School Holiday Programs and Activities Winter 2023

There are heaps of Perth school holiday activities and programs to keep the kids busy in the school holidays and give the parents a rest too! No more "Mum I'm bored", these great school holiday activities and programs and will wear them out and give you a must deserved break too. Book your kids in on a program now, as places are often limited.

School Holiday Adventures

Hey Caddy - Mini Golf

Hey Caddy at Balcatta offers customers an immersive round the world experience, all while staying local.

From the beaches of Bora Bora to the Great Wall of China, this miniature version of golf can be enjoyed by the whole family. The 18-hole indoor mini golf course, has a number of creative and fun obstacles, making the game entertaining and challenging for all ages.

Our venue also offers a delicious selection of food and drinks, which encompasses all the ingredients for a fun day out.
With the help of our caddies, we can also arrange events like birthday parties, corporate events, or other social gatherings.

Check out xGolf Balcatta's School Holiday Schedule here

Golf Simulator

Step Up for MSWA

Nothing strengthens family bonds quite like making a difference for others – just ask the O’Brien’s!

The family of five have committed to Step Up for MSWA at the June 25 event, where they will take on Perth’s tallest building – Central Park – together. 

With four challenges to suit all ages (6+) and fitness levels, it is the perfect family day out, where every stepper makes a difference for West Australians living with neurological conditions.

Over the past 15 years, 12,200 climbers have raised $2.3 million for the cause – imagine what we can achieve with your help.

Sign up now at

Step Up WA 23

Coding & Game/App Design Programs


Let Code Camp inspire your children to get creative with technology these holidays, learn some valuable new skills, have fun and make new friends. With a wide range of programs and online camps available, there really is something for everyone. Choose from beginner to advanced coding camps, stop-motion animation, DJing, video production and so much more!

What's New? Code Camp is launching a brand-new Minecraft Engineers program for Winter. Kids will love this exciting blend of engineering and creativity within the wonderful world of Minecraft! Plus a brand-new Design Camp for kids with an eye for design. Over three days your child can learn design fundamentals, fashion design, interior design and more!

Roblox Legends, a game design camp, has been incredibly popular since it launched over summer and Code Camp is bringing it back for the Winter holidays. Plus Jurassic World and Minions camps return; code your own Jurassic World or Minions game (for kids 7-12 years) or create an animated stop-motion movie starring your favourite dinosaurs or Minions characters (for kids 5-7 years).

Find a Camp Near You!

Code Camp Winter Holidays

Code Kids School Holiday Camps

Codekids are the pioneer in Years 1-12 children coding, programming, robotics and STEM education: providing students with a structured program that facilitates a steady, continuous progression of students’ coding, design, engineering and communication skills.

Codekids students study programming fundamentals, computational thinking, creative and game design through Scratch, Minecraft, Roblox and Robotics courses. The competency of these courses is used to tackle a more complex text-based programming subjects, such as our Python, JavaScript and Game Development & competition courses.

By understanding coding and other important skills, students will have the necessary skills to be future innovative decision-makers, technology creators, and entrepreneurs in the digital world. These skills are also highly regarded by the top global universities and future employers.

For more info, please visit the website

Find more Kids School Holiday Coding Programs here

School Holiday Performances

Blue Back by Spare Parts

Join Spare Parts Puppet Theatre for a captivating journey into the underwater world of Blueback, adapted from Tim Winton's beloved book. Immerse yourself in the magic of puppetry and follow Abel Jackson, a young boy, as he forms a bond with a giant groper named Blueback and uncovers the significance of preserving our precious marine ecosystem. This production brings to life a vivid underwater garden with exquisitely crafted puppets.

When: July 1 to 15 – 10am, 1pm & 6:30pm

Where: Ellie Eaton Theatre, Gate 1, Claremont Showground

Suitable for kids aged 5+

Book your tickets now at

Blue Back Performance Spare Parts Theatre

School Holiday Fishing Programs

The Fishing School

The Fishing School is back again for the Easter School Holidays.

Beginners Fishing Classes are being held at Point Walter and The Marina Mindarie on various days between 11 April - 19 April 2023.

Classes are for kids aged 6 years+ (kids 6-8 years must be supervised by a guardian and all times). Beginners classes cover conservation, knot tying, rig building, casting, baiting and fishing and cost $35 per child.

Find more information and book your child's place at

School Holiday Acting / Dance Programs

Divergent Studios Class

If your child or teen has a passion for performing, or wants the chance to find their voice in a welcoming, supportive environment, Divergent Studios classes are for you.

At Divergent Studios, your child will be empowered to build confidence, express themselves and learn how to bring stories to life on stage and screen.

Founded by Matt, an Autistic actor and advocate for neurodiversity and inclusion in the arts, Divergent Studios provides inclusive and diverse safe spaces for everyone.

Run by experienced teachers and supported by neurodivergent facilitators, Divergent Studios classes are designed to ensure everyone feels welcomed.

One of this term’s students said “the classes help me with anxiety and I always feel safe when I am in them.”

And if you’ve harboured a secret desire to tread the boards, sizzle on screen or just have fun trying something new, you’re in luck – they have classes for adults too!

Book a free trial class or sign up today.

For a 10% discount on next term’s classes, sign up and enter code AROUNDPERTH at the website here -

School Holiday Lego Programs

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School Holiday Art Programs

The Art Space Collective

Let the kids release their creativity this school holidays with various art workshops for kids from 6 years old. Places are limited to so book their place at Read the Kids Around Perth Review Art Space Collective Review here.

Find more Kids School Holiday Art Programs here

School Holiday Music / Singing Programs

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School Holiday Nature Programs

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School Holiday Sailing Programs

Learn to Sail or Windsurf with RPYC

Royal Perth Yacht Club are once again offering our April School Holidays Kids Learn to Sail Courses – Tackers! 

Tackers is a fun introductory, games-based sailing program designed for kids aged 7-12 years-old. Kids don’t need to have any sailing experience or club membership to participate. 

We have two courses available for three dates, Tackers One and Tackers Two. Tackers One is all about having fun on the water, making new friends, and having fun! Tackers Two focuses on the development of beginner sailing skills. 

For more information please visit our website!

School Holiday Sailing Programs

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School Holiday Swimming Programs

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School Holiday Theatre / Acting Programs

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School Holiday Vacation Care Programs

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We make every effort to ensure all this information is up to date but should be used as a guide only. Events do get cancelled or changed and venues can close without notice. Always follow the links provided for up to date information on an event or activity. If you know of a change or cancellation we've missed then please contact us to let us know.