Free things to do with the kids these Easter school holidays on the Sunshine Coast!
Mum, what are we doing today? Are we there yet? How much longer? Mum, I’m bored!
I hope you have been enjoying the Easter school holidays so far. I know I love any excuse to indulge in my kids (when they are not driving me bonkers, bless them). Find answers to all these sticky questions in this handpicked school holiday guide where you will find us…
Check out these FREE Activities
Pool inflatables at Goodlife Community Centre - Gold Coin Donation
This place is full of love and one of my favourite places to hang with the family, with a great cafe and lots of fun for the kids, the Goodlife Community Centre is delighted to open the pool inflatables, outdoor pool and toddler pool for our local community to enjoy during special sessions in the Easter school holidays. Click here for full details and to register.
This event will entertain not only the children but also the adults with a bit of festival inspired fun. Make dreamcatchers, bracelets or hang out in the chill zone, listen to some music and enjoy face painting or get some of that festival glitter glow.
Bounce into Easter at the Sunshine Plaza - 11am - 2pm, 15 - 20 April.
The Easter Bunny himself will be visiting the Sunshine Plaza, you don’t want to miss out on this!
Fun Park at Kawana Shopping World - 11am - 3pm daily, 8 - 12 April
With Craft activities, interactive games and FREE Fairy floss! You had me at ‘fairy floss’.
Hatchimals Craft Village at Kawana Shopping World - 10 -1 pm daily, 15-20 April
I know my kids are obsessed with these things, are yours?
Maleny Dairies Golden Eggtastic Treasure Hunt - 18 April
Were you lucky enough to get tickets to this amazing FREE event at the Sunshine Coast’s favourite Dairy farm!?
Willy Wonker Show at the Ginger Factory - 8 - 12 April 2019
Join Willy Wonker for free school holiday entertainment with two daily shows at 9.30 am and 11 am.
Other awesome events:
The great Mountain Creek Easter Egg Hunt - 9am - 11am, Sunday 14 April
Raise money for Sunny Kids and join the team from Ray White Mountain Creek and take part in the Great Mountain Creek Easter Egg Hunt! It’s its 5th year this event keeps getting bigger and better. For full details including how to register your child for this event, click here.
$2 Zoo entry to Wildlife HQ Zoo - Sunday, 14 April 2019
Visit Wildlife HQ Zoo to celebrate Sun Bear Maly's 10th Birthday and join Queensland's biggest teddy bears picnic for only $2 entry. We will be there for sure!
Make a trip to Willy Wonker’s chocolate factory to make Easter Eggs! Watch your kids get hands on making their own chocolate easter eggs at Kokopod’s Easter Egg workshops. Students will practice both creative & calculated scientific hands-on skills, together with delicacy & patience while working with both melted and tempered (hard) chocolate types. Need I say more? Tickets were snapped up fast but do drop me a line if you were lucky enough to get one!
Peppa Pig on an Aquarium Adventure at Sea Life Mooloolaba - 10 - 1pm, 6 - 21 April, 2019
Peppa Pig celebrates ‘15 Years of Muddy Puddles’ and Peppa herself will be plunging into the aquarium for daily meet and greets. Keep a lookout for Daddy Pig, Mummy Pig, George Pig, Suzie Sheep and Rebecca Rabbit amid the regal blue tang, sea stars, grey nurse sharks and playful seals! Click here for more info.
I would love to know what you are up to these holidays, so please drop me a line. As always, I welcome any feedback and comments and I would love to hear from you.
Until next time,