Collaroy School Holiday Workshops

December & January

Hooray for Summer! 🌞 We’re ready with the BEST Holiday Workshops with LEGO in our COOL centre!  🤖❄🚀

Bricks 4 Kidz Collaroy Centre

LOCATION

BRICKS 4 KIDZ® Collaroy Centre

1030 Pittwater Road
Collaroy, New South Wales 2097

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Enrol your child in any One Day or Two Day School Holiday Workshop before 15 December 2019 and choose a BONUS six month subscription from a selection of Australia’s Favourite Magazines, valued at up to $59, for yourself or to give to someone special for Christmas! (Terms and Conditions)

DECEMBER

TWO DAY WORKSHOPS ($190)

All our workshops are Creative Kids Approved

Fun with Science

Thursday, 12 December – Friday, 13 December ♦ 9am –4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

Join this awesome program exploring Fun with Science! Using our LEGO® bricks, we’ll discover the world of meteorologists, biologists, zoologists, and inventors — and create an amazing & varied world of weather, animals, plants and more! We’ll build awesome scientific models and gadgets that are sure to spark imagination. Children will work and play with LEGO® Technic pieces such as gears, axles, electric motors and more! A GREAT program for both boys & girls across a range of ages!

All kids get to take home their very own special BRICKS 4 KIDZ® gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

ONE DAY WORKSHOPS ($95)

All our workshops are Creative Kids Approved

Spinning Ninjas

Monday, 9 December ♦ 9am –4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

LEGO® Ninjago® fans will spin with excitement in this action packed workshop! Come build motorised models including spinners using the BRICKS 4 KIDZ® model kits. Compete in a Spinjitzu tournament, where Ninjas spin into tornadoes to defeat their enemies. Enter the Spinjitzu zone and show off your building skills. Imagination and creativity will abound as students build cool models, battle with mini figures, customise battle arenas, tools, vehicles and more!

All kids get to take home a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ® gift at the end of the workshop.

Ages 5+

Wizards & Witchcraft (inspired by Harry Potter™)

Monday, 16 December ♦ 9am –4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

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®!  Boys and Girls alike love this workshops.

All kids get to take home a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ® gift at the end of the workshop

Ages 5+

Christmas Brick-tacular

Thursday, 19 December ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

This workshop is SOLD OUT! All spots have been snapped up!

A CHRISTMAS FAVOURITE!  Come join BRICKS 4 KIDZ as we celebrate our favourite festive season… Christmas! The kids will have a Brick-tacular time at our Christmas themed workshop building models of Santa and his helpers direct from the North Pole plus much, much more! All kids get to take home their very own BRICKTASTIC gift at the end of the workshop! Ages 5+

BRICKS 4 KIDZ Robotics

Brick Master Challenges

Friday, 20 December ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension to 5:15pm) 

Inspired by LEGO® Masters and keen to try some of the cool challenges? Have we got a program for you! See how tall you can go in our Skyscraper challenge!  For more advanced builders, we’ll add in our Black Diamond models, designed to challenge the experienced LEGO® builders.  And all kids will collaborate with friends to create an AMAZING giant mosaic all with LEGO® bricks! Super fun for boys and girls of all ages.

All kids get to take home their very own BRICKS 4 KIDZ® gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Minion Madness

Monday, 23 December ♦ 9am – 4pm 

Who doesn’t love those little yellow guys???

Come and build with us as we adventure through the Minions madcap world all made out of LEGO®!

Kids will use fascinating and challenging LEGO® components to create dynamic minion-inspired inventions, machines and more. This  workshop is loads of fun for boys and girls alike!

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

Ages 5+

 

Our Extension Programs

Our Extension programs to 5:15pm are available  for parents who need that wee bit of extra time at the end of the day and for kids who want the extra building and creative time! 

The extended session includes group games and extra creative activities. 

The program is available at no additional cost, but booking is essential!

JANUARY

TWO DAY WORKSHOPS ($190)

All our workshops are Creative Kids Approved

Superheroes vs Teenage Brick Turtles

Monday, 6 January – Tuesday, 7 January ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

Join BRICKS 4 KIDZ® for an action filled two day workshop! In the day one, we build Superheroes with LEGO® bricks. Explore all the caped crusaders and discover their super powers. Create a fantasy world and protect it against all of the evil arch enemies with custom contraptions made with LEGO® bricks.

In the day two, grab your katanas and nunchucks as we prepare to fight crime with the Teenage Brick Turtles! Practise engineering as you build one of the courageous turtles and their wise Japanese rat sensei, Master Splinter. Strengthen your ninjitsu skills to defeat the villainous Shredder and his evil Foot Clan.  After a treacherous afternoon of crime-fighting, don’t forget to give the turtles a break to enjoy a pizza down in their sewer dwelling under the city.  Let’s build and play … Brick Turtle style!

All kids get to take home a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ® gift at the end of the workshop

Ages 5+

Movie Mashup (inspired by all your favourite movies 🦹‍♂️🤩🦖)

Thursday, 9 January – Friday, 10 January ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

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 a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Galaxy Far Away

Tuesday, 14 January – Wednesday, 15 January ♦ 9am –4pm (Extension Available)

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 a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Introductory MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics 101

Thursday, 16 January – Friday, 17 January ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension Available)

HURRY! Only THREE spots left!

