School holiday events


Term 3, 2023 Spring School Holiday Sessions 

Join Nillumbik Youth for some fun (and mostly free!) activities over the September school holidays.

Sessions being run include:

Nillumbeats Short Film Festival

Wednesday 20 September, 7-9pm

Greensborough Hoyts (free!)

Nillumbeats is proud to present the first ever Nillumbeats Short Film Festival, showcasing budding local film makers aged 12-18. Popcorn and drink also included!

Get tickets here

This event is for young people aged 12-25 and their families 

Eltham Clothes Swap

Friday 22 September, 2-4pm 

Eltham Library, Panther Place Eltham  (free!)

Eltham Library and Nillumbik Youth are hosting a clothes swap & upcycling session. Bring along your gently worn clothes and swap them out for a new addition to your wardrobe.

Register here

This event is for young people aged 12-25

Responsible Service of Alcohol Course

Friday 22 September, 12-4pm ($55)

Eltham Training Site, 907 Main Rd Eltham

Looking for work in hospitality? Join Living and Learning for a 4-hour accredited RSA course to learn how to responsibly sell, serve and supply alcohol. 

Enrol here. 

This session is for young people aged 18-25. If you are experiencing financial difficulties but would still like to participate in the course, please reach out to our Youth team via

Rainbow Movie Night 

Monday 25 September, 6-8.30pm

Eltham (free!)

Enjoy the coming-of-age rom-com 'Love Simon' and with some FREE food and drinks. BYO blanket or pillow to sit on.

Get your tickets here.

This event is for LGBTQIA+ young people aged 12-18. 


Life Skills: Cooking on a budget

Tuesday 26 September, 11am-1pm 

Hurstbridge Community Hub, Graysharps Rd Hurstbridge (free!)

Join us to learn how to cook some delicious low-cost meals. Session includes take home recipes and lunch.

Register here.

This event is for young people aged 12-25.


Pats and Chats

Wednesday 27 September, 1.30-3pm

Edendale Farm, Gastons Rd Eltham North (free!)

Join headspace Greensborough for a casual meet up to explore the farm. During the stroll there will be an opportunity to meet, pat and feed some of the animals and pick some herbs to make a fresh pesto. 

Register here.

This event is for high school students. 


For more information on Nillumbik Youth's school holiday offerings please get in touch with:

Molly Jessop, Youth Development Officer via 

If you are a local business or organisation that is running a holiday activity for young people and would like to be featured on this page, please email