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Drop & Go Day Camps

Oh no - you're too late! Our October school holiday 'drop & go' day camps have officially booked out (in record time!)

The program lineup is released week 6 of every term - sign up for our e-news to make sure you're the first to know.

In the meantime, check out the types of activities we get up to by looking at the October lineup below.  


 

 

Social connection and outdoor experiences have never been more important to people's mental and physical health - and we're here to help administer some 'Adventure Therapy' to your 5-13 year old (sorry, no parents allowed!)

With 9 awesome activity themes to choose from across each week day of the holidays; from building a ghost cannon and life-sized birds' nests, to laser skirmish and tube sliding - there's something to suit all interests and abilities.

WE HAVE:

  • Plenty of fresh air to spare
  • Limited capacity to allow ample indoor space (if weather dictates) to suit social distancing requirements
  • Adapted programming with social distancing in mind
  • Scheduled in additional hand washing breaks

JUST $65 PER DAY covers:

  • Full facilitation (1:9 staff to child ratio) - drop off for 9am start, pick up at 5pm
  • Morning & afternoon tea provided (BYO Lunch, adhering to same allergy policy as at school)
  • Entry to the property and use of onsite activities and equipment
  • One very good night’s sleep from a very exhausted (and happy) child
  • A lifetime of memories, having made new friends and developed new skills 

CHECK OUT THE PROGRAM LINEUP BELOW, THEN CLICK TO BOOK OR CHECK FOR SOME FAQS AND PARENT FEEDBACK 


The best of camping. Tent relays, crafts, obstacles and more! 

Program highlights (but not limited to!)

  • CAMPFIRES!! Cooking / songs / games / riddles
  • Tent pitching and related games
  • Younger groups - build camp gadgets and sail leaf boats
  • Older groups - build a Davinci bridge
  • Choice of Challenge Hill and Tube Slide

… all this and more - on a 54 hectare natural wonderland!

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Note that groups are generally split in age groups 5-8 and 9-13 (some days there is a 3 age group split) to ensure the activities match abilities and everyone has a great time with an appropriate level of challenge. All ages come together with their choice of Challenge Hill or Tube Slide.

Goodbye and thanks for coming! This silly day turns everything upside-down and back-to-front

Program highlights (but not limited to!)

  • Backwards Labyrinth challenge
  • Backwards obstacle course 
  • Backwards craft - flipped painting and negative drawing 
  • Behind the back challenges 
  • Reverse party games - wrap the parcel, reverse musical statues, pull the tail off the donkey 
  • Choice of Challenge Hill or Tube Slide (done backwards)

… all this and more - on a 54 hectare natural wonderland!

BOOK NOW

 

Note that groups are generally split in age groups 5-8 and 9-13 (some days there is a 3 age group split) to ensure the activities match abilities and everyone has a great time with an appropriate level of challenge. All ages come together with their choice of Challenge Hill or Tube Slide.

Oh no - you're too late! This day is now fully booked - email info@woodhouse.org.au to get on the wait list... or select a different day!

We recommend checking out 'Adventurers Trail' as a great alternative. 

 


Work in teams throughout the day to complete challenges, win points and compete for the title of champions!

Program highlights (but not limited to!) 

… all this and more - on a 54 hectare natural wonderland!

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Note that groups are generally split in age groups 5-8 and 9-13 (some days there is a 3 age group split) to ensure the activities match abilities and everyone has a great time with an appropriate level of challenge.

This nature-based day focuses on our feathered friends, cos... 

b-b-b-bird-bird-bird, bird is the word. (sorry...)

Program highlights (but not limited to!) 

  • Bird science - investigate feathers under the microscope and discover how birds' hollow bones work
  • Build life-sized birds' nests
  • Create your own wings
  • Make a bird feeder
  • Choice of Challenge HillTube Slide

… all this and more - on a 54 hectare natural wonderland!

BOOK NOW 

 

Note that groups are generally split in age groups 5-8 and 9-13 (some days there is a 3 age group split) to ensure the activities match abilities and everyone has a great time with an appropriate level of challenge. All ages come together with their choice of Challenge Hill or Tube Slide.

Oh no - you're too late! This day is now fully booked - email info@woodhouse.org.au to get on the wait list... or select a different day!

We recommend checking out 'Woodhouse Re-Wind' as a great alternative. 

 


Here's a blast from the past (pardon the pun)... this day is going to be totally out of this world.

Program highlights (but not limited to!) 

