Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Winter School Holidays Wollongong

The holidays are almost here how exciting! The winter holidays are always the hardest to keep the kids busy especially if the weather turns nasty! We have a great competition which I closes very soon to win tickets to see Erths Dinosaurs at the Illawarra Fly, enter here.

We will update the website as more events are listed so don't forget to check back. What's on in Wollongong 

Movies at the Cinema
  • How to Train a Dragon 2
  • RIO 2
  • Tinkerbell Pirate Fairy
There are lots of great activities on the website as well which are open everyday, here are some of them.
Here are lots of great events!
Peppa Pig Live! Treasure Hunt
What: Kids  Where: Illawarra Performing Arts Centre   When: June 25, 2014
Life Like Touring in association with Fiery Light UK are pleased to announce that due to popular demand, Australia’s favourite family show will tour more of the country in 2014 starting with a 32 stop tour right up and down the East Coast of Australia including Wollongong!!! More Info
School Holiday Fun at Dapto Leagues
What: Kids  Where: Dapto Leagues  When: June 27, 2014 - July 10, 2014, 12:00AM
Have some free fun these school holidays at Dapto Leagues with a crocodile encounter, kids disco, magic show and golf clinics. More Info
Kids Disco at Dapto Leagues
What: Kids  Where: Dapto Leagues   When: June 27, 2014, 06:00PM - 09:00PM
Laser Lights, limbo Stick, Games and ehaps of funa nd prizes to be won
6 to 12 years only
Fully supervised | No alcohol permited
6.00 pm - 9.00 pm
More Info
Kids Disco at Shellys
What: Kids  Where: Shellharbour Club   When: June 27, 2014, 06:00PM - 10:00PM
The Shellharbour Club holds a FREE KIDZ DANCE PARTY for members on the last Friday of every month. This fully supervised dance party allows parents to sign in their child and enjoy a night out. More Info
Meet the Octonauts at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium
What: Kids  Where: Sydney Aquarium   When: June 28, 2014, 11:00AM - July 20, 2014, 02:00AM
Explore the great big ocean with the Octonauts at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium from 28 June to 20 July 2014! With daily appearances by Captain Barnacles and Kwazii from 11am to 2pm kids are guaranteed the ultimate Octonauts experience. More Info
Circus WOW presents ActiveArt Kids Circus
What: Kids  Where: Fairy Meadow  When: June 30, 2014
We play on trapeze, aerial silks, rolla bollas, balancing objects and learn lots of object manipulation (hoops, poi, spinning plates, etc and acrobatics!

