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If you’re looking for fun ways to keep your Brisbane Kids busy these school holidays, then look no further than the host of engaging workshops on offer. Bookings are required for these events, so please click through to book and for more information.
Flying Fox Studios
School holiday workshops at Flying Fox Studios are unique in every way. Over the last 10 years they have developed an original style, where learning and fun are always combined. Workshops cover a wide range of fun and creative topics such as visual arts, engineering, craft, science, music, coding, design and construction. Flying Fox workshops explore all concepts in a creative and hands-on way, with experienced educators leading the kids in imagination and discovery. A new holiday workshop program is scheduled each school holiday period, with workshops typically running over a 6 day schedule. Book now at www.flyingfoxstudios.com.au/holiday-workshops
Movement Monkeys School Holiday Sports Program
UQ Sport School Holiday Program
Beat the school holiday blues with UQ Sport Kids! Our tennis, swimming, athletics and Kids Club programs cater to all ages, keeping your child active and entertained over the holidays. Enrol your kids now!
Flipside Circus: September School Holiday Workshop 2016
Flipside Circus’ September school holiday workshops cater for little ones aged 2 – 4 in their Kindy camp, right up to teens with their 5-day Circation Workshop. Whether it’s tackling the trapeze, harnessing the hula hoop or perfecting their performance skills, kids will have a blast at Flipside Circus this September. School Holiday Workshops run from 19 – 23 September and places do fill fast. Make sure to secure your spot by booking via our website: www.flipsidecircus.org.au or calling (07) 3352 7233.
Bim Bam Boom Art Workshops
Are you planning the September school holidays? To keep your children happy and entertained, Bim Bam Boom have lots of new creative art classes on offer for these holidays. Make a light up fairy house, weave a wall hanging, create your own Foosball table, or enjoy paper mache!! Don’t forget to book your child’s spot. Full program available at www.bimbamboom.com.au
Every day, more and more educators and parents are becoming aware of the need to equip our children with interest, experience and knowledge in areas such as Coding, Electronics and Robotics. Samford-based STEMPunks offers school holiday STEM workshops for kids in Brisbane, which are designed to teach children the fundamental building blocks of STEM in a fun and engaging learning environment. www.stempunks.com.au
Inspire the imagination these holidays and enrol your child in Tiny Art’s fun and educational School Holiday Workshops for children aged 2-12 years. Taught by local artists and art teachers, children learn new skills, have fun in the process and produce unique artworks. Lots of creative workshops to choose from such as: Pebble Birds, A Little Bit Dotty, Funky Faces, Minecraft Selfies and more. To view their current program and to book online visit: www.tinyart.com.au
Holiday Film Workshop
Budding Actor in the family? This is the perfect opportunity for young creatives to see what its like to be an Actor on Screen! ASPA-FTV’s Holiday Film Workshop is a fantastic week of filmmaking for kids aged 8-17yrs. Jam Packed with heaps of insider Acting tips and tricks from industry professionals! Students also receive a DVD of their work at the end of the week! Limited places so book now! Corinda State High 26th-30th Sept 10am – 5pm each day $490 includes a professionally edited DVD of all your scenes! ph 1300 345 688. http://aspaftv.com.au/holiday-workshop-3/
Let your child’s creative spirit run free these holidays in our first class Art Studio. With fun, engaging projects children will enjoy creating their own works of art in our uniquely equipped studio on Bloomfield Street in Cleveland. Half Day and Full Day workshops booking now. www.taniasarthouse.com/holiday-workshops.html
The Luminarium Festival
The Luminarium Festival is a brand new festival of workshops for children and young people aged 6-13. The festival is set to run for two days in two great locations – Kelvin Grove and Caboolture. Featuring wizards, monsters, space explorers, and more, these workshop infuse creativity with STEM subjects and special interests to make learning come alive. Some of the workshops include: Potions in the Wizarding World (Yrs 1, 2 & 3) (ADDITIONAL WORKSHOPS JUST RELEASED!), Director’s Cut (Yr 4 & 5) and Science Fiction & Future Prediction (Yr 6-8). Be sure to check out the newly-added Triwizard Tournament, where participants compete in teams by completing challenges based on Hogwarts subjects, like potions, charms & more! www.theluminariumfestival.com.au
Building Block Studio – Northside
Building Block Studio is a learning activity centre committed to inspiring the next generation of coders, engineers and 3D designers. Learn how to code and make our robots obey your commands! Each weekday during the school holidays, Building Block Studio runs a number of structured activities that revolve around LEGO build, robotics, coding, 3D design and electronics. Younger and creative types can participate in stop motion video and art & craft activities as well as the themed LEGO builds. These holiday sessions fill up fast, so be sure to book early. www.buildingblockstudio.com
Speak Up Studio
Speak Up Studio has an amazing variety of workshops running these holidays in Red Hill and Chelmer! Choose from drama, musical theatre, art, animation and science. From Sound of Music to Jedi Training, Matilda the Musical and Dragon Marionettes! Learning and fun go hand in hand with the workshops focusing on self expression, performance, creativity and team work. Call 3367 8572 to chat with one of their friendly teachers, or book in online at www.speakupstudio.com.au.
