School Holiday Activities for Kids - Sydney City

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    Q2Dance supports your child's special and individual qualities. Q2 is a place where your shy child can find their inner confidence and where your confident child can find an outlet for their energy! Your child will have a safe and happy place, where they can learn, laugh, grow, create, imagine and find life long friends. We are passionate about the Performing Arts and we are passionate about teaching your kids. We believe in the power of Music and Dance and the immeasurable benefits it has for ... Read more your child. ​ Our students, thrive at Q2; They achieve, excel, succeed and expand in confidence and ability. We foster a raw, supportive and fun environment for your child, giving them a home away from home while they learn and grow as Artists and young adults.We dedicate ourselves to making sure your child doesn't fall through the cracks and that your child receives dedicated one on one training and attention. We want your child to be all round performers and have the opportunity to train ...

    Have you or your child ever been keen to try your hand at fine art? Or are you painting but want to expand your practice to include other techniques? My classes help explore techniques and abstract theory, without restricting the creativity or style of the student. These classes are not aimed at experienced commercial artists and attempts are made to keep them as fun as they are educational. Each series of classes is tailored to the student, and topics covered will depend on interests and skill ... Read more level e.g. a beginner student may stick to drawing with pencils and painting with acrylic with less theory. Topics can include: Painting: • Oil/Acrylic theory • Colour theory • Practical painting techniques • Use of different brushes, mediums, surfaces Drawing: • Various drawing styles (gestural/contour) • Various still life subjects (drawing from life) • Drawing from photos (grid technique) • Pencils/charcoal/ink/pastel/etc Classes are operated out of ...

    At Caretodance Bambini in Balmain we aim to teach the fundamentals of general dance for boys and girls which includes Ballet, Jazz, Funk and Hip Hop but our main emphasis is on having fun and letting your child develop at their own pace in a creative and supportive environment. Each class strives to enhance your child’s coordination, gross motor skills, rhythm, spacial awareness and musicality. Your child will also develop listening skills, learn how to follow directions and learn how to work ... Read more together as a group with the rest of the Bambini kids in the class Caretodance. Each class is accompanied by beautiful music and wonderful dance props that will engage your child right from the start of the dance lesson and leave them excited and eager for their next dance class. All teachers have Working With Children Checks and have been carefully selected to teach our Bambini Classes in Balmain. 3 year olds – 13 year olds Fairy Ballet | Ballet | Wiggle & Giggle | Jazz Funk & Hip Hop | Hip ...

    We want you to enjoy the party too! Fairy Fun is a Children's Entertainment venture providing entertainment for kids at their birthday parties as well as at Corporate Events, Christenings, Weddings and all other occasions! We entertain children of all ages - eliminating your stress of hosting the party which enables you to enjoy it too! The day is filled with lots of musical games, face-painting, craft, magic, a treasure hunt, and balloon sculpting. All of the children receive prizes and to make ... Read more this birthday even more special and memorable, the birthday child receives a SURPRISE birthday gift! There are lots of characters to choose from including: • Fairy • Frozen • Disco Diva • Princess • Mermaid • Butterfly • Pirate • Funky Clown • Cowgirl • Witch • Minnie Mouse • Pyjama Party • Glamour & Glitz • Hawaiin Fairy • Superheroes • Special request? We're very creative so feel free to ask! We understand the day is all about you and we will tailor the party ...

    These spring school holidays Australian Theatre for Young People (atyp) in collaboration with Sydney Living Museums, Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority & The Big Dig (YHA Ltd) are proud to present a head-on collision between contemporary performance and history created by over 40 young people in collaboration with some of Sydney’s most exciting theatre artists and staged in some of Sydney's most unique locations. Every city starts somewhere but Sydney's beginnings are truly incredible and those ... Read more layers of history live on in this suburb today. Thousands of years of aboriginal culture, a harsh convict settlement, two-hundred years of working class life, ships and visitors from all corners of the globe, plague, poverty, debauchery and grassroots solidarity. The Rocks has seen it all. Presented around and inside seven different locations, Quay to the City is a walking tour event that will take you on a theatrical adventure through Sydney's oldest and most fascinating suburb - The Rocks. ...

