VACATION CARE - Gosford

Coast Community Connections Vacation Care programs provide children with supervised care by experienced and trained staff who are committed to providing high quality care and well rounded programs during school holiday periods.

Our Gosford service is based at the following venue:

Gosford Public School, Faunce Street, Gosford (Gosford OSHC is located in E block)
Ph: (02) 4339 9426 or 0451 371 713 
Available between 7:00am to 6:30pm

 

2021 Enrolled Families

If you have already enrolled your child/children with us in 2021, please submit the Booking/Change of Details Form to book your child's spot in our 2021 September/October Vacation Care Program.  

New Families

If you have not yet enrolled your child/children with us in 2021, please Click here to add your child/children to the waiting list for Vacation Care.

Please also submit the Booking/Change of Details Form to book your child's spot in our July 2021 Vacation Care Program. 

 

Booking times are Weekdays 4:30pm to 6:30pm up until Friday 17 September.

Fees must be paid at time of booking to secure your child’s position.

 

Week 1

Date Activity Notes for Parents

Monday 20

September

 

Gosford Vacation Care Camp

Today we will be getting in touch with nature because it is Gosford’s first camp! We will participate in traditional camp/scout activities such as knot tying, tent building, team bonding, and damper making!

Please be at the Service by 9:00am.
Please remember to pack a hat, lunch, refillable drink bottle and enclosed shoes Address: At the Service Distance travelled return: 0km Child Staff Ratio: 1:15

Tuesday 21 

September

 

Ready, Steady, Cook!

Today we will be doing a covid safe cooking day! All protective gear will be provided, and the children will eat only what they touch. We will be making our very own mini pizzas, do some cupcake decorating and making some delicious fruit skewers!

Protective gear provided – Masks, Gloves, Sanitizer.

Please be at the Service by 9:00am.
Please remember to pack a hat, lunch, refillable drink bottle and enclosed shoes Address: At the Service Distance travelled return: 0km Child Staff Ratio: 1:15

Wednesday 22 

September

Wellness Wednesday

What better way to look after yourself than with some self-care? Today’s aim is to focus on mindfulness and keeping a positive and healthy mental wellbeing. We be creating perfumes, soaps and do yoga meditation as well as sensory craft such as sand art.

Please be at the Service by 9:00am.
Please remember to pack a hat, lunch, refillable drink bottle and enclosed shoes Address: At the Service Distance travelled return: 0km Child Staff Ratio: 1:15

Thursday 23 

September

 

 

Around the World

I hope you don’t get travel sickness, because we will be travelling to four different countries today! These countries include Mexico, Hawaii, Russia, and Japan. We will spend our day experiencing true cultural experiences through food and activities.

Please be at the Service by 9:00am.
Please remember to pack a hat, lunch, refillable drink bottle and enclosed shoes Address: At the Service Distance travelled return: 0km Child Staff Ratio: 1:15

Friday 24 

September

 

Pyjama, Movie and Stufflers day

Its Friday! You know what that means. PYJAMA DAY! Today we will make some face masks, relax in our pyjamas and make our very own teddy hat to take home! The children will also get to pick a couple of movies to enjoy throughout the day, along side some popcorn and a popper, as requested by the children.

Please be at the Service by 9:00am.
Please remember to pack a hat, lunch, refillable drink bottle and enclosed shoes Address: At the Service Distance travelled return: 0km Child Staff Ratio: 1:15

Week 2

Date Activity Notes for Parents

Monday 27 September

 

Circus Royale

Today will be all about learning circus tricks! We will learn how to juggle, how to perform with a ribbon and have lots of fun competitions in teams, such as a hula hooping competition, plate balancing competition, cup stacking, carnival toss and more!

Please be at the Service by 9:00am.
Please remember to pack a hat, lunch, refillable drink bottle and enclosed shoes Address: At the Service Distance travelled return: 0km Child Staff Ratio: 1:15

Tuesday 28 

September

 

Music day Get your jig on!

Today is all about music, and we are having a disco jumping castle!! That’s right, the jumping castle has disco lights and music inside. We will also participate in musical games, such as, musical chairs, musical statues, musical bop and just dance. The children will also have the opportunity to create their own instruments, using recycled bottles and food items such as rice.

All recycled items will be sanitised before use

Please be at the Service by 9:00am.
Please remember to pack a hat, lunch, refillable drink bottle and enclosed shoes Address: At the Service Distance travelled return: 0km Child Staff Ratio: 1:15

Wednesday 29 

September

Construction

A highly requested day is back! Today we will be doing construction. This has been a hit amongst the staff and children. Since the last holidays, we have been collecting recyclable items specifically for this day, and our storeroom is ready to explode! We have boxes, cartons, lids, and so much more. The children will be given free range to create WHATEVER they want! We will provide them the items they need for their creations such as glue, paint, string and more.

Please be at the Service by 9:00am.
Please remember to pack a hat, lunch, refillable drink bottle and enclosed shoes Address: At the Service Distance travelled return: 0km Child Staff Ratio: 1:15

Thursday 30 

September

 

 

Nerf Day

Today is, nerf day! With 20+ nerf guns loaded and ready to go, we are excited as can be for a nerf war! Be prepared and keep your eyes peeled, as anyone could get you at any time.

Please be at the Service by 9:00am.
Please remember to pack a hat, lunch, refillable drink bottle and enclosed shoes Address: At the Service Distance travelled return: 0km Child Staff Ratio: 1:15

Friday 1 October

 

Halloween dress up day

Spooooky, today is Halloween day! Today is dress up day, so we will be having a dress up competition, for the staff and children! We will also get to make and eat edible spiderweb and experience a mysterious activity, where your senses will be challenged! The day will also be filled with lots of tricks, so stay alert, as the educators are here to play! Mwahahaha.

Please be at the Service by 9:00am.
Please remember to pack a hat, lunch, refillable drink bottle and enclosed shoes Address: At the Service Distance travelled return: 0km Child Staff Ratio: 1:15