The best activities for kids of every age these school holidays
It's a fun, recurring challenge for parents everywhere: how to keep kids of different ages entertained and out of trouble when the school holidays descend? Welcome to our roundup of the best kid-approved activities and games for every age group.
To the list!
Take a walk down memory lane and read your little one your favourite bedtime story from Dymocks or QBD Books. Settle in with The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Hairy Maclary or Peter Rabbit or create new memories with a Brisbane favourite - Bluey.Image source: Dymocks
This My Little Grow with Me Play Gym from Kmart makes tummy time fun while also promoting developing visual and fine motor skills.Image source: Kmart
3 to 5-year-olds
Get creative and develop fine motorskills with Learning Resources Playfoam from Riot Art & Craft. Let their imagination create hours of fun.Image source: Riot Art & Craft
You'll have endless days of fun for the whole family with backyard games from Rebel, including quoits, bocce and badminton. Kids v parents - who will be the winner?Image source: Rebel
Eat what you create with fun Disney moulds from Daiso. Feel like being more adventurous in the kitchen, check out their baking range.Image source: Daiso
6 to 11-year-olds
Piece together the Harry Potter 500 Piece 3D Jigsaw Puzzle from the famous themes of the wonderful wizarding world of Harry Potter! This clever puzzle from Zing Pop Culture has a magical 3D effect that gives a stunning depth to the images.Image source: Zing Pop Culture
LEGO is a winner for everyone! Embrace the latest colourful, creation - LEGO DOTS. Kids can explore different ways to express themselves with bracelets or room decor that can be re-designed again and again. Check out the range and exclusive LEGO sets at LEGO Certified Store.Image Source: LEGO Certified Store
Find your kids' inner Einstein and make learning fun with science kits from Mr Toys ToyworldImage source: Mr Toys Toyworld
Inspire your teen to transform sheets of cardboard into a fishing rod or motorbike that will bring your Nintendo Switch to life in new ways. Nintendo Labo projects can be enjoyed with friends and family. Pick yours up at EB Games.Image source: EB Games
Let them "tune out" with The JBL TUNE500BT headphones from JB Hi-Fi. These wireless numbers will allow your teen stream powerful sound with no strings attached, for up to 16 hours of pure distraction.Image source: JB Hi-Fi