This is Sydney's ultimate water playground! There are rides, slides, pools, a beach, and you can even learn to surf here. You might even see a dinosaur or two.
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Address: 427 Resevoir Rd, Prospect
Telephone: 13 33 86
Transport: Car or a shuttle bus from Parramatta or Blacktown Stations in peak season.
Cost: From $70/day pass
Age: all ages - height restrictions apply for rides
This place is perfect if you have a brood full of little monkeys! There's a special course just for little kids, and more challenging climbs for bigger kids. You can even ride a bike in the sky!
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Address: Cnr Forrester & Boronia Rds, St Marys
Telephone: 02 9677 7759
Transport: Car or Train/Bus from Penrith or St Marys Stations
Cost: From $19 for the kids course
Age: Must be 1m tall for kids course
With an 11m high spider frame, a sky bidge and 3 awesome slides, plus a 33m long double flying fox, this is one of Western Sydney's premier playgrounds. To add to all of this, a brand new obstacle course has also just opened, which is perfect to test out the strength and agility of your older kids!
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Address: Vine St, Fairfield
Telephone: 02 9725 0222
Transport: Car or 10 min walk from Fairfield Train Station
Age: All ages, slides more suitable for older kids
With a Wake Park and an Aqua Park there is heaps to do here. So you can either wake board, knee board or water skate in the Wake Park and in the Aqua Park, you can climb up and slide down inflatables and jumping pillows. There's also a space to swim, a playground, cafe and bbq/picnic facilites on site.
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Address: Mulgoa Rd, Penrith
Telephone: 0247 222 537
Transport: Car or bus
Cost: From $20 per person
Age: 6 years plus (there's a free water splash area for little kids)