Observatories for Kids - Cook (2614)

the Belconnen Region, Australian Capital Territory (ACT)

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    The Peter Morton Academy of Judo Jujitsu Karate has three basic influences: Kodokan Judo, Jujitsu and Kempo Karate. It is designed primarily as a self-defence art. The Academy teaches its students the art of restraint and this principle is reinforced during every lesson. This serves as a reminder to both student and teacher that skills gained through the Academy are not to be taken lightly and that they are to be used responsibly. With knowledge comes responsibility. People of all ages can participate ... Read more and gain from the Peter Morton Academy of Judo Jujitsu Karate style of self-defence. It is a practical, non-competitive self-defence and a discipline that emphasises mental, physical and emotional development. Find a new level of fitness, flexibility, coordination and endurance through training. Release and control negative emotions such as fear, anger and anxiety with regular practice. Open yourself to development as an individual by learning a practical self-defence style. Gain self-control, ...

    Adapt Health and Fitness (Adapt CrossFit) has been operating since 2009 and we are passionate about everyday people, kids included, becoming fitter and healthier than the day before. We run CrossFit Kids and CrossFit Teens sessions over the school term. Our Kids sessions are for 7 - 12 yrs with the focus on having fun - with lots of games while learning key functional movements. Our Teens sessions are for 12 - 17yrs and we teach more technical movements, as well as the basics within a safe ... Read more environment.

    Peace Quest classes - Yoga, massage, meditation and wellbeing for kids Classes for preschoolers to upper primary, teacher training and parent sessions on reducing stress and building resilience and emotional regulation. Classes include: Yoga Peer Massage Calm down strategies appropriate to different age groups Meditation and body relaxations Classes in Charnwood on Tuesday afternoons and Farrer on Saturday afternoons. Leonie is a qualified primary teacher and has trained with Relax Kids UK. ... Read more She has taught the Relax Kids program for two years and is now teaching her own program called Peace Quest. Leonie has working with children clearance and insurance.

    Dream Big - school holiday program for 7-13s

    Dates: from 30 Nov -1 to 30 Nov -1

    Enjoy two afternoons of games, kids yoga, peer massage, meditation and relaxation and make a vision board collage filled with words, pictures and your dreams to make you feel happy and amazing! Dream Big - the bigger the better! Cost: $60 per child including canvas and paint/collage materials. Discount for siblings and best friends booking together - $110 for two. Kids will enjoy a Peace Quest session with kids yoga, peer massage, breathing and meditations that encourage them to think about what makes them feel happy, good and confident. Kids will then be guided to create their own vision board on a canvas using paint, collage materials, stickers, glitter and pens capturing their big dreams to keep forever. Dream Big is a school holiday workshop designed and run by Leonie MacDonald, trained primary teacher, trained Relax Kids coach and the creator of Peace Quest for kids. Leonie loves to express her ideas through art and cannot wait to share Dream Big with your kids! Please pay and book on or before Monday 28 September (week 1 school holidays). $60 per child $110 for siblings or best friends

    Archery Club The Sunday come and try sessions are on a first come first served basis, no bookings required, there are three sessions one runs from 9:00 until 10:30, one from 11:00 until 12:30 and one from 2:00 until 3:30. You need to arrive around 15-20 minuets before the start time to check in and get your equipment. We are located behind the hockey centre in Lyneham you go into the hockey centre entrance but go past there car park, you will come to a roundabout where you will turn right (there ... Read more is no other option) and continue on until you come to the Archery ground. The Club also conducts special Come and Try sessions for a range of groups. For example, schools, corporate functions, birthday parties, community groups etc. Group bookings normally run for one & a half hours plus the time to issue and return bows etc you are looking at around two hours. The cost is $15 per head with a minim charge of $150, e.g. if there is 10 participants or less the cost is $150 if there is ...

