School holidays time: Westfield Knox has you covered

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School holidays time: Westfield Knox has you covered

Welcome to the ultimate guide to making the most of the school holiday season at Westfield Knox. From afternoon movies to in centre fun, now’s the time to create your game plan for maximising fun with the kids before the school bell rings again.

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Get your diary out now – these are just some of the upcoming events at Westfield Knox

Week 1

School holiday workshops with Build-A-Bear
Bring to life your very own 'Lil Cub' by participating in a fun heart ceremony!
Your new furry friend will be pre-filled with just the right amount of cuddliness, ready for you to bring it to life by adding your very own heart and personal touches in the fun-filled, hour-long session.

Your bear will also come with their own birth certificate becoming an instant family member plus cub condo to take it home in!

Clothes and accessories will also be available for separate, additional purchase.
Prices range between $5 and $25 for clothing & accessories.

When: Monday 1st July - Friday 5th July
Time: 9am, 10:30am, 12pm, 1:30pm and 3pm 1 hour workshops
Cost: $10 per child
Where: Level 1, Centre Court
Find out more here

Hairhouse Braid and Glitter Bar

Join the team from Hairhouse Warehouse this July School Holidays and let them give your little one a glitter makeover.

Little ones will be treated to a braid and glitter bar they will love.

When: Monday 1st July, Thursday 4th July and Saturday 6th July
Location: Level 1, Hairhouse Warehouse - Saturday 6th July will be held instore
Time: 12pm - 4pm
Cost: Free

CPR Basics with St John Ambulance

Only 4% of Victorians have learnt CPR in the last 5 years. In only 10 minutes, learn the basics of CPR with your child in a fun and interactive way with St John’s mobile CPR Learning Lab.

When: Wednesday 3 July - Sunday 7 July 10 July
Location: Level 1, near Best & Less
Time: 10am - 4pm
Cost: Free

Week 2

The Secret Life of Pets 2 Craft Village

The Secret Life of Pets 2 movie explores the emotional lives of our pets, the deep bond between them and the families that love them, and answers the question that has long intrigued every pet owner: What are your pets really doing when you’re not at home?

Celebrate the July school holidays and the return of The Secret Life of Pets 2 with free immersive craft zone from Monday 8th July - Friday 12th July. Craft includes colouring-in your very own plush key chain to take home!

When: Monday 8th July - Friday 12th July
time: 11am - 2pm daily
where: Level 1, Opposite T2
Find out more here.

NAIDOC Week 2019 Art Zone
NAIDOC Week events are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Join us at Westfield Knox for an immersive free art zone, with a boomerang puzzle and scratch board hand crafts to reveal Indigenous inspired colours!

What a great way for the kids to get involved and be apart of NAIDOC week.

When: Monday 8th July - Friday 12th July
time: 11am - 2pm daily
where: Level 2, near Smiggle
Find out more here.

CPR Basics with St John Ambulance

Only 4% of Victorians have learnt CPR in the last 5 years. In only 10 minutes, learn the basics of CPR with your child in a fun and interactive way with St John’s mobile CPR Learning Lab.

When: Monday 8 July - Wednesday 10 July, Friday 12 July - Sunday 14 July
Location: Level 1, near Best & Less
Time: 10am - 4pm
Cost: Free

Find out what else is happening at Westfield Knox

Movie time

Leave the entertaining to the big screen and come down to Village Cinemas to catch up on the best new releases for kids. Popcorn for them, plus downtime for you everyone wins.

Here are some of the most popular kids’ movies screening now:

Aladdin
Guy Ritchie directs this live-action retelling of the 1992 Disney classic, with Will Smith the wish-granting Genie.

The Secret Life of Pets 2
The follow-up to 2016's animated adventure comedy, with Patton Oswalt (replacing Louis C.K.) and Harrison Ford among the cast's newcomers.

Spider-Man: Far From Home
The first Marvel film after mega-blockbuster Avengers: Endgame sees Peter Parker's (Tom Holland) European school trip interrupted when Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) pays a visit. He needs Spider-Man's help to battle a new enemy: the Elementals. Co-stars Jake Gyllenhaal as Mysterio

Toy Story 4
Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, and Joan Cusack return for the fourth entry in the multi-Oscar winning Toy Story franchise.

Find out more >

Arcade fun

Tunzafun is the ultimate place to lose track of time. Brimming with activities for your kids to enjoy, this is one option guaranteed to be a lifesaver on a rainy day.

Once you step into our indoor play centre, you’ll enter a world of fun and enjoyment. TunzaFun Xtreme boasts over 1,000 square metres of attractions and heights of over 9 metres that everyone in the family can enjoy! We offer a wide range of things to do at our indoor entertainment centre, including climbing walls, high ropes course, giant slide, dodgem drift cars and arcade games.

Time for food

Here’s our round-up of the the most kid-friendly dining experiences in the centre. Whether you’re after a play area, a child-friendly menu or the best babyccino in town, we have you sorted.

Here are our top picks:

Playworld

We have an incredible free Playworld available in centre for your little ones to enjoy! You will find this on level 2 near Rebel Sport.

In addition to this, Croc's Playcentre is an indoor playcentre and party venue like other!

Child care

Need to go to the shops with the kids but don't want to drag them around? We have you sorted! Drop your kids off at Green Leaves Early Learning

and they will look after them while you get what you need to get done. The kids will be much happier there then walking around the shops and you will be free to tick off your to-do list. Bookings are required.

Parents with prams parking

Visiting with a pram? For your convenience, we have pram parking located at all closest entries.

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