Life with kids in Sydney City
Join this wonderful program with themed activities running every week of school terms.
Come and play in the Garden!Dandy Lions is a delightful morning of gardening, craft, storytelling and play for young children and their carers. Each week we explore a new garden-related theme, with specially designed activities for children under the age of five.
Imagine having your very own 'Night at the Museum' moment, but with dinosaurs. Dinosnore at the Australian Museum is a sleepover like no other.
Are you a Yoda or more of a Darth Vader? Discover the forces that shape the Star Wars characters in STAR WARS TM Identities. This interactive adventure into the Star Wars galaxy is on at the Powerhouse Museum until June 2019.
Treasures Illuminated is the Australian Museum's newest visitor experience. A permanent light and sound show takes place twice daily at 11am and 2pm bringing to life many of the extraordinary artefacts that make up the 200 Treasures of the Westpac Long Gallery.
Atlantis is calling. Aquaman splashes into Madame Tussauds Sydney Dec 13. Will you help answer the call?
Discover something exciting on every corner this summer at the world premiere of How Cities Work interactive family exhibition, now open at the Museum of Sydney.
This school holidays, become a Bollywood superstar at Madame Tussauds Sydney with ‘LIGHTS, CAMERA, BOLLYWOOD!’, the brand new, permanent experience at the iconic Darling Harbour attraction.
Barangaroo Delivery Authority has unveiled details of Winter Camp, the largest festival of light, music and ideas in the Southern Hemisphere. Unique to Vivid Sydney, the six-metre tall puppetMarri Dyin (“Great Woman”) returns to Barangaroo.
Enter Luna Park Sydney beneath the huge grin on the iconic Face welcoming guests into a precinct which highlights the spirit of fun amongst Sydneysiders.
Junkyard Beats is renowned for dynamic rhythm performances and workshops filled with imagination, humour, fun and creativity. They present a series of high-energy routines that include body percussion, fire drumming, junk percussion, pyrotechnics and hilarious skits. Their family-friendly shows draw on inspiration from everyday life, the streets and the junkyard.
The 66th Sydney Film Festival (from 5th – 16th June) has seven family-friendly films which will screen at HOYTS Entertainment Quarter as part of the Family Program.
This two day art market takes place at the Overseas Passenger Terminal in The Rocks on 29th & 30th June 2019. There will be a whole host of hands-on cultural experiences, demonstrations, and performances for kids of all ages.
Bonnie Lythgoe presents her biggest Australian panto yet: JACK AND THE BEANSTALK a ‘GIANT’ 3D family panto musical spectacular at the majestic State Theatre starring Lucy Durack, Peter Rowsthorn, Jimmy Rees, Richard Reid, Luke Joslin, Anastasia Feneri, Malcolm Lord and Lachlan Dearing as ‘Jack’.
Grab your mouse ears and get ready for the ultimate interactive event at Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends.
A little magpie is blown from her nest. She lands on the edge of a suburban oval. All she can remember is something she heard, something big and beautiful…
Penguin Expedition is the world first-of-its kind penguin exhibit where guests can get up close and personal to a spectacular colony of King and Gentoo Penguins at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium.
Get up-close and personal with your favourite celebrities and become the star of the story with their new immersive experiences.
Go WILD in the city at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo. The Australian Animal Adventure in the Heart of the City! Step into an animal adventure as you journey around Australia. Walk through iconic Australian habitats and encounter some of the most loved, feared and unique animals.
Look, touch and listen within the Edge of the Trees sculpture on the museum's forecourt. Marvel at the amazing scale models of the ships of the First Fleet. Find out about the people and events that have shaped the character and soul of this city.
This museum is kid heaven and is a great wet weather activity. There are so many amazing activities for kids!
Perched on one of the sandstone ledges that gave The Rocks its name, Susannah Place is a typically English row of ‘two up, two down’ terraces, each originally with basement cellars and kitchens, separate laundries and bathrooms. Between 1844 and 1990, over 100 families called these four terrace houses home, living lives inextricably linked to the vibrant world of the Rocks beyond their front doors.
Both young and old will be blown away with their journey through Sea Life Sydney Aquarium. A must see if you are in the city with the family, whether you're local, visiting or just passing through, put it on your list!