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School Holidays

School holiday program

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Appropriate social distancing, hygiene and parent/guardian contact details are required to participate.

Proof of Age: For some school holiday activity bookings you must ensure that the correct birthdate for each child is entered, and upload appropriate proof of age document for each child to confirm a booking (see below). You will not be able to proceed with booking until this step is finalised.

Accepted proof of age documents include: birth certificate/extract, school registration, passport, student card etc.

There is the option to upload proof of age to the online application or you can email it to youth.services@wanneroo.wa.gov.au

Terms and Conditions

Please click below to view our Youth School Holiday Program terms and conditions.

Terms and Conditions

Yanchep National Park Play Trail - all ages

Image of a black cockatoo

When: All year-round // 8:30am to 4:15pm
Where: Yanchep National Park
Cost: FREE (National park entry fee of $15 per vehicle applies.)

Get outdoors these school holidays and explore nature by embarking on a digital play trail at Yanchep National Park!

Unlock challenges while navigating the trails, solve puzzles and score points!

Visit Discover Wanneroo for more information and to download the Play Trails app.

Celebrate the history of the Wanneroo Show @ the museum! - all ages

Children on a ride

When: Saturday 23 September to Saturday 7 October
Where: Wanneroo Regional Museum, Wanneroo Library and Cultural Centre, 3 Rocca Way, Wanneroo 
Cost: FREE

Let's celebrate the Wanneroo Show this school holidays at the Wanneroo Regional Museum!

Since 1909, the Wanneroo Show has been the biggest and most exciting event on the calendar for our region. This September school holidays, the museum is celebrating its proud history with a host of Wanneroo Show-themed activities to inspire and excite you. With creative and fun activity stations based on many of the competition categories, there is no shortage of things to do.

Join us for a whirlwind of creativity, laughter, and exploration at Wanneroo Regional Museum. Let's celebrate the spirit of the Wanneroo Show together!

Youth Team travels to Banksia Grove - all ages

Youth trailer

When: Tuesday 26 September 2023 // 12pm to 3pm
Where: Banksia Grove Skate Park, Grandis Park, Banksia Grove
Cost: FREE

Urban Art with the Youth Team at Banksia Grove

Start the school holidays with a bang! Come and join the Youth Team at Banksia Grove Skate Park to get creative with our urban art activities, challenge the youth team or your friends with giant games  and enjoy a delicious sausage sizzle!

Free event for all ages! Bookings not required!

Buzz about Bees with Faerie Cara - ages 5 and over

Faerie with picture of bee

When: Wednesday 27 September and Thursday 5 October // various times
Where: Various locations
Cost: FREE - Booking essential

Wednesday 27 September

  • Wanneroo Library // 10:30am to 11:30am
  • Girrawheen Library // 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Thursday 5 October

  • Yanchep Library // 10:30am to 11:30am
  • Clarkson Library // 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Explore the fascinating world of these busy honey makers and learn how they help our planet.

Bees play a vital role in keeping the environment healthy.  In this workshop there will be fun activities learning about the bees as workers and pollinators. Try your hand at beekeeping, having a look at the equipment needed, how to manage a hive and collect honey. 

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Brew Coffee (Level Up) - ages 14 to 24 years

Coffee beans and powder

When: Wednesday 27 September // 9am to 12pm
Where: Brew Coffee Roasters, Unit 12/9 Inspiration Dr, Wangara
Cost: $25

Level - Up: Toast it, Roast it, Drink it! 

Trying to get your foot in the door for work? The Barista Fundamentals class, is a hands-on class that has been designed for people with little to no experience, who are wanting to learn all the necessary skills and techniques required to break into the industry and gain employment as a Barista.

The class is delivered in a fun, relaxed setting by a highly experience Head Barista. Participants will learn how to make all the coffees they see in their local café.

