School holiday activities

The NSW Department of Education has collated a vast range of activities, craft ideas and games to help keep children active and entertained over the holiday break. These suggestions have been broken into age-appropriate categories and are accessible below.

Thanks for your support in a challenging Term 1. We’ve got activities and self-care tips to make sure the whole family gets a break.

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Activities for pre-school or Early childhood (PDF 241KB)- A list of craft ideas and games to keep kids active and entertained over the holidays. A print-friendly version can also be downloaded (PDF 117KB).

Activities for children aged 5-12 (PDF 681KB)- A list of craft ideas and games to keep kids active and entertained over the holidays. A print-friendly version can also be downloaded (PDF115 KB).

Activities for teenagers aged 13-16 years (PDF 216KB)- A list of activities that can be done at home with readily available materials either individually or with parent help. A print-friendly version can also be downloaded (PDF 115KB).

Activities for all age groups (PDF850KB)- A list of activities and games to keep children active and entertained over the holidays. A print-friendly version can also be downloaded (PDF 116KB).

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