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Spring school holiday fun in Whitehorse

31 Aug 2017

There is something to entertain all ages and interests at Council facilities these coming school holidays.

Whitehorse Councillor Andrew Munroe said Council-run facilities across the municipality had organised plenty of creative and exciting activities over the school break.

“Come along and try something new, explore bushlands, play sport, enjoy art and craft activities or be part of some great water play. Council is committed to giving families safe, engaging and educational opportunities each school holidays,” Cr Munroe said.

Highlights include:

  • Art and craft activities include those at Box Hill Community Arts Centre where there will be a Fun with Clay session, printmaking and All Day Art Day based on favourite children’s book Horrible Harriet by Leigh Hobbs.
    At Box Hill Community Arts Centre, phone 9895 8888 or visit www.bhcac.com.au/whats-on/school-holiday-program/
  • Aqualink Box Hill and Aqualink Nunawading are holding their popular Chill Zone programs. A range of aquatic activities to keep the kids entertained for hours. Participation is free with the standard cost of a child's entry fee.
    At Aqualink Box Hill, phone 9843 2900 and Aqualink Nunawading, phone 9878 4576 or visit www.aqualink.com.au
  • Golf fun at Morack Public Golf Course and Driving Range includes a junior golf tournament and golf classes for players six to 16 years olds of varying abilities.
    At Morack Public Golf Course and Driving Range, phone 9801 4479 or visit www.morackgolf.com.au
  • Council’s ParksWide School Holiday program offers three workshops – a Wildflower Wander, Images of the Bush using a range of art media, and Birds of the Bush.
    For more details, search “ParksWide Whitehorse” at www.eventbrite.com.au
  • Kelly Sports School Holiday program at Sportlink Vermont for children 4-12 years offers skill development and lots of fun.
    At Sportlink Vermont, www.sportlink.org.au/School-Holiday-Programs.html

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