainment, food and of course lots and lots of books. The children's precinct has a popular hay bale maze to play in, Jacques the French Waiter, pop up shakespreare sonnets, a magical dress up parade, magic carpet book swap and that's not all - you really need to check their festival program for all that is happening - click HERE
Honestly this is a great event and if you can get to Clunes (abut 1 hour 25 minutes) it is well worth the trip and the country air will do you and the fam a world of good!
Mamma's 'lil tip: It is a huge event with 18 000 visitors heading to Clunes during this weekend - arrive early if you are driving or catch a train as there is a v-line station here. Check out the program to make sure you schedule the talk, workshops, author signing or story time you are keen for. Click here for the full program
the nitty gritty
Saturday May 6 - Sunday May 7
from 10am - 4pm each day
Cost: $10 festival weekend pass; children under 16 Free.
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