Attractions for kids in Regional NSW


Fun holiday activities

Explore the many playgrounds, amusement parks, and sporting centres across the State and get the kids active these holidays. With so many attractions available for kids in NSW, there’s no time for boredom!

Keep kids entertained these school holidays

Illawara Golf Complex and Crazy Putt. Image courtesy of Destination NSW.

Children and adults can test their golfing skills at the 18-hole putt putt course at the Illawarra Golf Complex and Crazy Putt, which is also a popular spot for kids birthday parties. A little further south in Jamberoo, you’ll find Jamberoo Action Park, where you can splash about on water slides, ride mountain toboggans, and try the exhilarating water ride known as the Funnel Web.

Massive trampolines, ball games, foam pits and skate ramps are all features of the Flip Out Trampoline Arena, found at various locations across NSW including the Central Coast, Coffs Harbour, Nowra, Port Macquarie, Tweed Heads and Wollongong.

North of Sydney, you can test out all the family members' driving skills on the go-karting track at Go Karts Go in Newcastle. Discover the wide range of fun activities at the Macadamia Castle in Ballina, where the kids can cuddle nursery animals, play mini golf, ride a miniature train ride, explore the tree house playgrounds and enjoy a family barbecues.

Ride the roller coaster or magic carpet slide at Magic Mountain in Merimbula, where the kids can also glide down giant waterslides and the toboggan slope or take a Triassic Park Tour. And there are also a wide range of kid-friendly activities and events to check out in Sydney.

  • Flip Out Trampoline Arena

    Flip Out Trampoline Arena is a world of bouncy fun for the whole family. Large wall to wall trampolines mean mum and dads can jump alongside the kids! The centres also feature foam pits, skate ramps, and regular dodgeball nights as well as teenage discos.

  • Glenworth Valley adventures

    Glenworth Valley is one of Australia's largest horse riding and outdoor adventure centres located on the NSW Central Coast. Immerse yourself in the great outdoors and explore the wilderness horseriding, quad biking, kayaking, abseiling, walking, or camping.

  • Trees Adventure Park

    Zip, swing, and leap through the treetops or glide along an adrenaline-inducing flying fox at the Trees Adventure Park in Nowra. The courses vary in difficulty and height but theres something for all age groups from five years and up to enjoy.