School Holiday Guide

There are plenty of activities to keep the kids entertained in the Fraser Coast over the holidays. Enjoy some of these fantastic events and workshops, and don't forget to get out and explore our great region.

Select the events you'd like more information on or "Print to PDF" to download a copy of all the events.

Queensland Winter School Holidays
30 June 2018 to 15 July 2018

School Holidays

Da Vinci Machines

24 Nov to 20 Jan

Maryborough City Hall

Delve into the mind of the master of innovation, Leonardo Da Vinci, at Maryborough City Hall. More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 24 Nov - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »

Creative Christmas Trees

26 Nov to 21 Dec

Gatakers Artspace

A special festive exhibition of Christmas trees created by local artists, creatives and groups. More Info »

Wildlife Sanctuary Visit

Sat 1 Dec - 10:00AM

Fraser Coast Cultural Centre, Hervey Bay Regional Gallery

Visit the Discovery Sphere and see the folks from the Wildlife Sanctuary with their dingoes and reptiles. More Info »

Microbats Talk

Sat 1 Dec - 2:00PM

Fraser Coast Cultural Centre, Hervey Bay Regional Gallery

Bring the kids! Lots to see and do! More Info »

Carols on the Village Green

Sat 1 Dec - 4:45PM

Hervey Bay Historical Village & Museum

Join in the festivities at Carols on the Village Green. More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 1 Dec - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 8 Dec - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »

Fraser Coast Apex Santa Fair

Sun 9 Dec - 2:30PM

Queens Park

HO HO HO Santa is making his way to Maryborough. More Info »

Carols in the Park

Sun 9 Dec - 4:00PM

Queens Park

Join in the festivities at Carols in the Park. More Info »

School Holiday Workshop: Miniature Cars

Thu 13 Dec - 10:30AM

Fraser Coast Cultural Centre, Hervey Bay Regional Gallery

To celebrate the Fraser Coast's introduction to the Goggomobil, we're launching into microcar making! More Info »

Mary Christmas Street Party

Fri 14 Dec - 6:00PM

Maryborough CBD

Join in the festive activities in Maryborough's CBD. More Info »

Microbats Talk

Sat 15 Dec - 10:00AM

Fraser Coast Cultural Centre, Hervey Bay Regional Gallery

Bring the kids! Lots to see and do! More Info »

Hervey Bay Ambulance Committee Goods Wheel

15 Dec to 5 Jan

Scarness Park

Help our local ambulance raise much needed funds for auxiliary patient care items. More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 15 Dec - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »

The Little Mermaid Junior - Macabre Theatre Co.

Wed 19 Dec - 6:00PM

Brolga Theatre

The Macabre Theatre Company bring Disney's Little Mermaid Jr. to life! More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 22 Dec - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »

Microbats Talk

Sat 29 Dec - 10:00AM

Fraser Coast Cultural Centre, Hervey Bay Regional Gallery

Bring the kids! Lots to see and do! More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 29 Dec - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »

New Year's Eve Family Fun Fair

Mon 31 Dec

Bring in the new year with your family. More Info »

New Years Eve at the Brolga

Mon 31 Dec - 6:00PM

Brolga Theatre

FREE EVENT. Bring in the new year with FREE LIVE MUSIC by Soul City and Derek F. Smith, Fireworks, Licensed Bar and Food Stalls. More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 5 Jan - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »

School Holiday Workshop: Kids Rock! Painting

Thu 10 Jan - 10:30AM

Fraser Coast Cultural Centre, Hervey Bay Regional Gallery

Rock painting is the latest and greatest way to engage your kids in a fun, accessible craft activity. More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 12 Jan - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 19 Jan - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »

Australian Native Bouquet Making with Hey Posy

Thu 24 Jan - 10:30AM

Fraser Coast Cultural Centre, Hervey Bay Regional Gallery

Hey Posy are paying a special visit to the Bay with their beautiful blooms to celebrate Australian flora. More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 26 Jan - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 2 Feb - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 9 Feb - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »

Wetside Light Show

Sat 16 Feb - 7:00PM

WetSide Water Park

Witness the fountains of the main arena illuminate in colour to the sound of music More Info »


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Bookings

For activities that require bookings, please call the applicable phone number below.

Brolga Theatre and Convention Centre
5 Walker Street, Maryborough
Bookings can be made online, or call 4122 6060

Hervey Bay Regional Gallery 
(Fraser Coast Cultural Centre) 
166 Old Maryborough Rd, Hervey Bay 
Call 4197 4206 

Gatakers Artspace
311 Kent Street, Maryborough
Call 4190 5723

Burrum Heads Library
Burrum Heads Rd
Call 4129 5237

Hervey Bay Library
161 Old Maryborough Rd
Call 4197 4220

Howard Library
Steley St.
Call 4129 4144

Maryborough Library
127 Bazaar St.
Call 4190 5788 

Maryborough Toy & Special Needs Library
239 Lennox St. 
Call 4190 5893

Tiaro Library
Forgan Terrace
Call 4129 2453