Crows Nest School Holiday Workshops

BRICKS 4 KIDZ Creativity Centre, Crows Nest

Keeping Everyone Safe in our Programs

  • The health and well-being of our BRICKS 4 KIDZ community is our top priority!
  • We will offer FULL REFUNDS if we need to cancel School Holiday programs due to COVID.
  • We are guided by the updates and recommendations from the Departments of Health and Education.

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A maximum total of five children (upper level) and 12 children (middle level) will be allowed in our Crows Nest School Holiday Workshops in order to support the requirements on physical distancing.

TWO DAY WORKSHOPS ($190)

Galaxy Far Away (inspired by Star Wars™!)

Monday 28 September – Tuesday 29 September  ✷  9am – 4pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  All spots taken!

Have you got a Star Wars™ fan in your house?  They will feel the FORCE in this workshop!

Inspired by Star Wars™, our Galaxy Far Away school holiday workshop is packed full of models that will make your imagination blast off!  Build awesome 3D models of all of your favourite characters. Trust your fighter pilots building skills to pilot a rebel fighter to bring you back safely to the resistance. We’ll build motorised models that represent the amazing spacecraft from the worlds most popular movie and so much more!

Come experience this stellar journey to a Galaxy Far Away!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Intro MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics 101

Thursday 1 October – Friday 2 October  ✷  9am – 4pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT! All spots taken!

Experience the cutting edge of technology with this introduction of LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics. Students will be captivated as they incorporate the newest generation of motors, sensors and software by programming their commands directly into the intelligent brick!

Test their capabilities by moving an object with a robotic claw, build a tricycle that changes direction and a robot that detects colours. Our endless list of builds is sure to provide the complete fundamental components of robotics at best!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 9+

Movie Mash-up

Thursday 1 October – Friday 2 October  ✷  9am – 4pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  All spots taken!

Join us on a Movie Mashup adventure! This workshop is filled with a variety of AWESOME model builds from your favourite movies.

LEGO® fans will build to infinity and beyond with Buzz, Woody and Jessie!  Their pig, dinosaur, and potato head friends are sure to be part of the fun as well. Then prepare to enter the incredible world of The Incredibles!  Children will love building their favourite superhero family and help them to hide their powers.

Make sure you watch out for dragons in the sky as well. Luckily Toothless and his fellow good dragons aren’t looking to hurt anyone, they just need some training!

You won’t want to miss this magical experience, packed with building and imagination!  Each day will offer something new including characters from the original movies and the sequels!  Children will explore concepts of engineering through building specially-designed BRICKS 4 KIDZ motorised models, mosaics, and 3D colourful character builds!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Brick City Engineers

Tuesday 6 October – Wednesday 7 October  ✷  9am – 4pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  All spots taken!

Let’s build a CITY! There are many different types of engineering jobs, and building is one of the most fun! What would a city be without the architects and engineers who come up with the ideas, plans and building skills to make it all come together?

Children will put their engineering and architecture skills to work as they build city themed models using LEGO® Bricks. The sky’s the limit when campers are challenged to use their own ideas and skills to build a skyscraper taller than their heads! They’ll have a blast using custom-built cars to move the people of the city all around town – brick by brick!

What an accomplishment to be able to proudly exclaim “We built this BRICK City!”

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Transforming Creations (inspired by Transformers™!)

Tuesday 6 October – Wednesday 7 October  ✷  9am – 4pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  All spots taken!

Get ready to build and discover how your model transforms! Children will love the mash-up of combination models that can be rebuilt into something different. These awesome 2-in-1 models will include robots, vehicles and more!

Follow the step-by-step building plans and ignite your inner engineer by using your imagination when you transform your model into something unique. Join us for this fun-filled camp where you’ll use your creativity and engineering skills to build and transform!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Amusement Park Mayhem

Thursday 8 October – Friday 9 October  ✷  9am – 4pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  All spots taken!

Get your ticket to ride with BRICKS 4 KIDZ Amusement Park Mayhem!

Kids build their favourite rides, learning how to make things spin, roll, turn and rock. They will take what they have learned to design their own thrills and challenges.

Motorised models maximise the action and fun!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Save up to $100 with the Creative Kids Voucher

ONE DAY WORKSHOPS ($95)

Pocket Brick Monsters (inspired by Pokémon®!)

Monday 28 September  ✷  9am – 4pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  All spots taken!

Get ready for an adventure in the world of Pokémon®! Capture wild Pokémon® creatures and train them for battle!

