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Darwin Festival Accounces 2017 Program

Family Films & Free Fun at Event Cinemas

Event Cinemas is gearing up for a pint sized takeover this June/July with the introduction of their winter school holiday program. Jam-packed with the biggest family blockbusters and FREE arts and crafts activities, the school holiday program is an extravaganza of film themed fun, rolling out at Event Cinema locations nationally.

Darwin Festival Accounces 2017 Program

Darwin Festival Accounces 2017 Program

Running over 18 tropical days this August (Thursday 10 - Sunday 27), Darwin Festival today announces a program of over 80 events, jam-packed with breathtaking performances, laugh out loud shows, immersive experiences and family fun.

Sydney Olympic Park's School Holiday Activities

Sydney Olympic Park's School Holiday Activities

Sydney Olympic Park's gigantic program of school holiday activities - Kids in the Park - is the hottest remedy to beat the winter boredom blues EVERY DAY of the school holidays, from 1-16 July (inclusive).

Harbourside Launches Icecapades

Harbourside Launches Icecapades

This July, Harbourside Shopping Centre will transform its Amphitheatre into a magical winter wonderland with the launch of ‘Harbourside Icecapades’. Running throughout the school holidays from the 1st to 16th of July, a waterfront ice rink, sparkling trees and a host of entertainment will provide the ultimate seasonal escape for locals and visitors.

minions luna park sydney

Minions take over Luna Park Sydney

Luna Park Sydney will play host to Despicable Me 3 this July, with Gru and his villainous Minions taking over the Park from July 1 - 16. Join the hunt for a despicable tresure in the Treasure Hunt activity, enjoy the outdoor ice rink located right beside Sydney Harbour, win Despicable Me 3 prizes when playing the Park carnival sideshow games and twist spin and drop on Luna Park’s famous rides, including Sydney’s tallest Ferris Wheel.

Hurley BL’s Blast Off

Hurley BL’s Blast Off Calls on Groms for Entries

Calls on young groms for entries

Food Truck Park

Food Truck Park

Rug up with friends and family at Melbourne’s home of street food this winter. The Food Truck Park is dishing out brand new events, bringing back crowd favourites and ready to delight guests throughout the colder months.

Birdsville races

Tickets on sale for 135th Birdsville Races

Australia’s favourite outback bucket-list experience – September 1 & 2, 2017

Guardians of the Galaxy Mission BREAKOUT

Taronga Zoo updates Zoo Friends

Taronga Zoo is updating their Zoo Friends annual membership program, to become even friendlier with free child annual passes!

Guardians of the Galaxy Mission BREAKOUT

Disneyland Resort in California

Guests heading to Disneyland Resort in California in search of summer, fun and adventure will be able to join forces with Guardians of the Galaxy as this intergalactic crew attempts its own escape in the rockin’ and irreverent new attraction, Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT!

Fiona Hall: Uneasy Season

Fiona Hall: Uneasy Seasons at the National Gallery of Victoria

or the first time in her career, one of Australia’s most significant artists, Fiona Hall has created an exhibition especially for teenagers and young children inviting them to consider the significance of the environment and the changing seasons.

Love Nature

On-demand wildlife and nature app 'love nature'

Love Nature, the subscription video on-demand nature app, brought to you by Blue Ant Media and Smithsonian Networks (a CBS company), producers of the world’s largest library of 4K (Ultra-HD) wildlife and nature documentaries

Hong Kong Disneyland

Explore, dream and soar at Disney Explorers Lodge

After exploring the seven themed lands of Hong Kong Disneyland, guests are able to take a break by relaxing amidst the magic at the brand new hotel, Disney Explorers Lodge. To add to the excitement, guests at Hong Kong Disneyland can also expect to be enthralled by the first ever Marvel-themed ride.

Nubo Alexandria

Nubo play centre opens in Alexandria

If the world is but a canvas to our imaginations, then Nubo is the perfect place for children to exercise them.

Questacon

Blockbuster Above and Beyond exhibition lands at Questacon

International aviation and aerospace exhibition Above and Beyond has touched down at Questacon. This interactive multisensory exhibition invites visitors to experience what it takes to make the ‘impossible’ possible in and above the sky.

