Free fun for Families Week

10 May 2022

There’s plenty of events on for families with young children to celebrate National Families Week from 15-21 May.

The annual week encourages communities Australia-wide to make the most of family life. It also acknowledges the role of families in teaching, supporting and nurturing children as they grow.

This year’s free Families Week events in Eurobodalla include:

  • Family games day, at Bodalla Oval, Tuesday 17 May, 10am-12pm, where families with children can enjoy free outdoor fun, including four-hole mini golf, giant pick-up sticks, egg-and-spoon races and more.
  • Introduction to Circle of Security online workshop, Wednesday 18 May, 7-8pm, for care givers to learn how parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened through the Circle of Security® Parenting™ program.
  • Children's bike day, Captain Oldrey Park, Broulee, Thursday 19 May, 10am-12pm, where children can ride through an obstacle course and bike wash station, listen to talks and have their bikes checked (BYO bike and helmet).
  • 3Bs Family Picnic in the Park, Riverside Park, Moruya, Friday 20 May, 10am-12pm, for families with children under age five to enjoy a morning of craft, stories and a special “Ukubebe” music class.
  • Caring for kids first aid, RSL Hall, Page St, Moruya, Monday 23 May, 10am-3pm, where new parents and carers of young children and babies can learn about CPR, choking, burns, respiratory distress and anaphylaxis.

Local businesses KidzBiz, Mogo Wildlife Park, Southbound Escapes and Birdland Animal Park also have special deals for families during the week.