Improve your accuracy and power as you learn new moves and use special abilities. Tap into your inner engineer as we build Dratini, Pikachu, Poké Balls, and more!

Show off your skills as you battle for power in your journey through the Pokémon® universe. Do you have what it takes to become a Pokémon® Master?

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Junior Robotics 201

Tuesday 29 September  ✷  9am – 4pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  All spots taken!

After the success of our Junior Robotics 101 workshop we now have Junior Robotics 201!

With new and exciting models to build and program, we will be introducing sensors to extend and challenge in this exciting workshop. This is sure to please any young budding programmer!

Open to students who have attended BRICKS 4 KIDZ Junior Robotics 101.

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 7+

Junior Robotics 301

Wednesday 30 September  ✷  9am – 4pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  All spots taken!

Ready for another Junior Robotics challenge? Come join the fun as we combine the thrill of an Amusement Park with WeDo Robotics to create a totally amusing world!

In this program, students will extend their programming skills using motors, displays, loops, and tilt and motion sensors to create a world of fun!

Kids will build their favourite rides, learning how to make things spin, roll, turn and rock on command.  They’ll learn to figure out and program the proper sequence of instructions in order to make their rides meet a design challenge. Participants are encouraged to work as a team and think critically to apply these learned concepts to problem solve open ended challenges.

Open to students who have attended BRICKS 4 KIDZ Junior Robotics 101 and 201.

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 7+

Jurassic Brick Park

Wednesday 30 September  ✷  9am – 4pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  All spots taken!

Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime? Put on your hiking boots and camouflage … you’re about to enter Jurassic Brick Park!

Kids will build a world that comes to life with gentle Brontosaurus, ferocious Velociraptor, terrifying T.Rex, and more. We’ll learn about amazing dinosaurs that lived during the Jurassic period, and other extinct, prehistoric animals that roamed the earth and swam the seas during that era and millions of years later!

Show us your building skills using our specialised project kits. Come learn, build and play at Jurassic Brick Park!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop!!

Ages 5+

Wizards & Witchcraft (inspired by Harry Potter™)

Thursday 8 October  ✷  9am – 4pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  All spots taken!

Golden Winged Balls, Giant Spiders, your favourite Wizard, his Magical Owl and more!

Start off the day when you get sorted into one of the four school houses and learn about the incredible things in the wizard world.  Join us as we explore the wizardly world of building with LEGO®!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 6+

Pirate Quest

Friday 9 October  ✷ 9am – 4pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  All spots taken!

Shiver me timbers as we explore the popular culture behind the life of a pirate. Build a motorised pirate ship, a helm and an anchor, as we batten down the hatches and prepare for mutiny!

Protect the hands on deck by building a launching trebuchet. Beware me mateys, if it’s too late, you must abandon ship and build a rowboat to escape. Anchors aweigh!

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Save up to $100 with the Creative Kids Voucher

Common Questions about our Programs

How old does my child need to be?
As noted above, children are welcome at our workshops from as young as five, however all kids attending must be in kindergarten in primary school at least in order to attend.
What is your Cancellation policy?
Cancellations made at least THREE weeks from the start date of the school holiday workshop will receive an 80% refund. Cancellations made TWO to THREE weeks from the start date of the workshop will receive a 50% refund. There are no refunds for workshops cancelled LESS than TWO weeks prior to the scheduled date of the workshop.
How many children are attending?
At our Creativity Centre in Crows Nest, our popular workshops are capped at 14 children!

What is your policy on Missed Workshops?
  • If your child is visibly sick or carrying a high temperature on the day of the class, please keep your child at home! We will make up the class at the next opportunity.
  • Make up classes & transfers for other reasons will be accommodated as long as there is room in the class.
  • We reserve the right to cancel a workshop due to low registration.
  • Space is limited, so please enrol your child today.

What should my child bring?
Please note that food is not provided. Please provide a nut-free snack for your child to enjoy during every day of the workshop. If staying for the full day children will need to bring their own nut-free lunch. Please make sure your child wears covered shoes, sunscreen and brings a hat! We will supervise them outside at breaks. While activities in BRICKS 4 KIDZ® workshops with LEGO® Bricks are very safe, we place a very high focus on child welfare – at least one staff member at every one of our activities will have a valid First Aid certificate!

How do I make payment?
Payment is made using a credit card online through our secure payment gateway. Your child’s place is confirmed when payment is made. All transactions are processed in Australian dollars (AUD).

What if my question is not answered here?
Don’t worry – these are just the most common questions!  Please look here for a full list of Frequently Asked Questions about our Workshops and Programs.

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