Fun at the Royal Easter Show
The iconic Sydney Royal Easter Show celebrates the best of Australian agriculture and rural life for 14 days. Taste Australia's best produce, delight in great shopping, see thousands of farm animals, and enjoy family fun with carnival rides, performances and more.
Easter holiday ideas in Sydney
Easter holidays are a special time, offering families and friends the opportunity to spend more time together. Easter is a great time to bring your family to Sydney with top attractions for kids open, including Taronga Zoo and museums. Beautiful beaches and tranquil parks are perfect for family picnics.
Whether you’re visiting for the long weekend or an extended holiday, Sydney has many things to do and see for the whole family. The annual 14-day Sydney Royal Easter Show at Sydney Olympic Park features Australia’s best agricultural produce and many activities and carnival rides for kids.
Accommodation options are available to suit various family budgets. And eating out with kids in Sydney is easy, with many cafes, pubs and restaurants offering children's menus. You'll also find excellent cafes at Sydney's museums and galleries.
Kids will love exploring Sydney's zoos and aquariums. You can go on tours and encounter friendly animals up close, such as koalas at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo and dugongs at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium in Darling Harbour. Take a ferry across sparkling Sydney Harbour to Taronga Zoo.
Check out the events calendar for special events and reserve your tickets in advance. One of Sydney's biggest and best for kids is the Great Centennial Park Easter Egg Hunt. The Centennial Parklands, in Sydney’s east, are popular for horseriding, cycling and picnicking, as well.