Outdoor Summer Bucket List for Kids

The key to having a fun, memory filled summer is to intentionally plan it! So, head on outdoors this summer (don’t forget to slip, slop, slap, seek and slide) and try these great activities on our outdoor summer bucket list for kids.

  • Blow bubbles in the backyard
  • Slip n Slide / Waterslide in the backyard
  • Fly a kite
  • Make an outdoor tent / cubby / tepee
  • Have an outdoor picnic
  • Go for a bushwalk
  • Play hide and side
  • Concrete chalk drawing
  • Go to the beach
  • Make a bird feeder
  • Scavenger hunt
  • Outdoor obstacle course
  • Read books under a shady tree
  • Star gazing at night
  • Camp in the backyard
  • Dance in the rain
  • Go to a park / oval and play sports
  • Watch sunrise / sunset
  • Start a garden project
  • Make a outdoor mud kitchen
  • Go swimming
  • Go fishing
  • Make an outdoor washing station – wash toys, cars etc
  • Catch and release bugs
  • Pick flowers
  • Paint rocks for your garden
  •  Paint with water on rocks / fence / concrete
  • Water balloon fights
  • Go for a bike / scooter ride

 

So, no matter what your child is interested in, this outdoor summer bucket list for kids is sure to keep them busy these school holidays and stop the “i’m bored” phrase being repeated!