WOMADelaide is extremely family friendly. Many of you may have grown up with WOMADelaide, and we love seeing the next generations of tiny dancers appearing each year. Read on for information on how to maximise your family fun at WOMADelaide!
Children 12 and Under
Children 12 and under are only admitted free when accompanied by a paying adult to WOMADelaide. Children must enter with a responsible adult and unaccompanied children will not gain access.
Children must be wristbanded prior to entering the Festival. Further details below.
A discounted Youth Pass price is offered to patrons aged between 13 - 17.
Please note that proof of age may be required to gain entry and that it is a condition of the event Liquor License that after Midnight all people under the age of 18 must in the company and supervision of an adult.
Minors are not permitted to enter the bars even if they are with a parent or responsible adult. Anyone who is considering being the nominated adult should consider this responsibility carefully as they will not be able to enter bars or licensed areas with minors. Proof of age ID is required when collecting a youth wristband - age must be under 18 on the last day of the festival.
All children must be wristbanded prior to entering the Festival. Please add a kids wristband (or wristbands) to your cart when purchasing. Children’s wristbands can also be collected from the Box Office prior to entering the festival. Please write the responsible adult's name AND mobile number clearly on the wristband. Children must enter with a responsible adult - unaccompanied children will not gain access.
Parents or guardians should arrange with children to meet at the Info Booth if they get separated.
Lost Children / Missing Persons
WOMADelaide follows a strict Lost Child/Missing Persons procedure. All lost children/persons are taken to the Info Booth. Parents/Guardians, please report a missing child/person at the Info Booth.
We have an entire area dedicated to our little humans! A world of fun awaits in the KidZone with daily activities programmed specially for kids. Immersive activities, science discoveries, story telling, dress-ups, face painting and much more!
You are more than welcome to bring prams or strollers and baby changing facilities can be found next to the Plane Tree Drive toilet block, and the Stratco Parenting Room (between Stages 1 and 2)
KidZone is much more than just a place to keep the kids happy. It’s a destination where thousands of grown-ups began their WOMAD love affair and a place where a new generation of lifelong WOmemories begin.
Thanks to Stratco, parents with babies and toddlers can enjoy a shaded, comfortable and discrete Parenting Room. Located next to St John, nursing parents at WOMADelaide have access to feeding chairs, baby changing facilities, a microwave and more.
While WOMADelaide encourages you to bring your children, please note that we do not offer any child minding services. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. The Stratco Parents Room is located between Stage 2 and the Foundation Stage for access to baby change facilities, a microwave, feeding chairs and shade.
Please note that disposable nappies are one of the greatest contaminants of our waste streams, so please be mindful of our zero waste-to-landfill targets and if you are using disposable nappies, we ask that you remove them from the park with you when you leave. If you are unable to do this, PLEASE utilise the clearly marked dedicated Nappy Disposal Bins located at the change stations and around Botanic Park!