You’ll find plenty of school holiday fun in the Scenic Rim this summer.
Abseiling, camp cooking, spotlighting, nature adventures and rafting are sure to silence their cries of ‘I’m bored’.
Check out these holiday offerings.
O’Reilly’s Eco Rangers Activities: This fun program for children aged four to 14 is based on environmental education concepts which incorporate learning about the rainforest and its weird and wonderful inhabitants.
Mt Barney Lodge Summer Holiday Adventure Activity Program: A selection of adventure-based activities for the youngest family members, including Bird Twitching, beginner rock climbing, lantern making, night adventures and bush exploration.
Edmund Park School Holiday Camps: Edmund Park is offering a number of school holiday programs at Camp Laurance on the banks of Moogerah Dam.
Bec Andersen’s Cardmaking Workshop: Join Tamborine Mountain textile artist Bec Andersen to make printed Christmas cards using ancient methods.
Binna Burra Adventure Playground: Children love Binna Burra Mountain Lodge’s Adventure Playground, with its mini flying fox, nutrients’ maze and interpretative signage. Children aged 8 and up can ride the 160m flying fox over Bellbird Clearing.
School Holiday Movies: The Centres at Beaudesert and Boonah will screen a selection of family-friendly movies during the holidays, including Monsters University, Despicable Me 2, A Monster in Paris, Smurfs 2 and Labyrinth.
Library Holiday Program: Free pizza, Bakuman, Monopoly Challenge – it’s all on offer at the Scenic Rim’s libraries.
Cartoon Workshops: Join cartoonist Phil Judd to learn how to draw feral animals using simple shapes. Great for kids aged 7 to 12. Free.
Reptile Talk: Snake handler Mark Griffiths is back by popular demand with his collection of reptiles. Learn some snake safety tips ready for this year’s season. Free at various libraries. Bookings recommended.
Workshops: Sign up for a range of low-cost and free workshops, including Indian cooking classes, Tibetan Sand Mandala art, hand printing and Bollywood dance.