School Holiday Activities

The school holidays...

Commence Monday 18 Dec 2017, School resumes Tuesday 30 Jan 2018


We have great (and almost always free) holiday activities for kids these holidays!


Green Eco Events

Check out, book in, come along to just some of the greatest green events for kids these school holidays


Stanton Library Activities

Stanton Library activities for children bookings open on 4 December (booking link given where required).

Also check out our Summer Reading Club which runs from Dec 1 to Jan 31.


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Open Craft

Tuesday 9 Jan, 2pm

All ages, no bookings needed

Let your imagination run wild in this craft frenzy



Despicable me 3 posterFilm and Popcorn - Despicable Me 3 (PG)

Thursday 11 Jan, 2pm

All ages, no bookings needed



head dress Animal and Floral Headdresses

Monday 15 Jan, 2pm

Ages 12+, bookings essential

Making festival headdresses with antlers and ears, flowers and leaves


Berry Island 2 Berry Island Storytime

Tuesday 16 Jan, 11am

All ages, no bookings needed

Presented with Bushcare instead of our usual ‘in library’ storytime.


Koori Kinnections

Friday 19 Jan, 9.30am or 11am

Ages 5+, bookings essential

Learn about aboriginal culture, including ochre face painting and making canoes.


Boss Baby

Film and Popcorn - Boss Baby (PG)

Monday 22 Jan, 2pm

All ages, no bookings needed.




sock creatures

Sock Creatures

Wednesday 24 Jan, 10am

Ages 8+, bookings essential

Turn a sock into a kooky creature


Summer Reading Club logo

Summer Reading Club Party

Wednesday 31 Jan, 4pm

All ages, no bookings needed

Open to everyone who participated in the Summer Reading Club!

For further information: 9936 8400 or


Vacation Care

Operated by KU - you can view their website here, or see our Vacation Care page for more details.


Community Directory

The online Community Directory has details and links to websites of local organisations that offer holiday activities throughout the year. You can also conduct your own search of organisations closest to where you live, just type school holiday activities in your search criteria.


School playground gates thrown open for summer holiday fun


Related Links

The related links below take you to the websites of other holiday programs. If you have experienced any great school activities not included on this page, let the Community Information Officer know and perhaps it can be included, send an email to

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