    Sydney Outback’s flagship product, the Wilderness and Aboriginal Explorer, offers nature, Aboriginal and aquatic based tours to remote, spectacular destinations ‘out back’ of Sydney. We offer full day tours to the Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park National Park, located just 45 minutes north of central Sydney. Our itineraries and commentaries combine to create experiences that link these diverse landscapes with the six key drivers of the Australian and Sydney tourism market: • Nature ... Read more • Aboriginal • Aquatic • Off-the-beaten track • Accessibility • Education These key experiences occur at the following locations within the Park: • West Head Lookout • A secluded Aboriginal rock engraving site on West Head • Cowan Waters We bring these experiences and locations together by focusing on the rich Aboriginal culture of the Guringai clans, the traditional landowners, and the legacy they left us through the 1,500 examples rock engravings, ...

    Lindamood-Bell teaches children and adults reading and comprehension. For nearly 30 years, our intensive, research-validated instruction has been used in Lindamood-Bell Learning Centers to strengthen the sensory-cognitive functions needed for reading and comprehension. Our philosophy has always been that all individuals can be taught to read and comprehend. Our sensory-cognitive instruction has proven successful for individuals with learning challenges, including dyslexia, ADHD, and autism. Our ... Read more instruction is based on a theory of cognition—reading and comprehension are cognitive acts—and can address the global needs of learners. We work with children and adults of all ages and levels. Some students come to us with general learning challenges or a previous diagnosis such as dyslexia or autism spectrum disorder. Some students come to us to enhance their skills or to just make learning easier. We identify strengths and weaknesses that may be be affecting school performance in reading, ...

    Four Friends café, one of Sydney’s premier High Tea destinations, is now hosting kids birthday parties! Throw your child a gorgeous afternoon tea party with fun activities in Four Friends’ lofty dining space in central Crows Nest. The expert pastry cooks at the café will whip up a fabulous afternoon tea menu guaranteed to be enjoyed by small and big kids alike, including a range of savoury and sweet treats, which can be tailored to your preferences. Popular items include Four Friends’ freshly ... Read more baked scones and signature glitter macarons. Your child is welcome to choose their own theme for the party, whether it’s Fairies, Spiderman, or popular movies like Rio or Frozen, and Four Friends will cater the party to that theme. Four Friends can also organise craft activities to accompany the afternoon tea, or an interactive chocolate-making class, where the kids get to create and decorate their very own range of chocolate treats. Alternatively, you can choose to bring your own entertainment ...

    U.S Kids Golf was opened in Australia in 2010 with the same objective of our founder – to help kids have fun playing golf. Today U.S Kids Golf Australia sells product to an exclusive group of Golf Clubs who have dedicated resources to growing junior golf in Australia.

    Silky Shapes Studio is offering pottery classes for those above 12 years of age. Students will learn basics of pottery and will be taking home ceramic pieces they have made themselves. Classes are 2 hours long and the price includes all materials. Each class starts with a demonstration and is followed by continuous instructions to help students create their own pottery. The first 3 classes are AUD 45.00/class, after that you can either pay as you go AUD35.00/class or AUD 300.00 for 10 class package. ... Read more There is also a modified version of classes where several sessions are combined into one class and can be a perfect solution for birthday parties. In this one session students can practice making their own pottery pieces and also take advantage of pre made pieces, which they can personalize and decorate the way they want to.

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    silky shapes

    02-03-2016 by sarah

    My teenage daughter has been going to Yegana's pottery classes since January. She loves it; in her words Yegana is "inspiring, kind and a great teacher". She is so pleased with her new skill on the pottery wheel and so proud of her pottery pieces and I am so glad we found this class.

