School Holiday Activities
Activities, classes, sports and coaching sessions, arts and crafts and school holiday camps that will keep your children occupied during their school holidays.
School Holidays at the Australian Museum - 3 until 26 January 2015
Beat the summer heat these January school holidays with some fun-filled adventures for all ages and enjoy your last chance to see the Aztecs exhibition which must close 1st February 2015.
FREE movies by the Boulevard - 3 until 18 January 2015
Sydney Olympic Park's popular alfresco cinema series, Movies by the Boulevard will return for its 14th season of free entertainment under the stars throughout January 2015.
2015 Parkes Elvis Festival 7 - 11 January 2015
The 23rd annual Parkes Elvis Festival has a rocking program of more than 120 individual shows and events. Not only will the 2015 festival be celebrating Elvis Presley’s 80th birthday, the festival theme is the 1964 Elvis film Roustabout.
Darling Harbour Santa Fest 2014 - 29 November until 24 December
Darling Harbour will be buzzing with Christmas cheer when Santa Fest 2014 commences a month-long program of mainly-FREE festivities throughout.
Aztec Treasures - 13 September 2014 until 1 February 2015
Experience one of the world's greatest civilisations in Aztecs - an exhibition showcasing cultural treasures from Mexico's major museums, the exhibition features more than 200 priceless artefacts and dramatic multimedia touch-screens and immersive elements that tell the story of the spectacular and ultimately tragic rise and fall of the Aztec empire. These September school holidays and experience all the magic and colour of your very own fiesta.
School Holiday Apps
These Holidays there is no need to hear the cries of 'mum I'm bored!' with this array of entertaining apps, designed to keep kids entertained for hours - and even some to help you out! From the exciting adventures of Angry Birds Epic, to solving puzzles with Little Things Forever - there is something for every kid to love.
Clip 'N Climb Melbourne
Take up the challenge at Clip 'n Climb Melbourne. It's the newest concept in indoor climbing, NZ bred and built, and the first of its kind in Australia. There's challenges and climbs that look like nothing you've seen before.
Australia's newest and largest rail museum is located just 90 km from the Sydney metro area. Trainworks has fun interactive activities and an enormous outdoor play + picnic area and School Holiday programs vary each period - are sure to keen the little ones entertained, whether it's a photography workshop or a hands-on art class, there's always something exciting to do.
Celebrate Christmas in Lapland with 50 Degrees North
We all love the thrill of showing our kids the best that life can offer and Christmas is never better than in its traditional homeland. A landscape of snow, Finnish Christmas traditions and cuisine combined with Santa and his Elves will set their imagination soaring. 50 Degrees North will do the thinking and planning for you so sit back and enjoy an amazing family experience.
Hoyts Jnr Cinema's
Hoyts Jnr is the only dedicated cinema program for families with preschoolers. Hoyts Jnr is a unique cinema experience for preschoolers 3-6 yrs of age, consistently presenting the best preschool content on the big screen every Saturday and Sunday mornings. Hoyts Jnr offers exceptional value for families with a flat ticket price for all.
Phuket International Sports Club
Thanyapura provides a variety of sport camp opportunities for young athletes aged 8-18 to improve their skills and performance no matter their level of ability. The sport camps are designed to inspire young athletes, improve the skill development and promote enjoyment while participating in any sport activitie
Hunter Valley Gardens
Located in the heart of the Hunter vineyards, at the foothills of the Brokenback Ranges, are the spectacular Hunter Valley Gardens. Spanning over 25 hectares, be amazed by the sensational sights, colours and fragrances of the twelve stunning feature gardens.
Cable Ski Cairns
Cable Ski Cairns and Cables Wakepark Penrith offers a unique watersport experience to the whole family.
White Water World
Slide in for the ride of your life at WhiteWater World! Boasting eight of the hottest water rides in the world, loads of Wiggles water play, family slides and rides and a giant Cave of Waves. WhiteWater World is located right next door to Dreamworld so guests can enjoy unlimited access to both parks the same day!
So many worlds in one, Dreamworld has something for everybody. The Big 8 Thrill Rides include one of the tallest free-fall rides in the world, The Giant Drop. Experience Wiggles World, Tiger Island, The Australian Wildlife Experience, and Australia's first FlowRider and V8 Redline. Dreamworld is right next door to WhiteWater World - guests can access both parks on the same day!
Heron Island Resort
Heron Island's Junor Rangers Program has plenty to keep the kids having fun during the holidays.
Healesville Sanctuary is a perfect day out for all the little Devils in your family to come and meet ours with face painting, activities and keeper talks. You can come and discover the magic of lunar's secret forest these school holidays!
For the first time snow storms will descend on the new Antarctica exhibit at Melbourne Aquarium creating a beautiful blanket of fresh snow for our majestic King and cheeky Gentoo penguins to play on!
Holiday camps with NSW Department of Sport and Recreation
Our action packed camps are fully supervised by experienced staff. Kids learn social living skills, experience challenging activities, develop greater self esteem and make new friends. They also have fun and not a moment to spare! Packages cater for children and teenagers in school years two to twelve.
Our Little Treasure
FREE online resource for anyone caring for young children! Our Little Treasure provides hours of learning and fun for your child, with a little something for you too! Activities, recipes, articles and so much more. Site designed to be used by parents, grandparents, early childhood professionals, and carers of young children.
Activities4KIDS is an easy-to-use resource to find fun and exciting activities for KIDS and TEENS. We provide the community with an easy to use search directory with all kinds of activities, from team sports to solo pursuits, from holiday activities and birthday parties to weekend clinics and one-off adventures. Something for everyone!
Earthwatch - Save our frogs - Watagan Mountains, NSW
Earthwatch has family-friendly expeditions for kids and their parents to venture into beautiful wilderness areas to learn hands on about science and the environment. It may even inspire some budding David Attenboroughs!
Featherdale Wildlife Park - Doonside, Sydney, NSW
Featherdale boasts the world’s premier collection of Australian wildlife allowing visitors to get up close to 2300 animals from over 320 species. You can cuddle up to a koala and hand feed kangaroos for free all day. Located at Doonside, en route to the famous Blue Mountains, Featherdale is developing into one of the region's leading attractions
Glenworth Valley Horse Riding - Peats Ridge, Central Coast, NSW
Glenworth Valley, Australia's largest horse riding centre is a magnificent 3000 acre property surrounded by National Park. With over 200 horses available and 50kms of trails to explore, Glenworth Valley will provide you with an unforgettable horse riding experience