Eggciting Easter Egg Hunts in Melbourne 2024

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Want to make the most of Easter in 2024? Then you can't miss out on fun, family-friendly Easter egg hunts in Melbourne!

There are loads of egg-cellent Easter egg hunts taking place throughout Melbourne and beyond during the Easter long weekend from Friday 29 March to Monday 1 April this year. Kids are sure to love the thrill of finding chocolate treats at these exciting locations—and once all the eggs have been found, there are plenty of activities to keep the festive fun factor going strong.

Buckets at the ready!

Eggciting Easter Egg Hunts in Melbourne 2024

1. Luna Park

Luna Park
Book your tickets for Easter at Luna Park!

Over 30,000 Easter eggs are being hidden at Luna Park this year at one of the most epic Easter egg hunts in Melbourne!

The annual Great Easter Eggs Hunt at Luna Park is back in 2024 and are kicking off the festivities at everyone's favourite amusement park.

30,000 big and little eggs will be dotted around the Garden Terrace for little bunnies to find, along with Easter cups provided. To add to the fun this year, on both Easter Saturday and Easter Sunday, a mysterious Golden Egg will be hidden somewhere in the park. Find it, and you’ll be the proud owner of a giant 600g Golden Egg, a luxurious Easter Hamper from Chocolatier Australia, AND an Annual Pass for an entire year of fun at Luna Park Melbourne! 

Where:     Luna Park Melbourne
When:      Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 March 2024
Cost:        $7.50 with an Unlimited Rides ticket 

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2. Melbourne Easter Show

Easter egg hunts in Melbourne
Melbourne Easter Show

Grab your family and friends and head to the much-loved Melbourne Easter Show in Mornington for one of the best Easter egg hunts in Melbourne.

Experience all the food, fun, and carnival rides you can handle over the long weekend and get your head in the game for an egg hunt of 50,000 eggs. Yep, you read that right. 50,000 eggs!

In addition to the egg hunts, there'll be a wide range of children's activities, interactive demonstrations, roving entertainers, carnival rides, and much, much more! 

Where:    Mornington Peninsula
When:     TBA
Cost:       TBA

3. Warratina Lavender Farm

Warantina Lavender Farm Easter
This picturesque lavender farm is a great place to head for Easter this year!

Come and participate in the yearly Easter Egg Hunt with the Easter Bunny at the beautiful Warratina Lavender Farm.

Each child will receive a map of the farm to aid in the hunt for six egg tokens hidden throughout the stunning lavender farm and gardens. Once they have found all of them, they will receive a bag of chocolate eggs of varying sizes to enjoy!

Where:    Warratina Lavender Farm, 105 Quayle Road, Wandin Yallock
When:     TBA
Cost:       TBA

4. Yarra Valley or Great Ocean Road Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery

Yarra Valley Chocolaterie Easter
The Easter bunnies await for at Melbourne's favourite chocolaterie! 

Why not head to Yarra Valley or Great Ocean Road Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery and join in their renowned Easter egg hunt?

Kids can follow four clues and then present them to the Easter Bunny for a special Easter Gift Box packed with scrumptious chocolate eggs and mini bunnies. Spots are limited, so don't wait to sign up for the select times on Good Friday and Easter Saturday!

Where:    Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery, 35 Old Healesville Road, Yarra Glen and 1200 Great Ocean Rd, Bellbrae
When:     TBA
Cost:       TBA

5. Preston Market 

Preston Market Easter
Preston Market Egg Hunt

The annual Easter hunt is back at Preston Market!

Get ready to start your hunt at the management office and fill your basket with plenty of yummy mini chocolate eggs. And that's not all—during the event, there will also be a free activity and colouring station for the kids to enjoy. Easter fun at its finest!

Where:    Preston Market, 30A The Centreway, Preston
When:     24 March 2024, 11 am to 1 pm
Cost:       FREE

6. Eynesbury Homestead

Easter egg hunts in Melbourne
Easter at Eynesbury Homestead.

Get ready for an egg-stravaganza at Eynesbury Homestead's Pre-Easter Funday. The homestead is hosting an enormous hunt with 10,000 eggs to find, plus pony rides, a petting zoo, and more.

And to top it all off, the movie 'Hop' will be shown on the lawn at 2 pm, complete with bean bags, popcorn, and a special appearance from the Easter Bunny himself.

Where:    Eynesbury Homestead, 487 Eynesbury Rd, Eynesbury
When:     24 March 2024, 12 pm - 5 pm
Cost:       $10 per ticket + booking fee

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