Sunshine Fire Station Family Day

Saturday March 23.  10am  - 12 noon
30 McIntyre Street, Sunshine.
The " Fantastic Firies " at Sunshine are planning to put on a show just for our heart kids and their families.
A demonstration of their equipment and hands on opportunities for our kids will help ensure a great day.

Please register for the event here


Escape Room

Register your interest to participate in a HeartKids Escape Room Challenge and leave everyday life behind for an hour of intense exhilaration, during which you and your teammates attempt to escape a locked room by following a series of wickedly cryptic clues. Contact for more information.

Escape Room

Art for Soothing and Strengthening

Anne Riggs PhD Artist, invites people who are experiencing loss into her studio to explore, create and express their grief. There is no pressure to share your story, but comfort is usually found by being in the presence of others who are mourning. Art experience is not necessary.

Running over 2sessions:

Dates: 23rd March


Location: Highett.

Cost: $80 each session, clay included. Please see or call Anne on 0417 526 636 for more information and to book your place.



KidsFlix Event, Glen Waverley

 Thanks to Arthritis Australia families with a heart child or heart angel are invited to attend a free Kidsflix movie event. 

When:   Saturday 30 March 2019

Time:     9am start for 10am movie screening 

Where:  Village Cinemas, Century City Walk, 285-287 Springvale Road, Glen Waverley VIC 

Organisers are waiting for cinema approval regarding which movie will be shown however it will be either The LEGO Movie 2 or WONDER PARK The child who is the beneficiary of the invitation must be 16 years or under and be living with a chronic illness, disability or in a disadvantaged situation. Please note children must be accompanied by an adult (18+) at all times. Please email with the movie you want to see, number of adults, number of children, if you give permission for photos and if you require wheelchair access.

Lego Movie (002)      Wonder Park (002)


Allan Lord HeartKids Family Fun Day 2019


The Kiwanis Club of Moorabbin will again be offering our families a fun day out at the Steam Locomotive Society of Victoria, in Moorabbin

Sunday 14 April 2019, 12noon - 2.30pm.

BBQ lunch will be provided at 12 noon followed by miniature train rides from 1pm.

Extended family and friends are welcome.  Please click here to book your place.



Razzamatazz Variety Show Tickets 

Various dates and times depending on location


HeartKids have some free tickets for family and friends to attend the comedy variety Razzamatazz show.  The show runs for 60 minutes.

Tuesday 23 April 2019, 2pm

Door of Hope centre, Launceston (courtesy of Children First Foundation)

Wednesday 24 April 2019, 2pm

Burnie Arts and Function Centre  (courtesy of Children first Foundation)

Friday 26 April 2019, 2pm

Paranaple Arts Centre (formerly DECC), Devonport (courtesy of Rotary club of Devonport)

Sunday 28 April 2019, 1pm and 4pm

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. (courtesy of Immune Deficiencies Foundation Australia)


If you would like tickets please register here 

For further information, contact Lynette at or on 0418 548 879.

HeartKid Branch Catch Ups

Our volunteer Branch Coordinators do an incredible job of organising local catch ups in various locations across Victoria and Tasmania. If you would like to attend one of our scheduled events it is important that you register you interest to attend with your local branch coordinator. Please contact Amy Heafield if you need more information on finding your local branch at or 0431 544 510

HeartKids Morning Teas at The Royal Children's Hospital

When: Tuesdays & Thursdays

Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Where: Third Floor Parent Lounge
Details: All ward, PICU, NICU and outpatient families are welcome to join us for morning tea. We look forward to seeing you there!