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Keep entertained these school holidays

Published on 01 April 2022
  • Children and young people
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Council have lots of great ways to keep the kids busy these school holidays! The events are suitable for primary school aged children, with staggered timeframes to suit different age groups.

Maroondah Leisure

At both The Rings and Maroondah Nets, there's a great range of holiday programs to suit children from 5 to 14 years.

Our sport programs are a great way to keep your child active, entertained and socialised during the school holidays—no matter what the weather.

School holiday sporting programs available at The Nets:

  • Netball
  • Volleyball
  • Tennis

School holiday sporting programs available at The Rings:

  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Multi-sports

Occassional and sessional childcare available at Aquanation:

Aquanation offers both occasional and sessional childcare from 9am till midday, Monday to Friday (including the school holidays!). Enjoy your morning workout or shop at Eastland while your child attends our fun, inclusive, play-based child care run by qualified child care educators.

Wyreena Community Arts Centre

Wyreena Community Arts Centre is hosting a range of different family-friendly creative activities to keep children entertained these school holidays.

Get crafty in the following workshops:

See Wyreena’s School Holiday Program for more information and to book your place.

Vacation Care

Council runs a Vacation Care program for primary school aged children every school holidays. The program is filled with incursions, excursions, crafts, sports and activities such as roller-skating, a science incursion, a visit to Funfields and an Easter Eggstravaganza!

To go on the mailing list for future Vacation Care programs, visit Council’s School Holiday Program – Primary School Webpage.

Parks and Playgrounds

Spend a little time in nature these school holidays exploring Maroondah’s more than 400 parks and reserves.

There are lots of wonderful playgrounds in Maroondah, including McAlpin’s new playspace which was recently developed to include all-inclusive equipment to benefit all ages and abilities.

For more information see Maroondah's Parks and Playgrounds webpage

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