School holiday programs

Inner West Council

Summer 2019 - School Holiday Program

Inner West Council runs a range of regular school holiday programs for 12–18 year olds. 

               Registrations for IWC youth programs on Eventbrite will be public on Thursday 13th December

               IWC Library registrations are now open on Eventbrite.

For further information please email jason.suplina@innerwest.nsw.gov.au or call on 93925757

School Holiday Programs

Click the services below to jump to their School Holiday Programs

Inner West Council

Glebe Youth Service

Marrickville Youth Resource Centre

Balmain PCYC (5 years to 13 years)

Marrickville PCYC (5 years to 13 years)

Glebe PCYC (5 years to 14 years)


Inner West Council

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Monday 7th January 10:00am – 2:00pm
Ages 12–18

Stop-Motion Film Workshop

  • Cost: $5
  • Venue: Ashfield Civic Centre - Activity room: TBC

Create and activate miniature worlds influenced by your favourite games, shows and characters in a one day stop motion animation workshop. Take your ideas and skills to the next level in this workshop that focuses on materials and form. Lunch provided.

REGISTRATIONS HERE

Tuesday 8th January 1:00pm – 4:00pm TBC
Ages 12–18

Mystery Movie

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Meet outside Hoyts - Broadway Shopping Centre

A mystery movie rated for 16 years and under hosted at Hoyts Cinema.

REGISTRATIONS HERE

Wednesday 9th January 10am - 11.30am
Ages 12–16

Miniature Book Necklaces

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Ashfield Library - 260 Liverpool Rd, Ashfield – Activity room 2

Are you a book lover? You’ll love these fashion accessories.

Register Here!


Young Adult Movie - Love, Simon

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue:Leichhardt Library, The Forum, 23 Norton Street, Leichhardt

Love, Simon centers on Simon Spier, a closeted gay high school boy who is forced to balance his friends, his family, and the blackmailer threatening to out him

Register Here

Friday 11th January 7:45pm - 11:00pm
Ages 12–18

Ice Skating - After Dark!

  • Cost:$15
  • Venue: Meet at Leichhardt Town Hall to catch the Council bus – 7:45pm

Glide through the disco lights at Macquarie Centres famous Ice Skating Rink! Bring dinner or money to buy it before skating!

Monday 14th January 10:30am - 3:00pm
Ages 12–18

Virtual Reality Film Making Workshop

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Marrickville Library Town Hall - 303 Marrickville Rd, Marrickville, NSW 2204

Combing the art of storytelling with the latest full-body VR technology will open the gate to your inner genius. Bring Lunch or Money to buy food.

Register Here

Tuesday 15th January 10:00am – 2:00pm
Ages 12–18

Pamper Day - Boost Workshop

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Leichhardt Town Hall - Supper Room

This workshop will teach practical life skills, beauty tips and a deep sense of self and value. Includes a fully catered lunch.

REGISTRATIONS HERE

Wednesday 16th January 1:00pm – 4:00pm TBC
Ages 12–18

Mystery Movie

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Meet outside Event - Burwood Westfield Shopping Centre

A mystery movie rated for 16 years and under hosted at Hoyts Cinema.

REGISTRATION HERE

Thursday 17th January 1pm to 5pm
Ages 16–24

Responsible Conduct of Gaming (RCG) Training - BOOST PROGRAM

  • Cost: $50
  • Venue: Leichhardt Town Hall - Supper Room

Essentially training for working in the hospitality industry. This course is run by CHP School of Hospitality. Participants receive a NSW RCG Photo Competency Card approved by the NSW Office of Liquor, Gaming & Racing. Bring a pen, note pad and photo ID. Lunch provided.

REGISTRATIONS HERE

Luna Park - After Dark!

  • Cost:$20
  • Venue: Meet at Leichhardt Town Hall to catch the Council bus – 5:30pm

Experience the wonders of Luna Park – After Dark! – Unlimited rides for the entire night. Bring dinner or money to buy it.

  REGISTRATIONS HERE

Play Writing Lab

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Marrickville Town Hall meeting room, Cnr Marrickville Rd and Petersham Rd

Experiment with characters, creative & explosive stories, and find out how plays are put together. This workshop is all about finding different ways into ideas – through acting and writing games, using photographs, improvising, and drawing on your own imagination.

Register Here

Wednesday 23rd January 10:30am – 12:00pm

Virtrual Reality Workshop - Paint in 3D Space

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Balmain Library - 370 Darling Street, Balmain

Participants will have a chance to try out new technology and immerse themselves in a new world via Virtual Reality.

