School Holiday Ideas

Looking for some ideas of ways to entertain or occupy your kids these school holidays? Below are some ideas of local activities which other WPS families have tried and loved.

If you know of other holiday activities that may be of interest to the WPS community, please forward details to advertising@wpspandc.com.au so they can be included in this listing.

 

Kids Circle Holiday Program

Kids Circle, organises an attractive and varied School Holiday Program every school holidays, aimed for kids
5-10 years old.This wonderful Holiday Program in Chatswood will give
attendees the exciting opportunity to learn new skills
through Cooking, Art-making, Dancing, and Science
Experiments
, while making new friends at the same
time.

They also invite different special guests such as well
recognised Chefs, Writers, Artists and Local
Organisations
to enrich your children experience.

This Spring School Holidays they have also included the
famous European Building Blocks “Kapla” to create a
Future City and an Engineering Workshop where children
will create cars and appliances that can be used in real
life. Each school holiday they offer different activities,
different cooking recipes and also varied artworks to
make, there is always something innovative to explore.

 Kids Circle Holiday Program
Parents have the option to enrol their children in morning
9:00-12:30pm, afternoon 1-4pm, or full day programs
9am-4pm. Extended free hours from 8-9am and 4-6pm.
Early bird bookings are available NOW!.
Prices start at $50 for morning workshops, $45 for the afternoon, or $90 for the full day. All ingredients and materials are included.
For bookings and more information, visit
www.kidscircle.com.au/holiday-program
Download flyer here or Call us on 0405-195225 /
0468-354372

 

Massive Holiday Camp

Handball Australia – The iconic School Yard sport  Handball Australia – The iconic School Yard sport
Tournament and Trophies (given out each day)
Prizes, Games & Coaching
Week 1# Mon 25th Sept – Fri 29th Sept
Week 2# Tues 3rd – Fri 6th Oct
0430629154
admin@handballaustralia.com.au
www.handballaustralia.com.au

 

Holiday Drama Camp

Callback Academy of Performing Arts (CAPA) presents ‘Razzle and Dazzle’ our holiday drama camp!
Join us for three action packed days of acting and creative play! An incredibly fun way to spend your term break!
When: 4th, 5th, 6th October 2017 from 9am – 4pm
Where: TWT Creative Rehearsal Space, St. Leonards
Who: boys and girls aged 9 – 12
 Callback Academy of Performing Arts (CAPA)
Early bird rates available and spaces are limited!
Enrol online at www.callback.academy
For more information call 0406565649 or email
us at info@callback.academy

 

Love ‘n Deuce Tennis and Multi Sport Camps

Junior School Holiday Tennis Camps
School holiday fun programs to suit ages 2.5 to 17 year olds.
www.lovendeuce.com.au/juniors/camps.cfm
 Love ‘n Deuce Tennis and Multi Sport Camps
Humpty Holiday Camps
Multi sport camps for 2.5 to 6 year olds with half and fully day options.
www.lovendeuce.com.au/humpty/camps.cfm
Tennis and sport camps for 5 to 17 years of age from 9:30am to 3:30pm with after care available until 6pm. A drop off time option of 8:30am if needed!
Camps on rain, hail or shine.
Professional facilities, Fantastic teachers and great fun and exercise!!
Castlecove, St Leonards and Naremburn

 

Applause Musical Theatre Academy

ENROL NOW in one of our exciting Summer musical theatre holiday programs! Your child will learn to sing, dance and act scripts and songs from a fun musical! Two-day and three-day programs depending on the age group. Also this time we are offering Mixed Age programs and Boys Only programs!  Applause Musical Theatre Academy
Download the flyer and/or the enrolment form or call Ingrid on 0405 495 099.

 

Bricks 4 Kidz

Bricks 4 Kidz offers fun, hands-on programs where kids ages 3-13+ can learn, build and play with LEGO® bricks.  Bricks4Kidz
For more information call Stacey on 0450 332 435 or to register click here.

 

Northern Suburbs Football Association

NSFA will be conducting School Holiday Clinics, which will include goalkeeper coaching, at the Charles Bean Sportsground in Lindfield.   nsfa-logo
Click here for more information or to register.
Northern Suburbs Football Association Inc
Suite 2, 4-10 Bridge St
Pymble, NSW 2073.
Phone 9449 4933

 

Northbridge School of Visual Arts

A diverse range of sessions where children are taught real art skills, in a fun way, with freedom to explore their creativity.  nsva-logo
Click here to download the brochure, or call Judy on 9958 129 for more information.