    The Brindabella Physical Culture Club prides itself on being a friendly club that promotes fun through dance and exercise in a caring environment. From beginners classes to fun and fitness classes to challenging routines for experienced performers. Brindabella Physical Culture Club meets in the dance studios at Cook Community Hall, Cook. We are always pleased to welcome new families, with girls from at 3 to 63! Physie is affordable for all families! If you would like to see any information ... Read more regarding fees, class timetables please head to put website. Every new enquiry receive the first two lessons FREE! Contact us today to find out about our offer with no obligation to join

    Gumnut Dance offers creative and fun dance classes for boys and girls. At Gumnut Dance we provide a positive dance education that inspires your child’s first creative movements into a life journey of dance and learning. Your child’s creativity and imagination, physical and social capabilities and artistic and musical appreciation will be enhanced and developed through our carefully crafted classes and high quality teaching. Our unique program is designed by a tertiary qualified dance teacher, ... Read more so you can be assured your child will learn age appropriate dance technique and enjoy doing so through fun, educational, creative activities and dances. Give your child the opportunity to develop a sense of self, belonging and artistic expression in a caring environment, free from the pressure of exams, competitions and big concerts. Our program caters for toddlers through to primary school aged children (ages 2-10 years). The Gumnut Dance community has grown to over 200 families in just ...

    Canberra City Gymnastics Club is one of the oldest and most prominent gymnastics clubs in Canberra. Running since 1978 CCGC has established itself as one of the leading clubs in the Australian gymnastics community. Now with two great venues in Belconnen and Lyneham operating and running classes for both boys and girls from 18 months to adults we have something available for everyone of all ages and abilities. Give us a call or send us an email to find out more about our programs and book in for a ... Read more free trial or to sign up.

    Scoil Rince Tir an Oir is a small and friendly dancing school based in the Belconnen area. At Tir an Oir, all ages and abilities are encouraged to strive for their individual goals in a fun and friendly environment. Dancers work together and encourage each other. Dancers have had success at local, interstate, national and international competitions and some have gone on to be teachers and adjudicators. They are encouraged to choose the right competitive level for themselves, whether that be at ... Read more the top end or only attending the occasional feis.

    Come and try a FREE introductory class at GKR Karate Kaleen and see why GKR Karate is Australia's largest martial arts club! GKR Karate promotes Karate for everyone, including children from 5 yrs old through to men, women and families of all ages. Apart from the obvious development of self-defence skills, Karate training builds confidence, positive attitude, determination, focus, and of course fitness. Our karate classes at Kaleen in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory are taught by passionate ... Read more instructors who are committed to teaching and passing on the GKR Karate style and our way of life. When you join our club, you will be joining a community of like minded people who share the same common goal of personal improvement. This will be your journey, and you will be encouraged to train at your own pace. Your instructors and peers will be there to support and provide you with a safe, inspiring and empowering environment to develop your skills, and reach your maximum potential. Training ...

    Performing Arts Violin Classes & Lessons

    Violin lessons for ages 3 - 99. I teach with special focus on developing a solid violin technique so that you will always feel confident when you play, so that you sound beautiful :), and so that you are well grounded when moving on to the next level of difficulty. I start music reading and musicianship from the very first lesson so that you can be an independent and confident learner, knowing that you have the skills and knowledge to explore your own music preferences as well as the music ... Read more we play in lessons. Research shows that when you learn music theory along with your instrument, you learn to play your instrument a lot faster! And I encourage playing with and before other people very early on, so that you embrace playing with others with confidence and enthusiasm, whether that means playing duets with a fellow student in your personal time or participating in string ensembles and giving performances at concerts. I support students through AMEB exams, but am also happy ...

    Ready Steady Go Kids is Australia's largest and most reputable multi-sport and exercise program for preschoolers (aged 2.5-6 years). We have been operating since 2004 and currently run classes for children at more than 90 locations nationally. Our fun, physio-designed sport and fitness activities teach preschoolers the fundamentals of 10 different sports in a social, non-competitive, team-based environment. Ready Steady Go Kids seeks to promote a healthy lifestyle, develop a lifelong passion for ... Read more physical activity and sport, decrease childhood obesity, increase confidence and prepare children for participation in school and the broader community.

