School Holiday Activities In Frankston City

Party In The Park 2017

Cruden Farm
60 Cranbourne Road 
P. 1300 322 322

  • 9.30am-2pm Tuesday 4 April 2017 

Cost: FREE Visit the stalls for activities and information on local children's services.

Sand Sculpting Australia - Land of Imagination

Frankston Waterfront
510N Nepean Highway
Frankston 3199
P. 03 5986 6684

Cost: Prices and opening hours visit Sand Sculpting Australia page

The Hangout - For Youths

Holiday activities for 12 - 17 year olds.
Many activities are free or low cost.
Excursions attract fees.

Bookings open: TBA

Booking Essential on 9768 1366. 

Charges apply

Places are limited and all bookings, payments and forms are required to be returned to Frankston Youth Central (located next door to the Frankston Library). 

Frankston Arts Centre

37 Davey Street
Frankston 3199
P. 03 9784 1060

  • Storytime - The Nutcracker
    Saturday 1 to Monday 3 April

    11am on Saturday 1 April
    2pm on Saturday 1 April
    11am on Sunday 2 April
    2pm on Sunday 2 April
    Ages: Suitable for all ages   
    Cost: $38 to $49
  • Wiggle around Australia
    Thursday 6 April 10am, 12.30pm and 2.30pm
    Ages: Suitable for young kids  
    Cost: $33.50, Group 8+ $31.50 Children under 12 months free on adult knee )
  • The Wizard of Oz Interactive Show
    Sunday 9 April at 11am
    Ages: Suitable for all ages
    Cost: $17 to $22

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Frankston Visitor Information Centre

7N Pier Promenade
Frankston Waterfront
P. 1300 322 842
Open: 9am to 5pm, seven days
(Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday)

Guided Ranger Walk and Junior Explorer Activities of Frankston's natural attractions

Come and explore some of Frankston's most popular natural attractions this autumn. Join our local Park Ranger and be amazed by the history, native flora, fauna, geology and coastal scenery right here on our doorstep.

  • Guided Ranger Walk - Studio Park, Langwarrin
    Tuesday 4 April 1pm - 3pm
    Join the ranger to take an artist’s viewpoint of the bush.
    Open to all ages
  • Astronomy Talk - Overport Park, Frankston South
    Tuesday 4 April 6.30pm - 8pm
    Join the ranger under the stars for an overview of “our place in space”
    BYO folding chair or picnic rug, warm clothing, beanie and / or blanket
    Open to all ages

  • Junior Explorers - Bunarong Park, Frankston
    Wednesday 5 April 10am - 12pm
    Join the ranger to explore one of Frankston’s best kept bushland secrets
    For ages 6 - 12yrs with an adult

  • Guided Ranger Walk - Lower Sweetwater Creek, Frankston
    Tuesday 11 April 1pm - 3pm
    Join the ranger to explore the creek and its surroundings.
    Open to all ages

  • Spotlight Walk Paratea Reserve, Frankston South
    Tuesday 11 April 6pm - 8pm
    Experience the bush as it comes to life after dark. 
    Open to all ages

  • Junior Explorer - Kananook Creek, Seaford
    Wednesday 12 April 10am - 12pm
    Join the ranger to explore for Creek Creatures
    For ages 6 - 12yrs with an adult

What to bring

Hat, sunscreen, water bottle, sturdy shoes, rain jacket, camera, mosquito repellent, light snack and your sense of adventure.
Children to be accompanied by an adult. No Dogs Please.

Bookings Essential

Bookings can be made in person at Frankston Visitor Information Centre or

Cost: $5 adults, $3 concession, $2 children, under 3 free. Booked tours are non-refundable.

Meeting Locations: Meeting locations will be given upon confirmation of booking.

Peninsula Aquatic Recreation Centre

16N Cranbourne Road
P. 03 03 9781 8444

  • PARC Jungle School Holiday Program
    Activities from 11am to 3:30pm weekdays, including Splash Town
    Python slide opening times: 10am to 7pm daily during school holidays 10am to 6pm on public holidays. Closed Good Friday.

PARC is the perfect school holiday destination for the ultimate family day out! The Summer school holiday campaign features something for everyone.

Cost: Fees apply

Frankston City Libraries

Carrum Downs Library
203 Lyrebird Drive
Carrum Downs VIC 3201
Phone: 03 8773 9539
Fax: 03 9782 0187
Frankston Library
60 Playne Street
Frankston VIC 3199
P.  03 9784 1020
F. 03 9784 1750

Seaford Library
1/6 Broughton Street
Near the corner of Station and Broughton Streets
P. 03 9784 1048

Bookings open: Can be made in person, by calling 03 9784 1020 or
Cost: Free or a small charge

Sessions are specifically designed for each age group. Children under 12 years must be accompanied by an adult.

Frankston North Community Centre

Location: 26 Mahogany Avenue
Frankston North
P. 8773 9545

Booking: Can be made in person or call 8773 9545
Cost: Low cost or free

Frankston South Community and Recreation Centre

Location: 55 Towerhill Road 
P. 03 9293 7122   

  • School Holiday Program April 2017 (106KB)  Mainly free but some fees apply

  • Dodgeball
    Monday 3 April 
    12 to 17 year olds
    Bookings essential on 9768 1366

  • Badminton
    Tuesday 4 April
    Tuesday 11 April
    Thursday 13 April 
    9.30am to 11.30am
    All welcome

  • Prymeball
    Tuesday 4 April 
    1pm to 2.30pm
    All welcome

  • Open Day
    Thursday 6 April 
    10am to 2pm
    Come in and try a new activity 
    Face Painting
    Yoga and Chanting
    Sports and Games
    Free Refreshments
    Free. More information contact 9293 7122

  • Coding 101
    Monday 10 April
    12 to 17 year olds
    Booking essential on 9768 1366

  • Zumba Dance Party
    Wednesday 12 April
    9.30am to 10.30am
    All welcome

Langwarrin Community Centre

Location: 2 Lang Rd
P. 03 9789 7653

  • The April Holiday Program will be available shortly

Bookings: Can be made in person or call 9789 7653
Cost: Low cost or free

McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery

Location: 390 McClelland Drive
Langwarrin, VIC 3910
P. 03 9789 1671

Cost: Gold coin donation

Frankston Skate Park

Location: 16N Cranbourne Road
P. 03 9769 6579

  • Open every day

Cost: Free

Parks and Reserves

Location: Frankston City
Cost: Free
Open: Everyday
Suitable for all ages

Frankston City offers plenty of Parks and Reserves to help keep you active and healthy. 
Cost: Free

Mulberry Hill

385 Golf Links Road
Langwarrin  3910
P. 03 5971 4138

Spencer Leason Park is open daily.

Easter Sunday from 11am to 4pm

Cost: Adult $7.50, Child/Concession $6.50, Family $18.50

Wells Street Market

Wells Street
P. 1300 322 322

  • Open every Thursday 8am to 2pm

Cost: Free

Community Centres and Neighbourhood Houses

Good Friday on the Frankston Foreshore

Pier Promenade
Frankston Waterfront

  • Friday 14 April 2017 from 11am to 3pm

Frankston’s traditional Good Friday Festival.
Cost: Free

Vacation Care in Frankston

Vacation Care programs are operated by a range of providers across Frankston City and are usually situated at primary schools or Community Centres.  For enrolment information contact your local primary school or visit My Child website for a list of providers.  

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