 

The Australian Institute For Performing Arts (AIPA)

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Are you looking for fun and exciting activities for your children these holidays? The School at AIPA (formerly KICK Performance Group) holds fun, exciting and challenging school holiday programmes year round for students preschool to high school. Programmes suit beginners wanting to try something fun in the holidays to primary students & teens who wish to engage in an intensive with an international tutor from the US or UK.
For information please download the brochure P 02 9966 5013, 02 9966 0353 or E theschool@aipa.com.auThe NSW Childcare Benefit for Registered Care is available on all AIPA programmes run in NSW.

 

Centrehouse Kids Holiday Summer Program

 Paper Scissor Rocks Workshop
Centrehouse is a not-for profit, community arts centre located in Lane Cove on Sydney’s north shore. With a diverse program of courses and workshops for all ages and all level of ability, Centrehouse offers tuition in art, craft, languages, yoga, meditation and cultural pursuits.
Kids Holiday Summer Program can be booked online here. The full Kids Summer Holiday Program brochure, including the FREE Grandparent Paper Art Workshops can be downloaded here.

 

Good Sport Holiday Camp

Good Sport Holiday Camps are running at Willoughby
Squash Club 4-8th and 11-15th July 2016. Camps run
daily from 9am – 3pm, with extra aftercare available
3-5pm upon request.
Good Sport Holiday Camp
The camps are a wonderful chance to try and learn
lots of different sports/activities in a controlled and
nurturing environment, run by our wonderful coaches.
To register, visit
http://www.eastcoastsquashacademy.com.au/good-sports-camps-july-holidays.html and for further information
contact 02 9958 1399 or download PDF leaflet here.

 

CS One Academy

CS One Academy – Empowering Young Minds Through
Computer Science
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We run school holiday programs to help children aged 6 – 14
develop logical and computational thinking skills in Computer
Science.
We at CS One Academy aim to encourage a new generation
of innovative young minds. Our programs are centered around
teaching computational thinking, while being fun and interactive.
Providing an enriching experience to our students is an
integral attitude of everyone involved in our mission. We want
our young minds of this generation to appreciate the
advantages of Computer Science so that they will be inspired to use technology as a tool for creation and innovation.
Visit our website www.csone.com.au for more information or to register.

 

Performing Arts Holiday Camp

We Give Kids Confidence
Sing-Act-Dance
Perform in the ‘Hocus Pocus before Christmas’ show!
Performing Arts Holiday Camp
Week 1 School Hols – Monday 25th to Friday 29th September
Pymble Public School Hall
Epping North Public School Hall
Week 2 School Holidays – Monday 3rd to Friday 6th October
Castle Cove Public
Early Booking Rate expires 5th September 2017
Enrol ONLINE now!! www.kidsupfront.com.au
Ph: 9953 4040
9:00am to 3:00pm        FREE Extended Hours 8:00am to 5:30pm

STEAM Education Australia

STEAM Education Australia is running a creative, fun and stimulating holiday program aim at fostering computational thinking, creativity, innovation, collaboration, mindfulness and well being in our children.  STEAM Education Australia
Activities include animation, robotics, science, story time, mindfulness games, origami and more … Location in Belrose Public School, Cammeray Scout Hall and Dural Public school. For more information please visit www.steamau.com or call 8866 3458.
Download the flyer.

START | Children’s Art School

We offer a diverse range of art classes including drawing, painting, printmaking, clay and sculpture.  START | Children's Art School
Holiday Art Program
Ages: 6 -12 years old
Class Sizes: Maximum 8 children per class
12th – 23rd December – 2 week program
16th – 27th January – 2 week program
Monday – Friday 11.00am – 2.30pm
Price: $50 per 3.5hr class inclusive of all materials (10% discount for siblings)
Bookings can be made online or by calling Vivienne on 0421 711 178 for term classes please visit the website – www.startartschool.com

Location: 25 Atchison Street St Leonard’s

Download December, January Holiday Program.