April school holidays

Find out what's happening across the April school holidays in Darebin.

Every April holidays, there's always something happening across Darebin.

It’s school holidays again! Check out the fun filled activities you can get involved with these school holidays. 
On offer in Darebin is anything from scavenger hunts to golfing, short events to day-long holiday programs.
Here are just some of the many wonderful things on offer.

What’s on Darebin – April School Holidays 2024

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre 

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre is the public art gallery for Darebin and the home of visual arts in the municipality. The Gallery always welcomes families, offering a drawing nook and family bookshelf, kids' books, and colouring sheets upon request in the cafe, which has hosts a kid friendly menu.

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre

Bundoora Park Farm

Holiday program

Bundoora Park Farm’s School Holiday Program is an interactive and fun-filled day on the farm, open to primary school children from grades prep to six. It is a drop off, pick up program which runs from 10am to 3pm and is fully supervised by experienced program leaders. During the Easter holidays, the program runs on April 3, 5, 8,10 and 12.

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Bundoora Park Public Golf Course

Easter fun scavenger hunt
WHAT: Fun Easter scavenger hunt for the kids at Bundoora Park Golf Course! Who can answer the questions and find those hidden treasures!
DATE: Thursday 28th March
TIME: 4pm-6pm (4 x 30minite sessions at 4pm, 4.30pm, 5pm & 5.30pm)
COST: Free to attend but must register to reserve your place!

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April school holiday golf program
Looking for something fun for the kids to do these upcoming school holidays? Get the kids off their screens and outside enjoying golf in a fun and supportive environment with PGA Teaching Professional Steve!
WHAT: Great intro into Golf with a 3hr taster learning the basics, golf lessons & skills, games & activities and lunch included.
WHEN: Friday 11th April
TIME: 10am-1pm
COST: $50 per child per session
INFO: Limited numbers, must book to attend!

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Kids play for free these school holidays

Bring your little (or big ones) along for a fun-filled day of golfing and make unforgettable memories with the family. Don't miss out on this amazing deal! 

*One child (16 or younger) per adult fee. Valid 29/03/24 – 13/04/2024.


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Circus Nexus

Holiday program

For kids aged 5-12, these holiday programs are perfect for beginners, and for those who already do circus. In these programs, they will do everything from tumbling and acrobatics, juggling and hula hooping, trapeze and aerials silks to balancing on a tightrope.

Week 1: 2nd-5th April (Tuesday-Friday)

Week 2: 8th-12th April (Monday-Friday)

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Intercultural Centre

Nuba Omarang Community Cultural Holiday Program
This school holidays join us for a rare insight into the culture of Sudan's Nuba Omarang First Peoples.
 Share in a performance of cultural practices, dance and music by members of the local Nuba Omarang Association. All ages, all welcome. This showing forms part of our 2024 IC Open Access program. 
Date/time: Sunday 7 April, 4-5pm
Location: Darebin Intercultural Centre - 350 High St, Preston
Cost: Free, Registration Essential.

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Keon Park Children’s Hub

These School Holidays, the Keon Park Children’s Hub is filled with free and fabulous events. From Balance & Bikes at the Wetlands, to Crafting sessions, Zumba, Paper Airplane making, and a BBQ and games at the park.
The program runs from April 4th – 12th. 

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Narrandjeri Stadium

Narrandjeri Stadium’s 2nd Birthday Week
Our beloved Narrandjeri Stadium is turning two! Join us for a fun-filled birthday week and get involved in a range of activities to help us celebrate. Including Midnight Basketball, Decorate & Sip, an entertaining movie might and more. Come along with your kids, friends, and family to one or all of Narrandjeri Stadium’s birthday events – the team would love to see you there to celebrate!

View the birthday week schedule 

Autumn school holiday camps
Are the kids at a loose end this school holidays? We have the perfect school holiday camp for primary school aged children 5-12 years old. The 360 School Holiday Programs are an amazing opportunity to develop your children’s sports skills learning from professional 360 Sports Coaches during the school holidays. 360 Sports Camps include Tennis, Basketball, Soccer and Netball sports with other fun PE activities, using both the indoor and outdoor facilities at Narrandjeri Stadium.
- WEEK 1: Tuesday 2nd – Friday 5th of April 2024
- WEEK 2: Monday 8th – Friday 12th of April 2024
TIME: 9.00am-3pm (drop off period 9am-9.30am, activities start at 9.30am)
WHERE: Narrandjeri Stadium, 281 Darebin Rd, Thornbury VIC 3071
COST: $90 per day 
Multi day discounts available: 2+days $85 per day; 4+ days $80

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Northcote Public Golf Course

School holiday program
Looking for something fun for the kids to do these school holidays? 
Join our fun-filled school holiday program at Northcote Public Golf Course! Keep the kids active with a 3-hour intro to golf, including lessons, games, and lunch. 
WHEN: Friday 5th April
TIME: 10am-1pm
COST: $50 per child
Limited numbers. must book to attend! 

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Easter scavenger hunt
WHAT: Hop along to out fun Easter scavenger hunt for the kids at Northcote Public Golf Course! Who can answer the questions and find those hidden treasures!
DATE: Thursday 28th March
TIME: 4pm-6pm (4 x 30minite sessions at 4pm, 4.30pm, 5pm & 5.30pm)
COST: Free to attend but mist register to reserve your place!

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Reach Community Church

2/177 Beavers Road, Northcote 3070

Family Movie Night – Saturday 6 April 4.30pm to 7.30pm

Enjoy a relaxing night. Kicking off with a sausage sizzle, some good ‘ole fashion family games to enjoy at your leisure and a family friendly movie. All are welcome!
Free Entry


School Holiday Program – All Things Animals – Tuesday 9 April 10am to 12pm
Enjoy a fun-filled morning that will be educational, highly visual and interactive Here's what you can expect – Farmyard Experience, Cow Milking, Butter Churning and Cookie Decorating.

Free Entry

Laser Tag Night – Friday 12 April 7pm to 9.30pm
School holiday fun especially for High Schoolers. Enjoy a night of Laser Tag, indoor games and snacks. Bring a friend, join in and meet new ones too.
Cost $10/person.