Vacation care

Join us for plenty of fun activities, events and excursions to take part in over the school holiday break

Keep your children entertained throughout the school holidays

Vacation care offers plenty of fun activities to engage your child’s mind and body during the school holidays. With fun incursions, excursions and in-centre days planned, vacation care is a great way to encourage your child to develop their social skills, confidence, independence and sense of self. All our locations offer flexible and casual sessions to fit your working schedule.

Vacation care activities

Are you curious about what we get up to while you’re at work? While every day, centre and holiday period is different, here are some examples of the activities your child might participate in vacation care.

  • Gardening
  • Water park excursions
  • Cooking
  • Movie days
  • Picnics
  • Sports days
  • Music
  • Construction
  • Science
  • Camping
  • Ice-skating
  • Dance parties
  • Meeting wildlife
  • Bowling
  • Dress-ups

Why families love our centres

New activities and environments

When your child attends vacation care, every day is a little bit different, with planned excursions, incursions and centre-based days providing plenty of opportunities for children to engage in play and learning. The school holidays are the perfect opportunity to explore new interests, develop new skills and try new things. While in our care, your child can choose to take part in indoor and outdoor activities such as sport, games, dance, drama, reading, music and crafts, all within a supportive environment. 

Friendships and social skills

Vacation care is a great way for your child to make new friends and meet new people outside of school. Forming these bonds creates a strong sense of belonging, bolsters self-esteem and encourages the development of essential social skills.

Engaging minds and bodies

Keeping your child engaged throughout the school holidays can be a challenge for many parents. Vacation care ensures even the most active minds and bodies have plenty of stimulating activities and interactions to keep them entertained and having fun throughout their holiday break. Our qualified educators create safe, respectful relationships with the children in their care, encouraging each child to build upon their existing strengths and interests.

Maintain healthy routines

We know that children thrive with regular routines, but during the school holidays, it can be difficult to maintain a consistent schedule for your family. Vacation care provides a predictable routine that helps your child maintain healthy habits and ensures they feel safe, secure and well looked after.

Flexible and reliable care

Vacation care is available on a flexible and casual basis, so you can plan your schedule knowing that you have reliable care available for your child. Our flexible care options allow your child to enjoy their school holidays while giving you space to keep up with your work, study or home life.

Our application process

1. Fill out the online enrolment form

Fill in the online enrolment form for your closest location. You can find an enrolment form on each location page.

2. We will confirm your place

Once we receive and review your application, we will be in touch to let you know whether there is a place available for your child. If the centre is full, we will put you on our waitlist and will contact you when a place is available.

3. Prepare your child for care

Once your place is confirmed, you can ensure you and your child are prepared for the school holidays by reading the vacation care brochure for your chosen location and looking through the calendar to see all the exciting activities planned. If you have any questions, you can contact the centre directly.

Subsidy available
Many families will be eligible for the Australian Government’s Child Care Subsidy.
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