Geelong's Big Play Day 2020

Geelong's Big Play Day is a fun filled day for families with preschool children and is a highlight of National Playgroup Week 2020.

This family friendly event offers free and exciting interactive children's activities and entertainment by the Mik Maks, Krazy Koala and Dazzling Dan the Magic Man.

Participate in physical activities on the FIFA approved outdoor synthetic pitch, animal farm, Be Bop Circus.

The event also offers the opportunity to connect with local community services for children and families.

BYO picnic. Café will be open to purchase hot and cold drinks and simple snacks.

Entertainment schedule

The Mik Maks:  10:15am to 10:35am 
11:45am to 12:05pm 
1:00pm to 1:30pm 
Dazzling Dan Magic Show  12:15pm to 12:45pm
Krazy Koala Puppet Show:  11:00am to 11:30am 

Dazzling Dan will perform MC magic tricks between performances.

Participating organisations

  • Barwon Health - Healthy Communities
  • Barwon Child Youth and Family
  • Bethany Community Support Connect Up Program
  • Bethany Kindergarten Services
  • City of Greater Geelong:
  • Corio SES
  • Fun Farm 2U animal farm
  • Gateways Support Services
  • Geelong Botanic Gardens
  • Geelong Regional Library Corporation
  • Leisure Networks Mini Movers program
  • Little Kickers Geelong Soccer Program
  • Mini Maestros
  •  Parentmedic & Harry Helper
  • Roaming Reptiles
  • Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative
  • YMCA Geelong Edgym


24 March 2020, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM


  • Leisuretime Sports Precinct 262-282 Anakie Road, Norlane VIC 3214


  • This is a free event


  • Change room facilities Baby change facilities are onsite alongside standard toilets.
  • Children's activities
  • First Aid available First Aid Officers will be stationed in the event area.
  • Other All children must be supervised by an adult at all times. Children attending the event remain the responsibility of their parents or guardians at all times.
  • Parking available Public parking is available at The Leisuretime Centre. Pease follow all road and traffic detours and respect traffic officers instructions to ensure you safely arrive and exit the event.
  • Toilets available
  • Undercover areas
  • Wheelchair accessible Pram and wheelchair access is available at the venue. Please consider leaving your pram in the car if not required. Limited pram parking will be available at the venue.


Angela Baum


Phone: 03 5272 4816


Page last updated: Thursday, 20 February 2020