Menu
Language
Home

School Holidays

School Holiday program

Spring into the Wanneroo Museum. All ages.

Children viewing objects in museum

  • Date: Saturday 28 September to Sunday 13 October 2019 // Museum opening hours
  • Location: Wanneroo Museum, Wanneroo Library and Cultural Centre, Rocca Way, Wanneroo
  • Cost: Free

Join us this October school holidays for some springtime fun in the Museum! Learn all about market gardening, farm animals and about how Wanneroo was and still is the food bowl of Perth! 

Enjoy the fun hands-on activities including crafts, dress-ups and trails as well as visits of farm animals from Old MacDonald's Farm on Tuesday Oct 1 and Oct 8, 10am - 12noon.

Lego Builders. Ages 9 to 12.

LEgo bricks

  • Date: Tuesday 1 October 2019 // 10:00am to 2:00pm
  • Location: Clarkson Library, Cnr Ebb Way & Ocean Keys Blvd, Clarkson
  • Cost: $5

Who can make the strongest bridge or the tallest tower? What about the best superhero vehicle?

Join us to test your skills with the wonderful world of LEGO and let your imagination go wild.

Book now

Clarkson Youth Cente Open Day. All ages.

Group of youths

  • Date: Wednesday 2 October 2019 // 11:30am to 4:00pm
  • Location: Clarkson Library, Cnr Ebb Way & Ocean Keys Blvd, Clarkson
  • Cost: Free

Meet the Childhood and Youth Services team, explore the Centre and enjoy some games and activities as a family.

Storytime Science with Scitech – Dr Seuss’ The Lorax at Wanneroo Library. Ages 5 to 8.

Plants and gardening equipment

  • Date: Wednesday 2 October 2019 // 10:00am to 11:00am
  • Location: Wanneroo Library, Wanneroo Library and Cultural Centre, Rocca Way, Wanneroo
  • Cost: FREE

"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not." Dr Seuss. After a reading of this classic Dr Seuss story, children will learn about plants and the environment and create a biodegradable pot to take home!
Join the Scitech team for this story investigation.

Book now

Cooking Extravaganza. Ages 13 to 18.

Child baking

  • Date: Thursday 3 October 2019 // 10:00am to 2:15pm
  • Location: Pearsall Hocking Community Centre, 125 Willespie Drive, Pearsall
  • Cost: $7

Come along to the cooking extravaganza where you can let you imagination run wild.

Book now

Coastal Walk and Games. Ages 9 to 12.

Person holding a starfish

  • Date: Friday 4 October 2019 // 10:00am to 3:00pm
  • Location: Various locations for bus pick up
  • Cost: Free

Come and enjoy our wonderful coastline, learn what it means to be a surf lifesaver, explore our beach flora, and take part in a vital aussie tradition.

Bus times

  • Yanchep Youth Centre: 9:05am - 3:35pm
  • Clarkson Youth Centre: 9:35am – 3:05pm
  • Wanneroo Youth Centre: 9:15am – 3:20pm
  • Hainsworth Youth Centre: 8:55am – 3:45pm

Book now

Ultimate Frisbee. Ages 13 to 18.

People playing with frisbee

  • Date: Monday 7 October 2019 // 10:00am to 1:00pm
  • Location: Ian Robbins Park, Alexander Heights
  • Cost: $4

Come test your skills with the Ultimate Frisbee Golf challenge. Who can master getting a hole in one.

Bus times

  • Yanchep Youth Centre: 9:15am - 2:10pm
  • Clarkson Youth Centre: 9:35am – 1:50pm
  • Wanneroo Youth Centre: 9:15am – 2:20pm
  • Hainsworth Youth Centre: 9:35am – 2:00pm

Book now

Storytime Science Dr Seuss’ Horton Hatches the Egg - Girrawheen Library. Ages 5 to 8.

Child holding an egg

  • Date: Monday 7 October 2019 // 10:00am to 11:00am
  • Location: Girrawheen Library, 6 Patrick Court, Girrawheen
  • Cost: Free

"I meant what I said and I said what I meant. An elephant's faithful 100 percent!" Dr Seuss. After a reading of this classic Dr Seuss story, children will engineer and build a nest to keep a falling egg from cracking.
Join the Scitech team for this story investigation. 

Book now

Fizzy Things with Scitech at Wanneroo Library. Ages 9 to 15.

Children doing science experiment

  • Date: Monday 7 October 2019 // 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Location: Wanneroo Library, Wanneroo Library & Cultural Centre, 3 Rocca Way, Wanneroo
  • Cost: Free

Scientific concepts are explored with Scitech as children design and engineer their own take-home contraptions. What happens when you mix an acid with a base? Find out the answer as we make lava lamps and rocket fuel.

Book now

Recycled Runway. Ages 13 to 18.

