There is heaps of Easter activities for families in Darwin this year! The Easter long weekend is fast approaching! Easter egg hunts and activities are happening all around town! Good Friday is on 2nd of April to Easter Monday April 5th. Easter is the perfect time of year to enjoy some family time and get out and about to many of the activities happening about town. Darwin Family Life has rounded up some of the fantastic free (or very affordable) activities to do with your family this Easter.
Here is our list of the Easter activities happening in Darwin and the surrounds! Or if you feel like enjoying the long weekend at home with the family make sure you check out our previous Easter blog. This blog is full of fantastic websites full of crafts, colouring, Easter egg hunt ideas and more for your family to enjoy at home. Check it out here
Easter activities for families in Darwin
The EGG-stravagant fun at Gateway NT
Celebrate Easter in Darwin City – Saturday 27th March
Nature Play – Easter Fun – Thursday 1st April
Bush to Beach Nature based programs is hosting an Easter fun session this Thursday from 9.30am. Join in the free fun with your young explorers aged 2-5 years! The session includes 1 hour of nature inspired play & crafts at Fred’s Pass Reserve, Lakeview Hall, NT (undercover space next to the playground).
Territory Wildlife Park – Easter Markets – Friday 2nd April
From 9am to 1pm on Good Friday, head to the Territory Wildlife Park (960 Cox Peninsula Rd, Berry Springs) to enjoy the Easter Markets! There will be a variety of stalls to enjoy.
The BIG HUNT at the Village Free family fun day – Saturday 3rd April
Hoppy Easter Family Day – Saturday 3rd April
Easter Egg Hunt at Casuarina Square – Saturday 3rd April
Head to Casuarina from 10am to 1pm to join in the massive Easter egg hunt! Grab a map and discover Easter treats hidden around Casuarina Square, Plus, lookout for the Easter Bunny along the way! Enter the best-dressed competition for your chance to win prizes and enjoy a complimentary screening of Peter Rabbit 2 at BCC Cinemas! Be A-MAZED whilst finding your way through our Easter Maze and jump on board for a free ride on the Casuarina Egg-Spress!
Easter at the Precinct – Saturday 3rd April
From 2pm join in the Easter Kids Day at the Precinct at the Darwin Waterfront. Tip Top Circus will be entertaining all the kids with a Easter Craft station, bubbles, circus, Easter balloons plus there will be live music and DJ.
Celebrate Easter at the Waterfront – Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th April
From 10am to 1pm on both Saturday and Sunday you can head to the Darwin Waterfront to enjoy all their Easter celebrations! Join in their Easter Scavenger Hunt, you have a chance to WIN a Darwin Waterfront Family Membership. Explore the new Easter garden maze on the Peninsular Lawns, balloon art, face painting, garden workshops, inflatable zone of obstacle courses and explore the brand new Bunny burrow plus much more!
Superhero Easter Egg Hunt with Zion Church – Sunday 4th April
There will be loads of fun with the Superhero Easter Egg hunt, jumping castle and BBQ from 11.30am to 1pm on Sunday. Register for your spot in the Hunt here
C3 Big Egg Hunt 2021 – Sunday 4th April
Sausage sizzle and coffee available after each Service. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org Parking available on site or on Patterson St or Vanderlin Drive Service Road adjacent to the church.