Sydney Royal Easter Show

Eggs-traordinary ride takes virtual reality to the next level Sydney Royal Easter Show

Never mind the chocolate eggs – VR Land’s virtual reality egg cabins are the hot ticket for this Easter

Skypoint

SkyPoint Observation Deck's Circus in the sky at Q1, Surfers Paradise

These Easter school holidays the circus is coming to the SkyPoint Observation Deck and is guaranteed to keep your troupe seriously entertained 230 metres above the ground.

	
Wheres Wally? 30th Anniversary celebrations!

Where's Wally? 30th Anniversary celebrations!

What better way to officially kick off the school holidays than to try and find Wally for real!

Australia Zoo

Sunshine Coast has all the family favourites this Easter

LEGO Wonders of the World

Explore the world at interactive exhibition made entirely from LEGO' bricks!

Thanks to Ryan 'The Brickman' McNaught, Melburnians can explore a world of epic LEGO' masterpieces and learn about some of mankind's most amazing achievements from all over the globe, in a fully interactive, educational experience.

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi launches new thrill ride

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi has unveiled 'Turbo Track', a new, heart-pounding rollercoaster set to open at the end of March. The three-stage experience, which gives guests an authentic feel of what it's like to become a Ferrari test driver, is the latest thrilling addition to the park.

Coleman Camp Club

Coleman Camp Club

For the first time, Coleman will be offering a series of four specially designed weekend escapes for novice campers, showing just how enjoyable and easy camping can be.

The Escape Hunt Experience

Calling all family detectives! If you love doing challenging things as a family, solving mysteries and consider yourself a 'super sleuth', then The Escape Hunt Experience is just what you're after!

Penguin Expedition SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium's world first exhibit - Penguin Expedition – featuring the city's first and only colonies of King and Gentoo Penguins officially launches over this week.

Sand In The City

Sydney’s beaches come to town with SAND IN THE CITY - an playful new, sand filled, interactive exhibition - perfect for our ones in the school holidays, opens at Museum of Sydney on 3 December 2016.

Thredbo launches 2017 Season Pass Sale

Access Unlimited Riding & Global Benefits Lock in the lowest price guarantee with a small deposit of only $49

Echuca Holiday Park wins 2016 Regional Tourism Awards

Echuca Holiday Park, located on the banks of the Murray River took our Caravan and Holiday Park gold.

Bali Zoo - Bali

Mix up your next holiday in paradise with a trip to Bali Zoo, where kids can get hands-on caring for elephants, cuddling up to pythons and dining with lions.

Sigatoka River Safari - Fiji

On Fiji’s Coral Coast a brand new tour by the Sigatoka River Safari brand promises to leave adrenaline-seekers well and truly satisfied.

Big4 Tweed Billabong's New Water Park - Northern NSW

Holidays with Kids blogger Emily & her family were the first to check out the new water park at BIG4 Tweed Billabong!

The Longreach Big 3 Pass - Queensland

The Longreach Big 3 Pass is the only ticket you need to get the most your of your holiday in Longreach. A joint venture between the Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame, Qantas Founders Museum and Kinnon & Co, the pass includes almost everything you'd want to do.

Family Fun at Harbourside Shopping Centre - Sydney

Holidays with Kids blogger Robyn de Beer heads to Harbourside to discover how you can have a day of family fun in a shopping centre.

iFLY Downunder Indoor Skydiving

iFLY Downunder Indoor Skydiving

The iFLY Downunder indoor skydiving facility is a state of the art centre that delivers an exhilarating, thrilling and high energy experience that the whole family will want to share. Indoor skydiving is a safe and fun adventure activity for ages 3 to 103.

Trainworks 

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.

Twirl and Velma join the Little Penguin party at Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary

Two new female Little Penguins have arrived at the Sanctuary’s ‘Penguin Cove’ to even out the stakes

WilderQuest - fun and innovative children's program

WilderQuest, an initiative of the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS), provides exciting online activities to help your children find out more about the natural world and motivate them to explore the great outdoors safely.

Could you kids pick out Australia's most unknown animals?

WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo is urging people to spare a thought for the rarely-recognised Aussie animals that call this great country home, including the Perentie - one of the world's largest lizard species, a title which is no mean feat.

Hoyts Jnr

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.

Hunter Valley Gardens

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. 

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