Finding exciting activities to keep your kids engaged during the holidays or just making care arrangements can be a challenge for many families.
YMCA Shakespear Lodge offers a range of holiday camp options for 6 - 14 year-olds during the school holidays.
The camp programme includes super cool activities like games, sports, arts and crafts. Children get to experience independence, meet new friends, develop confidence, and other skills such as teamwork and communication.
1503 Whangaparaoa Road, Shakespear Regional Park
Army Bay, Whangaparaoa
Phone: 09 424 7111
Jump Outdoors (6 to 8-year-olds)
Discover Outdoors (9 to 11-year-olds)
Explore Outdoors (12 to 14-year-olds)
Monday 16 to Friday 20 January 2023
YMCA Outdoors has a voluntary tiered pricing system helping families to choose what suits the best for them.
Tier A (Full cost): $520; 4-night camp
Tier B (Partially subsidised): $470; 4-night camp
(See below pricing information for detailed tier info)
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.
Drop off at Camp - arriving between 9:30 am, and 10 am. Bus from YMCA Mt Albert departs at 8 am; Bus From YMCA North Shore departs at 9 am
Pick up from Camp - by 3:30 pm. Bus back to YMCA North Shore - arriving at 4:15 pm; Bus back to YMCA Mt Albert - arriving at 4:45 pm
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 the transport options available.
Remember your login details so you can book for future programmes and make changes to current bookings.
Set up an account for your family and register. If you already have an AimyPlus account, you can use those login details - ensure to check and update your details.
If you're supporting a family, set up an account for them - so each family has its own account. If they already have an AimyPlus account, they can use those login details. You can include your contact details on their booking, and we will be in touch with you to arrange payment.