Northern Beaches Mums Group
Northern Beaches Mums Group

Autumn School Holiday Guide 2021

Autumn is here. The sun rises and sets as if on fast-forward and before winter comes let’s enjoy the autumn breeze.

We have partnered with local Northern Beaches businesses to deliver you this list of activities available over the Autumn School Holidays. These activities are always VERY popular, so make sure you book quickly!

Northern Beaches Council Vacation Care

Come join the action-packed school holiday program this Autumn!

The centres in Cromer, North Curl Curl, Forestville, and Manly Vale are tailor-made for primary school-aged kids. 

Their COVID-safe program includes walking excursions to nearby parks and playgrounds, a visit from Taronga Zoo animals, science experiments, billy cart creations, treasure hunts and much more!

Find out more today.

7.30am – 6pm weekdays
Tuesday 6th April – Friday 16th April at all centres
Plus Monday 19th April at Cromer
$76 per day (Child Care Subsidy available)

Phone: 9942 2312

I Can Read

Looking for a holiday activity that your children will love, while expanding their knowledge?

Join I Can Read, Dee Why for exceptional holiday programmes:

I CAN READ PRELIMINARY – for children aged 4 to 5 years

Ensure your child is fully prepared and ready to start Kindergarten with gusto.

CREATIVE WRITING – for children aged 8 to 13 years

For fledgling writers, this course will first of all encourage your child to put pen to paper in creative ways.

SPEECH & DRAMA – for children aged 5 to 7 years

As well as being great fun, speech and drama lessons are really important for your child. Building confidence in speech and drama will help your child acquire communication skills that will last a lifetime.

SHAKESPEARE – for children aged 8 to 13 years

A great way to experience the joy of Shakespeare in easy to understand language.

WRITING WELL – for children aged 8 to 13 years

Perfect the skills of writing with structured and creative composition techniques.

PUBLIC SPEAKING – for children aged 8 to 13 years

A practical approach to public speaking that will improve communication skills create a solid foundation for confident speaking.

Programmes run 2 hours per day for 1 week, commencing 12th April 2021. Morning or afternoon sessions available.

To register your interest and check availability, email or call Amanda on 9972 1419 or complete the registration form on the website

Phone: 9972 1419
Facebook: I Can Read System AUSTRALIA
Location: 1/16 Fisher Road, Dee Why

C.A.P.A. Academy

The best school holiday workshops on the Northern Beaches.

Enjoy the Autumn holidays by attending 5 fantastic workshops at C.A.P.A Academy in Warriewood.

Students enjoy a variety of performing arts workshops, (dance, acting, singing and acrobatics) in a friendly professional environment.

Qualified teachers and industry specialists instruct excellent workshops in state of the art secure facilities.

Limited numbers per day. Students are able to attend individual days or receive a discount on the full 5-day program.

Fee: $75.00 per day or $350.00 for 5 days.

CAPA Academy accept Creative Kids Vouchers towards workshops.

Time: 9am – 3pm daily 
Age groups: 5 – 12 years

Monday 12th April: Performing Arts Workshop. 
A great day to enjoy all the genres of performing arts, dance, acting, singing and acrobatics.

Tuesday 13th April: Dance Workshop. 
Enjoy the day learning the latest techniques, skills progressions, in the genres of hip hop, jazz/funk, lyrical and musical theatre.

Wednesday 14th April: Drama/Acting Workshop. 
Students explore all aspects of drama: improvisation, characterisation, scripts, role play and perform scenes.

Thursday 15th April: Musical Theatre/Singing Workshop. 
Students have the opportunity to play different characters from iconic Broadway shows and Hollywood shows.

Friday 16th April: Performing Arts Workshop. 
A great day enjoying all the genres of performing arts, dance, acting, singing and acrobatics.

CAPA Academy is a registered COVID-19 safe business.

Phone: 0402 726 676 
Location: Unit 24/14 Jubilee Avenue, Warriewood

Motiv8sports Northern Beaches

Get together with a team of 4 mates and join Motiv8sports for the coolest 4 on 4 football (soccer) tournament on the planet!

Make no mistake, this is not a coaching clinic involving monotonous drills and skills… 

Their 4 on 4 event is a tournament designed for kids to express themselves in a competitive environment. They leave the sideline noise and technical coaching to the football experts and provide a tournament for kids to be kids. They are experts in running events that entertain, inspire and Motiv8 kids to compete.

