Fun for the kids that won’t break the bank
It’s around this time of the summer school holidays that the wheels start to fall off. The holiday novelty has faded, the Christmas glow has worn off and the “I’m bored!” whining has kicked in.
Good news! Here’s some great discounts that will help you keep the kids entertained for the remainder of the holidays, without blowing your budget.
School holiday discounts for everyone
New South Wales
Let the kids go wild with a trip to the zoo!
- Head to Taronga Zoo Sydney or Taronga Western Plains Zoo in Dubbo.
- Book online through their website and you’ll save 10% on entry tickets – or even better, save 20% on family group tickets.
- And NRMA members can save 15% on entry prices by buying their online tickets through the NRMA website.
- Live in or near Dubbo? Don’t miss the great Dubbo Mates Rates for locals which get you in to Taronga Western Plains Zoo for less than half price!
A discounted day at the fun parks is guaranteed to keep the kids happy!
- Even better – grab a whole year’s worth of fun! Grab a Mega Pass to Wet’n’Wild/Movie World/Sea World/Paradise Country. That’ll keep the kids off your back every school holidays this year!
- Book online for just $109.99.
- That gives you 12 month’s worth of entry to all four parks. Even if you only go to each once, that’s only $25 per theme park!
- Plus, you’ll also get a free entry to Sea World’s Carnivale.
- And after the kids have exhausted themselves at the theme parks, they can chill out at home and enjoy the 3 month Stan subscription that’s also thrown in with this deal.
Love a little city minibreak?
- Go wild at Adelaide Zoo then relax in luxury afterwards at the Crowne Plaza.
- For just $215 per room per night to kick back in a Superior Twin Room at Crowne Plaza Adelaide – and this includes your family pass to Adelaide Zoo!
- Buy hurry, you need to book by Friday 6th January and the deal is only valid for stays up until 14 January 2017.
- Book now by phoning 08 8206 8888 and quoting “TZD”.
Lego fans will love the Brickvention Lego fan convention that’s coming to Carlton on 14 and 15 January 2017.
- Brickvention will feature a huge collection of LEGO trains, castles, pirates, Star Wars models, space ships, planes, buildings, sculptures and much more.
- Then play in the build zone and be inspired to build your own fabulous creations!
- Grab a great discounted deal with this Scoopon offer of a family pass for just $45 – a saving of 18%.
Wherever you are across Australia – hit the flicks!
Escape the summer heat and cool off with the kids at the movies, for less.
- Telstra phone customers can enjoy discounted standard tickets for $12.50 while blockbusters can be enjoyed at Vmax for $16.50.
- Telstra movie tickets are valid at Event Cinemas, Greater Union, Birch Carroll & Coyle, and Village Cinemas for sessions any day of the week, except after 5pm on Saturdays or on public holidays.
- Plus, if you’re buying snacks at the candy bar you can get a free size upgrade!
- Grab your discounted movie tickets online with Telstra and save yourself about $8.50!
- Or if you’re with Optus, you can hit the movies for even less, with discounted Optus Perks tickets from just $11.50 for adults, $9.00 for kids and $26.00 for HOYTS LUX.
- For discounted Optus HOYTS tickets you can book directly online through Optus Perks, or you can buy vouchers for participating independent cinemas from $11.00 for adults and $8.50 for kids.
- These movie tickets can be used anytime, except after five pm on Saturdays.