Family fun activities for you these holidays

Maria Adams caught this excellent summer whiting at a Tin Can Bay Fishing Club Junior Fishing Days - on again April 8 and it is free!

Maria Adams caught this excellent summer whiting at a Tin Can Bay Fishing Club Junior Fishing Days – on again April 8 and it is free!

From robotics and lego, to casting a line or bringing home a planter box! Look at what is on for the Easter break….

March 31

CCYAP Easter Craft 10am-2pm at the Cooloola Coast Community Complex. In conjunction with the Easter Fair, there’s colouring in and bunny craft.

March 31

CCYAP Bling Your Bike from 12pm-3:30pm at the Easter Fireworks Carnival on the Tin Can Bay foreshore. Get creative with crepe paper and enter the Bike Decorating Competition at the Carnival. Competition fees apply.

April 3

CCYAP Mini Commonweath Games from 9am-11am beside the Tin Can Bay library. Games for all ages that will have everyone running and jumping for joy while burning off some of that Easter chocolate!

April 3

Enjoy free fun pool games 2 – 3pm at the Tin Can Bay Swimming Pool. Beat the heat and join us!

Bring swimmers, towel, hat, sunscreen and water bottle.

This is an unsupervised event for 5 – 17 years. All children under the age of 16 must be supervised by 16+ or an adult in line with Pool Policy. Bookings essential at poolgamesattcb.eventbrite.com.au

April 4  

Robotics Fun for 5-17 years – come and try Ozobots, Sphero, Cubetto, Codeapillar and Bee-Bot, just for the fun of it. Join us at the Tin Can Bay Library 10.30-11.30am and the Rainbow Beach library at 2-3pm.

April 5  

CCYAP Head to Toe from 10am-11am at the Rainbow Beach Community Hall. How well does you brain talk to your body? Fun games that involve your heads and shoulders, knees and toes.

April 8

The free Sunfish Junior Fishing Day is on again 8am – 1pm, at the Norman Point Picnic Hut, Tin Can Bay for juniors between 7-15 years of age, hosted by the Tin Can Bay Fishing Club. Sunfish Level 3 three instructors will be available to provide tuition, training and assistance.

You are taught how to tie knots, rig a rod, casting and baiting and then fishing the beach areas. In addition to this, they are given a new rod and reel, a tackle box, and a certificate for attending, and a complimentary morning tea and hearty BBQ lunch is provided to all juniors and their parents. Registration is essential as places are limited: 0437 242 171 or email tcbfishingclub@bigpond.com

April 10  

CCYAP Working with Wood from 11am-12pm at the Cooloola Cove Veterans and Community Hall. Make a mini planter box to take home. Limited places so bookings essential, call Jess 0411 218 254.

April 11

Lego Competition for 5-13 years – bring along your Lego to make a fun creation. Awesome prizes to be won! There will also be some Lego you can borrow. Join us at the Tin Can Bay Library at 10.30-11.30am and the Rainbow Beach library at 2-3pm.

April 12

CCYAP Games and Gaming from 9am-11am at the Cooloola Cove Veterans and Community Hall. Card games, board games and computer games galore so bring the family for some interactive fun.

Are you looking for more fun family things to do?
Check out our Visitor Guide and the ads in this newspaper – you could cruise the Sandy Straits, stand up paddle board, kayak with dolphins, learn to surf, dive at Wolf Rock, experience a horse ride on the beach or go on a safari past the Coloured Sands to the lighthouse!

Find out more:

CCYAP – Cooloola Coast Youth Activity Project: 0411 218 254

Tin Can Bay Library: 5486 4355

Rainbow Beach Library: 5486 3705