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Best Kids Birthday Party Venues, Packages, and Entertainers in Wollongong & Illawarra

Planning a memorable and fun-filled birthday party for your child can be a daunting task. Thankfully, the team at Parents Guide Illawarra have got you covered! This ultimate guide to kids party planning short cuts you to the best Wollongong venues, entertainment and packages for kids’ birthdays. We have researched The Illawarra’s Kids Birthday Venue package deals and Wollongong’s best children’s birthday entertainment options, all within Wollongong and the Illawarra region. So grab a cup of tea, relax, and let us help you make your child’s birthday a magical one!

Whether you want an all-in-one party package, a dedicated playcentre environment, or fun, active outdoor party options These amazing kids’ venues within Wollongong and Illawarra offer packages that include food, drinks, and a dedicated party host and entertainment, making your life as a party planner much easier. Our recommended options are:

Ma Petite Cherie Kids Spa & Tea

Ma Petite Cherie  provide perfectly curated, creative birthday parties for children aged between 4-15. Upon arrival and walking down the red carpet your young girls will be transported to an elegant French inspired boutique!

 Ma Petite Cherie, offer Parisian pamper parties and tasteful events to children in a stunning setting. Their children’s event space in Kiama provides precious memories for birthdays, special occasions. Book a children’s spa birthday party and let them bask in French opulence. Ma Petite Cherie makes your daughter’s birthday magical, addresses your inner urge to feel special and is your go to haven for premium pampering.

The sophistication and elegance will continue with luxury silk robes to wear, sparking pink lemonade and delicious selection of party food. Their Luxe, Deluxe and Exquisite Spa Packages include a luxury foot spa with our signature bath bombs, our organic chocolate facial followed by facial jewels and a mini luxury manicure with nail polish. Click here to learn more and to book now.

The Ultimate Guide to Kids’ Birthday Parties in Wollongong and Illawarra – Ma Petite Cherie Kids Spa & Tea

Treetop Arts Party Packages

Perfect for active children aged 2-14, you can choose from gymnastics, parkour or circus themed party packages. Add on cake and balloons or catering.

Pricing starts from $280 for 10 kids or room hire is available from $80 for those looking for a cost-effective DIY party option. Call or email the beautiful Treetop Arts team on 0493 109 983 / [email protected] (P.S remember to tell them Parents Guide Illawarra sent you!)

Gymnastic, circus and parkour kids party packages at Treetop Arts in Helensburgh

Hideaway Lane

Hideaway Lane is a luxe private event space right in the middle of Wollongong. They offer Kids High Tea Party Packages and Kids Workshops suitable for ages 8 – 14 years which you can view here – Kids High Tea and Artisan Workshop Packages. Their high tea packages include exclusive hire of their event space for up to 30 kids. Workshops can be cooking classes, lux soap making or glam candle making and price includes all workshop materials.

Get in touch with them today to discuss hiring their space for your next event or to enquire about any of their High Teas, Workshops or Classes – you can get in touch online HERE or give them a call on 0478 790 763.

Have your very own private party at Hideaway Lane, Wollongong

Adapt Martial Arts & Boxing Academy

Looking for something a little different for your little one’s birthday? Why not try a Karate Party for your little ninja.

For 2 hours, your child and their friends will find out what it’s like to celebrate their birthday, Karate Style. On the day of the party you will have exclusive use of our dojo. Their professional, friendly martial arts teachers will look after everything to do with the party and make sure your child and friends have fun. All you need to do is sit back and let them do all the work. Imagine the look of surprise on your child’s face when their teachers help them cut their cake with a samurai sword!

To make a party booking, contact them via phone on (02) 4200 1309 or get in touch with them online HERE.

Have a fun-filled Ninja-themed party at Adapt Martial Arts & Boxing Academy.

Treetops Adventure Nowra

Have the ultimate birthday adventure with Treetops Adventure’s all inclusive Birthday Packages!

Want to create a memorable Kids Party? Treetops Adventure Nowra is Australia’s first tree ropes and cliff edge park (and only 1 hour drive from Wollongong) and now offers the ultimate in birthday FUN for ages 3 – 15 years. Their party packages include your very own party host/climbing instructor, dedicated party space, up to 3 hours climbing, a voucher for the Guest of Honour and much more! Their courses are designed for all abilities.

CLICK HERE to book your child’s birthday adventure in and get exploring now!

Have an adventure-filled day out alongside the Shoalhaven River and amongst the trees at Treetops Adventure Nowra

Science Space Birthday Parties

For interactive, hands on diverse party action we love Science Space’s dedicated Kids Parties (ohhh it’s also educational but SOOO fun the kids will never realise!).

Suitable from age 5-15 years, your child’s birthday party crew will explore 2 floors of interactive exhibits as well as take part in a themed science activity led by your own Science Space party host! Plus get your own private party room, fully equipped with food storage and all your food serving needs. With morning and afternoon timeslots available, your child’s party will cost from as little as $25 per child at Science Space (max 20 kids per booking).

Click here to look at party availability or call Science Space on (02) 4286 5000.

Interactive, hands-on and exciting kids party packages at Science Space Wollongong

Green Connect Farm Parties

Are you looking for a unique party option that celebrates sustainability and supports the local community? The Green Connect farm can help to make your next party memorable and unique. Kids can experience the beauty and abundance of one of the largest urban permaculture farms in the world, learning about how we grow food that is good for people and the planet during the farm’s informative and interactive guided tour specially for your group. Then, let the kids play and take in the view for your BYO meal with exclusive use of their covered space and gardens.

Their standard 3-hour party package includes a 1.5-hour guided farm tour, dedicated party space + free time in the children’s garden and demonstration garden, including activities for children (e.g. sand pit, mud kitchen and bug hunting). They can host also larger parties (30 people +). CLICK HERE to get in touch with the Green Connect Farm team.

Have a very ‘green’ kids party that is all about the great outdoors and getting back to nature at the Green Connect Farm.

Tabatinga Dapto

Award-winning Tabatinga Family Fun & Social Centre at Dapto Leagues Club! Affordable, safe & friendly children’s entertainment!

Parties at Tabatinga Dapto
Tabatinga is home to 3 fully themed party rooms; Jungle, Princess and Pirate and provides a range of party options for every taste and budget starting from $19 per child. They’ve got the games, food and fun, all you need to bring is the birthday child and their party squad!

Leave the party planning to Tabatinga Dapto and experience for yourself why everyone is raving about Tabatinga’s parties!

  • Princess Themed Room
  • Pirate Themed Room
  • Wild Themed Room

For more information on Birthday Parties, including Exclusive Parties, click here.

A fun and exciting party awaits at Tabatinga Dapto!

The Shellharbour Club

Set amongst the bustle of PRECINCT, Gazebo at The Shellharbour Club offers a semi-private Kids’ Party space for your next event. Seating up to 48 guests, enjoy the exclusivity of Gazebo with the lively street scene as your backdrop providing the perfect party atmosphere.

Alternatively, the docks in PRECINCT, the children’s indoor playground known as Block House, is a unique place offering interactive and educational kids’ activities and unique kids party options. Children will enjoy hours of play before ascending the scaffold staircase to the dedicated party area on the mezzanine level to enjoy games, food and drink. 

Kids’ party and event spaces at The Shellharbour Club

Lagoon Restaurant

Discover the joy of hosting your child’s next party at Lagoon Restaurant, where the diverse range of function rooms can accommodate any size celebration. As a renowned dining venue, we promise delicious, kid-friendly menus that will delight both young guests and parents alike. Let Lagoon Restaurant turn your child’s special day into an unforgettable experience with fun, food, and fantastic service.

Kids’ party and event spaces at The Lagoon Restaurant

Client Care First

Experience the inclusivity and accessibility of Client Care First’s Activity Hub, where they welcome all families to create cherished memories, including hosting birthday parties for children with disabilities.

  • Their packages include:
    • Exclusive venue for a duration of 2 hours  
    • Access to a private, self-catered kitchen (fully equipped kitchenette with fridge, freezer, microwave, kettle) 
    • Downloadable digital party invites  
    • Party table for catering  
    • Table wear including bowls, plates, cutlery and napkins 
    • Standard catering  
  • With morning and afternoon time slots available, your child’s party experience starts from just $28 per child (with a minimum booking of 10 children).

Click here to get in touch with their team today to learn more.

Kids’ party and event spaces at Client Care First

Hangdog Climbing Gym

Elevate the Fun with Hangdog Climbing Gym’s Birthday Parties! Searching for an adventurous way to celebrate? Look no further! Hangdog Climbing Gym in Wollongong is your ticket to a thrilling and unforgettable birthday bash.

Birthday Party Packages Feature:

  • Exciting Indoor Climbing Challenges
  • Private Party Table for Festive Vibes (or an entire space!)
  • BYO or Pizza & Refreshing Drinks
  • Friendly Party Host to Amp Up the Energy
  • Party Bags and Invitations
  • Special Offer Alert: Book NOW for the “2 for FREE” deal! Double the joy without doubling the cost.
  • Get in touch with their Reservations Team today here!

Let your kids hang off the walls, literally, with Hangdog Climbing Gym’s kids party packages!

Act of Creating

Get ready to celebrate in style with Act of Creating’s one-of-a-kind Kids’ Party Paint and Create events! Whether you’re hosting a birthday bash or just looking for a fun activity to entertain a group of young ones, they’ve got you covered.

Imagine a party where every child becomes an artist, creating their own personalized masterpiece to cherish forever. From spacemen to unicorns, princesses to pirates, they can tailor the theme and artwork to match your child’s interests, ensuring a party that’s as unique as they are.

