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Autumn Teen School Holiday Program

Activities are open to young people aged 12 up to 18 years old with a connection to Glen Eira. Bookings open Monday 11 March at 9am and close Friday 22 March at 5pm.

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I came, I saw, I climbed

Tuesday 2 April

Reach new heights this season as we kick off school holidays with indoor rock climbing. Learn from the instructors at Hard Rock as they harness you up and show you the techniques of how to use your arms and legs to lunge from rock to rock. Chalk your hands up as you climb your own way to the top if you’re the ultimate thrill seeker. Heights not your thing? No worries, each participant will be able to create their own path on the rock trail and learn a new and exciting skill in the process.

Time: 1pm to 5pm
What to bring: water bottle, lunch, snacks and MYKI card
Drop off/Pick up: Bentleigh Library and Youth Hub, 161 Jasper Road, Bentleigh
Cost: $11 or Free for Health Care Card holders


The Amazing Race Melbourne

Wednesday 3 April

Inspired by the reality television show join us as we embark on an adventure in the city of Melbourne. Breaking into groups each participant must bring their thinking cap and teamwork skills as the chase and answer clue after clue. As you follow the trail of clues explore fun and engaging establishments and exhibitions that Melbourne has to offer. You may even come across a few surprises along the way.

Time: 10am to 5pm
What to bring: water bottle, active wear, lunch and MYKI card.
Drop off/Pick up: Bentleigh Library and Youth Hub, 161 Jasper Road, Bentleigh
Cost: $11 or Free for Health Care Card holders


Bubble Soccer and NERF Wars

Thursday 4 April

Fan of playing soccer? Have you played it in a bubble? Get ready for some fast-paced action with bubble soccer. Bubble soccer is a unique, fun, and energetic twist of the world game. Player’s strap into a protective bubble and battle it out on an inflatable arena to score goals. The battle doesn’t stop there though as you set up your platoon for NERF wars. Go head-to-head in a variety of challenges that will test your speed, accuracy, and strategy as team. Book now as this fun filled half day will be selling fast!

Time: 10am to 2pm
What to bring: water bottle, lunch, and snacks
Drop off/Pick up: Bentleigh Library and Youth Hub, 161 Jasper Road, Bentleigh 
Cost: $11 or Free for Health Care Card holders


Taco Tuesday Ft. Sport

Tuesday 9 April

Get your traditional Mexican fix these school holidays on our Taco Tuesday. Learn how to make your own taco and get the perfect balance of seasoning and flavour. Cheese? Sour cream? Guacamole? How about all three? Our junior chefs will cook the beef mince from scratch and get creative with their flavours and spice. The day doesn’t finish there as we will also be running a variety of fun and wacky sports and finishing the day with trivia.

Please note: 

  • Due to the potential risk of cross-contamination of wheat we are unable to provide gluten-free options.
  • We advise participants to bring clothes they aren’t afraid to get food on.

Time: 10am to 4pm
What to bring: Drink bottle, hat
Drop off/Pick up: Duncan Mackinnon Reserve, Corner North and Murrumbeena Road, Murrumbeena
Cost:$6 or Free for Health Care Card holders


Get Your Roll On!

Wednesday 10 April

Have a love for mythical worlds that have beasts, wizards, elves, orcs and more? Come down and meet our Dungeon Master as he takes you on an epic journey in which you uncover secrets, battle deadly foes, and find treasure. Dungeons and Dragons is a role-playing interactive tabletop game that will have you immersed in its story filled with monsters and intrigue. The adventure will continue after as we get some fresh air and play lawn bowls. Lawn bowls is a fun and engaging activity for all ages, whether you’re a beginner, advance or haven’t even heard of it you will have fun.

Time: 10am to 5pm
What to bring: water bottle, lunch, snacks and hat
Drop off/Pick up: Bentleigh Library and Youth Hub, 161 Jasper Road, Bentleigh 
Cost: $11 or Free for Health Care Card holders


Half a Day on the Green

Thursday 11 April

These school holidays we are going a step up from mini golf. Join us as we make our way around the green on an 18-hole golf course. Get familiar with your 5 iron and test your judgement of distance and try to avoid the sand pit as your skills will be put to the test. Experienced golfer or just looking for a new hobby? Golf welcomes all and you are guaranteed to have fun and you may even encounter some birdlife you don’t see in indoor mini golf.

Time: 10am to 2pm
What to bring: water bottle, lunch, snacks and hat
Where: Bentleigh Library and Youth Hub, 161 Jasper Road, Bentleigh
Cost: $6 or Free for Health Care Card holders


For further information, please contact Glen Eira Youth Services on (03) 9524 3676 or email youthservices@gleneira.vic.gov.au

Bookings for activities are made online and places are limited.

Online bookings

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