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Egg-citing Adventures: The Best Family-Friendly Easter Activities in Canberra

Egg-citing Adventures: The Best Family-Friendly Easter Activities in Canberra
Egg-citing Adventures: The Best Family-Friendly Easter Activities in Canberra

Easter is just around the corner, and if you're planning a family getaway, Canberra has a plethora of egg-citing activities to offer. From cultural experiences to outdoor adventures, the capital city is brimming with opportunities for a memorable Easter celebration. Here at Crowne Plaza Canberra, we've come up with our favourite things to do for the whole family.

National Zoo & Aquarium

Spend quality time with your family at the National Zoo & Aquarium, where Easter-themed activities await. From special animal encounters to egg decorating workshops, the zoo offers a unique blend of education and entertainment. Don't miss the chance to meet adorable Easter-themed animals and learn about wildlife conservation efforts.

Image Credit: National Zoo & Aquarium

Hercule & Children's Easter Egg Hunt

Indulge in a captivating journey through time with our Ancient Egypt Family Package.

Immerse your family in the enchanting allure of ancient civilizations with a one-night stay that includes complimentary tickets to the must-see ‘Discovering Ancient Egypt’ exhibition at The National Museum of Australia.

Wake up to a delightful morning with a complimentary breakfast for two adults and two kids, setting the perfect tone for a day of exploration.

After breakfast, make your way to the exhibition to unravel the secrets of pharaohs, marvel at intricate artifacts, and witness the wonders that have captivated minds for centuries. Our package promises an unforgettable blend of relaxation and cultural enrichment for the entire family.

Package Includes:

+ Overnight accommodation for two adults and two children at Crowne Plaza Canberra

+ Buffet Breakfast for two adults and two children

+ Complimentary tickets to the Discovering Ancient Egypt exhibition for two adults and two children

+ Complimentary Wi-Fi access

*Package runs until 22nd September 2024

Brunch with the Bunch Alpaca Experience

Brace yourselves for a brunch that's more than just eggs and toast – it's an alpaca extravaganza at the Blackwattle Alpaca Farm near Canberra! Gather the squad and get ready for a day filled with fluffy fun and farmyard fabulousness.

Picture this: you, the family, and a bunch of alpacas living their best lives. Your tour guide? An alpaca aficionado who'll spill all the fuzzy secrets about alpaca farming.

But the adventure doesn't stop there. Get up close and personal with the alpacas and their llama buddies. It's not just a meet-and-greet; it's a fluff-filled fiesta where you become the VIPs of the animal kingdom.

Now, let's talk about the Easter feast awaiting you – a mid-morning spread that's basically a brunch dream come true. Toast, hash browns, bacon, eggs, spinach and muesli cups in picturesque surroundings. Don't forget to snap a photo with your best friends after a fascinating morning on the farm.

Book your spot now, and let the alpaca adventure begin – where brunch meets fluff in the most delightful way!

Canberra, Australia. Hot air balloons are floating over the lake burley griffin in Canberra during sunrise.

Easter Brunch Cruise on Lake Burley Griffin

Canberra Electric Picnic Boat Hire - 1 Hour | Experience Oz

Canberra Electric Picnic Boat Hire - 3 Hours | Experience Oz

See the Nation’s capital from a whole new perspective as you take to the Lake Burley Griffin with your family and friends on an electric picnic boat. Chart your own course and explore the serene location at your leisure. These eco friendly picnic boats are powered by electric engines with virtually no noise, no fumes and are so easy to drive anyone can do it. Fitted out with timber picnic tables, cup holders and a sunshade, all you’ll need to do is gather your crew and pack your Easter picnic. Setting sail from Trevillian Quay at the Kingston Foreshore, passengers can now enjoy a picnic on Canberra's famous lake rather than beside it!

Hot Air Balloon Rides

Get ready to elevate your day with a sunrise adventure that's more uplifting than your morning coffee! Picture this: you, floating like a carefree cloud in the sky, taking in the breathtaking views of Canberra's architectural beauty and lush greenery. It's not just a hot air balloon ride; it's your golden ticket to a one-hour serenity escape!

Embark on this journey with the coolest ballooning crew in town, soaring to heights of around 3000 feet. Join one of Australia's hot air ballooning legends with a track record so spotless, it's practically a flying unicorn.

Book online now, and turn your Canberra morning into a whimsical airborne fiesta. Trust us; you'll be thanking the skies for this unforgettable experience!

This Easter, Canberra invites your family to indulge in a variety of activities that cater to all interests. From egg hunts to cultural explorations, the capital city offers an abundance of options for a memorable and joyous Easter celebration. Make the most of your family time in Canberra and create lasting memories during this festive season. Happy Easter!

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