You choose the venue – whether it’s your own home, a park, or any other favourite spot – and they’ll take care of the rest. Their expert instructors will set up everything needed for a fun and creative experience, from canvases and paints to aprons and brushes. All you must do is sit back, relax, and enjoy the festivities!

With classes ranging from 45 minutes to 2 hours, depending on the theme, age and artwork choice, there’s plenty of time for laughter, fun, and of course, creativity. And the best part? Each child gets to take home their own masterpiece as a special memento of the day.

So why settle for a run-of-the-mill party when you can host a Kids’ Party Paint and Create event that’s as unique and memorable as your child? Book your party today and let the creativity begin. Contact them directly at [email protected] to organise your event today!

Let your kids have a fun and creative-fuelled time with Act of Creating come to you for your child’s next birthday!

Ready Steady Go Kids

You haven’t partied until you’ve had an RSGK Party! They party year round. Let your inner sports star come out to play at a RSGK party. They run high energy parties that are loads of FUN!

One hour of sport, fun activities and games run by their qualified staff with all equipment supplied. Choose 2 sports from their list of 10. They can do themed parties too!

  • Birthday party invitations provided
  • Gift for the birthday child
  • Free class pass for all attendees
  • Price is for 14 children (additional children charged at $12 each)
  • All that’s needed is catering and the location!
  • Click here to get in touch and learn more!

Let your kids bounce off the walls with a whole lot of sporty, active FUN with Ready Steady Go Kids Birthday Parties!

Revolution Laser Arena

Looking for an EPIC way to celebrate your special day? Look no further! Revolution Laser Tag in Wollongong is your go-to destination for adrenaline-pumping FUN and unforgettable memories.

Our Birthday Party Packages Include:
– Thrilling Laser Tag Battles
– Dedicated Party Table
– BYO or Pizza & Refreshing Drinks
– Awesome Party Host
– FREE Invitations & Party Supplies

Limited Time Offer: Book NOW and get “2 for FREE”! Gather your friends and double the excitement without doubling the cost!

Got a budget? No problem! We’ve crafted the perfect package to ensure maximum excitement without breaking the bank. Check out their Ultra Budget Party – 10 kids for UNDER $200!

Don’t miss out on the most thrilling birthday experience in town. Hurry, slots are filling up fast! CLICK HERE to get in touch with their team today!

Revolution Laser Arena’s fantastic kids party packages – non-stop laser FUN!

Flip Out – Albion Park

Attention all party people! It’s time to get the party started! Give your kids a birthday party they’ll never forget with their all-inclusive Flip Out party packages!

Their birthday party packages are designed for groups of 10 or more kids of all ages. And with plenty of room for the adults, everyone’s included in the fun!

For DIY parties, check out their Self-Catered package. Or for special events, take a look at their Private Hire\ and contact us now on 42 574092 to book your party.

They also do the cleaning up, so you can enjoy your party even more! If you have any questions about their party packages, have a chat with the team at your local Flip Out to get the party planning underway!

CLICK HERE for more information! Or call the friendly team on (02) 4257 4092 – they look forward to welcoming you 🙂

There’s no maximum amount of fun you can have at Flip Out Albion Park

Potentially the most exciting option for your little one – a themed birthday party! The following are some unique themed entertainment options in the Wollongong and Illawarra regions:

Circus Monoxide

Circus Birthdays are designed to be age-appropriate and cover a range of circus skills, games and FUN over the course of the session. Our dedicated Circus trainers will be committed to merrymaking and entertainment for the full 2 hour party duration. We’ll also provide exclusive access to the space, snacks (chips), lolly bags, plates, napkins, cups and cutlery.
So, sit back, relax and enjoy the show! Learn more HERE

Circus Monoxide’s birthday cover a range of circus skills, games and FUN!

Air Born Cheerleading

Have the best Party ever at Air Born! Your child and their friends can have the best party ever. They’ll be beaming with excitement as they play on our fun equipment while you sit back and relax.

Air Born is an exciting, athletic based Cheerleading, Tumbling, Aerial Silks and Dance studio which offers both recreational and competition classes.

  • EASY – We’ll have everything set up before you arrive.
  • FUN – Activities for the kids will be ready to go along with the party table and chairs.
  • STRESS FREE – All you need to do is bring along some party food, drinks and a cake (you won’t need too much as the kids will be too busy having fun)
  • And the best bit…we will clean up!!!
  • Click here to learn more and for bookings.

Want to know more? Get in touch with the awesome Air Born Team here

Air Born’s fun, athletic, active parties for boys and girls awaits!

