Central, Victory, Nayland, Wakefield & Brightwater
Winter Holiday Programmes
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When do our Programmes Start?
The OSCAR Holiday programmes start on the first weekday of each school holiday period, for two weeks. (except the Christmas period for 4 Weeks)
Registrations for holiday programmes open approximately 4 weeks before the holidays start and the new programme schedule of activities will be posted here at this time.
Hours and pickup/drop off locations will be listed on the programme planner for each holiday programme. Please note: We are closed on public holidays. If there is a change in the programme parents/guardians will be contacted with updated instructions.
Queries, Concerns or Ideas
Should you have any queries, concerns or ideas, please do not hesitate to contact the Programme Supervisor. Feedback forms are available upon request.
Where are our Programmes Located?
YMCA Nelson's booking system allows parents and caregivers to manage and register their children onto upcoming holiday programmes & pay online.
Manual registration, programme information brochures & WINZ subsidy application forms can be accessed from here and also are avaliable from
Y-Kids Early Learning Centre located at 183 St Vincent Street, Nelson.
At YMCA Nelson we run full time care every school holiday period (excluding public holidays). These programmes are very popular and are packed with a wide variety of activities, offering children the opportunity to try new things and develop their skill base whilst enjoying their leisure time.
Exciting and varied fun filled days from 8am to 6pm for
5-13 year olds in Five locations around Nelson/Tasman.