Your school holiday planner


Your school holiday planner

There is so much to do at Westfield Helensvale these school holidays that we've designed a planner to help you make the most of it.

Read on to find out how you and the kids can prepare for back to school and maximise the fun before the school bells ring again.

Free & Personalised Back to School Labels

Come along to Westfield Helensvale to create your very own Back to School personalised labels for FREE! We'll print them on the spot.

Our friends from Frankly Social will be outside Kmart from Monday, 14th January to Friday, 18th January between 10am and 1pm. We'll take photos of your children and print out the book labels of your choice. The stickers print instantly, with a range of cool designs for the kids to choose from. Click here for more information.

Where: Outside Target
When: Mon 13th - Fri 17th January
Time: 10am - 1pm
Cost: FREE

*Strict limit of 10 labels per person, per day

My first year at school: Free Time Capsule Craft

Is your little one heading to school for the first time in 2020?

Create a lasting memory with a time capsule to treasure this precious moment, and open at the end of the year to see how far they’ve come! Decorate a jar, complete the questions and secure tightly. Take a photo of your child with their capsule and then keep it safe until the last day of school. Click here for more information.

When: 18th – 22nd January
Time: 10am – 1pm daily
Where: Outside Target
Cost: Free

Free school holiday event: Little Garden Growers

Get your kids excited about gardening these school holidays!

Bring your little grower along for some painting and planting at our free pot decorating and seedling growing workshop. Click here for more information.

When: 20th – 24th January
Time: 10am – 1pm daily
Where: Located outside in the Playground (stage area)
Cost: Free

Free adventure playground

There's a world of fun lying just beyond the food court! Have you visited the Playground at Westfield Helensvale?

It's open every day of the week! And it's absolutely free.

Grab a coffee or some lunch and relax in our shaded seating area while your kids burn off energy. We now have free sunscreen stations in the Playground for you to protect yourself while you have fun in the sun! Click here for more information.

Fun for $5 childcare

Would you like to get your back-to-school shopping done stress-free at Westfield Helensvale while the kids are having a blast?

Fun for $5 Childcare is a professionally supervised play area for kids 2 to 8 years of age.

The team of passionate child care workers at Gaven Early Learning Centre are dedicated to freeing up parents time, so they can shop KID-FREE between 9:30am and 2pm, Monday to Friday. Click here for more information.

Location: Outside Target
When: Monday - Friday
Time: 9:30am - 2pm
Cost: $5 per hour per child