Youth Services - School Holiday Program

Important notice: As part of the changes to protect our community and in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Winter School Holiday program has been modified. Thank you for your understanding. To see all changes, and further information, please visit:

 The Shire offers school holiday programs for primary-aged children and youth (aged 10-17 years) each school holidays.  The below information relates to our youth school holiday programs.  In addition special school holiday events are held by our libraries, Pelican Park, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, The Briars and more each school holidays.  

Youth Services School Holiday Program

Our school holiday programs run every school holidays, and include excursions, outreach centres, and heaps of activities at each of our 3 youth centres (located at Hastings, Mornington and Rosebud).

The youth centres are a safe place to meet friends and make new ones, in a supportive environment - young people can be involved in structured activities run by qualified youth workers or have free time to chill and use the facilities.

To register your interest on our Winter School Holiday Program: 

We are running online activities via our Facebook and Instagram accounts:

The cost of activities is free. 


CareMonkey is our registration management platform, and is where your child's details are stored for our staff to access during activities. If you haven't already, you will need to create a CareMonkey profile for your child before they can participate in any of our activities. Learn more about CareMonkey.