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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Movies in the Park - Basmati Blues - Movies in the Park: 23 May 2019

Join us for the FREE event, Movies in the Park - Basmati Blues

Art Stars - Gallery - Kids Activities: 1 June 2019

Bring the kids to fun and exciting art sessions designed for children who like to get creative.

Art Play - Gallery - Kids Activities: 7 June 2019

Creative play session designed for littlies aged 2-4 years.

Queen of Hearts Croquet Challenge at Goomeri - Library - School holidays: 1 July 2019

Queen of Hearts Croquet Challenge at Goomeri Do you think you have what it takes to beat the Queen of Hearts at her favourite game? Come along and join us for fun activities and games. Suitable for children...

Holiday Craft Bar at Tin Can Bay - Library - School holidays: 1 July 2019 to 5 July 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Tin Can Bay Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch between Monday 1 July and Friday 12 July for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children...

Monster Madness at Gympie - Library - School holidays: 1 July 2019

Monster Madness at Gympie Come along and join in the games, activities, stories and fun as we celebrate Andy Lee’s amazing picture book series Do Not Open This Book. Suitable for children aged 5-8 years....

Holiday Craft Bar at Gympie - Library - School holidays: 1 July 2019 to 5 July 2019

Holiday Craft Bar Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch between Monday 1 July and Friday 12 July for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children aged 5-12...

Holiday Craft Bar at Imbil - Library - School holidays: 2 July 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Imbil Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch between Monday 1 July and Friday 12 July for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children...

70 years of Noddy at Kilkivan - Library - School holidays: 2 July 2019

70 years of Noddy at Kilkivan Celebrate 70 wonderful years of Enid Blyton’s Noddy with Suitable for children aged 5-8 years. Bookings essential. Where: Kilkivan Library When: Tuesday 2 July Time: 2pm-3pm...

Writing Magic with Karen Foxlee - Library - School holidays: 3 July 2019

Writing Magic with Karen Foxlee Join Karen Foxlee as she takes you through the basics of magic world building, character creation and the essential ingredients of giving heart and soul to your magical...

LittleBits at Imbil - Library - School holidays: 3 July 2019

LittleBits at Imbil Use these simple circuit components to create mini machines and inventions while learning about the basic elements of circuitry. Suitable for children aged 8-12 years. Bookings essential....

Florette’s Mini Garden at Kilkivan - Library - School holidays: 4 July 2019

Florette’s Mini Garden at Kilkivan When Mae’s family moves to a new home in the city, she wishes she could bring her garden with her. When Mae arrives at her new home she decides to set up a new garden....

Holiday Craft Bar at Kilkivan - Library - School holidays: 4 July 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Kilkivan Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch between Monday 1 July and Friday 12 July for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children...

MakeyMakey at Goomeri - Library - School holidays: 4 July 2019

MakeyMakey at Goomeri Join us and learn how everyday objects can be turned into touchpads that can be used to control games and animations. Suitable for children aged 8-12 years. Bookings essential. Where:...

Monster Madness at Tin Can Bay - Library - School holidays: 4 July 2019

Monster Madness at Tin Can Bay Come along and join in the games, activities, stories and fun as we celebrate Andy Lee’s amazing picture book series Do Not Open This Book. Suitable for children aged 5-8...

Art Play - Gallery - Kids Activities: 5 July 2019

Creative play session designed for littlies aged 2-4 years.

Bath Bombs and Soap at Tin Can Bay - Library - School holidays: 5 July 2019

Bath Bombs and Soap at Tin Can Bay Join us to make your own customized bath bombs and soap. Ages 12 and up. Bookings essential. Where: Tin Can Bay Library When: Friday 5 July Time: 10am-11am Click here...

Queen of Hearts Croquet Challenge at Gympie - Library - School holidays: 5 July 2019

Queen of Hearts Croquet Challenge at Gympie Do you think you have what it takes to beat the Queen of Hearts at her favourite game? Come along and join us for fun activities and games. Suitable for children...

LittleBits at Rainbow Beach - Library - School holidays: 5 July 2019

LittleBits at Rainbow Beach Use these simple circuit components to create mini machines and inventions while learning about the basic elements of circuitry. Suitable for children aged 8-12 years. Bookings...

Holiday Craft Bar at Goomeri - Library - School holidays: 5 July 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Goomeri Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch between Monday 1 July and Friday 12 July for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children...

