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Join the team at the Y for fun, active adventures for your young people these school holidays - October 3 to 14!

Bookings are now open.

Click here to book for an awesome school holiday adventure!

Adventures to Riverton and Omaui, excursions to 10 pin bowling, Jump n Fun and Queens Park, a disco in the dark, paper plane wars and the Great Y Egg Drop Challenge - so much fun in two weeks!

Why the Y?

  • We provide all food (included in the price)
  • We offer unique activities and adventures suitable for children aged 5 to 12 years
  • We go exploring - adventures to Riverton and Omaui come at no extra cost to you
  • We have a great mix of creative/arty activities and active, fun games – catered to different ages so everyone can join in and have fun
  • We focus on FUN!
  • We’re based at 77 Tay St, Invercargill - complete with a rock climbing and bouldering facility, what a spot!
  • We are an official MSD accredited provider of Out of School Care and Recreation (OSCAR)

Join us for one day, or the whole lot - the choice is yours!

If you haven’t joined the fun at the Y before, you’ll need to sign up via the online system AimyPlus.

If you need a hand, give us a call on 03 218 2989 or email Enable JavaScript to view protected content..

Or simply click here and follow the prompts!

What hours can my child attend?

We’re open from 7am to 6pm

Please note that on days with off-site excursions we’ll be out from 10am to 3pm, so on these days we can’t take drop-offs or pick-ups between these hours. Days with excursions will require a full day booking.

Is food provided?

Yes! All food is provided – morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.

How much is it?

  • $65 for a full day (5+ hours), includes all excursions and food
  • $45 for a half day (0-5 hours), includes all food

Note: there is an additional $15 charge per child for Jump n Fun and an additional $10 charge per child for 10 pin bowling

Enrol for five days and get $25 off your total (applies to holiday programme only).

Plus there’s a 5% discount for two or more children.

WINZ subsidies are available - click here for information.

How do I enrol?

Sign up through our online system, Aimy Plus.

Ive got more questions

Check out the FAQs or

Give us a call on 03 218 2989

Email us at Enable JavaScript to view protected content.

Or come and see us at 77 Tay Street, Invercargill

Booking system


How do I book?

If you are new to the Y’s Y-Junior services, please feel free to give us a call on 03 218 2989 or email Enable JavaScript to view protected content. to discuss your needs.

If you are one of our regular Y-Juniors families, you can book or amend your bookings through our AimyPlus online Parent Portal. This includes enroling your child/ren, making and viewing bookings, updating your personal information, viewing invoices and viewing your child/rens photos enjoying the programme.

*Bookings must be made before 1pm on the (working) day prior to attendance*

Here’s what you need to do:

  1. Go to the following link address http://ymca-south.aimyplus.com
  2. Click the purple “Register Now” button.
  3. Follow the registration process and enrol your child/ren
  4. After this has been done, click the dashboard in the Menu Bar at the top of the screen, now you can make a booking :)
  5. Click on the “Make a booking” button and complete the booking into the desired programme
  6. Once completed, your booking is now pending and will be confirmed within 24 hours.

Next - enjoy exploring your Parent Portal and finding out all the neat things you can do and see! See these videos to help you along: