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 Summer 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 Summer School Holiday Program: Please note one adult must be in attendance for the excursions.


Opening Hours: The Corner and Shed 11 will be open on Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 11.00-1.00 for Drop-In starting the 4th of January and finishing the 22nd of January.

Look out for Youth Services in the community as we will be doing outreach all over the Mornington Peninsula. Our whereabouts will be posted on our Socials.

The cost of activities is free. 


Operoo 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 Operoo profile for your child before they can participate in any of our activities. Learn more about Operoo