The winter school holidays have crept up again, and if you have found yourself scrambling for ideas to keep the kids entertained, don’t fret! We have got you covered with our top recommendations for activities, treats, and eats that will delight your minis.
The Xpress Fun Train At South Bank
Choo-choo, all aboard! Treat the kids to a ride on the Xpress Fun Train during the school holidays at South Bank. The trackless train will wind its way from one end of the Parklands to the other, a perfect family adventure! The Xpress Fun Train commences from the main station located in front of South Bank Piazza. Make a day of exploring South Bank by catching the 10:00am train or head in for an afternoon with the 4:00pm train. It’s the perfect inexpensive School Holiday activity, running from 24th June to 1st July, with tickets for only $5.
Holiday Fun At The State Library Of Queensland
Adventure awaits these winter school holidays at the State Library of Queensland. Immerse the kids in an action-packed world full of imagination and exciting possibilities the whole family can enjoy. There are a range of workshops and free activities on offer for ages 0 to 12 years to entertain and inspire creativity. Available 10am - 3pm, daily! Learn more about the exciting schedule that is made up of both free and ticketed workshops here.
A Sweet Surprise
The kids will be on their best behaviour with the promise of a trip to The Great Aussie Sweet Company! Kids and adults alike will be impressed with the plentiful offerings made up of delectable treats like the choc-coated honeycomb and red frogs, to name a few. You really are spoilt for choice, the hardest decision being what to fill up your paper bag with. This is the ultimate sweet stop on your day out to South Bank these school holidays.
Warming Comfort Food At Its Finest
Dal Dal is the place to be these winter school holidays for the ultimate savoury treat. In our humble opinion, you can’t go past their mouth-watering Korean hot dogs stuffed with premium sausage and gooey mozzarella cheese! It’s an ideal lunch spot for re-fulling after a busy morning of exploring South Bank, or if the kids dare we say it… braved the cold and made a splash at Streets Beach.
Healthy Cheap Eats
Whether you’re dining in or enjoying a picnic in the glorious winter sunshine with the kids, Bake N Grill has got your healthy cheap eats covered. Our top pick for a meal to delight is their crispy Vietnamese baguettes, fresh rice paper rolls, and rice vermicelli bows. Their dishes are bursting with flavour and are sure to impress even the fussiest of eaters.