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Event Series Event Series: Park Play

Park Play

25 June

Free
Park Play event image of boy kicking soccer ball.

Park Play

Experience the ultimate blend of sporty thrills and creative spills at Park Play, a free kids program nestled in the heart of Victoria Park! Mark your calendars for these winter school holidays and dive into a world of sports and craft where kids of all ages can unleash their talents and ignite their imaginations.

Held on 24-26 June and 1-3 July from 9am–1pm each day, children will engage in a range of activities from soccer showdowns and egg and spoon races to crafting masterpieces – there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Plus, get ready to groove and move with breakdancing workshops that’ll have you spinning and twirling in no time!

Whether you’re a sports enthusiast, a craft connoisseur or a dance dynamo, there’s endless fun waiting for you at Victoria Park. So, gather your friends and family for an unforgettable adventure at Park Play. Bookings are not required – simply show up on the day and join the fun. Entry via Gilchrist Avenue, Herston. All ages are welcome though activities are best enjoyed by kids aged 3-12 years old.

Park Play Program

Monday 24 June:

  • Breakdance workshop – Get ready to bust a move and step into the world of rhythm and movement. Learn cool moves, express yourself and build confidence in a fun-filled environment while making friends and creating memories.
  • Woodwork skate parks – Come down and create your very own mini skate park. Using wood glue and a huge assortment of timber shapes, you will have the opportunity to create a 3D model to take home with you.

Tuesday 25 June:

  • Athletic games – Test your strength and speed with a dose of fun with games like egg & spoon races and rubber chicken javelin throwing!
  • Craft games – Let’s make, let’s throw, let’s run, let’s wand, let’s fly – it’s crafting games – let’s give it a try.

Wednesday 26 June:

  • Touch Rugby League – Join us for a series of fun junior Touch Rugby League (TRL) skills and games. Our coaches will help you develop your skills and level up your game and become a master at TRL! Please wear enclosed shoes, no studs. Suitable for ages 5-12 years. For safety, numbers may be limited but wait times won’t be long!
  • Outdoor challenges with Scouts Queensland – Create your own flag, build a flagpole, and fly your own flag. Compete in the Scouts championships with tent building, water filtering and boiling and fire lighting. Finish off with running your torch through the obstacle course passing all the nations of the world as you vie for the ultimate podium place.

Monday 1 July:

  • Soccer skills – Come and play soccer with your friends and family! Learn the rules and skills of the game, then put yourself to the test to see who takes the top spot.
  • Outdoor challenges with Scouts Queensland – Create your own flag, build a flagpole, and fly your own flag. Compete in the Scouts championships with tent building, water filtering and boiling and fire lighting. Finish off with running your torch through the obstacle course passing all the nations of the world as you vie for the ultimate podium place.

Tuesday 2 July:

  • Touch Rugby League – Join us for a series of fun junior Touch Rugby League (TRL) skills and games. Our coaches will help you develop your skills and level up your game and become a master at TRL!  Please wear enclosed shoes, no studs. Suitable for ages 5-12 years. For safety, numbers may be limited but wait times won’t be long! 
  • Craft games – Let’s make, let’s throw, let’s run, let’s wand, let’s fly – it’s crafting games – let’s give it a try.

Wednesday 3 July:

  • Breakdance workshop – Get ready to bust a move and step into the world of rhythm and movement. Learn cool moves, express yourself and build confidence in a fun-filled environment while making friends and creating memories.
  • Colourful posters – Using Colourful Minds art easels and a range of watercolour paints, children are encouraged to colour and design artwork for their home.

Park Play

When: 24-26 June and 1-3 July from 9am–1pm each day

Where: Victoria Park / Barrambin, entry via Gilchrist Avenue, Herston

Cost: Free

More information: https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/things-to-see-and-do/council-venues-and-precincts/parks/victoria-park-barrambin/whats-on-at-victoria-park-barrambin

Venue

Victoria Park / Barrambin
309 Herston Road
Herston, Q Australia
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We make every effort to ensure all this information is up to date but should be used as a guide only. Events do get cancelled or changed due to wet weather and other events. Let us know at info@brisbanekids.com.au.