There’s still a week left of the holidays!

Be at the Rainbow Beach Centre Block on July 4 for bubble soccer, a jumping castle, giant yard games such as Jenga and Checkers, team games and face painting for under 17s and it is free!

Be at the Rainbow Beach Centre Block on July 4 for bubble soccer, a jumping castle, giant yard games such as Jenga and Checkers, team games and face painting for under 17s and it is free!

We can thank Council and the Cooloola Coast Youth Activity Project for these holiday fun activities….

Free family fun day in Rainbow

Bring the whole family along to one of the GET OUT, GET ACTIVE outdoor programs! Littlies will love the jumping castle and big kids can take on their mates in bubble soccer suits.

There will also be giant yard games such as Jenga and Checkers, team games and face painting. Children under 12 must be accompanied and supervised by an adult.

Tuesday July 4, 10am – 1pm, Rainbow Beach Centre Block, Rainbow Beach Road, Rainbow Beach for under 17 years, free.

Participants must bring a sense of fun and adventure, a water bottle and closed-in shoes if playing bubble soccer. Snacks are available for purchase. No bookings required. More details:1300 307 800.

Clowning and Physical Theatre Workshop

The super-energetic Trash Test Dummies are bringing their show to Gympie, July 1. Join a free workshop 5-17 years, 10-11am, Gympie Civic Centre, Mellor Street. Then bring the whole family along to see this world-class circus performance – with riotous stunts and an astonishing display of balance, acrobatics, slapstick and juggling.

Doors open from 3pm for pre-show competitions and activitues. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Performance begins at 4pm, $5 per person or 5 tickets for $20 and children under five are free. Pre-book your tickets: www.gympie.qld.gov.au/holidayfun

Kite and paper plane making

Join a Family Craft Activity, Wednesday July 5, 10.30-11.30am at Tin Can Bay and  2-3pm at Rainbow Beach libraries.

Cook up a winner!

Come along to a CWA Cooking Competition Trial, Tuesday July 4 – at the Meeting Room behind the ‘Seaside Cottage’ at 18 Whiting St in Tin Can Bay, from 9-11am. Cooloola Coast Youth Activity Project: 0411 218 254.

Make music

Thursday July 6 there’s Create a Noise at the Cooloola Cove Veterans and Community Hall from 9-11am. Make an instrument then have a jam. Cooloola Coast Youth Activity Project: 0411 218 254.

First 5 Forever focus on fun

First 5 Forever story-time programs in your library are free, interactive sessions that include stories, songs, rhymes and craft. F5F sessions will be held every week at the Rainbow Beach Library on Mondays 10 – 11am and the Tin Can Bay Library on Thursdays 9.30 – 10.30am.

Bronco’s skills clinic

July 5, kids 10-14 years can join in a day out at the Brisbane Broncos’ training ground where you will get the opportunity to participate in a skills clinic with staff from the Broncos Club.

Your participation includes: memberships with exclusive merchandise (water bottle, drawstring bag, lanyard, card-holder, two-for-one ticket offer to a 2017 Broncos home game, plus lots more.

Departs 8.30pm (to 5pm) from Gympie Civic Centre, $30 includes membership, transport and lunch. Bookings: https://bucktobronco.eventbrite.com.au

Get arty

Gympie Regional Gallery host workshops: colourful sculptures, collages, clay modelling. Fees apply, please contact: 5488 0733.

Visit Council’s www.gympie.qld.gov.au/holidayfun page to find more activities for the winter break!

Come to a Healthy Eating Cook Off

9-11am on July 22 at the Cooloola Cove Hall – call CCYAP on 0411 218 254 to find out more!