Savvy ways to survive the school holidays in Sydney CBD

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

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

Free and creative library fun

  • Check out the awesome free kid’s activities hosted by Sydney’s Inner West Council.
  • They have an extensive calendar of free and low cost events to keep both primary school kids and teens busy these school holidays.
  • Activities include laser tag and gaming, theatre sports, ice skating, hip hop yoga, scavenger hunts, movies and rock climbing.
  • Activity locations are across Darling Harbour, Leichardt, Balmain, Ashfield, Leichardt, Haberfield, Broadway, Sydenham and Ashfield. They have all of Inner Sydney covered!
  • Check out the program for full details and bookings for all of these great school holiday activities.

Be in the centre of the action

Centennial Parklands have a heap of fun activities to keep kids of all age entertained these holidays.

Active outdoor fun for free!

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

Coding camp

If your child is a budding tech star, they’ll love coding camp.

  • They’ll have an app-solutely fabulous time learning how to code and design their own app.
  • A beginner’s level coding camp kicks off at Annandale Public School on 18 December – check the website for details and to book.

Get arty

Budding Picassos should head to the Art Gallery of NSW for some of their fun school holiday workshops.

Get entertained

There’s non-stop action and entertainment at Moore Park’s Entertainment Quarter.

  • Head there on Wednesdays or Saturdays for Market Day fun including the inflatable action zone, train rides, bungy trampoline, plaster figurine painting and a petting zoo.
  • There’s a cost for most activities but you could always just take a picnic along, let the kids enjoy the playground and soak up the fun vibe.

Need some extra school holiday cash?

  • If you need a fast small cash loan to help see you through the school holidays in Sydney, City Finance understand and are here to help.
  • Just pop in and visit our friendly staff at our Sydney CBD branch, or give us a call today on 9212 2267.
  • You can also apply online today!