Savvy ways to survive the school holidays in Gosnells

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It’s that time of year again – already! Summer school holidays in Gosnells mean you need a quick list of fast, easy and budget-friendly ways to entertain the kids.

Fun, free and cheap kids activities around Gosnells that will fit your budget

Active outdoor fun for free!

Celebrate summer school holidays in Gosnells! Wear the kids out with some active outdoor fun.

Free and creative library fun

Check out the awesome free kid’s activities hosted by City of Gosnells Libraries.

  • With locations at Gosnells, Thornlie, Kenwick and Amherst, there’s a huge range of activities to choose from.
  • School holiday activities typically include workshops such as creative writing, acting, storytime, games and arts and crafts.
  • Keep an eye on the library’s website for the updated program details and to book.

Awesome fun

The City of Gosnells runs a fun Awesome Antics school holiday program for older kids.

  • Kids aged from 10 to 16 can enjoy a wide range of fun and adventurous activities and make new friends.
  • The antics happen at Thornlie Community Centre from Tuesday to Friday, kicking off at 8.30am and running through to 4.30pm.
  • The cost is kept low and meals are provided.
  • Check the website for full details and to book.

Swim into some holiday fun

  • Kids who want to improve their swimming skills can splash on in to Thornlie Leisure World for their January Swim School.
  • This great value program is just $90 for 9 nine consecutive days of lessons. That’s just $10 per lesson, and it includes pool entry for you and your child.
  • Check their website for full details.

Be in the centre of the action

There’s many Children’s Centres around the Gosnells area who run affordable Vacation Care programs for primary school aged kids.

Sanity saver for your shopping

  • Keep the kids entertained while you take care of all of that Christmas and grocery shopping!
  • Head to Maddington Central to see Santa and join in some free Christmas activities for the kids.

Need some extra school holiday cash?

  • If you need a fast small cash loan to help see you through the school holidays in Gosnells, City Finance understand and are here to help.
  • Just pop in and visit our friendly staff at our Gosnells branch, or give us a call today on 9490 2491.
  • You can also apply online today!