We like to start with a song or game and finish with parachute and crash the mat:) More Info
VEGEMITE SurfGroms Kids Surfing Lessons
What: Kids  Where: Various   When: June 30, 2014 - July 11, 2014, 12:00AM
VEGEMITE SurfGroms is offered under licence by Surfing Australia and aims to teach kids about surfing. It is a fun program that gets kids together promoting social awareness and co-ordination which continues into developing their surfing skills. They will also learn about the ocean through 5 different levels teaching them about beach safety, ocean awareness, basic surf rescue and a host of other topics. More Info
Kids Activities in the Library Shellharbour
What: Kids  Where: Various   When: June 30, 2014 - July 11, 2014, 12:00AM
There is heaps of stuff on this school holidays at your local Shellharbour library branch. More Info
Kids Activities in Wollongong Libraries
What: Kids  Where: Wollongong Libraries   When: June 30, 2014 - July 11, 2014, 12:00AM
Get along to your local library these school holidays for some great entertainment! More Info 
Fun-Damentals School Holidays Sports Activities
What: Kids  Where: Wollongong   When: June 30, 2014 - July 11, 2014, 12:00AM
Fun-Damentals provide school holiday activities for Primary school children in Wollongong. Activities are all based on Fundamental Movement Skills and we address at least 4 sports a day and cover sports such as AFL, Touch Football, Soccer, OzTag, Basketball, Hockey, Cricket, Softball/Teeball. Classes run every day of school holidays except public holidays during school hours. Parents can sign up for 1 or multiple days. More Info
Little Leonardos Kids School Holiday Art Classes
What: Kids  Where: Warilla   When: June 30, 2014 - July 11, 2014, 12:00AM
Join experienced artists who work alongside your children to help bring out their creative side these school holidays. The studio is designed to introduce the world of art to children in a fun filled and safe environmeLittle LEONARDO's© Art Studio for kids School Holiday Art Program for kids 5yrs and up
More Info
School Holiday Art Classes at Towradgi Beach Hotel
What: Kids  Where: Towradgi Beach Hotel   When: June 30, 2014 - July 11, 2014, 12:00AM
TBH is again keeping the kids entertained these school holidays! More Info
Mini Master Chef
What: Kids  Where: Towradgi Beach Hotel   When: June 30, 2014 - July 11, 2014, 12:00AM
Book the kids into our very popular Mini Master Chef Classes during the winter School Holidays!
More Info
Jewellery and Beading Classes - School Holiday
What: Kids  Where: Corrimal   When: June 30, 2014 - July 11, 2014, 12:00AM
Try your hand at making jewelery or other beading items such as a beaded spider or decorations. More Info
School Holiday Sports Camp
What: Kids  Where: University of Wollongong   When: June 30, 2014 - July 11, 2014, 12:00AM
Keep your child active and entertained over the school holiday with a sport cam. Children will learn skills as they play and try out sports such as tennis, hockey, soccer, basketball, cricket and various throwing, catching and dodging games. With a focus on participation and having a good time this program is excellent for introducing kids to new sports and for keeping them active during the school holidays. Suitable for primary school aged children. More Info
Oak Flats Roller Skating Rink
What: Kids  Where: Oak Flats   When: June 30, 2014 - July 11, 2014, 12:00AM
Have a great family fun day roller skating!!!!! See if kids or parents can skate better! More Info
School Holiday Fun at Wollongong Botanical Gardens
What: Kids  Where: Botanical Gardens   When: June 30, 2014, 10:00AM - July 04, 2014, 01:00PM
The Wollongong Botanic Garden's school holiday program runs during every term break for five days. All the programs, and their interactive and hands-on activities, are planned around an environmental theme, and are focused on teaching kids about sustainability. More Info
School Holiday Fun at Dapto Mall
What: Kids  Where:  Dapto Mall  When: June 30, 2014, 11:00AM - July 11, 2014, 02:00PM
Let the kids get creative with our FREE school holiday craft. More Info
School Holidays Workshops at the Art Gallery
What: Kids  Where: Wollongong City Gallery   When: July 01, 2014 - July 11, 2014, 12:00AM
Winter School Holiday workshops run from Tuesday 1 to Friday 11 July 2014 for age groups 5 to 8 and 9 to 14 year olds. Two hour workshops are available as well as full day workshops. More Info
Circus Wow and Payball Fun Day
What: Kids  Where: North Wollongong   When: July 01, 2014, 09:30AM - July 03, 2014, 12:30PM
Circus Wow is going to Playball and combining circus and ball sports fun! More Info
Circus Party Performance Day
What: Kids  Where: Wollongong   When: July 01, 2014, 10:00AM - July 02, 2014, 11:00AM
A fun holiday play session where children and their carers learn some new tricks to show off to each other at the end of the class. More Info
Miniature Trains school holidays
What: Kids  Where: Albion Park   When: July 01, 2014, 11:00AM - July 03, 2014, 04:00PM
Miniature train rides for the whole family as well as the railway museum. Also open for diesel train rides on Tuesdays & Thursdays in the July School Holidays. More Info
Smurf School Holiday Activities at Figtree
What: Kids  Where: Westfield Figtree   When: July 02, 2014, 09:00AM - July 12, 2014, 04:00PM
Keep the kids entertained these school holidays at Westfield Figtree with fun & free kids activities! More Info
iFly 4 Kids Erths Dinosaur Petting Zoo
What: Kids  Where: Illawarra Fly   When: July 03, 2014 - July 06, 2014, 12:00AM
Kids and parents alike can pat the lifelike young dinosaurs which are lively, animated and affectionate. The star of the show is the Dwarf Allosaurus (155 million years old), a fearsome carnivore at the top of the food chain with dramatic and abundant teeth to rip into its prey. Its size is similar to T Rex. Presented by internationally renowned Australian theatre company Erth, Visual and Theatre company – Dinosaur Zoo is a show not to be missed! More Info
Wildlife encounters at the Shellharbour Club
What: Kids  Where: Shellharbour Club   When: July 03, 2014 - 12:00AM
Imagine how excited your children would be to come face to face with an American alligator, a colourful parrot or watch as a giant Burmese python, over 3m long, is lifted from his travelling box! Joins us for our Wild Animal Encounters and let your kids get up close and personal with animals they normally only ever see through wire mesh or glass at the zoo! This is the educational and fun (and free!) way for your kids to learn about animals from all around the world.
More Info
Crocodile Encounters at Dapto Leagues
