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 2017 Christmas school holidays.

Click here to enrol or book your child into the 2017 Christmas program.

This Service is closed from Monday 25 December 2017 to Monday 8 January 2018

Booking times are Monday, Wednesday to Friday 6:30-9:00 am and all day 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   

18 December

Art Barn Plaster Painting

We’re off to Art Barn in Gosford today little Picassos. Select your own plaster figure, make it beautiful, watch as the art barn team glaze and dry it and then it’s yours to take home.

Excursion requested by Alex K

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

Address: 11 Kirrawee Rd, Gosford NSW 2250

Distance travelled return: 4 km

Tuesday

19 December

Awezone Trampoline Park
Put on your own Awezone grip socks (supplied) and get ready for a great jumping experience. Test your skills at trampoline dodge ball, basketball dunking, foam pit tricks or simply jump on the many tramps available.
Excursion requested by Lucy and Gabrielle P

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

Address: C/2 Reliance Drive, Tuggerah, NSW Distance travelled return:  39.2km

Wednesday 

20 December

 

Ettalong Movies
Join us today to see a latest movie release at the beautiful Cinema Paradiso. We’ll also get a snack and drink to enjoy during the film.

Excursion requested by Tahlia W.

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

Thursday

21 December

 

 

 

Inflatable World

Today we will spring into a world of bouncy fun! Come along and explore this indoor play centre full of slides, obstacle courses and jumping castles.

Excursion requested by Xavier W

Please be at the Service by 9:00 am. We will be returning by approximately 2:30 pm. Please remember to pack a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle. Please remember your socks.

Address: 128 Chelmsford Road, Charmhaven NSW 2263

Distance travelled return: 72.6 km

Friday

22 December

 

 

Splish, Splash Water Day

Today the Service will be transformed into a water park. We will have a huge blow up water slide, loads of water bombs and craft with water paints. Then a frozen treat might just cool us all off at the end of the day! Wow, WATER, WATER, WATER!

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

Please remember to pack swimmers, Rash Shirt, Board shorts and towel.

Address: At the Service

Distance travelled return: 0 km

 

WEEK 2

Date Activity Notes for Parents

Monday

8 January

Reptile Park

Today you will get to meet Elvis the crocodile, see snakes, lizards, emus, spider, koalas and much more when we visit the Australian Reptile Park. Before heading home we will get a sausage sizzle for lunch.

Excursion requested by Ethan P

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

Address: Lot 69 Pacific Hwy, Somersby NSW 2250

Distance travelled return: 20km

Tuesday

9 January

Inflatable Waterslides

Come join us today on an adventure to Bateau Bay Waterslides. We will get to have 3 hours worth of unlimited play on the fantastic waterslides.

Excursion requested by Lucinda P

Please be at the Service by 9.00 am. We will be returning by 3:00 pm. Please remember to pack a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle. Don’t forget to pack swimmers,  Rashie, board shorts and towel.

Address: Pacific Hwy, Doyalson NSW 2262
Distance travelled return: 36.4km

Wednesday

10 January

Create Collective
Today Brad from Create Collective will be setting up some special art experiences for us.

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

Address: At Service

Thursday

11 January

$25 Surcharge

Wannabees

Wannabees Family Play Town is a themed indoor play centre where children discover what they “wannabe” when they grow up. It features a child size city where the children can experience what it is to have a real job. They can play to be fire fighters, police officers, doctors, beauticians and many more in one of the Wannabees City buildings.

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

Must have appropriate closed in footwear.

Address: 236 Pacific Hwy, Hornsby NSW 2077

Distance travelled return: 107.2km

Friday

12 January

Clip and Climb

Clip Up…Climb Up…Fun Up! Clip ‘N Climb the newest indoor adventure to hit the Central Coast! Clip ‘N Climb is a fun and safe way to strengthen the mind and body. This unique facility has 28 climbing walls of varying difficulties

Excursion requested by Noah C

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

Must have appropriate closed in footwear.

Address: 20 Dane Dr, Gosford NSW 2250

Distance travelled return: 3.6 km

 

 

WEEK 3

Date Activity Notes for Parents

Monday

15 January

Niagara Park Stadium

We’re kicking things off with a trip to Niagara Park Stadium. You’ll get to play hockey, soccer, volley ball, wheelchair basketball, and jump on trampolines and launch yourself into the massive foam pit. We’ll also be having a delicious sausage sizzle and an ice block.

