Easter Events in Sydney 2022

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Easter in Sydney is always a BIG deal and it's not hard to see why. There’s just so much to love about Easter: a long weekend, chocolate, bunnies, hot cross buns, chocolate, cute pyjamas, special gifts, oh, and did we mention chocolate?

This year, Sydney's eggcellent Easter events are back with a bang so you can celebrate with the whole family and make the most of the glorious long weekend. As in previous years, Sydney's ticketed Easter events get booked up very quickly so make sure you get organised and book ahead.

Happy Easter, Sydney!

The Best Easter Events in Sydney 2022

1. Sydney Family Show

Sydney Family Show
Sydney Family Show is back this Easter with a fun-filled COVID-safe carnival.

The Sydney Family Show is back this year and set to be bigger than ever! The Easter Basket Zone is back so kids can try their luck and find as many hidden toys as possible! Real-life bunnies will be available for cuddles in the animal nursery and a special dogs in the park show will be on!

Try your luck on carnival games in Sideshow Alley and get your adrenaline pumping on carnival rides, plus there will be interactive live stage shows, show bags, food trucks and so much more. 

Where:    The Showring, Entertainment Quarter, 122 Lang Road, Moore Park
When:     9-25 April 2022
Cost:       Adult $20 | Child $10 | Family of 4 $50 | 2hr Unlimited Rider Wristband $35

2. Easter at Centennial Parklands

Easter Activities at Centennial Parklands
The annual events at Centennial Parklands are always a family favourite every Easter.

Don't miss Easter at Centennial Parklands this April for lots of outdoor activities for little adventurers! The Easter Bunny and Bilby are returning to the park for some of Sydney's most beloved Easter events. 

The Easter Bunny's Art & Craft will inspire kids to create three beautiful pieces of nature art, followed by stories and outside games. This is a drop-off program for children ages 5-12 years where creative education rangers will engage them in2 hours of Easter art-making full of seeds, flowers, leaves, and blossoms. 

Plus, the beloved Eggcellent Easter event is back where families learn all about the Easter Bilby on a journey through the stunning Centennial Parklands. Be enraptured by fascinating stories before little ones are immersed in nature-based games and art projects, celebrating Easter magic in the beautiful outdoors.

Where:    The WILD PLAY Discovery Centre, Dickens Drive, Centennial Park
When:     14, 16 & 17 April 2022
Cost:       $20 to $33 per child.

3. Egg-cellent Easter Trails

Egg-cellent Easter Trail with Sydney Living Museums 2022
Hop on over to the Egg-cellent Easter Trails at Sydney Living Museums.

Step back in time at some of Sydney's most beautiful historic sites this Easter long weekend! The Egg-cellent Easter Trails at Elizabeth Farm and Vaucluse House take your little bunnies on an exciting adventure with traditional Easter games like egg rolling and egg-and-spoon racing and vintage lawn sports. Get crafty at the activity station and take a tour through the fascinating houses and gardens.

You can also make the most of the stunning and serene surroundings by bringing a picnic rug, packing a lunch, and relaxing on the lawn. Every child will get a fun activity sheet to complete to claim a delicious reward - a Lindt chocolate treat.

Where:   Elizabeth Farm-70 Alice St, Rosehill
               Vaucluse House-Wentworth Rd, Vaucluse
When:    Elizabeth House - Saturday 16 April 2022
               Vaucluse House - Sunday 17 April 2022
Cost:     $15 per person

4. Celebrate Easter at The Sheraton Grand Hyde Park

Easter at The Sheraton Grand Hyde Park
Have a decadent Easter weekend at The Sheraton Grand Hyde Park

Take an enchanting journey down the rabbit hole at Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park this Easter with their whimsical and flavourful family-friendly dining experiences and activities. They are hosting a truly delightful weekend of events including Easter-themed High Teas at The Gallery, and Easter Brunches and Buffet Dinners throughout the weekend at the famous Feast Restaurant.

Kids can look forward to a special visit from Mr Rabbit himself against the backdrop of a spectacular doughnut wall and a waffle chocolate fountain, plus there will be egg-citing Easter egg hunts and kid's show bag giveaways.

Where:     Sheraton Grand Hyde Park, 161 Elizabeth St, Sydney
When:      Thursday 14 - Sunday 17 April 2022
Cost:        From  $79 per person

5. Enchanted Easter Activities at Broadway

Enchanted Easter Wonderland Broadway Shopping Centre
There will be FREE craft activities at Broadway Shopping Centre's Enchanted Easter Wonderland.

Broadway Sydney Shopping Centre will be abuzz with school holiday excitement at their Enchanted Easter Wonderland set.

Get snap happy with the Easter Bunny is a fun family photo session or make a date with Alice for the Mad Hatters themed tea party. There will also be FREE craft activities on offer to keep the little hands busy including making paper carrot treat bags or Easter Bunny party hats!

Where:     Broadway Sydney, 1 Bay Street, Glebe
When:      2 – 3  April and 9 – 14 April 2022
Cost:        Craft FREE | $10 Mad Hatters Tea Party | Photo packages from $19.95

6. Mad Hatter's High Tea

Mad Hatter's High Tea
Don't be late for the Mad Hatter's High Tea!

Go down the rabbit hole this Easter Sunday for one crazy (and delicious!) adventure at the Mad Hatter's High Tea at Sir Stamford

Every year, the Mad Hatter's High Tea is a highlight of the Easter events calendar and 2022 is no different. Get ready to much down on scrumptious themed treats while channelling your favourite Alice in Wonderland characters. Dress ups are encouraged!

Where:        Sir Stamford Circular Quay, 93 Macquarie Street, Sydney
When:         Easter Sunday, 17 April 2022 from 11 am 
Cost:           $89 per child and $119 per adult; Under 6s FREE.

7. Celebrate Easter at Ed.Square Town Centre

Celebrate Easter at Ed.Square Town Centre
Celebrate Easter at Ed.Square Town Centre!

Ed.Square Town Centre is celebrating Easter with kid's events and a Fresh Food Competition. They are hosting FREE Easter hunts on Thursday 14 April and Saturday 16 April where kids can forage for delicious Cadbury chocolate eggs. Little hunters will get their own baskets, plus bunny ears and an Easter gift to take home. The Easter Bunny will also be there for fun family photos, so dress up in your favourite costume! Bookings are essential and places are limited so book now.

Plus, do your Easter shopping at Ed.Square Town Centre and you could win a $1,000 Coles Gift Card or one of three $100 Coles Gift Cards.

8. Fairfield Easter Fair

Fairfield Easter Fair
The Fairfield Easter Fair will light up Western Sydney this Easter long weekend.

Boasting the largest family Easter event outside the Royal Easter Show, the Fairfield Easter Fair is going to be one huge celebration over the long weekend, with an epic Easter Egg Hunt Extravaganza!

This huge Easter event will be jam-packed with rides, games, show bags, entertainment and food plus family movie nights and fireworks displays. See the Animal Nursery and Dog and Reptile Shows, Wood Carving, Antique Trucks and Sandcastles. 

Where:     Fairfield Showground, 443 Smithfield Road, Prairiewood
When:      14 - 19 April 2022
Cost:        Gold Coin Entry | All-day ride passes are $25 online or $30 at the fair

9. Breakfast With the Easter Bunny

Breakfast with the Easter bunny
A very special breakfast is coming to Winston Hills Mall!

Winston Hills Mall has a very special guest popping in this Easter - it's the Easter Bunny and he's invited you for breakfast!

Breakfast With the Easter Bunny at Winston Hills Mall is on the 3rd and 10th of April and includes a very special breakfast with the Easter Bunny in a COVID safe environment. 

Each child will receive an abundant breakfast, live Easter-themed entertainment, a fun craft activity and a gift from Mr Bunny himself!

Where:     The Food Court, Winston Hills Mall
When:      3rd and 10th April 2022 | 8 am - 10 am
Cost:        $15 per child or book a table of 10 for $120. Recommended for ages 3 to 12.

10. Sydney Royal Easter Show

Sydney Royal Easter Show
Sydney Royal Easter Show is back in 2022 and bursting with family entertainment.

The magnificent Sydney Royal Easter Show is back for another year and set to thrill, delight and excite Sydney kids and families all over again with a bumper schedule of entertainment! The largest ticketed annual event in the southern hemisphere is hitting the Sydney Showground with a vibrant mix of fresh attractions and traditional family favourites.

Highlights include the Kids' Carnival and Kids Street, Woolworths Food Farm, Little Hands on the Land and the Farmyard Nursery, plus don't miss out on horse competitions, outback pony rides, solving kitchen crimes with NSW Food Authority, the Big Bush BBQ, and of course, there will be show bags galore!

Where:      Sydney Showground, 1 Showground Rd, Sydney Olympic Park
When:       8-19 April 2022
Cost:         Tickets from $33

Further Afield

11. Glenworth Valley's Giant Easter Egg Hunt

Easter egg hunt Glenworth Valley
The egg hunt is on at Glenworth Valley!

If it simply isn't Easter without going on a mega Easter egg hunt, Glenworth Valley is calling your name!

Glenworth Valley's Giant Easter Egg Hunt will be living up to its name in 2022 with over 25,000 chocolate eggs to be found! The Easter Bunny will also be in attendance and there are plenty of activities to keep the big kids occupied too.

Where:      Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures, 69 Cooks Road, Glenworth Valley
When:       Easter Sunday, 17 April 2022
Cost:         $7.50

12. Easter Sunday at Jamberoo Action Park

Jamberoo Giant Easter Egg Hunt
Sammy the Shark and the Easter Bunny will be giving out eggs at Jamberoo.

If you fancy a little one-hour drive south of Sydney, Jamberoo Action Park will be handing out 1000s of eggs to children as they walk through the gates. Sammy the Shark and the Easter Bunny will be on hand from 10 am to delight 4-12-year-olds with Easter treats and photo opportunities and all children will get their own special bag of eggs.

You can then hang out for a day of thrills and spills at the park. Prepare for an EPIC easter!

Where:    Jamberoo Action Park, 1215 Jamberoo Road, Jamberoo
When:     Easter Sunday 17 April 2022
Cost:      General Admission Online prices - Adults $55, Child $45, Under 3s FREE | Easter activities included

13. Easter Bunny and Dino Egg Hunt at Hunter Valley Gardens

Hunter Valley Gardens Easter Celebration
The Easter Bunny will be hopping into the Hunter Valley Gardens Easter Celebrations.

Head to spectacular Hunter Valley Gardens for an Easter weekend full of fun activities and jawdropping displays. The Easter Bunny will be making an appearance and each child will receive a gift of Easter chocolate.

Where:    Hunter Valley Gardens, 2090 Broke Rd, Pokolbin
When:     15-17 April 2022
Cost:       Adults from $32, Children from $25. Family passes from $79.

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