Northern Beaches Mums Group
Northern Beaches Mums Group

Winter School Holiday Guide 2024

Winter is here! Along with the change in weather and temperature, it’s also time to organise activities over the winter school holidays.

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



Queenwood Tennis Centre

Winter Holiday Tennis Camp

Queenwood Tennis Centre is pleased to offer tennis camps during the upcoming school holidays.

The experienced team of enthusiastic coaches take the players through a variety of fun drills, games and activities designed to keep them active and improve their tennis skills. All coaches have WWC clearance and CPR/First Aid qualifications.

Choose from half days, full days or hitting squads/match play for advanced, competitive junior players. 

When:
Monday 1 July – Friday 5 July
Monday 8 July – Friday 12 July
Monday 15 July – Friday 19 July

Cost:
Full Day – $90*
Half Day – $65
*Discounts apply when booking 5 or more full days

Phone: 9452 2298
Email: Tennis@queenwood.nsw.edu.au
Website: https://mailchi.mp/queenwood/qtcholidaycamps
Location: 1110 Oxford Falls Road, Oxford Falls


Copper Creek Estate & Retreat

Do you fancy a winter get away with or without kids? Look no further than this Holiday accommodation in the heart of the Hunter Valley!

Copper Creek offers 3 boutique, beautiful and peaceful one-bedroom cabins; that is the perfect place to relax and unwind, while enjoying all that the Hunter Valley has to offer. The Hunter Valley is known for its wineries, gourmet food, and stunning scenery, making it an ideal destination for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday. 

This can be a perfect adult get away or few days entertaining the children in the school holidays.

The cabins are located just a short drive from some of the Hunter Valley’s most popular attractions. The Hunter Valley Zoo is right next door, where you can get up close and personal with a variety of animals, including meerkats, alligators, and a huge male white lion and his pride. The Hunter Valley Gardens are just a short drive away, where you can stroll through beautifully landscaped gardens and enjoy a variety of events and activities throughout the year.

If you are looking for a more active holiday, you can go horseback riding, hot air ballooning or even take a helicopter tour of the area. And of course, there are plenty of wineries to visit, where you can sample some of the region’s best wines.

Each cabin features a fully equipped kitchen, with a cosy living and dining area, as well as comfortable king size beds. You can enjoy your morning coffee placed amongst vines in your own private patio garden, while taking in the stunning views of the surrounding countryside. 

At the end of a busy day, the cabins are the perfect place to come back to and relax. You can cook up a delicious meal in the fully equipped kitchen, or head out to one of the many restaurants in the area. And with your very own fire pit, a peaceful setting and huge comfortable bed, you are sure to get a good night’s sleep.

Special offers are available for Northern Beaches Mums.

Couples midweek stay 
3 night for $449 (Monday – Thursday)
Wine and Late check out 

Families midweek stay
3 night for $700 (Monday -Thursday)
NO Holiday surcharge!

Couples weekend stay  
2 nights for $500 (Friday – Sunday)
Wine and Late check out 
Extra night $100

Ts & Cs: Dates available from 1st July to 1st December, subject to availability. Family cabin and accomodation is based on 2 adults and 2 children (shared bedroom).

Email: bookings@coppercreekretreat.com.au
Website: https://coppercreekestate.com.au
Facebook: Copper Creek Estate & Holiday Retreat 
Instagram: coppercreekestateretreat
Location: 96 Lomas Lane, Nulkaba


Project Performing Arts

Students can attend individual days or attend the full 4-day program.

BOOK NOW – LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE

  • $75.00 per day
  • $250.00 4-day program
  • 9am – 3pm daily

MONDAY 15TH  JULY
PERFORMING ARTS DAY: DANCE MUSICAL THEATRE – DRAMA – ACROBATICS AND CIRQUE/SILKS AND LYRA. A fabulous workshop for students to enjoy all aspects of the theatre.  portraying characters from film and theatre and exploring all aspects of Circus.

