With Winter officially here in Australia, we can often be at a loss with how to entertain our little ones in these cooler, darker days - so we've done the hard work for you! Try a few of our winter activities below to inspire some family fun!
- Have a movie marathon! Each family member picks their favourite movie to watch in a day long marathon.
- Build a fort. Grab the duvets and pillows and build a fort in your living room.
- Bake some cookies with the kids.
- Set up a backyard fire pit and have a winter campfire complete with s’mores and scary stories.
- Wrap up warm and go for a walk in the park.
- Collect items from out in the yard leaves and sticks and build a nature collage.
- Set up a treasure hunt inside or outside with a bunch of clues for the kids to follow. Or if they’re old enough, get them to create their own hunts for each other.
- Dig out your old board games and challenge each other to a tournament.
- Make a family scrapbook or photo album.
- Play dress up and have a tea party.
- Do a good deed. Take the kids to walk the dogs at the local animal shelter or help out an elderly neighbour.
- Have a PJ day and read books by the fire.
- Get the paints out and have an arts and crafts day.
- Get organised! Clear through the kids unused toys and donate them to charity.
- Challenge the kids to put their favourite song on and create a dance routine.
- Make an indoor garden and give the kids their own plant to each look after.
- Have a family talent show!
- Turn off the lights for a game of flashlight tag.
- Play some sports!
- Make some feeders for the animals outside.
If you have any winter activity ideas we’ve forgotten, add them in the comments below!
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