This year, Children’s Week will take place from Saturday 22 October to Sunday 30 October 2016.
Children’s Week 2016 will be launched on Friday 21 October at GPAC’s
Poppykettle Festival 2016 Kinder Day. The Kinder Day will run between
9:30am and 1:30pm with free activities and interactive theatre performances. The
launch of Geelong Children’s Week 2016 will be held at 12:00pm.
Children’s Week is an international event designated by the United Nations, and celebrated annually in the fourth week of October.
The week is designed to celebrate and promote the unique contributions that young children make to our community, and focus community attention on the needs and issues associated with early childhood.