Life with kids in Sydney's Inner West
Life with kids in Sydney's Inner West

School Holiday Guide

Spring 2020

Spring is in the air and that means the holidays aren’t far away! We’ve got some amazing school holiday options for you – lots of new, fabulous offerings that the kids might enjoy! Try something new these holidays and support a local business that’s been doing it tough at the same time, it’s win-win!

Claire & Lisa

PS. There’s free stuff at the end 😉

It is your INNER WEST… with kids

What’s happening ONLINE these holidays?
Spring is in the air, grab the scooters!
There are some great tracks to explore!
FREE ideas for the holidays
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Is it time for a movie?

Welcome to our new WEBSITE!

We have worked so hard on developing our new site! It’s gorgeous and easy to use. You can leave comments on our listings too so we’d love to hear from you. We look forward to expanding our events too (once they start to appear again).
The School Holidays page has a calendar so you can search for a particular day you need an activity for, alternatively use the list view and search by activity, age or suburb!
We hope you love it as much as we do! Tell us what you think or leave a comment on a particular page!
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What’s On for Kids this Spring

Art Est Spring 2020
Art Est. have created another fantastic school holiday program for all ages.
There are over 70 classes to choose from including pottery, painting, drawing, and cartooning.
Go for one class, or stay the day!
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“We Learn, We Build, We Play” .. sounds like a recipe for success!
These incredibly popular LEGO and robotic workshops are back for the Spring. Boys and girls aged 5-11 will find a workshop here that captures their imagination.
Workshops are running in Balmain, Ashfield, Leichhardt and Olympic Park. Grab your place NOW!
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Jump StART Youth Theatre are running workshops in person but also online this Spring. There’s a workshop for every age from K-12!

Kids in K-2 might fancy themselves as Pirates and Mermaids or those in years 3-6 can explore Myths and Legends. Then there’s Would I Lie to You? for those in years 7-9 to perfect the art of the unprepared through theatre sport games and activities. Sounds like a blast to us!

Early bird discounts end September 12! Book now!
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Artspark Studio are offering sewing and art workshops this Spring. Full day sewing classes are always popular and every day they make a different project! Artmaking Fun with Little Kids is a great option for the 3-5 age group. There’s also Illustration, Painting and the very cool What You Can do with Paper? There’s so much creativity on offer at Artspark Studio this Spring!
Check the website for details & to book your spot!
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Ignite a love of lifelong learning through fun, not fear. Leap into Literacy have an amazing online offering these school holidays!
The online programs are PhD designed reading and writing classes that help increase your child’s confidence and create a lifelong love of literacy.
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Let’s get the kids sewing and crafting! Choose from block printing, weaving, sewing machine 101, sewing bum bags and teen sewing days! 
These workshops cater for all abilities from beginners to those that have sewn before – The kids will love their creations!
Ninja Warrior Holidays
Get the kids outdoors and active these holidays – these 3 hour programs are suitable for kids aged 5 to 11 years old who love SPORTS or FITNESS games and are looking for a fun holiday sports day with friends.
All the fun happens at Ashfield Park – choose from Ninja warrior, Mini Olympics or the Gecko Teens program
Four Seasons Tennis
Learn to play tennis during the school holidays.
It is a week of outdoor exercise, social interaction and maximum participation in co-operative games with kids of similar ages and interests. Not a screen or mouse in sight, but there is laughter, sweat and the chance for kids to improve and prove themselves.
Full or half day camps are available.
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Shed your winter woollies & step outside to join Drawn To Seeing. These holidays there will be Foliage Forms & Collage, Curious Characters, Feathered Friends, Magnifying Glasses & a special 12+ Workshop, where you’ll Learn all about Line!
Check the website for descriptions & to book your spot!
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These holidays BKs gymnastics are running programs that suit all ages and abilities from basic beginners to regular gymnasts.
Full and half day programs are available!
Book by 19th September for 10% off!
ATYP Workshops 3-6b
ATYP are offering high quality drama classes led by professional performing artist tutors. In the Spring school holidays young people from Kindy to Yr 12 will make new friends, learn about performing, gain confidence and importantly have lots of fun in a safe, inspiring environment.
This much loved book and film releases nationally on September 17.
We’ve got a link to some downloadable activity sheets, thanks to the guys at Studiocanal.
There’s a very cool outdoor activity sheet, an origami butterfly to make (paper supplied!) and a word game activity sheet also.
Download them now for free! 

Enjoy your SPRING break everyone! Keep checking back, we’ll be constantly updating the site with all the free, fun and fabulous activities we can find.