School holiday camps

The Department offers unique recreational experiences during school holidays with options for single day or overnight programs. 

Students from Halls Head Primary School raft building

General information

Who can attend?

Our programs are offered to Year 4 (nine-year-olds) to Year 10 (15-year-olds).

Whats on offer?

  • A different camp theme is typically offered each school holidays. Activities may include rafting, canoeing, high and low ropes, caving, flying fox, lost pilot, archery, fishing, climbing wall, team building and crate climb. Check out our most recent school holiday programs.
  • Given that safety is our number one priority, program activities will vary depending on the season and camp location, age, experience and ability of the children. Due to varying weather conditions Staff have the right to change and alter programs on the day, without notification.
  • Please check this page regularly to see whats coming up for the next school holidays.

Our staff

  • All school holiday programs are run by qualified instructors. All of our staff have current and up to date Senior First Aid qualifications Police Clearances and Working with Children Checks.
  • If our staff are required to run technical programs such as abseiling or climbing then current industry qualification standards will be adhered to.
  • There will be both male and female staff in attendance at each holiday program.

January school holiday programs

Ern Halliday Recreation Camp and Bickley Outdoor Recreation Camp are running programs for the January School Holidays.

Two participants canoeing
Archery Ern Halliday


Ern Halliday

Recent Holiday Programs Overview


Bickley Bush Survivor October 2015

A bush survivor theme was offered at the Bickley Outdoor Recreation Camp in October 2015. Participants had an opportunity to try a range of activities including: Canoeing, snake and reptile awareness, hut building, raft building, vertical challenge, search and rescue and orienteering.

Bickley Holiday Program Flyer October 2015

Ern Halliday Halloween October 2015

With a Halloween inspired theme Ern Halliday welcomed 65 school aged children to the camp on the 1st and 2nd of October for their school holiday day programs. Participants had an opportunity to try archery, beach team building, the big swing, vertical ascent, lost pilot, flying fox, caving and indoor climbing.

An additional 45 children attended the camp for the Junior and Senior overnight camps. Participants spooky adventure included vertical ascent, caving, big swing, lost pilot, team building and floor ball.

Ern Halliday Halloween Flyer

Point Walter October 2015

A great day was had by 15 school aged children at the Point Walter Camp on Friday 2 October 2015. Participants had an opportunity to undertake archery, high ropes, flying fox and team building activities.

Point Walter Holiday Program Flyer Oct 2015

More information

Debbie Courtney
Holiday Bookings Coordinator
246 Vincent Street, Leederville WA 6007
PO Box 329 Leederville WA 6903
Telephone 08 9492 9779
Facsimile 08 9492 9711
Email Debbie Courtney