Heading to Toowoomba with the kids? No worries as there are several fun things to do in Toowoomba with the whole family. In fact, we have listed four interesting activities and places to explore.
- Bounce on into Inflatable World
Have fun with the little ones at Inflatable World. The ultimate inflatable theme park is open for kids, big kids and kids at heart. It features various inflatable areas where you can bounce, dive and slam dunk. You can also challenge each other on a fun duel or conquer all the climbing challenges. Each session lasts for 2 hours so play all you want.
Take note, all children under 12 must be accompanied by a parent or a guardian. All participants must also wear socks while playing on the inflatables. No socks mean no play. Since Inflatable World is a high energy maximum activity zone, kids can get hot and sweaty so it is advisable to wear loose, comfortable clothing.
The inflatable theme park also has a full cafe onsite where you can rest and enjoy some delicious snacks or meals as well as hot coffee and drinks. Inflatable World is located at 31 Spencer St. Harristown Toowoomba, Queensland.
- Fly high at Kloud9ine
Jump and fly high at Toowoomba’s only indoor trampoline park. Kloud9ine features different zone where kids can jump through and over obstacles, play or simply get creative. There is the Kloudzone where over 70 interconnected trampolines. Kids can jump through and over the obstacles, play, high jump or simply get creative.
Ready to play ball? The Dodgeball Arena is one fun battlefield. Want to learn air movements? The Stunt Bag area is the safest place to master air movements.
Are your kids experts? Then the ProZone is the perfect place to elevate their game. Advanced tricks can be performed here. If they ever want to learn how to wall run, Kloud9ine’s court attendant would love to show you how.
Once you are ready to chill out, the Kloud9ine reception area is where you can relax, enjoy some snacks and treats and drink tasty fresh roasted coffee. Kloud9ine is located at 663 Ruthven Street Toowoomba, Queensland.
- Experience Toowoomba Live Steamers Inc. Miniature Railway Ride
Kids love trains. And who can blame them? Seeing how each carriage links together and move on a track is amazing. If your little ones are train-obsessed, then they will absolutely love to ride one. On your visit to Toowoomba, why not drop by the Toowoomba Live Steamers Inc. so the whole family can experience riding the club’s miniature railway!
The club was founded in 1973 by a group of keen volunteers. It was originally named Toowoomba Model Steam Locomotive Club. Due to the club members’ fascination and interest towards steam traction engines as well as steam engines, the club was renamed to Toowoomba Live Steamers in the late 1980s.
Besides those interests, there are also members who are into diesel locomotives and any type of locomotive propulsion. So 2004, Toowoomba Live Steamers became incorporated as is now known as the Toowoomba Live Steamers Inc.
Since their foundation in 1973, the club operated at the former Willow Springs Adventure Park which is now the Springs Garden World. But they transferred to Kearney Springs Historical Park where they operated from 1996 to 2016. Then in 2017, Toowoomba Live Steamers Inc. relocated to Lemway Park, Lemway Avenue.
Toowoomba Live Steamers Inc. Miniature Railway Ride at Lemway Park are available on the 3rd Sunday of each month from 11am to 3pm. The ride costs $2 per person. Each ride consists of one lap of the railway which is approximately 900 m long. The train rides take around 8 to 10 minutes.
Are you ready for this fun family-friendly recreational experience? Just a little reminder. Passengers must wear enclosed footwear such as shoes, sneakers and runners for safety reasons. Toowoomba Live Steamers Inc is located at Lemway Park, Lemway Avenue, Kearneys Spring, Toowoomba, Queensland.
- Explore the Transport and Main Roads Heritage Centre
After a train ride, how about exploring the one and only road building museum in Australia? The Transport and Main Roads Heritage Centre educates visitors of the history of road planning, construction and design in Queensland. This also includes the conditions under which road workers laboured all the way to the modern plant and equipment we see on the roads today.
Moreover, the museum showcases various exhibits as well as interactive experiences for both adults and kids. Make sure to check out the stories shared through interpretive panels, multimedia, oral histories, photographs, and other displays of historic materials.
As mentioned, there are also interactive displays the kids would love. There is the Transport and Main Roads Heritage Centre cartoon characters as well as the interactive children’s trail. Would you like to see the vehicles and equipment used? The Transport and Main Roads Heritage Centre also have fully maintained vehicles and road building equipment on display.
Interested to visit the Transport and Main Roads Heritage Centre? The museum is open by appointment from Monday to Friday, 10 am to 4 pm. You can find the Transport and Main Roads Heritage Centre at 2-22 Mutze Street Toowoomba, Queensland just opposite Toowoomba’s airport terminal.
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