A vibrant, fun-loving city located on the east coast of Australia, Sydney is full to the brim of exciting things to do with kids – you are never at a loss! Whether you fancy walking around the bustling city streets or meeting some of Australia’s most iconic animals up close, there is something for everyone. To help you decide from the overwhelming range of options, here are 3 child-friendly days out in Sydney
Luna Park Sydney
There is no doubt that Luna Park Sydney is one of Australia’s oldest and most iconic theme parks. Since opening its doors in 1935, this traditional theme park immerses you in a world of colour, fantasy and intrigue with its unique art-deco buildings and wonderful characters wandering around the park grounds. Located just off Sydney harbour, the park offers incredible views of the city whilst you plunge downwards on the Devil’s Drop or hold onto your tummies on the Wild Mouse. If you are attending Luna Park with younger children, there are also plenty of rides specially curated for them such as Volare or the really little ones can enjoy the Whirly Wheel. With tickets priced at $50 euros, Luna Park is undoubtedly a fun-filled and memorable day out which can be enjoyed with the kids!
Sea Life Aquarium Sydney
Do your kids wonder what lies beneath the ocean’s surface? Or which creatures can be found swimming along the ocean floor? Then visiting Sea Life Sydney Aquarium is a must! Featuring an extensive selection of sea creatures including sharks, rays, penguins and more, the Sea Life is not only a fun but educational visit for the whole family. Situated in the heart of Sydney, the Sea Life Aquarium is easily accessible by both car and public transport and with tickets priced at $38 for adults and $28 for children, it is the ideal day out to entertain the kids on a rainy day!
Featherdale Wildlife Park
Do you fancy escaping the city and being at one with nature? Then Featherdale Wildlife Park is a wonderful place to visit! Home to an array of iconic Australian creatures such as kangaroos, koalas, snakes, little penguins and lizards, Featherdale Wildlife Park offers visitors the unique and unforgettable experience of meeting and greeting these creatures up close with the park’s incredible animal encounters. Standard Adult Admission tickets cost $35 and Child General Admission tickets are $22, with extra expenses on top for the animal encounters which are certainly worth it!