Looking for the perfect weekend plans for you and the kids? Mount Isa has a plethora of Family Friendly fun!

Mount Isa Family Fun Park
Family Fun Park, Mount Isa City

Check out our top 5 Family friendly activities around Mount Isa:

  1. Family Fun Park

Complete with water park, skate park, climbing equipment and plenty of shady trees and free BBQs to set the kids up for the day, the Family fun park is FREE and open 6 days, closed on Wednesdays which is closed for cleaning and is open until 9:30pm during Summer!

Summer Period (October 1 to April 30):

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 9am to 9.30pm

Wednesday: 3pm to 9.30pm

The water feature operates between 9am and 8pm.

Winter Period: (May 1 to September 30):

Monday, Tuesday, Sunday: 9am to 6.30pm

Wednesday: 3pm to 6.30pm

Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 9am to 9.30pm

The water feature operates between 9am and 8pm.

2. Lake Moondarra

Lake Moondarra is just a short 15 minute drive away and is the perfect haven for boaties, fishing enthusiasts, water skiers and anyone looking to cool off in the Mount Isa heat! Access to the lake is free and gates close at 10pm. With multiple boat ramps, a new scenic drive around most of the lake and the perfect vantage point for Sunset, there’s room out at the lake for everyone.

3. Splashez Pool

Recently renovated, with state of the art facilities, Splashez Aquatic Centre is open from 5.30 am to 7.00 pm, 7 days per week and is a hub of activity year-round. With a popular kids’ pool and Rapid River stream, Olympic Sized lap pool and a newly built café; Splashez is the perfect place to cool off and chill out on a hot Mount Isa Day! Entry is $4 for adults and $3.50 for kids, pension and spectator rates do apply.

4. Camping/4WD

Mount Isa is an outdoor playground, perfect for the budding adventurer! From Lawn Hill to the Gregory, Mary Kathleen to Lake Julius; there’s so much to explore around our wonderful region. Take the kids for a 4WD or a camping adventure for a weekend in the wild they will never forget! Check out our Itineraries page for some exploration inspiration.

5. Council Events

Mount Isa City Council prides itself on creating free family friendly events for our wonderful community members! Check out our What’s On section to see what events are coming up and keep an eye out for our annual favourites such as the Australia Day Pool Party, NYE Outdoor movies and Christmas Carols!

MICC NYE Event 2018
2018 NYE Outdoor movie Event at Buchanan Park