Kids Parties

Party Venues

Kids Party Venues around the Wollongong / Illawarra area including playcentres, local neighbourhood centres and more

Award-winning Tabatinga Family Fun & Social Centre at Dapto Leagues Club! Affordable, safe & friendly children's entertainment! Drop & Dine option available.

Location: Dapto
Phone: (02) 4261 1333   Mobile:
Ages: All ages!   Days / Hours: Mon-Thur 9:30am to 3:30pm, Fri-Sat 9:30 to 5:30pm* & Sun 9:30am to 4pm.* Drop & Dine 6pm to 9:30pm.
The award-winning chain of Tabatinga Family Fun Centres is now open at Dapto Leagues Club! Tabatinga is unique because it offers families a Drop & Dine Option every Friday & Saturday night whereby children can be dropped off at specific times to have their meal deal and play in a safe, secure and fully supervised indoor play facility, while parents enjoy the other facilities of the Club with the assurance that their children are happy, safe and nearby.
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Trees Adventure Nowra Park - Australia’s No. 1 Tree Ropes Course and Ziplining Experience - KIDS & ADULTS LOVE THIS!

Location: North Nowra
Phone: (02) 4421 4830   Mobile: (02) 4421 4830
Ages: 4 years +   Days / Hours: Tue-Fri 9:30am-5pm, Sat-Sun, 8.30am-5pm. Open everyday 8:30am - 5pm during school holidays.
Australia’s Number 1 Tree Ropes Course and Ziplining Experience! Only 1 hour from Wollongong, soar through the trees on flying foxes and thrilling aerial challenges! Trees Adventure is located inside the Shoalhaven Zoo so you can be a monkey while checking out the monkeys! A discount on zoo tickets are available to Trees Adventure Nowra Park customers.
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Shellharbour Tenpin Bowl - *20% discount when you mention Parents Guide Illawarra!

Location: Warilla
Phone: (02) 4295 4300   Mobile: (02) 4295 4300
Ages: All ages!   Days / Hours: Monday - Friday from 9am to late, Saturday & Sunday from 10am to late
Hours of fun and family-friendly enjoyment without breaking the bank! Shellharbour Tenpin Bowl's 12 lane bowling centre provides a fun bowling experience for all ages! Whether your stopping by to enjoy a family event, bowling with friends, or just lunch at our cafe, we promise a great time. Let the good times roll with a bowling birthday party!
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3Sixty Indoor Skate Park Now Open! Wollongong.

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4243 7805   Mobile: (02) 4243 7805
Ages: All ages!   Days / Hours: Monday: 9am - 9pm, Saturday: 9am - 10pm and Sunday: 9am - 6pm.
Watch your kids challenge their limits at a skate park you can trust! Tiny Tot sessions all the way through to Advanced Riders!
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UniActive - Awesome Recreation & Aquatic Centre offering great programs for kids of all ages.

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4221 4700    Mobile:
Ages: 3 years +   Days / Hours: 7 days a week. Open from 6am.
UniActive Recreation & Aquatic Centre isn't just for students and grown ups - kids can join in on the fun with our wonderful range of fitness programs specifically designed for children. We also have School Holiday Sports Camps and we have been teaching children to swim for over 25 years in our Swim School. We are also an excellent and FUN venue for your child's birthday party!
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Flip Out Albion Park - Mini Ninjas Term 1 Program IS HERE! Exclusive Hire for Parties, Weekly Playgroup and Jump Specials! Open 7 Days.

Location: Albion Park
Phone: (02) 4257 4092   Mobile: (02) 4257 4092
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours: Sunday to Thursday: 9am-9pm Friday and Saturday: 9am-9pm
Come in and meet the friendly team at Flip Out's brand new venue in the Illawarra! Flip Out Albion Park Open 7 days a week, be sure to find time to come in and have a blast! So get your bounce on and more - check out all the activities on offer! Little Ninjas, Flip Our Playgroup, Flip Out After Dark and more!
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Novotel Wollongong Northbeach - Couple and family friendly room packages, dining and events! Wollongong beachside accommodation.

