School holiday fun in Midland

The holidays are here! That means it’s time to come up with some boredom busting ideas that will keep the kids happy during the school holidays in Midland without busting your budget.

Fun, free or cheap entertainment these school holidays in Midland

Free and creative library fun

Check out the awesome free kid’s activities hosted by City of Swan Libraries.

Get scooting!

Busy kids who like to move fast will love this free scooter workshop.

  • The team from Freestyle Now are hosting a scooter coaching workshop session at the Gidgegannup Showgrounds.
  • Kids of all ages and abilities will be able to learn new tricks or get advice and have a stack of fun!
  • Check here for all the details.

Get arty!

Budding Picassos can get creative at the Midland Junction Arts Centre these school holidays in Midland.

  • Kids activities and workshops include printmaking, screen printing, acrylic painting, and a funky steampunk top hat decorating session.
  • Check the website for full details and to book.

Be in the centre of the action

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

Hit the park

It doesn’t get much simpler – or cheaper! – than heading to your local park for hours of fun!

  • Parks are a free, fun way to get the kids off your back and work off all of that excess energy!
  • Throw some snacks and scooters into the car and get exploring – why not use the City of Swan parks directory to venture to a new spot?
  • Woodridge Riverside Park is a great playspace that offers something for everyone, including a playground with water play feature, flying fox and picnic areas.
  • Don’t forget to pack yourself a picnic rug and a book. If you’re lucky, you might even get a few moments peace to relax and enjoy the sunshine!

On your bike!

Once the kids have had enough of the park and are ready for a change of scene, hit the bike path!

Go shopping

Check out what’s happening at your local shopping centre these holidays.

  • There’s loads of fun craft, gardening and face painting activities for the kids at Spring Shopping Centre in Beechboro. Spring into Spring with lots of gardening themed fun and face painting!
  • Many other centres offer free and fun activities for the kids, including crafts, face painting, shows, craft and entertainment.
  • Just remember to leave your wallet at home so you’re not tempted to bust your holiday budget on some unexpected shopping!