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School holiday activities and programs

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Council have lots of great ways to keep the kids busy during the school holidays! 

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. The program provides care for children aged 5 to 12 years of age who are currently attending primary school. 

For more information on the Vacation Care program, enrol or download the most current brochure, visit Council’s School Holiday Program webpage

Wyreena School Holiday Program


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

From pottery to painting there is something for the craftiest of kids!

For more information, or to book your place see the Wyreena’s School Holiday Program webpage

Holiday Programs at 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.


Holiday programs at Maroondah Nets

Maroondah Nets has sport-based programs to keep your children entertained and active in the school holidays, all while making new friends. Programs include Netball, Volleyball and Tennis, Soccer and Multi-sports.

Find out more about Maroondah Nets school holiday programs 

Holiday Basketball program at The Rings

The Rings offers a Basketball program to keep your children entertained and active in the school holidays, all while making new friends. Our indoor facilities provide all-weather enjoyment in a supervised environment. 

Find out more about The Rings school holiday program

Occassional and sessional childcare 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.

Find out more about Occassional and sessional childcare

Parks and playgrounds

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Maroondah is home to a great range of parks, playgrounds and reserves catering for all ages. Whether you are after relaxation, recreation, sport or fun during the school holidays, our park and playgrounds are sure to be a hit with the kids. 

Discover Maroondah's Parks and playgrounds 

Community events calendar

Our online events calendar lists the many community activities that take place in Maroondah, as well as Council events held throughout the year. Explore what's on, and plan activities and outings to keep the kids entertained during the school holidays.

View our Events calendar

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