East Gippsland acknowledges the Gunaikurnai, Monero and the Bidawel people as the Traditional Custodians of the land that encompasses East Gippsland Shire. We pay our respects to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in East Gippsland, their Elders past and present.

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Creating Unforgettable Memories

Your Epic Easter Holiday Escape Awaits you in East Gippsland!
School Holiday activities these April Holidays 

*This list is updated as activities and events become available

These school holidays, we're on a mission to make your holidays absolutely unforgettable. From sun-soaked adventures to cultural discoveries, East Gippsland is your playground for crafting cherished memories. Get ready to dive into the extraordinary – because this summer is all about creating moments that last a lifetime!

Saltwater Creative, Lakes Entrance

For your little tribe, we have tailored a range of our best Saltwater Workshops to young requirements to keep them busy over the silly season. Catering for ages 5-15

Select from a 1.5 & 1 hour art classes with skilled tutors and all art supplies are included in price. FIND OUT MORE HERE 


Venture Out, Lakes Entrance

If you want to get the kids outside exploring, then check out what Venture Out have to offer these school holidays. From SUP'in to mountain bike riding, there is sure to be something to entertain the kids! 

Check out all about what is on offer these school holidays RIGHT HERE

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Lakes Entrance Aqua Park

When the sun comes out, there’s only one place to be in Lakes Entrance! Bring the whole family and grab some friends for a splashing great time as you tackle our inflatable courses. Will you make it from one end to the other without falling in?

We’re located at 429 Main Beach Walk, Lakes Entrance VIC 3909. Just head to the Cunninghame Arm footbridge and you'll see us!

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Markets, East Gippsland 

A great family outing is to attend East Gippsland local markets, with plenty coming up check out these below:

  • Twin Rivers Lions Club Easter Market - Sunday 31/03 9:30am
  • Nowa Nowa Creators Market - Sunday 31/03 9:30am

Junior Rangers Program, East Gippsland 

Are you ready to explore nature this autumn?

Over the holidays, Parks Victoria are hosting a diverse range of fun and educational activities including wildlife detective, rockpool rambles, nature treasure hunts, minibeast discovery, away with the birds plus many more!

The Junior Rangers program is free and runs every school holidays. However, bookings are essential.

Book here.

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Outdoor Adventures, East Gippsland 

If your idea of the perfect school holiday involves simply slowing down and unwinding then East Gippsland has plenty of beautiful beaches, scenic walks, cycling trails, and playgrounds for you to enjoy and explore at your own leisure.

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Kid Friendly Bike Rides 

Get the kids to grab their helmets it's time to hit some of our local bike tracks. We have fun pump tracks, rail tracks and for the more extreme - down hill mountain bike riding. Find out more about our tracks here.

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Kid Friendly Walks, Swimming Spots and Playgrounds, East Gippsland 

Get the kids out and exploring this wonderful region, burning of some of that energy. Start your planning today with our list of Family Friendly Activities that have been broken down into different towns helping you plan the perfect day out.

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Any which way, there's lots to do these coming holidays. We look forward to welcoming you!

For more family-friendly activities in East Gippsland, visit our Family Friendly page!

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