School Holiday Activities in North Lakes

Dec 14, 2018

The North Lakes area continues to prosper and grow, making it a great location to waste away hours and entertain you or your family. Thanks to all the businesses going, there will no shortage of school holiday activities in North Lakes this summer. We’ve already compiled some of the best for you - including one for the mums!

North Lakes Library

Not just a quiet place to check out books or escape reality in the reading corner, the North Lakes Library is the host of many events and workshops. Check the timetable below to see what great school holiday activities are on at the North Lakes Library this summer.





Dec 18


Minecraft Scavenger Hunt

Survive and solve the clues to get to the Stronghold before the Monster Boss Battles strike! Grades 7-12.

Dec 19


Curious Games Show

Get curious and be part of a hilarious, interactive performance about some of the world's best games. Delve into new cultures and play laugh-out-loud games from across the Asia-Pacific. Explore, discover and read your way through summer. Grades 1-6.

Dec 20


Christmas Craft

Create cute Christmas craft using pinecones and pre-loved books. Grades 3-6. Registration essential.

Dec 28


Harry Potter Party

Celebrate your love of HP. Be sorted into houses, play Quidditch, make potions and much more! Grades 7-12. Registration essential.

Jan 4


Special FX Make-Up

Discover how to apply special effects make-up to create realistic-looking injuries on film. Take your short film home to scare your friends and family! Grades 7-12. Registration essential.

Jan 10


Virtual Reality Art

Using the Tilt Brush app and HTC Vive, we’ll make a group artwork. Drop in to add your own piece of virtual art! All ages welcome. Facilitated by our friendly library staff. No bookings required.

Jan 14


Resin Art

Make unique pendants, rings and other small objects from resin. Grades 7-12. Registration essential.

Jan 16


Doctor Who Timelord Challenge

Travel through time to find the answers to the greatest riddle in the universe - the Doctor! Test your knowledge of the elusive Gallifreyen, find the Tardis in the library, make a weeping angel and much more. Grades 7-12. Registration essential.

Jan 23


Board Games Olympics

Do you have what it takes to beat the best? Play for prestige in our wide range of board games and take part in the Jenga Challenge. Grades 7-12. Registration essential.

Event Cinemas

Take a break from all the Christmas shopping chaos and enjoy a well-deserved night out with your girlfriends for Mary Poppins Returns | Chicks at the Flicks on Friday, December 21. Join Event Cinemas North Lakes for an unmissable final Chicks at the Flicks screening for 2018, starring the practically-perfect Emily Blunt alongside Colin Firth and Meryl Streep.

This all-new original musical and sequel takes us through the next generation of the Banks family who find the joy and wonder missing in their lives following a personal loss.

Book your tickets today and don’t forget – every ticket receives a bonus gift bag on the night!

Bricks 4 Kidz

From 9:00 am – 3:30 pm on Tuesday, December 18, you can take your children to Bricks 4 Kidz North Lakes for a Superheroes Save Christmas LEGO event. Who will it be Captain America, Spiderman or Iron Man who saves Santa and his reindeer? Who is stronger: Hulk or Snow Monster? Get the kids all geared up for Christmas in this special Christmas Superhero themed workshop where they can build superheroes and various Christmas themed creations with LEGO® bricks. Come along and create a Christmas wonderland and help protect it against all the evil arch enemies with custom contraptions made with LEGO® motors, gears & bricks.

If Tuesday doesn’t work for you, how about Wednesday for a Despicable Christmas? Celebrate Christmas with some Minion Madness! Build and adventure through the Minions madcap world with all the fun of the holidays. Kids will use LEGO® motors, axles and gears to create dynamic minion-inspired inventions and machines all with a festive touch. This workshop is loads of fun for boys and girls alike!

All kids get to take home a custom-built LEGO mini-figure at the end of each workshop. Recommended Age 5+.

There’s plenty of school holiday activities in North Lakes to keep the kids entertained these Christmas Holidays. Don’t miss out and don’t forget to #northlakes on Facebook and Instagram!