School Holiday Ideas in Adelaide
The School Holidays have started and there are so many fun things to do in Adelaide with your kids. Take a look at the list to guide you in choosing, and we hope that it will offer interesting suggestions for a fun filled family time during the school break.
School Holiday Programs – Sports Camps
During this school holiday, the Australian Sports Camps(ASC) have scheduled three days sports camp programs for Basketball, Football, Soccer and Netball in Adelaide. They will be held starting Saturday, 8 July - Sunday, 23 July 2007 from 9am - 3pm.
The ASC, as one of the leader in sports coaching camps, have been providing services to Australian children aged 6 – 16 for more than 33 years now. Joining this program will help your kids improve their skills in sports, learn teamwork, making new friends, developing sportsmanship and a chance to meet their sporting idols from the leading athletes and state players.
Children will be grouped according to their age, sex and skill level, while having the same coach for the entire camp, ensuring that coaches will know them individually and work on improving their students skills. So that they will receive a top level of coaching, guest sports stars or specialist coaches also attend daily to run specific sessions with the kids.
At the end of the camp, each children will receive a camp certificate with photograph and a complete written assessment report.
To find out more about the camp go to Australian Sports Camps(ASC) website.
It’s Back! Bigger and Better – Winter Wonderland
For those who like ice skating, better clean up the skates and head to Moseley Square with your family or friends this July. The Winter Wonderland is back with an additional fun, try sliding down on the 25m–length ice slide with a Toboggan. It is under the first all glass domed marquee in Adelaide, so no matter which weather comes, hail, rain or shine, whether morning or night it will still be open for fun.
Winter Wonderland accepts school and group bookings for private hire on your school outing or next corporate function.
- 10.00 am – 8.00 pm on Sunday – Thursday
- 10.00 am – 9.30 pm on Friday & Saturday
Hourly skating sessions starts at 10 am; 11:30 am; 1:00 pm; 2:30 pm; 4:00 pm; 5:30 pm; 7:00 pm.
And, every night of Friday & Saturday there is an additional 1 hour and 30 minutes skate session for those who can’t make it earlier.
To rent Toboggan slides: 1 slide for $4 | 3 slides for $10
- $10 for Children age 2 – 14 years
- $15 for 15 years old and up
- $35 for Family ( 3 children and 1 Adult or 2 adults and 2 children)
- $5.00 for Skating aide (penguins)
Online bookings will have an extra charge of 50 cents / ticket and credit card processing fee will have a 1.5% plus GST.
For all bookings and enquiries, go to City of Holdfast Bay site.
Play School Live in Concert – Prince of Bears
Your children’s all-time popular television show “Play School Concerts” is coming to perform and delight your children for a live concert in your town. This concert will feature songs to join in with, stories to listen and games to engage kids in loads of audience participation. Like with the television show, everything in the concert is carefully paced intended for the young audiences.
The title of the show is “Prince of Bears”. This Prince of Bears has his royal crown, his royal cloak but doesn’t have his royal castle. So he sets out for a quest, to find his own royal castle. And on his journey, he meet friends Jemima, Humpty, Little Ted and some of the Play School toys along the way. Kids be ready to sing along, dance, hop or jump for joy through a fun filled variety of songs, nursery rhymes and stories.
The real stars of the show – the Play School toys will be led by two Play School presenters – Abi Tucker and Teo Gebert presenters of the Adelaide tour.
South Australian Play School Concert Dates & Locations:
- Friday 11 – Monday 14 August: Norwood Concert Hall @ 175 The Parade, Norwood
- Wednesday 16 August: Evanston Park – STARplex @ 18-20 Alexander ave, Evanston Park
- Thursday 17 August: Murray Bridge Town Hall @ 13-17 Bridge Street , Murray Bridge
- Friday 18 August: Pedare Christian College @ 2-30 Surrey Farm Dr, Golden Grove
- Saturday 19 August: Henley High School @ Cudmore Tce, Henley Beach
- Sunday 20 August: Marion – Westminster School @ 1 Alison Ave, Marion
Tickets are now available for $19.80, under 12 months of age are free.
Make sure your kids don’t miss the chance to watch live in concert their all time favourite television show that is coming to town. For further information and all enquiries, visit the Kids Promotions website.
FREE “Come 'n Try” days by Simply Football
Simply Football in Adelaide is leading the way in Soccer and Futsal Academies. They offer the students an opportunity to develop a love of the game in soccer, no matter what their ability. Teaching them in a suitable pace and building on their current skill level through a low coach to student ratio scheme. And also, on their program of teaching are children basics, and fundamental skills, which is an essential development in achieving a healthy lifestyle physically, emotionally – a positive attitude and generally being a humble sportsperson.
Simply Football is again offering their program FREE Come 'n Try days at the beginning of every term.
For football enthusiast parents, here is the chance for your kids to be discovered. There will be a FREE “Come 'n Try” clinics of Simply Football for Kinderkick, ages 2-4 years old and Futsal, for ages 4 – 11 years old in Mega Courts at Albert St., Windsor Gardens.
- Futsal – Saturday 29 July 2017 @ 9.30am – 10.30 am
- Kinderkick – Friday 4 August 2017 @ 10am – 10.40am
See Simply Football website for booking and all enquiries.
If you are planning in going to any of these events with family, relatives or friends, then Travel Safe Bus Hire is the perfect partner for your group transportation. Travel Safe Bus hire are the professionals for bus hire and coach charter in the Adelaide area.