We have found soooo many amazing classes for your kids to join in term 3.

If you’ve been planning to enrol your child into a new activity or sport this year but have suddenly realised that it’s June already and you still haven’t gotten round to it, we hear you! Time flies, especially when the winter soccer season is in full swing!

The great news is that there are heaps of fantastic kids’ classes available across the Central Coast, with new ones to try popping up all the time. Scroll down to find your perfect fit. And remember, too, that many classes offer a FREE trial and/or term discount exclusively to Playing in Puddles’ readers.

Take a look and sign your kids up to something new!


Arts and Crafts Classes


Messy Play at Messy Little Munchkins, Niagara Park

Looking for some ideas for time well spent with your tiny tot, toddler, or preschooler this term? Sign them up to Messy Little Munchkins at Niagara Park where all their messy dreams will come true! Each week, children will experience different types of enriching messy play led by the lovely Messy Little Munchkins educators. The added bonus? Your house doesn’t get trashed!

As well as dabbling with craft, play dough, paint, and messy play at each of the different play stations, little ones will get to discover and learn in the nature corner, engage in sensory experiences with a range of tactile materials that are themed to their interests, and freely explore cubby houses and a whole heap of toys in the imaginative play area!

Age group: From ages 4 months up to 5 years.
Where: Niagara Park.
When: Multiple sessions weekly.
Cost: Classes start at $15.50 per class or $150 per 10-week term.
Contact: Call 0432 800 070 or email [email protected].


Creative Craft Workshops in Lisarow

Crafty kids, get excited because there’s a class here especially for you! Luna & Co Designs are running some awesome creative craft workshops at their new arts and crafts headquarters in Lisarow this term! Kids and teens can try their hand at all sorts of techniques such as plaster funhouse, polymer clay, tie-dye, ceramic painting, slime making, and dream catchers, to name but a few.

Age group: School-aged kids from 5 to 15.
Where: Shop 2, 880 Pacific Highway, Lisarow.
When: Throughout the school term.
Cost: See website for details.
Contact: Email [email protected] or call 0472 610 511.
Creative Kids Vouchers Accepted


Extreme Sports


Ninja Kids Classes – Flips and Twists, Gosford

Have a child with aerial ambitions? One who wants to twist, backflip, spin and leap like a ninja? Want them to learn these skills in a safe environment? Sign them up to Flip Out Gosford’s Ninja classes. Flip Out’s teachers will show your kids how to achieve agility, co-ordination and aerial awareness in a safe environment. After mastering the basics, your child will learn tricks such as front flips, backflips, twisting skills and more.

You can join in a class casually, or you can sign up for the full term.

Age group: Kids aged 5-16.
Where: Flip Out, Gosford.
When: Beginner classes: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 4pm | Intermediate/advanced classes: 5pm (classes run for 1 hour).
Cost: $160 per term (plus $30 registration fee).
Contact: 4323 0162 or visit the Flip Out website.
Active Kids Voucher Accepted


Circus and Aerial Classes, Wyoming and Woy Woy

Let your dreams defy gravity! Set your eyes on the skies with tumbling, juggling, spinning plates and swinging on a trapeze – now they are some nifty tricks you don’t pick up at school. But you can master them at Roundabout Circus in Wyoming. They host a heap of circus workshops for kids of all ages (young tots and adults, too) throughout the term and they’re run by teachers who are highly trained and very experienced in circus skills so you really will be learning from the best! Plus, as well as being a creative and active kids provider, they offer Playing in Puddles’ readers free annual registration!

Playing in Puddles offer: Mention Playing in Puddles and get FREE annual registration

Age group: From ages 1+ to Adults.
Where: Wyoming and Woy Woy.
When: Multiple sessions weekly.
Cost: From $10/class + a small annual student fee. Discounts are offered for multiple classes and family members.
Contact: 0243 117 133 or email [email protected]
Active and Creative Kids Vouchers Accepted


Sport Classes


Ready Steady Go Kids, Central Coast 


Ready Steady Go Kids is for children aged 18 months-6 years. They’ll run, jump, bounce basketballs, bat cricket balls, have a load of fun, and learn great skills. This award-winning physio-designed program teaches children the fundamentals of 10 different sports and develops essential motor skills in a fun, non-competitive environment. The kids learn a new sport every fortnight, so there’s no chance of boredom.

