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.
This exhibition allows kids to enjoy learning about art and the famous artists from the late 19th century and early 20th Century. The collection of 65 pieces including pieces from Picasso, Matisse and Bonard to name a few, is on loan of the State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg.
There is a NEW monthly Family Day at The Calyx! Every last Sunday of each month families and children are welcome to take part in a variety of workshops, fun activities and games!
Dive into the immersive Whales | Tohorā exhibition that brings the incredible world of whales to life at the Australian Museum.
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 unit June 2019.
The Art Gallery of NSW hosts FREE Drop In and Make sessions throughout the year for kids.
Carriageworks unveils its most ambitious visual arts project, a major exhibition by acclaimed American artist Nick Cave, presented free to the public from 23 November 2018 until 3 March 2019. NICK CAVE: UNTIL marks Carriageworks’ most substantial presentation of work by a solo artist and Nick Cave’s largest exhibition to date.
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, opening at the Museum of Sydney.
Young Padawans will have much to learn this summer School Holiday at the Powerhouse Museum, with a series of exhilaratingly educational workshops as part of STAR WARS Identities. Budding Jedi Knights of all ages can stay entertained throughout the school break, with everything from crafting their own droids to creating top motion films with their own characters from 17th December until 24th January 2019.
Enjoy the family atmosphere of a KFC Big Bash League match these summer school holidays.
Andy and Terry are back! Standing 91-stories high, the fantastical ever-growing treehouse has become more dangerous than ever. Come on up and explore their weird and wonderful world live on stage as they face their biggest challenge ever - babysitting!
KIDsize Living recently had the opportunity to interview Andy Griffiths, best selling children's author ahead of the National Tour. Catch them in Sydney from 3rd - 20th January.
Find happiness on a tiny patch of land in the middle of the big city, with free kids movies playing this summer.
Sydney’s favourite family entertainment The Wind in the Willows continues its summer tradition returning to the beautiful surrounds of Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney from Friday 5 to Sunday 28 January 2018.
Camperdown Commons and Camperdown Tennis offer a unique line up of experiences and activities to ensure your kids are thoroughly entertained throughout the school holidays.
Experience school holiday fun at Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL these school holidays!
Every January, Sydney Festival starts the new year with a bang, transforming the city with a bold cultural celebration based on critical ideas and cutting-edge art and performance.
A brand-new production of Rudyard Kipling’s children’s classic, Jungle Book comes to Vaucluse House this January.
Ickypedia is “ Rambunctious genius….Super fun – a brilliant mix of clowning and gross-out humour, general mischief with manic theatrical surprises the kids will go nuts for”. **** The Age
Gymkidz in Newtown are running their successful holiday program again this Summer. Gymkidz camps combine gymnastics, creative activities and energising games! Kids are active, entertained and engaged.
Tumble and fly through the magical world of Wolfgang on stage and experience Mozart's irrepressible spirit and vibrant compositions through physical comedy and mischievous antics.
This event is in it’s 21st year! Visiting 10 cities and towns across Australia, with more than 200,000 kids participating since it began. Hitting Sydney on Sunday 3rd February at Sydney Olympic Park and for the first time being held at Camden on Sunday 24th February.
The West End's triumphant disaster. Will they ever make it to Neverland?
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!