Holiday Programme

Stimulating and Loads of Fun!

BBs takes pride in offering a stimulating and fun filled Holiday Programme that caters for the needs, interest and abilities of all primary aged children. We provide age appropriate activities and resources that will allow your child to learn and grow while having loads of fun! In-depth planning and organising for each day is done well in advance. This planning is extremely detailed and ensures that children of all ages will always have a brilliant day at BBs Holiday Programme. You are welcome to view our planning any time. Last holidays the children wanted to stay all day every day!

All school aged children are welcome at ANY venue for our Holiday do not need to enrol at the venue at which your child attends school.

Numbers are limited so book early to avoid disappointment. 

Holiday Programme Venues:    


2021 Holiday Programme Information


Christmas Holidays: BB's will be open until 6pm Thursday 23rd December, at all Holiday Programme venues, as listed above (except Templeton). 


Our Waitaha Christmas Fun Holiday Programme operates from 9am-3pm on the following dates:


There is no set schedule of activities for our Christmas Holiday Programme. Instead our Supervisors plan and resource lots of wonderful, festive activities, having these ready to go for whenever is best for the children.


2022 Holiday Programme Information


January-February Holidays: Our January-February Holiday Programme will run from 7am-6pmMonday 17th January until the day before school starts back, at all Holiday Programme venues as listed above, except Templeton.


Our Waitaha Summer Fun Holiday Programme operates from 9am-3pm on the following dates:


Our January-February 2022 Holiday Programme overviews below provide an indication of all the fun we have in store for our tamariki...

Lemonwood Grove, Rolleston


West Rolleston, Clearview, Prebbleton, West Melton


Te Matauru



Here is some extra information regarding the January-February 2022 Holiday Programme that will assist you in being super-organised for the various activities:

Jan-Feb HP Extra Info


Term and Holiday Programme Dates 2022


Term 1 2022: Beginning of February (as below) - Thursday 14 April.

Please double check your school's website for the confirmed start date, as this is subject to change.

Term 1 Holiday Programme: Tuesday 19 April - Friday 29 April (no programme on Monday 25 April, ANZAC day)


Term 2 2022: Monday 2 May - Friday 8 July.

Term 2 Holiday Programme: Monday 11 July - Friday 22 July


Term 3 2022: Monday 25 July - Friday 30 September.

Term 3 Holiday Programme: Monday 3 October - Friday 14 October


Term 4 2022: Monday 17 October - Mid-December (as below)  

Please double check your school's website for the confirmed finish date and time, as this is subject to change.


Christmas Programme: BB's will be open for our Christmas Holiday Programme from the end of school until 6pm, Friday 23rd December, at all Holiday Programme venues, as listed above. 


Other Holiday Programmes

Busy Bumbles also offers one-day Holiday Programmes, to cater for families who require care on days within the school terms which are not public holidays however the school is not open for instruction.  Examples of these days include:

Easter Tuesday - The day after Easter Monday, which is not a public hoiday but which schools are closed. Note Easter that Tuesday falls within the Term 1 Holiday Programme in 2022.

Teacher Only Days - These vary from school to school and will be advised in school communications.


Please select the link below for general Holiday Programme Information for BB Parents:

Parent Info Letter  


Click HERE to enrol


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