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Where Inspiration Lives

What’s happening for kids at the House? We’re here to say; 
There’s squillions of fun to be found, every day!

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Kids & Families, 5+ years

Escape from Trash Mountain

14 Mar 2020

A puppet show with sustainability at its heart, our trash is your treasure!


05 Apr 2020 - 08 Apr 2020

Set in the lead up to the 1936 ‘Nazi Olympics’, Games is inspired by the true stories of two world-class Jewish athletes in their bid to compete for their country. Get tickets now.
Kids & Families, 3+ years

The Gruffalo's Child

07 Apr 2020 - 20 Apr 2020

A magical musical adaptation of the best-selling picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffer. Get tickets now.
Kids & Families, 5+ years

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies

13 Apr 2020 - 24 Apr 2020

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies bursts on to the stage in a rampaging musical comedy for children aged 5 and up these April School Holidays. Book tickets now.
Kids & Families, Babes in arms

Teeny Tiny Stevies

Sun 26 Apr

Featuring irresistible melodies and helpful tips for navigating life’s little challenges, join the much-loved children’s band Teeny Tiny Stevies as they perform all your favourites, plus songs from their brand new album! Get tickets now.
Kids & Families, 3+ years

Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge

21 Aug 2020 - 30 Aug 2020

Weaving storytelling with a newly composed score performed by the ACO, Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge is the perfect introduction to classical music for kids, based on the book by Mem Fox and Julie Vivas. Get tickets now.
Kids & Families, Teens


08 Dec 2020 - 13 Dec 2020

A contemporary space opera by David Morton, from the internationally acclaimed Dead Puppet Society.
Kids & Families, Babes in arms

Kids Music Cafe

07 Feb 2020 - 04 Dec 2020

Tired of nursery rhymes? Our introduction to live music is just right for your toddler and you!
Engaging Welcoming

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Save with discounted car parking

Validate your Wilson Parking ticket with our Front of House staff and pay only $20 for three hours when you come to a Kids & Families performance.

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Free activites in the School Holidays

Be the artist with free Creative Play

Come and play before or after the show with installations for children to interactive with, staffed by professional artists. 


Treat the kids, and even yourself

Enjoy kid-friendly menus by the harbour 

Visit Opera Bar for family favourites, enjoy fish and chips at Opera Kitchen, or a takeaway Kids Lunch Pack from Portside.

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The ultimate school holiday itinerary

Save with an iconic family day out 

Take a Junior Adventure Tour, snap a Magic Memories photo, eat a tasty Junior Lunch and save 15% off an A-reserve show ticket. 

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A home for everyone

Discover accessible performances

Experience the magic of live shows with Relaxed, Auslan interpreted and Audio described performances. 

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