Find a local Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Parade, Easter Brunch, etc.

Looking for a local Easter egg hunt for your children? Or an Easter parage, Easter brunch or breakfast or other Easter events in New South Wales and ACT, Australia,?  Scroll down this page and you will see all of thoses in New South Wales and ACT, Australia,, sorted by county. ALWAYS either see their website or call before you go to confirm the info, there are often last minute changes which they do not report to us!

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Updates for January 2021

Due to concerns about Coronavirus, many Easter egg hunts are being cancelled for 2020. As we get updates, we are revising them here. ALWAYS confirm directly with the sponsor (we provide links to their websites, email and phone numbers) to ensure they are still holding the event, as the situation is changing rapidly. A few are having drive-in Egg Hunts, most are simply canceling in 2020 to return in 2021, and holding an online service this year.
Easter Sunday will be April 12, 2020. Most Easter egg hunts are being held on the Saturday a week before Easter, or the day before Easter Sunday. ALWAYS click the links to check date and time with the event's own website, as there are often last minute cancellations, postponements or changes to locations due to weather (like heavy rains in the northeast) or logistical problems, just click on the link to the event's website and (in most cases), you want to click on the "events" link or "calendar" link on their website. Or use their site search for "Easter". Do let them know you found them here, so they will update us next year.  Since many egg hunts do not publish the current year's dates until the very last minute, or simply never respond to email, we may not get their current information, which is why we have links to their websites, facebook pages and calendars. Besides egg hunts, there are also Easter breakfasts and brunches and Easter parades to watch!
If you need to add your egg hunt or update your existing information, click on these links.

RELATED:You may also want to go to a local farm to Pick Your Own fruit and vegetables; strawberries start very soon in most areas! Farms will be open, and it's quite safe out in a field, where people are not close to each othger!
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Easter Egg Hunt, Parade and Event Listings

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Australian Capital Territory (ACT)

  • Great Corin Forest Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    Corin Forest Mountain Resort, 1268 Corin Dam Rd, Paddys River, ACT 2620. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: The Easter Bunny will be visiting Corin Forest at 11am and 1pm each day from Good Friday to Easter Monday with a mountain of eggs. Each hunt will have limited spaces to ensure every egg-hunter can fill their buckets. Try the Alpine Slide for a thrilling ride or explore the surrounding waterfalls, bush walking and wildlife while you’re there. Bookings are essential to this free event. Open 10am to 5pm every day over the Easter long weekend.
  • MoAD Great Easter Egg Trail - Easter egg trail
    Museum of Australian Democracy, Old Parliament House, 18 King George Terrace, Parkes, ACT 2600. Phone: 02 6270 8222. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: Based on last year's date, it SHOULD be held on Easter Sunday, April 12, 2020 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as may have changed), from 8 am to 1 30 pm. Choose one of four new trails and explore the exhibitions and heritage spaces as you follow the clues and solve the riddle. A yummy chocolate prize will be waiting for you at the end. Bring the whole family along to enjoy the Easter trail as well as fun activities and games.  Bookings is essential see their website. Cost: $5.00 for adults, under 18s are free

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Highlands and southern NSW

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Nowra area

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Sydney area

Wisemans Ferry area

Young area

North west

New South Wales

  • Albury Botanic Gardens Best Border Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    Wodonga Pl, Albury, NSW 2640. Phone: +61 2 6023 8769. Event date and time: Cancelled for 2020, should be held again in 2021, likely to be on Sunday, March 21, 2021  from 9 AM to 3 PM -  Unfortunately, due to the impact of the Coronavirus, we have postponed the Best Border Easter Egg Hunt. See their Facebook page though, because they have some exciting news coming your way!! An event later in the year is being discussed, and we will bring you news as soon as we have it. If you have pre-purchased tickets, they can be transferred to the new event.. There will be an Easter Egg Hunt; prize draws; games and giveaways; live music; jumping castle; food stalls; face painting; great family fun day. Buy tickets at the event!
  • Corowa Baptist Church - Easter egg hunt
    30 Betterment Parade, Corowa, NSW 2646. Phone: (02) 6033 2468. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: Based on last year's date, it SHOULD be held on Easter Sunday, April 12, 2020 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as may have changed)  at 9:30 am all are invited to join together to celebrate Easter, then at  10:50 am there is a Puppet Show followed by a Free Easter Egg Hunt for the community. Our Easter in the Park celebration is back! Fun for the whole family with the Great Easter Egg Hunt, or come join in our church service in the Park! The morning also includes a jumping castle, coffee cart and a barbecue supplied by Rotary. There are three egg hunts to participate in: Pre-school - Age two to five years old; Infants - Kindergarten to Year Three; Primary - Year four to Year six.
  • Snitch's Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    Maitland Gaol, 6 - 18 John Street, East Maitland, NSW 2323. Phone: +61 2 4936 6482. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: Based on last year's date, it SHOULD be held on Thursday, April 9, 2020 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as may have changed)Session times: 9:30 am and 1:30pm. Cost (in 2019) was $10.00 per child, $5.00 per accompanying adult. Children will explore the Gaol looking for Snitch's specially marked eggs. Don't forget to complete the word puzzle so evey child can receive their chocolate Easter surprise. Stay after the hunt to explore the site using your own device on Snitch's self guided audio tour. We'll also have an appearance from the Easter Bunny, 'Golden egg' Hunt and selfie station for extra special Easter photographs.  Age requirement: 4 years and above. Please note - All children must be accompanied by an adult. Booking essential, limited tickets available. 2019 was Maitland Gaol's first ever Snitch's Easter Egg Hunt.


Easter Egg Hunt, Parade and Event Listings

The listings are frequently updated, but often they don't tell us current prices, so the prices unless you see this year's update date.

In addition to listings of farm markets, roadside stands, farm shops and farmer's markets, I hope the following pages are helpful to you!

  • Inilah Christmas Trees - Choose Your Own Christmas tree
    242 Shingle Hill Way, Federal Highway ACT 2621. Phone: 02 62369689. Ask for Keng. Directions: From Canberra get onto the Federal Highway and go past the 2 overhead bridges. Turn left immediately after Middleton VC Rest Area onto Shingle Hill Way. 'Inilah' is 2.4 kms on the right. This farm is the closest Christmas tree farm to Canberra and is 29 kms from Canberra's CBD. Open: from December 1. Weekdays 3pm to 6pm Weekends 9am to 6pm. Choose and cut-your-own Christmas tree or pruned Christmas Trees available from our Christmas Tree farm. 2005 prices: $18 for trees under 1.2 metres and $28 for trees over 1.2 metre.

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