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Events and activities for parents and babies, toddlers and school aged children in the Wollongong and Illawarra area.

Disclaimer: The details of each event are subject to change and may be weather reliant. Please contact individual event holders prior to attendance to confirm details. Some events require pre-booking.

TIGS Open Day | 10 March | Academic Distinction. Global Possibilities.

Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Information Sessions will be held at 10.30am and 6.00pm.

Ages: Preschool to Year 12
Cost: Free to attend
Venue: The Illawarra Grammar School (TIGS)
TIGS Open Day is coming up on Tuesday 10 March 2020. Discover an educational experience where your child can achieve their academic and individual best!
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Reset your Stress Workshop: Support South Coast families impacted by bushfires.

Saturday 29 February, 2020

10am - 4pm

Cost: Instead of tickets attendees are asked to a buy a $100 gift card that will go directly to families in South Coast Communities.
Venue: Sage Hotel Wollongong
In this one day workshop four practitioners come together to provide you with the information and tools you need to reflect on and deal with your stress, and all proceeds will go to helping families hit by fires to buy essential items.
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Illawarra Annual Brick Show, supporting Kidzwish

Saturday 7 March - Sunday 8 March

10am - 5pm / 9am - 4pm

Ages: All ages, family-friendly event!
Cost: $10 pp or $45 for a family of 5. Kids under 3 FREE.
Venue: Illawarra Sports Stadium
Over 30 Master Builders from all over NSW & the ACT will be travelling to Wollongong on the 7th & 8th of March to showcase their brick building skills using LEGO.
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Early Start Speaker Series 2020 - School Readiness

Wednesday 11 March, 2020

6pm - 7.30pm

Ages: Adults only
Cost: $15 per person ($10 for members). All attendees will receive a free school readiness resource to take home on the night.
Venue: Building 21, G.08, Early Start, University of Wollongong
Our first Speaker Series of 2020 takes an in-depth look at all aspects of the transition and provides practical advice on how to prepare for a positive and successful start to big school for both your children and your family.
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Wings over Illawarra 2020 - Australia's best annual airshow spectacular is almost here! SAVE on online tickets!

Saturday 2 May - Sunday 3 May, 2020. Gates open 9am - 5pm. Airshow 11am - 4pm.

Ages: All ages family-friendly event!
Cost: Book your tickets online and SAVE! Kids under 5 years of age are FREE.
Venue: Shellharbour Airport
Wings Over Illawarra 2020 - something for EVERY FAMILY MEMBER! Australia's best annual airshow spectacular, right here in the Illawarra, returns Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd May 2020 - Tickets ON SALE NOW!
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Xtreme B-Force Martial Arts - Wollongong & Illawarra. Kids/teens/adults karate classes.

Term 1, 2020

Ages: 4 years- adults
Cost: Come try a FREE Trial Class!
Venue: Xtreme B-Force Martial Arts
A family-friendly, encouraging and inclusive premier training centre for aspiring martial artists for 4 years right up to adults! And we are open for Term 1, 2020 enrolments now.
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SINGsational - singing, piano, guitar and music theatre lessons / Wollongong.

Term 1, 2020

Ages: All ages, styles, levels welcome
Cost: Enquire upon booking.
Venue: SINGsational
Do you always wish you learned to sing? Make that dream come true in a relaxed and fun environment with SINGsational. Enrol now for Term 1 for singing lessons!
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UniActive Swim School: Professional instructors, quality facilities and fresh air. Registrations open for 2020.

Term 1, 2020

Ages: 3 years +
Cost: Learn to Swim : $15 per class. Squads: $13 per class. Special offer: 50% discount for third child (must be from the same family). Prices are subject to change.
Venue: UniActive
Located within the University of Wollongong grounds, we have been teaching children to swim for over 25 years.
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Miss Zoe's School of Dance - NEW Coledale Studio - get first 2 weeks FREE. Enrol for 2020 - Award Winning Kid's Dances Classes

Term 1, 2020

Ages: 2 years - adults
Cost: ZERO Registration Fee.
Venue: Wollongong, Kiama & Coledale
Come and see the Miss Zoe's difference! Miss Zoe's has been servicing the Illawarra for 12 years - they opened in Kiama in 2018 and in 2019 have opened up in Coledale!
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CIY.CLUB Kids Term 1, 2020 Coding Workshops. Claim your Creative Kids Rebate!

Term 1. 2020 starts Monday 3 February

Afternoon sessions

Ages: 7 - 17 years
Cost: Contact CIY Club. Claim your Creative Kids Rebate.
Venue: Science Space, TIGS, Bulli High School & Warilla Library
Now every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday in Term 4!
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EC Sportz Swim & Kids Gym - Term 1, 2020: Saturday Nippers, Swimming Lessons, Learn to Surf and Kids Gym.

Swim/Surf Lessons: 28 Jan. Saturday Nippers: 1 Feb. Kids Gym & Teen Fit: 3 Feb.

Ages: Saturday Nippers: 6 years +. Swimming lessons: babies to adults. Learn to Surf: 5 years +. Kids Gym: 7 years +
Cost: First lesson for FREE! Active Kids & Creative Kids Provider.
Venue: EC Sportz Swim & Surf School
We offer a FREE trial lesson for swim and gym lessons and we are both an Active Kids and Creative Kids Rebate Approved Provider!
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KMA Martial Arts Wollongong - Term 1, 2020! Fitness and self defense for kids & adults

Term 1, 2020

Ages: 3 years of age - adults
Cost: Active Kids Rebate Provider.
Venue: KMA Martial Arts Wollongong
KMA Martial Arts provides physical training and continual learning, in a fun and friendly atmosphere, suitable for kids and adults alike
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Gravity Gym - Term 1, 2020 enrolments are open now! Claim your Kids Active Voucher.

Term 1, 2020

Refer online schedule

Ages: From 6 months!
Cost: Refer website
Venue: Gravity Gymnastics
Gravity Gymnastics is a brand new indoor gym space for bubs, kids and teens of all shapes, sizes and abilities! AND they are excited to introduce their Term 4 Schedule of classes for ages starting from 6 months - right up to adults!
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Circus Monoxide - Term 1, 2020 Enrolments NOW OPEN! Creative AND Active Kids Rebate Approved.

Term 1, 2020

Refer timetable

Ages: 2 years - adult
Cost: Refer website
Venue: Circus Monoxide
Fly into the circus this school term! Classes at Circus Monoxide aim to develop strength, confidence and skills in a fun, accepting and non-competitive environment. There is something for everyone in these classes, from 2 year olds to adults, and for all skill levels. Try aerials, tumbling, or, try everything in a general circus class.
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NumberWorks'nWords - English and Maths tuition from qualified professionals. Boost your child's confidence and learning in 2020! FREE Assessment.

Term 1, 2020

3.30pm - 7.30pm weekdays.

Ages: 5 - 16 years of age
Cost: Contact centre
Venue: NumberWorks'nWords
Kids Tutoring which is fun but gets great results! Every student has an individualised plan and works towards agreed personal goals. Results are celebrated.
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