    Livelyhood: 'Lively Moves for Little Shoes'Pre-school dance programs, children’s parties and dance workshops.Livelyhood is a Sydney-based business that is passionate about encouraging children to freely express themselves through dance, movement, dress-ups, and song.Our pre-school programs, holiday workshops and themed birthdays appeal to a child’s innate need to explore life in a fun, engaging and nurturing environment. We encourage kids to communicate their feelings and emotions, be proud to ... Read more be seen, and to never give up.Livelyhood is also passionate about encouraging healthy lifestyle habits. Not only does regular activity during early childhood impact on immediate and long-term healthy outcomes, but these good habits become the foundations for later years.Healthy, active, happy: that's the Livelyhood way of living!

    Are you looking for a unique and fun way to extend your child’s reading and writing skills? Leap into Literacy can help! Our tutoring centres are located in Drummoyne and Balmain and we also offer classes in Annandale, Birchgrove and Chatswood. Created by Allison Greenland, whose PhD dissertation focused on using technology as a motivation factor and reading comprehension skills in younger students, Leap into Literacy was developed to provide small classes for children with a focus on reading ... Read more comprehension and creative writing. Using techniques that allow students to become creative in the learning process, sessions are unique and achieve maximum results. Classes are FUN and are NOT based on individual students completing worksheets on their own, but instead a more involved and hands-on approach during the group lessons with one-on-one support for the written work. This means that students are more motivated to learn and retain the information for life! Creative techniques and ...

    Create Your Own Book or Short Story holiday program

    Dates: from 02 Oct 2018 to 11 Oct 2018

    The Leap into Literacy holiday program is for students in Years K–6 who want to create their own written masterpiece, all while learning the important aspects of writing. The Create Your Own Book or Short Story holiday program will run from October 2–4 and October 9–11 in Balmain, Drummoyne and Willoughby. Using techniques that allow students to become creative in the learning process, sessions are fun and achieve maximum results. The cost is $60 for two hours, which includes materials and one-on-one feedback from the teacher on their writing, as well as detailed instructions on important writing techniques and help with spelling, grammar, etc. Classes are for Years K-2 and Years 3-6 and are limited to seven students. Please contact us if you have any issues or questions!

    Free Trial Class

    Validity: from 07 Jul 2018 to 31 Dec 2019

    CONTACT US TODAY FOR YOUR CHILD’S FREE TRIAL CLASS! Our tutoring classes with qualified teachers help increase children’s reading comprehension and creative writing skills through fun and creativity!

    $50 off a Deluxe 2 Hour Party when you mention of this listing! Bop Till You Drop is a mobile Children’s Entertainment Company who do Disco and Karaoke Parties for Children. What we provide: • Professional disco entertainer • PA System • Microphone for the children to sing on • Spectacular disco lights What we do: • We conduct a structured disco and karaoke party where the children get to be POP STARS. • Entertainer will teach funky dance moves • Children will sing ... Read more on real microphones • Will play a variety of team building party games PARTY IS SUITABLE FOR 0-16YR OLDS, BOYS AND GIRLS! Please rest assured we play music suitable to the age group, gender and musical interest of the children present on your party. Cost for basic private parties: 1 hour = $240 1.5 hours = $270 2 hours = $310 These prices are for up to 30 children and include GST. We also do: • Primary School Discos • Child Care Centres • Hotels & RSL Clubs • ...

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    Juliet

    11-11-2014 by Cathy

    We found BTYD very professional in their admin and and you followed up on all details of the party so that I felt nothing was left to chance. The party day was easy to organise and went very smoothly. Lauren was on time and very friendly. She engaged with the children appropriately and held their attention. They had a wonderful time dancing and playing. It all felt very natural and relaxed. I will definitely be recommending BTYD to all our friends. The party was great value, fun and stress free. Thank you

    Art Lessons Designed Especially for Pre-school age children (3-5) and primary grade holiday classes (ages5-12). Classes are well-structured and designed to introduce children to specific elements and formal qualities of art (colour, shapes, line, composition etc.), and technical skills (cutting, brush work, colour mixing etc.). An artist and specific artwork is used as a focus or theme to each lesson. A different artist/artwork is selected each week to expose children to a range of artists, art styles, ... Read more art techniques, histories and cultures. Classes are child focused and include games, discussion and of course hands on art making activities designed to engage young minds. All classes are taught by a highly qualified Visual Art Teacher with more than 10 years of experience teaching Primary to High School students. Cost is $168 per 8 week term. Trial class only $15. First class Feb 5th.2016 Come and be part of our group of young artists. Call or email now to book your child's trial ...

