Ideas for the Christmas school hols

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The end of year holidays are almost here! Click to read our short article which outlines some great ideas for activities to do with children and young people.

There is a range of free activities and events running this summer to keep the kids entertained! Some of our favourites include:

  • Adelaide Central Market: So much to see, try, smell and taste! The market also runs a Market Mini program for kids.
  • South Australian Museum: These holidays, the museum is running a number of programs suited to children of all ages. Our pick is the Thin Ice VR where children can retrace Shackleton’s footsteps.
  • Wilfred Taylor Reserve: This reserve has it all – bike paths, BBQ, playground and extensive space to run around!
  • Adelaide Botanic Garden: The Botanic Gardens runs a school holiday program every year and has a range of different activities aimed at children of all ages.
  • SA Police Road Safety Centre: Bring bikes and scooters to the Road Safety Centre for a whole heap of fun. The centre is also closely located for to the Cafe Bonyton and nature play playground.
  • Glenelg Foreshore Playground: Beach, playground and ice cream – what more could a child (or adult) want? This is a great activity to have up your sleeve for hot days.

Other ideas include:

  • Morialta Conservation Park
  • St Kilda Adventure Playground
  • Playford Town Skate Park
  • Warrapinga Wetlands
  • West Beach Mini Golf
  • Harbour Town Ice Skating
  • South Australian Maritime Museum

Don’t forget if you are attending an outdoor activity, to factor in weather conditions and to always ensure you bring hats, sunscreen and drinking water.

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