School Holidays

School Holiday program


Photography Workshop - ages 10 to 16 years

Young people doing photography

  • Date: 7 January 2019 // 10:30am - 2:00pm
  • Location: Various locations (bus pick up provided from youth centres)
  • Cost: $15

Bring your selfie game and learn some new photography skills with a professional photographer. Throughout the sessions you will learn skills about nature photography, portrait photography, smart phone photography. 

Basketball, Badminton and Brilliance - ages 9 to 16 years

Children playing basketball

  • Date: 8 January 2019 // 12:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Location: Phil Renkin Centre, 59 Lisford Avenue, Two Rocks
  • Cost: FREE

Come and enjoy a fun day of basketball and badminton! Challenge your friends and learn sporting skills, gaining awareness of activities within the community at the Phil Renkin centre in Two-Rocks.

First Aid for Outdoor Adventure - ages 12 to 18 years

First aid

  • Date: 9 January 2019 // 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • Location: Hainsworth Youth Centre, 29 Hainsworth Avenue, Girrawheen 
  • Cost: $10

Come and join us to learn live-saving first aid skills. Learn first aid skills through authentic life experiences. We will have a facilitator from St John Ambulance to teach us First Aid for Outdoor Adventures which includes team work skills and some messy fun!

Water Gooey Games - ages 9 to 12 years

Children playing with water

  • Date: 10 January 2019 // 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • Location: Clarkson Youth Centre, 59 Key Largo Drive, Clarkson
  • Cost: $5

Cool down with some fun filled water games! A fun day filled with water challenges and tactile games. Bring a towel and a spare set of clothes!

Escape Room - ages 12 to 18 years

People in escape room game

  • Date: 11 January 2019 // 10:15am - 2:30pm
  • Location: Times Up Escape Room/Wanneroo Youth Centre, Cnr Ariti Avenue and Wanneroo Road, Wanneroo. Buses provided for this event.
  • Cost: $15

Race against the clock to solve the clues we need to escape! The pressure is on at Times up Escape Room! We will be working together as we solve the clues and complete two different rooms before heading back to Wanneroo Youth Centre for some lunch and other games! Please wear closed in shoes.

Botanic Golf - ages 9 to 16 years

Mini golf

  • Date: 14 January 2019 // 10:30am - 2:00pm
  • Location: Wanneroo Botanic Golf and Rotary Park, 25 Drovers Place, Wanneroo and Scenic Drive, Wanneroo
  • Cost: $14

A fun day with mini golf and sports. Challenge yourself at Wanneroo Botanic Mini Golf and some different sporting activities as we enjoy some lunch and games at a local park. Please bring hats, sunscreen and water. Lunch is provided.

Yanchep Open Day - all ages


  • Date: 15 January 2019 // 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • Location: Yanchep Community Centre, 7 Lagoon Drive, Yanchep
  • Cost: FREE

Meet the Youth Services team, explore the Centre and enjoy some games and activities as a family. Bring the whole family down to enjoy an afternoon of fun activities at the Yanchep Community Centre. Learn about local sporting and community groups within your area.

Asian Cooking - ages 12 to 18 years

Asian food

  • Date: 17 January 2019 // 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • Location: Wanneroo Youth Centre, Cnr Ariti Avenue and Wanneroo Road, Wanneroo
  • Cost: $8

Learn new skills in Asian cooking. Come and learn how to make Hong Kong egg tarts, Chinese pork dumplings, Japanese sushi and Vietnamese chicken rice paper spring rolls!

Family Quiz Night - all ages

Quiz night poster

  • Date: 18 January 2019 // 4:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Location: Banksia Room – Civic Centre, 23 Dundebar Road, Wanneroo
  • Cost: $5

Take on the challenges with your family and win some prizes. Gather your family and friends bring some snacks and join us for a fun and interactive quiz night! Children under 12, must be accompanied by an adult.

Edible Experiments - ages 12 to 18 years

Test tubes

  • Date: 21 January 2019 // 10:00am - 3:30pm
  • Location: Wanneroo Youth Centre, Cnr Ariti Avenue and Wanneroo Road, Wanneroo
  • Cost: $5

Edible science experiments with a twist. Ever heard a pebble pop or made your own Ice cream? Come and join us at Wanneroo Youth Centre and discover some mind-blowing edible experiments.

Cultural Cooking - ages 12 to 18 years

Mexican food

  • Date: 22 January 2019 // 9:00am - 2:00pm
  • Location: Hainsworth Youth Centre, 29 Hainsworth Avenue, Girrawheen
  • Cost: $5

Get on board for a taste around the world. Get on board for a trip around the world as we cook some dishes from several different countries! We will then share a 3 course feast together as we celebrate the different cultures. Please wear closed in shoes.

Art Workshop - ages 9 to 16 years

Children doing art

  • Date: 23 January 2019 // 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • Location: Yanchep Community Centre, 7 Lagoon Drive, Yanchep
  • Cost: $5

Get creative and join us for a hands-on fun art program! Use your creativity, using various materials and techniques to create a piece of art work that can be displayed in the community.

Outdoor Cinema - ages 13 to 16 years

People watching movies outside

  • Date: 25 January 2019 // times to be confirmed
  • Location: Jacaranda Court, City of Wanneroo Civic Centre, 23 Dundebar Road, Wanneroo
  • Cost: FREE

Movie night with friends. Grab some rugs, snacks and friends and come and enjoy an evening of movies under the stars.

Due to the popularity of programs, places cannot be held without payment. Bookings are now open and will close three days prior to the program being run.

If you require further information or need help with your booking, please contact the Youth Services team on 9405 5000.