For those days when it’s too cold or rainy to be outside, we have got you covered! Here’s our list of local indoor play centres:
KidsDay Cafe, Meadowbank
Shop 6.4a Village Plaza, 11a Bay Drive Meadowbank
This brand new boutique kids play centre is a kids mecca, with over 10 ‘play zones’ including all kinds of activities from a ball pit, dress-up room, fully decked out kitchen, a vet, fruit and veg market, fishing boat, cube zone, slide, kids camping, toy room, Magformers board and more!
Twinkle Kids Cafe, Burwood
Shop 48a, Burwood Plaza – 42 Railway Parade Burwood
A cafe with a twist, where kids can enjoy all kinds of activities from slides, to dress up, shops, cooking toys, puzzles, a Lego wall, ball pit and much more.
Planet Mino, Chatswood
10-12 Smith Street, Chatswood
This two-story play centre features multiple playgrounds, giant slides, a sandpit, play toys, legos, building blocks, jumping castles, trampolines and more! There’s also a Cafe onsite with a proper kitchen.
Chipmunks, Macquarie Centre
Shop 428, Level 4, 197-223 Herring Rd, Macquarie Park
Parents will love that adults and children under 1 are free and the kids will tearing around this fun-filled play centre.
Did you know Chipmunks provide a drop off service for children aged 5 – 11 years? Run errands, do shopping, sip a latte in peace!
Monkey Mania, Top Ryde Shopping Centre
Level 2, Top Ryde City Shopping Centre
At Monkey Mania, the whole play structure can be viewed from the seating area, and adult entry price includes a free drink. Equipment includes an inflatable jumping castle, dedicated toddlers area, a gun/cannon foam ball arena, climbing structure, slides and electric kiddies go-karts.
Jungle Buddies, Five Dock
2/97 Queens Rd, Five Dock
Jungle Buddies has the largest play structure in NSW and by far the freshest and yummiest café offerings. Snack on seasonal treats from Sonoma, Bowen Island Bakery and Rowie’s Cakes.
Tribal Zone, North Ryde RSL
Cnr Pittwater and Magdala Rds, North Ryde
This supervised indoor playground has a huge jungle gym, ball room, mini-carousel, air hockey, arcade games and more. The best bit is that you have the option of leaving children aged 3-17 to stay and play without you for up to two hours for just $6! Staff give you buzzers and will buzz you if there is a problem. There are always several staff members overseeing the area.
Ultimate Family Fun Centre Sydney
Unit 5/ 1B Redbank Rd, Northmead
Ultimate is the largest indoor play centre in Australia (split into 0-5 years and 5-12 years to keep the little ones safe) consisting of interconnected trampolines, massive foam pit and a climbing wall.
Unit 3 / 175 James Ruse Drive, Rosehill
This venue has an exciting arena for children to enjoy with giant slides, bouncy castles, a teacup ride, huge climbing structure, code red laser, and an 8-metre high rock wall! They have allocated areas for different age groups from babies to school children (up to 11 years of age).
Timezone, Macquarie Centre
Level 4 Macquarie Centre, Corner of Herring Road & Waterloo Road, North Ryde
Established in 1978, Timezone has had a long time to perfect “fun”. In case you never went as a child, the way it works is that kids not only get to play games but they also get to win prizes with tickets collected. Targeted at families, you may be tempted to join in the fun too!
Wannabees Family Play Town
C1/1-3 Rodborough Rd, Frenchs Forest
Wannabees Family Play Town is a themed indoor play centre where children discover what they wanna be when they grow up. It features a child-size city where kids can experience first hand what it is to have a real job. They can play to be firefighters, police officers, doctors, beauticians and much more in one of the Wannabees City buildings.