    Dance Development Centre (DDC) has been developing dancers for over 30 years. With studios located in both Sydney and Canberra, we've seen generations of dance students pass through our doors. We have a supportive and nurturing atmosphere with dance classes for everyone from babies to adults, fitness to performance specific and beginner classes right through to our vocational dance courses for those students reaching for the great heights of a career in dance. CDDC's alumni have danced in companies ... Read more such as The Australian Ballet, Bangarra, West Australian Ballet, Chunky Move, Buzz Dance Theatre, Tasdance, Royal New Zealand Ballet, English National Ballet, Diversions Dance Company of Wales, Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Bejart Ballet Lausanne, Alonzo King LINES Ballet and many more have gone on to excel in choreography, film work, musical theatre, commercial dance and teaching. Current and founding Director Jackie Hallahan began DDC in 1985 driven by her vision to create a unique dance centre ...

    Come and try a FREE introductory class at GKR Karate Florey and see why GKR Karate is Australia's largest martial arts club! GKR Karate promotes Karate for everyone, including children from 5 yrs old through to men, women and families of all ages. Apart from the obvious development of self-defence skills, Karate training builds confidence, positive attitude, determination, focus, and of course fitness. Our karate classes at Florey in Australian Capital Territory, are taught by passionate instructors ... Read more who are committed to teaching and passing on the GKR Karate style and our way of life. When you join our club, you will be joining a community of like minded people who share the same common goal of personal improvement. This will be your journey, and you will be encouraged to train at your own pace. Your instructors and peers will be there to support and provide you with a safe, inspiring and empowering environment to develop your skills, and reach your maximum potential. Training ...

    We cater for Under 8’s, Juniors (8-12 years) & Intermediates (12- 17 years) teams from beginners to advanced. Formally known as ACT Marching the sport has evolved & includes routines in the categories of Thematic Dance, Prop, Basic Drill, Technical Drill & Thematic Drill. Our amazing teams travel to fun events & competitions in various locations in the ACT, NSW & will travel & compete in the Australian National Championships in Brisbane, Queensland in 2018. To be a part of this fun sport call ... Read more Alison, find us on Facebook – Capital Spirit DrillDance or see our website.

    Overall rating: 4 out of 5  

    Superb

    16-04-2015 by Maggie Pye

    Capital Drill Dance recently performed at Gosford, NSW, and what a fantastic performance. I would really encourage any young girl to give Drill Dance a try.

    fantastic

    15-12-2014 by mumof2

    I recently saw these girls perform at the Latham school fete. What an amazing job they did. Wish my kids were old enough to join as it looks like a fantastice sport.

    The National Zoo & Aquarium is Australia's only combined Zoo and Aquarium. That's 2 attractions in one! We are situated on around 7 hectares of land just five minutes from the centre of Canberra. With a wide variety of both native and exotic animals, as well as the largest inland saltwater tank in Australia, there is something for everyone. Wander in and have a casual stroll around the park, or make a day of it with family, friends and make use of our picnic areas and complimentary BBQ facilities. Our ... Read more animal encounters provide visitors with an opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the worlds most amazing creatures!

    Gloria Cake offers you a wide variety of personalized designed cakes and cupcakes for every special occasion. We put personal touch to every delightful and delicious cake that we make your special occasion a great and memorable experience for you. Talk to us about your idea, and we can help you to make it a reality, whether it is birthday cakes, celebration cakes, novelty cakes, christening cakes, baby shower cakes, or cupcakes. To make your parties complete, we also bake party finger foods, such ... Read more as Profiterole, Pineapple pastry, Bitterballen, Japanese cheesecake, and more. All home made, from best, locally produced ingredients.

