The school holidays have arrived and the kids are already bouncing off the walls looking for things to do. Time to get ‘em off the screens and out to Westfield Carousel, which has become the ultimate playground for kids of any age.
They’ve got options aplenty, along with school holiday deals galore…
Holey Moley Mini Putt Putt
Westfield Carousel’s Holey Moley Mini Golf course next to Strike has been a hit with kids of all ages for some time now, featuring live DJs, crazy cocktails and pop culture putts galore. These school holidays however they’re also setting up a special Mini Putt Putt near the food court downstairs, from September 28 until October 4.
Free and built for ages 5 and above, it’s a challenging 3-hole course that will sort out very quickly the ultimate mini golf challenge.
Scitech STEM Workshops
The big brains at Scitech will be stopping in at Westfield Carousel from October 4-11 to help stimulate your kids’ minds with two awesome activities. Micro:bits takes the kids through the essential new world of computer programming, with coding challenges that’ll put your name up in lights, facilitate rock-paper-scissors duals and more.
Then the Flight Challenge will pit families against each other for a special flight innovation challenge, involving the design, build and refinement of various flying machines. Put them to the test on Scitech’s air table exhibit and find who the real flyboys and flygirls are out there.
iPlay Special School Holiday Offer
Downstairs from Strike and Holey Moley you can get gaming in the digital world at iPlay, featuring over 50 arcade games, Clip’n’Climb, Drift Dodgems and more. And as part of the school holidays festivities, load $50 onto a game card and $80 worth of gaming! T&Cs apply.
In case you missed the memo – cinemas are back open, complete with social distancing safety requirements and a heap of great kids’ movies over the holidays. Catch new releases like Cats & Dogs 3, Astro Kid and The Secret Garden, or old faves like Return of The Jedi for excellent super saver prices.
Plus Grill’d are offering a special school holiday promotion where you can grab a burger and a movie ticket for just $25! T&Cs apply.
Kids Eat Free At TGI Fridays
It doesn’t have to be allll about the little kids! If you feel like a bit to eat and a few drinks at TGI Fridays, you can ease the pain on the wallet with the kids eating for free. This offer is running all the way from September 28 until November 30, and includes 1 free kids meal per adult main (min $25). T&Cs apply.
…Or the brand new laser tag arena, escape rooms and karaoke, also at Strike. Strike Bowling is so much more than just a bowling lane, featuring all of the above activities combined with a fully-equipped cocktail bar and gourmet kitchen offerings – the perfect stop in for all the family.
Food Glorious Food
With all these activities no doubt the kids (and you) will be starving, luckily there’s legitimately something for everyone at your fingertips, like:
– Delicious dumplings and beautiful baos at Canton Bay or Little Bao;
– Perfectly cooked curries at 2 Fat Indians;
– Sushi, ramen or bento at Ippudo and Super Tetsudo;
– Big Thai flavours at Little Bangkok;
– Pizza and pasta perfection at Trattoria Italia;
– Gigantic Greek feasts at Zeus Street Greek
– And plenty, plenty more.
Head to the Westfield Carousel Website for more info and what’s coming up.