    Preschool art classes 3-5 yrs

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

    Art classes for preschoolers is a fun and informative weekly class that teaches children how to read and talk about art. Children will improve find motor skills in our art making and develop confidence in expressive their ideas both visualy and verbally. Each week they will explore a new artist, play games, sing songs and make an art work inspired by the weekly artist. All mediums are explored. Kitchen, lounge and cafe are close by fit parents to relax ( out join in if you wish)

    January 2016 School holiday Art Workshops

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

    Creative Classrooms 2016 January School Holiday Art Classes St Stephen’s Lower Hall, corner of Church and Lennox Streets, Newtown Thursday 14th January - Friday 15th January 9.30-12.00/ 1.00-3.00 Accordion Book: Car Yards, Space Aliens and Forest Fairies. Make your own toy: Design, construct, package and label your own toy Cartoon Critters: Design and make a Cartoon Puppet and Comic strip. House Portraits: Draw, print and paint a picture of your home. Teachers: Mel Maher & Jen O’Brien Cost: $55 ($45 for siblings) Suit Ages: 5-12 Book before December 22nd and receive a 5% discount. Payment via, direct debit or paypal. Email for information and application form

    Play Date: Jeff Koons sculpture challlenge

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

    Clay sculpture class for preschoolers (3-5) at a park in Camperdown. In this informal event children will be introduced to Jeff Koon's, 'Balloon Dog' before making their own clay dog. Cost is $5 (to cover materials and set up). Please indicate you will attend and email to confirm your place and receive venue details. Classes are conducted by a univeristy trained art teacher with many years of experiences of teaching art to children and young adults. $5 per student

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    Fantastic Teacher

    18-06-2014 by Jennifer O'Brien

    Melissa Maher is an extremely gifted teacher. She is imaginative and very process based in her teaching. She breaks her lessons down into simple steps that any child can follow. I often teach with Mel and she amazes me with the patience and positive attitude she shows to all students.

    In today’s world being able to code is comparable to having a super power; many people have great app and startup ideas, very few can turn those ideas into reality. Since starting up as a passion project amongst friends in 2013, Code Camp has inspired and taught more than 27,000 Australian school students to design and code iPhone apps, online games, digital worlds, and websites during their school holidays. Code Camp are more passionate than ever to inspire and help kids move from digital ... Read more consumers to creators. We’re on a mission to allow kids to create anything they can imagine, and to inspire and create 200,000 Australian tech superheroes by 2020! WHERE: Code Camp runs 3-4 day school holiday programs in schools all over Australia. Simply jump onto the website to find the camp nearest to you! WHO: Code Camp is for kids in Yrs K-6 CAMP LEVELS: We have four levels of Code Camp: LITTLE LEAGUE, SPARK, IGNITE & BLAST SPARK: Have fun, be creative and learn the skills ...

    Arts & Crafts Arts & Crafts School Holiday Activities

    Nutcote is the beautiful harbourside home of May Gibbs (1877-1969), Australia’s foremost children’s author and illustrator and best known today for her iconic story The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot & Cuddlepie. Located in Sydney’s Neutral Bay and now a house museum surrounded by delightful gardens, May Gibbs’ Nutcote is an enchanting venue to be enjoyed by everyone, all year round. Our garden is available for hire for weddings, children’s parties and other special occasions.

    Go wild in the city at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo and meet Australia’s most iconic native animals. Walk through iconic Australian habitats and encounter some of the most loved, feared and unique animals. Wonder at Australia’s largest snake, and become absorbed in the colourful, beautiful world of butterflies. Meet cute and cuddly koalas at Gum Tree Valley, or have your photo taken with them at Koala Encounters. Come face-to-face with Rex, our huge Saltwater Crocodile, in Kakadu Gorge, or lose yourself ... Read more in the Daintree Rainforest, home to the world’s most dangerous bird, the Southern Cassowary. Take a hop back in time with wallabies and wombats at Wallaby Cliffs and travel to Kangaroo Walk-About to walk amongst the kangaroos and wallabies. Then, open your eyes to the wonderful world after dark at Nightfall. WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo features interactive displays, inspiring and entertaining daily keeper talks and enhanced walk-through habitats including Koala Encounters, Kangaroo Walk-About and ...