    • University of Canberra, Allawoona St, Bruce, ACT 2617
    • 2-5 km from Cook

    COERVER® Coaching—the World’s number one soccer skills teaching method. For ages 4-16 years and all ability levels. Designed and developed to improve individual skills through ball mastery, drills, moves and small sided play. Our goals for these ages are to develop confidence in players and create good habits and stimulate players to work on their ball skills, on their own and in small groups.

    Elementz is Canberra’s very own first and only dedicated rhythmic gymnastics club offering recreational, school-based and competitive training options for all ages. Rhythmic gymnastics is our passion so come and join us today! Originally starting out in Yass, NSW - Elementz came to life at the hands of Australian representative gymnast Celicia McHarg and her husband Damian. The club which has now expanded to Canberra, ACT offers the highest quality programs in a fun and nurturing environment. ... Read more Celicia and her team hope to provide the ‘rhythm and FUNdamentals’ for life and that assist each individual in achieving their full potential whilst developing a love for the wonderful sport of Rhythmic Gymnastics. Located at the Erindale Active Leisure Centre, Harrison School in Canberra. Get into your element with Elementz!

    Performing Arts Trumpet Teachers

    Bachelor of Music (Performance): University of Sydney, Graduate Diploma in Performance: University of Sydney, Certificate in Orchestral Performance: University of Tasmania I am a professional French Horn player with the Canberra Symphony Orchestra, National Capital Orchestra and Canberra Wind Symphony and I have more than 15 years experience performing and educating. I am able to teach any age or level of experience, from absolute beginner to the advanced player. I can tailor my lesson plan ... Read more to cater to your goals and needs as a student. Whether you just want to have fun or you’re looking to improve to win competitions, I can coach you through your journey. Lessons start at $30 for half an hour. Mums and Dads, I have a current Working with Vulnerable People and Children card and I am Stat Dec certified. I teach from my home, but you are most welcome to observe all lessons for your own peace of mind. Please contact me to arrange a time for your first visit and to talk about ...

    SMAD Camp is an incredible program for primary school kids. We offer a complete program of activities including candle making, cooking, Frisbee, tie dye t-shirts, team building games, bottle rockets, archery, engaging Bible stories and skits and much much more! It is a place like no other where campers feel an amazing sense of belonging. Every camper is encouraged and supported, fostering self-confidence and relationships built on trust. Every leader at SMAD Camp is committed to ensuring your child ... Read more has an unforgettable experience! Places are limited! Register now!

    All classes offer a free trial lesson for anybody to walk in off the street and experience Tai Chi or Wushu for themselves or with a friend. All you need for wushu is a drink bottle, loose fitting clothes, non-marking shoes, and a desire to learn. Contact Us NOW!!!

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    High quality and friendly teacher and class

    22-12-2014 by

    High quality and friendly teacher and class. Very approachable studetns and instructor, enjoyable class :).

    Sports Mountain Biking

    We provide adventure based and team building activities for schools and companies / business. These can be from just a couple of hours, half a day, full day or even multi-day. We like to include some form of simple navigation together with challenges that must be completed as a team in order to progress. Such challenges may be more cerebral then physical! We also have a fleet of 100 x very stable sit on top 3 person kayaks. We are Canberra based and have run activities for various school ... Read more groups including Merici Girls College, Ginninderra College, YMCA, Mens Link.

    Heat Cheerleading offers competitive cheer, pom and tumble classes for boys and girls from 4 years in its new cheer gym in Mitchell, ACT. Learn to jump, stunt, dance and tumble and put it all together in an exciting 2 min 30 routine. All star cheerleading is one of the fastest growing sports in Australia and Heat Cheerleading offers teams that compete just locally, or you can join our interstate travelling teams. No experience necessary, our passionate and committed coaches will teach you everything ... Read more you need to know - come and join in Australia's fastest growing sport!

