What’s on cal

Jan
23
Thu
Summer Popup – The Park | Top Ryde City Shopping Centre@ Top Ryde City
Jan 23 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Summer Popup - The Park | Top Ryde City Shopping Centre @ Top Ryde City | Ryde | New South Wales | Australia

Something exciting is happening at Top Ryde City this summer! From 10th Jan to 9th Feb, they’re bringing fun and sun to the Piazza with a Summer Popup – The Park.

Kick back in our custom built 8x5m sand pit joined by a large 10x5m green space complete with yard games, picnic tables and blankets, activities, a special takeaway menu from our Piazza restaurants and more.

  • The first 200 visitors will receive a FREE summer bag – think sunnies, paddle ball, vouchers and more!

You won’t want to miss out on this one.

Board Game Fun | The Connection, Rhodes@ The Connection, Rhodes
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Board Game Fun | The Connection, Rhodes @ The Connection, Rhodes | Rhodes | New South Wales | Australia

Get your game on the old school way. Bring your kids, parents and friends for a game of chess, checkers, cards or jenga. Drop in during opening hours and choose from our selection of games.

  • Suitable for all ages.
  • Free.
Movie Nights in the Space | The Connection, Rhodes@ The Connection, Rhodes
Jan 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Movie Nights in the Space | The Connection, Rhodes @ The Connection, Rhodes | Rhodes | New South Wales | Australia

Free family movie nights at The Connection in Rhodes!

No booking required. Bring your own picnic, snacks and seating.

Jan
24
Fri
Meet the Ranger | Sydney Olympic Park@ Various around Sydney Olympic Park
Jan 24 all-day
Meet the Ranger | Sydney Olympic Park @ Various around Sydney Olympic Park | Sydney Olympic Park | New South Wales | Australia

During the January Holidays, SOPA Park Rangers will be “popping up” to meet and greet visitors across the Parklands.

Check the schedule and come and meet the crew! Look out for our banner around the Park. Tell us about your best experience whilst visiting, and we will tell you some the best parts of our day in the park! This is also part of our Parkland Explorer program.

Summer Popup – The Park | Top Ryde City Shopping Centre@ Top Ryde City
Jan 24 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Summer Popup - The Park | Top Ryde City Shopping Centre @ Top Ryde City | Ryde | New South Wales | Australia

Something exciting is happening at Top Ryde City this summer! From 10th Jan to 9th Feb, they’re bringing fun and sun to the Piazza with a Summer Popup – The Park.

Kick back in our custom built 8x5m sand pit joined by a large 10x5m green space complete with yard games, picnic tables and blankets, activities, a special takeaway menu from our Piazza restaurants and more.

  • The first 200 visitors will receive a FREE summer bag – think sunnies, paddle ball, vouchers and more!

You won’t want to miss out on this one.

Board Game Fun | The Connection, Rhodes@ The Connection, Rhodes
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Board Game Fun | The Connection, Rhodes @ The Connection, Rhodes | Rhodes | New South Wales | Australia

Get your game on the old school way. Bring your kids, parents and friends for a game of chess, checkers, cards or jenga. Drop in during opening hours and choose from our selection of games.

  • Suitable for all ages.
  • Free.
Dinosaur Craft Workshops | Winston Hills Mall@ Winston Hills Mall
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Dinosaur Craft Workshops | Winston Hills Mall @ Winston Hills Mall | Winston Hills | New South Wales | Australia

Let your little one’s creativity run wild with free dinosaur craft workshops during the January school holidays.

Each day their will be something new to make! The activities include:

  • Dinosaur Terrarium
  • Dinosaur Masks
  • Dinosaur Necklaces
  • Dinosaur Mobile Making
  • Dinosaur Sand Art

Outside Big W from 10am to 1pm each day. Free activity for all. No bookings required.

Lucky Lunar Ball Pit | Rhodes Waterside@ Rhodes Waterside
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lucky Lunar Ball Pit | Rhodes Waterside @ Rhodes Waterside | Rhodes | New South Wales | Australia

It’s time to take a dip in the Lucky Ball Pit! Slide into a sea of red and gold balls, just to play or to hunt for one of 300 prize balls that will be hidden throughout the 10 days.

Prizes include: $20 Rhodes Waterside Gift Cards, $100 Dining Vouchers for Corbett & Claude, Movie tickets for Reading Cinemas, Nutella Gozlemes from Gozleme King, $10 Dr. Li’s Clinic vouchers and Crystal Earrings from Linda & Co.

  • Dates: Wednesday 22nd January to Friday 31st January
  • Times: Daily 10am to 2pm
  • Location: Near Bing Lee

Conditions of Entry

You must be at least 80cm tall to play safely, please check against the height indicator. Maximum of four people in the ball pit at one time. Maximum time per person in ball pit is limited to five minutes. No jumping. Have fun, but be careful. The ball pit is used at your own risk. Mirvac shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered or for personal injury suffered or sustained at any time whilst in or upon the ball pit. Please remove shoes prior to entering the Lucky Ball Pit.

