Holiday fun for kids

Each school holiday, Council organises a range of fun, exciting and budget-friendly activities for kids. Sessions are held at local libraries, the Gympie Regional Gallery and across the region.

Click here for the latest holiday fun guide 


This program is supported by funding from the Central Queensland, Wide Bay, Sunshine Coast PHN.  


Tell us what you want to do!

What fun holiday activities would you like to do in the future?

If you are a student or parent/guardian living in the Gympie region, please complete our quick survey to tell us your ideas!

 

Potential Holiday Fun providers

Can you or your organisation provide a fun, safe and enjoyable activity for children in the Gympie region during the school holidays?

If so, please tell us about your activity by completing our Potential Provider form.

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Summer Reading Club - Library - School holidays: 1 December 2018 to 25 January 2019

The Summer Reading Club is back at Gympie Regional Libraries. Discover the Curious Creatures hidden at your local public library. Let your imagination and creativity take you to fantastic worlds and spaces....

Fabulous Family Fun Day - Gallery - School holidays: 10 January 2019

Bring the family along to the FREE Prismatic Pachyderms exhibition by Sarah Larsen.

Hip-Hop Dance Workshop - Community - School holidays: 14 January 2019

Elements Collective are regarded as one of Australia's leading hip-hop dance companies.

Animal Lanterns - Gallery - School holidays: 15 January 2019

Bring the family and construct then decorate your own paper lantern.

Amazing Moths - Gallery - School holidays: 15 January 2019

Bring the family along and make an amazing moth design using a variety of artistic techniques.

Weaving Workshop - Gallery - School holidays: 16 January 2019

Bring the family along to the FREE workshop and create your own weaving to take home.

Wonderful Wall Hangings - Gallery - School holidays: 16 January 2019

Bring the family along and create a wall hanging story book inspired by exhibitions on view at the Gallery.

Learn to Surf - Community - School holidays: 17 January 2019

This is the perfect learn to surf experience for anyone! Covering all the basics from surf safety to catching waves.

Wire and Wool Sculpture - Gallery - School holidays: 17 January 2019

Bring the family along and construct a beautiful moth or butterfly with wire, colourful beads and wool.

Miniature Rainforests - Gallery - School holidays: 17 January 2019

Bring the family along to a two-part workshop and design a miniature rainforest landscape, by making clay animals and combining them with found materials.

Fun with Paint and Collage - Gallery - School holidays: 18 January 2019

Bring the family and create a design from looking at beautiful patterns and shapes on moth and butterfly wings.

Creative Clay - Gallery - School holidays: 18 January 2019

Bring the family along and be wonderfully creative by playing with fabulous textures in clay.

Holiday Craft Bar at Gympie - Library - School holidays: 21 January 2019 to 25 January 2019

Holiday Craft Bar Stop by the Gympie Civic Centre during January for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children aged 5-12 years and their carers. Gympie Civic Centre Weekdays...

Crazy Mosaic Collage - Gallery - School holidays: 22 January 2019

Bring the family and make a colourful elephant collage inspired by the wonderful and colourful exhibition on view.

Fabulous Painting - Gallery - School holidays: 22 January 2019

Bring the family along and enjoy the fun of painting in bright colours and patterns inspired by the wonderful and colourful exhibition on view.

Clay Elephants - Gallery - School holidays: 23 January 2019

Bring the family along and contruct a lovely clay elephant sculpture inspired by the wonderful and colourful exhibition on view.

Roald Dahl’s the BFG at Goomeri - Library - School holidays: 23 January 2019

Roald Dahl’s the BFG at Goomeri Join us for a fun-filled morning as we celebrate Roald Dahl’s the BFG with trivia and craft. Suitable for children aged 8-12 years. Bookings Essential Where: Goomeri Library...

Holiday Craft Bar at Tin Can Bay - Library - School holidays: 23 January 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Tin Can Bay Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch during January for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children aged 5-12 years and...

Mad Science at Gympie - Library - School holidays: 23 January 2019

Mad Science Watch the amazing chemical reactions in a fun science demonstration. Make your own slime for lots of ooey-gooey sticky fun. Ideal for children aged 6-12 years. Bookings Essential Where: Gympie...

Screen Printing - Gallery - School holidays: 23 January 2019

Bring the family along to a FREE event. Explore the use of ink and waxy crayons to make a symmetrical pattern, then apply screen printing techniques to finish your design.

Busy Little Creatures at Kilkivan - Library - School holidays: 23 January 2019

Busy Little Creatures at Kilkivan Join us for a fun and exciting craft activity as we explore the many different creepy crawly creatures found in the Children’s Book Week Nominee Busy Little Creatures...

Holiday Craft Bar at Rainbow Beach - Library - School holidays: 23 January 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Rainbow Beach Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch during January for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children aged 5-12 years and...

Beautiful Birds - Gallery - School holidays: 24 January 2019

Bring the family along and create your own bright and colourfully painted bird shapes and then add feathers to give them character.

Holiday Craft Bar at Kilkivan - Library - School holidays: 24 January 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Kilkivan Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch during January for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children aged 5-12 years and their...

Summer Reading Club Breakup Party @ Kilkivan - Library - School holidays: 24 January 2019

Summer Reading Club Breakup Party @ Kilkivan Join us to celebrate the 2018/2019 Summer Reading Club. Stay for a nibble and chat about the fun you have had over the holidays. Where: Kilkivan Library When:...

Summer Reading Club Breakup Party @ Rainbow Beach - Library - School holidays: 24 January 2019

Summer Reading Club Breakup Party @ Rainbow Beach Join us to celebrate the 2018/2019 Summer Reading Club. Stay for a nibble and chat about the fun you have had over the holidays. Where: Rainbow Beach Library...

Summer Reading Club Breakup Party @ Goomeri - Library - School holidays: 24 January 2019

Summer Reading Club Breakup Party @ Goomeri Join us to celebrate the 2018/2019 Summer Reading Club. Stay for a nibble and chat about the fun you have had over the holidays. Where: Goomeri Library When:...

Focus on Six - Gallery - School holidays: 25 January 2019

Bring the family along and use different six-sided shapes to create a dazzling design using paint, colour and templates.

Summer Reading Club Breakup Party @ Gympie - Library - School holidays: 25 January 2019

Summer Reading Club Breakup Party @ Gympie Join us to celebrate the 2018/2019 Summer Reading Club. Stay for a nibble and chat about the fun you have had over the holidays. Where: Gympie Civic Centre When:...

Summer Reading Club Breakup Party @ Tin Can Bay - Library - School holidays: 25 January 2019

Summer Reading Club Breakup Party @ Tin Can Bay Join us to celebrate the 2018/2019 Summer Reading Club. Stay for a nibble and chat about the fun you have had over the holidays. Where: Tin Can Bay Library...

Summer Reading Club Breakup Party @ Imbil - Library - School holidays: 25 January 2019

Summer Reading Club Breakup Party @ Imbil Join us to celebrate the 2018/2019 Summer Reading Club. Stay for a nibble and chat about the fun you have had over the holidays. Where: Imbil Library When: Friday...

Holiday Craft Bar at Goomeri - Library - School holidays: 25 January 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Goomeri Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch during January for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children aged 5-12 years and their...

Family Fun Tennis Night @ Kandanga - Community - School holidays: 25 January 2019

Come and join us for a FREE family fun night of tennis coaching clinics, giant games and BBQ.

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