Kid-friendly activities

Stuck for ideas on where to travel with the kids? From flying through the treetops in Victoria’s Great Otway National Park to putting a dugong skeleton back together in Darwin, we have a list of things to do with kids around Australia as wide – and entertaining – as this country.

So wherever you are in Australia, there’s sure to be something fun, fantastic and affordable to do. We’ve picked some of the best activities to enjoy with kids in Australia, and split them up into activity types: get active, brain food, back to nature and just for fun.

Get active

From learning how to surf to climbing the ropes on a treetop adventure, there are plenty of ways your kids can get active

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Brain food

Museums, galleries and historical sites galore to entertain your kids

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Just for fun

From theme parks to making pottery, Australia has a variety of fun activities no matter what your kids' interests.

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Back to nature

Zoos, nature parks, national parks and wildlife sanctuaries galore for your nature-and-wildlife-loving child

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