School holidays time: Westfield Chatswood has you covered

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School holidays time: Westfield Chatswood has you covered

Welcome to the ultimate guide to making the most of the school holiday season at Westfield Chatswood. From an outing to the movies or a free immersive craft zone, now’s the time to create your game plan for maximising fun with the kids before the school bell rings again.

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Get your diary out now – these are just some of the upcoming events at Westfield Chatswood.

The Secret Life of Pets 2

The Secret Life of Pets 2 movie explores the emotional lives of our pets, the deep bond between them and the families that love them, and answers the question that has long intrigued every pet owner: What are your pets really doing when you’re not at home?

Celebrate the July school holidays and the return of The Secret Life of Pets 2 with daily events from Monday 8 July - Saturday 13 July.

Cat Ear Giveaway Selfie
When: Monday 8 - Saturday 13 July
Time: 10am - 1pm daily
Where: Level 3, near Nando's
Cost: Free
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Secret Life of Pets 2

School Holiday Fun: Decorate your own cookie

When: Monday 8 - Saturday 13 July
Time: 2pm - 5pm daily
Where: Level 3, near Nando's
Cost: Free
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School Holiday Daily Delight

When: Monday 8 - Saturday 13 July
Time: 12pm - 3pm daily
Monday & Wednesday: animal balloon bending
Tuesday & Friday: animal face painting
Thursday & Saturday: pet caricature
Where: Level 3, near Nando's
Cost: Free
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TIMEZONE launch party weekend

TIMEZONE is open!

Check out the new TIMEZONE store and celebrate this launch party weekend with free face painting, free balloon twisting and free fairy floss.
Head to TIMEZONE on level 6 for all the action.
When: Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 July
Time: 10am - 3pm
Where: Level 6, near Hoyts
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Celebrate World Chocolate Day with San Churro

In celebration of World Chocolate Day, San Churro will be hosting a churro workshop.

Join in on the chocolate fun and decorate your own churros with an assortment of delicious chocolate dips, sprinkles and marshmallows. Eat your scrumptious churro creation there, or take it home to enjoy later.

No registrations necessary.

When: Sunday 7 July
Time: 11am - 1pm
Where: Host by San Churro Level 4, near Connot On
Cost: Free
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San Churro, Churro and chocolate dips

NAIDOC Week: Dot Painting Kids Activity

Aboriginal dot painting is globally recognised as an integral part of Australian Indigenous culture. Join us for complimentary dot painting in celebration of NAIDOC Week.

When: Sunday 7 - Friday 12 July
Time: 12pm - 2pm daily
Where: Level 3, near Dymocks
Cost: Free
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NAIDOC Week: Dreamtime Storytelling with Dymocks

Join Dymocks for Dreamtime storytelling and discover stories of creation of Aboriginal Australians. Immerse yourself in their culture and learn about their understanding of the world.

When: Sunday 7 - Friday 12 July
Time: 10:30am - 11am daily
Where: Level 3, near Dymocks
Cost: Free
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Movie time

Leave the entertaining to the big screen and come down to Hoyts to catch up on the best new releases for kids. Popcorn for them, plus downtime for you everyone wins.

Here are some of the most popular kids’ movies screening now:

Aladdin
Guy Ritchie directs this live-action retelling of the 1992 Disney classic, with Will Smith the wish-granting Genie.

Secret Life of Pets 2
The follow-up to 2016's animated adventure comedy, with Patton Oswalt (replacing Louis C.K.) and Harrison Ford among the cast's newcomers.

Spider-Man: Far From Home
The first Marvel film after mega-blockbuster Avengers: Endgame sees Peter Parker's (Tom Holland) European school trip interrupted when Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) pays a visit. He needs Spider-Man's help to battle a new enemy: the Elementals. Co-stars Jake Gyllenhaal as Mysterio.

Toy Story 4
Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, and Joan Cusack return for the fourth entry in the multi-Oscar winning Toy Story franchise.

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Time for food

Here’s our round-up of the the most kid-friendly dining experiences in the centre. Whether you’re after a play area, a child-friendly menu or the best babyccino in town, we have you sorted.

Here are our top picks:

Parents with prams parking

Visiting with a pram? For your convenience, we have pram parking located on blue and green level of Albert Avenue carpark.

For further parking information see here.

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