Kids Attractions

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Sydney is packed with kid-friendly things to do and see, that are suitable for all ages. Sydney attractions are vast, varied and exciting! luring domestic and international visitors all year round.

Kids can enjoy a wide array of Sydney Attractions and indulge in all the wonder and excitement. With so much to choose from, we have put a list together to help you find something to keep the kids entertained while visiting Sydney.

 

1

 Luna Park

Luna Park
For the ultimate all age kids activity, you can’t go past the huge friendly face at Milsons Point. Luna Park is one of Australia’s most iconic amusement parks, providing a world of fun for the young and young at heart. Prepare your stomach to be twisted, pulled, pushed and thrown as you dive head first into the all the rides.

 

 

1 Olympic Drive, Milsons Point Ph: 02 9033-7676 View Map

2

 Taronga Zoo

Taronga Zoo
Get up close and personal to more than 2,900 exotic and native animal species at Sydney’s Taronga Zoo. The Zoo is always a fun day out for kids. Explore life size and lifelike dinosaurs in the Wild, attend amazing free shows and keeper talks or book an animal encounter and see a koala close up, feed a giraffe, meet one of the reptiles or let an owl perch itself on your wrist.

 

Bradleys Head Road, Mosman Ph: 02 9969-2777  View Map

3

 Imax Theatre

Imax Theatre
Prepared to be blown away by the larger than life images as they draw you in, so real you feel as though you are actually there, you can almost touch them, so powerful you can feel them. IMAX Sydney is the largest cinema screen in the world, reaching an amazing 8 storeys high. A truly sensational experience for the whole family.

 

 

31 Wheat Road, Darling Harbour Ph: 02 9281-3300 View Map

4

 Sydney Aquarium

Sydney Aquarium
Journey through the glass tunnel and explore Australia’s marine life like never before. Just inches from huge sharks, rays, turtles, tropical fish, dugong, crocodiles, platypus, sea dragons, penguins and more, the Sydney Aquarium is a breathtaking experience for the young and old alike.

 

 

1-5 Wheat Road, Sydney Ph: 02 8251-7800 View Map

5

 Powerhouse Museum

Powerhouse Museum
Journey through the glass tunnel and explore Australia’s marine life like never before. Just inches from huge sharks, rays, turtles, tropical fish, dugong, crocodiles, platypus, sea dragons, penguins and more, the Sydney Aquarium is a breathtaking experience for the young and old alike.

 

 

500 Hastings Street, Ultimo Ph: 02 9217-0111  View Map

6

 Wildlife Sydney Zoo

Wildlife Sydney Zoo
Filled with some of the most loved and feared animals that call Australia home, Wildlife Sydney Zoo allows you to get up close and personal with these animals through interactive displays, inspiring and entertaining daily shows, captivating daily feeding sessions and enhanced walk-through habitats.

 

 

1-5 Wheat Road, Sydney Ph: 02 8251-7800 View Map

7

 Olympic Park Aquatic Centre

Olympic Park Aquatic Centre
Swim, splash and slide at Sydney’s best indoor water park. Don’t have time to stand around and watch your kids? The lifeguards will provide all the protection your kid needs! The Olympic Park Aquatic Centre is fun for all ages, from slides and rides in the Water Playgrounds to Spas and pools, it is defiantly a day well spent for all.

 

 

Olympic Boulevard, Sydney Ph: 02 9752-3666 View Map

8

 Sydney Tower

Sydney Tower View
Enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view over Sydney’s Skyline, from Sydney’s highest viewpoint, Sydney Tower Eye. Captivating visitors with its crystal clear skies in winter, the explosion of purple from Jacaranda Trees covering the Eastern suburbs in Spring, the buzzing atmosphere and fresh sunshine in summer and the gorgeous orangey glows and magnificent sunsets in Autumn, the Sydney Tower is a not to be missed attraction, whatever time of year.

100 Market Street, Sydney Ph: 02 9333-9222  View Map

9

 Kidspace – The Australian Museum

Kidspace
Kidspace is a ‘mini-museum’ on the second floor of The Australian Museum, that stimulates young children’s imaginations and encourages them to explore. There are five pods, including a bug pod, marine pod, volcano pod, observation pod and imagination pod, full of fun activities just waiting to be explored.

 

 

6 College Street, Sydney Ph: 02 9320-6000  View Map

10

 Maritime Museum

Maritime Museum Sydney
Travel back in time and see what life was like on the convict ships, enjoy lively exhibitions, fun kids activities, hands-on exhibits, watch an old film in the cinema, play the latest museum computer games or take a free guided tour, all at The Australian National Maritime Museum.

 

2 Murray Street, Darling Harbour Ph: 02 9298-3777  View Map