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Top 10 things to do with kids at Westfield Woden

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

1. Visit one of our free play areas

Our imaginative play spaces have slides, climbing structures and soft toys to keep kids entertained. Find our playworlds on level 1 near Best & Less. Conveniently located next to Caffe Cherry Beans so you can grab a coffee and sit back and relax while watching the kids play. All children are welcome, entry is free, children must be always supervised.

2. 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 Kidstuff, Big W & David Jones.

3. 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 >.

4. Dine at one of our child friendly restaurants

We have many places with food your kids will love in the food court on level 1 or in our dining precincts located on Bradley Street and Corinna Street. If chicken nuggets and chips are your child’s go-to then head to McDonalds or Kingsley's Chicken or if they like a sandwich try, Subway or grab a mini pizza or pasta from Italian Bite. There is something to satisfy everyone’s tastebuds. Plus, there are some great meal deals and offers for kids at:

Grill'd: Get all your Mini Me faves bundled up in a limited edition Little Ash Pack, for their partnership with tennis legend Ash Barty!*

Rashays: Kids eat free on Sundays*

The Coffee Club: Enjoy a free babycino (free with any purchase) while enjoying one of our delicious items from The Kids Club menu.*

*T&Cs apply, see in-store for details.

5. Indulge in a sweet treat

There’s nothing like ending a shopping trip with a special treat. Whether it’s an ice-cream from Ben & Jerrys inside Hoyts, a delicious Churro from San Churro or an iced bun from Bakers Delight and it might make the trip back to the car and home much easier for all involved.

6. Be immersed in the world of books

Our bookstores cater to all ages and imaginations. Check out QBD Books, Harry Hartog, David Jones & Big W and pick out your new bedtime story, a magic book to learn new tricks or fun pop-up book.

7. 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 Lincraft, Smart Dollar and 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.

8. 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 MarketPlace Fresh, Tasty Fish Market, The Butcher Shop, Go Vita and Naked Foods 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 <insert link to recipe article 'Kids in the Kitchen: Easy healthy snacks the family will love'>.

9. Pamper day out

Enjoy a bit of pampering in centre at one of our nail salons such as Lavender Beauty or ProfessioNail – 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.

10. 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 or Espresso Room.

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