It’s not easy keeping the kids entertained during the school holidays. Adventure lies in every part of Sydney and there’s no shortage of fun, affordable and engaging activities to keep the little ones happy. Not to mention – it’s easy to find accommodation in Sydney to make your stay pleasant.
Check out these school holiday ideas to make your Sydney trip memorable this year.
Disney on Ice
Celebrate over 100 years of Disney magic with an ice skating spectacle with faithful recreations of 14 Disney favourites from past and present such as Frozen, Toy Story, Finding Nemo, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, Aladdin and much more.
Hosted by the ‘Mouse-ter’ of Ceremonies Mickey Mouse, you’ll go on a magical journey to witness classic scenes from your favourite movies while singing along to over 30 Disney tunes from “Let it Go!’ to “Hakuna Matata” and “You Got a Friend in Me.”
Your kids will love this memorable showcase as they skate through over 100 years of animation history.
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium
Dive deep into Sea Life Aquarium to get up close with over 700 different species and 13,000 animals. Take a day trip and explore 12 vibrant habitat zones featuring Australian sea life in stunning recreations of the Great Barrier Reef, Dugong Island, Sydney Harbour and many more.
In the Penguin Exhibition, you can get up close and personal with the King and Gentoo Penguin colony, and even take an educational sub-Antarctic boat cruise where you’ll feel every breeze, flurry of snow and the immersive lighting.
There’s plenty of accommodation in Sydney near the Sea Life Aquarium. In fact, Sydney East Luxury Apartment is only a short 18 minute tram ride!
Treetops Western Sydney
Challenge yourself to complete a physically intense and adrenalin-pumping course of different activities located out in the Sydney tree tops. Choose from 2 unique courses ideal for children ages 3+ and 5+ years, along with the ‘Crazy Rider’ which is the world’s longest rollercoaster zip line.
Journey through exciting courses filled with different obstacles such as flying foxes, climbing walls, twisted ladders, suspended rafts, tight ropes, and much more. Whether you’re a beginner or fitness enthusiast, you’ll find something to please the whole family.
One of the best bike tracks in Australia can be found here. Accommodating for Sydney children of all ages, it’s a magnificent tour full of surprising twists and turns.
During the school holidays, the Cycling Centre will run daily from 11am till 3pm. Children can turn up, register, then rent a balance bike and helmet absolutely free of charge. It’s a fun and accessible way for young children to learn how to ride on two wheels – plus it gets them out in the fresh air for a few hours.
Scattered around Sydney are many playgrounds, each with their own attractions and landscapes to make the visit worthwhile. From the tennis courts of Alexandria Park, to the 16 hectares of open field at Hyde Park and the exciting Flying Fox at Victoria Park – there’s something for children of all ages.
Even if you’re stuck looking for accommodation in Sydney, you can relax knowing a casual park is most likely just around the corner from you.
Sydney East Luxury Apartment is the perfect hub for a school holiday vacation. Featuring all the comforts of home, stunning views of the city and conveniently located in the heart of the CBD – it has everything you need under one roof.
For stylish and practical accommodation in Sydney, book now and prepare yourself for a memorable urban adventure.