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8 Budget Friendly Ideas to Keep Kids Entertained these Spring School Holidays

Looking for fantastic ways to keep your kids entertained during the upcoming spring school holidays in Campbelltown and the surrounding areas? Look no further! We've compiled a list of budget-friendly activities that will ensure your children have a blast without breaking the bank.

1. Splash into Spring

If the weather gets hot, head over to the splash parks at Curry Reserve, Camden Valley Way, Camden or Dawson-Damer Park, Oran Park located at the corner of Dick Johnson Drive and O'Toole Avenue in Oran Park.

Offering a fantastic water play space with slides, spinners, a ninja warrior course, swings, trampolines, basketball facilities, and picnic areas.

2. Camden Bike Path Adventure

Get active and enjoy a family bike ride or a leisurely walk along the scenic Nepean River Cycleway. This path is stroller and bike-friendly and passes by playgrounds, offering a chance to spot horses and ducks along the way.

Located: Cowpasture Reserve, Argyle St, Camden

3. Discover the Local Bushland

Explore the natural beauty of the region with a visit to nearby bushland areas:

  • Dharawal National Park, Victoria Rd, Wedderburn – Visit Minerva Pool or enjoy O'Hares Creek lookout.

  • Freres Crossing or The Basin, Kentlyn – Nature walks and serene surroundings await.

4. Fun at a Local Park

Make the most of the great outdoors by visiting local parks:

5. Creative Fun at Campbelltown Arts Centre

Delve into the world of art at the Campbelltown Arts Centre. They offer captivating art holiday workshops, from crafting paper lanterns to creating majestic dragons.

6. Explore Campbelltown City Library

Dive into a world of literature and learning at the Campbelltown City Library. They host a variety of programs suitable for all ages, from babies to teenagers.

7. Nature Retreat at Mt Annan Botanic Gardens

Enjoy a peaceful day at Mt Annan Botanic Gardens. Go for a walk or bike ride, watch the kids have a blast on the playground and flying fox, and treat yourself to a cuppa at the gardens' café.

8. Visit a local club

Clubs and hotels are really thinking about families these days. Campbelltown Catholic club are offering mask making, pot painting and seed planting as well as keyring making. Camden Valley Inn have a reptile show, outdoor movie night & meet and greet. Macarthur Tavern are offering a kids eat free deal. Wests are holding pizza making, kids disco and kids bingo

With these exciting options, your children are sure to have a memorable and entertaining spring break in Campbelltown and its beautiful surroundings. Get ready for days filled with adventure and fun!

About the Author: Jeanette Briggs owner of Jeanette Briggs Dance Academy, St Helens Park. Winner of Most Outstanding Performing Arts Studio in Campbelltown in the Local Business Awards. With three children and three grandchildren, She has spent years looking for ways to keep the kids entertained.

What's the buzz? Well, we're all about crafting a journey that's not just fun, but unforgettable. Offering dance, drama, musical theatre and cheerleading. We're all about nurturing creativity, firing up imaginations, and fostering a strong-knit community right here. Contact us to book your complimentary introduction to performing arts:

Looking for a fun activity for your children? We've got the perfect spot for them. Our classes are like confidence-boosters on steroids, encouraging independence and self-expression. Watch in awe as your little champs not only prep for and excel at school life but also stand ready to embrace all of life's adventures head-on. 🌟

But wait, here's the cherry on top – we're a magnet for shy kids seeking their groove. No kidding! Many parents have shared stories of how their introverted darlings transformed into social dynamos through dance and performing arts. It's like a secret weapon for acing the school game!

Hold onto your hats because here's the kicker: we're rolling out a free intro week at Jeanette Briggs Dance Academy. That's right, you and your kiddos can dip your toes into the world of dance, drama and cheerleading, meet our friendly crew, and experience the positive vibes firsthand. It's all about feeling the love, making buddies, and, of course, having a blast. Term 4 is the perfect time to join us. Contact us to receive your information pack and book your complimentary introduction


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