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Teenage School Holiday Program - Term 1 holidays, April 2021

Our Teenage School Holiday program is open to young people aged 12 to 17 years. Activities are held across Cardinia Shire during the school holidays.
Most activities are low cost or free. Bookings are essential. 

  •  View activities for Week 2 and Week 1 of the April 2021 school holidays
  • Book using the online form on this page

My Place youth centre is open for reduced hours during school holidays when there Teenage School Holiday Program is on, from 1pm to 5.15pm.

Week 1 

Tuesday 6 April - Skateboard workshop at Gembrook

Description

We have professionals coming down to show you tips and cool tricks, so get ready to learn new skills!

Please don’t forget your helmet.

Cost

$10

Location

Gembrook Skate Park 
1 Beenak East Rd
Gembrook

Time

2 sessions

  • 1pm to 2pm
  • 2.30pm to 3.30pm

What to bring

  • A HELMET
  • Comfy clothes
  • Closed-in shoes

Bus pickup and drop off

N/A

Food

Individual snack packs supplied. Please don’t share food.

Wednesday 7 April – Pamper day             

Description

Get awesome make-up tips, relax, and take care of your body

Cost

Free

Location

My Place youth facility
5-7 Main St, Pakenham

Time

1.30pm to 3.30pm

What to bring

‘Chill and relax’ attitude!

Bus pickup and drop off

N/A

Food

Individual snack packs supplied. Please don’t share food.

Thursday 8 April – Resin art

Description

Grab a canvas and unleash your creative genius!

Cost

Free

Location

My Place youth facility
5-7 Main St, Pakenham

Time

1.30pm to 3.30pm

What to bring

Creativity!

Bus pickup and drop off

N/A

Food

Individual snack packs supplied. Please don’t share food.

Friday 9 April – Movie mayhem at My Place

Description

Come chill out with the Youthies and watch a fan fave, complete with choc tops and popcorn

Cost

Free

Location

My Place youth facility
5-7 Main St, Pakenham

Time

1.30pm to 3.30pm

What to bring

Comfy clothes

Bus pickup and drop off

N/A

Food

Choc tops and popcorn supplied. Please don’t share food.

Week 2

Tuesday 13 April – Candle creations

Description

Create beautiful colourful candles that smell like fruit, flowers, or a rainstorm on a summer day – the possibilities are endless!

Cost

Free

Location

My Place youth facility
5-7 Main St, Pakenham

Time

1.30pm to 3.30pm

What to bring

Creativity!

Bus pickup and drop off

N/A

Food

Individual snack packs supplied. Please don’t share food.

Wednesday 14 April – Dish the dirt

Description

Let your creativity loose on a new plant pot and nurture a little seed to life.

Cost

Free

Location

My Place youth facility
5-7 Main St, Pakenham

Time

1.30pm to 3.30pm

What to bring

Creativity and love!  

Bus pickup and drop off

N/A

Food

Individual snack packs supplied. Please don’t share food.

Thursday 15 April – Amazing Race

Description

Teams will criss-cross Pakenham taking part in heart-stopping and stomach-churning challenges, all with their eyes on the finish line.

Cost

Free

Location

Pakenham CBD

Time

1.30pm to 3.30pm

What to bring

Comfy clothes, sturdy shoes, sunscreen and a drink bottle

Bus pickup and drop off

N/A

Food

Individual snack packs supplied. Please don’t share food.

Friday 16 April – Virtual reality

Description

Fight a horde of zombies or deep-sea dive with sharks and stingrays in our VR Immersive Experience

Cost

Free

Location

My Place youth facility
5-7 Main St, Pakenham

Time

1.30pm to 3.30pm – bookings essential as there are individual time slots.  

What to bring

Comfy clothes

Bus pickup and drop off

N/A

Food

Individual snack packs supplied. Please don’t share food.

1. Complete the 2021 annual consent form 

  • You need to submit an annual consent form every calendar year. If you haven't submitted one yet for 2021, please complete the form. 
  • If you've already submitted one, you don't need to again until 2022.  

Online form - 2021 annual consent    Download form - 2021 annual consent 

2. Book

Online booking form - Teenage School Holiday Program Autumn 2021 

You can also call 1800 4 Youth (1800 496 884) to book, if you prefer.

Contact 1800 496 884 or myplace@cardinia.vic.gov.au