8 Local Indoor Play Centres

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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: 


Chipmunks, Macquarie Centre

Adults entry is free, the kids adore the giant inflatable slide and for primary school aged kids, Chipmunks provide a drop off service for children aged 5 – 11 years. Run errands, do shopping, sip a latte IN PEACE!!

More info here.


Timezone, Macquarie Centre

Established in 1978, Timezone have 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!

More info here.


Monkey Mania, Top Ryde Shopping Centre

The whole play structure can be viewed from the seating area, and adult’s 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.  Also on site is Laser Mania, a state of the art laser tag game.

More info here.


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.

More info here.

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. 

More info here.

North Ryde RSL Tribal Zone



Ultimate Family Fun Centre Sydney

Unit 5/ 1B Redbank Rd, Northmead

The largest Indoor Play Centre/Jungle Gym/Soft Play setup 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.

More info here.



Lollipops, Parramatta

Unit 3 / 175 James Ruse Drive, Rosehill

This venue has an exciting arena for children to enjoy with giant slides, bouncy castles, a tea cup 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).

More info here.



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.

 More info here.