Wednesday, 4 April 2018

April- NSW School Holiday fun

Can you belive its almost the end of the first School term- Almost made it to our first school holidays!

I have put together a list of some FUN things to do with your family in NSW thanks to Merlin Entertainment


What: PAW Patrol SEA Patrol at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium

This April school holidays, go on an underwater mission with Nickelodeon’s PAW Patrol SEA Patrol at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, turning little explorers into honorary members of the pup squad!

Embark on an underwater voyage guided by your own adventure map, and when you find the PAW Patrol pups throughout the attraction match them to your custom sticker sheet! Along the way you’ll discover some of the world’s most amazing underwater creatures, including Pig the Dugong and the cast from The Real Penguins of Sydney!

What are you waiting for? For paw-some fun, visit HERE

Where: Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, Aquarium Wharf, Darling Harbour
When: Saturday 1st April – Sunday 29th April 
Cost: Included in price of admission. Adults from $33.50 Children from $23.60


What: Sherlock Gnomes at Wild Life Sydney Zoo

To celebrate the launch of ‘Sherlock Gnomes’, Wild Life Sydney Zoo have partnered with Paramount Pictures to make a detective out of all guests this school holidays! Meet and greet your favourite characters on-site*, make your very own gnome hat at craft stations, and find out if you’ve developed the skills needed to ‘find your way gnome’ following an exclusive trail throughout the attraction!

There are also savings to be had thanks to our friends at Event Cinemas for the School holidays, kids go free to Wild Life Sydney Zoo (with a paying adult) when they present an Event Cinemas Sherlock Gnomes movie ticket upon purchase.

What are you waiting for? Your first clue is to visit HERE

Where: Wild Life Sydney Zoo, Aquarium Wharf, Darling Harbour
When:  Sunday 14th April –Sunday 29th April
Cost: Included in price of admission. Adults from $33.60 Children from $23.60
*available on selected days – check website for further details


What: Glow in the Dark at Madame Tussauds Sydney

Did you want some glow with that? Madame Tussauds Sydney has partnered with N2 Extreme Gelato to light up your day! This Easter long weekend and every weekend over April, you can add-on an exclusive glow-in-the-dark N2 ice-cream* with your ticket and enjoy the most Instagram-able treat around.

You’ll find the N2 Extreme Gelato pop-up stand in the new PARTY zone, where you can ‘cool down’ with some of the hottest celebs, like Ryan Gosling, Rebel Wilson and the Hemsworth brothers.

*Glow-in-the-dark ice cream exclusively available at Madame Tussauds Sydney.

What are you waiting for? Get the good times glowing HERE

Where: Madame Tussauds Sydney, Aquarium Wharf, Darling Harbour
When: Thursday 29th March till Monday 2nd April- And Every SUNDAY in April 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th April
Cost: Pre-purchased tickets including entry to MTS + Ice-cream is:
    Adults: From $39.60
o    Child: From $29.60
o    Purchasing ice-cream on the day $6.50 per ice cream
o    Standard entry (no ice-cream) - Adults from $33.60 Children from $23.60


What: Sky High at Sydney Tower Eye

These school holidays, be a tourist in your own city amaze yourself with 360 degrees views of Sydney from the Sydney Tower Eye.
If you dare, take on the SKYWALK – a transparent glass platform 268m above the city streets – rediscover Sydney. Spot iconic buildings, landmarks and beaches (or even your house!) and stand higher than you ever have before. Better yet, enjoy unparalleled views as the sun sets on the city.
Guests can also take in a fourth dimension of Sydney with the 4D cinema show included in admission.
What are you waiting for? Take your first step to the top HERE

Where: Sydney Tower Eye, Level 5, Westfield Sydney, Corner of Pitt St and Market St

When: Saturday 14th April – Sunday 29th April 
Cost: Entry to Observation Deck - Adults from $19.60Children from $13.30 SKYWALK (including Observation Deck access) – Adults from $50. Children from $32.50


What: Rainforest Rangers at Illawarra Fly

These school holidays, celebrate Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures’ 10 year anniversary and embrace your inner-explorer on an exciting adventure through the rainforest. 

Equipped with your very own Rainforest Ranger booklet and lanyard, follow an exciting trail of questions and learn all about the region’s diverse flora and fauna, as well as cool facts about Illawarra Fly’s Treetop Walk structure.
Daring explorers can also satisfy their need for speed by completing the attraction’s high flying Zipline Tour and enjoy 250m of flying fun! *Please note: Zipline Tour comes at an additional cost.
What are you waiting for? Get started HERE

: Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures, 182 Knights Hill Road Knights Hill NSW 2577
When: Saturday 14th April – Sunday 29th April 
Cost: Included in price of Treetop Walk. Adults from $22.50. Children from $13.50.
Zipline Tour (includes Treetop Walk): Adults from $60. Children from $36.

ENJOY! Let me know if you try any of these x


  1. These all look like so much fun! Would be perfect for the holidays!

    Laura || xx

  2. The Illawarra Fly Treetop Zipline Adventure sounds amazing! I'm adding it to my bucket list!

    Amy |

  3. I want to go to the tower eye.

  4. HOw good are the Merlin attractions. We love Madame Tussauds

  5. Glow in the dark icecream! I wiiiish I could have me some of that!
    Ebony x