A list of great activities and things to do in Bondi with kids ranging from music classes for babies, to yoga for kids and dance for teens.
Please get in touch if you know of an activity in Bondi that isn’t featured here.
‘Fun and creative, confidence building, improvisation story performance with some drama games in French.’
8–12yrs Tuesdays 4–5.30pm | 12–16yrs Thursdays 5.30–7pm (Seagull Rm). Phone Natalie 0406 299 432.
Held at Bondi Pavilion. Check www.natalierichards.com.au for more info.
Plaster Master Fun
‘A fun and friendly art activity centre for adults and children’. Individual classes, parties and school holiday programs.
Held at Shop 1/ 333 Old South Head Rd, North Bondi. Go to www. plastermasterfun.com.au for more info.
Art workshops and party entertainment for kids.
Check out the Baraka Art Facebook page for more info.
Waverley Woolhara Art School
WWAS have a fantastic range of art and crafts classes for kids including pottery, urban art and painting.
Check the WWAS website for more info and timetables.
Baby Ballet Academy
Half–hour classes each session for 2–3yrs, 3–4yrs and 4–5yrs. Hide Tide Room. Mondays 10.30am–12pm | Tuesdays 10-11.30am | Fridays 9–11am (High Tide Room).
Held at Bondi Pavilion. Phone Tracey 0438 428 067 or visit www.babyballetacademy.com
Big Steps Little Feet
‘Big Steps Little Feet is a highly regarded dance school known for our unique programs, expert staff and focused attention on the individual needs of our dancers. We are committed to the development of contemporary, classically trained dancers – however it is our approach to teaching that distinguishes us from other dance schools.’
For more info check the Big Steps Little Feet website.
Bondi Dance Co
4yrs–teens jazz/funk/hip hop, ballet, lyrical/contemporary, boys break dancing.
Mondays 4–6.30pm (Seagull Room) | Tuesdays 4.30-5.30pm (Amphitheatre), Tuesdays 5.30-6.30pm (Seagull Room) | Wednesdays 4–7pm | Thursdays 4–5.30pm Saturdays 10am–1pm (Seagull Room).
Held at Bondi Pavilion. Phone Sammy 0416 114 837.
Ministry of Dance
‘Beautiful ballerinas and budding break dancers are provided with the opportunity to use their imagination, creativity, and self expression while developing skills that are the building blocks of all movement and play.’
For babies, toddlers and children 6mnths to 6 years. Classes at Yoga Time 290 Bondi Rd, Bondi. Check Ministry of Dance website for timetable and more info.
Capoeira for Kids
Tuesdays and Thursdays 5–6pm | Sat 10.30–11.30am (High Tide Room).
Held at Bondi Pavilion. Phone Mestra Meirelou 8034 2918 / 0405 129 792.
Tae Kwon Do
Self-defence. Fitness for mind and body!
Mondays and Wednesday 6.30–7.30pm (High Tide Room).
Held at Bondi Pavilion. Phone Mark 0403 122 763 or email email@example.com
Trifu Dojo Karate
2-5 yrs (with parents), Mondays, Thursdays, 10–11am (Ocean Room) | Thursdays 3.15–4pm (Seagull Room).
Held at Bondi Pavilion. Phone Lynne or Daniel 0418 452 262. www.trifudojo.com.au
‘Einsteinz Music instills a love of music in young children, through weekly term-run classes, led by professional musicians as teachers.’
Classes are held at Bondi Pavilion, with individual classes from 6mnths to 4yrs.
Check the Little Einsteinz website for the timetable and more details.
Art ‘n’ Move
‘Developing children through art & craft, movement & music, literature & dramatic play since 2003.’
Classes are held at 48 Mitchell St, North Bondi. Go to the Art ‘n’ Move website for timetable and more info.
‘Ukubebe combines music learning with an educational philosophy, embracing the whole development of the child.’
Held at Waverley Woolhara Arts School on Fridays. Check the Ukubebe website for more info.
From January 1st, PlayCare will open in the WAYS community building, North Bondi from 9am-12pm.
Children 3-8 years can be dropped off for a morning of arts and crafts, indoor/outdoor play as well as group time and shared morning tea. 9am-12pm.
Go to www.createplaystay.com.au or Facebook: create play & stay
Playgroups are held daily at the Early Childhood Health Centre on the corner of Wairoa Avenue and Brighton Blvd, North Bondi.
Go to bondibeachplaygroups.org.au for more information including timetables and fees.
Let’s Go Surfing
‘Our Kids programs run all year and have been developed by a PD Health PE teacher. Learn new skills, make new friends and have fun in whatever lesson you choose!’
From weekend drop-in classes to holiday camps, after school lessons and even birthday parties, Let’s Go Surfing have activities to suit every gorgeous Grom’s surf desire (from 5 yrs and up).
128 Ramsgate Avenue, Bondi Beach. Check the Let’s Go Surfing website for more info.
Play Soccer Specialised soccer coaching for 3–6 yrs. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, 9-10am and 3.30pm and 4.15pm (High Tide Room)
Held at Bondi Pavilion. Phone Al 9130 1000 / 0405 615 188.
Fun for babies and children from 3mths–5yrs. Music, dance, and gym activities.
Mondays 9.15am–2.20pm | Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, 9.15am–1.30pm (Seagull Room).
Held at Bondi Pavilion. Phone Tracey 9311 2157 or visit www.gymbaroobondi.com
Yoga and Meditation especially for kids
6-14yrs Mondays 3.30 – 4.30 (Ocean Room)
Held at Bondi Pavilion. Phone Zoe 0411 879 490 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
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