At an FSL tournament the kids are the heroes in a parent free environment. Their coaching team officiate, motivate and provide guidance… no drills, no skills, no repetition – just fun competition.

Date: Wednesday 14th April
Age: 3 divisions – JNR 6/7 | ELITE 8/9 | PRO 10/11
Time: 8.30am – 4.00pm
Cost: $70 per player. Includes full day 8.30am – 4.00pm, custom team uniform (jersey and shorts), trophies and prizes.

Phone: 0402 281 842
Location: Passmore Reserve, Manly Vale

NRMA Sydney Lakeside Holiday Park

With the school holidays right around the corner, it’s time to book your family getaway and discover what a difference away makes.

Enjoy a holiday by the water with NRMA Sydney Lakeside Holiday Park situated on the edge of Narrabeen lake and beach.

The kids can enjoy a range of facilities including waterpark, playground, recreation room plus school holiday activities. Or why not enjoy to the fresh air with fishing, kayaking, swimming, or surfing.

Whether you prefer to relax in a cabin or set up camp under the stars on a site, they have plenty of accommodation options to suit your needs.

Book your stay today.

Phone: 1800 008 845
Facebook: NRMA Sydney Lakeside Holiday Park
Location: 38 Lake Park Road, North Narrabeen

Voyager Tennis Academy

Voyager Multi-Sport & Tennis Holiday Camps 

Join for a full day of active fun over the Easter school holidays at either the multi-sports or tennis camps based in North Manly. 

  • From $49 per day includes sports activities  
  • FREE early & afternoon supervision   
  • Full week & daily bookings available  
  • Multi-Sports: Tennis, Soccer, Basketball, Cricket, Dodge-ball, Hockey, Volleyball, T-Ball and European Handball. All equipment is provided.
  • Tennis camp: Experienced, qualified HotShots and Performance coaches 

Phone: 9938 1831
Location: Warringah Recreation Centre, Corner of Pittwater and Kentwell Road, North Manly

Aussie Gems Cheerleading & Gymnastics

Take your child on a fun adventure at the Aussie Gems Autumn School Holiday Program 2021! The best way to enjoy and learn at the same time.

  • 5 years and older are welcome
  • Qualified Coaches
  • Morning tea & lunch provided (GF/Vegetarian available)
  • 8 hours of non-stop fun
  • All types of activities including Ninja / Parkour, Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Basketball, free play and a different craft activity to take home
  • Easter Special activity
  • Limited Spots
  • Prepaid Only

Phone: 9451 5706
Facebook: Aussie Gems Gymnastics and Aussie Gems Cheerleading
Instagram: aussiegemsgym and aussiegemscheer
Location: Unit 10, 25 Frenchs Forest Road East, Frenchs Forest. Located in Allambie Grove Business Park.

Camp Kedron

Junior-Highers Camp

Come and experience the magic of camp. Leave your phone and computer behind – this is a week of FUN, FRIENDSHIPS and ADVENTURE. 

Activities include: sports, team challenges, swimming, bush-walks, campfire, excursions, archery & rock-climbing, craft, outdoor rec, drama, movie night, Bible chats, board games, delicious food + lots more. 

FOR: Highschoolers in Years 7 – 9 
DATES: 11th – 16th April
COST: $250 (includes all meals, accommodation and activities) 

BOOK ONLINE at or call for more information.   

Phone: 0492 901 678
Location: Ingleside

St Ives Shopping Village

Kids Computer Coding

Ages: 6 – 12 years
Cost: $15 per child (includes a free cup cake)

Kids create their own computer game using SCRATCH in a 2 hour coding workshop.

Monday 12th April: 9.30am – 11.30am & 12pm – 2pm
Tuesday 13th April: 9.30am – 11.30am & 12pm – 2pm
Wednesday 14th April: 9.30am – 11.30am & 12pm – 2pm

To book tickets, head to their website.

Phone: 8422 4009
Facebook: St Ives Shopping Village
Instagram: stivesvillage
Location: 166 Mona Vale Road, St Ives

Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club

Welcome to the Alfred’s Kids Holiday Camp!

The Autumn Kids Holiday Camp (7 – 12yrs) will focus on fun with games on the water, adventure, fundamental boat handling skills and essential safety knowledge.

