There is so much to explore in the Blue Mountains on the Easter long weekend! With restrictions mostly eased, you will find plenty of local outdoor family fun in and around the Blue Mountains from Good Friday 7 April to Easter Monday 10 April 2023.
Easter Egg Hunt At Bilpin Fruit Bowl
Bring the kids along over the Easter weekend to Bilpin Fruit Bowl not just for fruit and veggie picking but also for The Easter Egg Hunt!
WHERE: 2093 Bells Line of Road, Bilpin, NSW, Australia, New South Wales 2758 (View map).
Easter Markets are on this weekend! Head to the Blackheath Grower’s Market, Richmond Good Food Market & Bilpin Community Markets!
View the full Blue Mountains Markets Guide.
Pick Your Own Fruit & Nuts
Blue Mountains Pick Your Own Fruit & Nuts Orchards & Farms are open on the Easter long weekend!
View the full ‘Pick Your Own Fruit’ guide.
Easter Sunday Church Services
Celebrate Jesus’ death and resurrection this Easter Sunday at a family church service in the Blue Mountains, with some special activities for the kids!
Lower Mountains Anglican Parish (LMAP) will hold family services at Mount Riverview, Blaxland and Glenbrook. Glenbrook’s 10.30am Sunday service is also streamed live at LMAP TV.
Springwood Anglican (tune in on YouTube here)and Holy Trinity Wentworth Falls will also hold family-friendly services on Easter Sunday (tune into their live stream on YouTube here).
Central Villages Anglican Church Lawson has some fun family Easter Day activities planned – with an Easter Sunday celebration at 9.30am, including barbecue, face painting and jumping castle (join them online on YouTube here).
Family Friendly Bushwalks
Discover one of the many amazing family-friendly bushwalks in the Blue Mountains this Easter long weekend. There are so many incredible walks but if you need a recommendation, try the beautiful Katoomba Night Lit Walk or the pram-friendly Fairfax Heritage Track in Blackheath.
View Family Friendly Blue Mountains Bushwalks
Lillianfels Easter Egg Hunt
Join us on Easter Sunday to celebrate the delights of Easter with our traditional Lilianfels Easter Egg. Let the kids run wild searching for that chocolate egg goodness hidden throughout our Resort grounds.
Bookings are not required.
WHEN: Sunday 9 April 2023. Arrive at the hotel reception for further details before 11am. Hunt begins at 11am.
WHERE: Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa (View map)
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Luddenham Easter Festival
Rides, games, dodgem cars, hair braiding, kids’ rides, pony rides, merry-go-round, showbags, free circus, food, drinks, dagwood dogs, coffee, fairy floss and much more!
WHEN: Good Friday to Easter Monday – 7th – 10th of April 2023.
12.30pm- 8pm Good Friday, Easter Saturday & Easter Sunday.
12.30pm – 6pm Easter Monday. The Harrington Circus Show is daily from 2pm – 5pm.
WHERE: Luddenham Showground, Cnr Park Road & Campbell Street, Luddenham NSW 2745 (View map)
COST: $2 entry, free parking. Ride prices TBA.
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SOCIAL MEDIA: Facebook
Visit A Park and Playground
St John’s playground in Blaxland has been upgraded recently and is worth a visit these Easter school holidays. Glenbrook Park is also a wonderful hub for families and friends to gather.
Wentworth Falls Lake is a popular and beautiful space for families to celebrate Easter. With its new adventure playground and circuit walk around the lake, a visit to Wentworth Falls Lake makes for a lovely day out.
If you head further west, discover Lithgow Adventure Park, which is set in an idyllic spot in South Bowenfels, overlooking the Blue Mountains.
Check out our Top 10 Blue Mountains Playgrounds.
Easter Carnival at Penrith Panthers
Celebrate Easter Sunday at our fun-filled Carnival! Are you looking for a family friendly event that the kids will love? Join Panthers Penrith for a day of activities and attractions that are sure to entertain both big and little kids alike.
Carnival Rides 12pm – 8pm
Food Vendors 12pm – 8pm
Kids Disco & Plaster 12pm – 4pm
Face Painting 12pm – 4pm
Petting Zoo 12pm – 4pm
Hot Cross Bun Eating Comp 2pm
Visit from the Easter Bunny 2pm – 5pm
Free entry all day.
WHEN: Sunday 9 April from 12 Midday
WHERE: 123 Mulgoa Road, Penrith, NSW 2750
COST: FREE entry. Unlimited ride wristbands: $35 pre-sale | $40 on the day. Pre-sale coming soon.
SOCIAL MEDIA: Facebook. View event on Facebook.
Eat At One Of Our Family Friendly Cafes
Book a table for a lovely Blue Mountains lunch at one of our 22 family friendly cafes and eateries.
More Autumn School Holiday Activities Can Be Found In Our Guide!
So there you have it – 10 wonderful ways to spend your Easter long weekend in the Blue Mountains. If you would like even more inspiration on great local places to visit, then browse our website to discover our local directory of businesses and local activities.