Register Here

Young Adult Movie - Lady Bird (Rated M)

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue:Leichhardt Library, The Forum, 23 Norton Street, Leichhardt

Lady Bird is a coming-of-age story of a high-school senior and her turbulent relationship with her mother.

Register Here

Jewelry Making Workshop

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Leichhardt Library, The Forum, 23 Norton Street, Leichhardt

Participants will be able to design and create a basic necklace, bracelet, a ring or a pair of earrings from glass and plastic beads.

  Register Here

Glebe Youth Service

p 02 9552 2873
e info@glebeyouth.org.au
For after hour emergencies please call 0410 606 940

Download GYS Permission Slip  (DOC 35KB)


Drop-in at GYS

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Meet at GYS- 84 Glebe Point Road GLEBE NSW 2037

Victoria Park Swimming Pool

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Meet at GYS- 84 Glebe Point Road GLEBE NSW 2037

Drop-in at GYS

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Meet at GYS- 84 Glebe Point Road GLEBE NSW 2037

Victoria Park Swimming Pool

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Meet at GYS- 84 Glebe Point Road GLEBE NSW 2037

Drop-in at GYS

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Meet at GYS- 84 Glebe Point Road GLEBE NSW 2037

Download GYS Permission Slip Here (DOC 35KB)


    Marrickville Youth Resource Centre

    School Holiday Opening Hours: 9.30am to 5.30pm (Mon - Thurs), 9:00am to 5:00pm (Friday)

    23 Yabsley Ave (corner of Yabsley Ave & Northcote St.) Marrickville, NSW 2204

    02 9564 3222

    info@myrc.org.au

    www.myrc.org.au

    Registrations available through the website. 


    Drop-in BBQ at MYRC

    • Cost: Free
    • Venue: 23 Yabsley Ave  Marrickville

    Archery

    • Cost: $5
    • Venue: Meet at 23 Yabsley Ave  Marrickville

    Aqua Park

    • Cost:$5
    • Venue: Meet at 23 Yabsley Ave  Marrickville

    Surfing Lessons at Maroubra Beach

    • Cost: $5
    • Venue: Meet at 23 Yabsley Ave  Marrickville

    Skyzone

    • Cost:$5
    • Venue: Meet at 23 Yabsley Ave  Marrickville

    www.myrc.org.au



    Registration, Consent and Further Information

    • Registrations essential and conditions, limits and fees apply
    • Concessions apply for eligible parents/guardians
    • Parents/guardians must complete the registration and consent form below to register, select activities and provide consent for their child
    • Information regarding payments and conditions are located on this page or on the eventbrite page
    • All School Holiday Program activities are supervised by Inner West Council Council staff (Youth Workers)
    • Council staff will not wait longer than 15 minutes for late arrivals
    • Activities requiring transportation using Council's bus - participants will be transported from Leichhardt Town Hall to the activity location and then returned to Leichhardt Town Hall upon completion of the activity. For After Dark activities, participants living in the Leichhardt Ward or Balmain Ward of the Inner West Council Local Government Area may be dropped off home by the Council bus (see Inner West Council Local Government Area Ward Boundaries map). Participants living outside of these areas will be returned to Leichhardt Town Hall
    • Finish times for activities requiring transportation using Council's bus, are approximate times only for drop off at Leichhardt Town Hall
    • All School Holiday Program activities are subject to change
    • Outdoor activities are subject to environmental factors and may be postponed or cancelled at Council's discretion
    • Additional activity/venue specific forms may be required for some School Holiday Program activities. Where required, these forms will be emailed to parents/guardians
    • Participants are not permitted to leave a School Holiday Program activity until the completion of the activity unless consent outlining alternative arrangements is provided in writing by a parent/guardian
    • The information collected in the School Holiday Program registration and consent form is for Council use only. Council uses this information for the purpose of delivering and managing the School Holiday Program. This information is stored in a secure electronic record management system

    Further Information

    • For further information contact Council on 9392 5757

    Cancellations

    • To cancel a booking please use Eventbrite or contact Council on 9392 5757
    • No shows and/or cancellations with less than 24 hours notice, incur a fee (the full cost of the activity)
    • Cancellations with more than 24 hours notice do not incur a fee. Where a payment has been made, the payment is transferable to another activity/person.

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    Page last updated: 08 Jan 2019