Please be at the Service by 9:00 am. We will be returning by approximately 3:30 pm. Please remember to pack a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle. Must have appropriate closed in footwear and socks.

Address: 18 Washington Avenue, Niagara Park NSW 2250

Distance travelled return: 12.4km

Tuesday

16 January

Monkey Mania
Monkey Mania is an unreal indoor play centre that is just oozing with fun! Come and play in the large play area, packed with obstacles with your friends as you can even shoot them with soft ball cannons! 

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. Please remember your socks.

Address: 20 Dane Dr, Gosford NSW 2250

Distance travelled return: 3.6 km

Wednesday

17 January

Laser Blast Charmhaven

We are off to Charmhaven today for a different Laser Tag experience. Defend your base! Build your team! Use the latest technology with the lasers and state of the art facility to become a hero.

Excursion requested by Levi B and Charles P

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. Must have appropriate closed in footwear.

Address: 132 Chelmsford Rd,

Charmhaven NSW 2263

Distance travelled return: 73 km

Thursday

18 January

Slam Factory

Bring along your scooter or skateboard and helmet today! We’re going to Slam Factory in Tuggerah for an hour of riding around the indoor skate park.

Excursion requested by Arthur G

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. Must have appropriate closed in footwear and a foldable scooter and their own helmets. All children will also need waivers signed.

Address: 93 Gavenlock Rd, Tuggerah NSW 2259

Distance travelled return: 41km

Friday

19 January

Hunter Valley Ice Skating
Come in to Hunter Ice Skating Stadium at Warners Bay and enter a whole new world of frozen fun. Whether you’re planning on being an ice hockey star, winning Olympic Gold in figure skating, or just having a bit of fun and learning the new skill of ice skating, the cool dudes at Hunter Ice Skating Stadium will make sure you have the best fun we can have standing up.

Excursion requested by Serena G

Please be at the Service by 8:45 am. We will be returning by approximately 3:30 pm. Please remember to pack a hat and refillable drink bottle. Please remember your socks and pack some warm clothes.

Address: 230 Macquarie Rd, Warners Bay NSW 2282

Distance travelled return: 156.6km

 

 

WEEK 4

Date Activity Notes for Parents

Monday

22 January

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 Taj

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 Gavvenlock Roads, Tuggerah NSW 2259
Distance travelled return: 38.4km

Tuesday

23 January

Alinta Gymnastics
Come along and test your talents as you stretch and flex, tumble and turn, jump and twist, swing and roll all under the watchful eye of the trained Alinta Gymnastics staff. A day to test your flexibility or just have some fun on the mats. Excursion requested by Abby P

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

Please remember your socks.

Address: Omega Centre, Tuggerah Business Park, 2 Reliance Dr,, Tuggerah NSW 2259
Distance travelled return: 39.2km

Wednesday

24 January

Disco at Everglades Country Club

Today we are meeting with our friends from Woy Woy Vacation Care at The Evergaldes to bust a move. We will have the newest tunes and loads of games to play. Dress in your best disco gear and get ready to dance the day away!

Please be at the Service by 9:00 am. We will be returning by approximately 3:00 pm. Please remember to pack a hat and refillable drink bottle. Lunch will be provided by the bistro. Must have appropriate closed in footwear.

Address: Dunban Road, Woy Woy NSW 2256

Distance travelled return: 27.8 km

Thursday

25 January

Surcharge: $25

Maitland Gaol
Ever wondered what the prisoners of yesteryear spent their time doing? Find out on this fun filled mini tour. After checking the prisoner’s accommodation, we will have the opportunity to learn and perform the exercise routine undertaken by prisoners to keep fit in the early 1900s. Sure to bring some laughs, this activity and tour gives a small glimpse into the interesting lives of the prisoners of Maitland Gaol at the turn of the 20th century.

Please be at the Service by 9:00 am. We will be returning at approx. 4:30 pm. Please bring a hat, lunch and refillable drink bottle. Must have appropriate closed in footwear.

Address: 6-18 John St, East Maitland NSW 2323
Distance travelled return: 185.2km

Friday

26 January

Australia Day - Public Holiday

Service is Closed

 

 

WEEK 5

Date Activity Notes for Parents

Monday

29 January

Bateau Bay Bowling

There is no place that lets the good times bowl quite like Bateau Bay Bowling Centre. Come and try your skills while challenging your friends at a game of bowling. How many strikes can you get?

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

Please remember your socks.

Address: 470A The Entrance Rd, Bateau Bay NSW 2261
Distance travelled return: 37.6 km