Tea Cup Cottage – Cubby House Program
Activities throughout the school holidays for children with special needs, including picnics, performances, craft workshops and more. Options are available for your child to remain at Cubby for in-house activities should you choose these instead of community based activities. Please inform Alex when making your reservation. Please contact Alex Shaw on 0409 896 311 or email [email protected] to reserve your place. www.tea-cupcottage.com
Active Kids Park Sessions
No Bookings are required for these awesome FREE outdoor activities for 3 – 12 year olds, run by the Moreton Bay Regional Council. Activities include Gymnastics, Multi-sports, Rugby League, Orienteering and Yoga. Find the full timetable of activities at www.moretonbay.qld.gov.au/activekids
SHAFT | School Holiday Activities for Teenagers
Shaft is a school holiday program for teenagers run by the Moreton Bay Regional Council. Teens can learn to play golf, go indoor rock climbing and mountain biking or learn some new skill at a circus and aerial workshop. There are over 25 classes to choose from each holiday on their program and the best bit is they all cost between $2 and $10. www.moretonbay.qld.gov.au/shaft
Chill Out is one of Brisbane’s most popular youth programs with a great variety of free and low-cost recreation activities. Brisbane City Council coordinates the events targeted specifically to young people between 10-17 years old. Activities include skateboarding, putt putt, acting workshops, kayak games, film production, art and craft workshops and much more. www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/events-listed-type/sports-recreation-programs/chill-out#/?i=1
Logan City Council’s Krank program has been expanded to include kids as young as five! Krank is a school holiday program for Logan residents aged 5-17 years that is jam packed with free and low cost activities and classes. It’s a great way to meet new people and have fun as you participate in adventure sports, arts and crafts, multimedia, music and physical recreation. Krank encourages inclusion of all young people and also offers activities designed specifically for young people living with a disability. Bookings open one week prior to each school holiday period. www.logan.qld.gov.au/community-support/youth/krank
Active Breaks is a free holiday program run by Ipswich City Council and Coolsports for Ipswich kids aimed at getting kids out and active during the school holidays. The program offers a range of sports each holidays including martial arts, trampolining, dance, hockey, little athletics and much more. The program is suitable for kids aged 5-17 years and also caters for kids with special needs. www.ipswich.qld.gov.au/residents/healthy_lifestyle/active-breaks
Nature Breaks is a free holiday program run by Ipswich City Council aimed at introducing families to a nature based activities including canoeing, hiking and learning about flora and fauna. The program is suitable for the whole family. Each workshop is suitable for different age groups so check the website for more information. www.ipswich.qld.gov.au/residents/healthy_lifestyle/nature-breaks.
EnviroEd is another of Ipswich City Council’s free holiday workshops that takes place in the Queens Park Environmental Education Centre, and includes interesting topics, craft activities, special guest speakers, shows and activities; all with an environmental focus. Each workshop is suitable for different age groups so check the website for more information. www.ipswich.qld.gov.au/about_ipswich/environment/EnviroEd
Make sure that you don’t miss any of the other great family-friendly school holiday events in Brisbane; take a look at our Event Calendar.