TUESDAY 16TH JULY
DANCE AND ACROBATICS: ADVANCE YOUR DANCE AND ACROBATICS (BEGINNERS AND ADVANCED LEVELS). A fantastic dance workshop for students who want to extend their training in technique, flexibility, kicks, turns, tricking and tumbling.

WEDNESDAY 17TH  JULY
DRAMA AND CIRQUE: A wonderful workshop for students to expand their confidence, collaboration, creativity and cooperation through acting and the joy of circus performing. 

THURSDAY 18TH JULY
DANCE AND ACROBATICS: ADVANCE YOUR DANCE AND ACROBATICS (BEGINNERS AND ADVANCED LEVELS). A fantastic dance workshop for students who want to extend their training in technique, flexibility, kicks, turns, tricking and tumbling.

Phone: 0402 726 676
Email: admin@projectperformingarts.com.au
Website: https://www.projectperformingarts.com.au
Facebook: Project Performing Arts 
Instagram: project.performingarts
Location: 24/14 Jubilee Avenue, Warriewood


Into the Wild Escapes

Escape city life for a few days and spend the school holidays in nature. Book an Into The Wild Escapes stay in regional NSW.

Roast marshmallows by the campfire, watch the starry night skies and explore to your heart’s content. These escapes allow kids to explore their creativity while discovering the endless bounds of nature around them, while you sit back and relax.

It’s the perfect time to reconnect as a family and spend time in the wild creating lasting memories. With an array of tiny homes, escape-distance from the Northern Beaches, it’s the perfect place to spend the holidays.

For Northern Beaches Mums, get 10% off your next stay*. Simply use code: NBMUM10 at checkout to redeem.

Into The Wild Escapes is a collection of 54 self-sustaining, off-grid tiny homes located in remote locations across Australia. Each tiny home is within easy “escape-distance” from cities and includes everything you need for a relaxing stay. Think luxe French linen, St Ali coffee, premium bath and kitchen products as well as outdoor fireplaces.

*T&Cs apply.

Email: reservations@intothewildescapes.com
Website: https://intothewildescapes.com
Facebook: Into The Wild Escapes
Instagram: in2thewild.aus


Camp Blue

Experience a unique and enriching Day Camp at Camp Blue, where they go beyond ordinary vacation care to create a dynamic and immersive environment for children to explore, learn and thrive.

The Day Camps are more than just a way to pass the time during school breaks; they are vibrant communities fostering a sense of belonging, personal development and pure enjoyment for every child.

Available for children in Kindy through to Year 9, the Camp Blue Manly program will be operating across two weeks these school holidays based out of Stella Maris College Benedict Campus. Combining the incredible facilities of Stella Maris with nearby Keirle Park, Lagoon Reserve and the iconic Manly Beach, the Camp Blue school holiday programs are diverse, unique and never boring!

Activities for Winter Camp include Basketball, Art, Just Dance, Cooking, Musical Production, Aussie Rules, Beach Games, Makerspace, Double Dutch, Difro Ball, Yoga and much more. All facilitated by the amazing team of staff amongst a supportive and vibrant atmosphere.

Standard daily hours are 8.30am – 5.00pm, with extended care available.

Check out the website to apply now!

Phone: 9400 9413
Email:
manly@campblue.com.au
Website: https://campblue.com.au/
Facebook: Camp Blue
Instagram: campblue


Modbod Kids

Keep your child active and busy these school holidays by choosing gymnastics at Modbod Kids. Learn new gymnastics skills, master our obstacle courses and mix it up with fun games & activities whilst meeting new friends and being looked after by our amazing coaches. 

The 3 main workshop offerings include:

  1. Full Day (9am – 3.15pm). Includes both half days below coupled with plenty of fun activities (adaptive for all ages and abilities).
  2. Half Day (9am – 12pm). Gymnastics Fun (recreational gymnastics suitable for all ability levels and newbies).
  3. Half Day (12.30pm – 3.30pm). Acro and Tumbling – provides a great balance between learning new skills and having fun!
  • Full day or half day options available
  • Drop off from 8.45am
  • No prior experience is required
  • 5 years and older are welcome
  • Bring your own snacks
  • Qualified coaches
  • Limited spots
  • Prepaid only (book and pay online)

Phone: 0425 317 981
Email: info@modbod.com.au
Website: https://modbod.com.au/programs/modbod-kids/
Facebook: Modbod Kids 
Instagram: modbodkids


Aussie Gems

Bring your child to an epic adventure at Aussie Gems July School Holiday Program 2024! 

SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM – $90 a day

Get ready for 7.5 hours of non-stop fun, no experience needed – the huge facility and awesome coaches provide your child with an unforgettable experience. Your children will rotate through various activities, including ninja, gymnastics, games, dance, tumbling and lots of trampoline PLUS make a craft to take home each day.

CHEER CAMPS – $90 a day

Keen to try Cheerleading or already a competitive Cheerleader? Cheer Camps are for you! 7.5 hours of Cheerleading, including stunting, dance, mini routines, and lots of tumbling PLUS make a peg or bow to take home.

Morning tea and lunch are provided for both School Holiday and Cheer Camps.

GF, vegetarian and allergy-safe food can also be provided just let them know!

HOLIDAY TUMBLING

Keep up your skills between terms, with fully accredited coaches ready to prepare your child for the following term!

Secure your spot in one class for $27 or book the entire week for only $80 (4 days).

BOOK NOW! LIMITED SPOTS!

Phone: 9451 5706
Email: info@aussiegems.com.au
Website: https://www.aussiegems.com.au/
Facebook: Aussie Gems Cheerleading, Aussie Gems Gymnastics and Aussie Gems DANCE   
Instagram: aussiegemscheer, aussiegemsgym and aussiegemsdance
Location: Unit 10, 25 Frenchs Forest Road East, Frenchs Forest. Located in Allambie Grove Business Park


Pittwater RSL

For the Love of Family FUN at Pittwater RSL

Join Pittwater RSL these school holidays for a spectacular lineup of family-friendly events! 

Experience the magical Outdoor Dining Domes offering a range of dining packages PLUS $20 kid’s menu.

Marvel at the creativity on display at the Brick Show, sing and dance along with Taylor and the Besties Tribute Concert. Head to The Deck for Funday Sunday July 7 offering exciting activities for kids of all ages. Experience a world of fun and entertainment in Funland, open every day and let your little ones play to their hearts’ content in Potter’s Playground, whilst you enjoy a break in the café. Book a table and enjoy delicious meals in one of the eateries. There’s something for everyone to enjoy and create lasting memories together.

Don’t miss out on the fun – visit the website for more details and to plan your visit. Let’s make these school holidays unforgettable!

Phone: 9997 3833
Email: reception@pittwaterrsl.com.au
Website: https://www.pittwaterrsl.com.au
Facebook: Pittwater RSL 
Instagram: pittwater_rsl
Location: 82 Mona Vale Road, Mona Vale


Toon Creations

Toon Creations is coming back to the Northern Beaches these winter school holidays.

If your kids love cartoons and drawing, then these interactive workshops are perfect for them! Ages 5- 12 (Yr K-6). No experience required!

Join for one or more of the following sessions (each day is different):

  • Tuesday 9th July / Tuesday 16th July – Allambie Heights Public Hall
  • Wednesday 10th July / Wednesday 17th July – Narrabeen Tramshed Hall 

Kids will learn to draw a variety of cartoon characters, from popular movies and books. They will also take their drawing abilities to the next level by drawing cute comics and learning different drawing tips and techniques.

PLUS, while the workshop is predominantly focused on drawing, there will also be fun games and activities throughout the day, so kids have fun from start to end!

Registrations now open – visit the website to find out more and book in quickly to secure a spot. Use the code Mums10 for a further 10% discount.

Email: info@tooncreations.net
Website: https://www.tooncreations.net/book-online
Facebook: Toon Creations
Instagram: tooncreations


You still have the chance to be a part of the
Winter School Holiday Activity Guide!

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

We are still accepting submissions for the guide. You can still be part of the other platforms including the website, Facebook, and Instagram. 

Click HERE to find out how.