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Places To Take Your Children Around Sydney

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.