Check out these school holiday events and activities



Shape and Ride Wollaston Dirt Jump – This mountain biking class involves a warm-up exercise before moving into fundamentals such as body position, cornering and pumping. 

October 3, 9am to 3pm. $25 each. For children 13 to 17 years old. 

Caving in the Bornup Forest, courtesy of Edge Tours – Children spend the day exploring Boranup Forest’s adventure caves led by specialist guides. 

October 4, 7am to 5pm. $30 each. 13 to 17 years old.

Open-ended Art with Miik Green – Explore artist Miik Green’s exhibition, Beta Blocker, at the Bunbury Regional Entertainment Centre. The adventure then moves into the art studio, with participants learning Green’s techniques before creating their own works of art. Green takes inspiration from the microscopic elements of the world around us. 

October 5, 9am to 12pm. $25 each. 12 to 17 years old. 

DIY Comedy – Improv workshop 

Perth improv specialists, the Big HOO-HAA! players will teach participants the tricks of the comedy trade. This interactive seminar sees the students leading the direction, with Big HOO-HAA!’s personnel guiding their students through the course. 

October 5, 1pm to 3pm. $25 each. 12 to 17 years old. 

Find out more on the City of Bunbury’s website. 

Bunbury Regional Art Galleries: 

Colourlab for 3 to 5 year olds (Tuesday, September 26 from 9.30am to 10.30am and 11am to 12pm), sessions for 6 to 10 year olds (Tuesday, September 26 from 2pm to 4pm and Thursday, September 28 from 10am to 12pm)  – Participants can learn to draw and colour  

Bunbury Public Library: 

Aeroplane Madness – The class offers participants the chance to make and fly spectacular paper aeroplanes. For children 7 to 12 years old. Free event. Tuesday, September 26 10.30am. 

Superhero Cube Craft – The library is giving children the opportunity to create their very own superhero-themed cubes. Children 7 to 12 years old. Friday, September 29 2pm. 

Illustrating with Andrew Frazer – Renowned Bunbury artist,designer and illustrator Andrew Frazer is giving kids the chance to learn drawing and typography. Free event. Children 7 to 12 years old. Wednesday, October 4 10.30am and 12.30pm. 

Wither Community Library: 

String Art – Come along to learn how to twirl colourful string into funky string art plaques. Free event for childrne between 5 and 12 years old. Tuesday, September 26 2pm. 

Sand Art in a Bottle – Children will learn how make sand art with this fun, interactive workshop. Free event for children between 5 and 12 years old. Thursday, September 28 2pm. 

Movies at the library: Captain Underpants – Come along for this action-adventure about two pranksters inadvertently turning their principal into a new superhero. Free event for kids between 5 and 12 years old. Monday, October 2 10.30am.  

Eaton Community Library: 

Doughnut Decorating – Kids can create their own designs out of icing, chocolates and lollies. Tuesday, September 26 10.30am.

Rainy Day Water Science – Wednesday, September 27 1pm to 2pm. Free event suitable for kids. 

Laser Tag – The library is set to become a battlefield for laser tag during the holidays. Saturday, September 30 2pm. Free event suitable for kids. 


Dardanup Bull and Barrel Festival 2017 (October 7) – This year’s event features kids craft activities, a Dardanup’s Got Talent competition, music and dancing along with the evening’s Burning of the Bull event. The Festival theme is Fire Your Imagination, focusing on arts and entertainment. 

Dardanup Public Library: 

DIY Board Games – Come along and make your very own board game. Wednesday, September 27 . Free event suitable for kids. 

Capel and Dalyellup 


The Shire of Capel’s InZone program is run every school holidays for children 10 to 17 years old, designed to engage youth and keep children busy.

Parents are able to volunteer for supervision duties as well as devising youth activities and excursions. 

Activities include: 

The Perth Royal Show – September 27: Pick up from Capel Information Bay at 7.15am/7.30am pick-up from Dalyellup Community centre 

Haloween Craft and Activities Capel – October 3, 9am to 12pm. Capel Community Centre. $5 each. 

Haloween Craft and Activities Dalyellup October 4, 9am to 12pm. Dalyellup Community Centre. $5 each. 

Contact the Shire of Capel for more information.