School holidays time: Westfield Penrith has you covered

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School holidays time: Westfield Penrith has you covered

Welcome to the ultimate guide to making the most of the school holiday season at Westfield Penrith. From NAIDOC Week events to craft workshops, 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 Penrith.

NAIDOC Week Corroboree

A corroboree is a way for both men and women to pay respect to family, ancestors and animals by connecting to mother earth through song, language and dance.

WHEN: Thursday 11th July
WHERE: Centre Court
TIME: 2PM

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NAIDOC Week Boomerang Craft
Learn traditional Aboriginal symbols and create your own Dreamtime story.

WHEN: Monday 8th July - Friday 12th July
WHERE: Near Dymocks
TIME: 11AM - 1PM

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NAIDOC Week In Centre Exhibition
Join us in centre this NAIDOC Week for an art exhibition, showcasing the art works created by local school students at the NAIDOC Cup.

WHEN: Monday 8th July - Friday 12th July
WHERE: Near Dymocks
TIME: 9AM - 5:30PM

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A Night of Stargazing with Australian Geographic
You're invited to explore the range of telescopes with one-on-one demonstrations to experience the equipment first hand and view the moon, stars and planets across different telescopes.

WHEN: Thursday 11th July
WHERE: The Mondo
TIME: 5PM - 8PM

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The Secret Life of Pets 2 Cat Ear Giveaway Selfie
Get crafty and make your own cat ears with our free workshop.

WHEN: Monday 15th July - Friday 19th July
WHERE: Near Dymocks
TIME: 11AM - 2PM

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Western Sydney Wanderers Football Clinic
Join the team from Western Sydney Wanders and Kickstart for some football drills and skills. You never know, you might just unearth our next Matilda or Soccerroo.

WHEN: Monday 15th July - Friday 19th July
WHERE: The Mondo
TIME: 11AM - 1PM
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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
Aladdin is a lovable street urchin who meets Princess Jasmine, the beautiful daughter of the sultan of Agrabah. While visiting her exotic palace, Aladdin stumbles upon a magic oil lamp that unleashes a powerful, wisecracking, larger-than-life genie. As Aladdin and the genie start to become friends, they must soon embark on a dangerous mission to stop the evil sorcerer Jafar from overthrowing young Jasmine's kingdom.

The Secret Life of Pets 2
Max the terrier must cope with some major life changes when his owner gets married and has a baby. When the family takes a trip to the countryside, nervous Max has numerous run-ins with canine-intolerant cows, hostile foxes and a scary turkey. Luckily for Max, he soon catches a break when he meets Rooster, a gruff farm dog who tries to cure the lovable pooch of his neuroses.

Toy Story 4
Woody, Buzz Lightyear and the rest of the gang embark on a road trip with Bonnie and a new toy named Forky. The adventurous journey turns into an unexpected reunion as Woody's slight detour leads him to his long-lost friend Bo Peep. As Woody and Bo discuss the old days, they soon start to realize that they're worlds apart when it comes to what they want from life as a toy.

Lion King (July 17)
Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny on the plains of Africa. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother -- and former heir to the throne -- has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is soon ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba's exile. Now, with help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba must figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his.

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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:

Jack Little

Sanchurro

Playworld

Find our amazing play world located on Level 2 in the food court.

Give dad the gift that keeps on giving!
The G.S.T, a delicious cocktail for all of the summer vibes

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