Summer School Holiday Activities 2018

Wednesday 20 December 2017 to Friday 26 January 2018

Summer is almost here and that means that the summer school holidays are just around the corner!

We put a shout-out for all the awesome things that can help fill your summer school holiday break throughout the Greater Port Macquarie this December/January. This is what we’ve found so far, if there is anything else to add please let us know.

In the mean time, make sure you also check out our what’s on events calendar, as we add new events everyday and you never know, something cool could pop up at any moment!

School holiday activities

Summer school holiday activities in Greater Port Macquarie area include:

Frugal Forest

Come along to discover this creative and unique project that transitions landfill into a man-made forest. The frugal forest exhibition is located within Sea Acres Rainforest Centre, Port Macquarie.

Frugal Forest Exhibition

This creative project is an intricate and detailed forest installation entirely made from salvaged materials that were headed for landfill. You’ll see that nothing is wasted in this forest and all materials are creatively integrated. You’ll notice how exceptional this project is when we live in a world with dwindling resources and growing waste.

A team of artists, musicians, scientists, schools and communities across the Mid North Coast have come together to create this sensory wonderland. Over 1170 people have contributed to this project, from making leaf litter to designing massive palm trees and creating soundscapes and videos.

  • Friday 8 September 2017 to Wednesday 31 January 2018
    Time: 9:00am – 4:30pm
    Cost: $2 gold coin donation
    Ages:
    Location: Downstairs at Sea Acres Rainforest Centre Port Macquarie

School Holiday Workshops

Want something stimulating and fun for kids to do on school holidays? Come on a Frugal Forest adventure at Sea Acres! Kids will be taken on a guided forest tour, conduct a ‘trash treasure hunt’ and participate in a craft session where they will create forest elements from waste materials.

  • Thursday 4 January 2018, Tuesday 9 January 2018, Thursday 11 January 2018 + Tuesday 16 January 2018
    Time: 10:00am – 11:30am + 12:15pm – 1:45pm
    Cost: $9 per child
    Ages: 5 – 12 years
    Location: Sea Acres Rainforest Centre Port Macquarie

Bookings: Bookings through Sea Acres Rainforest Centre 02 6582 3355
More information: Frugal Arts


We hope you enjoy your Summer School Holidays in Greater Port Macquarie!


We’d appreciate your help in keeping this information up to date and in ensuring we have covered everything on Summer School Holiday Activities for 2018 in the Greater Port Macquarie area. If you have anything to add to this post, want to be include in future feature articles, want to write a review about any of the listings or feel a correction should be made, please contact us today, we’d love to hear from you!
Page last updated: Friday 10 November 2017

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