School Holiday Craft | Bunnings Blacktown@ Bunnings Blacktown
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Holiday Craft | Bunnings Blacktown @ Bunnings Blacktown | Blacktown | New South Wales | Australia

Get crafty this school holidays in the DIY Workshop. Different activities on offer daily from 10am – 12pm in the DIY Workshop.

Please note: Craft activities only available; no face painting. Whilst every effort will be made to have different activities available daily, this is not always possible.

School Holiday Rhymetime | Gladesville Library@ Gladesville Library
Jan 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
School Holiday Rhymetime | Gladesville Library @ Gladesville Library | Gladesville | New South Wales | Australia
Introduce your baby to rhymes, songs, fingerplays and other bouncing babies. Lapsit introduces babies to basic books.
  • Suitable for ages 0-2yrs.
  • No bookings required. Just turn up.

Part of the school holiday program at City of Ryde libraries.

  • Friday 10 January 2020: 10.30am – 11.00am
  • Friday 17 January 2020: 10.30am – 11.00am
  • Friday 24 January 2020: 10.30am – 11.00am
Back to School Fun | North Rocks Shopping Centre@ North Rocks Shopping Centre
Jan 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Back to School Fun | North Rocks Shopping Centre @ North Rocks Shopping Centre | North Rocks | New South Wales | Australia

Colour-in and customise your own backpack or drink bottle.

  • WHEN: Monday 20th – Friday 24th January
  • TIME: 11am-2pm Daily
  • WHERE: Opposite Priceline
  • COST: FREE

*Parental supervision required at all times. Spaces limited. While stocks last.

Ice Cream Workshops | Rouse Hill Town Centre@ Rouse Hill Town Centre
Jan 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Ice Cream Workshops | Rouse Hill Town Centre @ Rouse Hill Town Centre | Rouse Hill | New South Wales | Australia

Join in the fun and get your hands all sticky while you decorate your very own colourful ice cream!

  • Dates: Monday 20th –  Friday 24th, January
  • Time: 11am – 2pm daily
  • Location: The Food Terrace
  • Cost: FREE, no booking required
The School of Wizardry | Castle Towers@ Castle Towers
Jan 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
The School of Wizardry | Castle Towers @ Castle Towers | Castle Hill | New South Wales | Australia

There is something magical brewing at Castle Towers! The School of Wizardry is set to cast a spell over the Centre, offering a wand-erful line-up of wizardry workshops and magic shows over the school holidays!

Week 1: Magic Show – Saturday 11th to Friday 17th January

  • Centre Court, Level 2
  • Free
  • 11am and 1pm

Prepare to be mesmerised in this free 30-minute magic show about a boy who one day discovers he has the wizarding gene. Marvel as he practices his new-found magical powers by moving objects with his eyes, escaping from a locked box, making people disappear into thin air and much more.

Week 2: Wizardry Workshops – Saturday 18th to Friday 24th January

  • Centre Court, Level 2
  • Cost $10
  • 11am and 1pm

Children will unravel the mysteries of magic and learn the tricks of the trade with four bewitching workshops.

Class is in session once students take the magicians oath, reciting the laws of magic around a magical scroll. And upon completion, with the flick of a feather pen on parchment, will be bestowed with a personalised certificate to show that they are ready to take their new magic tricks into the world.

Slime Workshop

It’s time to learn the ancient art of potion-making lead by a Hogwarts inspired Professor.

Students will learn potions such as how to conjure up slime and create dragon’s milk fireworks.

Bubble and Boil Workshop

Children will be taught how to twist and twirl potions conjuring up a boiling bubbly jar of mystery. Students will also learn the special ingredients creating a jar that just keeps on bubbling.

Potion Making Workshop

To continue the mysterious learning of potions this class shows those who dare how to create magical potions and tricks to practice at home only furthering their journey to become great wizards!

Wand Making Workshop

For all young budding magicians, witches, wizards and apprentices, here is an opportunity for you to create your own individual magic wand.

Undertake the secret wand ceremony and the correct use of your special wand. The wood is hand-picked from a sacred forest and gems from across the seas are provided to decorate and make your wand truly magical!

Jan
25
Sat
Summer Popup – The Park | Top Ryde City Shopping Centre@ Top Ryde City
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Summer Popup - The Park | Top Ryde City Shopping Centre @ Top Ryde City | Ryde | New South Wales | Australia

Something exciting is happening at Top Ryde City this summer! From 10th Jan to 9th Feb, they’re bringing fun and sun to the Piazza with a Summer Popup – The Park.

Kick back in our custom built 8x5m sand pit joined by a large 10x5m green space complete with yard games, picnic tables and blankets, activities, a special takeaway menu from our Piazza restaurants and more.

  • The first 200 visitors will receive a FREE summer bag – think sunnies, paddle ball, vouchers and more!

You won’t want to miss out on this one.