As the winter season approaches, Waverley Council is gearing up to provide an exciting and educational program for kids during the school holidays. With a diverse range of activities, workshops, and events, the Winter School Holiday Program aims to ensure that children have a memorable and enriching experience. From sports and dance at Margaret Whitlam Recreation Centre to workshops at Waverley Library, and family experiences at Bondi Pavilion, there is something for every child to enjoy.

Dates and Booking Information

The Winter School Holiday Program will run from 3rd July to 14th July, providing a two-week window of fun-filled activities. Booking for the program opens on Monday 12th June, and given its popularity, it is advisable to secure a spot early to avoid disappointment. More information and booking details can be found on the Waverley Council website.

Bondi Pavilion:

The Heart of Community, Culture, and Events: Located at the iconic Bondi Beach, Bondi Pavilion serves as the heart of the community, offering a wide range of experiences during the winter holidays. Bondi Festival events, including Ants, Werewolves, Marang, Pavilion Paw Parade, Pottery Studio workshops, and more, promise to engage and entertain children of all ages. These events provide a wonderful opportunity for kids to explore their creativity, learn new skills, and make lasting memories.

Waverley Library:

A Hub of Learning and Imagination: Waverley Library joins the Winter School Holiday Program with its own lineup of engaging workshops and activities. The library aims to foster a love for reading, knowledge, and imagination among children. Through interactive sessions, storytelling, and craft workshops, kids can discover the joy of books and expand their horizons. Waverley Library provides a safe and nurturing environment for children to explore their interests and develop their skills.

Margaret Whitlam Recreation Centre:

Sports and Dance Galore: For kids who enjoy sports and dance, the Margaret Whitlam Recreation Centre is the place to be during the winter holidays. The centre offers a variety of physical activities, including sports clinics, fitness classes, and dance workshops. These programs not only promote active lifestyles but also help children build confidence, coordination, and teamwork skills. The experienced staff ensures that children have a great time while engaging in physical activities tailored to their age and abilities.

Waverley, Woollahra Art School, Unleashing Creativity:

The Waverley, Woollahra Art School provides a platform for young artists to explore their creativity and express themselves through various art forms. The winter program at the art school offers a range of workshops, including painting, drawing, sculpture, and mixed media. Led by skilled artists, these sessions encourage self-expression, imagination, and the development of artistic techniques. Children are encouraged to let their creativity flourish and take pride in their unique creations.

Waverley Council’s Winter School Holiday Program presents an exciting opportunity for children to have fun, learn new skills, and make lasting memories during the winter break. With a wide array of activities, workshops, and events across different locations, children of all ages and interests are catered to. From sports and dance to arts and crafts, the program offers a diverse range of experiences to engage, inspire, and nurture young minds. Parents are encouraged to book early and ensure their child’s participation in this highly anticipated program.

Bookings for theWinter School Holiday Program will open on Monday 12 June.  These programs are super popular so please book early to avoid disappointment.

For more information visit the Waverley council website