We’re helping take the stress out of school holidays, with a curated list of 12 kids’ activities to keep your little ones busy over the winter school holidays. All the activities you need to plan a fun school holiday break can be found at Canberra Centre.
1. Save Big And Enjoy Exclusive Entertainment Options With the Bundle of Fun
These school holidays there is no better way to blow off steam and burn energy than with our Bundle of Fun Pass. From striking out at Kingpin bowling to catching the latest flicks on the big screen at Dendy, we’ve got the whole family covered.
Our Bundle of Fun Pass puts you in the driver’s seat, with access to all THREE of our great attractions plus a $10 Food Court voucher for you to stock up on energy before continuing your entertainment tour at Canberra Centre. We have also included a free parking pass to make it easy for the whole family to park in one of our car parks while having fun. FIND OUT MORE
2. Keep your kids entertained with our school holiday Street Fest
Street Fest is coming to Canberra Centre! With lots of interesting workshops on offer, the kids are sure to be entertained these School Holidays. If your kids love hip-hop and all things street join us these school holidays. We will be hosting lots of interesting workshops and giving away some free goodies!
Bring out their inner artist, at our Street Art and Graffiti Workshops! Hosted by some of the most talented Canberra Street Artists, they will be teaching the basics of street art and graffiti. Secure tickets HERE.
Get the kids ready to bust a move at our street-inspired dance workshops with the latest Hip Hop, House, and Poppin’ dance moves! Secure tickets HERE.
Let your kids experience the joy of a classic Disney films you enjoyed when you were little. Remastered for the current cinema experience are some fabulous Disney classics, from 1951’s Alice In Wonderland, the very first Disney animated feature Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and the iconic 1994 The Lion King..
Dendy Canberra Centre will be screening these iconic flicks from June 26th to July 11. Dendy Club Members can see these flicks for the special low price of $8. Secure your tickets HERE
Also on offer over the holidays are new Hollywood blockbusters such as Space Jam, and Black Widow, FIND OUT MORE.
5. Create A Family Steps Fitness Challenge
With the Olympic Games not far away, now is the perfect time for some friendly family competition. Fitness Trackers are a fun way to encourage your kids to head outdoors and increase their fitness over the holidays. If you’re looking to add an exciting challenge, organise a step goal and have a family challenge with fun prizes.
7. Keep the littlest family members happy
Allow your mini-me to climb, crawl and traverse through our kids' playspace located on level 1, near Kingpin.
9. Plan an indoor picnic
With crisper days and even cooler nights, sometimes the perfect family get together is in cosy comfort at home. Bring the joy of the family picnic indoors and plan a loungeroom picnic instead. Spread out a beautiful picnic rug or layer throws on the floor, Bed Bath N Table have many beautiful options in store. Next string up some fairy lights up, to create a warm magical atmosphere. For food why not create a coffee table platter, loaded with delicious nibbles.
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11. Stock Up On Lego And Other Big Brands At Toy Mania
If your family are fans of Lego, now is the perfect time to stock up. The much anticipated yearly Big W Toy Sale is back, bigger and better than ever! Toy Mania has arrived with 1/2 price or better* off the best new kid’s toys from big brands like Lego, Bluey, Nintendo Switch, Disney, and more. Sale ends on 14th of July so be sure to shop early.
12. Entertainment for the whole family at Kingpin
With escape rooms, karaoke, bowling and over 100 arcade games, Kingpin is the perfect school holiday spot for the whole family to enjoy.
Lastly don’t forget to capture the holidays memories of whichever activities you choose. Make sure you take the time to snap a few pictures to capture the moment. If you’re posting on Instagram, make sure you tag @CanberraCentre as we’d love to see your holiday fun.