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7 Things to Do These School Holidays

Looking for ways to keep your kids entertained and engaged during the school holiday? Look no further! We've compiled a list of 10 fun activities that are sure to keep your kids occupied for hours on end. And for your convenience, the Vulcan Hotel is conveniently located near various bus stops and train stations, making it easy to get to these exciting destinations.

The Powerhouse Museum

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The Powerhouse Museum presents international exhibitions and supports dynamic creative industries. While adults will appreciate the museum's offerings, children will also find plenty to enjoy, including the Circuit customer design workshop and Minecraft coding events. There's something for everyone at the Powerhouse Museum, so make sure to bring the whole family along for a fun outing.

Location: 500 Harris St, Ultimo
Price: Free entry, events vary in price

Australian National Maritime Museum

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Experience the thrill of discovery at the Australian National Maritime Museum, where you and your kids can immerse yourselves in a day of fun and exploration. Climb aboard the HMB Endeavour and follow in the footsteps of early explorers, or dive into the underwater world with a tour of the submarine HMAS Onslow. There's so much to see and do at the Australian National Maritime Museum, it's sure to be a day you'll never forget.

Location: 2 Murray Street, Darling Harbour
Price: Prices start from $15

Bondi Beach

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Escape to the sunny shores of Bondi Beach, with a stretch of golden sand and sparkling blue water. Whether you want to soak up the sun or take a refreshing dip in the Bondi Icebergs, this beloved beach has something for everyone. And for the little ones, they'll love splashing around in the wading pool while you relax and take in the scenery.

Location: Bondi
Price: FREE

Luna Park

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Luna Park is a family-friendly amusement park that has something for everyone, no matter their age. From the Cloud Nine ride for younger kids to the Sledge Hammer for older thrill-seekers, there are plenty of exciting attractions to enjoy. When it's time for a break, there are delicious park favorites to savour, as well as a variety of entertainment and games throughout the day.

Location: 1 Olympic Drive, Milsons Point
Price: Starting from $70

Taronga Zoo 

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Spend a memorable day at Taronga Zoo, where you'll have the chance to see an array of adorable animals, including giraffes, koalas, and sun bears. You will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with these amazing creatures. The zoo also offers presentations and keeper talks, where you can learn more about the animals from the experts.

Location: Bradleys Head Rd, Mosman
Price: $27 for a child and $45.90 for an adult

Madame Tussauds

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Get ready to rub elbows with your favorite celebrities, or at least with life-sized replicas of them! Your kids will be fascinated by the sculptures of their favourites, including Captain Marvel and the Hemsworth brothers. Take a stroll through the exhibit and see how many celebrities you can spot.

Location: 1-5 Wheat Road, Darling Harbour
Price: $48 for general admission

The Ian Potter Children's Wild Play Garden

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Located just a short 13-minute drive from your Sydney accommodation, the Ian Potter Children's Wild Play Garden is a must-visit destination for families. This interactive playground encourages kids to run, jump, play, learn, and discover all that nature has to offer.

Location: Centennial Parklands
Price: FREE

With so many fun and engaging activities to choose from, your kids are sure to be entertained for hours. When it's time to rest and recharge, Vulcan Hotel offers contemporary bedrooms and a convenient location that puts you close to all of these exciting destinations. So why wait? Book your stay at the Vulcan Hotel today and start planning an unforgettable trip for your family!

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