Big Day Out September 28th Big Day Out September 28th
Indoor Sports at The Rings Indoor Sports at The Rings
Coder Dojo at Realm Coder Dojo at Realm

School Holiday Activities

September/October School Holidays

23rd September to 8th October 2017


Each term break, Maroondah City Council and the Youth Services team run School Holiday Activities for young people aged 10-25, as well as providing information on activities happening around the Maroondah Region.

Here's what's on these holidays...


Big Day Out @ EV's

EV's Youth Centre opens its doors for a day to young people aged 11-14. Acces to heaps of board games, video games, arts & crafts, group activities, a pool table, a movie, free WiFi and lunch is provided.

When: Thursday 28th September 11am - 3pm

Where: 212 Mt Dandenong Rd, Croydon

Cost: FREE

No bookings are necessary but to RSVP your child's attendance, email Brian at Youth Services on or call 9294 5704.


Indoor Sports @ The Rings

The Rings Indoor Sports Stadium in Ringwood offers a school holiday program for children up to the age of 12. Offering netball, basketball, soccer and multi-sports prorgrams. There are prizes, giveaways, team games, skills coaching and more. Bookings are essential.

Cost: Various Prices

When: All days during the school holidays

Where: 362 - 378 Canterbury Road, Ringwood

Visit their website


Coder Dojo @ Realm

A coding and robotics club aimed at children aged 7-17, Coder Dojo is a free, fun community f young people who learn to code. They also learn the concepts of computer programming to encourage interest, exploration and understanding of technology.

Cost: FREE

When: Saturday 7th October 11am - 1pm

Where: Realm, 179 Maroondah Hwy, Ringwood

Bookings are essential and this activity is likely to fill up fast (only 10 spaces available per session). Register your child here.


Garden in a Box @ Realm: Workshop with artist Clare James

Young people will design and build their own sculptural garden using watercolour paint, fabric, plant specimens and modelling clay. Tour of the current Edna Walling exhibition will help kids get inspired to create their own art. 

Cost: $18 

When: Thursday 28th September 10:30am - 12:30pm 

           Thursday 5th October 10:30am - 12:30pm

Where: Artspace at Realm, 179 Maroondah Hwy, Ringwood 

Bookings can be made online via this site. 


Active Activities Website 

Directory of local activities for kids and teens during the school holidays. Search by postcode or suburb.

Cost: Free to Various Prices

Visit their website.