Teenage school holiday program

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.

A bus service to and from some activities from selected locations is available.

Bookings for all activities are essential. Please book using the online form.

 

Tuesday 15 January 2019

Activity

Blindfold taste test

Description

Cover your eyes and guess the flavour! Are you brave enough to eat blind folded?

Cost

Free

Location

My Place youth facility, 5-7 Main St, Pakenham

What to bring

Sense of adventure

Bus pickup and drop off

N/A

Food

Snacks provided

Activity

Mini Golf

CANCELLED

Wednesday 16 January

Activity

Beach day

Description

Grab your towel and bathers for a fun filled day at Cowes beach.

Cost

$10

Location

Phillip Island

What to bring

Towel, bathers, drink bottle and hat

Bus pickup and drop off

Available from My Place youth facility – see bus timetable

Food

Lunch and snacks provided

Activity

Swimming day

Description

Grab your towel and bathers and enjoy a day in the sun at Koo Wee Rup Pool.

Cost

$5

Location

Koo Wee Rup Outdoor Pool

What to bring

Towel, bathers, drink bottle and hat

Bus pickup and drop off

Available from Lang Lang – see bus timetable

Food

Snacks provided

Thursday 17 January

Activity

Games day

Description

Get your game face on and win some awesome prizes.

Cost

Free

Location

My Place youth facility, 5-7 Main St, Pakenham

What to bring

Competitive spirit

Bus pickup and drop off

N/A

Food

Snacks provided

Activity

Scavenger hunt

Description

Join the hunt and work as a team to be the first to complete all the challenges.

Cost

Free

Location

Emerald Lake Park, Emerald Lake Road

What to bring

Sense of adventure

Bus pickup and drop off

Available from Gembrook and Cockatoo – see bus timetable

Food

Lunch provided

Friday 18 January

Activity

Pakenham lock-in

FULLY BOOKED

Description

Chill at the library with a range of activities, games and free pizza.

Cost

Free

Location

Pakenham Library, Corner John & Henry Streets

What to bring

Be prepared to have fun

Bus pickup and drop off

N/A

Food

Dinner provided

 

Tuesday 22 January

Activity

Teen Fitness

Description

Enjoy a boxing circuit and virtual cycling class with a qualified instructor.

Cost

$5

Location

Cardinia Life, Olympic Way, Pakenham

What to bring

Runners/comfy shoes and water bottle

Bus pickup and drop off

Available from My Place youth facility – see bus timetable

Food

Snacks provided

Activity

Cupcake Decorating

Description

Be inspired and create your own edible masterpiece!.

Cost

Free

Location

Bunyip Hall, 38 Main St

What to bring

Creativity, cupcakes and decorating supplies provided

Bus pickup and drop off

Available from Nar Nar Goon and Garfield – see bus timetable

Food

Snacks provided

Wednesday 23 January

Activity

Gumbuya World

FULLY BOOKED

Description

Feel the adrenalin rushing down the water slides or mozy down the lazy river.

Cost

$30

Location

2705 Princes Hwy, Tynong

What to bring

Towel, bathers, drink bottle and hat

Bus pickup and drop off

Available from My Place youth facility, Nar Nar Goon and Bunyip – see bus timetable

Food

Lunch and snacks provided

Activity

Emoji Pillows

Description

If you love emoji’s as much as we do, then why not turn them into a pillow?.

Cost

Free

Location

Lang Lang Community Centre, 7 Westernport Rd

What to bring

Creativity, all art supplies provided

Bus pickup and drop off

Available from Koo Wee Rup – see bus timetable

Food

Snacks provided

Thursday 24 January

Activity

Melbourne Zoo

Description

Get up close to the animals and enjoy a day out at Melbourne Zoo.

Cost

$5

Location

Lang Lang Community Centre, 7 Westernport Rd

What to bring

Hat and water bottle

Bus pickup and drop off

Available from My Place youth facility – See bus timetable

Food

Lunch and snacks provided

Activity

Resin Art

Description

Make mesmerising swirls of colour to create your own resin art masterpiece.

Cost

$5

Location

Gembrook Community Centre

What to bring

Creativity, all art supplies provided

Bus pickup and drop off

Available from Cockatoo – see bus timetable

Food

Snacks provided

Friday 25 January

Activity

Art Jam

Description

Join us for a BBQ and a range of art workshops including dance and craft activities.

Cost

Free

Location

The Point, Cnr Main St and McGregor Rd, Pakenham

What to bring

Creativity, all art supplies provided

Bus pickup and drop off

N/A

Food

Dinner provided

Week 1

Tuesday 15 January

Mini golf at Bunyip, 1.30 to 3.30pm

Pick up and drop off location

Leave at

Arrive back

Goon Eatery and Coffee (Nar Nar Goon Milk Bar) 3-7 Main Street, Nar Nar Goon

1.10pm

3.50pm

Garfield Recreation Reserve, Garfield

1.20pm

3.40pm

Wednesday 16 January

Beach day at Cowes, 11am to 2pm

Pick up and drop off location

Leave at

Arrive back

My Place youth facility

9.45am

3.15pm

Swimming day at Koo Wee Rup, 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Pick up and drop off location

Leave at

Arrive back

Lang Lang Community Centre

1.15pm

3.45pm

Thursday 17 January

Scavenger hunt at Emerald Lake Park, 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Pick up and drop off location

Leave at

Arrive back

Gembrook Community Centre 1.05pm 3.55pm

Cockatoo IGA, 34 McBride Street

1.15pm

3.45pm

 

Week 2

Tuesday 22 January

Teen fitness at Cardinia Life, 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Pick up and drop off location

Leave at

Arrive back

My Place youth facility 1.15pm 3.45pm

Cupcake decorating at Bunyip Hall, 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Pick up and drop off location

Leave at

Arrive back

Goon Eatery and Coffee (Nar Nar Goon Milkbar) 3-7 Main St 1.10pm 3.50pm
Garfield Recreation Reserve 1.20pm 3.40pm

Wednesday 23 January

Gumbuya World at Tynong, 10.45pm to 3.15pm

Pick up and drop off location

Leave at

Arrive back

My Place youth facility 10am 4pm
Goon Eatery and Coffee (Nar Nar Goon Milk Bar), 3-7 Main St, Nar Nar Goon 10.15am 3.40pm
Bunyip Hall 10.30am 3.25pm

DIY Emoji Pillows at Lang Lang Community Centre, 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Pick up and drop off location

Leave at

Arrive back

Koo Wee Rup Skate Park, Rossiter Road 1.10pm 3.45pm

Thursday 24 January

Melbourne Zoo at Parkville, 11.00am to 3pm

Pick up and drop off location

Leave at

Arrive back

My Place youth facility 9.45am

4.30pm

Resin art at Gembrook Community Centre, 1.30pm to 3.40pm

Pick up and drop off location

Leave at

Arrive back

Cockatoo IGA, 34 McBride Street 1.20pm

3.40pm

Download the bus timetable