Engage! Teenage School Holiday Program


Council hosts the Engage! Teenage Holiday Program during the school holiday period.

The next Engage! School Holiday Program will be held in January, 2019 with most events based at the Engage! Youth Space.

Engage! Youth and FReeZA Holiday Program


Week one:

Tuesday 14 January, 11am to 4pm

Trip to the Creswick Splash Park:  (Must book - only 10 places available)

Departing from the Engage! Youth Space at 11am, traveling to the Creswick Splash Park / Skate Park via the Council Community Bus. BYO Lunch with some snacks provided. You will need to book for this trip as seats are limited. Returning to the Engage! Youth Space by 4pm.


Wednesday 15 January, 11am to 4pm

Art Workshop with Hannah Riley: pieces of the puzzle

Hannah Riley will be running an arts workshops creating a collaborative art installation built of large scale puzzle pieces, representing our connections and relationships with one another and the community.

The art pieces created will be a display piece for the new Youth Hub once the final piece is finished.


Thursday 16 January, 11am to 4pm

Youth Hub Activity Day – At the new Youth Hub:

Departing from the Engage! Youth Space we will walk to the new Youth Hub and enjoy some art and craft activities and vision boards for what we would like this new space to look like. 

A Subway lunch will be provided for your participation.


Week two:

Tuesday 21 January, 11am to 4pm

Movie Day Outing: (Movie yet to be confirmed)

Departing from the Engage! Youth Space and walking to Maryborough Paramount Theatre for a family friendly movie for Engage! Group to enjoy.

BYO - Money for snack bar, returning to the Engage! Youth Space after movie.


Wednesday 22 January, 11am to 4pm

Art Workshop with Hannah Riley: I am … String Art Project

This project focuses on identifying positive attributes within ourselves. While creating string art of your own words and attributes, discussions will focus on why we believe this attribute is important to hold.


Thursday 23 January, 11am to 4pm

Pre Australia Day Fun and Games

Come along and enjoy some fun games and activities in celebration of Australia Day.

The day includes Australia Day themed foods, music and fun games for everyone to enjoy with prizes to be won.

Activities in and around the Engage! Youth Space.


Note to Parents- You are required to fill out the Holiday Program participation forms.

We do provide snacks and drinks but it is recommended participants bring their own lunch.


For more information or to book, contact Facilitator FReeZA Program Penny Wilson on 5461 0610 or 0408 342 580



For more information contact Council’s Engage! Teenage School Holiday Program contact Council’s Facilitator FReeZA Program on 03 5461 0614 or via email.