School holidays planner: Activities for kids at Westfield Kotara


School holidays planner: Activities for kids at Westfield Kotara

Welcome to the ultimate guide to making the most of the school holiday season at Westfield Kotara. From kids craft to spider displays, now’s the time to create your game plan for maximising fun with the kids before the school bell rings again.

What's happening

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

Australian Reptile Park: Spider Display
Come and see real Australian spiders up close as one of their most experienced spider keepers tells you everything you need to know should you encounter one this summer!
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Spendless Shoes Kids Mornings
Join in the fun these school holidays and design your own pencil case with Spendless Shoes. Children who participate will also receive extra goodies and a voucher to use in store.
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The Athlete's Foot Shoe Lab
Prepare for the new school year with The Athlete’s Foot Shoe Lab. The expert team will be hosting a series of educational workshops to help your child learn new skills and get ready for school. There will also be a number of fun activities and games including a colouring station, colouring wall, giant connect four and more for them to join in throughout the day.
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The Rooftop Kids Pass
Enjoy hours of fun with our Rooftop kids passes.
Choose from the Mini Rooftop Pass or the Mega Rooftop Pass, now available to purchase from our Concierge desk.
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Rooftop garden games
Try the giant Jenga, a game of quoits or be the family champion at Connect Four or giant dominios.
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Movie time

Leave the entertaining to the big screen and come down to Event Cinemas Kotara 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:

Frozen 2

Elsa the Snow Queen has an extraordinary gift -- the power to create ice and snow. But no matter how happy she is to be surrounded by the people of Arendelle, Elsa finds herself strangely unsettled. After hearing a mysterious voice call out to her, Elsa travels to the enchanted forests and dark seas beyond her kingdom -- an adventure that soon turns into a journey of self-discovery.
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My Spy

Dave Bautista is a hardened CIA agent who finds himself taking orders from a precocious 9-year-old girl in this family action comedy.
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Jumanji: The Next Level

When Spencer goes back into the fantastical world of Jumanji, pals Martha, Fridge and Bethany re-enter the game to bring him home. But the game is now broken -- and fighting back. Everything the friends know about Jumanji is about to change, as they soon discover there's more obstacles and more danger to overcome.

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Arcade fun

Timezone has lots of activities and games for your kids to enjoy all school holiday long. The kids will be impressed and it will likely keep them occupied all morning or afternoon.

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Timezone Parties

Timezone's kid’s birthday party packages have taken parties to a whole new level. We make the birthday child feel like they have hit the party jackpot with pre-loaded Power tickets, awesome games, plus other surprises along the way.

Time for food

Here’s our round-up of the most kid-friendly go-to dining options at Westfield Kotara. 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:
Pizza: Criniti's.
Burgers: Another Burger Joint, Grill'd, Beerhaus and Lone Star Rib House have you covered.
Sweet Treats Who could go past San Churro or Cold Rock Ice Creamery.
Quick, easy and early eats: Nando's, Mad Mex and Zeus Street Greek are a tried and tested place for a dinner or a quick snack.

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Playworld and The Little Cubbies

We have two play areas inside for kids. The first is The Playworld located on Level 2, near Target. The second is The Little Cubbies located on Level 2, near Muffin Break. Sip on a coffee and watch your kids burn off some energy while you recharge.

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