Not enough kids’ entertainment to keep your little ones preoccupied while you enjoy the rest of your Central Coast holiday? That can prove to be a bit problematic if you’re travelling with a couple of rambunctious kids. Good thing there are tips and activities to help you provide enough kids entertainment to keep the young members of the family happy.

1. Say “No” to the DVD

Okay, so it’s very easy to simply plug in the DVD player and show a favourite movie or show to your kids, in an effort to keep them quiet for a couple of hours. A lot of teachers and child psychologists (and even parents) suggest that you don’t reach for the DVD every time your children get bored. Simply find something else for them to do.

2. All Together

There are many kids’ entertainment activities that the children can play. One thing makes these children’s games extra special however – parents. So why not give some more time to your children and do something constructive together. The next thing you know, you’ll be having a lot of fun with your children.

3. Try New Activities

Nothing can keep a child’s interest as much as something new. With that in mind, why not try a new activity with the whole family. Do something that everyone hasn’t done yet. For example, if you haven’t gone bushwalking – then it’s high time that you and the whole family appreciate the beauty of nature. You can also try spending a day at a sports or dance club. The list is endless.

Here are some activities and games that can help you keep your children busy with fun, during the holidays and the holiday vacation.

Visit the Local Attractions

If you and the whole family are in a vacation, then this is probably one of the best things to do together. There’s a lot of fun to be had when you explore and discover the beautiful locations and attractions that a place has to offer. Sharing in the wonder and the excitement adds to the beauty of the whole activity. And guess what? You can do it for the whole of your holiday.

Attend Workshops

You might be spending just a few days on holiday but letting your kids attend a workshop is a great way to give him or her something to do. It’s also an opportunity for your child to meet other children who share the same interests. What’s more, you can also decide to join a particular workshop together.

Low Cost Fun

Sometimes you don’t need to spend too much money to enjoy yourselves. Why not entertain the kids with a small picnic, or a day at the beach. There’s a lot that you can do together that doesn’t include spending a lot of cash. So find those simple joys and share it with the rest of the family.