  • 'Shoot 'em up' Laser Skirmish game
  • Space craft - make planet mobiles and constellation projectors
  • Play 'human space invaders'
  • Choice of Challenge Hill (space cadet training) or Tube Slide (riding flying saucers)

… all this and more - on a 54 hectare natural wonderland!

BOOK NOW

 

Note that groups are generally split in age groups 5-8 and 9-13 (some days there is a 3 age group split) to ensure the activities match abilities and everyone has a great time with an appropriate level of challenge. All ages come together with their choice of Challenge Hill or Tube Slide. 

There is no 'drop & go' day camp programmed for Labour Day Monday public holiday, but it is the perfect opportunity to get in on the action as a family.

With awesome activities suited to 5-95 year olds, head in for the day and...

  • Crawl, climb, swing and splash your way around 30+ obstacles on CHALLENGE HILL
  • Weave your way through THE LABYRINTH – giant split level maze
  • Whizz down 2 fast and furious TUBE SLIDES (open 11am-3pm, weather permitting)
  • Try your hand on the 9 ‘hole’ DISC GOLF field – it’s like regular golf, but with a Frisbee!
  • Explore the beauty of the property on 1 (or 7!) ORIENTEERING courses

MORE DETAILS AND BOOKINGS

Oh no - you're too late! This day is now fully booked - email info@woodhouse.org.au to get on the wait list... or select a different day!

We recommend checking out 'Woodhouse Re-Wind' as a great alternative. 

 


A heart pumping, adrenaline surging good time, designed to burn maximum energy while completing our most adventurous activities.

Program highlights (but not limited to!)  

… all on a 54 hectare natural wonderland

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Note that groups are generally split in age groups 5-8 and 9-13 (some days there is a 3 age group split) to ensure the activities match abilities and everyone has a great time with an appropriate level of challenge.

Our team takes the kids on the Woodhouse 'Adventurers' Trail' exploring the beautiful Adelaide Hills, with scavenger hunts, nature art and fun games along the way.

We'll make it back in time to end the day with the most epic adventure all... Challenge Hill!

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Note that groups are generally split in age groups 5-8 and 9-13 (some days there is a 3 age group split) to ensure the activities match abilities and everyone has a great time with an appropriate level of challenge.

Oh no - you're too late! This day is now fully booked - email info@woodhouse.org.au to get on the wait list... or select a different day!

We recommend checking out 'Woodhouse-ReWind' as a great alternative. 

 


 

That's it! We've had just about enough of 2020, so we're dusting off the Woodhouse Time Machine and travelling back through space and time to see what else we can find...

Program highlights (but not limited to!)

  • Jurassic World: Digging for dinosaur bones, origami dinosaur crafts and activities
  • CroMagnon World: Fire (without matches!), shelter building and making stone-age tools 
  • The Ancient World: Tackle The Labyrinth quest and make your way through the pyramid tomb
  • Modern World: Choice of Challenge Hill or Tube Slides - totally worth coming back to 2020 for

all this and more… on a 54 hectare natural wonderland!

BOOK NOW

 

Note that groups are generally split in age groups 5-8 and 9-13 (some days there is a 3 age group split) to ensure the activities match abilities and everyone has a great time with an appropriate level of challenge. All ages come together with their choice of Challenge Hill or Tube Slide. 

Oh no - you're too late! This day is now fully booked - email info@woodhouse.org.au to get on the wait list... or select a different day!

We recommend checking out 'In-Tents' as a great alternative. 

 


 

We're gearing up to throw the most fun Halloween Party EVER!

Program highlights (but not limited to!)

  • Weaving your way through the spider's web
  • Bobbing for apples (Covid-Safe)
  • Apple carving
  • Building a 'ghost cannon'
  • Turning your friends into mummies
  • Choice of Challenge Hill or Tube Slide

...all this and more - on a 54 hectare natural wonderland!

BOOK NOW

 

Note that groups are generally split in age groups 5-8 and 9-13 (some days there is a 3 age group split) to ensure the activities match abilities and everyone has a great time with an appropriate level of challenge. All ages come together with their choice of Challenge Hill or Tube Slide. 

If the promise of a full day of adventure, just 10 minutes up the freeway, isn't enough... we've put together another 10 compelling arguments as to why a Day Camp at Woodhouse is so beneficial to your child's development. Click here to check it out!



NOT JUST FOR KIDS...

There are heaps of ways to enjoy the property as a family these school holidays, with loads of fun for 5-95 year olds! Click to find out what makes this particular season at Woodhouse so magical...

 

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