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School holiday program - April 2021

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

Proof of Age: all bookings must ensure that the correct birthdate for each child is entered, and must 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

Music in the Museum - all ages

Children at Wanneroo Museum

When: Saturday 3 April to Saturday 17 April // Museum opening times
Where: Wanneroo Museum, 3 Rocca Way, Wanneroo
Cost: FREE

Museum opening hours

  • Monday to Friday 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Saturday 10:00am - 1:00pm
  • Sunday - closed

Do you know what sound a Zither makes? Find out these April School Holidays as the Wanneroo Regional Museum turns musical!

Discover the stories behind the fascinating musical objects from the Museum collection. Explore music from around the globe with your children by singing and dancing your way through an exciting new clue hunt and a music themed craft activity.

With engaging exhibits and activities that offer memorable experiences for all ages, Wanneroo Museum is sure to strike a chord this April with kids and caregivers alike! 

Kingsway School Holiday Program - ages 2-16 years

Children playing sport

The School Holiday Programs at Kingsway Indoor Stadium provide a wide variety of camps and clinics for children aged 2 to 16 years old that will beat the school holiday boredom. 

For further information on programs and how to book click below:

Kingsway School Holiday Program

Crafty Bird Fun - ages 3 years and over

Bird craft with paper and scissor and glue

When: Tuesday 6 April to Saturday 17 April // library opening hours 
Where: Girrawheen Library, 6 Patrick Court, Girrawheen
Cost: FREE - no booking required

Have fun making your very own paper birds.

Get creative and crafty using everyday materials to make your own version of a toucan or an owl.

Parachutes - Folding, Flying & Fun - ages 3-10 years

Boy throwing paper parachute

When: Tuesday 6 April to Friday 9 April // 10:00am to 4:00pm 
Where: Clarkson Library and Yanchep/Two Rocks Library
Cost: FREE - no booking required

Try out the 'Parachute Drop Challenge'

Drop in to either Clarkson or Yanchep/Two Rocks Library to fold and fly paper parachutes! Get creative and customise your parachute.

Whose parachute will fly furthest?

1000 Cranes paper folding - ages 6 years and over

Paper folded cranes

When: 
Wanneroo Library - Tuesday 6 April to Saturday 17 April // all day 
Girrawheen Library - Thursday 8 April // 10:00am
Where: Wanneroo Library and Girrawheen Library
Cost: FREE - registration required for Girrawheen session

Create paper cranes and help the library make a flock of 1000.

In Japan, there is a belief that if you folded 1000 paper cranes, then your wish would come true. Come to Wanneroo Library to create one or a few and add them to our display. Paper and instructions provided.

Register now for Girrawheen session

Paper Birds - Folding, Flying & Fun - ages 3-10 years

Boy doing papercraft

When: Tuesday 6 April to Friday 9 April // 10:00am to 4:00pm 
Where: Clarkson Library and Yanchep/Two Rocks Library
Cost: FREE - no booking required

Continuing with our School Holiday theme of flight & aviation. Drop in to make a paper plate "Birds on a Nest".

Birds of WA Scavenger Hunt - ages 6 years and over

Hunt for scavenger hunt

When: Tuesday 6 April to Saturday 17 April // library opening hours 
Where: Wanneroo Library
Cost: FREE - no booking required

It's time to go bird watching!

Find all ten of the Western Australian birds hidden around the library and win a prize!

Opening hours

  • Mon- Fri // 9:00am - 5:30pm
  • Sat // 9:00am - 1:00pm
  • Sundays and public holidays // closed

Daily puzzles at the library - ages 7 years and over

Child doing a puzzle

When: Tuesday 6 April to Saturday 17 April // library opening hours 
Where: Wanneroo Library
Cost: FREE - no booking required

Puzzles galore, not a problem!

Each day a new giant word search, word scramble, codebreaker or other puzzle will be available in the junior area for anyone to participate. Have a go at cracking the puzzles.

