The Winter school holidays are almost here, and just becuase it’s Winter, doesn’t mean there isn’t loads to do!! We have prepared a whole list of fun, exciting and great activities and camps for the kids and the family this July. Plan ahead, and check out some great things to explore!
SNOW FESTIVAL @ RICHMOND ****CANCELLED****
WHEN: Monday 4th – Sunday 10th July 2022
WHERE: Richmond Inn – Richmond
Winter is hitting the Hawkesbury these school holidays with 50 tonnes of snow & loads of activity fun! Bring the kids down for a play in the snow, build a snowman competition, free lolly bags, snow cones, winter movies, balloon twisting, face painting and more!
DON’T MISS THE FROZEN FAMILY TAKEOVER!! The Characters from the hit Disney Film Frozen will be taking over on Sunday 10th!
THE BOX SHOW Performance & Workshop
Be awe-inspired as the team from Junkyard Beats transform ordinary household items into extraordinary musical instruments & unwanted junk comes alive on stage.
Combining drumming, dance, theatre & comedy, featuring a language of gibberish and rhythm, The Box Show will captivate, entertain and spark the imaginations of your whole family! Enhance your experience – see the show + participate in the interactive workshop. Create your own musical instruments (limited spots).
WHEN: Friday 8th & Saturday 9th July
(Shows: 10am & 1pm; Workshops: 2:30pm daily).
WHERE: Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre (View Map).
SUITED FOR: Ages 6-24 months / 5-16 years (teens & adults will love this too!).
COST: Tickets $25 | Family of 4 $90. Add the Workshop onto your child’s show ticket for an extra $10! Dine & Discover (use before 30 June) & Parents NSW Vouchers accepted.
KIDS/TEENS ART WORKSHOPS
Let your bubs, kids and teens get creative at the Gallery these School Holidays with a range of fun painting and printmaking workshops.
Visit our current exhibitions before getting stuck into your own art project exploring acrylics, watercolours, lino printing or a special ‘bub-friendly’ class.
WHEN: 5th – 14th July 2022
WHERE: Penrith Regional Gallery, Home of The Lewers Bequest – Emu Plains (View Map)
JONAS JOST MAGIC SHOW
Add a little magic to the school holidays with a show from award winning magician Jonas Jost! Kids and adults alike will be left spellbound by this action-packed show filled with laughter, surprise, charm and wonder.
Get your tickets to Jonas Jost – The ULTIMATE Magic Show at Windsorrsl.com.au (LINK BELOW)
WHEN: Wed 6th July 2022 – 11am-1.30pm
WHERE: Windsor RSL – 36 Argyle St, South Windsor
SUITED FOR: All ages
FREE Slime Workshops
WHEN: Mon 11th – Fri 15th July 2022. Workshops every half hour between 10am-1pm.
WHERE: St Mary’s Village Shopping Centre – outside Target
BOOKINGS: Call 02 9623 7700. Limited spaces available per session.
FREE NAIDOC Themed Kids Craft
WHERE: Westfield Mt Druitt – centre court near Priceline
WHEN: Mon 4th & Tues 5th July 2022
10am-2pm each day
Celebrate NAIDOC Week by decorating your own hanging pendant or boomerang.
Hang your pendant on our NAIDOC Tree, which will be on display in-centre from 6-10 July.
KIDS SCHOOL HOLIDAYS ACTIVITIES @ Penrith + St Marys Libraries
WHERE: Penrith City Library & St Marys Library
Different workshops/activities at different times/days.
-Origami Workshop – 12+ years + adults – Penrith
-Create your own Touch & Feel Sensory Book – 7-12 years – St Marys
-Sketching Worshops – Families – Penrith & St Marys
-Circus Show – Families – 13th July – Penrith
-Dungeons & Dragons – 12-16 year olds – Penrith