Location: North Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4224 3111   Mobile: (02) 4224 3111
Ages: Family-friendly hotel!   Days / Hours: Open 7 days. 24 hour reception and room service
Stunning ocean views, spacious light filled rooms and a reputation for exceptional service has made the award winning Novotel Wollongong Northbeach an Illawarra gem! It is the perfect location for a fun-filled family getaway or romantic break!
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Paint Make Play - Nerf Wars and Creative Art & Craft Parties for kids! We come to you - mobile party service! NEW Ponycycles Party option!

Location: Wollongong & Illawarra
Phone: 0433 910 158   Mobile: 0433 910 158
Ages: All ages   Days / Hours: Contact for available party bookings
Paint Make Play offers fantastic children’s mobile art and craft parties and wait for it - Nerf War Parties! For up to 20 children and parties are 2 hours long! For all ages and not just for kids!
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Science Space - PARTY WITH US - enjoy 2 hours of non-stop birthday party FUN!

Location: North Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4286 5000   Mobile:
Ages: All ages!   Days / Hours: During NSW school term they are open from 10am - 4pm and closed on Wednesdays to the public.
​Your child's birthday party crew will explore 2 floors of interactive exhibits as well as take part in a themed science activity led by your own Science Space party host/s!
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Scarborough Hotel - family-friendly dining with stunning ocean views. $10 coffee/cake/babycino offer / Weekly Playgroup

Location: Scarborough Hotel
Phone: (02) 4267 5444   Mobile: (02) 4267 5444
Ages: All ages, family-friendly dining   Days / Hours: Monday, Thursday and Friday – 11am – 4pm Saturday and Sunday 11am – 5pm CLOSED Tuesday and Wednesday
Scarborough Hotel is also a beautiful day out for the family - relax in the sunshine, kids can play on the huge lawn, sip on a glass of bubbly - enjoy brunch on the weekend or a long lazy lunch! Scarborough Hotel is a family friendly venue perched along the beautiful South Coast coastline with breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean.
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Vennu - Illawarra! Discover local spaces to hire for your next party, special event or mums catch up!

Location: Illawarra/Shoalhaven (and NSW)
Phone: 1800 549 811   Mobile: 1800 549 811
Ages: All events!   Days / Hours: Online - 24 hours / Support Hours - 7 days, 7am - 7pm
An easy to use digital marketplace, Vennu showcases an abundance of unique community spaces to hire, saving time, money and effort - and insurance is also included! Parents will be inspired by over 50 cost effective community spaces for hire in the local area, suited to parties, kids parties, mothers group catch ups, sports, community get togethers, family events, performances as well as corporate meeting space and off sites.
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Mobile Revolution Archery Tag - Draw your bow, a NEW revolution has begun. Mobile kids parties - the newest party experience in town!

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4243 7801   Mobile: (02) 4243 7801
Ages: 8 years+   Days / Hours: On request
A hybrid mix of paintball, archery and dodgeball, Mobile Revolution Archery Tag is latest action packed game for both adults and children providing pure adrenaline fuelled fun in a safe environment.
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Wollongong Botanic Garden - stunning playpark, gardens, events, nature and fab birthday party packages!

Location: Keiraville
Phone: (02) 4227 7667   Mobile: (02) 4227 7667
Ages: All age   Days / Hours: Non-Daylight Saving Hours: 7am to 5pm daily / Daylight Saving Hours: Weekdays 7am to 6pm & Weekends & Public Holidays 7am to 6.45pm / Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day only.
Wollongong Botanic Garden is a wonderful place to visit with its many garden collections to explore, picnic spaces to enjoy, an All Abilities Playground, a duck feeding area plus a range of family and child-focused activities including school holiday programs, garden workshops, theatrical tours and outdoor cinema.
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Early Start Discovery Space – NEW DIscovery at Home ONLINE PORTAL! Where Curious Minds Play! Australia's only dedicated children's museum.

Location: Keiraville
Phone: (02) 4221 3777   Mobile:
Ages: From birth to 10 years   Days / Hours: Open Tuesday to Sunday 9am – 4pm. Closed Mondays and Public Holidays.
It's been an uncertain and challenging time. We're all struggling to provide some sort of routine and normalcy for our families. Working from home, homes schooling, whilst caring for younger children is tough – but the Discovery Space is here to help!
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Hangdog - For kids who believe life is an adventure!

