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Whether you want to boost your reading skills, learn about gardens, or discover your inner Picasso, there's loads to do during the school holidays. 


Wollongong Botanic Garden

Take part in a treasure hunt and craft activities, and enjoy a live garden show. For more information and details visit Botanic Garden website or call (02) 4227 7667.

Just so you know, you're best to enter the ​Bo​tanic Garden through the Madoline St, Gwynneville, entrance.

Wollongong Art Gallery

The Gallery isn't just a place to check out some terrific artwork. You can also sign up to one of their popular workshops and get crafty. Call (02) 4227 8500, or visit the Gallery's website for more details.


There's loads of free fun happening at a library near you, including crafts, stories and more. Bookings are essential for holiday activities, so check the Library website or drop in to your nearest branch for details.

Wollongong City Centre

Visiting the centre of Wollongong? Find out about great free events on our City Centre website.

Wollongong Youth Centre

For details of drop-in hours and great school holiday activities, visit the Youth Centre's Facebook page. Activities are free for young people 12-18 years, are fully supervised, and are drug and alcohol free. For more information call (02) 4226 5969.


Leisure Centres

Work off some excess energy at Council's leisure centres. There are two - Beaton Park Leisure Centre in Gwynneville and Lakeside Leisure Centre in Kanahooka. For details of activities on offer during the school holidays, call (02) 4227 7755 or visit the Leisure Centres website.​

Merrigong Theatre Company

If your child's a born performer, check out the great programs on offer from Merrigong Theatre Company. For details visit their website or call (02) 4224 5999.

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