Person in recycled clothing

  • Date: Tuesday 8 October 2019 // 10:00am to 2:00pm
  • Location: Wanneroo Youth Centre, cnr Ariti Avenue and Wanneroo Road, Wanneroo
  • Cost: $5

We invite you along to participate in our style masterclass crash course and showcase your fashion talents and flare for creativity, by using recycled items to create a fashion piece.  It's all about fun!

Book now

Storytime Science with Scitech – Dr Seuss’ The Lorax at Yanchep/Two Rocks Library. Ages 5 to 8.

Plants and gardening equipment

  • Date: Tuesday 8 October 2019 // 10:00am to 11:00am
  • Location: Yanchep/Two Rocks Library, Lisford Ave, Two Rocks
  • Cost: FREE

"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not." Dr Seuss. After a reading of this classic Dr Seuss story, children will learn about plants and the environment and create a biodegradable pot to take home!
Join the Scitech team for this story investigation.

Book now

Fizzy Things with Scitech at Clarkson Library. Ages 9 to 15.

Children doing science experiment

  • Date: Tuesday 8 October 2019 // 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Location: Clarkson Library, Cnr Ebb Way & Ocean Keys Blvd, Clarkson
  • Cost: Free

Scientific concepts are explored with Scitech as children design and engineer their own take-home contraptions. What happens when you mix an acid with a base? Find out the answer as we make lava lamps and rocket fuel.

Book now

Crystal Caves Walk . Ages 13 to 18.

Crystal caves

  • Date: Wednesday 9 October 2019 // 10:00am to 2:30pm
  • Location: Yanchep National Park, Yanchep
  • Cost: $8

Enjoy the wonderful world of nature right on your doorstep at Yanchep National Park, complete with a guided tour of the fabulous Crystal cave and a BBQ lunch.

  • Yanchep Youth Centre: 9:50am – 2:45pm
  • Clarkson Youth Centre: 9:20am – 3:15pm
  • Wanneroo Youth Centre: 9:30am – 3:00pm
  • Hainsworth Youth Centre: 9:10am – 3:30pm

Book now

Youth Centre Holiday Drop-in. Ages 12 to 18.

Group of youths

  • Date: Thursday 10 October 2019 
  • Location: Yanchep National Park, Yanchep
  • Cost: $8

Come and visit us at any one of our Youth Centres at Wanneroo, Yanchep, Clarkson and Hainsworth this school holidays for some drop in style activities.

  • Hainsworth Youth Centre - 3:30pm to 6:30pm
  • Wanneroo Youth Centre - 3:30pm to 6:30pm
  • Clarkson Youth Centre - 3:30pm to 6:30pm
  • Yanchep Youth Centre - 3pm to 5:30pm

For further information on our Youth Centres please click below:

City of Wanneroo Youth Centres

Storytime Science Dr Seuss’ Horton Hatches the Egg - Clarkson Library. Ages 5 to 8.

Child holding an egg

  • Date: Thursday 10 October 2019 // 10:00am to 11:00am
  • Location: Clarkson Library, Cnr Ebb Way & Ocean Keys Blvd, Clarkson
  • Cost: Free

"I meant what I said and I said what I meant. An elephant's faithful 100 percent!" Dr Seuss. After a reading of this classic Dr Seuss story, children will engineer and build a nest to keep a falling egg from cracking.
Join the Scitech team for this story investigation. 

Book now

Storytime Science Dr Seuss’ Horton Hatches the Egg - Alkimos Pop-up Library. Ages 5 to 8.

Child holding an egg

  • Date: Thursday 10 October 2019 // 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Location: Alkimos Pop-up Library , Gateway Shopping Precinct, Graceful Boulevard, Alkimos
  • Cost: Free

"I meant what I said and I said what I meant. An elephant's faithful 100 percent!" Dr Seuss. After a reading of this classic Dr Seuss story, children will engineer and build a nest to keep a falling egg from cracking.
Join the Scitech team for this story investigation. 

Book now

Dino World - Yanchep/Two Rocks Library. Ages 6 to 12.

Dinosaur skull

  • Date: Wednesday 9 October 2019 // From 10:30am
  • Location: Yanchep/Two Rocks Library, Lisford Ave, Two Rocks
  • Cost: Free

The amazing team from Dino World will be coming to Yanchep/Two Rocks Library! We’ll be learning about all sorts of different facts about dinosaurs and how they walked the earth hundreds of millions of years ago. Using both real and replica fossils, this fun interactive session is perfect for future palaeontologists! 

Book now

Dino World - Girrawheen Library. Ages 6 to 12.

Dinosaur skull

  • Date: Wednesday 9 October 2019 // From 2:00pm
  • Location: Girrawheen Library, 6 Patrick Court, Girrawheen
  • Cost: Free

The amazing team from Dino World will be coming to Yanchep/Two Rocks Library! We’ll be learning about all sorts of different facts about dinosaurs and how they walked the earth hundreds of millions of years ago. Using both real and replica fossils, this fun interactive session is perfect for future palaeontologists! 

Book now