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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

Terms and Conditions

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

Terms and Conditions

Retro Recipes at the Wanneroo Regional Museum - all ages

Children in vintage clothing doing baking

When: Through December and January
Where: Wanneroo Regional Museum, Wanneroo Library and Cultural Centre, Rocca Way, Wanneroo
Cost: FREE

Opening hours and days

  • Monday to Friday 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Saturday 12:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Sunday - closed
  • Public holidays - closed

Get whisked away these school holidays and join in some old fashioned fun at the Wanneroo Regional Museum where you can learn all about cooking traditions from the past.

Take part in a clue hunt around the museum and discover our collection of vintage pudding, pie and pastry recipes from the Cockman family cookbook. Check out some retro kitchen gadgets on the hands on history table and make a craft  to take home.

Does your family have a special recipe, you love to eat, that always ‘pans out’….bring along your recipe and what makes it so special/memorable.

Festive Fun at the Library - all the family

Christmas decoration angel

When: Various dates
Where: All library locations
Cost: FREE

Join us for carols, craft and stories to get into the festive spirit. All activities in the Christmas calendar of events are free and guaranteed to make your Yuletide season super merry.

To see a list of our activities click below:

Festive Fun at the Library activities

Crafternoon and Tween Fit at Aquamotion - ages 6 - 12

Children running

When: Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 3 January to 24 January 2023
Where: Wanneroo Aquamotion, Civic Drive, Wanneroo
Cost: $14

Keep the kids crafty and fit these school holidays with Aquamotion’s Tween Fit and Crafternoon classes. Note: These classes are available to children of Aquamotion members. Join Aquamotion now!

Book online from 10 December.  

SPECIAL OFFER

Sign up for both Crafternoon and Tween Fit for a discounted price of $24.

To receive this discount, please phone 9405 5999, or come and see our friendly Aquamotion staff.

Giant Games in the Park - all ages

Girls playing Jenga

When: Wednesday 4 January 2023 // 2pm to 5pm
Where: Yanchep Skate Park, Splendid Park, Yanchep
Cost: FREE

The City's youth team will be at Yanchep Skate Park. The team will have the youth trailer full of giant games and a chill space set up. Come say hello, see what the youth team have planned for the rest of the holidays. All while enjoying a free sausage sizzle.

This is a free event for all ages! Bookings not required!

Icypoles, Art and Cool Games - all ages

Girl doing limbo dancing

When: Friday 6 January 2023 // 2:30pm to 5:30pm
Where: Banksia Grove Skate Park, Pinjar Road, Banksia Grove
Cost: FREE

Join the City's Youth Team along with the Youth trailer, for an enjoyable afternoon at Banksia Grove Skate Park ! Join the team for some cool water games, icy poles and add to the community art piece.

Bring water friendly clothing for the games ! 

This is a free event for all ages! Bookings not required!

Community Bird Box Making - ages 9-11

Bird box in a tree

When: Monday 9 January 2023 // 9am to 4pm
Where: Malaga Bunnings/ Hainsworth Youth Centre
Cost: $5

Fly on to this program and you will get to learn how to build and paint your very own bird box. We will be building and painting the bird boxes you create, then head on over to Hainsworth Community Centre for some lunch, fun and games! You can either take it home or donate it to the City of Wanneroo to be placed in a local park near you!

Buses available

  • Clarkson pickup 9:00am - Clarkson drop-off 4:00pm
  • Wanneroo pickup 9:30am - Wanneroo drop-off 3:30pm
  • Hainsworth pickup 9:30am - Hainsworth drop-off 3:00pm

Enclosed shoes to be worn.

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Wanneroo Youth Centre Open Night - all ages

People skating and riding bikes

When: Tuesday 10 January // 3pm to 8pm
Where: Wanneroo Skate Park, Wanneroo Showgrounds, Wanneroo Road, Wanneroo
Cost: FREE

The City's Youth Team are hosting an Open Night. Including a Skate Jam with Freestyle Now, Silent Disco, Urban Art pieces and food trucks. This is a great opportunity to bring the whole family with activities for all age groups. Showcase your scooter, skateboard and BMX skills under the Wanneroo lights! 

This is a free event for all ages! Bookings not required!

Art at the Skate Park - all ages

Young people with skateboards

When: Wednesday 11 January 2023 // 2:30pm to 5:30pm
Where: Landsdale Skate Park, Warradale Park, Warradale Terrace, Landsdale
Cost: FREE

We will be bringing the youth trailer to Landsdale Skate Park for an afternoon outreach session! With giant games, sport's activities, a free BBQ and a chill out zone to create mini canvas's there will be plenty to do for everyone!

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

Yanchep Outdoor Adventures - all ages

Sausages on BBQ

When: Thursday 12 January // 9am to 12:30pm
Where: Splendid Park, Yanchep
Cost: FREE

The Youth Team have organised a rock climbing wall, mini golf, sports and breakfast BBQ at Splendid Park and Skate Park! All activities are free for all. Enjoy the perfect Yanchep weather, games and a feed!

This is a free event for all ages! Bookings not required!

