Feel the smell of flowers in the air and sunshine on your face? Spring has arrived in Sydney! These school holidays take some time out with the whole family and enjoy relaxing and invigorating activities after what has no doubt been a long and busy winter.
Holiday Inn Potts Point is your perfect base to explore Sydney. Wander down picturesque Victoria Street to Woolloomooloo and over to the Botanic Gardens, from there wind your way to the harbour. Next, choose your own adventure, from here you can stroll into the city or follow the water around to Darling Harbour, search out the perfect gelato, grass hill for rolling down or family selfie spot.
To keep everyone entertained, here are some fun activities we are looking forward to checking out:
Butterflies Up Close
The Calyx, Royal Botanic Gardens
Every Sunday 10.30am to 1.30pm, 17 September to 22 October
Enjoy the spring sunshine and get outdoors right in the heart of the city. Plus, for those from interstate or overseas, those harbour views from the gardens will get you every time. These school holidays, experience the beauty and cheeky personality of the butterfly. The interactive session includes time with an educator and then the memorable experience of feeding the butterflies in the butterfly house. Imagine the photos!
Andrew (Boy) Charlton Pool
1C Mrs Macquaries Road
The sun is out, winter is over and that means one thing, the Boy Charlton Centre is back open! From 1 September, the facilities are open and ready for some warm weather. This iconic location has stunning views across the harbour. The kids can practise their technique, learn to swim or just enjoy being in the water. Located adjacent to the Botanic Gardens, see the butterflies and then come down to the pool for a perfect day outdoors for the whole family.
Daily 9.30am to 5pm
Need some indoor respite? Continue the nature theme at the Australia Museums latest exhibition. At Wild Planet you can see over 400 animals from all over the world, be sure down download the free mobile app before you visit to add to your experience.
The fun doesn’t stop when you get back to the hotel. Book the Kids Glamp-Out Family Package and create a space of entertainment right in your room. The package includes accommodation in a Family Room, the Kids Glamp-Out Pop and parking.