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.

Mount Waverley Heights Primary School

Address: Solomon Street | Mount Waverley | VIC | 3149
Operating Hours: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Session Fee *: $ 76.00. Out-of-pocket expense is lower with Child Care Subsidy.
* Fees are per child per session. Extra fee for excursions / incursions.


Image Tie Dye Socks
Bring along a plain white socks to transform into Extend Squad Exclusive socks. Learn the techniques in tie dying and discover the amazing patterns you can create.
Image Popcorn Cauliflower
It's time to don your chef's hat and join us in making popcorn, with a twist! This popcorn is made from cauliflower and is delightful.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Slime Time
Slime you say!? Who doesn't love slime! Glittering slime, glow in the dark slime, magnetic slime and so much more. Enjoy the many wonderful textures, styles, colours and more with this entire program dedicated to mess and fun. As if that isn't enough, let’s get the targets out and throw this slime around! (Suitable for all ages).
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $20.00
Image Elstenwick Park and Ralph Breaks The Internet
Time to get active as you run, climb and explore the play equipment! Build up an apetite for a lunch at the playground. Popcorn will be popped and ready for you at the cinema for a screening of Ralph Wrecks the Internet.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $25.50
Image Chemistry Challenge
Children will create their own experiments using a range of different kitchen resources, experimenting with different chemical reactions. You will not want to miss this.
Image Creative Painting
Unleash your inner artist and get creative with different materials, sponges, scourers and straws! Hang and display your masterpiece.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Dance Fever
Get your party shoes on and get ready to dance at our fun-filled disco themed party complete with flashing lights, awesome music and glow sticks.
Image Capture The Flag
Test your speed and teamwork skills in this popular group game. Work in teams to capture the flag and beat your opponent. May the fastest team win! Adapted for children of all ages.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Avocado Choc Mousse
Have you ever tried combining avocado with chocolate? This crazy combination tastes delicious and makes the most amazing mousse! Come along to see what the fuss is all about.
Image DIY Kaleidoscope
Learn all about light and reflections by making your own colourful kaleidoscope. Turn your kaleidoscope and watch the designs change.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image National Sports Museum and MCG Tour
Learn about Australia's rich sporting culture as you wonder through the museum. Compare how sports were played throughout history and learn about our sporting heroes from the past. Tour around the MCG stadium with some fun facts and behind the scenes secrets and stories.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $24.00
Image Slime
Channel your inner mad scientist as you learn how to make your own gooey glow-in-the-dark slime! Master the secret method and turn off the lights to see what your slime looks like.
Image Personalised Mugs
Put your artistic skills to the challenge with our Extend Exclusive take home gift. Create your own colourful and unique mug and impress your family with the fancy new addition to the dining table.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image African Drumming
This interactive incursion will immerse children into the thrilling rhythms of African music. Learn about the historical use of the drums in Africa, and how dancing and singing play an important part to African culture. By trying out some of the traditional percussion instruments, you'll get the chance to experience closely the exciting drumming rhythms! Suitable for primary school aged children.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $20.00
Image Carnival
It's summertime and the sun is shining, it's the perfect time to be outdoors at the Extend Squad carnival. Participate in a range of activities including a treasure hunt, musical chairs and pin the tail on the donkey, challenge your friends and have a blast!
Image Paper Mache
Let your creativity shine and have a blast with paper mache! What will you create?
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Playground Tag
It's a game of survival and teamwork! Join us as we play our favourite tag games including playground tag, the floor is lava and caterpillar.
Image Vietnamese Noodle Salad
With the perfect balance of sweet, sour and salty seasoning... this noodle salad will have you coming back for more.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Magnets
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.
Image Natural Creations
Embark on a journey outdoors to collect natural resources that you'll use to create a nature craft collage. Collect grass, leaves and flowers to complete your masterpieces!
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Mini Golf
Practice your golfing skills and become a pro! Challenge yourself to a hole in one, beware of hurdles, and have a blast as you navigate your way through a tricky adventure golf challenge suitable for children of primary school age.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $20.00
Image Queen Victoria Park and Melbourne Sealife Aquarium
Soak in the sunshine and fresh air with a picnic lunch at the Queen Vic Park. With tummies full, it's time to head over to the Melbourne Aquarium to spot some sea creatures great and small.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $32.50
Image Ice Melt
Will your rescue be successful? Explore different techniques to get objects outside of ice! It's a challenge you will not want to miss.
Image Animal Party
We're having a party and you're invited! Celebrate all things animals wild decorations, masks and animal themed music in a party not to be missed.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image CLOSED
Image Fruit Icy Poles
Cool down with these refreshing frozen fruit pops using real fruit pieces. A delicious and healthy summer treat.
Image Stay Afloat
Make your own floating pirate ships using different resources. Experiment with different materials to see which floats best! Make an origami boat out of paper, a jungle boat out of natural products, a sailboat out of foam, or even a balloon boat! Experiment with different materials to float your boat!
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Photo Frames
Picture perfect! Design and customise your very own photo frame, perfect to hang and display at home and a lovely gift to your family.
Image DIY Key Rings
Children create their own keyrings, using string and beads, or can make a hama bead keyring.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Summer Party
It's summertime and we're having a party! Learn how to play a huge selection of summer games including balloon basketball, blob tag, catch the cane, and pizza shop!
Image Obstacle Course/Ninja Warriors
Hop, jump, crawl, skip, and weave your way through an obstacle course! Act like a stealth ninja and make your way through a laser beam challenge made of string. Will you make it?
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
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Craft Craft Games Sport / Games Cooking Cooking Science Science
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    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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