    Do you dare feed Sydney’s largest crocodile at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo?

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

    Treat someone special to the encounter of a lifetime with a crocodile feeding experience at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo. This hands-on experience gives the fearless and adventurous the chance to prepare and feed Rex, our mammoth five metre, 700 kilogram Saltwater Crocodile! Find out how Rex came to live in Darling Harbour as well as what’s involved in caring for one of the largest crocs in Australia. The encounter also includes a Magic Memories photograph package as a memento of the experience. For best price guarantee please visit the website Where: WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, Aquarium Wharf, Darling Harbour Opening hours: Open 9:30am-7pm (last entry 6pm) Crocodile Feed Price: $100 per person including admission. Contact: 1-800-206-158 Crocodile Feed Price: $100 per person including admission.

    Zet ACTIVE health and wellbeing programs include: Power Yoga, Yoga Therapy, Partner Yoga, Family Yoga, Yoga 4 Kids, Kids Yoga Parties, School Yoga; and Mindfulness Meditation. All health and well-being programs are designed to empower and promote health and happiness for life! The school (includes childcare and daycare centres, preschools, primary, and secondary) yoga programs are designed to meet QLD PDHPE curriculm and early years frameworks. Unleash Your Full Potential with Zet ACTIVE ... Read more yoga one-on-one and group sessions by booking via this website or email. Namaste!

    Birrung Education provides group and individual tuition along with with preschool and school readiness classes. Our centre is warm and inviting with qualified, friendly staff. We work with students from preschool through to high school. Please contact us to learn more about our centre.

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    Wonderful Service

    09-10-2017 by Lola

    The teachers at Birrung are so kind and helpful. Rachelle was wonderful communicating from my first email and plenty more that followed. The teaching staff remain the same and my child loves attending. She wants me to work more so that she can attend more sessions each week!

    Preschool Group

    03-03-2014 by Sara

    Such a great way to support my twins in preparing for school. They are at long day care three days a week and don't get taught anything educational, which I get. Two mornings a week they attend Birrung and learn so much, they want to go there everyday! Thank you for your energy, passion and support. Highly recommend this place.

    Reading Support

    12-02-2014 by Jenny

    Jules worked 1:1 with our daughter for half an hour daily- she got her reading more in two months than two years at school! Thank You for bringing her not only up to speed but developing a love of books x

    We are one of Australia's leading youth organisations providing fun and safe activities for kids and their families. Martial arts classes, parents and kids playgroup, gym, boxing and arts classes and school holiday programs. We also have a youth space where kids, teens and their families can come to hang out, play pool and table tennis and watch tv. All ages are welcome and encouraged to attend. Annual membership is only $10 for children and $20 for adults. Once you are a member of one location, ... Read more you are a member across the whole state - 64 locations. We have a committee that meets once a month so if you are interested in joining, please get in touch. We also regularly take on new volunteers and student placement.

    Esteem Designz Program - is a comprehensive and targeted resource designed to champion girls (pre-teens to young adults) to know and be content and confident in their REAL identity and value, and see and encourage the value of others. Girls are equipped with key skills and tools to flourish in life – all through CREATIVITY. In a culture that dictates how girls should look, at, and live in order to be enough, many have lost their true sense of worth and identity. Esteem Designz aims to be ... Read more a solution to the ever-increasing issues and confronting pressures girls are facing, providing fun, interactive and meaningful Design Projects and activities to resource organisations and individuals to engage, equip and empower girls. The Design Projects are expressive and practical tools / coping strategies that the girls can continue to use throughout life. Each girl receives a beautifully packaged kit; ready to go and easy to use - which means all the work is done for you, and the Facilitator's ...