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4225 8369   Mobile:
Ages: 3 years - 100!   Days / Hours: Monday – Saturday 10am to 9pm, Sunday 9am to 7pm.
Host the ultimate Adventure Party that will THRILL your kids, without worrying about set up or safety! Rain, hail or shine Hangdog parties rock on!
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Why kids love Revolution Laser Arena! We are back open!

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4243 7801   Mobile: (02) 4243 7801
Ages: 5 years+   Days / Hours: Wed/Thur/Fri 4pm to 9pm, Saturday 10am to 9pm & Sunday 10am to 6pm.
Get ready for the most adrenaline-pumping party! We don’t just do ‘laser tag’... We take party kids on a thrilling, adrenaline pumping journey into another world.
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Miss Zoe's School of Dance - Award Winning Kid's Dances Classes. Wollongong/Kiama/Coldeale

Location: Wollongong, Kiama & Coledale
Phone: 0407 921 054   Mobile: 0407 921 054
Ages: 2+ years of age to adults   Days / Hours: Open Monday to Saturday
In 2019 we opened our third studio in Coledale! We were excited to be bring our fun, non-selective and non-competitive classes to the people of the Northern Suburbs of the Illawarra. Miss Zoe's School of Dance is a non-competitive dance school where the focus is on fun and fitness.
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Circus Monoxide - unique circus training & gymnastic classes for kids and adults. Plus parties!

Location: Fairy Meadow
Phone: (02) 4285 0066   Mobile:
Ages: 2 years - adult   Days / Hours: Open every day for classes, birthday parties and venue hire
Develop amazing circus tricks and skills, get fit, improve confidence and agility. We offer huge diversity of classes from age 2-adults! Plus we offer unique party packages...
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Wollongong Central - bustling shopping and foodie destination! Sign up for our upcoming events!

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4228 5999    Mobile:
Ages: Family-friendly!   Days / Hours: Monday - Wednesday & Friday 9am to 5.30pm, Thursday 9am to 9pm, Saturday 9am to 4pm, Sunday 10am to 4pm
Wollongong Central is the leading retail and lifestyle destination in the region, delivering a world class David Jones, Mecca Maxima, T2, Peter Alexander and several more specialty stores. Wollongong Central is also a well-connected bustling hub of laneways, brimming with hole-in-the wall cafes and casual dining selections, all serving up delectable treats day and night. Check out our school holidays events, ashion previews, community events, interactive exhibits, live music, performances and entertainment and lots more!
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Bubble 'n' Bounce/eightfoxavenue Indoor Sports Centre - exclusive kids birthday parties at great prices! School Holidays Special Party Offer.

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4228 8322   Mobile: 0403 400 100
Ages: All ages welcome!   Days / Hours: 8am - 11pm 7 days. No General Admission - bookings only (subject to availability).
Plan an unforgettable party at Bubble 'n' Bounce - get the whole venue for your exclusive use! You can create the party to remember that everyone will love. 2 Hours PLUS Party Packages including party host, pizza delivery, use of ALL sporting facilities, BBQ, barista for the parents and more! Book your exclusive 2 hour "Bubble 'n' Bounce" session for up to 20 kids for just $399 during the school holidays.
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Ava Dance Centre - Dance classes from 18 months to adults. Birthday party packages also.

Location: Berkeley
Phone: 0428 232 623   Mobile:
Ages: 3 years and above   Days / Hours: Please contact dance studio for operating hours.
Located only 10 minutes from Wollongong's CBD, Ava Dance Centre provides high quality dance classes to girls and boys aged 3 years and above. Offering classes in Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary and Lyrical, we welcome and encourage all students, from beginners to those with more experience.
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Xtreme B-Force Martial Arts - Wollongong & Illawarra. Kids/teens/adults karate classes.

Location: Cringila
Phone: (02) 4268 8679   Mobile: 0426 277 899
Ages: 4 years - adults   Days / Hours: Monday - Thursday.
A family-friendly, encouraging and inclusive premier training centre for aspiring martial artists for 4 years right up to adults!
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Ready Steady Go Kids - multi-award wining pre-school sports program! Bulli, Coniston, North Wollongong, Unanderra

Location: Mt Keira
Phone: 1300 766 892   Mobile: 0402 488 784
Ages: 1.5-6 year olds   Days / Hours: Monday - Saturday
The best way to introduce your kids to sport! The Ready Steady Go Kids sports class program is Illawarra wide and designed to introduce pre-schoolers to the fundamentals of 10 different sports, in a fun non-competitive environment.
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Gravity Gymnastics - fantastic gym space for bubs up to teens! Adult fitness classes also available!

