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|Help for Extended Search Capability|
Melbourne Playgrounds has made it easier to search for a needle in a haystack - well, at least to search for a playground with BBQ, toilets and shade. The Read On..
|Hundreds of Family Activity ideas for Holidays and Day trips|
Last month we completed an advanced course at the RSAS (Royal Society of Activity Sniffers) in Dogtown, East Gippsland. We majored in sniffing out family activities and put our new found Read On..
| List of Mini Golf courses in Melbourne and Victoria|
Dressed in our plus fours and with a Callaway putter under our arms, we took our motorised golf cart in search of every mini golf course in Victoria. We searched through the rough and the Read On..
|200 Things for Families and Kids to do in Melbourne|
Melbourne is a wonderful city for kids and families because there are so many activities, attractions and events for kids. We have combed the Melbourne Playgrounds site and have listed more Read On..
|New Feature - Kids Directory|
You may have noticed a new item on the left hand menu titled "Kids Directory". We will be listing suppliers of Kids related products & services including Babysitters & Nannies, Children's Read On..
|Rainy Day Activities for Kids|
The dams are filling up and Melbourne's weather has had a few wet turns. This has prompted a few Melbourne Playgrounds users to enquire about wet weather options. When the weather turns Read On..
|Restaurants/Cafes/Hotels with Playgrounds|
Sometimes it is nice to let the kids run riot in a playground area while you relax at a cafe or restaurant. We have trawled through Melbourne's myriad of cafes and restaurants to find these Read On..
|Playgrounds with Shade|
A shaded playground in summer can be harder to find than hen's teeth. Luckily Melbourne Playgrounds is very adept at find finding hen's teeth - in fact we have a fabulous collection at Read On..
|Playgrounds with Toilet Facilities|
A chill goes down your spine when you are at a playground and hear those dreaded words "Mummy, I have to do poopies ..". You frantically scan the horizon hoping that a toilet block will Read On..
|Adventure Playgrounds in Melbourne|
If the kids want guaranteed fun and excitement then head for one of Melbourne's Adventure Playgrounds. They can come in all shapes and forms but the classic Adventure playground is Read On..
|The Top 10 Playgrounds in Melbourne|
Melbourne Playgrounds was asked by a magazine editor to nominate a list of the top 10 playgrounds in the East/South regions of Melbourne and the top 10 playgrounds in the West/North Read On..
| SUMMARY of Play Centres in Melbourne and Geelong|
Looking for an Indoor Play Centre in Melbourne? The following list contains every Play Centre with links to reviews which include description, contact details, photographs and Read On..
|Unusual Playgrounds around the World|
Melbourne is blessed with some great playgrounds but there are plenty of imaginative playgrounds around the world. We sent the sniffer dogs out in search of those playgrounds. Apart from Read On..
|Playgrounds Enclosed with a Fence|
Kids are the masters of taking advantage of situations. Mum is busy attending to child 1 and child 2 escapes to freedom. When we go to playgrounds, we don't necessarily want to put little Read On..
|aMAZEing Melbourne (and Victoria)|
Melbourne and Victoria have more mazes than you could stuff into a dead-end in a month of Sundays! Whether it be a maze or labyrinth, become the family hero by finding all the clues and Read On..
|Activities in Melbourne Central Business District (CBD)|
One of the comments made in response to our survey was "I was thinking of taking my 3 year old into the city on a train (as I have a couple of hours to kill while my car is at the Read On..
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Keep updated with the latest news from Melbourne Playgrounds and become a fan. You will be able to find out about updates to the site, participate in discussions, suggest activities for Read On..
|The BEST Theme Playgrounds in Melbourne|
Disneyland is divided into themed areas like Frontierland and Fantasyland. So why shouldn't we have themed playgrounds. Special marks to those councils which have taken the initiative to Read On..
|The BEST Playground Flying foxes in Melbourne|
Forget those two meter long flying foxes which are present in many playgrounds. We went looking for monsters. We didn't find the Loch Ness monster or even the Cookie Monster but we did Read On..
| TRAINS, TRAINs, TRAIns, TRAins, TRains, Trains, trains......|
All young kids like Thomas and his friends. Melbourne is bursting to the seams with train related activities. There are an array of playgrounds with train themes. Here are some of the Read On..
|The BEST Playground Slides in Melbourne|
There are some great playground slides in Melbourne which are sure to get the kid's adrenaline racing. Here are some of our favourites which should keep any adrenaline junkie Read On..
|St Kilda Adventure Playground, Neptune Street, St Kilda|
Chock full of play areas including a big aeroplane, big wooden horse with saddle, trampolines, tree for climbing, go-kart path, big metal slide, chook house, ride on dinosaur, various Read On..