70 years of Noddy at Gympie - Library - School holidays: 6 July 2019

70 years of Noddy at Gympie Celebrate 70 wonderful years of Enid Blyton’s Noddy with Suitable for children aged 5-8 years. Bookings essential. Where: Gympie Library When: Saturday 6 July Time: 10am – 11am...

Art Stars - Gallery - Kids Activities: 6 July 2019

Bring the kids to fun and exciting art sessions designed for children who like to get creative.

Queen of Hearts Croquet Challenge at Rainbow Beach - Library - School holidays: 7 July 2019

Queen of Hearts Croquet Challenge at Rainbow Beach Do you think you have what it takes to beat the Queen of Hearts at her favourite game? Come along and join us for fun activities and games. Suitable for...

Holiday Craft Bar at Tin Can Bay - Library - School holidays: 8 July 2019 to 15 July 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Tin Can Bay Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch between Monday 1 July and Friday 12 July for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children...

Holiday Craft Bar at Gympie - Library - School holidays: 8 July 2019 to 12 July 2019

Holiday Craft Bar Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch between Monday 1 July and Friday 12 July for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children aged 5-12...

LittleBits at Gympie - Library - School holidays: 8 July 2019

LittleBits at Gympie Use these simple circuit components to create mini machines and inventions while learning about the basic elements of circuitry. Suitable for children aged 8-12 years. Bookings essential....

Holiday Craft Bar at Imbil - Library - School holidays: 9 July 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Imbil Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch between Monday 1 July and Friday 12 July for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children...

Monster Madness at Goomeri - Library - School holidays: 9 July 2019

Monster Madness at Goomeri Come along and join in the games, activities, stories and fun as we celebrate Andy Lee’s amazing picture book series Do Not Open This Book. Suitable for children aged 5-8 years....

Bath Bombs and Soap at Kilkivan - Library - School holidays: 9 July 2019

Bath Bombs and Soap at Kilkivan Join us to make your own customized bath bombs and soap. Ages 12 and up. Bookings essential. Where: Kilkivan Library When: Tuesday 9 July Time: 2pm-3pm Click here to book...

Florette’s Mini Garden at Gympie - Library - School holidays: 10 July 2019

Florette’s Mini Garden at Gympie When Mae’s family moves to a new home in the city, she wishes she could bring her garden with her. When Mae arrives at her new home she decides to set up a new garden....

MakeyMakey at Gympie - Library - School holidays: 10 July 2019

MakeyMakey at Gympie Join us and learn how everyday objects can be turned into touchpads that can be used to control games and animations. Suitable for children aged 8-12 years. Bookings essential. Where:...

Holiday Craft Bar at Rainbow Beach - Library - School holidays: 10 July 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Rainbow Beach Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch between Monday 1 July and Friday 12 July for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children...

70 years of Noddy at Rainbow Beach - Library - School holidays: 11 July 2019

70 years of Noddy at Rainbow Beach Celebrate 70 wonderful years of Enid Blyton’s Noddy with Suitable for children aged 5-8 years. Bookings essential. Where: Rainbow Beach Library When: Thursday 11 July...

Holiday Craft Bar at Kilkivan - Library - School holidays: 11 July 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Kilkivan Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch between Monday 1 July and Friday 12 July for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children...

Florette’s Mini Garden at Tin Can Bay - Library - School holidays: 11 July 2019

Florette’s Mini Garden at Tin Can Bay When Mae’s family moves to a new home in the city, she wishes she could bring her garden with her. When Mae arrives at her new home she decides to set up a new garden....

Bath Bombs and Soap at Gympie - Library - School holidays: 12 July 2019

Bath Bombs and Soap at Gympie Join us to make your own customized bath bombs and soap. Ages 12 and up. Bookings essential. Where: Gympie Library When: Friday 12 July Time: 11am – 12noon Click here to book...

MakeyMakey at Imbil - Library - School holidays: 12 July 2019

MakeyMakey at Imbil Join us and learn how everyday objects can be turned into touchpads that can be used to control games and animations. Suitable for children aged 8-12 years. Bookings essential. Where:...

Holiday Craft Bar at Goomeri - Library - School holidays: 12 July 2019

Holiday Craft Bar at Goomeri Stop by the children’s area at your local library branch between Monday 1 July and Friday 12 July for free craft activities during the school holidays. Suitable for children...

Mission: Black Ops - Library - School holidays: 13 July 2019

Mission: Black Ops Join us for a fun evening family friendly event at Nelson Reserve. Build and launch luminescent rockets and watch them glow as they fly up to 60 metres into the night sky! Please BYO...

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