If you’re planning a family Day at Parkes area and still pounding on how to make it a rewarding family day out, there’s nothing much to worry as Parkes is offering family fun activities created for family with kids. For accommodation, there are motel Parkes that are family-friendly while being a real budget accommodation.
Parkes area offers great place for a family day. It is best known for CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope or The Dish and for annual Elvis Presley Festival. Families come here to introduce and let their kids have better understanding of Australia’s mining history and enjoy family fun activities while enjoying Australia’s nature. It’s also famous for hotel Parkes that are well associated with free barbecues and easy walks to Parkes’ famous attractions.
Parkes’ family fun activities include a day picnic at Lake Cargelligo. Most Parkes accommodations are within or near Lake Cargelligo. There are some motel Parkes that provide picnic grounds so you and the kids can have the pleasure of glancing at more than 150 species of birds and small animals that treat Lake Cargelligo as their natural habitat. Besides Lake Cargelligo, there is also Gum Swamps Bird Hide that allows kids to learn more on Australia’s native birds and fauna and to have a rare close-up look at the native birds and animals from behind a hide on the edge of the swamps. It’s a learning experience that will keep kids and adults remember for a long time and understand why preserving this native refuge is a national concern.
If your kids are fond of space science, you can take them to Parkes Park that is some walks from most motel Parkes and take a look at CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope, and let the kids and the family enjoy some 3D educational shows that will take everyone to some adventures across the universe. After watching, you can treat them to Dish Cafe and enjoy delicious meals or snacks or treat them to a family barbeque using the provided free gas barbecues. Your cheap accommodation Parkes near The Dish allows you to walk or enjoy a family bike tour heading there.
If you’re after an educational family trip, you can come at the Parkes during Saturdays and enjoy Parkes Library Saturday story time. You and your kids can enjoy fun-filled activities aimed at getting toddlers and pre-schoolers reading-ready. Let them enjoy songs, rhymes, music, movements and learn to do crafts.
With these attractions at the Parkes, your Parkes’ family trip can truly be a rewarding family trip.