What to do in Sydney these school holidays

There's plenty to keep the kids entertained.

Keeping the kids entertained in the school holidays can be tricky business, so we’ve done the hard work for you.

We’ve rounded up everything you need to keep your kids occupied in the summer holidays.

School is out for most NSW kids from Monday 15 April to Friday 26 April 2019.

Record your music

Green Square Library
Monday 15 April, from 1pm–3pm
Musician and sound designer Kathryn Roberts Parker will guide participants aged 12 to 15 years through the fundamental principles of sound recording including channel equalisation, mixing, special effects and mastering tracks.

Creative workshops

Pine Street Creative Arts Centre
Monday 15 to Wednesday 24 April, times vary
For school children aged 6 to 17 years, these creative sessions include everything from ceramics and screen printing to painting and digital animation.

School holidays at Pine Street Creative Arts Centre

Shadow Lands workshop with Matriark Theatre

Customs House Library
Tuesday 16 April, 11am-1pm
In this storymaking workshop, 12 to 15 year-olds will use shadow, illustration and physical theatre to create and bring to life their own worlds.

Youth in the city

Various venues and times
Monday 16 April to Friday 26 April
A mix of events, workshops and activities for older kids aged 12 to 18 years, and most of them are free.

A makerspace workshop

Makerspace workshops

Various locations and times
Wednesday 17 April to Friday 26 April
A sensational series of free creative workshops for kids aged 5 to 12 years.

Free balance bike clinics

Sydney Park Cycling Centre
Every Saturday and 15, 16, 17, 23 and 24 April, 11am-2pm
A fun way for young children to develop a love of cycling.

Riding at Sydney Park

Visit an aquatic centre

Take a dip these school holidays at a City of Sydney aquatic centre.

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