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Top 10 things to do with kids at Westfield Penrith

Looking for something to do with your kids? Discover our guide below to the top kid-approved activities here at Westfield Penrith. From enchanting play areas to delicious treats, we’ve curated a list to make your next visit a memorable adventure for little ones.

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1. Explore our toy shops

Spend time browsing our toy stores, kids will marvel at the latest toys and immerse themselves in having a try of them. Parent hack: Take photos of the ones your kids like and save them in a folder on your phone for birthday and Christmas ideas. Head to Toymate, Build A Bear or Lego.

2. Watch the latest kids’ movie at Hoyts

Create a core memory for your little ones with a side of popcorn or ice-cream and watch a movie on the big screen. Check out the latest movie releases here >

3. Indulge in a sweet treat

There’s nothing like ending a shopping trip with a special treat. Whether it’s an ice-cream from , a delicious donut from or an iced bun from and it might make the trip back to the car and home much easier for all involved.

4. Attend an upcoming kids’ event

We have lots of events for kids at Westfield Penrith, all year round. To stay in the loop with all upcoming events, sign up to become a Westfield member here and check our ‘What’s happening’ page here.

Our Kids Mornings event runs on the first and third Thursday of each month, find out more here >

5. Play games at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq

We have so many activities all in the one place – simulation games, whack-a-mole, ice hockey, car racing and more. They’ll love running around with their siblings, friends (and you!) while collecting points to win a prize at the end of the play. Our game retailers are also the perfect place to host an upcoming birthday party – make sure to ask the team when you’re there for more information. Find Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq on Riley Street.

6. Stock up on craft supplies

Looking for ways to keep the kids busy when you’re at home? Grab all the craft supplies you could ever need from Eckerseley's, Toymate or Big W. From paints and colouring in books to paddle pop sticks and sticky tape, you’ll find an array of art and craft supplies to help your kids’ imagination run wild and get creative.

7. Get ingredients for a homemade feast

Is your little one a fan of baking or cooking? Perhaps cookies, smoothie ice blocks or a homemade mini pizza? Head to Woolworths or Coles and stock up on what you need to have a fun activity at home. Don’t forget to search recipes before you arrive so you have your shopping list ready. Make it fun and treat it like a scavenger hunt to find what you need. Check out some of our fun kid friendly recipes here >

8. Pamper day out

Enjoy a bit of pampering in centre at one of our nail salons including Lovely Nails Bar, ProfessioNail or Nailzone – kids can try a new bright colour on their nails and mums will love a moment to sit still and relax in the massage chair.

9. Catch up with your mum friends at a cafe

There are many pram and baby friendly cafes in centre. Pick up a babycino and a coffee for yourself while you swap stories about your little one to your friends who can relate to the parenthood stage you are in. Head to The Coffee Club, Starbucks or Muffin Break.

10. Check out the latest games to take home

If you’re after the latest games or consoles, we have a range of stores to check out for spur of the moment purchases or great gift ideas. Browse the gaming sections in EB Games, Zing Pop Culture or JB Hi-Fi and pick out the next game to hit your shelf at home.

Find some more handy tips for visiting with kids here >

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