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Things to Do with Kids during the School Holidays

Updated Tuesday, 26 May 2020

It’s that time again … school holidays … which means it’s time to spend some quality time with your children, nieces, nephews, god-children or any other little ones in your life. But the big question that might be playing on your mind is what are we going to do?

School holidays are quite long over this period in South Africa and sometimes it’s not all that easy to keep kids entertained for long periods of time, it’s often on the go all the time. If you are running out of ideas or would like some fresh recommendations of things to do with them over this time, then we have a few suggestions for you …

Cape Town and Western Cape with Kids:

Johannesburg and Gauteng with Kids:

Durban and KwaZulu Natal with Kids:

Port Elizabeth and Eastern Cape with Kids:

Garden Route with Kids:

Mpumalanga with Kids:

Limpopo with Kids:

For some more inspiration, take a look at our Things to Do in South Africa section on – there’s one for every province, so no matter where in the country you are, you’ll be able to find some fun things to do to suit any budget. If you know of a great “Thing to Do with Kids” please post a message in the comments below to share with our readers!

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