Opening hours

  • Mon- Fri // 9:00am - 5:30pm
  • Sat // 9:00am - 1:00pm
  • Sundays and public holidays // closed

Latitude - ages 12-18 years

Girl on trampoline

When: Wednesday 7 April // 10:00am to 1:30pm 
Where: Latitude Joondalup
Cost: $13

Jump till you drop!

We are heading to Latitude in Joondalup! Jump, climb and have endless fun in our 2 hour session followed by lunch at Neil Hawkins Park!

Please wear enclosed shoes and bring a water bottle and hat! Lunch will be provided. 

Bus pick-up and drop-off locations/times

Clarkson Youth Centre

  • Pick-up - 9:15am
  • Drop-off - 2:00pm

Hainsworth Community Centre

  • Pick-up - 8:50am
  • Drop-off - 2:25pm

Wanneroo Youth Centre

  • Pick-up - 9:15am
  • Drop-off - 2:00pm

Yanchep Community Centre

  • Pick-up - 8:45am
  • Drop-off - 2:30pm

 

Library of Fortune! - 8-13 years

Sign saying Winner Is

When: Thursday 8 April // 10:00am to 11:00am 
Where: Wanneroo Library, Wanneroo Library and Cultural Centre, 3 Rocca Way, Wanneroo
Cost: FREE - registration essential

It's a fun game show challenge!

The Wanneroo Library challenges you to come on down to our game show hour with Library of Fortune!

We have three different game stations to move around the library and try for a prize. 

Register now

Centre drop-in and Two Rocks engagement - 12-18 years

Group of youths

When: Thursday 8 April // various times
Where: Various locations
Cost: FREE

Visit some of the City's Youth Centres this school holidays and find the fun!

Come and visit our Youth Centres at Wanneroo and Clarkson these school holidays for some drop in style activities. We will also be at Charnwood Park in Two Rocks for some fun outdoor activities.

Locations and times

  • Phil Renkin Centre, Two Rocks - 3:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Wanneroo Youth Centre, Wanneroo - 3:30pm to 6:30pm
  • Clarkson Youth Centre, Clarkson - 4:00pm to 7:30pm

Trash into Treasure - ages 9 to 11 years

Tin can flower pots

When: Friday 9 April // 10:00am to 2:00pm
Where: Wanneroo Youth Centre, Corner Ariti Avenue and Wanneroo Road, Wanneroo
Cost: $5

Let's give back to Mother Earth!

We want to show you how you can create beautiful eco-savvy art pieces and gifts out of recycled items, that you can do at home. Please bring along a glass jar, so we can show you how to transform it into a pretty piece!  Along with some other fun activities we have planned for you.  

BYO Lunch. 

 

Up Close with the Birds of Prey

Wedge tailed eagle

When: Various days and times
Where: Various locations
Cost: FREE

Dates and locations

  • Wanneroo Library - Monday 12 April // 10:00am to 11:30am
  • Girrawheen Library - Monday 12 April // 1:30pm to 3pm
  • Clarkson Library - Tuesday 13 April // 10:00am to 11:30am
  • Yanchep Two Rocks Library - Tuesday 13 April // 1:30pm to 3pm

What a plume-filled treat!  WA Birds of Prey will showcase 5 of their majestic feathered creatures in an interactive presentation.

There will be owls, a falcon, a wedge-tailed eagle and a kite to learn about. Participants will get a chance to hold a bird and there's a special, exciting challenge for all attendees to complete.

Check out all the fabulous activities featuring our feathered friends at our libraries these holidays.

Giant Games and Laser Tag - all ages

Playing laser tag

When: Monday 12 April // 11:00am to 2:00pm
Where: Warradale Park, Lansdale
Cost: FREE

Join us at Warradale Park in Landsdale for inflatable laser tag, giant games and a free BBQ lunch.

The Youth Team will be at Warradale park with giant games and lots of fun between 11am and 2pm.  A free community sausage sizzle will be available from 12pm. All are welcome.

No bookings required, just turn up on the day and have fun.

