Thursday, 31 May 2018

The winter school holidays are fast approaching. If you’re staying on the Northern Beaches your kids won’t be bored with an array of fun activities on offer.


Enjoy fun outings, games and craft at one of our all day Vacation Care centres

Mon 9 – Mon 23 July, 7:30am – 6pm (excluding weekends and public holidays)

Parents can relax knowing their kids will be well looked after by our experienced and motivated educators.

Great excursions are planned to the SCG, Ice Zoo, Maritime Museum, Parkour Stunt Gym, Disney on Ice and more!

We also have a heap of fun activities in-centre with a martial arts workshop, science days, scavenger hunt and discos.

Where: Beacon Hill, Cromer, Curl Curl, Forestville and new location at Manly Vale

Cost: $69 (Child Care Subsidy available).

Bookings:  Opening 7am on Tues 12 Jun.

For here for more information.

Embrace nature at the Coastal Environment Centre, North Narrabeen

Mon 9 - Fri 20 July (weekdays only)

Our jam-packed Kids on the Coast program includes survival workshops, marine science adventures and more.

Where: Coastal Environment Centre, 1 Lake Park Road, North Narrabeen

Cost: $61 per activity, ages 6 - 12

Visit our event calendar and search ‘kids on the coast’ for more information.

Make the most of your local library

Your local library is a great place for kids and young people with fun and educational activities these Winter School Holidays, including Creative Writing and Comic Making workshops, craft activities, a children’s author talk and the ever popular Teddy Bear Sleepover.

Details coming soon. Visit the Library website for more information

Creative Workshops at our Manly Art Gallery & Museum

Tue 17 Jul, 10am - 12pm or 2 - 4pm

Explore the One Man’s Treasure exhibition with artist Geoff Harvey. Learn how to work with recycled materials and make your own sculptural assemblage inspired by the birds and animals of Sydney.

Where: Manly Art Gallery & Museum, West Esplanade Reserve

Cost: $30 (materials and refreshments included), ages 6 - 12

Visit our event calendar for more information. Bookings essential via or 9976 1421

Holiday learn to swim

Dive into these school holidays with our intensive swimming and stroke correction classes. It’s great for improving your child’s skills and their confidence in the water.

Manly Aquatic Centre

Cost: Five days classes, $92.50

Warringah Aquatic Centre

Cost: Five days classes: $93.25