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Confectionery Capers

1028 McIvor Hwy, Junortoun, Victoria 3551, Australia
+61 3 5449 3315
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Lots of fun for children

We visited with our grandchildren on the recommendation of friends. Our grandchildren really... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AllanJane_11
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Melbourne
AMAZING!

We found this place on trip advisor whilst touring around Victoria (visiting from Denmark) and... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
debbie h
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Confectionery Capers is an exposition of the wheel [man's greatest invention], the English language and Confectionery.Visitors are encouraged to think laterally and creatively as they interpret hundreds of mechanical and language displays with hidden or oblique meanings.It is fun!fun!fun! and suitable for all ages! It is particularly appropriate for families, schools and Community Groups.
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1028 McIvor Hwy, Junortoun, Victoria 3551, Australia
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+61 3 5449 3315
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"dad jokes"
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"interactive displays"
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"amazing engineering"
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"mind boggling"
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"bendigo cbd"
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"pulley"
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"physical"
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"tinkering"
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"puns"
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"hobby"
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"sensory"
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"fun"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited with our grandchildren on the recommendation of friends. Our grandchildren really enjoyedtheir time here and were fascinated by some of the pulleys and gears. All the children in the building were engrossed and having fun. Adults you will find it interesting too. Worth...More

Thank AllanJane_11
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We found this place on trip advisor whilst touring around Victoria (visiting from Denmark) and happened to by driving past with our 4 kids aged 6-13. Had no real idea what to except. We were not disappointed. This place was amazing. Could have spent hours...More

Thank debbie h
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Although originally built exclusively for children this is a fascinating experience for adults. The name suggests it is a lolly shop however this is not the case. Confectionery features in a number of the interactive displays. Located a short drive out of Bendigo but well...More

Thank Malcolm A
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

We visited this attraction in April 2018 What an amazing sight you see as you step inside. A short instruction is given by the owner, before you are let loose in this mind boggling assortment of toys and contraptions all moving in various ways, some...More

Thank Alec R
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Wow. What a place . My wife's grandparents who live in bendigo suggested that we take our 3 year old son here for a visit and we were not disappointed. It's hard to describe this place and photos alone will not do it justice, but...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We were recommended this place by the visitor info centre in Bendigo. We arrived and there was no one there and the sign stated to ring the bell at the house next door. The lovely lady said old mate would be back in a couple...More

Thank LCDCC
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

We've been here before, just had to return to show friends travelling with us today. We are amazed at what we didn't see the first time! This is not a shiny, bells and whistles tech computer game, but something that sparks the little grey cells...More

Thank JannieLou
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

In a medium-sized shed a little way out of Bendigo CBD there resides the most amazing collection of operational toys and constructions that one could ever wish to see! In addition, if you are fond of the odd pun - you will find a multitude...More

Thank DADD23
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We went there not knowing what to expect The elderly gentleman and artist of this exhibit came from his home out the back, charged us $6 each as we are seniors, and announced it would take 3 minutes to get it all going As we...More

Thank judybirkenhead
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

I've been to this very high quality attraction on 3 occasions, each time with another adult and children. From the moment you walk in the man who is owner operator, wins adults and kids over with his friendliness. Until you attend, you cannot possibly imagine...More

Thank Colin C
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