Family Friendly Attractions and Entertainment South Africa
What's on this school holiday in Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Durban
Tightly folded flower buds are slowly opening to reveal their inner glory, the birds are chirping and happiness is in the air..yes, spring has finally sprung! It's time to haul out the braai and to head outdoors to soak up our glorious South African sun surrounded by our loved ones and lots of laughter.
This time of year promises tonnes of family fun at various activities, excursions and events. Here is what you should look out for:
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Everybody in Cape Town can (and should!) explore as many of the 50+ Child-Friendly Restaurants in Cape Town, the Northern Suburbs and Cape Winelands 2018 as they can; go have some good-old family fun and adventure at one of these awesome events: Things to do with Spring in Cape Town 2018, or visit one of these Indoor Play Venues in Cape Town on a rainy day. For those of you wanting to go on weekly family-fun excursions, read 52 Family Fun Things to do in Cape Town, or plan a family adventure at one of these Amazing Outdoor Adventure Activities for Kids to do in Cape Town. Looking for a new hobby to start with the kids? Go fishing at one of this 7 Child-friendly Catch and Release Fishing Spots in Cape Town.
If you are spending time in Johannesburg or Pretoria, be sure to find inspiration in our Things to do with Kids this Spring in Johannesburg post and have a loud and excited family brunch, which becomes lunch, which becomes dinner, at one of the 50+ Child-Friendly Restaurants in Johannesburg & Surrounds 2018 or at one of these 14 Child-Friendly Restaurants in Pretoria 2018. Another super-fun and budget-friendly activity is to have a braai or picnic at one of Johannesburg's Favourite Picnic Spots and for those of you who want to put together a fun family-friendly bucket list for the year, read 52 Awesome Things to do with Kids in Johannesburg. If adventure is what your family does best, be sure to indulge in one of these 13 Unbeatable Adventure Activities in Johannesburg. We have also put together a list of Child-friendly Catch and Release Fishing Spots in Johannesburg and if you are in Pretoria and on a budget, be sure to read 10 Kid-friendly in Pretoria under R 200.00.
For those of you heading to the beautiful tropical Kwa-Zulu Natal coastline, find guaranteed family fun on our Things to do with Kids this Spring in Durban blog post, or have at adventure at one of these 10 Exhilarating Outdoor Adventure Activities in Durban.
The Garden Route also has a variety of family-friendly excitement on offer: Things to do with Kids this Spring on the Garden Route and Karoo 2018.
For families spending time indoors, we have a blog on free things to do with kids at home, a list of 15 Free & Easy Indoor Activities for Toddlers and Pre-schoolers as well as Magical Science activities on offer.
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