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Your ultimate Westfield North Lakes school holiday guide

By Ellie Boswell

Welcome to your ultimate guide to making the most of school holidays at Westfield North Lakes. Read on to find out how you and the kids can maximise the fun before the school bells ring again.

What’s on

Looking for ways to occupy the kids? Visit Westfield North Lakes for a range of activities to enjoy:


Win an all-expenses paid family road trip

To celebrate Connected, coming to cinemas soon, we are giving away FREE Connected activity packs* to Westfield Plus members to keep the kids entertained these school holidays, along with the chance to WIN an all-expenses paid family road trip!

Download the Westfield Plus app and present your member card at the pop-up desk next to Prouds to claim your free Connected activity pack* between Wednesday 30 September – Sunday 4 October.

In-centre hunt

The Mitchells are going on a fun family road trip and we need your help!

Join us from Wednesday 30 September – Sunday 4 October for an exciting School Holidays hunt throughout the centre. To celebrate Connected, coming to cinemas soon, we are sending you on an adventure to find the hidden movie characters and connect the Mitchell family back together. All children who join the hunt will receive a special sticker upon completion, and an entry into the draw to WIN a family pass to see the film. There is one pass up for grabs each day so bring the family along for some competitive fun!

Roaming magician

As part of our jam-packed school holiday line-up we are excited to bring you our famous magician Daz Buckley. Follow the magic these school holidays and find him roaming around Centre Court and Outdoor Dining. Find out more >>

Escape to the movies

Nothing says ‘school holidays’ like a day at the movies. Head to Event Cinemas located on Level 1, above San Churro to catch the latest family flicks. The kids will be entertained for a couple of hours and you’ll get to sit down and enjoy a bit of downtime. Perfect!

What’s on? Here’s a few of our school holiday picks below.

The Secret Garden
A girl (Dixie Egerickx, The Little Stranger) discovers a magical garden at her uncle’s house in this family fantasy based on the classic children’s novel.

Astro Kid
After the destruction of their ship, a young boy is separated from his parents and must await his rescue in this French animated space adventure.

Paw Patrol: Jet to the Rescue
The super pups must defend Barkingburg from the Duke of Flappington, who has acquired the power of a mighty levitation gem, in this new movie.

Find out more >>

Discover the latest games

Planet Arcades has lots of activities and games for your kids to enjoy all school holidays long. The kids will be impressed, and it will likely keep them occupied all morning or afternoon.

Planet Arcades are Family run Entertainment Centres located at Westfield North Lakes. They have some of the latest and greatest games available and offer some fantastic redemption based prizes just for you. They also have a range of Kids Birthday Packages available.

Still looking for more to fill the calendar? Check out what’s happening at Westfield North Lakes.

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