Winter 2021 Camp registrations open - For dates and additional info see below. Or 'Register Now'
Finding exciting activities to keep your kids engaged during the school holidays or just making care arrangements can be a challenge for many families.
YMCA Shakespear Lodge offers a range of holiday camp options for children 9 to 14 yrs old during the school holidays!
The Camp programme includes adventure activities as well as games, sports, arts and crafts. Plus children get to experience independence, meet new friends, and develop confidence and skills such as team-work and communication.
All our staff are Police checked and fully trained to deliver our programmes.
WINZ Subsidies are available for eligible families
MSD Audited & Accredited
OutdoorsMark Audited and Certified - for Climbing and Kayaking
Screen Free Zone!
Our online booking system makes registering for camp a simple process. Once registered on AimyPlus - follow the booking instructions to select your programme, your price and transport options (more info below)
Set up an account for your family and register on our programmes. If you already have an AimyPlus account you can use those login details - don't forget to check your details are still correct.
With the family you are supporting set up an account for them - so each family has their own account. If they already have an AimyPlus account they can use those login details - don't forget to check the details are still correct. Please include your contact details on their booking.
Dorm style accommodation. Campers can request to be in the same room as friends.
YMCA staff are in cabins next to the campers - on duty overnight if needed.
Nutritious meals are included in the programme and dietary requirements can be catered for.
A wide range of 'Challenge by Choice' activities with any specialty equipment included.
Transport options to and from camp - from two central Auckland locations.
Or make your own way to and from camp.
Bus from YMCA Mt Albert - Bus departs at 8am
Bus From YMCA North Shore - Bus departs at 9am
Drop off at Camp - arriving between 9:30am and 10am
Pick up from Camp - by 3:30pm
Bus back to YMCA North Shore - arriving at 4:15pm
Bus back to YMCA Mt Albert - arriving at 4:45pm
Camp spaces fill up quickly on popular programmes. Make sure your kids don't miss out these school holidays.