There are heaps of Perth school holiday activities and programs to keep the kids busy in the school holidays and give the parents a rest too! No more “Mum I’m bored”, these great school holiday activities and programs and will wear them out and give you a must deserved break too. Book your kids in on a program now, as places are often limited.
School Holiday Adventures
Hey Caddy – Mini Golf
Hey Caddy at Balcatta offers customers an immersive round the world experience, all while staying local.
From the beaches of Bora Bora to the Great Wall of China, this miniature version of golf can be enjoyed by the whole family. The 18-hole indoor mini golf course, has a number of creative and fun obstacles, making the game entertaining and challenging for all ages.
Our venue also offers a delicious selection of food and drinks, which encompasses all the ingredients for a fun day out. With the help of our caddies, we can also arrange events like birthday parties, corporate events, or other social gatherings.
Step Up for MSWA
Nothing strengthens family bonds quite like making a difference for others – just ask the O’Brien’s!
The family of five have committed to Step Up for MSWA at the June 25 event, where they will take on Perth’s tallest building – Central Park – together.
With four challenges to suit all ages (6+) and fitness levels, it is the perfect family day out, where every stepper makes a difference for West Australians living with neurological conditions.
Over the past 15 years, 12,200 climbers have raised $2.3 million for the cause – imagine what we can achieve with your help.
Sign up now at stepupformswa.org.au.
Coding & Game/App Design Programs
Find CODING & CREATIVE HOLIDAY PROGRAMS for kids 5-13!
Let Code Camp inspire your children to get creative with technology these holidays, learn some valuable new skills, have fun and make new friends. With a wide range of programs and online camps available, there really is something for everyone. Choose from beginner to advanced coding camps, stop-motion animation, DJing, video production and so much more!
What’s New? Code Camp is launching a brand-new Minecraft Engineers program for Winter. Kids will love this exciting blend of engineering and creativity within the wonderful world of Minecraft! Plus a brand-new Design Camp for kids with an eye for design. Over three days your child can learn design fundamentals, fashion design, interior design and more!
Roblox Legends, a game design camp, has been incredibly popular since it launched over summer and Code Camp is bringing it back for the Winter holidays. Plus Jurassic World and Minions camps return; code your own Jurassic World or Minions game (for kids 7-12 years) or create an animated stop-motion movie starring your favourite dinosaurs or Minions characters (for kids 5-7 years).
Edgy X – Kids Coding Academy
EdgyX has exciting programs on offer these holidays!
Kids can learn how to use the latest AI with ChatGPT. They can spend 3-days on Mars experiencing the unique living conditions. Do you have the next budding inventor – the Da Vinci course will bring out their magic and creations! Do they love games? Why not create their own game with a short coding course!
Check out the great and affordable packages EdgyX offers.
Code Kids School Holiday Camps
Codekids are the pioneer in Years 1-12 children coding, programming, robotics and STEM education: providing students with a structured program that facilitates a steady, continuous progression of students’ coding, design, engineering and communication skills.
By understanding coding and other important skills, students will have the necessary skills to be future innovative decision-makers, technology creators, and entrepreneurs in the digital world. These skills are also highly regarded by the top global universities and future employers.
For more info, please visit the website
School Holiday Performances
Blueback by Spare Parts Puppet Theatre
Join Spare Parts Puppet Theatre for a captivating journey into the underwater world of Blueback, adapted from Tim Winton’s beloved book. Immerse yourself in the magic of puppetry and follow Abel Jackson, a young boy, as he forms a bond with a giant groper named Blueback and uncovers the significance of preserving our precious marine ecosystem. This production brings to life a vivid underwater garden with exquisitely crafted puppets.
When: July 1 to 15 – 10am, 1pm & 6:30pm
Where: Ellie Eaton Theatre, Gate 1, Claremont Showground
Suitable for kids aged 5+
Book your tickets now at www.sppt.com.au .
School Holiday Fishing Programs
The Fishing School
The Fishing School is back again for the July School Holidays.
Beginners Fishing Classes are being held at Point Walter and The Marina Mindarie on various days between 3 July April – 12 July 2023.
Classes are for kids aged 6 years+ (kids 6-8 years must be supervised by a guardian and all times). Beginners classes cover conservation, knot tying, rig building, casting, baiting and fishing and cost $35 per child.
Find more information and book your child’s place at https://bit.ly/FishingSchoolJuly2023
School Holiday Music / Dance Programs
Yamaha Music Classes
Join us at Yamaha Music School! the Junior Music Course which is suitable for 4–5-year old’s is a dynamic and engaging program designed to nurture young musical talent. Children explore the world of music, developing fundamental skills in rhythm, pitch, and music appreciation.
With a focus on interactive group activities, singing, keyboard playing, and ear training, students learn to read musical notation and play simple melodies. Enrolments are now open for semester 2!
If your child or teen has a passion for performing, or wants the chance to find their voice in a welcoming, supportive environment, Divergent Studios classes are for you.
At Divergent Studios, your child will be empowered to build confidence, express themselves and learn how to bring stories to life on stage and screen.
Founded by Matt, an Autistic actor and advocate for neurodiversity and inclusion in the arts, Divergent Studios provides inclusive and diverse safe spaces for everyone.
Run by experienced teachers and supported by neurodivergent facilitators, Divergent Studios classes are designed to ensure everyone feels welcomed.
One of this term’s students said “the classes help me with anxiety and I always feel safe when I am in them.”
And if you’ve harboured a secret desire to tread the boards, sizzle on screen or just have fun trying something new, you’re in luck – they have classes for adults too!
Book a free trial class or sign up today.
For a 10% discount on next term’s classes, sign up and enter code AROUNDPERTH at the website here – https://www.divergentstudios.com.au/
School Holiday Lego Programs
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School Holiday Art Programs
The Art Space Collective
Let the kids release their creativity this school holidays with various art workshops for kids from 6 years old. Places are limited to so book their place at www.theartspacecollective.com . Read the Kids Around Perth Review Art Space Collective Review here.
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School Holiday Nature Programs
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School Holiday Sailing Programs
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School Holiday Vacation Care Programs
We make every effort to ensure all this information is up to date but should be used as a guide only. Events do get cancelled or changed and venues can close without notice. Always follow the links provided for up to date information on an event or activity. If you know of a change or cancellation we’ve missed then please contact us to let us know.