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School Holidays UNPLUGGED

'DROP & GO' DAY CAMPS 

Gotta work or just need some 'me time' these holidays?

Woodhouse ‘kids only’ Day Camps offer a different theme each day so you can book in for 1 day, 3 days or all 9, knowing that each day there will be something new for your 5-13 year old to discover all while exploring the 54 hectare natural wonderland!

JUST $65 PER DAY (Scouts SA Members take 20% off!) covers:

  • Full facilitation (1:9 staff to child ratio) - drop off for 9am start, pick up at 5pm
  • Delicious and nutritious, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea (dietary needs catered to)
  • 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

Fair warning... these awesome days consistently book out - so don't delay! Check out the program lineup below... 


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If you’ve got a kid with energy to burn, have we got a program for you. Jam-packed full of action and exploration, this will be a day of non-stop adventure as they work their way from one side of the property… and back again.

Program highlights (bot not limited to!)

  • Challenge Hill
  • Round robin style games and activities
  • Tube Slide
  • Ice blocking

…On a 54 hectare natural wonderland

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A day full of exciting smells, sights and sounds with plenty of hands on activities to learn about the world around us. 

Program highlights (but not limited to!):

  • Making slime (that Mum or Dad doesn’t have to clean up!)
  • Volcanology and Archaeology
  • Rocketry
  • Choose Challenge Hill or Tube slide

…all on a 54 hectare natural wonderland

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Let's go camping! Nothing beats the smell of a crackling fire, sitting around telling stories and singing silly songs. Discover the art of camping as you learn where and how to set up your tent, how to build a safe campfire and enjoy some ooey, gooey toasted marshmallows!

Program highlights (but not limited to)

  • Collecting firewood and building a fire
  • Campfire songs/activities/games
  • Selecting a campsite and pitching a tent
  • Orienteering
  • Option of Challenge Hill or Tube Slide

 …all on a 54 hectare natural wonderland!

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SORRY, THIS PROGRAM IS NOW FULLY BOOKED!

Congratulations! You’ve been accepted into the finest magical institution in the Wizardry World – I wonder which house you’ll be sorted in to?

Program highlights (but not limited to)

  • Sorting into 'Houses': Chamber's, Stephens, Hansons, Gilwell
  • Quidditch match and other games
  • Potion mixing
  • Wand making
  • Option of Tube Slide or Challenge Hill

...all on a 54 hectare natural wonderland

 

 

 

HURRY, LIMITED SPACES REMAINING!!

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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While there is no facilitated program running, Woodhouse will absolutely be open (we open every day of the year, including public holidays!). What a perfect time to get in for some family fun! Click here for all the details you need to know about a Day Adventure at Woodhouse

A fun and challenging simulation of how to survive in the wild - think network television style challenges, with heaps more messy fun.

Program highlights (but not limited to!)

  • Physical team work and communication challenges
  • Puzzles
  • Physical endurance challenges
  • Campfire
  • Challenge Hill

…all on a 54 hectare natural wonderland

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You will need to be cunning and use all of your investigative skills to navigate your way around the property picking up clues along the way.

Program highlights (but not limited to!):

  • Amazing Race for older group/ Treasure Hunt style for younger group
  • Labyrinth and Challenge Hill with additional challenges

 …all on a 54 hectare natural wonderland!

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Can we build it? Yes we can!

A hands on day all centred around construction (and deconstruction!!). Build something epic using pioneer poles, ropes, sticks and anything else you can find… the only limit to what we can create is your imagination.

Program highlights (but not limited to!)

 …all on a 54 hectare natural wonderland

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A hands on activity will have you preparing your fuel for the day before heading off on the Woodhouse Adventurers Trail around the beautiful Adelaide Hills.

Program highlights (but not limited to!) 

  • Make some scroggin
  • Hike up to Mount Lofty (older group), or over to Bridgwater (younger group)
  • A little lightweight cooking
  • Option of Tube Slide or Challenge Hill

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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!

 


FUN WITH THE WHOLE FAMILY

WOODHOUSE IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC EVERY DAY - INCLUDING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS!

 

DAY TRIP

CAMPING

  • Stay for a night or two at the numerous outdoor unpowered camping areas, for the experienced camper, or those looking for an adventure. These camping areas include adjacent shower and toilet blocks and undercover BBQ facilities and use of activities listed above.

CABIN HIRE

 

Whether you're wanting to enjoy a tranquil day of picnicking in the beautiful surrounds and discovering our wetlands trail or ramp it up with an Adrenalin rush Woodhouse has something for you these school holidays.

 

 ‘When I asked my 6 year old (whom I was concerned that the facilitated school holiday activity may not be her thing) how her day was, her simple response was "Epic" "I loved it, I had so much fun". Woodhouse has been the highlight of the holidays for Lucy.’ Emily Browne

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BUILD LASTING FRIENDSHIPS

Free from the usual social expectations, the School Holidays UNPLUGGED program encourages kids to relax and make friends easily.

RECONNECT WITH NATURE

Safe exploration of a 54-hectare natural wonderland offers an ideal cure for ‘nature deficit disorder’, enriching your child’s perception of the world and supporting healthy development

DEVELOP LIFELONG SKILLS

Trained Woodhouse Activity Facilitators provide the right instruction, equipment and facilities for children to discover and hone their natural talents through a range of different nature-based activities

GET ACTIVE

With children spending so much time on their electronic devices, a day at Woodhouse provides a wonderful opportunity to step away from the screen and really burn up some energy. 


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