School Holidays

Winter school holidays are fast approaching. Have you considered enrolling your little ones in some Council-run FUN?
Council offers a range of activities and programs for the kids over the school holidays. From bushwalks to basketball, drama to dancing, painting to picnics, from stories to swimming, NAIDOC Week and everything in between – Sutherland Shire Council has something for every child!

NIDA Drama class at Sutherland Entertainment Centre

Visit our Entertainment Centre these holidays for NIDA Drama camps and see Opera Australia's 'By the Light of the Moon'

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Oodles of Vacation Care fun

Gamerz Bus, Bricks 4 Kids, cultural activites and an excursion to the circus feature as part of Council’s Vacation Care program at Miranda, Lucas Heights and Burraneer Bay. Bookings essential.

Visit the Vacation Care page.

Get Close to Nature with Bushcare

Scamper through the jungle and explore the beauty of Joseph Banks Native Gardens with Bushcare.

Visit Bushcare events page to book.

Jump and Bounce at Menai Indoor Sports

Keep the kids active these holidays at Menai Indoor Sports Centre. Basketball, Netball, and Acrobatic Fun will have the kids jumping, bouncing, and rolling around laughing.

Book now to join in the fun

Artistic Activities Hazelhurst Arts Centre

Hazelhurst's holiday program is packed with artistic activities for chidlren from 6 years to high school age. Plus the latest exhibition in the gallery and a Cafe for parents to relax at while the kids play.

Visit Hazelhurst

Splash about at our Leisure Centres

Visit Sutherland Shire Leisure Centres for Intensive learn to swim and fun and fitness holiday camps.

Visit the Leisure Centre page.

Full STEAM ahead at our Libraries

Join our Libraries as they celebrate all things to do with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths. See all the School holiday activities listed when they open for bookings on 17 June.

Visit our Library page.


Join us at this year’s NAIDOC event celebrating the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Enjoy traditional Aboriginal dance performances, art and craft stalls, a spear throwing tournament, a jumping castle, interactive animal displays and more.


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