School Holiday & Kids Activities Ideas for Canberra
Kids Pantry holiday program runs from 9am-4pm each day during the Spring School Holidays; from Monday 1st October until Friday 12th October. There will be three sessions per day in 3 age groups: 5-8 years; 9-12 years and 13-18 years. The basic structure of the classes are the same, but tailored to suit the different age groups. Join Kids Pantry for Chocolate Eclairs or Key Lime Tart; Kangaroo Burgers or freshly made Pasta... either way your choices are endless!
Our popular Holiday Programs give three hours of fully-supervised, fan-fairy-tastic creative play & fun every school holidays. Time for fairy fans to sing & dance to The Fairies songs, listen to stories in ‘FairyMagination’, make fairy craft, eat fairy snacks…what more could a fairy fan want! The Fairies also offer many other activities through the school holidays such as MOVIE SESSIONS, DISCO’S, FAIRY CRAFT, FAIRY CHEF & DANCE WORK SHOPS. Or how about our Fairy Disco - Sprinkle on some magic fairy dust, put on your best fairy party clothes & get ready to dance like you have never danced before!
KidsBiz offers a diverse range of sports clinics, dance programs and other activities specifically designed for primary school aged children. Located at Melrose High School, KidsBiz offers Canberra's most extensive facilities in a safe and convenient location. Offering activities designed for beginners right through to the experienced competitor, KidsBiz has a program to suit.
AMF Bowling - Belconnen & Tuggernong
Buy 1 game of bowling including shoe hire with a choice of a hot dog meal or arcade token deal for just $14.90 per person before 5pm at your local AMF Bowling centre.
Located in the heart of the Australian AlpsNational Park, Hotham Alpine Resort offers premium accommodation, a complete snowsports school and programs, equipment hire, a range of activities, over 20 restaurants and bars and everything you need to ensure you have a seamless holiday above the snowline. It will take approximately four and a half hours to drive to Hotham from Melbourne. With a fantastic array of ski-in/ski-out accommodation from chalets, to fully self contained apartments and lodges at both Hotham and in the picturesque village of Dinner Plain 10km down the road, there is bound to be something to suit every snow holiday need.
Thredbo is a buzzing snow resort in the NSW Snowy Mountains. The cool crisp waters of the Thredbo River meandering through the centre, the mountain one side with the village on the other, you don’t have to go far to be enveloped in the magic of a winter holiday. With trails galore to explore and a cosy village to get to know, whether you are a skier, boarder, sightseer, snowballer or snowman builder there’s a mountain of outdoor options right outside your door.
There is something for kids of all ages at Floriade this year. Be entertained by The Princess and the Forgetful Storyteller, make bouquets with The Origami People, Fruity Flowers with the Yellow Van and Bunnings Children’s Workshops will keep them entertained. Take the kids up on the 35m giant ferris wheel, go for a spin in the Alice in Wonderland tea cups, take on the giant slide, or bounce on a jumping castle.
A major feature of the Yerrabi Pond District Park is the adventure playground, which includes a Giant Tarzan swing, Double/Tandem Flying Fox, Burmese Bridge and children's play equipment. There is also a major skateboard arena for both beginners and "experts". Barbecues, picnic areas, and public toilets as well as artworks are other facilities in this park
Belconnen Arts Centre has a range of craft/art & design activites for 5-12 year olds. Prices at $29 each. Please wear old clothes in preparation for some serious splattering!
Come into Youth in the City for fun and different holiday programs to keep the kids entertained, there is no cost involved and transport is provided! Great team to make sure the ultimate fun is had!