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What's On At Wannabees

On our what’s on page we regularly list the most important events and activities happening around Wannabees city. Find dates for our monthly Discos, upcoming activities during school holidays, latest news, etc. Follow the links for full details.

Wannabees Hornsby First Year Anniversary Party

Wannabees Hornsby is turning one and to celebrate we’re throwing the most amazing party ever.

On Friday September 28th, 2018 dress the kids up as superheroes or princesses and bring them along to the biggest party of the year.

We have organised an amazing morning of entertainment, games and activities for your kids to enjoy. Our regular activities will be led by the animation characters they love so they will have plenty of fun all morning.

Paw Patrol Chase will be playing at Police Station, Princess Elsa will be leading Fashion Parade, Spiderman will be playing along in the construction site and putting fires out, your favourite Minion will be in the Pizzeria and Princess Belle will be around the Beauty Salon and Supermarket!

Face painting and Cup Cake decorating will also be available on the day for a small extra fee.

Make sure you secure your ticket as this is a once in a year event you don’t wanna miss.

Admission is only $15.00 per child and all adults have free entry. There is a limited number of tickets available for this event, so hurry up and secure your ticket now.

THIS EVENT IS FREE FOR ANNUAL PASS HOLDERS. So why not buying your annual pass for this event and keep coming all year round for no extra charge? Head to our Website for more details.

Event Details:


Friday 28th September: 10:00 Am to 1:00 Pm


Wannabees Hornsby: Shop 2042 (Westfield Hornsby), 236 Pacific Hwy, Hornsby, NSW, 2077


All kids over 12 months: $15.00

Adults: FREE (No drink voucher included)

Members: FREE for Annual Pass Holders and Ultimate Membership members


School Holiday Program

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From Monday 9th of July enjoy two full weeks of special activities exclusive to Wannabees. We will have lots of fun packed activities for all kids on top of our regular city tours. Visit the official page for full list of activities.

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Wannabees App

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App Website

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Wannabees App is the best way to connect with us via mobile. It’ll give you access to Free WiFi when you’re visiting Wannabees. Also allows you to access our loyalty program that will give you rewards as food vouchers, free admissions and more. It is available to download from Apple Store and Google Play Store. Find links here.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][dt_gap height=”20″][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1453936314539{padding-top: 15px !important;padding-right: 15px !important;padding-bottom: 15px !important;padding-left: 15px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}”]

Wannabees Family Magazine

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Wannabees Family Magazine is an electronic monthly publication available to iOS users only. It covers all aspects of family life with useful articles for everyone in the family.

It is a complimentary magazine for our followers, so head to app store and download your completely free. Learn More>

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Come and Visit our Pop Up city these school holidays. It is FREE. Wannabees will be featuring two of our most popular rooms at Westfield Hornsby and St Ives shopping village.


TV Studio and Police Station

Our Tv Studio will feature the green room, where kids can pretend to be swimming with sharks or pretend to be caught in a tornado or flying like Superman…. At the police station your kids will learn how to lift a finger print or take a mugshot in the identity room.

When: Monday 16th April to Thursday 19th

Where: Westfield Hornsby Centre Court Level 3 Next to food court

Time: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Cost: FREE

Tv Studio and Fashion Shop

At Wannabees TV Studio kids can pretend to be jumping on a bed, running outdoors or broom flying next to Harry Potter. We will also feature our Fashion Shop where kids will dress up, learn how to strike a pose to then show their skills walking the red carpet on a fashion parade.

When: Friday 20th, Monday 23rd April to Friday 27th April (Excluding Anzac Day)

Where: St Ives Shopping Village Level 1 next to Nextra Newsagency

Time: 9:300 am – 12:30 pm

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Family Nights

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Wannabees Family Night | Kids Disco | Things To Do With Kids On Weekend

You’ve asked…. we’ve listened!

This 2018 we’ve rebranded our “Kids Discos” to a much better and bigger event. Introducing the “Wannabees Family Nights”.

During our Family Nights you can visit and have the full Wannabees experience, two and half hours of play with full access to all rooms in our city. PLUS disco, games and of course the popular fashion parade. Regular city tours available through the night.

Every month on a selected Saturday night and venue, from 5:00pm to 7:30pm Wannabees will be open until late to offer you the chance to have the most amazing “Family Night Outing” ever.

There’ll be something for every one on offer: Kids will have the time of their lives at our Wannabees city while Mum and Dad can have a yummy dinner accompanied by BYO wine or beer in our Cafe/Restaurants.

So save the dates, call your friends and organise your gathering because remember that there are limited spaces available each month. Dinner menu available.

Also each Family Night you’ll have the chance to win passes to visit Play World Australia, scheduled to take place at the Sydney International Convention Centre between 29th and 30th September 2018.


  • May 19th – Hornsby
  • June 23rd – Frenchs Forest
  • July 21st – Hornsby
  • July 28th – Frenchs Forest


$20 per child (1 y.o and over). All adults are FREE of charge.

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School Readiness – Learning Bees: Every Weekday morning

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An exciting new change has arrived at Wannabees Family Play Town! It is our very own School Readiness program and it’s called the Learning Bees Program.

When attending Wannabees Family Play Town, children will have the option of participating in fun activities with an educational focus – but they’ll just think it’s play.

PLUS attendance comes at no extra charge!

Activities include:

  • Making playdough.
  • Educational role-play.
  • Mini-games.
  • Loads of art and craft.

With attendance just once a week, your child will improve their social, literacy and numeracy skills.

Our program lessons run for one hour. We will run two identical lessons a day. Learn more here.

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Wannabees Halloween Kids Disco

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On Saturday 28th of October from 5.00 to 7.30 pm, we will be hosting our October Kids Disco. This month we’re bringing you our popular Halloween Party, so dress up on your favourite costume and enjoy a spectacular night full of fun, lights and the latest music on a laser lit stage.

Our Cafe will be open during the night and will have a special menu on offer and you can B.Y.O wine or beer (including glasses). Come at 5.00 sharp as we will start with our traditional city tour where kids visit the TV Studio, Fire Station, Restaurant, etc. After the city tour, some rooms will close to give way to the best music and games for the whole family.

Tickets will be available online only and they’re strictly limited.

When: Saturday 28th October 5.00 pm – 7.30 pm

Where: Wannabees Family Play Town – Hornsby and Frenchs Forest

Price: $20.00 all children 12 months and over. Second child $15.00. Adults FREE

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