Our holiday camps are generally run during the school holidays at Camp Yarramundi and can be from 2-4 nights/3-5 days in length.
Meals, accommodation, facilitated activities, instruction and supervision from experienced and qualified staff 24/7, all activity safety and specialist equipment, support from a YMCA Community Services staff member are all included in the price.
In addition to fun and adventure our school holiday camps also ensure that each camp experience delivers on the three pillars of the YMCA NSW Camping Learning Framework.
Children will return home with memories to last a lifetime as well as:
- enhanced personal growth
- a strengthened sense of community
- and more connected to the natural world
YMCA School Holiday Camps
If you’re looking for healthy, active and exciting holiday care for your child, the Y’s School Holiday Camp Programs are the answer. All YMCA Outdoor Education & Camping programs are underpinned by YMCA Outdoor Education & Camping Learning experiences. Designed for ages 8 - 17, our camp programs are a great way for kids to experience the independence of being away from their family. They also encourage children to share good times, make new friends, think for themselves and take part in exciting, age-appropriate activities and adventures. Your child is in safe hands throughout, as the Y has been a leader in Outdoor Education & Camps for more than three decades.
YMCA Family Camps
Put your family first at a weekend camp where you can focus on spending time and sharing experiences together. In a world full of competing pressures, the Y’s Camp Yarramundi in the beautiful Hawkesbury Valley provides that longed-for retreat. Family Camp programming is tailored to meet everyone’s needs, with adventure activities, fun games and more scheduled by our friendly, qualified staff.
YMCA NSW is accredited by the Australian Childhood Foundation (ACF) under the Safeguarding Children Program.
Camp Yarramundi has an ATAP (Australian Tourism Accreditation Program) accreditation
YMCA Camp Yarramundi is accredited through the Australian Camping Association.