Welcome to Extend Holiday Programs

Extend Squad

Extend's school holiday programs are a fantabulous opportunity for your child to do fun and engaging activities with friends. Book 14 days in advance to receive the best rate. Book via LookedAfter up to 60 minutes prior to the session start time.

On Excursion days please ensure children are dropped off by 8.30am for bus departure. They can be collected from the program after 5pm.

Lilydale Primary School

Address: Castella Street | Lilydale | VIC | 3140
Operating Hours: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Session Fee *: $ 78.50. Out-of-pocket expense is lower with Child Care Subsidy.
* Fees are per child per session. Extra fee for excursions / incursions.


Image Slime
Channel your inner mad scientist as you learn how to make your own gooey glitter slime! Master the secret method and watch as your slime sparkles. Requested by Ollie.
Image Colouring Competition
Who can construct the most artistic and beautiful masterpiece? Challenge your friends in a competitive colouring competition. Requested by Robbie.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Mad Scientists
Channel your inner mad scientist as you learn how to make dry ice, rockets, everlasting foaming fountains, boo bubbles and erupting snow! Fun for children of all ages.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $20.00
Image The Big Goose
From tiny fluffy chicks to greedy goats and cheeky lambs, there are so many animals to see. Being a working farm, there are often baby animals to meet too, with lambs, piglets, chicks and calves to see.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $26.00
Image Lady Bird Crackers
Join us in the Extend Squad kitchen as we use vegetables to create a fun ladybird. Yum!
Image Crab Soccer
Walk like a crab and kick like a champion! In this fun game the aim of soccer is the same but everyone has to move like a crab.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Personalised Magnet
Showcase your creative flare with our Extend Exclusive take home gift. Design and create a personalised magnet, a must have piece for your family home. Suggested by Robbie.
Image Minecraft Party
The Extend Squad is having a party and you're invited! Get ready for an afternoon of fun and games inspired by everyone's favorite game, Minecraft. Recommended by Eva.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Puppet Making
Learn how to construct your own puppet using a photo of yourself! Craft it, paint it, and decorate it until you've made a mini version of yourself. Guaranteed laughs for all ages! Requested by Mia.
Image Elephant Toothpaste
If you love big gooey mess and science experiments, you cannot miss this! Come along to see the magic behind a chemical reaction. Requested by Ollie.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Bowling, Laser Tag and Blackburn Lake Sanctuary Park
Test your skills in ten pin bowling. Learn the rules, practice your bowling, and knock 'em down! Followed by a challenging action-packed game of laser tag. Suitable for all ages.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $28.50
Image Fitness and Fun
Get that heart pumping and join in on loads of different team games and challenges that will test your fitness, team work, and coordination.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $20.00
Image Mini Athletics
The Extend Squad Mini Athletics has arrived and you're competing! Participate in competitive games of relays and races and test your skills in long jump or discus. Adapted for children of all ages.
Image Cake Pop
Put your chef's hat on and join us in making delicious cake pops. Decorate them with your favourite colours and take them home to share with your family. Requested by Eva.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
LEGEND Bus Bus Excursion Bus Incursion Walking Walking
Craft Craft Games Sport / Games Cooking Cooking Science Science
Party Party Goodie Bag Goodie bag Seasonal Seasonal Closed Closed
    WHAT TO BRING
  • A snack
  • A water bottle
  • A packed lunch (unless otherwise indicated in the activity descriptions)
  • Suitable clothing for the weather (consider Sunsmart clothing/hat or jumper when cold)
  • Suitable footwear (no thongs or open toe shoes – sandals are okay)
  • An art smock or wear old clothes for art or messy activities
  • Check the activity descriptions above for any additional items to bring on specialty days
    ACTIVITIES AND SPECIAL ITEMS
  • Double-check the activity descriptions on the Extend website to ensure you are familiar with any special requirements. For example is your child attending a dress-up day? Do they need to bring a photo for a craft activity?
    PAY THE BEST RATE
  • If you're not already receiving Child Care Subsidy see our Child Care Subsidy page to learn more, and use our estimator to estimate your out of pocket expense.
  • Book 14 days or more in advance to receive the best rate. See our Terms and Conditions for more details.
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