Keep the kids active during the Spring School Holidays in and around Darwin.
As parents ourselves we understand the joys (and challenges) of school holidays. For working parents, this can be a real juggling act. Fortunately, there are so many amazing options for School Holiday Care, School Holiday Classes and School Holiday Camps available. For those who have time at home over the holidays, our advice is PLAN, PLAN, PLAN.
The School Holidays are a great time to try a new activity, learn new skills in an activity that they already love, get out and about, catch up with friends and visit somewhere new in and around Darwin, Katherine, Kakadu and Litchfield.
Our online directory is the perfect tool to search for fun and family friendly school holiday classes, activities and fun days out in your area.
Stem Camps with StemPunks (Online)
Your kids will learn 21st Century skills through coding, making robots, programming and game design by award-winning online teacher-led classes from Australia’s best STEM Education provider – STEM Punks. Online classes include Hunt for Pirate Treasure using Micro: bit coding, Code your own Game and Learn about Game Design with Roblox coding, Design a Future City using 3D Design & AR, Build your own Robot in 3D, & Build your own Space Base using 3D & AR OR choose the 5 Day Camp for a bundle discount!
Holiday Zoom-Sing! (Online)
STEAM Hackers (Online Classes)
Join the coolest online school holiday program around! Never before released sessions including Science, Robotics, Coding and so much more! Choose between daily or weekly sessions, on topics your kids will LOVE, like liquid nitrogen, Minecraft, Fire and Ice, Robotics, Coding and AI.
STEAM Hackers is the brainchild of two Australian award-winning businesses – Street Science and Junior Engineers.
STEAM Hackers was created to provide kids with the full STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths) experience with our team of highly engaging educators that have presented globally.
Darwin Waterfront Swimming Lagoon – Offering safe year-round swimming the Wave Lagoon is open daily and is a great spot to cool off, relax or ride a wave.
Darwin Waterfront Park – Waterfront Park located in the Darwin Waterfront Precinct is a fun rope playground designed for kids aged 2-8 years. The rope playground includes a slide, a rope course, tunnels, a mini climbing wall, a pod swing and a balance trail.
Royal Flying Doctor Service Tourist Facility – Enjoy a family day out at the exiting new Royal Flying Doctor Service Tourist Facility, located on Stokes Hill Wharf. Not only is the visit lots of fun, the kids will be learning without evening knowing!
Darwin ice Skating – Weekends and school holidays are always great times to go ice skating with great value family deals and special holiday package deals available.
Crocosaurus Cove is located in the heart of Darwin city, allows visitors a unique, up close and personal view of Australia’s iconic Saltwater Crocodiles.
The Discovery Centre is a fun and creative space for kids and families during the school holidays. There are free arts and craft activities and you can pull up a comfy bean bag and explore the children’s book and puzzle library or just enjoy a bit of quiet time out with your little ones.