School holiday program

We've got loads of fun activities these April school holidays, and we can't wait to introduce you to our new space at the Richmond Youth Hub.  

What we have planned

Join us for 'Turn Up Tuesdays' and 'What's Up Wednesdays' in April, plus two excursions - Latitude and Go Karting.

Week 1

  Tue 6 April Wed 7 April Thu 8 April Fri 9 April
 What? Turn up Tuesdays
Drop in at Richmond Youth Hub.
What's up Wednesdays
Drop in at Yarra Youth Services.
Latitude Excursion. Richmond Youth Hub Launch Party.
 When? 1 - 5pm.  1 - 5pm.  11 - 4pm. 2pm (start).
 Where? Richmond Youth Hub
110 Elizabeth Street, Richmond.
Yarra Youth Services 
156 Napier Street, Fitzroy. 
Pick-ups/drop-offs:
Fitzroy: 11 – 4 pm.
Richmond: 11:30 – 3:30 pm.
Collingwood: 12 – 3 pm. 
Richmond Youth Hub 
110 Elizabeth Street, Richmond.
 Age? 10 - 17yrs.
12 - 17yrs.
8 - 13yrs.
10 - 25yrs.
 Cost? Free. Free. $3.70 (concession) $20.45 (full fee). Free.
 Book? No booking - just rock up! No booking - just rock up! Booking info below. No booking - just rock up!

Week 2

 

 Mon 12 April Tue 13 April Wed 14 April Thu 15 April
 What? Skateboarding with The Drum. Turn up Tuesdays
Drop in at Richmond Youth Hub
What's up Wednesdays
Drop in at Yarra Youth Services
Go-karting, VR and Laser Tag
 When? TBA. 1 - 5pm. 1 - 5pm.  11 - 6pm.
 Where? Riverside Skate Park. Richmond Youth Hub.
110 Elizabeth Street, Richmond.
Yarra Youth Services 
156 Napier Street, Fitzroy
Pick-ups/drop-offs:
Fitzroy: 11– 6 pm.
Richmond: 11:30 – 5:30 pm.
Collingwood: 12 – 5 pm.
 Age? 8 - 17yrs. 10 - 17yrs. 12 - 17yrs.  12 - 17yrs.
 Cost? Free. Free. Free.  $3.70 (concession) $20.45 (full fee).
 Book? Contact The Drum / Youth Services. No booking - just rock up! No booking - just rock up! Booking info below.

Registration and consent

Our school holiday program is open to all young people aged 12 to 17 years, who live, work, study or have a strong connection to Yarra. 

If you would like to attend one or several of our events, you need to complete a registration form and an excursion consent form and return both forms to us by Wednesday, March 31.

Please download and complete the registration form and excursion consent form:

SHP Registration form (PDF)

SHP Registration form (Editable version)

Excursion consent foRm (PDF)

Excursion consent form (Editable version)

Return your completed registration and consent forms by either:

Confirmation

We will phone you before each activity to confirm your attendance. 

How much does it cost?

All activities are free. Except for the excursions which cost $3.70 (concession) or $20.45 (full-fee).

Bring payment with you on the day of the excursion. Or call 03 9205 5555 to discuss your options.

How do I book?

Return your registration form / consent form to Youth Services by:

  • Yarra Youth Services Instagram (DM us)
  • Or In person at either:
    - Fitzroy Youth centre: 156 Napier Street, Fitzroy
    - Richmond Youth Hub - 110 Elizabeth Street, Richmond. 

Cancellation policy

Fees will be refunded if Yarra Youth Services cancels or if you cancel your booking with 24 hours’ notice.

If you cannot attend an activity, please contact us ASAP on 03 9205 5555 so that your place can be given to someone on the waiting list. 

What to bring

  • Comfortable clothing
  • Closed toe shoes
  • Water bottle.

Delicious food is provided daily. 

Behaviour policy

A Behaviour Policy applies to all young people who participate in the program.

Parent/guardians will be notified of any arrangements to be made and will be responsible for any associated costs for transportation from an excursion or from the centre if serious behaviour issues occur.

Photographic permission

Yarra Youth Services often take photographs/videos of young people to use for promotional purposes such as social media, website and council publications.

If you do not consent to Yarra Youth Services using photographic/video footage for these purposes please let us know when booking.