Whether your children are bored at home on the weekends or sitting around during their school holidays, Sydney is the ideal playground for your children with plenty of family-friendly activities to choose from. Here’s a top list of fun places and activities to take your whole family this summer:
- Take a harbour ferry to Taronga Zoo.
Kids love animals so why not take your children to the zoo? Make the trip more exciting by taking a ferry. They can enjoy the waterfront view over looking Sydney and also pay a visit to see some adorable creatures. Tickets are $46 (per adult), $36 (Concession) and $26 (per child aged between 4-15 years old) at the gate or $41.40 (Adults), $23.40 (Children), $32.40 (Concession) online. For an annual family pass – prices start at $115-$270.
- See dugongs at SEA LIFE Aquarium.
Dugongs are the sweetest creatures, so take your children down to Darling Harbour for a Finding Nemo-esque experience. Explore beautiful marine life for only $29.40 per adult online and even less for kids!
- Discover the Powerhouse Museum.
Disguise an educational day out into a fun family trip at the Powerhouse Museum in Pyrmont. Focused on curiosity and creativity, the Powerhouse Museum is home to a collection of science, technology, art, engineering, fashion, design and contemporary culture. Perfect for your little ones to learn something new. Entries cost at $12 per adult, $8 for concession and $30 for families for general admission.
- Ride the Ferris wheel at Luna Park.
Share a good view of Sydney on a lovely ferris wheel ride at Luna Park. Annual passes start at only $99 all year round.