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Each school holidays City of Ryde hosts a variety of activities and programs to keep our local kids busy.
Activities at the City of Ryde Libraries
For each holiday there is a theme, with lots of activities including crafts, story times and singalongs.
See the full library program(PDF, 401KB).
Activities at Ryde Aquatic Leisure Centre (RALC)
Holiday Intensive Swim Program
Consecutive days of ‘Learn to Swim’ lessons rapidly develop skills and confidence in swimmers. Specific skills programs for butterfly and breaststroke development, as well as the unique ‘Take Your Marks’ program (learning racing techniques for starts, turns and finishes) are also available.
For further details go to the Holiday Intensive Program page.
Fun in the pools!
The wave pool and giant slide operate daily throughout the school holidays*, and you might also like to try out our new fun features: the rainbow water arches and tipping buckets. The water temperature at the Ryde Aquatic Leisure Centre is a pleasant 29° all year round and you’ll never have problems with sunburn, sand in your cossie or bluebottles!
(*as gazetted by the NSW Dept of Education and Training for Public Schools)
Learn Jujitsu: Free School Holiday Activity
Come along to the Ryde Aquatic Leisure Centre for a free Jujitsu, self defence class for school age boys and girls.
- Experience the martial art that creates confident, happy kids!
- We develop polite, helpful children with amazing manners
- Kids learn vital child protective behaviours
- Learn to deal with bullies using just your words.
For full Learn Jujitsu Event details please click here.
Last updated on 1 July 2016