Easter weekend Melbourne things to do and opening hours 2020
The shops that are open and things to do at home this Easter long weekend in Melbourne.
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With the long weekend (10-13 April 2020) just around the corner, we've got all the information you need. Find out which stores will be open for last minute essential grocery runs and fun at-home activity options for you and the family.
It's important now more than ever that activities over the Easter weekend are kept within the home. In an effort to battle the current health pandemic it is vital that good hygiene is continued and social distancing is being practiced.
What would you like to do this Easter long weekend in Melbourne?
What shops are open Easter weekend in Melbourne?
With stricter regulations currently being put into place, most stores have temporarily closed. Grocery stores and pharmacies are still open. These trading hours have been updated as of 8 April 2020 and are subject to change.
While these physical stores are open for essential shopping, most stores offer online shopping and delivery which might be more preferable in light of the situation.
Things to do at home over the Easter long weekend
Free kids activities from Experience Oz
Download and print out some fun activities to keep the kids busy at home.
- Price: Free
Online paint and sip lesson from RedBalloon
Channel your creativity and enjoy your own painting session at home. Get an access for 14 days to your choice of sip and paint session.
- Price: $25
Circuit Tennis and Soccer Set - 2 in 1 from eBay
- Price: $15
Paint Your Own Easter Eggs from Target Australia
Have your own Easter egg hunt at home with this paint your own Easter eggs.
- Price: $6
Buy a book from Booktopia
Make the kids and the kids at heart busy during this school holidays with a book that will match their interests.
- Price: Varies
Microsoft Xbox from eBay
This Microsoft Xbox One S console features 4K resolution, premium Dolby Atmos spatial audio, and high dynamic range graphics for more vivid colours and visual depth.
- Price: From $273
Nintendo Switch from eBay
Race with Mario and friends or play with other classic Nintendo games on this Nintendo Switch.
- Price: From $755
12-in-1 Games House from Target Australia
Features 12 classic games in one place - Chess, Mancala, Checkers, Backgammon, Pachisis, Tic Tac Toe, Passout, Solitaire, Snakes & Ladders, Chinese Checkers, Pick up sticks and playing cards.
- Price: $29
Monopoly Speed from Target Australia
Not a lot of time? No problem! The Monopoly Speed board game can be played in under 10 minutes.
- Price: $25
LEGO Creator Expert Roller Coaster from Target Australia
Build this LEGO roller coaster and imagine to take a ride - hold your breath and prepare to scream as you hurtle down the steep drop.
- Price: $329
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