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Ten things to do with the kids these school holidays

With only 4 days left of term 3, we’ve compiled our favourite activities to keep the kids busy and out of your hair this school holidays.

1.  Scitech – Forensic Field Days 

With different activities planned each day, get ready for a forensic frenzy. Catch a forensic sketch artist in action, meet a forensic scientist, create your own fake wounds, or maybe even try your hand at some CSI techniques and receive a limited-edition badge. For more information, head to:

2.  XLR8 Kids Holiday Extravaganza – 26th & 29th of September, 4th of October

Fun, active, outdoor, exciting and challenging as well as mud and water are all part of the amazing XLR8 Kids obstacle course.

Kids of all athletic abilities from 6 - 14 years are encouraged to join in as there is no better way to connect with their own inner warrior and with their sporty friends and fellow friendly racers whilst they run, walk, crawl, climb and jump their way through a fun-filled obstacle course that helps them discover just how XLR8 strong they really are.

For more information or to book, head to:

3.  Western Australian Museum – Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous

Prepare for a close encounter with the most extraordinary creatures to ever walk the earth. Featuring more than 23 moving, life-size animatronic models of the Cretaceous period (145-66 million years ago), Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous is like nothing you’ve ever experienced! For more information or to purchase tickets, head to:

4.  Perth Royal Show

Back for another year, Perth’s annual Royal Show promises more rides, showbags and fun for the whole family. For more information or to purchase tickets, head to:

5.  AQWA – Slime Time and Shark Sleepover (September 28th)

Discover the secrets of sea creature slime and all the fascinating ways they use it! Plus enjoy a splattering of fun and free slime activities, including our sensory “hagfish” slime station, make your own take-home slime crafts, educational slime lecture and more!

6.  Krispy Kreme Donut Decorating 

A fun and creative activity for just $5.95! You get 2 x Original Glazed doughnuts and a range of toppings to create your masterpiece, plus a Krispy Kreme paper hat and balloon to complete the experience. These will be held at the Myaree and Whitford City stores on 26th – 30th September and 3rd – 7th October. Bookings required, limited availability.

7.  Ivy and Jack – Superhero Party – October 4th @ 12:30pm

Dress as your favourite super hero and hang out with a secret super visitor.

8.  Diesel Gym Joondalup – Anti-Bullying and Self Defence School Holiday Program

Program includes: Anti-bullying, Thai boxing basics and fundamentals, self-defence, strength and fitness, team building and challenges, obstacle courses, dodgeball, games, prizes and more! Limited places. Call Diesel Gym on 0424328746 for more information.

9.  Lego Ninjago immersive zone @ Westfield Whitfords

To celebrate the release of the LEGO NINJAGO Movie on Thursday 21 September, Westfield Whitford City is inviting you to become a Ninja these school holidays! For more information, go to:

10.  Bunnings Kids DIY – What better excuse to go to Bunnings then to be able to occupy the kids while you shop? Contact your nearest store for their times and dates.


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