The aim when delivering this program is to ensure the children are safe, confident and comfortable when on the water sailing with their friends.

Predominantly the course will be delivered in the fleet of Optimists with the opportunity to jump on Hobie Wave catamarans and Elliott 7 keelboats, allowing the group to try a range of different sailing vessels!

All courses are delivered by Australian Sailing (AS) accredited instructors. Camp information is online, otherwise contact RPAYC to assist with any questions you may have. They look forward to taking you out on the water.

Phone: 9998 3700
Facebook: Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club – RPAYC
Location: 16 Mitala Street, Newport

Little Sun Studio

Creative School Holiday Workshops

Join the April Creative School Holiday Program held at the beautiful Kamaroi School in Belrose.

Dates for the April Program will be held Monday 12th – Friday 16th April. 

Drawing inspiration from nature children will collect, imagine and create through a variety of fun, immersive creative activities.  

  • Art and soulful crafts for ages 6 – 13years
  • Inspired by nature & imaginative play
  • Encouraging skill based learning 
  • Emphasis on unique creative expression 
  • Taught by experienced artists 


Phone: 0416 846 101
Facebook: Kamaroi School
Instagram: and kamaroischool
Location: Kamaroi School, 220 Forest Way, Belrose

Modbod Kids

These Easter Holidays Workshops are a great way for the kids to keep active, learn new skills and have plenty of fun!

All workshops are just 3 hours in duration, providing the perfect amount of time for the kids (ages 5 to 14) to burn off some excess energy and allow you time to get some work done.

The 3 main workshop offerings include:
1. Gymnastics Fun 
2. Acro & Tumbling
3. Strength, Handstands & Movement

No prior experience is required for any of these workshops! The coaches will do their best to tailor exercises to the individual’s ability and ensure there is a good balance between structured learning, games and fun

Phone: 0425 317 981
Facebook: Modbod Kids
Instagram: modbodkids
Location: Unit 3-4/ 21 Orlando Road, Cromer

Academy of Acrobatics & Gymnastics International

Start here go anywhere. Gymnastics helps your child develop skills for life. These holiday camps are the perfect place to start!

  • Ages 4+ 
  • Half & Full day options
  • Multi Day booking discount
  • Small group sizes
  • Easy online booking
  • Qualified coaches
  • Lots of fun & games for everyone

Phone: 9938 2017
Facebook: Academy of Acrobatics and Gymnastics International
Instagram: aagigym
Location: 5a/106 Old Pittwater Road, Brookvale

Goodwin’s Tennis Academy

Keep your kids active over the Easter school holidays & book them in for tennis camps! It’s a great way to have fun while learning a sport they can play for life.

  • Ages 4 & up welcome
  • Experienced, qualified coaches
  • Hot Shots tennis
  • Full week & daily bookings available
  • FREE before & after camp care
  • FREE McDonald’s lunch each Friday
  • Lots of fun & prizes to be won!

Phone: 9979 6772 / 0410 523 726
Facebook: Goodwin’s Tennis Academy
Location: Mona Vale Tennis Club, Kitchener Park, Mona Vale


NumberWorks’nWords Dee Why and Mona Vale are once again running an Easter Holiday Program!

This is a great way to get a step ahead before NAPLAN in Term 2! The program will run in the 2nd week of the school holidays.

When: Tuesday 13th April, Wednesday 14th April and Thursday 15th April
Times: 10am – 12.10pm and/or 1pm – 3.10pm

Sessions are 2 hours. For best results, it is recommended to attend all days, but you may choose selected days. Places are limited and will be filled on a first come, first served basis.

Maths or English

Whether you want to focus on English, maths or a little of both…. the choice is yours. All sessions are catered to the individual.

New students will require an assessment prior – please click on the link provided to request your free assessment:

Phone: Dee Why – 9982 4859 | Mona Vale – 9979 5476
Email: Dee Why – | Mona Vale –
Facebook: NumberWorks’nWords Maths and English Tuition

You still have the chance to be a part of the
Autumn School Holiday Guide 2021!

The Autumn School Holiday Guide is the perfect guide to showcase your business and activities!

We are still accepting submissions for the guide at a discounted price (as you have missed the special edition newsletter). But you can still be part of the other platforms including the website, Facebook and Instagram. 

Click here to find out how.