School holiday activities for everyone!

School holidays are just around the corner and now is the time to start planning holiday activities for kids to keep them busy, entertained and happy.

Have no idea where to start? We can help with that!

There is so much to see and do right on your doorstep and we’ve come up with some ideas to suit kids of all ages. Here are some of our suggestions to get you started…


Make a splash!Aqua Park

Cables Aqua Park – cool off at the water park with floating inflatable slides, trampolines and obstacles, it’s fun for all ages.

Ripples Penrith and St Marys – splash around in the outdoor and indoor pools this summer or enjoy the learn to swim programs.

Penrith Whitewater Stadium - experience the thrills and spills of whitewater rafting and kayaking for beginners or the more adventurous. Suitable for children 12 years and older.

Cables Wake Park – have fun and get wet with cable skiing, wakeboarding and kneeboarding all in one great location. Suitable for all skill levels.


Adrenaline rush

TruNinja - is a revolutionary adventure park that will give you a true taste of challenge that brings fun, fitness and adventure together.

The Climbing Centre - scale to new heights at this state-of-the-art climbing centre. Climbing for beginners and experts.

Freak VRnext-level entertainment. Get ready to step beyond reality with the most immersive multiplayer VR experiences imaginable.

Luddenham Racewaydrive like a pro at the world-class outdoor karting centre with the awesome Pro Circuit and Rookie Circuit. Suitable for children aged 8 and above.


Creative and curious kidsMuseum of Fire

Penrith Regional Gallery - let your child’s inner Picasso out at the school holiday workshops. The programs are themed around the current gallery exhibitions.

Plaster Funtime – pick your favourite plaster or ceramic items to paint and then let your creative mind go wild.

Museum of Fire – learn about the history of fire-fighting and see an impressive collection of fire-fighting vehicles and memorabilia.

Narrow Escape Rooms – the clock is ticking; can you solve the clues and puzzles to achieve the mission in time? Suitable for children aged 8 years and above.


But wait, there’s more….

Keep an eye on our website. As holiday activities and events are confirmed we will be listing them on our school holiday events page.


Visit Penrith strongly encourages you to read the guidelines around social distancing in public places before planning your visit. Some destinations may impose restrictions around how they operate, for details please contact the provider.  For the latest information about restrictions and health advice specific to NSW, please refer to

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