School Holidays

The Mosman Youth Winter Holiday Program 2024 is open for bookings. See below for details and registration.

Drop In, relax and enjoy our flexible school holiday program! Bring along some mates to share the vibes with activities, our usual drop-in space, cooking and more. This program is for high school aged young people and students in year 6 with specific workshops and activities available on certain days and our usual drop in will be open throughout the period. 

 

Register to reserve your spot. Program allows drop-ins during opening hours, however activity/workshop places are not guaranteed without registration. Please email youth@mosman.nsw.gov.au for any booking changes or you will forfeit remaining registrations for no-shows. 

 

July 2024 WEEK ONE

Mon 8 July - Mini-Olympics Day

Drop In 11am - 5pm | Activity 12pm - 1.30pm @ Allan Border Oval. Free to join
Get ready for some friendly competition at Mosman Youth's Mini-Olympics! We'll have basketball, soccer, and more. The fun starts at 12pm sharp at Allan Border Oval. Bring your water bottle, hat, sunscreen, and wear your country's colors! Major prizes and medals are up for grabs, so come with friends or join a team on the day. Don't miss out!

Tue 9 July - Beyond The Gloves

Drop In 11am - 5pm | Workshop 11:30am - 1pm @ Mosman Youth Centre. Free to join
Join us at for LocalKinds award-winning workshop run by Coach and Manly Woman of the Year Georgie Furze at this exciting boxing mentoring session. Georgie is bringing back her awesome workshop to the centre – build resilience, confidence and practical skills. Registration Required

Wed 10 July - Aunty Time

Drop In 11am - 5pm | Workshop 1:30pm - 3pm @ Mosman Youth Centre. Free to join
Celebrate NAIDOC Week and immerse yourself in a space of warmth and connection with Aunty Time, a unique workshops led by Aunty Suzie and Aunty Caroline as part of the Gai-mariagal Festival. These sessions are all about forming meaningful connections, inclusion, and having a yarn with our wonderful Aunties. Free pizza included for all participants. Registration Required.

Thu 11 July - Marbling Workshop

Drop In 11am - 5pm | Workshop 12pm - 1:30pm @ Mosman Youth Centre. Free to join
Get ready to dive into the colorful chaos of our Marble Art Workshop! Using a fun, hands-on technique, you'll create unique marble masterpieces while embracing the theme of "Letting Go" and "Going with the Flow." Expect a messy, vibrant adventure, so wear something you don’t mind getting splashed with creativity! Spaces are limited, so don’t forget to register and secure your spot for this exciting, one-of-a-kind art experience. Registration Required.

Fri 12 July - Drop In Console Comp

Drop In 11am - 5pm | Activity 12pm - 3pm @ Mosman Youth Centre. Free to join
Gear up for a gaming showdown at Mosman Youth Centre! Brace yourself for the Console Clash competition from 12pm, where gaming prowess takes centre stage. Console champions, this event is your chance to conquer digital realms and claim victory. Grab your controllers, dive into the pixelated adventures, and let the gaming frenzy begin! Register for your place!

July 2024 WEEK TWO

Mon 15 July - Rhythmic Movement Workshop
Drop In 11am - 5pm | Workshop 12 - 1:30pm @ Mosman Youth Centre. Free to join

Get ready for an action-packed day at MultiSports Day! Led by expert coaches, this program promises a day filled with teamwork, skill-building, and loads of fun. Remember to bring a hat and water bottle – sunscreen will be provided. We'll be meeting at the Youth Centre and then heading over the Allan Border Oval. Don't miss out!

Tuesday 16 July - Baking Day

Drop In 11am - 5pm | Baking 12pm - 2pm @ Mosman Youth Centre. Free to join
Today we’ll be making our own dough from scratch making some fresh bread and tasty delights. From 12pm we’ll be learning some basic cooking skills and you’ll get to enjoy the fruits of your labour. Afternoon Tea Provided. Please register so that we have enough ingredients to go around.

Wednesday 17 July - Smartphone Photography Workshop

Drop In 11am - 5pm | Comp 1-3pm @ Mosman Youth Centre. Free to join
Join the team from Photo Workshop Australia and learn how to master your smartphone camera with essential techniques like focusing, exposure control, and composition, then dive into image processing and personalisation tips. Capture uplifting moments during a photo walk and submit your best shots to the NSW Health Youth "Need a Lift?" photography competition for a chance to win amazing prizes! Registration Required

Thrusday 18 July - Koori Kinnections Bushfood Workshop

Drop In 11am - 5pm | Workshop 1:30pm - 3:30pm @ Mosman Youth Centre. Free to join
Indulge in the taste of Australia's native bush foods at our Bushfood Cooking Workshop with Koori Kinnections! Join us from 1:30 – 3:30pm for this hands-on culinary experience where we will make Johnny Cakes, Native Fruit Jam and Wattle Seed cream. A perfect afternoon tea for you to savour after learning from our great facilitator Trent. Registration is a must! Don't miss out on this cultural and flavourful adventure. Afternoon Tea Provided. Registration Required 

Friday 19 July - Movies & Pizza Afternoon

Drop In 12pm - 7pm | Movies from 3:30pm @ Mosman Youth Centre. Free to join
Enjoy a double feature on the large ProWise screen from 3:30pm, including free pizza and popcorn for all to enjoy! The centre will be open from 12pm and we will wrap up our second movie by 7pm. Grab a beanbag, relax and get stuck into some a couple fun movies (voted on by the group!). Afternoon Tea Provided – register so we know how much pizza to order! 

Our school holiday programs are facilitated and supervised by youth workers, with trained facilitators. All external facilitators require a cleared Working with Children Check and to adhere to Council’s Child Safety Policy. Please wear comfortable clothing and enclosed shoes in the centre. We have light snacks available to purchase however we recommend bringing along lunch each day, or be prepared to venture out to purchase lunch. 

 

Our programs are “Drop-In” in nature, meaning participants can come and go as they please. Young people will be supervised when participating in programs while at the Youth Centre, however a young person may decide to leave centre at any time and Council does not take responsibility for young people once they have left the centre.


As this is a free program, it is important that you advise staff by emailing youth@mosman.nsw.gov.au if you are no longer able to attend any activities you have registered for so that spaces can be made available for other young people. No shows without prior notification will have all remaining activity registrations forfeited.