children’s weeks

September 19 - 22 & September 26 - 29

come and play!

We have an awesome line up of family fun, including live shows from Kung Fu Panda and PAW Patrol. We have our Fairy with intriguing tales in our Fairy Hollow Garden. You can pet some animals in our petting zoo and touch and learn about Australian wildlife from Black Snake Productions. There are a variety of craft workshops on offer for a small fee. Children can test out their powers of observation on our Treasure Hunt, or participate in some fun Dutch and garden games, ride on our Tulip Train, indulge in traditional Dutch foods and other treats, see market stalls, visit our clog shop, and of course be amongst the sensational tulips. Oh, don't forget, there are plenty of fun and photo opportunities! See our everyday page for more details.

week one program

September 19 – 22

10:30am - Full Circle Drumming
10:45am - Black Snake Productions educational and interactive talks
11:15am - Tulip Fairy Story Telling in the Fairy Garden
11:30am - Kung Fu Panda Live Stage Show
12:15pm - Le Petit Circus Show
12:15pm - Tulip Fairy Story Telling in the Fairy Garden
12:30pm - Kung Fu Panda Meet and Greet (20min, be early limited spaces, weather dependant)
1:00pm - Full Circle Drumming
1:15pm - Black Snake Productions educational and interactive talks
2:00pm - Kung Fu Panda Live Stage Show
2:30pm - Le Petit Circus Show
2:30pm - Tulip Fairy Story Telling in the Fairy Garden
3:30pm - Tulip Fairy Story Telling in the Fairy Garden

All day: Petting Zoo, Black Snake’s reptiles display, Dutch Findlay Fairground Organ, Fairy Garden, Treasure Hunt, Dutch Games, Garden Games, Obstacle Course, Sand Play, Craft activities*, Sandwizard*, Tractor Ride*, Face Painting* and more.

  • Small fee applies

week two program

September 26 – 29

10:30am - Full Circle Drumming
10:45am - Black Snake Productions educational and interactive talks
11:15am - Tulip Fairy Story Telling in the Fairy Garden
11:30am - PAW Patrol Live Stage Show
12:15pm - Whoopee Disco
12:15pm - Tulip Fairy Story Telling in the Fairy Garden
12:30pm - PAW Patrol Meet and Greet (20min, be early limited spaces, weather dependant)
1:00pm - Full Circle Drumming
1:15pm - Black Snake Productions educational and interactive talks
2:00pm - PAW Patrol Live Stage Show
2:30pm - Woopee Disco
2:30pm - Tulip Fairy Story Telling in the Fairy Garden
3:30pm - Tulip Fairy Story Telling in the Fairy Garden

Keep an eye on social media for any changes, we will also update this site as required.

All day: Petting Zoo, Black Snake’s reptiles display, Dutch Findlay Fairground Organ, Fairy Garden, Treasure Hunt, Dutch Games, Garden Games, Obstacle Course, Sand Play, Craft activities*, Sandwizard*, Tractor Ride*, Face Painting* and more.

  • Small fee applies

headline shows

Kung Fu Panda Live - Po may be the legendary Dragon Warrior but when the great Kung Fu Master WuWu challenges Po to a Kung Fu Tournament. Packed full of great music and interactive activities, kids will love joining in with everyone’s favourite Panda as they learn some cool Kung Fu moves and along the way discover the greatest Kung Fu power of all – believing in yourself. (FREE)

PAW Patrol Live - Do you have what it takes to be a PAW Patrol Trainee? Join Ryder, Chase and Marshall as they answer Mayor Goodway’s call for help to save the “Adventure Bay Talent Show”. Get Ready for Action and warm up as Ryder and the Pups take you through all the moves for the Pup, Pup Boogie and make this the best rescue mission ever. (FREE)

Le Petit Circus - A family circus extravaganza! A 45 minute show packed with amazing acrobatics, stacks of silliness, perfect for children and the young at heart. This high energy circus show has been performed to massive crowds all over the country. (FREE)

Whooppee Disco - A funky little group with plenty of fun interaction. Lean some new moves and have a blast.

fun activites

Full Circle Drumming Workshops - Come and immerse yourself in a drumming workshop for all ages. It is a lot of fun. (FREE)

Petting Zoo - See and touch a large variety of farm animals, with trained staff from Animals on the Move there to ensure your child has a memorable farm animal experience. Children are invited to get to know the animals including: calves, sheep and lambs, baby goats, rabbits and friendly miniature pigs. They are here all day, with short breaks to rest and rotate the animals. (FREE)

Black Snake Reptile Zoo - interact with crocodiles, lizards and more under the supervision of the trained and caring staff. They are here all day, with short breaks to rest and rotate the animals. (FREE)

Fairy Story Telling - An inspiring children’s story teller. Her terrific imagination and sense of fun makes for magical children’s entertainment. (FREE)

Face Painting - Sensational local artists will transform you into a superhero, tiger, fairy princess and more! The Artistic Dragonfly and her team are the best there is, a beautiful way to add to your memories of the day. $13pp

Mez's Craft Workshop and Sandwizard - Create a lasting memory of your visit that you can take home. Hands on activities involving the childhood favourites of painting, sticking and drawing ... and you don’t have to clean up the mess! Craft activities range between $6-$12.

Tulip Tractor Ride - Visitors can take a tour of the fields in our novel mobile. $5 per person or $15 for a family of 4.

more fun to be had!

Of course there are the millions of spring flowers on show, to wander through and enjoy. We have a large sand play area to muck about in. Our obstacle course is there to challenge young and old. You could try your hand at Sjoelenbak, the traditional Dutch game of skill and a little bit of luck. Relax in the sunshine with a picnic and some lawn games. Visit the fairy garden and discover some magic. Our Treasure Hunt is there to challenge, can you find the Flower Fairies to win your prize?! Check out the worlds biggest clog, and climb inside for a pic. Enjoy your time and make some memories.