School Holiday Activities

There's plenty of fun events & activities to enjoy these school holidays. Brought to you by Wollongong Central and Wollongong City Council.


Light Playground
Dates: 8 - 23 April
Times: 11am to 4pm daily
Location: Level 2, Gateway Building (near Sussan)

Mr Men and Little Miss Meet and Greets
Dates:10 - 13 April
Time:Between 11am & 2pm
Location: Roaming in Gateway Building (near Dymocks)

Bring the little ones along to meet the iconic Mr Bump and Little Miss Sunshine!

The Early Start Discovery Space brings “Rig-a-majig”
Dates: 9 - 11 April
Times: 11am to 2pm
Location: Upper Crown Street Mall – look for the shipping container

Join Early Start Discovery Space educators as they get hands-on with the construction kit Rigamajig! Build a contraption, create something that can lift things, or perhaps design a structure taller than you. Rijamajig is a collection of wooden planks, wheels, pulleys, nuts, bolts and ropes designed to engage and inspire imagination.

Wollongong’s Science Centre & Planetarium brings “A taste of Science”
Dates: 12 & 13 April
Times: 11am to 2pm
Location: Upper Crown Street Mall – look for the shipping container

Learn something new over the school holidays with a selection of hands-on science experiments, demonstrations and activities.

Easter Fun for Kids
Date: 15 April
Time: 11am to 2pm
Location: Crown Street Mall

Join us in the City to celebrate on Easter Saturday. There will be a special guest appearance by the Easter bunny, arts & craft, face painting and entertainment for the whole family!

Circus Workshops
Dates: 17 - 20 April
Time: 11am - 2pm daily
Location: Crown Street Mall

Roll up! Roll up! Fly By Fun’s circus workshop is here! Prepare yourself for some incredible circus tricks with plate spinning, hula hooping, juggling, ribbon twirling, poi and much much more!

Petting Zoo
Dates: 17 - 20 April
Time: 11am - 2pm daily
Location: Crown Street Mall

Come and hold, pat and feed the animals! You will meet a calf, lambs and goats – all our favourite furry friends! There will also be ducklings, guinea pigs, a piglet and sheep! But most exciting of all, the cutest fluffy bunnies brought to you by Fly By Fun.