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    Heat Cheerleading

    18-04-2015 by

    Being part of the Heat Cheerleading family is fantastic. My daughters core strength, confidence & working memory have all greatly improved since joining. The clubs owner & all the coaches passion for the kids is amazing. They make sure all kids are included no matter the skill level & work within the children's strengths to maximize the teams, making sure that all the kids get a chance to shine.

    The Fairies North Canberra is a locally owned franchise of The Fairies. Offering dance classes for children aged 2 and over in our fairyland dance studio. Our birthday parties are a fan-fairy-tastic option for parents looking for a fuss free birthday party.

    Health & Fitness Calisthenics Associations

    We are a community basketball club operating in the ACT with a wide range of teams in both seniors and juniors. We promote healthy lifestyle through participation in basketball and access to all, and endeavour to compete as well as each team is able in their respective grades. Our senior and junior teams have representation in our premier divisions in the ACT. Our club operates through our volunteers who support the club with their time in coaching, managing, administration and committee work. Our ... Read more club is about 60-70% junior based and we have about 53% of our players are female depending upon the season. There are 2 seasons of basketball each year one in winter and the other in summer. Our Winter season has just commenced in our senior premier divisions and other senior grades and juniors will commence shortly (during April). The summer season commences in October each year. Our membership is of the order of 230 players, coaches and support people.

    The Territories proudest tennis academy delivers a variety of junior, adult and fitness tennis programs at the premier venues; Barton, Dickson, Reid, Turner and Old Parliament House (Parkes). Our passionate coaches are renowned for their knowledge and love for the game. Tennis Canberra takes pride in developing programs which the whole community can enjoy. We welcome those that have never step foot on a tennis court to those playing at a competition level. Our coaches cannot wait to see you join ... Read more the many players in our tennis community. Programs - Adult & Junior Coaching - Adult & Junior Competitions & Fixtures - Cardio Tennis & ANZ Tennis Hot shots - Annual membership at the beautiful the Old Parliament House Gardens Tennis Club - School Holiday Camps - Learn, enjoy and play a game you can keep for life

    School Holiday Tennis Camp - Canberra

    Dates: from 30 Nov -1 to 30 Nov -1

    New to tennis or enjoyed learning during the term? Tennis Canberra’s junior holiday camps are the perfect way to spend your holiday. Come for a week or a couple of days and get that consistent practice to take your game to the next level. We have a variety of options that accommodate age, skill level and family commitments. Spots are limited so book you place on the court now. Pre-Aces* Time: 9 – 11am Cost $125 (week) or $35 (per/day) Recommended age: 4 -7 Cubs* Time: 9am – 1pm Cost: $150 (week) or $50 (per/day) Recommended age: 7-12 Tigers + Tennis Hot Shots (train, play & compete)* Time: 9am – 5pm Cost: $180 (week) or $60 (per/day) Recommended age: 7+ *Free Hot Shots T-Shirt for first time participants

    • Ainslie Arts Centre, 30 Elouera St, Braddon, ACT 2612
    • 5-10 km from Cook

    Music For Canberra programs are designed to promote participation in music, encouraging people to enjoy and experience a wide range of hands-on musical activities. While it has a community focus, MFC engages professional tutors, conductors and artists with high levels of experience to deliver MFC programs. Based at the Ainslie Arts Centre, Braddon, Music For Canberra brings a wealth of musical experience and has become an integral part of the cultural life of the ACT. Music For Canberra is ... Read more a major and unique contributor to the accessibility and diversity of music practice and activities in the ACT region, as there is no other community based organisation in the region providing programs of similar scope and quality for such a broad range of participants, including music for very young children, those living with disability, the young-at-heart, and those wishing to pursue professional pathways. Music For Canberra is an ACT Government-funded Key Arts Organisation (KAO), and also ...