Experience the cutting edge of technology with the 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 bumper ‘bot  and a robot that detects colours! Our endless list of builds is sure to provide the complete fundamental components of robotics!

This workshop is limited to a maximum of 6 with at least two Instructors to provide hand on guidance throughout the day.

All kids get to take home a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 9+

Extreme Brick Expeditions (with Remote Control)

Thursday, 16 January – Friday, 17 January ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension Available)

Join us in this SUPER FUN two day workshop!  Travel around the globe facing survival challenges while building with LEGO® bricks! Face forces of nature created with LEGO® Technics and construct remote controlled equipment to complete your mission. Do you have what it takes to survive? Come and find out why some of our fans called Extreme Expeditions “the BEST workshop ever.”

All kids get to take home a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 6+

Emmet’s Awesome Adventures (inspired by the LEGO© movies!)

Monday, 20 January – Tuesday, 21 January ♦ 9am –4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

Join us for our AWESOME workshop inspired by the LEGO® Movie 2! Join Emmet, Lucy, Unicorn Kitty and Benny on a journey to stop Bad Cop and Lord Business from super-gluing the world.

Kids will put their engineering skills to work as they build motorized models, 3D figure models and mosaics. They’ll love these awesome models based on The original 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!

Super Fun & Creative for Boys & Girls!

All kids get to take home a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Intermediate MINDSTORMS®EV3 Robotics 201

Wednesday, 22 January – Thursday, 234 January ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension Available)

Take it to the next level and expand your skills and knowledge in our Intermediate MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics workshop! Kids 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.

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 a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 9+

Advanced MINDSTORMS®EV3 Robotics 301

Wednesday, 22 January – Thursday, 23 January ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension Available)

After the amazing success of our Introductory and Intermediate MINDSTORMS EV3 Robotics workshops we are very excited to offer our BRAND NEW ADVANCED MINDSTORMS EV3 Robotics workshop.

Kids will be Introduced to mathematics programming blocks, exploring concepts such as random, probability, range and motion. This workshop is a challenge for the keen MINDSTORMS® LEGO robotics enthusiast who is looking to sharpen their skills and explore more complex ideas.

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 and our Intermediate MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics 201 workshop.

All kids get to take home a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 9+

ONE DAY WORKSHOPS ($95)

All our workshops are Creative Kids Approved

Wizards & Witchcraft (inspired by Harry Potter™)

Wednesday, 8 January ♦ 9am –4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

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®!  Boys and Girls alike love this workshops.

All kids get to take home a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ® gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Pocket Brick Monsters (inspired by Pokémon™)

Monday, 12 January ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

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? Great fun for both girls and boys alike.

All kids get to take home a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ® gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5+

Junior Robotics 101

Wednesday, 22 January ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension to 5:15pm)

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 a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ® gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 7+

Intermediate Junior Robotics 201

Thursday, 23 January ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension to 5:15pm) 

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 a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ® gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 7+

Summer Brick Adventure

Friday, 24 January ♦ 9am – 4pm

Join us on a wild Summer Brick Adventure as we travel around Australia. Journey to the Great Barrier Reef and explore the Daintree! Then fly into the Outback for a thrilling Muster with a LEGO® motorised-helicopter or motor cycle. Build 3D characters and creatures that we’ll find along the way. This is jam-packed with lots of LEGO®, creative projects and of course fun! Super Fun for all kids.

All kids get to take home a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ® gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5 – 11

Pirate Quest

Tuesday, 28 January (PUPIL FREE DAY) ♦ 9am – 4pm (Extension Available)

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 a special BRICKS 4 KIDZ® gift at the end of the workshop!

Ages 5 – 11

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For more great workshops and dates, visit our Balgowlah or Forestville pages.  Or check out our Calendar for a list of all our programs by date.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Age

Children are welcome at our workshops from as young as five, however all kids attending must be in kindergarten at least in order to attend our School Holiday Workshops.

Workshop Numbers

Our Collaroy workshops have a maximum of 16 children with an 8:1 child to instructor ratio.   All our Robotics workshop have a maximum of 14 students with at least two Instructors to provide hands on assistance to each child as needed.

Food and refreshment

Please note that food is NOT provided. Please provide a nut-free lunch and two snacks for your child to enjoy during every day of the workshop.

Please make sure your child wears covered shoes, sunscreen and brings a hat! We will supervise them outside at breaks.

Student Information Form

To ensure we provide a safe and secure environment for your child, a BRICKS 4 KIDZ® Northern Beaches Registration Form is required for each child attending our workshops. Please complete and return your form prior to the workshop.

Cancellation Policy

Unless specified otherwise in a specific promotional offer, cancellations made at least TWO weeks from the start date of the school holiday workshop will receive a full refund. We do not offer any refunds for workshops cancelled LESS than TWO weeks prior to the scheduled date of the workshop. Please contact us for further information.

We reserve the right to cancel a workshop due to low registration and will provide a full refund in such cases.

Missed Classes

  • 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.

Payment

All transactions are processed in Australian dollars (AUD) and are GST inclusive unless otherwise specified. Your child’s place is confirmed when payment is made. Please contact us if you required a Tax Invoice.

 

Our Extension Programs

Our Extension programs to 5:15pm are available  for parents who need that wee bit of extra time at the end of the day and for kids who want the extra building and creative time! 

The extended session includes group games and extra creative activities. 

The program is available at no additional cost, but booking is essential!

We learn, we build, we play with LEGO® Bricks