Things to do in Brisbane with Kids
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This page is intended to be a summary of things to do in Brisbane with Kids. We have tried to include as many low cost and free activities as we can. If you know of any activities for kids in Brisbane that we dont have listed on this website or this page, you can let us know by emailing us at [email protected]
Bricks n Fun
A Lego Playland is the best way to explain Bricks n Fun at Capalaba in Brisbane. They have an impressive 10 metre lego display along with Duplo for the young Brisbane Kids and Lego for the older kids. Children are given a bag containing lego and instructions and time to build for up to 2 1/2 hours. They also host parties, offer refreshments, sell lego and are open 7 days. Bricks N Fun Website
Urban Assault Skirmish (with mobile unit)
High Adrenalin laser skirmish game. Onsite games provide up to 2.5 hours of fun. Encouraging team work, leadership, fitness and confidence & fun. No projectiles, instead the most modern gaming taggers available. Also available at the gold coast. six years and up, and apart from a havy rain and thunderstorms- the assualt will continue!! (Brisbane South and Mobile) Urban Assault Skirmish Website
Kerry Valley Dairy Farm Tours
Join a family on a working dairy farm to experience -a day in the life of a dairy farming family. Visitors to the farm can choose from a variety of activities and packages tailored to their needs from a 1 hour animal feeding session to the full dairy farm experience. Bookings Essential. Situated in the beautiful Kerry Valley just over an hour from Brisbane & the Gold Coast. Kerry Valley Dairy Farm Tours Website
Victoria Park Golf Course- Putt Putt for Kids
Victoria Park Golf Complex – Putt Putt for Kids Victoria Park Golf Course offers an 18 hole putt putt course to entertain your Brisbane Kids. Open from early morning to late at night, seven days a week you can expect to enjoy sand-traps, swinging holes and water traps. Lots of fun for a family competition and a great outdoor activity for the whole family. Victoria Park Golf Complex Putt Putt Website
The Lego Education Centre
The Lego Education Centre hosts a range of activities for school children- but did you know they also offer activities for individual brisbane kids? On Fridays at 9am they have a kids class 3+ for exploration & discovery (bookings essential). There is also an activity run on Sundays during school terms that dont require bookings. The Sunday sessions come with a different theme and run for 45 minutes. The Lego Education Centre Website
Skateaway Albany Creek
Skateaway is a fully air conditioned family skate centre. We have general sessions, school holiday programs and learn to skate/blade classes for skaters of all ages and abilities. Skateaway also caters for birthday parties, sporting group events, school sport, private fundraising events, youth groups and vacation care groups. Skating Clubs are also associated with Skateaway including artistic (figure) skating, inline hockey and derby. Skating is a fun activity for people of all ages, is a great way to keep fit whilst enjoying the fun of our supervised skating sessions. Read More
Plaster Fun House Brisbane (Belmont)
Plaster Fun House Belmont has hundreds of 2D and 3D plaster pieces to choose from. Open daily from 10am – 5pm we cater for adults and children of all ages. Relax with a cappuccino in-store while you create a masterpiece to take home straight away. Walk in’s always welcome, Birthday party bookings available now! www.pfhbelmont.com.au 07 3890 0039, [email protected]
Maleny Dairies Farm Tours
Maleny Dairies is a family owned business situated in the picturesque hills of Maleny. The process of milking our Guernsey girls and bottling their creamy goodness for your breakfast table is a fascinating one. On our tours you get to see where it all happens and learn a lot about the process and the different products that we are so famous for. We pride ourselves on having the friendliest staff that truly makes your experience with us a very happy one. Tours run twice a day except Sundays so call us today to reserve your spot. Website
Digi Roller Skating Rink Digi Roller Skating Rink has lots of fun and exciting activities for all ages of Brisbane Kids. You and your children can learn to skate, or even join one of their club sports like in-line hockey, artistic, speed skating or derby teams. Or simply have fun at one of their general skating sessions. Digi Roller Skating Rink also host parties and functions. Located at Hillcrest. Digi Roller Skating Rink Website.
Rocksports Indoor Climbing Fantastic opportunity for your little adventurer to learn the ropes! no age limit, but must be accompanied by an adult. A great outing for dad and kids and for groups of children.
A popular destination for parties. (Brisbane City and Brisbane South) Rocksports Indoor Climbing Website
Paradise Country Aussie Farm tour experience located on the Gold Coast. Half day farm tours with a BBQ lunch, live entertainment, good old damper, koalas, kangaroos, sheep mustering.. its all very Australian and surely an experience that would delight any child! Bookings are essential Paradise Country Aussie Farm Tour Website
Minature Train Rides On the third Sunday of every month a group of devoted train enthusiasts gather to share their knowledge and also allow the public to ride their minature steam trains. From 10am-2pm- it costs $1.50 per person At Melsa Park, Toorbul St, Bongaree.
Model Boats Boondall Finally an option for model boat running on the North Side of town!!- Head to the Entertainment Centre and your Toddler and Kids will be delighted by the sight of electric, sailing and steam boats on display. All are welcome to join in!!The added benefit is where it is situated, with walking tracks, electric bbqs, a childrens playground and shaded picnic grounds. This would make a nice morning out away from hustle and bustle. 8am-2pm- Tuesdays and Saturdays. at the picnic lake- (as you enter the the complex from Bicentenial rd, follow the main ring rd (Melaluca) Dr around to the left. Follow until you come to a green sign (just past a maintenance depot)- The sign will be green with three SSS. The clubhouse will be evident immediately left of the carpark as you approach the lake. Model Boats Organiser’s Website
Logan City Model Boats Logan City Marine Modellers hold weekly running days- fishing boats, sailing boats, warships and tugboats- An ideal and unique outing for your master or little miss. WHo doesnt love boats? Every Sunday 7am-2pm and Wednesday 7am-12 – ITS FREE to visit. Located Tygum Lagoon, Park Rd, Waterford West- Contact Alf Davey 31333184 for more information.
City Cat Rides and Ferry Rides One of the fastest and most enjoyable ways to see Brisbane is via the City Cats– and your toddler or child will not be disappointed- how could they? Operating from 5.30 to 10.30pm at various locations. Go to City Cat Website Info for details of the various destinations.
Serendipity Farm Just south of Gatton, for a gold coin donation you and your family can tour this welcoming farm, feed the animals for a small free (or bottle feed if in the right season), hire a BBQ and basically have a nice day out on a farm. Read more about Serendipity Farm
Yatala Drive in Theatre A night at the drive-in is truly a family experience not to be missed! Two massive screens present the latest Hollywood Blockbusters in a relaxed and friendly environment. Location: Just off the Pacific Motorway (M1 Yatala North Exit 38), 100 Jacobs Well Road, Stapleton. Telephone: 3287 2930
Old Beenleigh Town is located behind the Beenleigh Visitor Information Centre at 205 Main Street, Beenleight. It has over 20 buildings including an original church, school, boot-makers shop, railway station, post office, jail, council chambers, and several old cottages. The village’s homes are museums within themselves, with old furniture and equipment on display. The Town is open daily 9.30 am – 3.30 pm. Entry $6 for adults, $4 with concession and $2.50 for children. Call 3382 0608 for further details.
Geckos Family Entertainment Centre at Browns Plains is beyond belief with much more on offer than an average activity centre. They have two, 9 hole black light mini golf courses, laser tag, balltronics, Lasertronics and a 3 story play structure, all in a fully air conditioned, clean and safe environment. They also offer a gourmet café (which is open on Th, Fr & Sat nights), ‘shopping’ care facilities and themed party rooms. Geckos Family Fun Centre Website