HAPPY DAYS: Chanel Fourie, 6, Haylee Wallis, 11, and Holly Watson, 5, enjoy exploring Canoe Point during their holidays.
HAPPY DAYS: Chanel Fourie, 6, Haylee Wallis, 11, and Holly Watson, 5, enjoy exploring Canoe Point during their holidays. Paul Braven

Holiday activities to keep the kids entertained

January 11

  • What: Underwater world craft
  • Contact: 4976 6400
  • Cost: Free
  • Where: Gladstone Library
  • When: 9.30am

 

 

  • What: Lost worlds craft
  • When: 10am
  • Where: Miriam Vale Library
  • Cost: Free
  • Contact: 4976 6400

 

  • What: SUNfest Aerial skills workshops
  • When: 10am - midday and again at 1 - 3pm
  • Where: Gladstone PCYC
  • Cost: $20 per session
  • Contact: 4972 2822

 

  • What: SUNfest Indoor rock climbing
  • When: 9am - 1pm
  • Where: Tannum Fitness Centre
  • Cost: $20
  • Contact: 4972 2822

 

  • What: SUNfest social softball
  • When: 9am - midday
  • Where: Memorial Park
  • Cost: $20
  • Contact: 4972 2822

 

January 12

  • What: Card making with Alicia
  • When: 10am
  • Where: Scrapbook Fantasies at Toolooa St
  • Cost: $7.50
  • Contact: 4972 2117

  • What: Kids scrapbooking class
  • When: 1pm
  • Where: Scrapbook Fantasies at Toolooa St
  • Cost: $7.50
  • Contact: 4972 2117

 

  • What: Minecraft lamp
  • When: 2 - 4.30pm
  • Where: Boyne Tannum Community Centre
  • Cost: $25
  • Contact: 4972 2822

 

  • What: Skateboard art
  • When: 2 - 4.30pm
  • Where: Calliope Community Centre
  • Cost: $25
  • Contact: 4972 2822

 

  • What: Aerial skills workshop
  • When: 10 - midday
  • Where: Agnes Water 1770 Baptist Church
  • Cost: $20
  • Contact: 4972 2822

 

  • What: Creative photography
  • When: 10am - 12.30pm
  • Where: Gladstone Library
  • Cost: $15
  • Contact: 4972 2822

  • What: Capricorn film making
  • When: From 9am - 4pm on January 12 - 14
  • Where: Gladstone Entertainment Convention Centre
  • Cost: $50
  • Contact: 4972 2822

 

January 13

  • What: Scrapbooking with Alicia
  • When: 10am
  • Where: Scrapbook Fantasies on Toolooa St
  • Cost: $17
  • Contact: 4972 2117

 

  • What: Scrapbooking class
  • When: 1pm
  • Where: Scrapbook Fantasies on Toolooa St
  • Cost: $7.50
  • Contact:4972 2117

 

  • What: Lost worlds craft
  • When: 9.30am
  • Where: Calliope Library
  • Cost: Free
  • Contact: 4976 6400

  • What: Messy craft
  • When: 9.30am
  • Where: Agnes Water Library
  • Cost: Free
  • Contact: 4976 6400

 

  • What: Minecraft lamp
  • When: 10am - 12.30pm
  • Where: Gladstone Regional Art Gallery and Museum
  • Cost: $25
  • Contact: 4972 2822

 

January 14

  • What: Mixed Media Canvas with Alicia
  • When: 10am - 2pm
  • Where: Scrapbook Fantasies on Toolooa St
  • Cost: $35
  • Contact: 4972 2117

 

  • What: Messy craft
  • When: 9.30am
  • Where: Boyne Island Library
  • Cost: Free
  • Contact: 4976 6400

  • What: Lost worlds craft
  • When: 10.30am
  • Where: Mount Larcom Library
  • Cost: Free
  • Contact: 4976 6400

 

January 15

  • What: Mixed media canvas
  • When: 10am - 2pm
  • Where: Scrapbook Fantasies on Toolooa St
  • Cost: $35, BYO lunch
  • Contact: 4972 2117

 

  • What: Creative photography with a smart phone
  • When: 2 - 4pm
  • Where: Calliope Library
  • Cost: $15
  • Contact: 4972 2822

January 16

  • What: Skateboarding demo and workshop. Helmets provided, boards available. Stick around for the free sausage sizzle and giant inflatable slide.
  • When: Saturday January 16, 10am-1pm
  • Where: Bray Park, Wyndham Ave, Boyne Island
  • Cost: Free
  • Contact: Register online at australianskateboarding. com/events/sunfest-skate boarding-boyne-island or on the day

 

  • What: Beach jam session. Bring instrument and amp if you have one. All levels welcome.
  • When: Saturday January 16, 1pm-4pm
  • Where: Discovery Coast Sport and Recreation Association, 165 Anderson Way, Agnes Water
  • Cost: $10
  • Contact: No booking necessary

  • What: Try pistol shooting at Gladstone Pistol Club. Plenty of tutors on hand. Pistols are supplied, as are lunch and cold drink.
  • When: Saturday January 16, 8.30am-1pm
  • Where: Bredonna Rd, Calliope
  • Cost: $30
  • Contact: Call 4975 7689


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