Vacation care Jan/Feb 2022

Huon Valley Children's Services holiday program for children aged 5 to 12 years.

Activities for children aged 5–12 years
7:30am–6pm Monday to Friday
Bookings are essential!

Huon Valley Council Children’s Services
91–93 Main Street, Huonville Tasmania
Office open weekdays 8:30am to 5:30pm
Phone (03) 6264 0333


Wind socks and colour diffusion
Wednesday 5 January
Design your own wind sock and explore colour diffusion.

Basketball fun
Thursday 6 January
Learn basketball techniques in a workshop at the PCYC. Shared Lunch.

Soap carving and Laurel Crowns
Friday 7 January
Create your own felt Laurel Crown and dabble in soap making and carving.


Messy play day
Monday 10 January
Get messy with different kinds of slime and potions. Bring a spare pair of clothes and enjoy a shared lunch.

Multi-Sports Stadium
Tuesday 11 January
Enjoy being active in the inflatable Multi-Sports Stadium supplied by Active Amusements

Butterfly house and wool art
Wednesday 12 January
Be creative and decorate your own ceramic butterfly house and/or try your hand and wool art.

Village Cinemas
Thursday 13 January
Sit back and relax at the cinema with popcorn and a drink. Lunch at Legacy Park.

Cause and effect
Friday 14 January
Construct a pop-stick catapult and rocket balloon.


Emu egg and sprouted sponge house
Monday 17 January
Design your very own emu egg, or alternatively create a sprouted sponge house.

Treasure Island
Tuesday 18 January
Join us at the Botanical Gardens to watch Treasure Island by Big Monkey Theatre. Lunch at Kingston Open Air Park.

Robot man is back!
Wednesday 19 January
Explore Cubit STEM Construction and play robot games.

Beach day out
Thursday 20 January
Enjoy a day out swimming at Dover Beach and a BBQ lunch.

Friday 21 January
Sing along with the Karaoke machine.


Crayons and smoothies
Monday 24 January
Get creative with melted crayon art and then enjoy a fruit smoothie.

Bricks 4 Kids
Tuesday 25 January
A fun-filled Lego building workshop.

Closed Australia Day
Wednesday 26 January

Arcade fun
Thursday 27 January
Enjoy a day out at Intencity Hobart playing the arcade games. Lunch at Sandy Bay Park.

Chinese New Year
Friday 28 January
Celebrate the Chinese New Year making fire crackers and exploring the zodiac wheel.


Picture making
Monday 31 January
Make a woven wooden frame and a sand art picture.

Village Cinemas
Tuesday 1 February
Sit back and relax and watch a movie at Village Cinemas. Lunch at Caldew Train Park.

Learn to dance
Wednesday 2 February
Hip hop and Street Dancing.

Thursday 3rd February
Explore the art of Quilling. Enjoy a shared lunch.

Modelling mania
Friday 4 February
Make a statue from clay and place it into your very own snow globe.


Cooking day
Monday 7 February
Design an oven mitt, explore recipes and cook your favourite snack.

Free play day
Tuesday 8 February
Compete with your friends in a video game or board game.


Every day is a pool day except on excursions.

All bus excursions leave at 9am and return at 4pm.

Families are required to enrol with the program prior to first booking.

For excursions to the pool and beach, pack swimmers, towel (and goggles if required). Please ensure all items are named and send a spare bag for wet items.

Bring a hat, a change of clothing, coat and lunch daily, unless other lunch options are advised on the program.

On excursions a packed lunch is required including morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea (no reheatable food).

Please do not bring any foods that contain nuts.

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91 Main Street, Huonville, Tasmania
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