Things to do in Bundaberg with kids when it is raining
Things to do in Bundaberg with kids when it is raining.
When it is raining it can be tough to keep your kids entertained. We have put together a list of our favourite places in Bundaberg to visit when it is raining. Firstly if you haven't already check out our other articles Indoor activities for kids, this post is full of ideas to keep your family entertained at home during a rainy day.
Bundy Bowl and Leisure
Loads of fun for the whole family. Bundy Bowl and Leisure is the place to visit anytime but when it is raining it is the perfect place for your family to run wild. Bundy Bowl and Leisure are Queensland's largest indoor entertainment venue. Bundy Bowl & Leisure Centre is THE place to host your child's birthday party or to spend a day out in air conditioned comfort! Amazing facilities with heaps of options for you to choose from! We love the arcade, cafe, lazer tag and mini putt putt. See all the exciting things happening at Bundy Bowl here.
Bundaberg Regional Libraries provide an awesome service to our region. We are so lucky to have 4 libraries: Gin Gin Library, Childers Library, Woodgate Library and Bundaberg Library. They are a great place to visit with lots of things to do in Bundaberg with kids when it is raining and best of all it is all free. Bundaberg Regional Libraries host regular children's session at the Bundaberg, Childers and Gin Gin Libraries. Check out what is happening at your local library here.
We love Baby wiggle and giggle and story time. During school holidays the libraries run extra fun sessions for kids of all ages.
Once Designs Art Studio
Once Designs Art Studio is a great space in Bundaberg to get out of the rain. They specialises in children’s art education with kids art classes in Bundaberg owned and operated by Amy Lawley, a qualified and registered teacher with a passion for the arts. Once Designs Art Studio provides a safe, fun and supportive space where kids can express themselves through art. The studio encourages kids to learn and build relationships while doing something they love.
We love their art and craft classes for children and messy art for under school aged children. Once Designs expose children to a range of art mediums and techniques including painting, drawing and mixed media. They offer weekly and casual classes for primary aged children along with school holiday classes and workshops. Contact Once Designs for a class that is suitable for your family.
Moncrieff Entertainment Centre
The Moncrieff Entertainment Centre has been the heart of great family entertainment in Bundaberg for many years! It is a great place to go in Bundaberg with kids anytime especially when it is raining. The venue caters to all forms of entertainment, including cinema, live theatre, concerts and conferencing and in more recent times the Centre has hosted events from art exhibitions to children's and holiday events. Stay up to date with what's on at the Moncrieff by following their facebook page or checking out their website. Connect here.
Hinkler Hall of Aviation
Set in the beautiful Bundaberg Botanic Gardens, the Hinkler Hall of Aviation and Hinkler House brings to life the adventures and achievements of Australia's famous pioneer solo aviator Bert Hinkler. Our Wide Bay Kids love visiting and it is a great indoor experience. We love the interactive displays, touch screens and hands-on interactive stations - the kids will love it too. The Exhibition Hall consists of 20 exhibits including static, mechanical and high-tech displays, interactive attractions, artefacts, six aircraft and various public artworks. You can fly like Bert on one of the flight and glide simulators; watch Bert's life achievements and personal story in the globe movie theatrette; and sit in an Avro Baby aircraft replica. You take a self-guided tours of the Hinkler Hall of Aviation and Hinkler House is a must do adventure for aviation enthusiasts and history buffs. Learn More here.
A great place to visit the Bundaberg with kids when it is raining is the Bundaberg Brewed Drinks Barrel. It is a one-of-a-kind experience suitable for the whole family. You can sample every one of the world-famous brews through the fun and informative guided tastings then select 6 of your favourites for a mix-it-yourself take home pack. We love the self-guided walk through of the gallery to learn about how Bundaberg Brewed Drinks craft and bottle the brews. You and your Wide Bay kids play ‘guess the flavour’ with the smellography wall, learn more about the real ingredients used in the brews, unlock the secret to the great taste and see the brewery in action via the 360 degree cameras. Check out the Barrel here.
Across The Waves Sports Club
Conveniently located in view of Rock Salt Bistro, the Little Waves Children's Play Facility at Across the Waves Sports Club offers children a state-of-the-art, fenced, secure indoor-outdoor playground. We love the indoor play area filled with arts, crafts, gaming consoles, and a large flat screen television with the latest children's movies. You can enjoy the air conditioning and a cuppa while the kids enjoy a play space designed for a variety of ages. Learn More here.