Kids Holiday Program

School holiday fun for kids aged 4 to 12 years at UWA 

Our Kids Holiday Programs are fun and exciting multi-sport day camps for children aged 4–12 that are run by an experienced team of enthusiastic and friendly leaders. With a focus on participation and having a good time, this program is excellent for introducing kids to new sports in a friendly, non-competitive environment, and for keeping them active and happy during the school holidays. All leaders are trained in a variety of sports and each holds a First Aid qualification and Working with Children check.

"Interesting activity schedule and engaged staff running the program. Most importantly my children really enjoyed it and wanted to attend." - Nadia of Dalkeith

"Welcoming atmosphere, friendly staff, and kids seemed genuinely happy at pick up." - Katherine of Crawley

You can now enrol your child/ren online with our online platform MyUWASport. Simply click 'enrol online' and follow the prompts, or read the how to guide here. Missed out on the day you were looking for? You can join the waiting list here.

Enrol online 

 

  1. Kids Sport Philosophy
  2. Current Program
  3. How to Enrol
  4. Parent Information
  5. Location
  6. Child care benefit

Kids Sport Philosophy 

At the UWA Kids Holiday Program, we aim to provide children with a highly supportive environment which nurtures a healthy lifestyle, positive social interaction, introduction to leadership qualities, development of motor skills and the concept of sportsmanship and respect of others.

We look to achieve this by:

  • Providing a safe and friendly enviroment 
  • Exposure to a range of fun sports and games
  • Introduction to non-traditional sports, like archery
  • Exposure to what UWA Sport has to offer 
  • Special daily marquee events focussing on specific sports
  • Exposure to The University of Western Australia - a world Top 100 university 
  • Exposure to UWA's historic sporting fields including James Oval and Riley Oval

Current Program

Spring Kids Holiday Program: Tuesday 25 September–Friday 5 October

Program Structure

  • Daily $65
  • Special $260 (5 days for the price of 4)
  • All sessions run from 9am to 5pm
  • 8-9am drop off and morning parent play (so you can have some fun too before heading off to work)
  • 4-5pm pick up
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Activity schedule

In addition to the exciting marquee events listed in the activity schedule, we encourage outdoor play and have structured games, sports and activities balanced throughout your child's day with us.

Our Spring program has been extended to provide your child with the opportunity to experience more sporting activities than ever before.

The Spring activity schedule will be available on Monday 27 August. 

If you are looking for a more tailored sporting session for your child, check out our new Junior Sports Clinics that will be running through the school holiday period too.  

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Register your child

Enrolments for the Spring Kids Holiday Program will open Monday 27 August.

If you would like to join the mailing list to be kept up-to-date with information, please click here.  

Having trouble enrolling online? Read our how to guide or contact us at info@sport.uwa.edu.au.

UWA Staff member looking to salary sacrifice? Please find the enrolment form here to complete and send back to UWA Sport (info@sport.uwa.edu.au

Please note the UWA Kids Holiday Program has a 72 hour cancellation policy.

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Parent Information

All the information you will need to know for your kids time here at UWA Sport can be found below. We really look forward to seeing you soon!

View Handbook

Location

The UWA Kids Holiday Program is based at the UWA Recreation and Fitness Centre situated at the north end of The University of Western Australia’s Perth campus.

UWA Recreation and Fitness Centre
Car Park 1
35 Stirling Highway
Perth

Visitor parking is available in front of the centre. 

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Child Care Benefit

The previous child care system ceased on 1 July 2018. UWA Kids Holiday program is not currently eligible for the new child care subsidy.

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Keep in touch

We upload all our photos to Facebook and Instagram. Follow us so you can keep up to date.

Contact us

If you have further queries, contact one of our UWA Sport Customer Service Officers.