HOLIDAY BOREDOM BUSTERS
1. Meet Batman
What: Keep the kids away from the Joker these school holidays with a meet and greet of the dark knight of Gotham himself.... Batman!
When: 11am, noon and 1pm
Where: Hinkler Central, outside of Kmart
2. Bundy Bowl
What: There is so much to choose from at Bundy Bowl and Leisure Complex these school holidays. From ten pin bowling to laser tag, dodgem cars, a Wild Wild West Shootout, mini-golf, giant balloon drops, giveaways and more.
When: Today and tomorrow, 10am until late
Where: 17 Lester St
Contact: 4152 4334
Cost: Visit www.bundybowl.com.au or call the centre.
3. Fitness Class
What: Booty and the Beast Fitness is holding a kids fitness class to bring both fun and fitness to your child's school holidays. Suitable for all school aged children, just bring a bottle of water and a big smile.
Where: 59 Johanna Boulevard
Contact: 0402 027 919
What: Keep the kids entertained these school holidays with the Paw Patrol Art and Craft Zone. Let their creativity shine as they make their very own Paw Patrol face masks to take home.
Where: Between Rockmans and W Lane
Contact: 4152 5788
5. Pottery classes
What: Two-and-a-half hour long pottery classes teaching children how to create an amazing piece of their very own pottery through Di Stirling Pottery. Under guidance, they will be shown how to model and pinch clay to realise their ideas.
Where: 42 Durdins Rd, Bargara
Contact: Bookings are essential, phone 0400 145 093
6. Tennis Clinic
What: The Bundaberg Junior Tennis Association and Bundaberg Tennis Academy Professional Coaches are holding their School Holiday Get Active Tennis Clinic for children these school holidays. There will be two sessions held each day catering for children from 5-15 years. Bookings are essential as places are limited per class.
Where: Rotary Park Tennis Complex, 69B George St
Contact: Phone Kevin on 0409 520753 or Murray 0407 639 824
7. Rocketship Week
What: Take the kids along to the Hinkler Hall of Aviation for some rocket ship fun these school holidays. Kids can create their own paper cup rocket ship that actually flies.
Where: Hinkler Hall of Aviation
Contact: 4130 4400
What: Chipmunks Playland and Cafe have plenty to keep your little ones entertained for hours on end. See a two for one pass on page 3.
Where: 59 Johanna Blvd
Contact: 4151 4363
Cost: 1-2 years $7.90 and 3-11 $10.90
9. On the green
What: Drop in for a game of lawn bowls. A family-friendly game of affordable fun with no experience required.
Where: Burnett Bowls Club
When: Today, 10am-5pm
Contact: 4151 4217
10. Train rides
What: Australian Sugar Cane Railway will run train rides again these school holidays at the Bundaberg Botanic Gardens.
Where: Botanic Gardens
When: Tomorrow, 10am-3.30pm
Cost: Adults $4, school aged $1, under 5s free, family $10
11. Alexandra Park Zoo
What: Nestled on the banks of the Burnett River on Quay St, Alexandra Park offers a playground for all ages under the shade of large trees. The kids can play on the playground or run in the large open spaces.
Where: Quay St
Contact: 4153 8888
12. Distillery Tour
What: For a day of education and fun for the whole family, why not head over to the Bundaberg Rum Distillery for all the ins and outs of the drink that put the Rum City on the map. Two tours are available for a family day out, the Distillery Experience and the Museum Experience.
When: From 10am, book for time
Where: Hills St, Bundaberg East
Cost: Visit website or phone 4131 2989 for prices and tours
13. Reading Cinemas
What: Reading Cinema Bundaberg has a bunch of new blockbusters for the whole family to enjoy. From the long awaited Cars 3 to Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul, Despicable Me 3 and Transformers: The Last Knight.
When: From 9.30am, see website for session times
Where: Reading Cinemas Bundaberg, 1 Johanna Blvd
Contact: 4152 1233
Cost: $10 tickets
14. Reptile park
What: Take a trip down to Childers' Snakes Downunder Reptile Park and Zoo for more than 60 species and sub-species of Australian reptiles, amphibians, mammals and birds plus some exotic species.
Where: 51 Lucketts Rd, Childers
Contact: 4126 3332 or visit http://www.snakesdownunder.
Cost: Adults $22, students and seniors $18, children (4-12) $14, family pass (2 aduls and 2 children) $66