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Beat the winter school holiday blues with fun galore at Kingston

20 June 2017

Don’t let the winter weather create boredom at home during the upcoming school holidays.

There’s plenty of fun and adventure on offer thanks to Kingston’s holiday activities at your local library, Waves Leisure Centres and Vacation Care programs run at four local schools.


Mayor David Eden said Council ran a host of holiday activities to help local families care for children during the school breaks.  “We’ll be beating the winter blues with plenty of fun and action. Come along for a range of fun, active, interesting holiday events suited for kids of all ages,” Cr Eden said.  


Vacation Care

Council runs school holiday Vacation Care at Bonbeach Primary, Dingley Primary, Moorabbin Primary and at Aspendale’s Yarrabah School.

Join us for exciting excursions – including trampolining, Luna Park, Enchanted Maze, Ice Skating and more – and a host of fun activities including a footy day, arts, animal visits, cooking, circus games, science experiments and a whole lot more.

See the full program of activities at


Waves Leisure Centre

Waves runs a range of school holiday activities including a Holiday Swim Intensive Program with daily swimming lessons, fun inflatable sessions and an aqua disco.
Find out more at

Kingston Libraries

Kingston Libraries runs a series of events and activities each school holidays including crafts, movies and more. Bookings essential, phone 1300 135 668 or at any Kingston Libraries branch.

Highlights include:

Minecraft Creative
Play Minecraft in creative mode Ages 8+
July 3 at Patterson Lakes Library
July 7 at Clarinda Library

Makerspace Book Bugs
Ages 5-8 4pm-5pm
July 11 at Chelsea & Parkdale Library
July 12 at Cheltenham Library
July 13 at Clarinda Library

Minecraft 3D Printing
Learn 3D printing & print your own Minecraft creation.
2pm-3pm Tuesday 4th July 2-3pm
Parkdale Library

Mini Scientists
Ages 4-6 (Adult required)
July 5 at Chelsea Library


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