Savvy ways to survive the school holidays in Penrith

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It’s that time of year again – already! Summer school holidays in Penrith mean you need a quick list of fast, easy and budget-friendly ways to entertain the kids.

Fun, free and cheap kids activities around Penrith that will fit your budget

Active outdoor fun for free!

Celebrate summer school holidays in Penrith! Wear the kids out with some active outdoor fun.

Free and creative library fun

Check out the awesome free kid’s activities hosted by Penrith City Council Libraries.

  • With locations at Penrith, St Clair and St Mary’s, there’s a huge range of activities to choose from.
  • School holiday workshops typically include some great shows, performances, arts and crafts, science and other free fun.
  • Keep an eye on the Penrith Libraries website for the updated school holiday program for full details and bookings.

Be in the centre of the action

There’s many Children’s Centres around the Penrith area who run affordable Vacation Care programs for primary school aged kids.

Get active

There’s loads of active school holiday fun to be had at the YMCA Penrith.

  • The kids can jump around, learn some new tricks and even try some self-defence.
  • Their low cost school holiday activity program includes parkour, gymnastics, tumbling, rockwall and jumping castle fun.
  • Most classes are just $12, and there’s also whole day programs for the early bird price of $35 if you book before 1st
  • Check the program for full details and to book.

Holiday mania at the club

Penrith Panthers has an awesome array of activities to entertain the kids these holidays.

  • Their school holiday program typically has shows, classes, workshops and disco fun for kids of all ages.
  • The kids will love the Backyard Sports Clinic on Friday 19th For just $12 this fun filled day is filled with action packed sports and BBQ fun.
  • Check their website for full details.

Need some extra school holiday cash?

  • If you need a fast small cash loan to help see you through the school holidays in Penrith, City Finance understand and are here to help.
  • Just pop in and visit our friendly staff at our Penrith branch, or give us a call today on 4732 6500.
  • You can also apply online today!