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Places to go and fun things to do. Stacks of ideas to entertain the kids these school holidays. Keep the kids busy and happy with activities from art to acrobatics, diving and dinosaurs …

 

EPIC HOLIDAY FUN

Get the kids out of the house and into Epic Skate these holidays. Open every day; Mon – Fri 10.30am-4.30pm. For after dark family fun try the Friday night Disco 7.30pm-10pm. New to skating? Join in with Learn To Skate; Sat 9.30am-10.30am & Mon 5pm-6pm. Weekend fun; Sat 10.30am-7pm & Sun 11am-4.30pm. Epic Skate – where the good times roll // www.epicskate.com.au

 

THE HEIGHT OF FAMILY FUN

Head to Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk, surrounded by 30 acres of magnificent rainforest, pristine creek and rockpools. This eco-adventure allows you to explore the rainforest canopies and habitat in a unique way. You’ll thrill at the stable steel-structured bridge that winds through the canopy, combined with the 40m long Skywalk Cantilever soaring 30m over the creek below. Pram and child friendly, 300m wheelchair accessible, and open every day, except Christmas Day // www.rainforestskywalk.com.au

 

HOLIDAY FUN

Keep the kids entertained with fun holiday activities at Learning Zone… craft, cooking, science, drama, art, games and lots more! Half day or full day bookings available for kids aged 3-12 years. Also on offer are holiday catch up classes in all subjects and school readiness programs for kids starting school in 2016. Call or SMS 0467 894 812 or visit the studio at 12 Classic Way, Burleigh Waters (directly behind Treetops Shopping Centre) // www.facebook.com

 

TRY SPRINGBOARD DIVING THIS SUMMER – COME AND FLIP AND HAVE SOME FUN

When // Tues 22nd, Wed 23rd, Thurs 24th, Fri 25th & Sat 26th, Sep 2015
Time // 8.45am – 12.15pm on all days
Cost // 1 Day = $50, 2 days = $95, 3 days = $110, 4 days = $135, 5 days = $170
Where // Gold Coast Aquatic Centre, Marine Pde, Southport
Contact // Paradise Diving Club, Kevin Hall (Head Coach) on 0415 787 207 or email kevvyhall1@gmail.com
Bookings are preferred and confirmed by email only // www.paradisedivingclub.com

 

GET A REAL DINOSAUR EXPERIENCE THESE SCHOOL HOLIDAYS AT PARADISE CENTRE

These school holidays Paradise Centre is going ‘Jurassic’ with an event to captivate both young and old alike. Explore a prehistoric world full of moving dinosaurs and be amazed and thrilled as these creatures come back to life! Kids will also have the chance to become a Palaeontologist and chip away at their very own FREE fossil. Monday 21st September to Sunday 4th October from 11am to 2pm daily. No pre-booking required // www.paradisecentre.net.au

 

TEEN SKIN WORKSHOPS

Earth and Skin Miami are holding fun filled informative workshops for your teen over the school holidays.
• Learn why we get pimples
• Learn how to deal with problem skin without chemicals
• Create treatments using natural ingredients found at home
• Small classes of just 6 for individual attention
• $40 per person
Visit the studio at 1/11 Sunshine Parade, Miami or phone 0414 727 319 // www.earthandskin.com.au

 

ART WORKSHOPS

Check out the Award-Winning Artable Robina & Kingscliff studios! Daily 3hr Kids Art Workshops with local artisans. 16 workshops for kids aged 5-15yrs including Clay Creations, Paper Dragons, Mixed Media Surf Art, Drawing Realistically & more. Join the Gold Coast’s newest and largest art space and see why they book out every holidays! Book 3 workshops and save $15. Visit the studio at 201 Ron Penhaligon Way, Robina or phone 0411 317 606 // www.artable.com.au/workshops

 

THE ULTIMATE SCHOOL HOLIDAY FUN

The coolest thing in kid’s school holiday fun – celebrate a birthday or just come for fun these holidays at Drax 4 Kids! For children aged 5-12 years also includes hot and cold party food and unlimited soft drinks and entertainment they will howl about! // www.draculas.com.au

 

CHILL OUT

Grab your friends and go ice-skating at the coolest place in Paradise. Planet Chill Ice-Skating rink is NOW OPEN in Surfers Paradise with daily sessions for all ages 3 years and up // www.planetchill.com.au

 

GOLD COAST GYMNASTICS SCHOOL HOLIDAY DAY CAMPS

What’s super fun for the kids and lasts all working day?! Yes Gold Coast Gymnastics Club day camps are back; offering an enjoyable safe environment to jump on the trampolines, play in the foam and learn some cool new gymnastics tricks! // www.goldcoastgymnastics.com

 

RAIN OR SHINE THESE SCHOOL HOLIDAYS, DOODLEBUGS IS THE PLACE TO BE

Check out the state-of-the-art super cannons in the Doodlebugs Cannonball Battle Zone. Shoot foam balls and duke it out with others in the play area! The outdoor seating area provides an uninterrupted view of the main play area and is located adjacent to the café. Check out their Facebook page for special events over the holidays! // www.doodlebugs.com.au

 

HOLIDAY WORKSHOPS

Your kids are going to love Begin Bright’s exciting and engaging holiday workshops! Choose from a varied selection of science and craft workshops. Everything from Minions to Volcanoes, Sherbet and Slime and Make Your Own Lip Gloss and Tote bags. Check out the full program online. Centres are in Burleigh & Kirra Beach. Email learn@beginbright.com.au or phone 1300 234 462 // www.beginbright.com.au

 

MRS RED’S ART ROOM ART HOLIDAY PROGRAM

As always, Mrs Red’s art room has got 2 weeks jam packed full of art workshops for all ages! ‘Walk-in’ days are for everyone from age 2+ with an open style art room and plenty of projects to potter around and do. The age 4+ workshops are both 2 & 3 hour projects and kids walk away with something to hang on their wall or door. There is something for everyone at the coast’s favourite art hang out, including the very popular Wine & Untangle for busy parents. Located in Burleigh Heads, opposite Stocklands Shopping Centre and 2 minutes from beautiful Burleigh Beach! // www.mrsredsartroom.com

 

AERIAL ANGELS CIRCUS SUPER WORKSHOPS

An exciting week of fun at Aerial Angels with acrobatics, tumbling, trapeze, hula hoops, juggling, skipping and more! Book for two or more and save! // www.aerialangels.com.au

 

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