Keep the kids entertained these Spring school holidays

Published on 27 September 2022

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Making plans for the Spring school holidays? There are heaps of exciting activities at our fav facilities across the region for kids to enjoy.

Free Outdoor School Holiday Activities

Pilates in the Park
Dates and Times:
Wednesday, 5 October 2022
11:00am - 12:00pm

Voyager Park
Owen Street, Huskisson NSW 2540

Pilates is a floor style class that utilises exercises derived from Pilates and Yoga disciplines. It’s designed to improve core and postural strength and improve stability. Suited to all fitness levels.

Water-themed Storytime and Crafts
Dates and Times:
Wednesday, 5 October 2022
11:00am - 12:00pm

Voyager Park
Owen Street, Huskisson NSW 2540

While you're taking our pilates class, the kids will love the fun and interactive storytime featuring books, rhymes and songs presented by Shoalhaven Libraries. They'll also be joining in on a simple craft activity. Suitable for ages 3 to 7, but older siblings are more than welcome.

Art Print Making and Drawing
Dates and Times:
Wednesday, 5 October 2022
11:00am - 1:00pm

Voyager Park
Owen Street, Huskisson NSW 2540

Join Shoalhaven Regional Gallery for printmaking, Gelli-prints and more! Open to adults and children aged 5 years and older. Sessions starting at 11:00am, 11.30am, 12:00pm, and 12.30pm. Each session runs for 30 minutes, though shorter visits are always welcome.

Dates and Times:
Friday, 30 September 2022
6:00am - 7:00am

Friday, 7 October 2022
6:00am - 7:00am

Location update as of 4.30pm 6 Oct: Free Bootcamp at Mollymook Beach Reserve tomorrow morning is going to be relocated the Ulladulla Leisure Centre due to weather forecast.

A popular interval class that mixes calisthenics and body weight exercises with cardio and strength training. These classes are designed to be different all the time and push our participants harder than they'd push themselves. We want to keep you guessing and challenge you differently every class!

Registration is required for these free activities. Simply email with your name, contact number and the session you would like to attend to secure your place.


School Holiday Program - Shoalhaven Indoor Sports Centre
Our popular school holiday program at the Shoalhaven Indoor Sports Centre is returning for the upcoming school holidays.

Our program leaders have organised a wide variety of theme-based sports, games and activities to ensure each day will be a school holiday highlight for all participants.

Enrolments are now open for a limited number of spaces.

Week 1:
Monday, 26 September 2022
Theme: FBI’s Most Wanted

Tuesday, 27 September 2022
Theme: Emergency Services

Week 2:
Thursday, 6 October 2022
Theme: Spy Kids

Friday, 7 October 2022
Theme: Trick or Treat

Half Day (8:45am - 1:00pm)
Including Morning Tea and Lunch

Full Day (8:45am - 3:00pm)
Including Morning Tea, Lunch, Snack and Entry to Bomaderry Aquatic Centre

Pop-in and see the team at reception to book to your place, or email to request a booking form.

Swim School Intensives
Enrolments are now open for our intensive Learn to Swim and Squad programs at Shoalhaven Swim | Sport | Fitness Aquatic Centres.

In addition to our regular term swim classes, school holiday intensive programs are designed to fast-track progress.

Classes are available* for:

  • Pre-school aged children
  • School aged children
  • Squads

Program Dates*:
Week 1 - Mon, 26 Sep – Fri, 30 Sep (5 days)
Week 2 - Tue, 4 Oct – Fri, 7 Oct (4 days)

*Class and program availability differs between individual Shoalhaven Swim | Sport | Fitness locations. All classes are subject to change or cancellation based on demand.


  • Ulladulla Leisure Centre
  • Bay & Basin Leisure Centre
  • Bomaderry Aquatic Centre
  • Nowra Aquatic Park
  • Sussex Inlet Aquatic Centre

Contact your nearest Shoalhaven Swim | Sport | Fitness Centre for details:

Shoalhaven Regional Gallery, Nowra
Play, explore and make with clay! Activities inspired by our upcoming exhibition, Plant Your Feet, curated by Glenn Barkley and our current exhibition Memento - Pictures of you, by artist, Gina Kalabishis.

Tuesday 4 October
10 – 11.30am, Play with Clay $10pp (0-5yrs)
12.30 – 2.30pm, Ceramics $14pp (6-12yrs)

Wednesday 5 October
10 – 11.30am, Decorating Ceramic Tiles $10pp (0-5yrs) 
12.30 – 2.30pm, Drawing with Projections $14pp (6-12yrs)

Thursday 6 October
10.30 – 1.30pm, Hand-building with Clay $18pp (12-18yrs)

Bookings here:

Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre

South Coast Country Sunday Fun Day
The FREE family event in the forecourt, part of the South Coast Country weekend. South Coast Country Family Fun Day will feature local artists performing on the outdoor stage, line dancers, food trucks and much more.

When: Sun 9 Oct, 10am
Bookings here:

AMTC’s Honk! Jr.
Local heroes AMTC and their junior cast are set to bring to life the musical of The Ugly Duckling! With witty dialogue, a variety of musical styles, snappy choreography and presented by an enthusiastic junior AMTC cast who have proved and embrace their catch phrase - “It’s okay to be different!”

When: 29 - 30 Sep
Bookings here:

Shoalhaven Libraries
Book the kids into one of our fun and interactive holiday workshops. Get Creative at Shoalhaven Libraries these school holidays – we hope to see you there.

Head to the Shoalhaven Libraries events page now to book your spot.

And so much more!

Springs has certainly sprung in the Shoalhaven. Whether it’s music, food, art or markets there will be an event that takes your fancy.

We’ve got you covered on the Visit Shoalhaven What's On webpage.




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