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.

Redlands College

Address: 38 Anson Road | Wellington Point | QLD | 4160
Operating Hours: 6:30am - 6:00pm
Session Fee *: $ 77.80. Out-of-pocket expense is lower with Child Care Subsidy.
* Fees are per child per session. Extra fee for excursions / incursions.


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!
Image Fizzing Ice Cubes
Watch in astonishment as the colourful ice cubes fizzle as a result of a chemical reaction.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Make a Movie Day
Lights, Camera, Action. Redland College Productions will be writing a play, making costumes and filming an award-winning movie! Will it be a drama, a comedy or a sci-fi? You'll have to join in to find out!
Image Bath Salts
We know that bath salts are always fun to watch in the bath, but have you ever tried making your own? Learn how to make your own fizzy bath bombs using safe household ingredients and watch them fizz in the water!
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Growing Crystals
What is a crystal? What shapes do crystals have? What is crystallisation and how does it happen? Learn all this and more as you conduct a safe science experiment to create a beautiful crystal garden.
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 Fruit Pop
Cool down with these refreshing frozen fruit pops using real fruit pieces. A delicious and healthy summer treat.
Image Tie Dye T-Shirts
Bring along a plain white t-shirt or clothing item to transform into a groovy tie-dyed design. Learn the techniques in tie dying and discover the amazing patterns you can create.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Street Dance
It's time to get your groove on in this fun session of street dancing. Learn all the moves and participate in dance based games, routines and even a real "dance-off" battle!
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $20.00
Image Bush Tucker Experience
Here's a great chance to get some wisdom from our Indigenous people. Discover the wild herb garden and learn about bush tucker plants.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $24.00
Image Obstacle Course
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?
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!
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Stained Glass Windows
Create your own beautiful stained glass window with different shapes, patterns, and colours. Hang your finished creation to admire its beautiful effect.
Image Big Bang!
Participate in a series of science experiments and learn how explosions occur as a result of a chemical reaction. Have a blast with an exploding bag experiment, Mentos explosion, and make an erupting volcano! A safe activity using safe non-toxic ingredients suitable for children of all ages.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium & Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens
Meet a family of aliens from another solar system! They've flown down here to teach you about the stars, the moon and all the amazing things that make up our solar system. Discover the secrets of the Botanic Gardens in the exotic rainforest and refuel with your packed lunch for a picnic followed by fun in the playground.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $20.50
Image MasterChef Challenge
It's a bake off! Children will work in teams to design and bake the best dessert they can! Will your team be the winner?
Image Balloon Volleyball
What do you get when you swap a volleyball with a balloon? Guaranteed laughs and a great team challenge to keep the balloon off the ground!
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Bricks 4 Kidz - Movie Mania
A workshop full of fun and creativity using the popular Lego bricks! Specially designed project kits with exciting movie theme-based models. We build, we learn and we play!
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $20.00
Image Water Fun Party
Welcome to the Extend Squad Water Park! Water limbo, water balloon volleyball, spraychestra and foot freeze. Fun for everyone.
Image Build your own Boat Challenge
Are you ready for the challenge? Create your very own foil boat and compete against your friends to test your building skills. Will your boat be the strongest or will it float the longest?
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Erupting Volcano
Create your very own mountainous scene complete with a volcanos. Watch the children's eyes widen and faces light up as you test a cool chemical reaction and watch the volcano's frothy lava spill out!
Image Handball Competition
Participate in a mega round robin tournament and test your skills in handball! Play against your friends, cheer them on, and rotate winners to advance on to the ultimate handball match. Requested by Tate.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Bay Play and Apex Park
Create amazing adventures as you jump, climb and crawl your way through the playground! The journey continues through to Apex Park for a packed lunch picnic.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $20.00
Image Fishwise
Discover all things fishy as you bait up, cast your rod and wait for the catch. Be on the lookout for yabbies, red claw crabs and marine life.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $20.00
Image Puff Paint
Using a mixture of safe kitchen products, create puff paints in various colours and paint a picture of your favourite holiday destination. Paint your favourite camping spot, beach, or park.
Image Melted Bead Suncatcher
Get the most out of the sun rays with this nifty Extend Exclusive take home gift.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Zucchini Brownies
Have you ever tried combining zucchini with chocolate? This crazy combination tastes delicious and makes a mean brownie! Come along to see what the fuss is all about. Back by popular demand!
Image Race Around Australia
The amazing Extend Squad race...complete puzzles and challenges to pass through levels and get your team around the world. Will you be this years winner?
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Enamel Jewellery
Join your friends at the Extend Squad as we make jewellery including everyone's favourite: friendship bracelets. Design colourful bracelets using wire, glue, nail polish and hair slides to share with all your friends.
Image Strawberry and Kiwi Salsa
We're making salsa with a fruity twist! Using strawberries, kiwis, mango and avocado to create a deliciously refreshing snack perfect for summer.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Build a Bug
Join us for a hands-on workshop combining insect classification and morphology with the fun of designing and making your very own insect! Learn about the differences between insects and theit close relations such as spiders, scorpions, millipedes and centipedes.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $20.00
Image Queensland Maritime Museum and QUT CUBE
Go back in time and discover historic vessels of all shapes and sizes! Explore the BIG exhibits such as the warship Diamantina and the lugger Penguin. The fun continues at the QUT CUBE with a burst of tecnology! Interact with one of the world's largest digital learning and display spaces.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $15.00
Image Protect The Egg Challenge
Explore the relationship between force and momentum as you participate in our egg drop challenge! Use various craft and recycled items to construct a container that will protect an egg when you drop it. Will your egg survive the fall? Improve your design and experiment at different heights and surfaces. (Water balloons can be used as an alternative for children with an egg allergy).
Image Space Invaders
5, 4, 3, 2, 1, BLAST OFF! Travel into outer space and make a flying saucer, UFO space craft, wacky Martian, and futuristic robot! You'll have a BLAST with these mini space activities. Suggested by Ryan.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image High Tea
Fancy a spot of tea? Our fabulous tea will be filled with wonderful tea and mini tasty treats.
Image Continuous Cricket World Cup
Practice batting, scoring and bowling in this fun variation of cricket. Learn the rules and help your team score! Requested by Sam.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Australia Day Damper
There isn't anything more Australian than damper, and we're celebrating Australia Day by making delicious damper!
Image Sydney Opera House
Pay homage to the Sydney Opera House by creating their own mini masterpiece from paper plates, cellophane and paint.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Australian Open Balloon Tennis
Celebrate the Aus Open with non-stop fun! Make your own tennis rackets using cardboard and mesh and participate in a balloon tennis tournament. Adapt your tennis skills and techniques and become a balloon tennis master! Suitable for children of all ages.
Image Personalised 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.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Image Go Karts Wild
Get ready to race! Challenge your friends to a race as you speed around the track or ride along next to your friends in this fun-filled incursion not to be missed!
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $20.00
Image Gallery of Modern Art
Use more than just your eyes and engage with interactive artworks as part of the APT9 exhibition. Hands-on with a multimedia element, this is a fun and meaningful way to experience the world of creative contemporary art of Australia, Asia and the Pacific. Enjoy your packed lunch with a view of the Brisbane River.
Bonus Play
Artbox create and design, fun indoor challenges and competitive team games
Session Fee + $10.00
Image Australia Day Party
Join us as we celebrate Australia Day with a range of fun games including thong throwing, egg and spoon, three legged and water balloon races! Challenge your friends and enjoy tasty Australian inspired treats.
Image Rain Clouds
Have you ever wonder why it rains? This science experiment is the perfect way to teach children about weather cycles and how rain forms.
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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