Easter Egg Hunts in Melbourne
Want to make the most of Easter in 2023? 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 April 7th to 10th 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 Easter activities to keep the festive fun factor going strong.
Buckets at the ready for the best Easter egg hunts in Melbourne!
Easter Egg Hunts in Melbourne
1. Luna Park
Over 30,000 Easter eggs are being hidden at Luna Park this year to make for one epic Easter egg hunt in Melbourne!
The annual Great Easter Eggs Hunts at Luna Park are back in 2023 and are kicking off the autumn holidays 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. There are 12 egg hunt sessions daily on Easter Saturday and Sunday only from 12.30 pm to 4.15 pm.
Where: Luna Park Melbourne
When: Easter Saturday and Sunday, 8 - 9 April 2023
Cost: Check the website
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2. 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: Dromana Estate Winery, Tuerong
When: 7-9 April 2023
Cost: $20 per child
3. Blue Lotus Water Garden
This Easter, visit Blue Lotus Water Garden and enjoy a magical garden experience while hunting for eggs.
From 8-10 April 2023, the Easter Bunny and their companions will be in the Flower Fairy Garden, leading some of our favourite Easter egg hunts in Melbourne. During the hunts, kids will look for artificial eggs and offer them to the Easter Bunny, who will then exchange them for four large chocolate eggs - yum!
Children can also participate in a roving pantomime featuring beloved characters such as Alice in Wonderland and the Mad Hatter! There really is a whole lot of fun to be had at Blue Lotus Water Garden this Easter.
Where: Blue Lotus Water Garden, 2628 Warburton Hwy, Yarra Junction
When: 8-10 April 2023
Cost: $9 per child for the Easter Egg Hunt
4. Warratina Lavender Farm
From 8 to 9 April, 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: 8-9 April 2023
Cost: $10 per child for the Easter Egg Hunt and $10 group entry to the farm
5. Yarra Valley or Great Ocean Road Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
Why not head to Yarra Valley or Great Ocean Road Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery and join in their renowned Easter egg hunts in Melbourne?
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: 8-9 April 2023
Cost: $6.50 per child for the Easter Egg Hunt
6. Tesselaar KaBloom Festival of Flowers
The Tesselaar KaBloom Flower Festival Easter Hunt is all-new, and you won't be hunting eggs —you'll be on the hunt for rabbits!
It's a scavenger hunt for all ages and runs throughout the Easter weekend. To join the fun, purchase your clue sheet from one of the shops. But hurry —only 250 spots are available daily, so make sure you get in early!
To play, follow the clues around the farm to find the famous rabbits, then write down their names. Take your answers to one of the shops to claim your fabulous prize, which includes a fluffy, cuddly bunny and eight Cadbury eggs. To be eligible for the prize, you must purchase the Rabbit Hunt clue sheet. See you there!
Where: Tesselaar Flower Farm 357 Monbulk Road, Silvan
When: 7-10 April 2023
Cost: $10 per person
7. Preston Market
The annual Easter egg 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: 8 April 2023 from11 am to 1 pm
8. 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, and FYI, it's free!
Other exciting activities include egg 'n' spoon races and egg-throwing competitions, with plenty of prizes up for grabs. 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: 2 April 2023, 12 pm
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