School Holiday Programme at Sir William Jordan

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Looking for a fun holiday programme your tamariki will love?

Our school holiday programmes at Sir William Jordan Recreation Centre managed by The Y (formerly known as YMCA) are a great way to meet new friends and experience new things.

Fun holiday programmes all kids will love!

Our school holiday programme, for 5 to 13 year olds gives them the space to wind down after a busy term while keeping them interested and involved through different activities each day. From games and sport to creative self expression, they'll make new friends and stay busy - you'll be picking up happy kids at the end of each day!

Monday 8 July to Friday 19 July

Key Info


5 Pearce Street, Onehunga

Contact Details

Phone: 021 928 241 (Programme Phone 8am-6pm)

Phone: 027 880 6841 (Programme Enquiries)

Times & Pricing

Shorter session: 8:00am-3:00pm; $45.00 per session

Longer session: 8:00am-6:00pm; $58.00 per session

External Provider on-site; from $64.00 per session

Excursion programme: 8:00am-6:00pm; from $75.00 per day

July school holiday programme OUT NOW

These holidays we're super excited to share...

Frozen Jnr, The muscial

Tuesday 9th July

Come along with us to Scared Heart College theatre to watch the spectacular production of Frozen Jr the musical. One not be missed, don't delay in booking this special day as spaces are limited!

Back by popular demand - Nano Girl (Paleontology - new show)

Monday 15th July

We're exploring the science of paleontology with Nanogirl, learning the history of Dinosaurs and how they compare to animals today. Nano Girls- Dinosaur & Paleontology Show

Magic and Potions

Thursday 18th July

Delve into the mystical world of spells potions and wonder beyond imagination. Don’t miss out on this Bewitching day.

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Have a few questions?

We've put together all the information you, as a parent, and also your child/ren could need to have a brilliant school holidays - what to bring, how to sign up, how our programmes work.

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Safeguarding our tamariki

For years The Y has provided a safe and secure environment, where kids can just be’ and enjoy their time with us. We want to support every parent by not only being a fun programme, but also a safe haven where kids’ development is supported and learning is recognised.

The Y is Aotearoa’s first and only accredited organisation through the Australian Childhood Foundation (ACF). We are proud to lead the children’s workforce as a child-safe organisation. Find out more.