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School Holidays June 2021

Jun 17, 2021

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Let’s be honest, who is thinking of how to entertain the kids on school holidays! Once the fun and frantics of Christmas and New Years are over, you’ll get the questions piling in every day... “what are we gonna do today”?!

So we have decided to give you a list of some family fun activities that are sure to keep everyone occupied!


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 Gunnamatta Trail Rides

You have so many different rides to choose from, Bushland Adventures, Beach rides, Early Bird or Twilight rides, Slow & Steady or Adrenalin Charged!. All rides range in time, however, we have no doubt you will enjoy all of each ride's hidden treasure to explore and discover.

Website: https://gunnamatta.com.au/

Call: 03 5988 6755


Enchanted Adventure Garden

This place has something for everyone! From Nippers Tree Surfing for the littlies to Grand Tree Surfing for the bigger kids. The Big Zip which will take you flying across the formal gardens and enchanted lake. Canopy Walk to take you amongst the treetops, Tube Slides for that exhilarating rush as you zoom down the hills and so many different mazes you will be lost over & over & over again! Spend the whole day with a picnic area for a ‘BYO’ lunch or dine in at the cafe.

Website: https://www.enchantedmaze.com.au/

Call: 03 5981 8449


Image: The view from Arthurs Seat Eagle

 Arthurs Seat Eagle

Arthurs Seat chair lift is soaring again high above the Mornington Peninsula with scenic views across Port Phillip Bay, Melbourne City Skyline and beyond. The gondola ride takes you between the Base Station in Dromana to the summit of Arthurs Seat. Enclosed and Open Cabins are available to cater for all. Wheelchair & Pram friendly, as well as catering for the disabled, elderley and toddlers this experience is something the whole family can enjoy and remember memories for years to come!

Website: https://aseagle.com.au/

Call: 03 5987 0600


Moonraker Seal & Dolphin Swims

Experience the ultimate adventure onboard the Moonraker today! Unique Aquatic Tours on the Mornington Peninsula, Moonraker Seal & Dolphin Swims offers Sightseeing Adventure Cruises as well as Seal & Dolphin Swim Tours for the young and old. The newly purpose-built vessels include cafe facilities, sun decks and inside lounge areas so for a once in a lifetime experience meeting Australian Fur Seal, Port Phillip Bay Dolphins and even catch a glimpse of the Weedy Seadragons beneath the waves jump on board today!

Website:  https://www.moonrakerdolphinswims.com.au/

Call: 03 5984 4211


Dromana Drive-In

With a mix of the latest movie releases & some oldies but goodies, pack your snacks and blankets and head on down to the Dromana Drive-In for a fun-filled night for all the family. With an authentic 50’s style, American Diner to satisfy your food cravings and the movie sound delivered directly to your vehicle via the FM car radio you can snuggle in on a cold night in the comfort of your own vehicle or set up your favourite camp chair in the warmer months and take in the experience of your favourite movie on the BIG screen!

Website: https://www.dromanadrivein.com.au/

Call: 03 5987 2492


Image: Picking berries at Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm


Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm

Why not go and take the kids to pick their own berries at the Sunnyridge Strawberry Farm! With Strawberries, Blueberries and Raspberries all on offer to pick during January and February. A great family activity that can be done in between visiting local wineries or food emporiums. And once you are finished picking why not reward yourself at the cafe.

Website: https://sunnyridge.com.au/

Call: 03 5989 4500


Kid-friendly Winery

Take the whole family out for lunch or dinner at the Stillwater at Crittenden. With a menu that reflects the best seasonal produce that is sourced locally and organic! A relaxed atmosphere that provides dining with a view to inspire just at the foot of Red Hill.

Website: https://stillwateratcrittenden.com.au/

Call: 03 59 81 9555


Holey Moley Golf Club

Get ready to putt your stuff, at Holey Moley Bayside! With two different courses to choose from, you’ll putt your stuff around 18 uniquely themed holes. Take a seat on the couch at 742 Evergreen Terrace, turn things topsy-turvy in the Upside Down and lay your claim to The Nine Iron Throne. A great activity that everyone in the family can enjoy!

Website: https://www.holeymoley.com.au/locations/bayside

Call: 03 7003 9201


Image: Hand feeding Wallabies at Moonlit Sanctuary


Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park

Moonlit Sanctuary is Melbourne’s award-winning wildlife park. Go and visit and get an up-close look at Australia’s amazing animals. Explore our bush-land while feeding kangaroos and wallabies, petting friendly koalas and enjoying encounters with colourful birds, reptiles, dingoes and many other animals including endangered species. More than 70 Australian species are waiting to meet you.

Website: https://moonlitsanctuary.com.au/

We hope these activities will keep you and the kids entertained over the summer. Stay tuned for part two of our holiday activity suggestions.


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