Inflatables in the Park - all ages

Child jumping on inflatable

When: Friday 13 January 2023 // 2pm to 5pm
Where: Banksia Grove Skate Park, Pinjar Road, Banksia Grove
Cost: FREE

The City's Youth Team will be spending the afternoon at Banksia Grove skate park with the local community. The team will bring along some inflatable games, giant games and engage in skate park mini challenges. 

This is a free event for all ages! Bookings not required!

Level Up: Make that Colour Pop - ages 15-24

Make up brushes

When: Monday 16 January 2023 // 9:30am to 11:30am
Where: Access Training Academy
Cost: $40

Do you enjoy doing your make-up? Why not try your hand becoming a professional make-up artist and ways to start your own business. Access Training Academy have put together a 2 day program (2hours each day) for students to learn different make-up styles: work, day and evening. Then completing a “How to” start your own business and brand.

All materials supplied

You can join just for the skill learning and understanding.

Buses available

  • Wanneroo Youth Centre pickup 8:15am - Wanneroo drop-off 12:45pm
  • Clarkson Youth Centre pickup 8:30am - Clarkson drop-off 12:30pm
  • Yanchep Community Centre pickup 9:00am - Hainsworth drop-off 12:00pm

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Skate Jam - all ages

Youth skateboarding

When: Tuesday 17 January 2023 // 3pm to 6pm
Where: Amberton Beach Skate Park, Heath Park, Amberton Beach
Cost: FREE

Amberton Beach Skate Park has to be your next ride challenge. The Freestyle Now team will be there to educate all skills. The team are fantastic in building that confidence for when you're visiting different skate parks. Do not miss this fantastic opportunity to learn from a great team in Freestyle Now. 

This is a free event!

Water Activities at Butler - all ages

Child playing in water

When: Wednesday 18 January 2023 // 11am to 2pm
Where: Kingsbridge Park, Kingsbridge Boulevard, Butler
Cost: FREE

The Youth Team will be visiting Kingsbridge Park with two inflatable water slide’s, sport activities, the youth trailer with a chill out zone, giant games, skate park games and sausage sizzle. See you there!

Please bring bathers, towels and hats!

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

Laser Tag at Wanneroo Showgrounds - all ages

Boy playing laser tag

When: Thursday 19 January 2023 // 11am to 2pm
Where: Wanneroo Showgrounds, corner Ariti Avenue and Wanneroo Road, Wanneroo
Cost: FREE

The Youth Team will be visiting the Wanneroo Showgrounds with a drop in session of laser tag! The youth trailer will also be there with a range of sport activities, a chill out zone, giant games and a sausage sizzle See you there!

Please wear enclosed shoe and hats!

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

Level Up: Make that Colour Pop - ages 15-24

Make up brushes

When: Monday 23 January 2023 // 9:30am to 11:30am
Where: Access Training Academy
Cost: $40

Do you enjoy doing your make-up? Why not try your hand becoming a professional make-up artist and ways to start your own business. Access Training Academy have put together a 2 day program (2hours each day) for students to learn different make-up styles: work, day and evening. Then completing a “How to” start your own business and brand.

All materials supplied

You can join just for the skill learning and understanding.

Buses available

  • Wanneroo Youth Centre pickup 8:15am - Wanneroo drop-off 12:45pm
  • Clarkson Youth Centre pickup 8:30am - Clarkson drop-off 12:30pm
  • Yanchep Community Centre pickup 9:00am - Hainsworth drop-off 12:00pm

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Sweet Tooth Desserts - ages 12-18

Donuts and milkshake

When: Tuesday 24 January 2023 // 9:30am to 2pm
Where: Pearsall Hocking Community Centre, 125 Willespie Dr, Pearsall
Cost: $10

Strawberry cheesecake donut stack shake, raspberry brownie eton mess, unicorn fudge, confetti waffle cookies and birthday cake truffles - now that sounds like sweet tooth heaven! If you have a sweet tooth you do not want to miss out on this dessert workshop and ultimate re-treat! Indulge on these treats during the program and take plenty home too!

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Giant Games and Youth Trailer at Butler - all ages

Girls playing Jenga

When: Wednesday 25 January 2023 // 2:30pm to 5:30pm
Where: Kingsbridge Park, Kingsbridge Boulevard, Butler
Cost: FREE

The youth trailer will be visiting Kingsbridge Park with sport activities, a chill out zone, giant games, skate park games and sausage sizzle for an afternoon outreach session.  See you there!

This is a free event for all ages! Bookings not required!

Times Up! - ages 12-18

Children exploring a room

When: Friday 27 January 2023 // 9am to 2:15pm
Where: Wanneroo Library and Cultural Centre/ Times Up Escape Rooms
Cost: $20

We will be visiting the Wanneroo Cultural Centre, Museum and Gallery, where you will get to take part in activities to recreate the past and see how our ancestors lived! Then we will test out our problem solving skills at Times Up Escape Rooms across the road. You won't want to miss out!

BYO lunch (morning tea will be provided) Wear enclosed shoes.

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