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

Gosford Public School, Faunce Street, Gosford (Gosford OSHC is located in E block)
Ph: 43 399 426 or 0451 371 713 
Available between 7:00 am to 6:30 pm
Provider number 555007208L

Click here to download the Gosford Vacation Care brochure for the 2018 April School Holidays.

Click here to enrol or book your child into the 2018 April School Holidays program.

This Service is closed on Wednesday 25 April for ANZAC Day.

Booking times are Monday and Tuesday 6:30 am - 6:30 pm.

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

 

Week 1

Date Activity Notes for Parents

Monday   

16 April

Central Coast Interactive War Exhibit

Central Coast Interactive War Exhibit CCIWE is an interactive exhibit with sights and sounds straight from the Frontline. We will see dynamic dioramas, Anzac Cove, an army aid station, a radio communications exhibit, a WWII war office, a stretcher used at Gallipoli, uniforms and so much more.

Please be at the Service by 9:00am. We will be returning at approx. 3:00pm. Please remember to pack a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle.

Address: 24 Tatura Avenue, Gosford NSW 2250

Park Address: Japanese Gardens, East Gosford NSW 2250

Distance travelled return: 4.2km by bus Staff Child ratio 1:15

Tuesday

17 April

In House Science Day

We have an extra special visitor coming in today who is going to help us do all kinds of crazy cool science experiments.

Excursion requested by Grace H

Please be at the Service by 9:00am. Please remember to pack a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle.

Address: At the Service.

Staff Child ratio 1:15

Wednesday 

18 April

 

Speers Point Park

This playground has been voted the “Best Play Space in Australia”. There’s a 12-metre climbing tower with a spiral slide, giant sandpit, spinning wheel, a bridge with a climbing wall and a double flying fox. After we’ve worked up an appetite, we will enjoy a sausage sizzle for lunch.

Excursion requested by Cameron O.

Please be at the Service by 8:30am. We will be returning at approx. 3:30pm. Please remember to pack a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle.

Address: Park Road, Speers Point NSW 2284

Distance travelled return: 148.8km by Bus

Staff Child ratio 1:15

Thursday

19 April

 

 

 

Club Umina

Today we will be visiting Club Umina for a game of bingo and delicious lunch. Let’s see who will receive the winning card!

Excursion requested by Deb.

Please be at the Service by 9:00 am. We will be returning by approximately 3:00 pm. Please remember to pack a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle. The Club will be providing lunch.

Address: Melbourne Ave, Umina Beach NSW 2257

Distance travelled return: 30km by Bus

Staff Child ratio 1:15

Friday

20 April

 

 

Timezone

Join us today for a bright, colourful and extremely fun experience as we try to win fabulous prizes while enjoying the latest classic games! A day of fun and great entertainment is guaranteed!

Excursion requested by Jack C

Please be at the Service by 9:00 am. We will be returning at approx. 2:30 pm. Please bring a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle.

Address: Westfield Shopping Centre, Cnr Wyong And Gavenlock Roads, Tuggerah NSW 2259

Distance travelled return: 38.4km by Bus

Staff Child ratio 1:15

 

WEEK 2

Date Activity Notes for Parents

Monday

23 April

Mangrove Mountain Memorial Golf Course

Today we’ll being playing Foot Golf. Foot Golf is a combination of Football (Soccer) and Golf played on the Golf course using mainly Golfing rules. The concept is simple – kick a Football into specially designed holes in as few shots as possible.

Please be at the Service by 9:00am. We will be returning at approx. 3:00pm. Please remember to pack a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle.

Address: 18 Hallards Rd, Central Mangrove, NSW 2250

Distance travelled return: 43.2km by Bus

Staff Child ratio 1:15

Tuesday

24 April

Pizza Inn

Bring your appetite today kid’s; we are off to Pizza Inn. What will you put on your pizza? Chicken? Ham or pineapple? Maybe the lot? It’s all up to you today because you will be the chef!

Excursion suggested by Chase O

Please be at the Service by 9:00 am. We will be returning by approximately 3:00 pm. Please remember to pack a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle. Please notify educators of any special dietary requirements.

Address: 278 Mann Street, Gosford NSW 2250

Distance travelled return: 3.4km by Bus

Staff Child ratio 1:15

Wednesday

25 April

ANZAC DAY

SERVICE CLOSED

Thursday

26 April

$25 Surcharge

Golden Ridge Animal Farm

Today we’re getting up close and personal with some farm animals. You will have the opportunity to milk a cow, cuddle some baby animals (chickens, ducklings and rabbits) and even bottle feed some baby lambs and kids. Feel free to pack your gumboots (and a plastic bag).

Please be at the Service by 8:30am. We will be returning at approx. 4:00pmPlease remember to pack a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle.

Address: 686 Old Northern Road, entry in Wyoming Road, Dural NSW 2158

Distance travelled return: 129.8km by Bus

Staff Child ratio 1:15

Friday

27 April

Soccer 5’s

Calling all junior footballers; unleash your inner Josh Bingham today as we take each other on during 5-a-side soccer match. We will enjoy the facilities at the state of the art Mariners Centre of Excellence.

Please be at the Service by 9:00am. We will be returning at approx. 3:00pm. Please remember to pack a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle.

Address: 1 Bryant Dr, Tuggerah, NSW 2259

Distance travelled return: 39km by bus Staff Child ratio 1:15

 

 

WEEK 3

Date Activity Notes for Parents

Monday

30 April

Cinema Paradiso

Join us today to see a latest movie release at the beautiful Cinema Paradiso. You will receive a snack and drink to enjoy during the film.

Please be at the Service by 9:00am. We will be returning at approx. 3:30pm. Please remember to pack a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle.

Address: 189 Ocean View Road, Ettalong Beach NSW 2257

Distance travelled return: 30km by bus Staff Child ratio 1:15