Category Archives: School Holiday Programs

Photography for Kids – School Holiday Workshop

Photography for Kids – School Holiday Workshop

Photography For Kids – 3 hour school holiday workshop.

A fun, educational Kids workshop that teaches the fundamentals of Photography for kids aged 8 and up!

Learn a bunch of great tips from one of the YMCA’s portrait photographers, Russ Tatlow

Topics covered:

  • Understanding your camera
  • Fundamentals of taking photos
  • Composition
  • Using light to your advantage
  • Practical photo challenge

This is a great program for young budding photographers to build their basic skills to take better photos.  In this 3 hour program, kids will get the opportunity to photograph each other and also be part of an outdoor walk around photo challenge.

This is a non-technical workshop that will focus on the basics of taking photos.  Participants can attend the workshop with as little as a phone camera.

About the program leader: 

Russ Tatlow is a portrait photographer who specialises in sports, dance and animal portraiture.  He regularly works with the Tasmanian Youth Classical Ballet Company,
Figure Skating Tasmania, House of Dance and has covered some of Tasmanian largest events for the Cancer Council, Amnesty International and the YMCA of Hobart – he is an
emerging member of the AIPP and is involved with two local Tasmanian photography businesses.


Family Fun Pass

Family Fun Pass

The YMCA ‘Family Fun Pass’ is a School Holiday access card that gives your whole family* unlimited fun and access to 2 awesome centres in Hobart over the entire School Holiday break – valid for use from 13th April to the 29th April 2018. Read more…

MyGolf – School Holiday Junior Golf Program

MyGolf – School Holiday Junior Golf Program

MyGolf is Australia’s national junior introductory program to develop and promote participation in golf. A great opportunity for kids aged 8-16 to learn and develop Golf techniques. Covers chipping, putting, pitching and full swing skills development. When: Thursday the 19th and 26th of April (School Holidays) Time: 11am-12.15pm $15 for both sessions (Including MyGolf Registration).… Read more…

School Holidays – Kids Ninja Fit

School Holidays – Kids Ninja Fit

YMCA School Holidays – Kids Ninja Fit is here! Designed for kids aged 6-12 to have fun with a fitness obstacle course and challenging circuit. Great to keep kids active during the school holiday. Coordinated by PT Jayden, the program also includes activities such as Box Fit, Functional Training, Interval Training, and Spin Cycling. One… Read more…

School Holiday Mountain Bike Skills Program

School Holiday Mountain Bike Skills Program

School Holiday Junior Mountain Bike Skills Program 2 Programs – Beginners and Intermediate Level For kids 8 and up! Learn the finer points of riding your mountain bike with MTB Coach, Jodie Willett. Two programs that cover basic techniques in cornering, clearing obstacles, climbing, descending, along with a new intermediate level program  covering techniques for… Read more…

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