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Vacation Care Program INEA YMCA

Vacation Care

Are your kids bored at their school’s vacation care? INEA YMCA vacation care offers something different. Do your kids want to make new friends? INEA YMCA vacation care has lots of kids from different schools from all around Adelaide. Do you want your kids to be active? INEA YMCA vacation care has a full gymnastics hall and sports stadium available to play in everyday. Do you want your kids to be creative, INEA YMCA vacation care offers lots of arts and crafts activities. If you still work during the school holidays and need somewhere for the kids to go, to be totally entertained all day, then vacation care for your child(ren) INEA YMCA is for you.

Vacation Care at YMCA INEA, Walkerville operates each day of the school holidays, except for public holidays, and the week between Christmas and New Year’s. Opening hours are 8:00am – 6:00pm Monday to Friday.

The 2017 Spring program offers excursions to Inflatable Zone at the Mars Complex (Marden) and the world-famous Haigh’s Chocolate Factory Tour, incursions from the sensory-satisfying Mobile Science Education and the ever playful Mobile Junk & Nature Play and in-house themes of celebrating the AFL year, a Halloween Day, getting into nature by building our first garden, becoming a super hero stunt person, our ever-popular gymnastics, jumping castles and we’ll find out who will be the first ever YMCA Ninja Warrior champion.


Statement of Philosophy

The vacation care program endeavours to provide a high quality program for primary school-aged children to enjoy, thrive and be challenged in that is rich in opportunities to learn, develop and have fun. We are an inclusive program of children with additional needs and take pride in supporting all children. We foster children to develop active bodies, creative minds and healthy spirit.


2017 Spring Vacation Care

Mon 2nd Oct
Labour Day – public holiday

Tue 3rd Oct


The AFL Grand Final has been run and won. Today, it’s our chance for our footy stars to shine. We’ll run a coaching clinic, run games & test our trick shots.

Suggested by Katia

Outcomes 1, 2, 3

** Dress in your favourite team colours **


Wed 4th Oct

Inflatable Zone

How about this? We’re walking to Inflatable Zone at the Mars Complex, Marden for all the bouncing action we can handle.

Gold excursion – $67

Suggested by Thomas

Outcomes 2, 3, 5

Thu 5th Oct
Mindwarp Day

Ready to have your minds blown? In the “5 Senses” show, & our own activities, we’ll learn about how amazing our senses are.

 Incursion – $57

Suggested by Prat

Outcomes 1, 4, 5

Fri 6th Oct
Autumn Gymnastics

The sun is coming out as the weather is warming up, it’s time for our ever-popular gymnastics day. Come along & roll, swing & cartwheel the day away.

Suggested by Victoria

Outcomes 1, 2, 3

Mon 9th Oct
Nature Lovers Day

If you like gardening and playing in nature, this is a must. We’re gonna start a garden and Mobile Junk & Nature Play will be here to enjoy the outdoors.

Incursion – $57

Suggested by Chloe

Outcomes 2, 3, 4

Tue 10th Oct

Super Heroes Unite!

Ever wanted to be a superhero stunt actor? This stunt monkey day will let you see out your dream … and save the day!

Suggested by Charlie

Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 5

** Dress as your favourite super hero **

Wed 11th Oct

Haigh’s Chocolate Factory Tour

It’s chocolate time!! We’re going to a factory tour of Haigh’s to see how they’re made & then off to Princess Elizabeth Playground.

 Bronze excursion – $57

Suggested by Ellie

Outcomes 2, 3, 4

Thu 12th Oct
Creepy Ghouls and Wicked Witches

Even though Halloween isn’t until the end of the month, we’re celebrating now. Lots of ghostly games & spooky spells to scare your friends with.

Suggested by Alanah

Outcomes 1, 2, 5

** Dress in your favourite scary costume **

Fri 13th Oct

YMCA Ninja Warrior

Will you be the YMCA’s first Ninja Warrior? Test your skills against our activities and jumping castle obstacle course.

Incursion – $57

Suggested by Luke

Outcomes 1, 2, 3

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