Easter

Without a doubt the Easter Bunny is one of those iconic figures that Brisbane Kids every where will delight in meeting. This year shopping centres and festivals everywhere are getting their Easter on and have invited the the... Read More


Things to do on Easter Sunday in Brisbane

Easter is such a special and magical time for kids. The Easter holidays, however, can be a bit more of a challenge for adults! Finding fun things to do to keep the kids entertained (and not going completely bananas) for two weeks while our usual activities are suspended and schools are on holiday can be …

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Free School Holiday Activities in Brisbane

There are so many awesome kids’ events on in Brisbane these school holidays and the best new is that most of the are FREE! We have gathered the most exciting school holiday events in Brisbane and put them in one list in order by the date the events are held and have listed the details …

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Ben & Holly’s Little Kingdom – School Holidays in Brisbane City | April 2017

If you are looking for a way to keep your Brisbane Kids entertained these Easter Holidays, then look no further than Queen Street Mall where Ben and Holly from Ben & Holly’s Little Kingdom will be appearing live in a stage show spectacular that is sure to have all Brisbane Kids up singing, dancing and …

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How To Explain Easter to Kids

With Easter egg hunts, a bunny mascot and chocolate aplenty, it’s easy to see why Easter is an exciting time for kids! Yet how many of them actually know why we celebrate Easter or where our Easter traditions come from? These fun facts should help you discover how to explain Easter to Kids! 1.    The …

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Creating Easter Memories – Ideas and Tips

My memory of Easter is going to church and arriving home to be greeted with a day full of food, laughter and time. I remember candy eggs with elaborate decorations that we nearly broke our teeth on. I remember the smartie filled humpty dumpty eggs. I remember being given chocolate with the understanding that this …

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10 Fun Things to do at Easter with Kids

Easter doesn’t just have to be about indulging in chocolate on Easter Sunday. Sure that’s a big part of it, but there’s plenty of other fun activities that you can do with your Brisbane Kid. We’ve compiled a list of 10 fun and creative activities to entertain the kids over the Easter period. 1. Carrot …

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Easter Books for Kids

Easter is one of the best holidays ever – chocolate, hot-cross buns, Easter egg hunts, an extra-long weekend and gorgeous Autumn weather to indulge in activities with the family. Another great thing about Easter is the wonderful books available for kids to indulge in all things fluffy, chocolatey and hoppity (that’s totally a word, right?). …

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Awesome Non Chocolate Easter Gift Ideas

Finding chocolate alternatives to Easter is a necessity for many families and a desire for even more. For some it is about taking away the focus of chocolate and food and for others it’s about remembering what Easter is all about. If you DO want to buy your child a gift for Easter that is …

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Egg-citing Easter Egg Hunt Ideas

Easter is often a time of year usually spent with loved ones, being thankful for one another, having fun and making wonderful new memories. One especially fun idea to make the occasion even more memorable for kids is by having an Easter egg hunt. This has become quite a popular tradition for many families, with kids …

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Easter egg hunt ideas for older kids

Easter egg hunts have long been a tradition on Easter Sunday morning and are arguably the most anticipated part of all Easter celebrations, at least for the kids. But what happens as your kids get older and they no longer want to act like the younger kids, but still don’t want to miss out on …

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Easter Colouring Pages

Add some egg-citement to the lead up to Easter with our super-cute Easter colouring pages. These colouring sheets are available for free download and have been designed especially for Brisbane Kids by Marie O’Neill Design. Australian Themed Easter Colouring Pages will be a welcomed addition to classrooms in the last week of school and in …

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Easter Jokes for Kids

While the hot-cross buns and Easter eggs have already been on the supermarket shelves long enough for them to be valueless as far as bribes for the kids go, Easter is still a few weeks away. While the buns and eggs may no longer bring a smile to your face, a good old fashioned Easter …

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What To Do With Left Over Easter Eggs

Easter is over or maybe it’s only just begun and you are well aware of the sad but delicious excess of chocolate Easter Eggs that your family has. We explore some of the things you can do with your left over Easter Eggs including some amazing recipes with Easter Eggs to make the most of …

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DIY Felt Easter Baskets | Easter Craft

If your kids are anything like ours, Sunday can not come soon enough! Woolworths is selling some really cute felt Easter baskets this year, but we figured we may as well have a go at making some ourselves. You Will Need: Different coloured felt Sharp scissors (felt is not easy to cut) Empty soft drink …

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Lollipop Bunnies | Easter Craft

A sweet treat to play with first Here is an Easter craft you can do that is not only an adorable and fun little character for your kids to play with but one they can eat when they are finished with it too! You will need: A bag of lollipops 2 x white pipe cleaners …

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Easter Sun Catchers | Easy Easter Craft

Here’s a really easy Easter craft activity that kids of all ages can enjoy. You will need: Some old milk or juice bottles Different coloured permanent markers Your imagination (or shapes to trace) How to Make Easter Sun Catchers Step 1 Rinse out the bottles and remove any labels. If the labels leave a sticky …

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Cheepy Chick Pop-Up Card & Easy-Peasy Daffodils │ Easter Craft

Help your Brisbane Kid to spoil someone special these Easter craft ideas! This cute chick card with its fun moving beak and this super easy bunch of daffodils are the perfect way to brighten up anyone’s autumn morning! Cheepy Chick Pop-Up Card You Will Need: A large sheet of card or heavy paper Scissors Colouring pens …

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No-Sew Sock Bunny | Easter Craft

No-sew soft toy Got a lost sock looking for a buddy?? Why not turn that lost sock into a great Easter Sock Bunny for a fun new friend for your Brisbane Kids? This simple, no-sew sock bunny is so easy—even the kids can do it! You will need: A sock 3 elastic hair bands or …

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DIY Paper Easter Baskets

How to Make a Paper Easter Basket This simple basket can be made by Brisbane Kids of all ages from materials you probably already have at home. It it a wonderful activity to get into the spirit of Easter, whilst also building fine motor skills. Step 1 Organise all of your materials What you will …

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Easy Easter Craft | Create your own colourful Easter garland.

Here is a colourful Easter activity you can do with the whole family, that kids of all ages will enjoy.  Indoors or outdoors, rain or shine, using everyday items from around your home. What you’ll need; Food colouring Dishwashing liquid Straws Paper cut into Easter shapes (eggs, bunnies etc) Bowls and some water. Mix equal …

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