Bus Pick-up and Drop-off

  • Clarkson Youth Centre: Pick-up 8am / Drop-off 12:50pm
  • Wanneroo Youth Centre: Pick-up 8:30am / Drop-off 12:15pm

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Youth Team travels to Charnwood Park in Two Rocks - all ages

Youth trailer

When: Thursday 28 September 2023 // 11am to 2pm
Where: Charnwood Park, Two Rocks
Cost: FREE

The Youth Team travels to Charnwood Park in Two Rocks for a fun day in the park. There will be an inflatable, mini golf, the youth trailer with chill out zone, giant games and sausage sizzle.

This is a free event for all ages. No booking required.

CU @ Girrawheen Library - Sustainable Exploration Activities

Teddy bear wearing university mortar

When: Friday 29 September // 9:45am to 12pm or 12:45pm to 3pm
Where: Girrawheen Library, Patrick Court, Girrawheen
Cost: FREE - Booking essential

Join Children's University at the Girrawheen Library to explore ways to turn trash into treasure!

Use upcycled CDs to create beautiful suncatchers to decorate indoor or outdoor spaces with Anne. Plus learn how to save food scraps and other organic waste and turn it into beautiful soil to help plants grow with Meg from Nutmegz Education.

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Clarkson Youth Hub Open Day 

Young people

When: Friday 29 September // 11am to 3pm
Where: Clarkson Youth Hub, 59 Key Largo Dr, Clarkson
Cost: FREE

Bring the whole family to enjoy an afternoon of live entertainment and engaging activities with local service providers. Check out our new youth room and find out what we get upto! Learn new skills with the Freestyle Now crew on the skate park, who can teach all abilities and help you build that confidence on the skate park.

There will be ice cream vouchers and coffee available from some amazing local businesses and a free sausage sizzle!


Make sure to bring your Skateboard, Scooter or BMX and a helmet if participating in skate jam!

Gross Human Biology Workshop with Einstein's Australia

Child with slime in hands

When: Various dates and times
Where: Various locations
Cost: FREE - Booking essential

The Breathing, Blood and Boogers workshop will be full of fun and science learning.

Monday 2 October

  • Wanneroo Library // 10:30am to 11:30am

Tuesday 3 October

  • Girrawheen Library // 10:30am to 11:30am

Wednesday 4 October

  • Yanchep Library // 10:30am to 11:30am
  • Clarkson Library // 1:30pm to 2:30pm

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Youth Team travels to Landsdale Skate Park - all ages

Youth trailer

When: Monday 2 October 2023 // 1pm to 4pm
Where: Landsdale Skate Park, Landsdale
Cost: FREE

Come and join the Youth Team at Landsdale Skate Park to put your creative minds at ease!  Get creative with our art activities or challenge our team or your friends with our giant games, and enjoy a delicious sausage sizzle!

Climb on over to Butler Community Centre - all ages

Child climbing wall

When: Tuesday 3 October 2023 // 11am to 2pm
Where: Butler Community Centre, 55 Kingsbridge Blvd, Butler
Cost: FREE

The Youth Team will be visiting Kingsbridge Park with a rock-climbing wall and laser tag , sport activities, the youth trailer with a chill out zone, giant games, skate park games and sausage sizzle. See you there!

Please wear enclosed shoes! Please note there is age and weight restrictions for activites.

  • Climbing wall- min. 6 years of age and max 100kg
  • Laser tag- min. 6 years of age.

This is a free event for all ages, bookings not required!

Sustainable Fashion - ages 12 to 18 years

Clothes on hangers.

When: Thursday 5 October 2023 // 1pm to 4pm
Where: Hainsworth Community Centre, 29 Hainsworth Ave, Girrawheen
Cost: FREE

Learn how to create your own personal style and build your wardrobe sustainably. Bring down your pre-loved items and let the 'Style Counsellor' teach you how to be sustainably stylish, how to dress seasonally, all while help reduce textile waste and save $$$.

Bus Pick-up and Drop-off

  • Clarkson Youth Centre: Pick-up 12:05pm / Drop-off 4pm
  • Yanchep Community Centre: Pick-up 11:40am / Drop-off 4:20pm

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