What: Kids  Where: Dapto Leagues   When: July 04, 2014, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Get up close and personal with snakes, Lizards, crocodiles and a few suprises! More Info
Kids Disco at Dapto Leagues
What: Kids  Where: Dapto Leagues   When: July 04, 2014, 06:00PM - 09:00PM
Laser Lights, limbo Stick, Games and ehaps of funa nd prizes to be won
6 to 12 years only
Fully supervised | No alcohol permited
6.00 pm - 9.00 pm
More Info
Kids School Holiday Fun Day Crown Street Mall
What: Kids  Where: Wollongong   When: July 05, 2014 - 12:00AM
Crown Street Mall will light up with entertainment on Saturday 5 July with interactive games, hip hop dancers and some exciting activities with Micky and Minnie Mouse! Don't miss out - get the kids down to enjoy some fun in the mal these school holidays. Activities will include funny and entertaining mini shows, face painting, roving entertainment, arts and crafts, egg and spoon races, sack races, barmy balloon modelling show, balloons for all the children, interactive magic show, dancing games, story telling and bubbles.
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GiveAbility Family Fun Day at Figtree
What: Kids  Where: Westfield Figtree   When: July 05, 2014, 09:00AM - 04:00PM
Saturday, 5 July is GiveAbility Day at Westfield Figtree, an annual fundraising event in support of families of children living with a disability. Here at Westfield, we recognise that families are the real heroes for children living with a disability. So on GiveAbility Day, we’re inviting you to bring the whole family to come along and enjoy a range of fun-filled activities, events and entertainment to help support this event. More Info
Day out with Thomas the Tank Engine at Thirlmere
What: Kids  Where: Thirlmere   When: July 05, 2014, 10:00AM - July 06, 2014, 04:00PM
Meet the full-sized Thomas the Tank Engine. Take a genuine steam train ride from Sodor Island Railway Station pulled by Donald the black engine. See Toby the Rail Motor and watch Henry shunting the Troublesome Trucks. More Info
Super Wrestling Heroes Kids Disco Party for KidzWish
What: Kids  Where: Dapto  When: July 05, 2014, 05:00PM - 07:15PM
“Get excited and ready to party, as The Super Wrestling Heroes Team and The Kidzwish Foundation make their return to The Dapto Ribbonwood Centre on the 5th of July from 5pm-7.15pm, and throw a Super School Holiday Spectacular Event like no other! Come down and see their hilarious comedy stage performances, fun interactive games and activities, disco music and dance floor, facepainting and the famous comedy cake ”in the face” smash. The Kidzwish Foundation will also be running a BBQ and Canteen. Don’t forget to dress up because the best dressed SUPERHERO or VILLIAN on the night will win themselves a Personalised Super Wrestling Heroes Championship Belt! More Info
Make & Do school holiday program in Bowral
What: Kids  Where: Bowral  When: July 07, 2014 - July 08, 2014, 12:00AM
The Make & Do school holiday program is back this winter with brand new sessions at the Highlands’ newest school holiday hub, the Bradman Centre Bowral. The workshops, designed for children aged six to 12, cover a wide range of fun activities: clay cups and saucers, making videos, drawing, painting, photography and much more. “Most of our sessions have nothing to do with cricket, and all to do with allowing the kids to be creative and interactive. And for those that are into cricket, the bonus is they are surrounded by inspiration.” More Info
Toddler High Tea at Lagoon
What: Kids  Where: North Wollongong   When: July 07, 2014, 09:30AM - 11:30AM
Lagoon is hosting High Tea, without the fine bone china…. For parents, carers and their little ones. More Info
Science Centre and Planetarium School Holiday Program
What: Kids  Where: Wollongong  When: July 07, 2014, 09:30AM - July 11, 2014, 11:00AM
The Science Centre is the perfect place to inspire kids with interactive exhibits and a fantastic planetarium. Join them for some great school holiday workshops. More Info
The Listies  - Earworms at IPAC
What: Kids  Where: Illawarra Performing Arts Centre   When: July 08, 2014 - July 09, 2014, 12:00AM
Wollongong has fallen in love with their shows about computers and movies, now The Listies return with their new show! Imagine The Young Ones hosting Play School - if The Young Ones had downloaded two gigabytes of fart noises. Now The Listies are back with the chaotic and ingenious Earworms - an interactive show recorded live during each show and then posted online so you can listen back later. Earworms is raucous, unruly and guaranteed to have the whole audience (even Dads) rolling on the floor laughing.
More Info
Miniature Trains school holidays
What: Kids  Where: Albion Park   When: July 08, 2014, 11:00AM - July 10, 2014, 04:00PM
Miniature train rides for the whole family as well as the railway museum. Also open for diesel train rides on Tuesdays & Thursdays in the July School Holidays. More Info
UOW ConocoPhillips Science Experience
What: Kids  Where: University of Wollongong   When: July 09, 2014 - July 11, 2014, 12:00AM
School Holiday Fun for the kids! The UOW ConocoPhillips Science Experience is on 9-11 July, with an interesting and fun 3 days of school holiday science for students in Years 9/10. With plenty of hands-on science activities, sessions include Cool Physics, Chemistry Creations and much more as well as a field trip to the Science Centre. The kids definately won't be bored these coming school holidays! More Info
Wildlife encounters at the Shellharbour Club
What: Kids  Where: Shellharbour Club  When: July 10, 2014, 11:30AM - 12:30PM
Imagine how excited your children would be to come face to face with an American alligator, a colourful parrot or watch as a giant Burmese python, over 3m long, is lifted from his travelling box! Joins us for our Wild Animal Encounters and let your kids get up close and personal with animals they normally only ever see through wire mesh or glass at the zoo! This is the educational and fun (and free!) way for your kids to learn about animals from all around the world.
More Info
Kids Disco at Dapto Leagues
What: Kids  Where: Dapto Leagues  When: July 10, 2014, 06:00PM - 09:00PM
Laser Lights, limbo Stick, Games and ehaps of funa nd prizes to be won
6 to 12 years only
Fully supervised | No alcohol permited
6.00 pm - 9.00 pm
More Info
Illawarra Light Railway - Miniature Trains
What: Kids  Where: Albion Park   When: July 13, 2014, 11:00AM - 04:00PM
Miniature train rides for the whole family as well as the railway museum. More Info

2 comments:

  1. This is such a great roundup of activities, looks like you'll be plenty busy!

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