Shopping Centre Christmas Child Minding Services and Extended Hours

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Goodness knows 1 hour shopping with children is the equivalent to 15 minutes shopping without..! So we’ve put together a list of the local shopping centre child minding services and extended trading hours to help you get through that shopping list.

 

Macquarie Centre

Chipmunks Playland

All year round Chipmunks Playland & Café at Macquarie Centre provides a Drop Off Service for school aged children aged between 5 – 11 years.

Pricing

  • 1 hour – $20.00
  • 2 hours – $25.00
  • 3 hours – $30.00

To find out more, check out Chipmunks Macquarie or phone (02) 9888 5275.

 

Extended Trading Hours

Saturday 9th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday 10th December10:00am – 6:00pm
Monday 11th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Tuesday 12th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Wednesday 13th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday 14th December9:00am – 10:00pm
Friday 15th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday 16th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday 17th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Monday 18th December9:00am – 8:00pm
Tuesday 19th December9:00am – 8:00pm
Wednesday 20th December9:00am – 8:00pm
Thursday 21st December9:00am – Midnight
Friday 22nd December8:00am – 8:00pm
Saturday 23rd December8:00am – 6:00pm
CHRISTMAS EVE7:00am – 6:00pm
CHRISTMAS DAYClosed
BOXING DAY8:00am – 6:00pm
Wednesday 27th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday 28th December9:30am – 9:00pm
Friday 29th December9:30am – 6:00pm
Saturday 30th December9:00am – 6:00pm
NEW YEARS EVE9:00am – 6:00pm
NEW YEARS DAY12:00am – 6:00pm
Tuesday 2nd January9:30am – 6:00pm

 

Top Ryde City Shopping Centre

Monkey Mania Drop n Shop

Monkey Mania’s Drop ‘n Shop service is available for parents who want to drop their children off while they shop. Parents can leave children in the care of Monkey Mania for up to three hours and are asked to remain on the shopping centre premises. This service is available for children 5 and older, who are toilet trained and are capable of going to the toilet alone. The Drop ’n Shop service costs $26.50 and includes unlimited play even after the parents return. The children are required to wear a Monkey Mania vest whilst in Monkey Mania’s care. For more info click here.

 

Extended Trading Hours

Saturday 16th December9:00am – 7:00pm
Sunday 17th December9:00am – 7:00pm
Monday 18th December9:00am – 9:00pm
Tuesday 19th December9:00am – 9:00pm
Wednesday 20th December9:00am – 9:00pm
Thursday 21st December9:00am – 10:00pm
Friday 22nd December9:00am – 10:00pm
Saturday 23rd December9:00am – 7:00pm
CHRISTMAS EVE9:00am – 5:00pm
CHRISTMAS DAYClosed*
BOXING DAY10:00am – 5:00pm *optional
Wednesday 27th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday 28th December9:00am – 9:00pm
Friday 29th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday 30th December9:00am – 6:00pm
NEW YEARS EVE10:00am – 5:00pm
NEW YEARS DAY10:00am – 5:00pm *optional

 

* Some stores, cinemas and restaurants may trade
** Cinemas and some restaurants will trade. Contact individual stores for details.

 

Rhodes Waterside

Shopping Nanny

Rhodes has a year-round Nanny Service (that you can read all about here). Over Christmas, the Nanny Service hours will increase from 9am to 3pm for weeks commencing 11th and 18th December. It will be CLOSED from the 23rd December to 7th January and will re-open Monday 8th January.

 

Extended Trading Hours

Friday 15th December9:00am – 7:00pm
Saturday 16th December9:00am – 7:00pm
Sunday 17th December10:00am – 7:00pm
Monday 18th December9:00am – 7:00pm
Tuesday 19th December9:00am – 7:00pm
Wednesday 20th December9:00am – 7:00pm
Thursday 21st December9:00am – 9:00pm
Friday 22nd December9:00am – 9:00pm
Saturday 23rd December9:00am – 9:00pm
CHRISTMAS EVE9:00am – 6:00pm
CHRISTMAS DAYClosed
BOXING DAY10:00am – 6:00pm
Wednesday 27th December10:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday 28th December10:00am – 6:00pm
Friday 29th December10:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday 30th December9:00am – 6:00pm
NEW YEARS EVE9:00am – 6:00pm
NEW YEARS DAY10:00am – 6:00pm
Tuesday 2nd January9:00am – 6:00pm
Wednesday 3rd January9:00am – 6:00pm

 

 

Chatswood Chase

Stay, Play, Shop

Stay Play Shop for 3 – 5 year olds starts on Monday 27th November – Friday 22nd December.

It is open Mon – Fri 10am – 2pm, located on Level One near Williams Sonoma.

The first hour is free then $5 per half hour. UnionPay cardholders receive the second hour free.

 

Extended Trading Hours

Monday 11th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Tuesday 12th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Wednesday 14th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday 14th December9:00am – 9:00pm
Friday 15th December9:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday 16th December9:00am – 7:00pm
Sunday 17th December9:00am – 7:00pm
Monday 18th December 9:00am – 7:00pm
Tuesday 19th December9:00am – 7:00pm
Wednesday 20th December9:00am – 7:00pm
Thursday 21st December9:00am – 10:00pm
Friday 22nd December9:00am – 10:00pm**
Saturday 23rd December8:00am – 8:00pm**
CHRISTMAS EVE 8:00am – 6:00pm**
CHRISTMAS DAYClosed
BOXING DAY9:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday 27th December9:30am – 5:30pm
Thursday 28th December9:30am – 9:00pm
Friday 29th December 9:30am – 5:30pm
Saturday 30th December9:00am – 5:00pm
NEW YEARS EVE9:00am – 5:00pm
NEW YEARS DAYClosed
Tuesday 2nd January9:30am – 5:30pm

 

** Fresh food open from 7am

 

 
 
 
 
 

One Response

  1. Amazing! Thanks! I had no idea this was available ??

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