Top 5 School Holiday Activities in Victor Harbor – April 2019


The School Holidays are here already and you know what that means? Entertaining the groms around the clock! Bliss, right? Long sleep-ins, lazy Autumn days and lots and lots of quality time to spend with your kids. We wish, right!

Many parents approach this time of year with a mixture of excitement and trepidation. With a little forward planning, it’s not to late to create an Autumn school holiday break in the beautiful Victor Harbor, a time to remember!

Here are our five top activities in Victor Harbor to help you survive the school holidays, while actually having fun!


April School Holidays

Turtle or Tortoise?

This School Holidays join us at the SA Whale Centre and learn which is which with our brand new program “Turtle or Tortoise?”

Did you know that the shell’s of both Turtle’s and Tortoise’s are attached to their spines and grow with them as they age? Imagine what else there is to discover about these 2 similar (But completely different!!!) reptiles!

Utilising crafts, tactile experiments and thought provoking questions to engage young minds, our school holiday programs teach fun facts to take home.

When: Tuesday Thursday & Friday during the holidays.
2pm – 3pm

Where: South Australian Whale Centre
2 Railway Terrace
Victor Harbor, SA
For more information: Visit website.



21 April

Island Sounds Festival: Vol 2

When: 21st April 19
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Where: Granite Island, Victor Harbor, SA, 5211, Australia
For more information: Visit Website

Head over the causeway onto Granite Island for a beautiful evening of live music, market stalls, original eats and drink specials all night! Missed out on our debut Island Sounds Festival, or back for more? Island Sounds Festival Vol. 2 is back and better than ever!

Bring your crew over the causeway to the Island Cafe on Easter Sunday, April 21st from 6pm for a blissed-out music and arts festival featuring local and regional live performances, delicious fresh eats and drink specials all night, market stalls and more.

Bring your favourite picnic blanket or camping chair along, set up under the stars and experience a night of epic live performances from some of South Australia’s finest young music acts.

Enjoy a range of yum food options, as well as premium beer, wine and ciders, with Fleurieu Peninsula’s stunning waterfront as the backdrop for the night.



23 April

The Amazing Magic Mike’s Disco Roadshow Show!

Magic Mikes Disco Roadshow Adelaide’s best DISCO party for children. Magic Mike is the grooviest DJ for kids! Fun for Boys & Girls 3 +, in fact even the whole family Magic Mike has instant download which means that he has every song to play that you can think of! Song requests are allowed – It’s an awesome DISCO Party.

When: 23rd Apr 19
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Where: George Main Road, Victor Harbor, 5211, Australia
For more information: 0452 557 671
All Tickets: $10




The Fleurieu Aquatic Centre

Looking for a warm and cozy place to go this Autumn where the kids can have an absolute ball, while  exercising and burning off some energy? The Fleurieu Aquatic Centre ticks all the boxes!

Whether you’re a local, a weekend visitor or you’re lucky enough to be holidaying in the area, there will be no more trying to figure out just how you’re going to keep the kids (and big kids) entertained over the school holidays. With the many different ‘kid friendly’ activities at the Aquatic Centre, this is a healthy way to tucker the kids out, while relaxing with a hot cuppa, somewhere cozy and warm!

When: Open 7 days per week

Where: Corner of Ocean Rd & Waterport Rd, Hayborough, SA

For more information: Visit website.




School Holiday Movies @ Victor Cinema

A go to school holiday favourite!  Relax at the movies, choc top in one hand, popcorn in the other and lose yourself in fictional world for a couple of hours! A movie is also great for winding the kids down after a day of holiday adventure!

Dumbo anyone??

When: Open 7 days per week

Where: 37-41 Ocean Street, Victor Harbor South Australia

For more information: Visit website.



School Holiday Pet Friendly Accommodation

If you are planning on taking the human kids and the fur kids away for some fun family time at Victor Harbor (and the surrounding areas), Pet Let still has some terrific houses available and we are doing last minutes deals (just mention in to us when you make your enquiry).   You can view all our available properties here:

Load the dates you are interested in and the no of people, and our system will show you what’s available.  If you have any questions (including what’s the best price we can do!), you can of course contact us by email or by phone (0408 818 413).  We can handle very last minute bookings with payment by credit card over the phone.


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