Kids Day Out 2022 | Good Friday Appeal

Kids Day Out is back! Join us this Good Friday at the Melbourne Convention and Entertainment Centre for a family fun day and help raise money for sick kids.
Enjoy free entry and a range of activities for kids and families, including carnival rides, Classic Cars, the Woolworths Fresh Food Fair and more.
Some activities will require a paid ticket available on the day, while others are supported by your generous donations.
You can pre-purchase tickets for the Teddy Bear Hospital and FizzKidz ahead of the day through the links below.
Date: Good Friday, 15 April 2022
Time: 10am – 5pm
Cost: Free entry, with some paid activities
Location: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), 1 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf, VIC 3006

Pre Purchase Tickets for the Teddy Bear Hospital and Fizz Kids Activities:


You can book tickets to these popular activities in advance of Good Friday. Limited tickets may be available on the day but to avoid disappointment we suggest you book online.

Teddy Bear Hospital

Bring your child and their favourite teddy for their check up. Kids and their teddies will be greeted by experienced teddy doctors from from the University of Melbourne.
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Fizz Kidz


Kids will love these Fizz Kidz’ creative sessions with unique activity packs, including fidget spinners, spring carnival dream catchers, fizzy bath-bombs and Galaxy Slime!
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Getting to Kids Day Out

Kids Day Out is located inside the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, enter from the South Wharf precinct or from Clarendon Street. The best way to get to Kids Day Out is by public transport with Southern Cross Station being the nearest train station. Due to the Good Friday Public Holiday on Fri 15 April, trams and trains will run to a public holiday timetable.
Plan your journey using Journey Planner or view timetables or your specific line or route before you travel.



We encourage visitors to consider using public transport. If you are travelling by car, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre has a car park located within the Exhibition Centre. Additionally, there are secure car parks located in and around South Wharf including, South Wharf Retail Car Park, Siddeley Street Carpark, Freeway Carpark and Montague Street Carpark.
Once you have finished at Kids Day Out, please enjoy the City of Melbourne and support local cafes or restaurants.
Don’t forget to bring a water bottle
Bring your own water bottle to use during the day.
Water filling stations will be available throughout the venue.


At Kids Day Out most program activities are wheelchair accessible. Please note that access for some activities can vary and some may not be appropriate depending on the individual’s access requirements.
There are accessible toilets, ramps and lifts throughout our venue, including lift access from the car parks.
Braille is provided on all room door signage and fixed directional signage throughout the venue. MCEC is guide dog friendly and welcomes any registered assistance dogs into all areas of the building.
MCEC Parent Rooms offer a comfortable and private space for parents and children.
Disclaimer: Event details can change at any time. Please check with the organisers website before making plans, buying tickets or proceeding:
Accessibility: Please contact the venue for accessibility information. Phone Venue:
+61 (03) 9235-8000

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