Keep the kids entertained in the school holidays in Darwin

Got kids to keep occupied during the school holidays? Check out our guide of where to go and what to do.

We’ve rounded up our list of top five things to do with kids these school holidays to keep them busy and stop the dreaded wails of “Mum, I’m bored!” Take a look at our list below:

Crazy Acres Farm and Cafe

Take a trip out to see this family owned and run mango farm in Berry Springs.  Enjoy a delicious lunch or home made mango ice cream from the café.  Don’t forget to bring your togs and have a dip in the Springs just 4km away.

Planet Ten Pin Bowling

Get a strike with ten pin bowling at Planet Ten Pin Bowling in Nightcliff.  Kids will also enjoy the virtual reality rides, indoor playground and arcade games.

Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory

Get inspired with the night sky and other activities these holidays.  See website for full list of activities including building your own space pod to discover unknown worlds and use your imagination.

City of Darwin library program

Head down to the library for heaps of fun activities and events for children including the Tech Zone, Family Zone and Amazing Drumming Monkeys. 

The Playshack

The Playshack offers families a quality family recreation centre equipped with jungle gyms, soft play and slides – ideal for children aged 0-12 years.

These are just a handful of the awesome things to do in and around Darwin these school holidays. Do you think we missed something off? Send us a message to our Facebook page and we’d love to feature your top pick! 


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