Easter Event Guide! Egg-citement for the whole family


Get EGG-cited, Easter is almost here! To celebrate, there are dozens of fun Easter events happening all over Sydney… some even in our own backyard!

So have a browse through our Easter Event Guide… click on the Quicklinks Menu below to go directly to the event listing. 

Easter Egg Hunts

Easter Activities

Easter Shows

Easter Parades


Easter Egg Hunts

Easter Egg Hunt, Inflatable World

Assemble your adventurers to search for the surprises the Easter Bunny has left! As well as lots of bouncy fun, they’ll be colouring in competitions, guessing competitions and a prize for the best dressed bunny! Bookings essential.

  • When: Thursday 18 April, 9am – 11am
  • Where: Inflatable World, 7a Gundah Rd, Mt Kuring-Gai
  • Cost: $17.97 per child. Spectating adults free.
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The Great Chadwick Easter Egg Hunt, Turramurra

On Friday 12 April join the Great Chadwick Easter Egg Hunt at Cameron Park in Turramurra from 4pm. Gold coin donation with all proceeds going to the Cerebral Palsy Alliance

Eggs on the Oval, Hornsby

Have a morning of family fun celebrating Easter with Hornsby Ku-ring-gai PCYC on Good Friday! Face painting, games, music, an Easter egg hunt, balloons, fund raising BBQ for the PCYC and more! Bring your family and friends and come on down to the PCYC from 10am! Egg Hunt starts at 11am.

Easter Egg Hunt and Aqua Egg Hunt, Watson Bay Hotel

This year the Watson Bay Hotel are going bigger and better and bringing the egg hunt back into Beach Club. There’ll be two egg hunts, one on Friday and one on Saturday, along with the famed Aqua Egg Hunt on Sunday. BYOB – bring your own basket.

What is an aqua egg hunt you ask? There are lots of balloon weights (not chocolate eggs) in Watsons Bay and kids are encouraged to bring snorkels and go in and hunt for the famous golden star. Different colours mean different prizes. Registration Essential

  • When: Friday 19 & Saturday 20 April (Easter Egg Hunt), Sunday 21 April  (Aqua Egg Hunt)
  • Where: Watsons Bay Hotel, Military Rd, Watsons Bay
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Golden Ridge Animal Farm Easter Egg Hunt, Dural

A fun family event where you will get to participate in all the fun farm activities as well as enjoy collecting some eggs around the farm which you will get to swap for three prizes. There will be a few special eggs that will win the family some cool prizes including farm passes, toys and games for the kids. Bookings essential.

  • When: Friday 19 – Sunday 21 April, 10.30am to 2.30pm
  • Where: Golden Ridge Animal Farm, 686 Old Northern Road, Dural
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Easter Egg Hunt, The Grounds of Alexandria

This year there will be a very limited release of tickets to the annual easter egg hunt, with all proceeds going to the Sydney Children’s Hospital. To be the first to know when tickets go on sale, join the pre-register.

  • When: Saturday 20 April, 8.30am
  • Where: 2 Huntley St, Alexandria
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The Great Garden Egg Hunt, The Royal Botanic Garden

Children use a trail map to complete fun challenges, collect chocolate eggs and hunt for their furry Easter friend. Following the trail, children will move around the beautiful gardens between five activities which are egg or bunny related such as an egg and spoon race and an egg hunt. There will also be a family photo opportunity at the end with the Easter Bunny so bring your camera!

  • When: Sunday 20 April – Monday 21 April
  • Where: Royal Botanic Garden, Maiden Pavilion, near the Band Lawn
  • Cost: $18
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Glenworth Valley Great Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Bunny will hide over 12,000 chocolate eggs to find. It’s a magical morning for all ages. Entry to the Easter Egg Drop is via a gold coin donation

  • When: Sunday 21 April, 9am
  • Where: Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures, 69 Cooks Rd, Glenworth Valley
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Giant Easter Egg Hunt, Hunter Valley Gardens

Spending the Easter long weekend in the Hunter Valley? Join the Giant Easter Egg Hunts at Hunter Valley Gardens! Every child will receive a gift of Easter chocolate at the completion of the hunt. Plus, each day there is also a golden egg hunt to win a Family Annual Pass and Easter Egg basket! The weekend will include Easter activities and the spectacular rides.

