Autumn Activity Bucket List

The temperatures are finally cooling down after a long hot summer, the leaves are turning to a gorgeous orange brown and it’s time to start getting cosy. Autumn is a beautiful time of year in Australia and the perfect opportunity to make the most of quality time with your family.


We’ve put together an Autumn themed bucket list of 30 activities for you and your little ones to work your way through over the next couple of months. If you have any more ideas, add them into the comments below! We hope you have a wonderful season ahead!


  1. Plant an apple tree
  2. Enjoy a bonfire
  3. Make a bird feeder
  4. Go raspberry or apple picking
  5. Snuggle under a blanket and stargaze
  6. Stock up on seasonal produce at the farmer’s markets
  7. Go on a bike ride
  8. Play in the autumn leaves
  9. Go to a movie drive-in
  10. Bake cookies
  11. Go camping
  12. Watch the sunrise
  13. Have a family games night
  14. Create an autumn themed scavenger hunt
  15. Make a veggie trough
  16. Crack out the slow cooker for cosy weekend meals
  17. Paint leaves
  18. Go to a pumpkin patch
  19. Make pumpkin everything
  20. Get cosy and build a fort inside
  21. Roast marshmallows
  22. Have a family movie night
  23. Plant spring bulbs
  24. Make an apple pie
  25. Create a leaf garland
  26. Take a nature drive to appreciate the changing scenery
  27. Paint pinecones
  28. Collect warm clothes or canned goods for a homeless shelter
  29. Start a family gratitude journal
  30. Get ready for the upcoming holidays and start making Easter decorations!

Fancy adding some retail therapy to that list? Check out our favourite autumn looks below…

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