Youth Services Spring Holiday Program 2018

Week 1

Johnny English holding a gun looking towards the camera

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Monday 24 September

Movie Day at Kino – Johnny English Strikes Again
Johnny English strikes again! With Rowan Atkinson returning as the much loved accidental secret agent. The new adventure begins when a cyber-attack reveals the identity of all active undercover agents in Britain, leaving Johnny English as the secret service’s last hope. Called out of retirement, English dives head first into action with the mission to find the mastermind hacker. As a man with few skills and questionable methods, Johnny English must overcome the challenges of modern technology to make this mission a success.

Venue/Address: 45 Collins Street, Melbourne 3000

Pick-up and drop-off times

Richmond: 9.30am to 4pm

Collingwood: 10am to 3.30pm

Yarra Youth Services: 10am to 3.30pm 

 

Three people rock climbing

Tuesday 25 September

Rock climbing at Hardrock

Come join us for a day of ultimate climbing! It doesn’t matter if you are a beginner or experienced climber, this is an opportunity to build on your strength and team work, and push yourself to reach new heights! Just make sure you wear comfortable clothes so you don’t feel restricted. 

Venue/Address: 4/8 Franklin St, Melbourne 3000

Pick-up and drop-off times

Richmond: 9.30am to 4pm  

Collingwood: 10am to 4pm  

Yarra Youth Services: 10am to 4.30pm 

 

Red and green background with yellow text saying Circus Oz but wait...there's more!

Wednesday 26 September

Circus Oz

Have you ever imagined yourself scaling a pole, flying deftly through the air, hula-hooping more than one hoop or being part of a human pyramid? Then come along to our day down at Circus Oz where the friendly team will support us to achieve all of this plus so much more! Participants should wear stretchy, comfortable clothes and runners with no watches or jewellery and hair is to be tied back.

Venue/address:  50 Perry Street, Collingwood 3066

Pick-up and drop-off times

Richmond: 10am to 4.30pm

Collingwood: 10.30am to 4pm

Yarra Youth Services: 10.30am to 4pm

 

 

White background with black text saying Yarra Youth Services

Thursday 27 September

Youth Centre day in 11.30am to 3.30pm (free)

Youth Centre open for young people to program their own day, make lunch, play pool, table tennis, use sports equipment, and jam in the arts and music studios with our Artists in Residence and Yarra Libraries facilitators.

 

Venue/Address: Yarra Youth Centre, 156 Napier Street, Fitzroy

 

Week 2

Children at wearing helmets at go karting smiling at the camera with their hands in the air

 

Monday 1 October

Ace Karts – Go Karting 
Ace Karts racing is as close as you can get to pro racing without the fire proof suit, on one of Melbourne’s best outdoor tracks with a series of intensifying bends that will test the limits of your cornering skills. Come and see if you have what it takes to be a pro racer. 

Venue/Address:  20 Carrington Drive, Albion 3020 

 

Pick-up and drop-off times

Richmond: 10am to 4pm

Collingwood: 10.30am to 3.30pm

Yarra Youth Services: 10.30am to 3.00pm

 

 

Upwards steps with green plants on either side


Tuesday 2 October

1,000 steps at Dandenong Ranges

1000 Steps hiking trail is one of the most popular hikes in Melbourne. If you are looking to get outdoors and amongst nature, then this beautiful hike has plenty of opportunities to take in the various scenic points, forested areas and bushlands. Whilst at the same time challenging you and testing your fitness levels. 1000 steps boasts the Kokoda Track Memorial walk and will give you a small glimpse into the physical effort that the Australian soldiers endured during 1942. 

 

Venue/Address:  1000 steps carpark, Dandenong Ranges National Park, Mount Dandenong Tourist Rd, Ferny Creek VIC 3786

 

Pick-up and drop-off times

Richmond: 9am to 4pm

Collingwood: 9.30am to 4.30pm

Yarra Youth Services: 9.30am to 4.45pm

 

 

Red background with the text Art is for everyone


Wednesday 3 October

Art access day

A day for young people of all abilities to creatively express and explore their imagination and views through badge-making, painting, and collage work. Art access is a day dedicated to increasing access, inclusion and enhancing stronger social connections between participants and their support workers/carers.

 

Venue/Address: 156 Napier St, Fitzroy 3065

 

Pick-up and drop-off times

Richmond: 10am to 4.30pm

Collingwood: 10.30am to 4pm

Yarra Youth Services: 10.30am to 4pm

 

White background with black text saying Yarra Youth Services

 

Thursday 4 October

Youth Centre day in 11.30am to 3.30pm (free)

Youth Centre open for young people to program their own day, make lunch, play pool, table tennis, use sports equipment, and jam in the arts and music studios with our Artists in Residence and Yarra Libraries facilitators.

 

Venue/Address: Yarra Youth Centre, 156 Napier Street, Fitzroy