    The Korean Martial Arts Academy (KMAA) has been operating in Belconnen, since 2003 as one of Canberra's leading Martial Arts Academies. KMAA provides a full-time, air-conditioned and professional facility. KMAA primarily teaches Taekwondo while incorporating a diverse variety of techniques, including, fitness drills, kicking and striking, sparring, self-defense, break falling, rolling and basic weaponry. Our quality Instructing Team provide energetic classes offering a range of different Martial ... Read more Arts techniques to suit each students' needs. We provide a variety of classes, each with a specific age group and ability level. Our youngest Martial Artists begin at 3 years old! We cater for all Martial Arts ability levels from beginner to advanced Black Belt! KMAA is a family friendly environment providing fun and unique classes for all! For more information regarding our programs, class timetable, special events and complimentary trial packages, please visit our website or call ...

    Adults Beginner's Month

    Dates: from 30 Nov -1 to 30 Nov -1

    Adults who are looking to try a new activity which will improve fitness, coordination, focus, flexibility and concentration are most welcome to take part in our Adults Beginner's Week! KMAA provides a safe and friendly environment for all Adults, whether they are starting at the very beginning or have had previous Martial Arts experience. As with all of KMAA's Programs, the Adults program is designed to meet the needs of its students. For this reason, we provide ability specific classes; Adult Beginners, Intermediate & Advanced Adults, Black Belts. KMAA’s Adult Beginners program provides the fundamental skills of Taekwondo whilst incorporating other key skills of Martial Arts including fitness, weaponry and self-defence. Our Beginner Adults Instructors provide a welcoming atmosphere for all new students regardless of age or ability. Students leave each and every class feeling inspired and motivated to learn valuable life skills. You are welcome to take part in two trial lessons during our Adults Beginner's Month Event!

    Come and try a FREE introductory class at GKR Karate Harrison and see why GKR Karate is Australia's largest martial arts club! GKR Karate promotes Karate for everyone, including children from 5 yrs old through to men, women and families of all ages. Apart from the obvious development of self-defence skills, Karate training builds confidence, positive attitude, determination, focus, and of course fitness. Our karate classes at Harrison in Australian Capital Territory, are taught by passionate ... Read more instructors who are committed to teaching and passing on the GKR Karate style and our way of life. When you join our club, you will be joining a community of like minded people who share the same common goal of personal improvement. This will be your journey, and you will be encouraged to train at your own pace. Your instructors and peers will be there to support and provide you with a safe, inspiring and empowering environment to develop your skills, and reach your maximum potential. Training ...

    Action Calisthenics is based in West Belconnen ACT, and offers classes and training in calisthenics, which is a dynamic and artistic sport offering participants the opportunity to perform on stage. Participants learn team work while improving their grace, poise, confidence, dance, strength and flexibility.

    We are Canberra's only dedicated commercial slotcar raceway with 2 x 8 lane and 1 x 6 lane tracks to ensure your racing skills will be tested. All with computer lap timing accurate to .001 of a second. Race your friends or race the clock. We are the largest retailer of slotcars and spare parts in the region from over 20 manufacturers including Scalextric, SCX, Ninco, Slot it, NSR, Carrera, Parma, MJK and many more. Our tracks are available for birthday parties, corporate events, private functions ... Read more and casual hire with races happening all day. It's great fun for the work team, families and kids of all ages

    CELEBRATION GENERATION Incorporating Canberra Fun Foods - Fairy Floss, Popcorn, Snow Cones, Slushies, Orange Juice ...Fully operated ...DIY ...Fun Foods Consumables. Packages include all you need, ready to go Just Being Kids Balloons - Balloon Twisting/Modelling, Balloon Decorations, Helium Balloons Face Painting Glitter Tattooos Indoor/Outdoor Games and Activities Art and Craft Circus Skills Cooee Coffee Mobile coffee cart Setup indoors or outdoors Folding shades for ... Read more service and seating available. Generators available. Once Upon A Sign Banners, Stickers and Signs for your event or as part of the decorations. Custom designed. Specialising in small orders.