Crows Nest School Holiday Workshops

BRICKS 4 KIDZ Creativity Centre, Crows Nest

TWO DAY WORKSHOPS ($180 $170)

Introductory MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics 101

Monday 1 July – Tuesday 2 July  ✷  9am – 4pm

HURRY!  Only FOUR Early Bird spots remaining!

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 Mashup

Wednesday 3 July – Thursday 4 July  ✷  9am – 4pm

HURRY!  Only TWO Early Bird spots remaining!

A BRAND NEW Workshop!  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+

Emmet’s Adventures

Monday 8 July – Tuesday 9 July  ✷  9am – 4pm

All Early Bird spots have been SNAPPED UP!  Regular spots now available!

A BRAND NEW Workshop!  Do you think Building is Awesome? How about building with Emmet and Lucy? Then you won’t want to miss the BRICKS 4 KIDZ Emmet’s Adventure Workshop!

Join Emmet, Lucy, Unicorn Kitty and Benny on a journey to stop Bad Cop and Lord Business from super-gluing the world. Children will put their engineering skills to work as they build motorised models, 3D figure models and mosaics!

They’ll love these brilliant models based on The LEGO® Movie and its sequel.  Whether you take an imaginary ride on Metal Beard’s ship or Emmet’s double-decker couch, be sure to get on over to BRICKS 4 KIDZ where building is awesome!

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

Ages 5+

Intermediate MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics 201

Thursday 11 July – Friday 12 July  ✷  9am – 4pm

HURRY!  Only THREE Early Bird spots remaining!

Take it to the next level and expand your skills and knowledge in our Intermediate MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics workshop! Children will be able to unleash their creative powers by extending upon their knowledge from our Introductory MINDSTORMS® EV3 workshop.

Students will use an array of sensors, motors, and intelligent units to design robots that accomplish various tasks. This workshop is fun and a challenging next step into the world of robotics for the advanced LEGO® enthusiast.

Participants are encourage to work as a team and think critically to apply these learned concepts to problem solve open ended challenges.

Please note it is a pre-requisite that children have participated in our Introductory MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics 101 workshop.

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

Ages 9+

Amusement Park Mayhem

Monday 15 July – Tuesday 16 July  ✷  9am – 4pm

All Early Bird spots have been SNAPPED UP!  Only THREE regular spots remaining!

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+

Extreme Ninjas

Wednesday 17 July – Thursday 18 July  ✸  9am – 4pm

All Early Bird spots have been SNAPPED UP!  Regular spots now available!

The workshop that was inspired by the LEGO Ninjago movie!

Ninjas … GO!

There are new ninjas on the block, and they are ready to fight to defend their honour and establish peace! All ninjas attending this school holiday workshop will have their own important role to play in carrying on the legacy of spectacular ninja skill, self discipline, and courage. Join the team by using LEGO® Bricks, technic pieces, gears and motors to build the ninja domain of temples, dragons, awesome ninja spinning machines and more!

Children will use their imagination and creativity to dive into the world of Extreme Ninjas!

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

Ages 5+ 

ONE DAY WORKSHOPS ($90 $85)

Junior Robotics 101

Monday 1 July  ✷  9am – 4pm

QUICK!  Just ONE Early Bird spot left!

How would you like to turn your next LEGO® creation into a robot, programmed to do exactly what you tell it to do?  The Junior Robotics 101 workshop offers all the fun of building with LEGO® Bricks PLUS the challenge of software coding!

Using drag-and-drop icon-based LEGO® WeDo® software, the workshop provides an introduction into the world of computer programming and robotics that will equip children to succeed in a technology-based marketplace. This fun, action-packed one day workshop combines real-life skills with real-kid fun!

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

Ages 7+

Junior Robotics 201

Tuesday 2 July  ✷  9am – 4pm

HURRY! Only THREE Early Bird spots remaining!

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+

Transforming Creations (inspired by Transformers™!)

Friday 5 July  ✷  9am – 4pm

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+

Pocket Brick Monsters (inspired by Pokémon®!)

Wednesday 10 July  ✷  9am – 4pm

SHAKE A LEG!  Only THREE Early Bird spots remaining!

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 101

Thursday 11 July  ✷  9am – 4pm

All Early Bird spots have been SNAPPED UP!  Regular spots now available!

How would you like to turn your next LEGO® creation into a robot, programmed to do exactly what you tell it to do?  The Junior Robotics 101 workshop offers all the fun of building with LEGO® Bricks PLUS the challenge of software coding!

Using drag-and-drop icon-based LEGO® WeDo® software, the workshop provides an introduction into the world of computer programming and robotics that will equip children to succeed in a technology-based marketplace. This fun, action-packed one day workshop combines real-life skills with real-kid fun!

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

Ages 7+

Junior Robotics 201

Friday 12 July  ✷  9am – 4pm

All Early Bird spots have been SNAPPED UP!  Regular spots now available!

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 101

Friday 19 July  ✷  9am – 4pm

All Early Bird spots have been SNAPPED UP!  Regular spots now available!

How would you like to turn your next LEGO® creation into a robot, programmed to do exactly what you tell it to do?  The Junior Robotics 101 workshop offers all the fun of building with LEGO® Bricks PLUS the challenge of software coding!

Using drag-and-drop icon-based LEGO® WeDo® software, the workshop provides an introduction into the world of computer programming and robotics that will equip children to succeed in a technology-based marketplace. This fun, action-packed one day workshop combines real-life skills with real-kid fun!

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

Ages 7+

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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