Wednesday, 11 January 2023


Shellharbour City Council is hosting lots of fun activities throughout the summer school holidays.

Highlights include inflatable fun at Shellharbour City pools, an outdoor movie night, sports development clinics, and game and ‘chill’ days at Blackbutt Youth Centre.

Many of the activities are free and family friendly, with something for children of all ages.

Also, don’t miss Council’s summer music series – Live on the Lawn - at the Shellharbour Civic Centre plaza. These free live music performances are for people of all ages.

Live on the Lawn is held from 11.30am to 1.30pm every Friday throughout January. Relax, soak up the sun and enjoy live music from local artists including Benjamin Fowler, Cameron Little and Michael Bond.

School holiday activity program
•    Inflatable Fun at Albion Park Pool, Saturday 28 January & Saturday 18 February, 1-3pm
•    Inflatable Fun at Oak Flats Pool, Saturday 21 January & Saturday 11 February, 1-3pm
•    Inflatable Fun at Warilla Pool, Saturday 14 January, Saturday 4 February & Saturday 25 February
•    Live on The Lawn at Shellharbour Civic Centre, Fridays from 11.30am
•    Basketball, Sound & Splash at Warilla Basketball Courts, Wednesday 11 January, 1-5pm
•    Basketball, Sound & Splash at Calderwood Upper Park (12-18 years), Monday 23 January, 1-5pm
•    Chill Gaming Day at Warilla Neighbourhood Centre (12-16 years), Monday 16 January, 2.30pm
•    Chill Gaming Day at Blackbutt Youth Centre (12-18 years), Thursday 12 January, 1-5pm
•    Chill Gaming Day at Albion Park Youth Centre (12-18 years), Thursday 19 January, 1-5pm
•    Volleyball, Sound & Splash at MacDonald Park (12-18 years), Tuesday 17 January, 1-5pm
•    Volleyball, Sound & Splash at Shell Cove Marina (12-18 years), Tuesday 24 January, 1-5pm
•    Basketball Development Clinic (5-12 years), Wednesday 18 January, 9.30am & 11am
•    Create and Play, Wednesday 18 January, 1-3pm
•    Outdoor Movie Night, Wednesday 25 January, 8pm
•    Symphony by the Sea, Thursday 26 January, 6-8pm
•    Shellharbour Rocks the Flats, Saturday 11 February, 12-6pm

Mayor of Shellharbour City, Chris Homer, said the activities were a great opportunity for young people to have fun, meet new people and enjoy all that Shellharbour City has to offer.

“It is wonderful that Council is able to offer so many opportunities for our city’s young people. The activities are being held all over the city and there’s something for all age groups,” Mayor Homer said.

“I encourage our young community to check out what’s on offer these holidays and organise a day out with friends and siblings at our pools, parks and stadium,” he said.

For more information

Media enquiries: Kelli Wells 0448 361 008

Last updated : Wed 11 Jan 2023