School Holiday Activities

City of Parramatta Council's Holiday Activities will once again provide plenty of fun filled activities for children. Art and cultural activities are on offer, plus children can be enrolled into a selection of great sporting programs.

Summer 2016-17 School Holidays Online Brochure

Enrolment


For your convenience most of our council activities have moved to an online enrolment system. Below are few easy to follow steps to help you through the process. If you’re still not sure how to register online, please call the Recreation Programs and Services team on (02) 9806 5130.

  1. Find the program you would like to enrol your children in and click the Register button.
  2. View the program details and then under quantity pick the number of children you would like to enrol in our program; proceed by clicking Register.
  3. Enter your information first, under the heading Ticket Buyer. Then for each child, you will need to complete the fields listed under Ticket Information.
  4. Once all fields with a red asterisk are completed, click Complete Registration at the bottom of the page.
  5. A confirmation page will appear once your registration has been successfully received. You will also receive a confirmation email.
Don't have internet access?

If you’d like to attend a program that requires an online registration, check out our offline options below. Please note: We will not take any phone registrations. For assistance enrolling online visit the following Council facilities:

Internet access is also available at all of our libraries, please be mindful that you may need to book a computer in advance.

If you need to cancel or change your enrolment, please contact the Recreation Programs and Services team on (02) 9806 5130 or email: recreation@parracity.nsw.gov.au. Due to popularity, all of our programs are likely to have waiting lists. To be fair to all, we ask that you give us notice if you won’t be attending on the day, so that we can offer the place to another child.

If less than 7 days notice is given, no refund under any circumstances will be available (if applicable).

Yes. Activities may be cancelled if insufficient enrolments are received or in the case of poor weather. If an activity has been cancelled, participants will be notified, and a refund (if applicable) will be issued. Please ensure contact details are correct on the enrolment form for this purpose.

Looking to advertise your company’s services within our school holiday guide? Approximately 12,000 copies are distributed to primary schools throughout the Parramatta local government area. In addition to this a database of over 1775 recipients are sent an electronic copy via email – your organisation could take advantage of this massive distribution list for just $150! To find out how to get involved please contact the Recreation Programs & Services team on 9806 5130 or recreation@parracity.nsw.gov.au

09Jan 2017 Experience Krav Maga Systems (6 to 12 years)
9th Jan 2017 10:00am-2:00pm

Use your situation, environment and natural instincts to your advantage at this martial arts workshop.

10Jan 2017 Jump on Board with Skateboarding (8 to 12 years)
10th Jan 2017 9:00am-11:00am

Come down to Don Moore Reserve and take advantage of Sydney's best skateboard coaches.

10Jan 2017 Paddle About (8 to 14 years)
10th Jan 2017 10:00am-12:00pm

Row boats and paddle boats on Lake Parramatta

11Jan 2017 Jump, Tumble and Swing @ YMCA Gymnastics (6 to 12 years)
11th Jan 2017 1:00pm-3:00pm

Join us at YMCA Epping for fun filled gymnastics classes these holidays!

12Jan 2017 YOGA 4 Kids School Holiday Workshop (4 to 12 years)
12th Jan 2017 10:00am-12:30pm

Kid’s yoga is very different to adult yoga! Kid’s yoga is loud, full of energy and creativity.

13Jan 2017 Learn to Dive (10 to 16 years)
13th Jan 2017 10:00am-12:00pm

Learn how to dive at Parramatta Swimming Cemtre

16Jan 2017 Painting Without Brushes (5 to 12 years)
16th Jan 2017 9:30am-2:30pm

Use everyday materials like straws, to explore how colours mix and change to create an abstract painting.

17Jan 2017 Collage, Pattern and Motion (5 to 12 years)
17th Jan 2017 9:30am-2:30pm

Learn to make a collage using natural materials such as seeds, beans and dry leaves.

17Jan 2017 Paddle About (8 to 14 years)
17th Jan 2017 10:00am-12:00pm

Use row boats and paddle boats at Lake Parramatta

18Jan 2017 T3 Australia's Soccer Skills Session (6 to 12 years)
18th Jan 2017 9:00am-11:00am

Learn the basics of soccer in a fun and friendly environment

18Jan 2017 Amazing Animal Illustrations (9 to 12 years)
18th Jan 2017 9:30am-12:30pm

Learn to draw a centaur and other fascinating creatures.

18Jan 2017 Jump, Tumble and Swing @ YMCA Gymnastics (6 to 12 years)
18th Jan 2017 1:00pm-3:00pm

Join us at YMCA Epping for fun filled gymnastics classes these holidays!

18Jan 2017 Lazin’ in the Shade (7 years and older)
18th Jan 2017 5:00pm-7:00pm

Join us in this unique nature sanctuary for some relaxing late afternoon nature based games, activities and a stroll in the bush

19Jan 2017 Junk Percussion (8 to 12 years)
19th Jan 2017 10:00am-11:30am

Grab a stick, shake a rattle and join our junk percussion band.

20Jan 2017 Cricket NSW Holiday Clinic (5 to 14 years)
20th Jan 2017 9:00am-11:00am

Come along and play Cricket in a fun and learning environment.

20Jan 2017 Learn to Dive (10 to 16 years)
20th Jan 2017 2:00pm-4:00pm

Learn to Dive at Parramatta Swimming Centre

23Jan 2017 Lazin’ by the Lake (7 years and older)
23rd Jan 2017 5:00pm-7:00pm

Join us by the lake in the cool of the evening for some nature based games, activities and a stroll by the water.

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Last updated on 01 Dec 2016