Playing in Puddles offer: Free trial class

Age group: 1.5 years – 6 years
Where: Classes are held at Erina and Charmhaven.
When: Daily – multiple times. See website for details.
Cost: From $153/10-week term.
Contact: Vanessa on 0439910467 or readysteadygokids.com.au
Active Kids Voucher Accepted (4-5-year-olds only. To qualify, your child must be attending school).


Rugbytots, Central Coast

Little ones aged 2-7 learn more than basic ball skills at these fantastic kids’ sports classes. As well as being given a great introduction into the exciting world of rugby, preschool-aged kids will develop valuable life skills, including turn-taking, colours and counting, building confidence, developing coordination, sportsmanship, and cheering for our friends.

Playing in Puddles offer: Free trial class

Age group: 2-7 years.
Where: Kincumber, Berkeley Vale, Gorokan and Doyalson.
When: For class location timetables, visit the website.
Cost: $15 per session over a 10-week term.
Contact: Call Tim on 0414 413 724 or email [email protected].
Approved Active Kids voucher provider.


Basketball Minis, Terrigal 


Designed for children 18 months – 5 years, Breakers Indoor Sports Stadium’s Basketball Minis classes are fun and interactive classes which focus on basic basketball skills for your little ones. Sessions include a general warm up, run and shoot, colour and number recognition games, passing practice, bouncing practice, obstacle course and parachute fun. It sits somewhere between a playgroup and structured kids class and really is a lot of fun.

All kids under 5 are welcome to participate in the same class which makes this a great activity if you have two or three kids within this age group. Plus, you can join for the term or come casually.

Age group: Kids aged 18 months – 5 years.
Where: Breakers Indoor Sports Stadium, Terrigal.
When: Mondays 11am-11:45am
Cost: $100 per term (includes a free basketball minis singlet valued at $35) OR $12 per child per session (includes a free hot beverage for Mum or Dad).
Contact: 4385 3577 or visit the Breakers Indoor Sports Stadium website.


Aussie Hoops Skills Sessions, Erina


Aussie Hoops is the official basketball introductory program for 5-10 year-olds. These sessions provide a fun and inclusive environment where kids can learn the basics of fitness conditioning, muscle management and well-being, along with basketball skills development in preparation for the Breakers’ domestic competition. Not only that, they’ll also reap the rewards of enhanced self-esteem, social co-operation and the inclusive feeling that comes with sports participation!

Age group: Kids aged 5-10 years.
Where: Central Coast Adventist School, Erina.
When: Fridays 4-5pm.
Cost: New Players: $100 per term (includes bag, singlet and ball playing kit), Returning Players: $75 per term.
Contact: 4385 3577 or email [email protected]


Rising Rebels Skills Sessions at Breakers Indoor Sports Stadium


If you’ve got kids new to basketball or budding young professionals embarking on an exciting competition journey, Breakers’ Rising Rebels Sessions are a great way to support the development of players aged 5-17. During the sessions, kids will develop skills such as shooting, ball handling, footwork and team skills that will advance them to the representative level.

Age group: Kids aged 5-17 years.
Where: Breakers Indoor Sports Stadium, Terrigal.
When: Kids aged 5-8: Saturday 8-8.45am | Kids aged 9-12: Saturday 8.45-9.30am | Kids aged 13-17: Saturday 9.30-10.15am.
Cost: $100 per player per term (includes basketball singlet) | $75 per player per term (no singlet included).
Contact: 4385 3577


Horse Riding Classes


Horse Riding Classes at The Outlook Riding Academy, Terrigal

The Outlook Riding Academy in Terrigal is a beautiful, family-run equestrian centre offering private and group horse riding lessons to people of all ages and abilities. Their programs are tailored to the individual child, helping them build skills, knowledge, and confidence both on the ground and in the saddle.

Riding lessons are for one hour and include catching, grooming, tacking up the horse and riding. Some lessons may also include washing and feeding. Little ones will need to complete a few private lessons until they are comfortable riding independently, at which point they’ll have the option to join a group class. To see the range of classes available, visit the website.