Paper Planes - Folding, Flying & Fun - ages 3-10 years

Boy throwing paper plane

When: Monday 12 April to Friday 16 April // 10:00am to 4:00pm 
Where: Clarkson Library and Yanchep/Two Rocks Library
Cost: FREE - no booking required

Paper Plan Flight Challenge!

Drop in to fold and fly paper airplanes. Get creative and customise your plane!

Whose plane will fly furthest?

Paper Rockets - Folding, Flying & Fun - ages 3-10 years

Paper rockets craft

When: Monday 12 April to Friday 16 April // 10:00am to 4:00pm 
Where: Clarkson Library and Yanchep/Two Rocks Library
Cost: FREE - no booking required

Take the challenge to make your own rocket.

Drop in to make some paper rockets. Let your imagination soar to create a special space vehicle.

Bird Trivia Challenge for Kids - ages 8 years and over

Owl looking at camera

When: Tuesday 13 April // 10:00am to 11:00am 
Where: Girrawheen Library, 6 Patrick Court, Girrawheen
Cost: FREE - registration required

Join in for a fun quiz on all things bird related. 

How much do you know about our flighty friends?  Test your brain, bring a friend and be in the running for a prize.

Register now

Skate Park Road Trip - ages 12 to 18 years

Youth skateboarding

When: Tuesday 13 April // 9:00am to 4:00pm
Where: Various skate parks across Wanneroo
Cost: $5

Scoot around the City! 

6 Skate Parks in just one day!

Bring your scooter or skateboard and join the youth team on a skate park road trip across the City of Wanneroo. Mini challenges and free skate across the parks with a sausage sizzle lunch included. Mini prizes are up for grabs!

Your own scooter or skateboard, a helmet and enclosed shoes will be required to participate.

Meet the staff at the Wanneroo Youth Centre, corner of Ariti Avenue and Wanneroo Road, Wanneroo. 

 

Autumn Appetizers - ages 9 to 11 years

Someone cooking

When: Wednesday 14 April // 10:00am to 2:30pm
Where: Koondoola Community Centre, 90 Koondoola Avenue, Koondoola
Cost: $7

It's getting colder, but these tasty favourites will keep you toasty warm!

With autumn flavours and inspiration, join us in creating yummy and tasty food. On the menu: sausage rolls, gnocchi, pancakes and crumble, what's not to like?  

Lunch provided and please wear enclosed shoes. 

 

Skate Jam, giant games and inflatable obstacle course - ages 9 to 18 years

Youth skateboarding

When: Wednesday 14 April // 11:00am to 2:00pm
Where: Banksia Grove Skate Park, Corner Grandis Blvd and Pinjar Rd, Banksia Grove
Cost: FREE

Freestyle Now are coming to Banksia Grove Skate Park for a jam session, free BBQ, giant games and inflatable obstacle course.

Challenge yourself at the Banksia Grove Skate Park Skate Jam session. Freestyle Now will be running a 3-hour skate jam session (prizes included) and the City will be providing a free BBQ, giant games and inflatable obstacle course.

Helmets and enclosed shoes essential.

Centre drop-in and Two Rocks engagement - 12-18 years

Group of youths

When: Thursday 15 April // various times
Where: Various locations
Cost: FREE

Visit some of the City's Youth Centres this school holidays and find the fun!

Come and visit our Youth Centres at Girrawheen, Wanneroo and Clarkson these school holidays for some drop in style activities. We will also be at Charnwood Park in Two Rocks for some fun outdoor activities.

Locations and times

  • Phil Renkin Centre, Two Rocks - 3:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Hainsworth Youth Centre, Girrawheen - 3:30pm to 6:30pm
  • Wanneroo Youth Centre, Wanneroo - 3:30pm to 6:30pm
  • Clarkson Youth Centre, Clarkson - 4:00pm to 7:30pm

Giant games, inflatable obstacle course and free BBQ - all ages

Inflatable obstacle course

When: Friday 16 April // 11:00am to 2:00pm
Where: Yanchep Skate Park, Splendid Park, Yanchep
Cost: FREE

Come join us at Splendid Park, Yanchep for free BBQ, giant games and inflatable obstacle course!