Location: Unanderra
Phone: (02) 4271 8014   Mobile: (02) 4271 8014
Ages: 6 months + adults!   Days / Hours: Open Monday - Saturday (Sunday for birthday parties)
Gravity Gymnastics is a brand new indoor gym space for bubs, kids and teens of all shapes, sizes and abilities! We are a family run business, we understand families and we love gymnastics! We offer not only gym classes, but tumbling, street gym/parkour, a boys' only gym, a girls' only gym, adult fitness classes and much much more!
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Learn to Swim Shellharbour

Location: Oak Flats, Warilla & Albion Park
Phone: (02) 4256 0752   Mobile: (02) 4256 0752
Ages: From 6 months   Days / Hours: During school terms & school holidays
Offers a happy and safe learning environment for all swimming abilities from 6 months of age. Heated pool and school holiday classes available!
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AMF Bowling

47 Princes Highway Albion Park Rail NSW 2527
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Phone:
4257 9333  

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Anise Art and Art Studio

19 Coachwood Street Kiama NSW 2533
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Phone:
(02) 4233 2297   

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Days Available:
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

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Beaton Park Leisure Centre Parties

Foley Street Gwynneville NSW 2500
Contact:

Phone:
4227 7755  

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Ages:
5-Dec

Days Available:
Saturdays and Sundays

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Black Duck Studio

Shop 3a 82 - 84 Princes Hwy (enter via Daisy St) Fairy Meadow New South Wales 2519
Contact:
Dianna Watson

Phone:
0434 104 427  

Mobile:
0434 104 427

Ages:
All Ages

Days Available:
Tues to Thurs 10 - 5, Sat 10 - 1 and parties by appointment at other times.

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Block Party

2/38 Investigator Drive Unanderra NSW 2526
Contact:
Diego

Phone:
(02) 4272 5780  

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Ages:
5+

Days Available:
7 days

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Build To Learn

Suite 10, 34 Princes Highway Cnr Bellvue Road Figtree NSW 2525
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Phone:
0498 240 909  

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Crazy Put Put - Illawarra Golf Complex

71 - 91 Windang Road Windang NSW 2528
Contact:

Phone:
(02) 4296 4427  

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Ages:
All

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Daniel Dwyer Kids Parties

Servicing the Illawarra area NSW
Contact:
Daniel Dwyer

Phone:
0422 646 922  

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Greater Union Shellharbour

4 Memorial Drive Shellharbour NSW 2529
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Phone:
(02) 4295 4555  

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Greater Union Wollongong

68 Burelli Street Wollongong NSW 2500
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Phone:
02 4228 4888  

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Helensburgh Golf Putt Putt Complex

2 Lawrence Hargrave Drive Helenburgh NSW 2508
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Phone:
(02) 4294 3456  

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Ages:
All

Days Available:
Every day 8am - 7.30pm

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Illawarra Pony Parties


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0449 068 984  

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Inflatable World Wollongong

69 Montague Street North Wollongong NSW 2500
Contact:
Nicole

Phone:
(02) 4225 2211  

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Ages:
All ages

Days Available:
School Holidays everyday and Saturdays & Sundays: 10am - 4pm

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Lavender Lily


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0417 248 869  

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Local Community Centres

information for various centres Illawarra area NSW
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Playball Shellharbour

Early Childhood Play Centre, 47/49 Shandan Circuit Albion Park Rail NSW 2527
Contact:
Lynette Richardson

Phone:
0423 357 472  

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Playball Wollongong

4/3 Ralph Black Drive North Wollongong NSW 2500
Contact:
Lynette Richardson

Phone:
0423 357 472  

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SKC Party Supplies

Servicing the Illawarra area Lake Illawarra NSW 2528
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Phone:
0420 313 948  

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South Coast Gymnastics Parties

Block 1A/Lot 1 Miller St Coniston NSW 2500
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Phone:
02 42275722  

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The Playpit


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Phone:
0410 650 501  

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