There are lots of things to do with children in the holidays. If you know of any other activities please let us know.
Run by the Hobart City Council, Bush Kids programs are designed for specific age groups from 2-10 years and include a variety of exciting nature based activities for kids attending with a parent or guardian. All programs cost $5 per child.
Double Helix Club
Join in the science fun and games with a range of great holiday activities at CSIRO's Double Helix Science Club. Check out what is happening this holiday at their website.
36 Church St North Hobart. 6233 7889
Gymnastics & Sports
Various places run a variety of sporting or gymnastic programmes for all ages. These include:
Bridgewater PCYC Green Point Road, Bridgewater. 6263 5277
Hobart Gymnastics Academy 27-29 Hurst St Bridgewater. 6263 3460
Hobart PCYC 300 Liverpool Street, Hobart. 6230 2246 Vacation Program
Hobart YMCA 8a Constance Ave, Glenorchy 6272 8077
Kingborough Sports Centre Kingston View Drive, Kingston 6211 8262 Vacation Program
Police Academy Youth Club Rokeby Police Academy, Mill Point Road, Rokeby. 6230 2832
Hobart Aquatic Centre
Davies Street, Domain, Hobart. Phone 6222 6999
The Aquatic Centre runs holiday activities. During the June 2012 holidays they will run SPLASH, 4 - 15 June, Weekdays 11.30am - 3.30pm. Normal entry fees apply or Family ticket $20. *excludes public holidays. SPLASH has floating inflatables for the kids including a giant slide, obstacle course, and the log runner! Email or phone for details.
Royal Botanical Gardens
Usually has Holiday Activities. Contact the Learning and Community Engagement unit on 6236 3086 or by email at: email@example.com for more details. You might also find details on their website.
Intencity Hobart is the home of fun, games and prizes! Video games, Skill Testers, Group Bookings, $ 15 unlimited play Super Sessions and kids birthday parties we have it all!
Mention this website and receive free vouchers!! This includes a buy one get one free game pass, a buy one get one free to our super sessions and a two free party guests pass. $55 of value for free all for mentioning you saw us on Hobart Kidz.
181 Collins Street, Hobart Tas 7000, Phone 6231 4028, Email Website
Maritime Museum Summer Holiday Program
Learn to Draw class:
Day 1 Monday 6th and Day 2 Tuesday 7th October 10.00-11.30. Recommended ages 9-12.
Over two days artist Louis Rodway takes young artists a step further, building on skills of drawing, observation and creative thinking to tell a story through pictures.
Cost: $5.00 per family.
Place: Maritime Museum of Tasmania, Cnr. Argyle and Davey Streets Hobart.
Places are limited, so please call us on 6234 1427 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to make a booking. Kids need to be accompanied by a guardian.
Stomp Fitness is a new Tasmanian owned & operated exergaming gym that is family-friendly and encourages parents and their children to workout together.
Exergaming is a combination of video gaming and exercise. The result is a fun, interactive game that promotes physical fitness for all ages.
During school holidays we'll be running daily group fitness aimed at families of school-aged children.
Level 1, 69 Liverpool Street Hobart. Phone 0439 771 183
GLAM-A-THONG School Holiday Workshops
Get ready for flip flop fun as you create your own pair of glam-a-thongs.
Style HQ, Upper Level, Eastlands
Thursday 2nd to Saturday 4th October 2014
Thursday 9th to Saturday 11th October 2014
Cost $5 with proceeds from every pair going to Variety, the children's charity.