10 school holiday activities for summer that won't break the bank

Keep calm, keep cool and put your wallet away.

By Rebel Wylie
Despite the fact it feels like we were just on holidays, the weeks have flown and the school break is almost upon us again. Which means it's time to find things to do to keep the kids entertained and the 'I'm boreds' at a minimum for parents across Australia.
If you're looking for ways to stay cool and have fun in the summer holidays, there's plenty of inspiration to be found, and you don't really need to spend a cent.
If you're worried about entertaining the kids on a budget during summer, don't worry, keep calm and put your wallet away. There are plenty of cheap things that can help keep your kids entertained and cool. We've shared our favourites in the gallery below.
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10 cheap school holiday activities for summer in Australia