Vacation Care &
School Holiday Programs

Looking for vacation care & school holiday activities in Brisbane, the Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast or Toowoomba, filled with exciting excursions, interesting activities and cool events for your children? We have heaps of awesome activities, events and programs running across almost all of our YMCA locations in South East Queensland these school holidays. Our activities are targeted to a range of different age groups, from toddlers and children, to teens and young adults… right up to adults and seniors! Enjoy outdoor adventures to cosy craft-ernoons, workshops to social sports, gymnastics fun to cooking classes… all in a safe, supportive and inclusive space.

Please note that bookings and payment are required for most activities, so please follow the links for more details and to register.


What’s On At The Y These School Holidays

School holiday activities June/ July 2022 have been updated in the list below. Browse through an extensive list of school holiday events in our centres across Brisbane, Ipswich, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast!


Vacation Care

Vacation care is available through our YMCA Bowen Hills and Victoria Point Centres, as well as Outside of School Hours Centres and Camping.

Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in spending a few hours volunteering these school holidays? There are plenty of volunteer positions available at the Y, especially in our Op Shops and Community Centres. Go ahead and get in touch with one of our locations to see how you can help!

The Y acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the lands we work upon and we pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging. More information.

The YMCA of Brisbane is registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).
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