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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
Flying Fox Studios’ has a fantastic Autumn Holiday Workshop program planned with many new workshops scheduled. Children aged from 4 to 15 years can choose from a great selection of creative classes covering topics such as art, craft, music, construction, engineering, design, movement, science and more. Each workshop runs for 90 minutes, and costs $24 per child. For more information and to book your place please visit the website or pick up an information sheet from the Everton Park studio.
UQ Sport School Holiday Program
Beat the school holiday blues with UQ Sport Kids! The UQ tennis, swimming, athletics and Kids Club programs cater to all ages, keeping your child active and entertained over the holidays. Enrol your kids now!
Did you know you can play Laser Tag as a sport and learn all the tricks from some of Australia’s best players? Come to Laserzone’s Junior Masterclass on Wednesday the 12th April from 4.30pm to 6pm and learn how to become a Laser Tag ninja from 3 time Australian champion player ‘Bootza’. $10pp entry, bookings essential! Book online at http://brisbane.laserzone.com.au/league-and-competition-masterclass.
Speak Up Studio
Speak Up Studio has an amazing variety of holiday workshops coming up! Learning and fun go hand in hand with the workshops focusing on drama, musical theatre, art and craft, filmmaking, science and more! Call 3367 8572 to chat with one of their friendly teachers or book in online at www.speakupstudio.com.au.
Looking for fun holiday classes to develop your creative side this autumn holiday? Get ready to dive into a wonderful world of drama, as NIDA Open rolls out its autumn holiday program at the Queensland Academies Creative Industries (QACI) from 3–9 April. Open to children and young people in grades 3–12, the program offers short courses in acting, directing, improvisation and audition prep. Book online at https://www.open.nida.edu.au/courses/how+/school+holidays?near=brisbane/4101/10.
Inspire the imagination these Easter holidays and enrol your children 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: Coil Pot Easter Bunnies, Tiny Rainbow Fish, Yarn Haired Portraits and more. To view the current program and to book online visit: www.tinyart.com.au
Play FREE soccer during the Easter holidays with Ginger Sport. FREE events all over South East Queensland, for 2-17 year olds. Click here for details.
Young Engineers Brisbane
Join Young Engineers Brisbane this holidays for a fun, interactive LEGO Brick Challenge and Robotic workshops! Enrol online at www.young-engineers.com.au
The Ultimate School Holiday Experience. Multi-sport fun and games, and social skills development for kids aged 4-13. Don’t miss out! Sign up online today to reserve your spot in this amazing program. www.movementmonkeys.com.au
Circus & Flying Trapeze
Learn all the tricks of the circus at the Mega Mix Circus workshop these holidays at Circus Arts Brisbane. 2 hours of jam packed circus fun learning juggling, hula hoops, acrobatics, plate spinning and a swing on the flying trapeze! Suitable for ages 5-15 years. Or if you just want to fly high, try their 1.5 hour flying trapeze classes suitable for anyone aged 5 +. Beautiful, outdoor location open 7 days a week. https://www.circusarts.com.au/activities/5-10-school-holidays/
Riverlife’s School Holiday Adventure Pass
Riverlife is gearing up for another fun filled school holidays! Bring the kids for a day of adventure activities or have them join us for a whole week. They’ll get the chance to try abseiling, laser tag, kayaking, segways and more! A great way to get outdoors and explore Brisbane these school holidays. Brisbane Kids Discount: Get 10% off using Promo Code ‘BRISBANEKIDS’! Book now at http://riverlife.com.au/events/school-holiday-adventure-pass-2/
Write Like An Author
Does your child love to write stories? Do they dream of being an author? Now they can learn how under the guidance of international award winning author Brian Falkner. Over four days Brian will take your young writer on a journey of fun and discovery, learning how to create, develop, and write awesome stories the way professional authors do. www.writelikeanauthor.com.au
Code Camp’s 3 and 4 day coding camps are being held from April 3 – 29th 2017, at multiple school-based locations across Brisbane (including New Farm, Clayfield, Indooroopilly, and North Lakes). Catering to children from as young as five years old, the three programs include Little League Code Camp (Years K-1), Code Camp Spark & Ignite (Years 2-7) & Code Camp Leap (For students who have mastered Spark & Ignite Camps). Bookings essential, via codecamp.com.au
ASPA-FTV – Improvisation & Filmmaking Courses for Kids
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
Moreton Bay’s Active Holidays Sessions
Awesome FREE and low-cost outdoor activities for 3 – 17 year olds, run throughout the Moreton Bay region by the Moreton Bay Regional Council. Activities include Gymnastics, Multi-sports, Rugby League, Self Defense,Orienteering, Yoga, and even Wind Surfing! Bookings required. Find the full timetable of activities at www.moretonbay.qld.gov.au/activekids/
Brisbane City Council’s Chill Out program
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’s Krank program
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
Ipswich Active Breaks
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
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.