Jamberoo Action Park – October – May only

For Birthday Fun & Thrills! Ages 4-12 will enjoy the best birthday party ever! With an action-packed day of thrills, adventure and fun, party food and drinks, Birthday Cake, a visit from Sammy the Shark and a Jamberoo Gift, your child’s next birthday party will be one to remember.  A Birthday Party to remember forever! Inclusions also are:

  • 1 x full day entry to Jamberoo Action Park for a full day of party fun;
  • Birthday Party Lunch Menu (also includes Healthy food options too);
  • Exclusive birthday party lunch area;
  • Party decorations;
  • A fun & printable Jamberoo-themed invite!
  • Click here for more information!

The Ultimate Guide to Kids’ Birthdays at Jamberoo

More Illawarra Kids Birthday Party Planning Inspiration

  • Slumber Wonderland – themed slumber parties Illawarra wide: All of their slumber parties come with everything you need including specialised teepee tents, lighting and accessories. Simply choose your theme and leave the rest to them! They will also deliver, assemble and perfectly style your party. The best part…they will come back the next morning and pack it all away, leaving your home mess-free! Parties may only last a night, but memories last forever.
  • Motiv8sports South Coast: Invite 22 of your best friends and enjoy 2 hours of action packed hybrid sports with their incredible coaches! The best part is that they can come to you (local park, oval or indoor facility). Their party packages are ideal for kids who love sports and all packages include music, all set-up and gear and your very own party host!

Outdoor FREE Kids Party Places:

Sometimes, a breath of fresh air and a day outdoors is the perfect way to celebrate a birthday. Consider these options:

  • Stuart Park Wollongong: A perfect (FREE!) option for outside park loving kids, with heaps of grassy space, the shallow lagoon to splash in and the Lagoon cafe and restaurant next door for snacks and coffees.
  • Wollongong Botanic Garden: For nature lovers, why not book a picnic area at the stunning Wollongong Botanic Garden and celebrate amongst the gorgeous flora.
  • After even more inspo? Get our Best Parks for Kids Outdoor Parties in Wollongong & Illawarra here!

DIY Kids Party at Home – bring the party to you or order in the catering:

Lastly, never underestimate the power of throwing a DIY party at home. With a little creativity and effort, you can transform your living space into a magical party venue. Some local businesses can make your home-based party catering even easier, such as:

Bambolini’s Soft Play

Looking to make your upcoming event unforgettable? Look no further than Bambolini’s Soft Play – they bring the party to you!

Bambolini’s is a local luxury soft play hire company that comes to you to keep the kids entertained at your next event. Let them take the stress out of planning your special day and keep the kids busy! Their mobile soft play services are perfect for a variety of events and they specialise in kids parties fro babies up to early primary school as well as christenings and baptisms. Don’t settle for an ordinary event, let Bambolini’s bring the magic to your next celebration.

Contact them today to learn more about their services and to book your next event – click here now to get in touch.

Mobile kids party hire with Bambolini’s Soft Play

Miss Zoe’s School of Dance

Dance Birthday Parties with Miss Zoe’s!
They are now hosting birthday parties – and they will come to you! Have your child dance with their friends to your child’s favourite songs, learn a basic dance routine and play games! Suitable for ages 4+yrs.

Their teachers can come to you in your home or hired space, & provide dancing, games, & prizes for all of your party guests! Their prize box is always a hit!!!

  • Suitable for 4-12yrs
  • Disco party/fairy party/ballet party/hip hop party options
  • Can tailor the party to favourite songs & other requests (within reason)
  • Illawarra/Kiama region
  • 1 hour party package on Saturday afternoons or Sundays
  • Prices start at $150
  • Email [email protected] for further information and costs.

Awesome dance parties that come to you – Miss Zoe’s School of Dance

Zeus Street Greek – Shellharbour

This awesome local eatery offers fresh delicious food to cater for your next gathering or event. Whether you’re hosting a picnic in the park or a family catch up at home for your child’s party, you can choose from their freshly made catering box options that are made to serve up to 10 guests per item.

Jimmy and his team at ZSG Shellharbour would be happy to help make any kids day a great one! They are also happy to host your next kids party in-house at ZSG Shellharbour – just reach out to them on (02) 8325 3400.

Delicious, healthy, fresh catering for your kids next party or event at Zeus Street Greek Shellharbour

  • Villa D’oro: This gourmet catering company will bring their delicious pasta dishes to you, ensuring all your guests are well-fed and happy.
  • Hungry Monkey: Get these amazing burgers and delish finger food catering delivered to your home!

Conclusion:
FOR MORE ILLAWARRA KIDS PARTY IDEAS click here! No matter your child’s interests or party style, there’s a perfect birthday venue, package or entertainer waiting for them in Wollongong and the Illawarra. Be sure to plan early and book in advance, as some of these venues can get booked out quickly. With this ultimate guide to the best venues and parties for kids’ birthdays, you can guarantee a celebration that will bring a smile to your child’s face and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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