Age group: All ages from 3+.
Where: The Outlook Riding Academy, Scenic Highway, Terrigal
Cost: Private lesson $99 per hour | Group lesson $77 per hour.
Contact: Sam on 0427189567 or email [email protected]


Music, Dance & Drama Classes


Terrigal Physie

Preschoolers, big sisters, and even Mums are all invited to strut their stuff with Terrigal Physie, where they’ll get to try out a combination of various different dance types, all choreographed by BjP Physical Culture! This wonderful community spirited dance group is set up to increase confidence, build fitness, and hone flexibility – all whilst making new friends and having fun!

Age group: Ages 3+
Where: Terrigal, 50+ Leisure and Learning Centre, Duffys Road, Terrigal.
When: Visit the website to see the full class timetable.
Cost:
Preschoolers: $40/10-week term + $35 registration and insurance fee. Registration includes a FREE tutu.
Children 5-12: $100/10-week term + $25 insurance fee (or pay $65 per term for one lesson per week + $6.50 for every extra lesson).
Children 13 – Adult: $115/10-week term + $25 insurance fee (or pay $75 per term for one lesson per week + $7.50 for every extra lesson).
BjP Registration $88 for all members age 5+.
Contact: Melinda 0412 004 397.
Active Kids and Creative Kids Vouchers Accepted
*NOTE: All payments need to be made via bank transfer.


Central Coast Conservatorium of Music Children’s Music Program in Woy Woy and Gosford

The Con’s Children’s Music Program classes are back for term three fun and are being held in a lovely heritage church in Woy Woy and at the Central Coast Conservatorium of Music in Gosford. Kids and their carers will enjoy tapping their feet, clapping their hands, beating drums, and rattling their shakers during these super fun classes.

Call them today to book in a no obligation trial class.

Age group: The Children’s Music Program is for ages 0-5 and 6-10.
When: See the Central Coast Conservatorium of Music website for timetable details.
Where: Woy Woy and Gosford.
Contact: 4324 7477 or email [email protected].
Creative Kids Voucher Accepted

From age 6, one-to-one lessons in piano, violin and recorder, and various other instruments are also available with their engaging and qualified teachers. For details on one-to-one tuition, click here.  


O’Grady Drama Kids Classes, Central Coast

Have a little star in the making? O’Grady Drama’s kids’ performance classes are now open for term three enrolments, and they’re offering Playing in Puddles’ readers 10% off their first term. During these fun classes, children will learn improv skills, stage presence, and voice training while gaining a heap of confidence and having a ton of fun!

Playing in Puddles offer: Playing in Puddles readers get 10% off their first term!

Age group: Kindy up to Year 12.
Where: Classes are held at Erina, Terrigal, Kanwal, Berkeley Vale, and Umina. View website for details.
Cost: $205 Per Term – Family discounts apply for two or more students attending.
Contact: Tim Doyle on 0403 368 517.
Creative Kids Voucher Accepted


Martial Arts


Woy Woy Judo Club

Established by Sensei Danny Simmons Snr in 1982, Woy Woy Judo Club is the longest-running martial arts club on the Central Coast! With its traditionally taught Japanese Judo, strong family values and legendary community spirit, this long-standing club is a favourite with locals.

Kids can jump onboard their Judo journey at multiple levels, starting as young as 3 years old as a “Tiny Tiger” and moving up to junior level Judo when they reach age 10-12. Teenagers can join the adult Judo classes once they reach age 13.

Age group: Children aged 3+.
Where: Woy Woy Judo Club Dojo, 27 Bowden Road, Woy Woy.
Cost: For cost or timetable information, get in touch or visit the Woy Woy Judo Club website.
Contact: Call 0434 000 170 or email [email protected].


GKR Karate, Central Coast

During these fantastic karate classes, children will pick up skills in self-defence and learn valuable lessons that will support them throughout their years, including self-confidence, balance, coordination, discipline, courtesy, and respect. What’s more, they’re run at 10 different Central Coast locations, making them super easy for families to access from all over the coast.

Playing in Puddles offer: Free trial class

Age group: Children aged 5+.
Where: Berkeley Vale, Blue Haven, Gosford, Gwandalan, Killarney Vale, Umina, Tuggerah, Wadalba, Woy Woy, and Bateau Bay.
Cost: For registration and term fees, visit the website.
Contact: Sally on 0449 080 737.
Active Kids Voucher Accepted


Looking for more kids classes? Check out our kids classes directory for even more classes near you.