Gold Coast school holiday activity guide – September/October 2014

WANT to keep the kids entertained these school holidays, but not sure how?

Here is a list of the best kid-friendly activities happening on the Gold Coast these school holidays.

[signoff icon=”icon-pin”]Mrs Red’s Pop-up Art Room
Where: Pacific Fair
When: 22 Sep – 28 Sep, 10am 11am 12noon & 1pm
Cost: Free
What: Kids aged between 4-14 will can get creative and make a self-portrait using mixed media. There are three different designs to try – Pirate Portrait, Lego character or portrait with crazy straw-blown hair.
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[signoff icon=”icon-pin”]Barbie Activity Zone
Where: Pacific Fair
When: 29 Sep – 05 Oct, 10am – 1pm
Cost: Free
What: The fabulous world of Barbie will be brought to life at Pacific Fair! Check out the interactive zome complete with an iPad station, craft activities, basketball, face painting and more. Plus meet Barbie in person!
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[signoff icon=”icon-pin”]Mister Maker Craft Village
Where: Australia Fair
When: 22 Sep – 27 Sep, 11am – 2pm
Cost: Free
What: You child and get creative at the Mister Maker Craft Activity Workshop these school holidays. Located outside of Toyworld, kids of all ages will get to enjoy loads of arts and crafts activities for free.
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[signoff icon=”icon-pin”]Disney Princess & Hero Activity Zone
Where: Australia Fair
When: 29 Sep – 3 Oct, 11am – 2pm
Cost: Free
What: Experience a zone where dreams come true. With game stations, tiara & crown making, story telling and more, there is something for all boys and girls.

[signoff icon=”icon-pin”]Event Cinema’s Movie Deal
Where: Robina Town Centre
Cost: $50
Do your kids love the movies? Event Cinemas at Robina Town Centre will be offering a special deal for the school holidays. Parents can purchase five movie tickets for $50, meaning the kids can be kept entertained with all the latest blockbusters while mum and dad can shop ’til they drop.
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[signoff icon=”icon-pin”]Ben & Holly Meet & Greet
When: 1 Oct to 3 Oct, 10am 11am & 12pm
Cost: Free
What: Everyone’s favourite Little Kingdom characters, Ben & Holly, are coming to Australia Fair. This is your chance to meet them and get photo with them too!

[signoff icon=”icon-pin”]Meet the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Where: Harbour Town
When: 22 Sep – 26 Sep, Shows: 11am & 1pm, Meet & Greet: 12pm
Cost: Free
What: Get up close and meet Leonardo, Donatello, Raphael and Michelangelo as they showcase their ninjutsu skill on stage at Harbour Town. You can even get a snap of the kids with theirfavourite heros at the Meet and Greet sessions.

[signoff icon=”icon-pin”]All Aboard
Where: Sanctuary Cove
When: 22 Sep – 28 Sep, 11am – 2pm
Cost: Free
What: If your children love trains and boats, head along to the marine village these school holidays. Check out the trackless train and cruise along the Coomera River aboard the 1955 heritage MV Kilkie ferry.

[signoff icon=”icon-pin”]Active & Healthy Holiday Program
Where: Various Gold Coast locations
When: 20 Sep – 5 Oct
Cost: Free of Low-cost
What: Choose from over 150 free or low cost activities across the Coast. Whether your children love the great outdoors or they are into art and craft, there is an activity to suit every age group and interest.
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