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Teen School Holiday Program

Activities are open to young people aged 12 to 18 years old. All participants must Live, Work or Study in the City of Glen Eira. Bookings open 9am Tuesday 15 June and close 5pm Monday 21 June. 

Bookings for activities are made online and places are limited.

Cooking Tutorial – ONLINE

Tuesday 29 June

Join us for a cosy cooking session – online! Cook along with us in the comfort of your own home.  Scratch that cooking itch, and learn some new recipes, tips and tricks to surprise your family this winter.

Zoom link supplied prior to the event.

Time: 10am to 12pm
What to bring:
Myki and water bottle
Location: Zoom

Workout and Mindfulness @ GESAC

Wednesday 30 June

Experience adrenaline and relaxation all in the same school holiday activity at GESAC! First, we’ll get your heart rate up with a sensory sporting experience in one of GESAC’s cycle studios. We’ll then slow down the pace and chill out with a mindfulness session. This activity is a great way to kick-start your holidays!

Please note: this activity may not be suitable for young people with sensory processing issues. 

Time: 12.30pm to 3pm
What to bring: activewear, change of clothes, towel, a snack and water bottle
Drop off/pick up location: Glen Eira Sports and Aquatic Centre (main entrance) 200 East Boundary Road, Bentleigh East 

Gaming @ Duncan Mackinnon     

Thursday 1 July

Come put your gaming skills to the test with some IRL multiplayer and the latest games on PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch with prizes to be won and PIZZA to be eaten!

Time: 9.30am to 12.30pm
What to bring: gaming spirit and a water bottle
Drop off/pick up location: Duncan Mackinnon Reserve (Netball Courts), Corner North and Murrumbeena Roads, Murrumbeena


Tuesday 6 July

What could be more classic than an afternoon filled with healthy competition?

TRIVIA ARVO has arrived, get yourself ready for an afternoon session of Q&A fit for your trivia dreams. Think that you are a Trivia aficionado? We dare you to join! This is no walk in the park. Roll up, and be swept up, in the classic Trivia ARVO.

Time: 3pm to 4.30pm
What to bring: pen and paper
Location: Zoom 

Sustainability Crafternoon

Wednesday 7 July 

Time: 1.30pm to 4.30pm 
What to bring: water bottle and clothes you don’t mind getting a bit messy
Drop off/pick up location: Bentleigh McKinnon Youth Centre (Higgins Road), Bentleigh

Movie @ Southland

Thursday 8 July

The school holiday classic is back, but this time it’s at Southland! Come enjoy a chilled-out time and watch a new release film. Please note that this start and end time is subject to movie timetabling.

Time: 12pm to 4.30pm
What to bring: Myki, snacks or money to purchase and water bottle
Drop off/pick up location: Bentleigh McKinnon Youth Centre (Higgins Road), Bentleigh

For further information please contact Glen Eira Youth Services on (03) 9524 3676 or email

Emergency contact number for all activities: 0466 865 968.

CovidSafe information

The running of all activities will be subject to current COVID-19 restrictions, as detailed by the Victorian State Government and Glen Eira City Council. In the event where an activity is unable to go ahead due to said restrictions, Youth Services will issue full refunds to ticket holders.

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