  • When: Saturday 20 & Sunday 21 April
  • Where: Hunter Valley Gardens, 2090 Broke Rd, Pokolbin
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Easter Activities

Easter fun for the kids at The Cannery Rosebery

The Cannery Rosebery is holding a special Easter market day with creative fun for kids of all ages. Children can get ready for the upcoming Easter holidays with an egg colouring activity and card making workshop, or be extra hands-on with a fun construction activity. From kindy kids to pre-teens, there’s something for every child.

  • When: Sunday 7 April, 2pm
  • Where: The Cannery , 61 Mentmore Avenue, Rosebery
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Easter Cookie Decorating Class, The Grounds Alexandria

A crafty class learning how to make an Easter crown and techniques for decorating easter shaped sugar cookies to take home.

  • When: Wednesday 17 April, 10am, 12pm & 2pm
  • Where: The Grounds of Alexandria, 2 Huntley St, Alexandria
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Easter Craft at Green and Lane Cove Library

Come along and create some fun Easter themed crafts, including an Easter basket and decorative eggs.

Choc Egg Workshop, The Grounds Alexandria

Get ready for the Easter weekend by creating your own chocolate Easter eggs! The chocolate Easter egg workshop is great for kids who like getting creative in the kitchen.

  • When: Thursday 18 April, 10am, 12pm & 2pm
  • Where: The Grounds of Alexandria, 2 Huntley St, Alexandria
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Easter Bunny’s Workshop, Centennial Parklands

Be prepared and enjoy two hours of Easter craft. Make some beautiful decorations for the house. You will work with wreaths, eggs, and many more things… and of course there will be a basket making course for The Great CP Egg Hunt.

  • When: Thursday 18 April
  • Where: Centennial Parklands, The WILD PLAY Discovery Centre
  • Cost: $29 per ticket
  • Suitable for: 4+ years
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Easter Olympics, Watson Bay Hotel

Get the kids ready to run around and have some Easter fun .. Make sure to come in comfortable running shoes. Registration is essential and spaces will be limited. There will be two sessions, each lasting for 1 hour each.

The Grounds Giant Chocolate Easter Egg, The Grounds Alexandria

The cracking of the famous Chocolate Egg is a big Easter tradition of The Grounds that they love sharing with the whole community. The event is free for the community, and as always is on a first in best dressed basis.

  • When: Sunday 21 April, 3pm
  • Where: 2 Huntley Street, Alexandria
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Easter Shows

Sydney Royal Easter Show, Sydney Olympic Park

There is so much to see and do, with carnival rides, show bags, food stalls, pony rides, sea circus, the Dairy Farmers working dairy, not to mention all the animals! The Sydney Royal Easter Show is a celebration of Australian culture, from our rural traditions to our modern day lifestyles, providing unique experiences for everyone.

  • When: 12-23 April
  • Where: Sydney Olympic Park, Showground Road, Homebush
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Purple Bricks Sydney Family Show, Moore Park

The Sydney Family Show is Australia’s biggest free entry show. It has everything you love about the show, including rides, showbags, sideshow attractions and animals. Plus, there’s lots of entertainment is on offer too – with  daily live shows from Shaun the Sheep, Shimano Live Fishing Show, Sound Life Dome and lots more.
  • When: 13 – 28 April
  • Where: Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park
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Luddenham Easter Festival

Held over the Easter Long weekend, there is free entry, free parking and fireworks

  • When: 19-22 April, 1pm to 8pm (closes at 6pm Easter Monday)
  • Where: Luddenham Showgrounds, 20 Jackson Road
  • More information

Easter Parades

Sydney Easter Parade

Sydney Easter Parade and Family Day (SEPFD) is a fun-filled family-friendly event to celebrate the true meaning of Easter – the resurrection of Jesus Christ.


1 Comment

  1. Michal

    March 16, 2018 at 7:17 am

    This is a fantastic post, thank you for compiling it!!

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