Besides the religious aspect dominating this part of the year, one very important and very delicious thing stands out for us, and that one thing is chocolate! Copious amounts of delicious Easter eggs and chocolate! It's a time of year where the focus is placed on quality family time, it's a time of reflection, a time of forgiveness, love and laughter, and, let us mention this again, a time for chocolate! Ditch the diets and indulge in some extra yum with the kids.
The cooler autumn sun promotes lots of outdoor time, as the sun is less harsh, as well as lots of family cuddles when a cold front hits. It's a time of year when the weather gives us a bit of everything... and everything-weather promises tonnes of family fun at various activities, excursions and events. Here is what you should look out for this Autumn and Easter.
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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 as they can; go have some good-old family fun and adventure at one of these awesome events: What's on this Easter Holiday in Cape Town 2019, go strolling through markets in Cape Town and surrounds that are family-friendly or visit one of these Indoor Play Venues in Cape Town on a rainy or hot 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 Fun Things to do in Johannesburg this Easter & Autumn 2019 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 or at one of these 14 Child-Friendly Restaurants in Pretoria. 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 new 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 Activities in Pretoria under R 200.00, as well as Things to do in Pretoria - Gauteng's new 'Sandton'.
For those of you heading to the beautiful tropical Kwa-Zulu Natal coastline, find guaranteed family fun on our Fun Things to do in Durban this Easter & Autumn 2019 blog post, or have an 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: What's on this Easter & Autumn on the Garden Route 2019.
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.
Things to do & see in Gauteng, South Africa 2018
Gauteng offers a wide variety of family-friendly activities, excursions, party and baby shower venues, accommodation, camping and glamping spots and entertainment. For family fun and adventure …