Winter activities to do with the kids

by Elisa Parry

There’s plenty of fun to be had by all!

Need a strategy to stay sane these winter school holidays? Luckily, we’ve got loads of action-packed activities guaranteed to keep the kids entertained. From swinging through the trees on a zipline adventure to parent and child cooking classes, here are a few experiences we recommend. 

High ropes and zipline adventure Tamborine
QLD: Tiny tot’s high rope and zipline adventure

There’s no reason tiny tots can’t have big adventures! This high ropes course is built for ages 3 to 7 years old. It’s safe and loads of fun with over 50 obstacles to keep the kids entertained.

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Parent and child Asian cooking class Melbourne
VIC: Parent and child Asian cooking class

Enjoy a delicious day out learning to cook Thai, Vietnamese, Japanese or Chinese cuisine. The best bit? You get to eat your creations at the end of the class!

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Glamping at Glenworth Valley
NSW: Luxury glamping at Glenworth Valley – 2 nights

Kids love camping and the great bit about glamping is that everything is already set up for you when you arrive! Just don’t forget the marshmallows!

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BBQ boat rental adelaide
SA: 2 hour BBQ boat rental – for up to 6

Looking for something a little different? Book your very own BBQ boat! Enjoy a delicious lunch while you cruise down the picturesque River Torrens.

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LEGOLAND Discovery Centre
VIC: LEGOLAND discovery centre day pass

Does life get any better than a day at LEGOLAND? Welcome to your new favourite place complete with 12 awesome attractions including rides, a jungle gym and thousands of LEGO bricks to play with!

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Young boy and girl on ride at Dreamworld
QLD: 3 day ticket to Dreamworld, WhiteWater World and Skypoint

Heading to the Gold Coast to stay warm? Take in all the sites with a 3 day pass to Dreamworld, WhiteWater World and Skypoint Tower. Prepare for countless days of thrills, fun and laughs!

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mother and daughter dance classes
QLD: 6 mother and daughter dance classes

Dust off your dancing shoes! This adorable experience is suitable for children aged between six months and 2.5 years. The lessons aim to encourage confidence, kinetic coordination, musicality and instructional listening skills.

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Young boy surfing at URBNSURF, Melbourne
VIC: Beginner surf lesson at URBNSURF

It’s a bit too chilly to head to the beach, but you can still hit the waves at Australia’s first ever surf park. This lesson is suitable for first timers or beginners and will have you riding your little one riding the waves confidently in no time!

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Looking for more ideas? Head to our kids and family hub for more inspiration.

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