Your Guide to the Top School Holiday Fun in Wollongong

We totally get it! The kids absolutely love school holidays and so do you…well most the time! But it can be tough keeping them entertained and away from the screens.

The GOOD NEWS is we have some fabulous and diverse local businesses that provide a host of exciting and action-packed activities just for kids. It could just save your sanity!

Sweet school holiday FREE fun is on at Wollongong Central
13 – 26 January!

FREE cupcake, donut, biscuit and candy bracelet making PLUS loads more treat-themed activities! Visit on 18 or 25 January and enjoy FREE fairy floss! CLICK HERE FOR ALL THE SWEET-TOOTH DETAILS!

Gravity Gymnastics School Holiday Program
6 – 24 January @ 2/1 Industrial Rd, Unanderra

Come and join Gravity Gym for fun indoor activities and burn some energy – BOOK NOW to hold your place!

Early Bird Discount available if you book and pay in full before 31 December 2019.  Book 2 days, get the 3rd half Price. Full Day and Half Day options available. Suitable for 5 – 13 yrs old.

Trees Adventure Nowra Park – KidZip Sessions! Open 7 Days

Adventure to Australia’s First Treetop Ropes & Cliff-edge Adventure! 

Do you have an energetic 8-12yr old in need of something to do these holidays? Have your little adventurer spend 2.5-hours navigating their way between the rocky cliffs and through the trees along the Shoalhaven River! Trees Adventure Nowra Park is located inside the Shoalhaven Zoo with discounts on zoo tickets available to Trees Adventure customers. BOOK ONLINE NOW!

Sunset Cinema – on until 22 February!

Summer and an Outdoor Cinema under the stars.. is there anything better?

Sunset Cinema is back at the Botanic Gardens and there’s a swag of movies to choose from.  CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS! This year there’s unlimited refills of popcorn to go with those icy cold drinks and there’s some fabulous food trucks on-site.

Summer School Holidays at the Garden: Big Brave Bugs
20 – 24 January

Let your imagination grow wild at the Wollongong Botanic Garden this Summer!

Daily activities include: Giant Water Bugs Garden Show, Bugs and Beetles Treasure Hunt and Critter Crafts! Activities are suitable for children aged 5 to 10 years. CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS.

Early Start Discovery Space – Summer Sunshine January Program: 7 – 26 January

Join in on the sunshine these January school holidays for our sand, sun and sea inspired activities.

Book into one of their amazing workshops to keep curious minds active these school holidays.  Each day is also filled with FREE Activities. Meet sea creatures and butterflies, Go Letter Fishing or try your hand at Bush Bingo. Learn about boat and surf safety. Explore the texture of Kinetic Sand and play Beach Games. BOOKINGS HERE!

Dynomite Indoor Climbing Gym – School Holiday Youth Bouldering Course: 9 – 30 January & 1 – 8 February

Dynomite Bouldering Gym is the Illawarra’s first indoor climbing facility specialising in the sport of ‘bouldering’.

Due to popular demand they are running a second Youth Bouldering Course commencing 9 January.  This coaching course will help develop bouldering fundamentals including movement skills, technique, safety and etiquette. For 10 – 17 years of age. BOOK NOW.
And for more Summer School Holiday inspiration check out our School Holiday Guide over at our partner site, Parents Guide Illawarra!