MAIN EVENT

Nickelodeon's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Come to CC Kids Day Out 2016 and meet Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

SHOWTIMES: Meet & Greet 11:45-12:15
Stage 2 - 10:45-11:15 & 12:45-1:15

The NSW Deaf Society's Interpreting Team members will be signing for this show. We thank them for their contribution.

MAIN EVENT

Nick Jr.'s PAW Patrol Ready for Action
PAW Patrol KDO Show

Nick Jr's PAW Patrol "Ready for Action" Show is coming to CCKDO for the first time. Join Ryder, Chase, Marshall, Skye and the rest of the gang for a Ruff-ruff rescue!

SHOWTIMES: Meet & Greet 10:45-11:15
Stage 1 - 11:45-12:15 & 1:15-1:45

The NSW Deaf Society's Interpreting Team members will be signing for this show. We thank them for their contribution.

MEET & GREETS

Meet and Greet

It is always great fun for our kids to meet their favourite characters from their favourite shows. At this year’s CC Kids Day Out there will be lots of characters to meet, everyone from Captain America to Big Dog, from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to PAW Patrol, and from Cinders to Healthy Harold. All of them will be out and about at CC Kids Day Out. There will be special times to Meet & Greet these characters and a special place to meet them!

MEET & GREET TIMES

PAW Patrol in the Drama Room between 10:45 and 11:15 - ONE WHOLE HOUR before their first show.

Then plan to meet Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles between 11:45 and 12:15 in the Drama Room.

Don’t forget to make time to meet Big Dog from NBN. He will be visiting us and in the Drama Room between 12:30 and 1:00

JB DANCE

JB Dance

The JB Dance Show Team will bring a high energy performance to "Hairspray". JB Dance has 22 locations over Central Coast with a fun & friendly environment, dedicated to creating quality dancers from beginner to advanced, from 18mths to adults. Head to our website if you'd like to try the first week for FREE.

PAW PAW SHOW COMPANY POP UP THEATRE

Paw Paw Show Company

We are Paw Paw Show Company, a family run theatrical entertainment company based on the Central Coast. We provide Theatre in Education road shows – bringing educational theatre into your school. We have toured extensively since 2008, taking our educational road show tours to over 1 million children in thousands of schools between 2008 and 2016. We are a friendly bunch, and we promote original content written by our own writers - after extensive chats with the Principals and Heads of every school we've visited. We are always looking to expand our Life Orientation focused reach, helping children to learn about aspects of life, and of themselves and their place and purpose in this world.

PERFORM ABILITY

Perform Ability

Perform-Ability is a dance , music and drama program for people of all ages with additional needs and disabilities. We hold classes in Newcastle, The Central Coast and Sydney areas with over 120 students attending weekly. Our programs are all tailored to meet the requirements and desires of the students in the class with styles ranging from music and movement, jazz, tap, singing and wheelchair dance! At Perform-Ability, we pride ourselves on providing numerous performance opportunities for our students and would like to thank the team at CCKDO for inviting us to perform this year!

DANELAW MEDIEVAL SOCIETY

Danelaw Medieval

Danelaw Medieval Society and Vanguard Re-enactment Guild are both independent re-enactment and Living History groups that have been operating for many years now. Based in Sydney and Wyee respectively they have performed at several events, fetes and fairs over the years. Both Groups are truly Multi period groups that specialize and focus on exploring the Culture, Arts, Arms, Armour and Combat from the early dark ages thru to the renaissance period. We have a wide range of members starting from the age of 12 up to the age of 60 and this also includes lady combatants. During our shows and displays we use real weapons and armour that are authentic recreations to portray a vast variety of warriors from a wide range of peoples and cultures throughout the Middle Ages. Our shows are designed to be both informative and exciting with a great blend of History and Action. There is certainly plenty of colour and good humour in our performances and Kids of all ages will appreciate us bringing some characters of old back to life!

Our members are always on hand and pleased to show you first hand our equipment at our static display, to answer questions and take photos. We look forward to entertaining you with our foot combat tournament and full history show during the day. We often interact with our audience and ask for volunteers to help us with our demonstrations. Always be sure to give us a good cheer for encouragement and we look forward to thrilling you all!

MAD COW THEATRE

Mad Cow Theatre

All the fun of street drama. Drawing the crowds, yet again! Mad Cow Drama Classes develop children's confidence and self esteem by supporting a child's ability to make positive choices through characters they play. This learning process works around our students being supported expressing their own imagination and seeing how significant their view is when mixed with others views. The dynamics are fun. The exercises stimulating and challenging enough to foster positive growth. Mad Cow is honoured to assist families with the growth of their most valuable assets, their children.

THE TRAVELLING MUSIC MAN

The Travelling Music Man

The Travelling Music Man offers high-quality music programs specifically designed for children. Each music class in the program targets age appropriate play-based learning and intentional teaching with: a theme, a feature instrument, new interactive songs, a bilingual aspect, different music genres and loads of fun with a chance to play exciting instruments. 

These unique programs have been designed to incorporate research into brain development and various learning frameworks. Music enhances the whole spectrum of child development:cognitive, motor skills, language, mathematics, creative, social and emotional. Programs can be commenced any time and held at schools, daycare centres, playgroups etc. Depending on the number of children and the frequency of classes, The Travelling Music Man programs start from as little as $5 per child per class. To find out more, contact The Travelling Music Man on 0490 374 636

AUSTRALIAN WALKABOUT WILDLIFE PARK

Aust Walkabout Park

Join us at the Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park stand for some up-close encounters with a variety of our animal friends from the park then catch us on stage to learn more about our animals and get up close with some of our scaly friends. Purchase discounted tickets from our stand so that you can come and see our working wildlife sanctuary and join us on a bush-land adventure you'll never want to leave.

Located just an hour north of Sydney and just south of Gosford off the M1 at Calga and join our friendly Rangers during the free daily talks and tours each day.  Get up close with our cute Koalas, pat a python or enjoy a taste of the bush with our daily bush tucker workshop. Open from 9am until 5pm every day, with ranger led activities every half an hour:  Spend an hour, or spend the day; bring along a picnic, use our free BBQ's or order from our simple kiosk menu; with a variety of drinks, snacks and ice-creams, we have something for everyone. f you want to relax with the animals, take an easy stroll around the animal camps where you can get up close and personal with friendly free-ranging kangaroos and emus, and visit their many spiky, scaly, furry and feathery friends, then come and join us in our natural un-spoilt Australian bush.

LITTLE KICKERS

Little Kickers Football

Little Kickers and Little Rugby provide football, soccer, tag based rugby league and rugby union activities for children aged between 18 months and 7 years. At Little Kickers and Little Rugby we use these soccer and tag-based rugby activities as a fun forum to instil children with a little extra confidence, co-ordination, control and sense of camaraderie; which will stand with them in very good stead for the future. Guided by the likes of FFA qualified coaches, preschool teachers, child health specialists and pro-active parents, the Little Kickers and Little Rugby programmes are an ever-evolving quest to teach fundamental soccer and football techniques and elementary life skills in a vibrant, group play environment.

RAW & UNEARTHED

Raw & Unearthed

Come and join Bec and Sarah from Raw & Unearthed for some nature play fun for the whole family. Raw & Unearthed PLAY sessions provide opportunities for children and their families to create, investigate and discover using natural resources and real tools. The Raw & Unearthed tool kit is filled with twine, hammers, saws, magnifying glasses, binoculars, mirrors and more! These authentic tools will allow the children to deeply discover the endless possibilities that nature play has to offer by unleashing their imaginations and connecting their hearts, hands, feet and heads to the earth.

OBSTACOOL

OBSTACOOL

Obstacool is a course specifically designed for boys and girls aged 4-12. Run, jump, climb and crawl through a course consisting of pyramids, tunnels, tyre runs, stepping stones plus our mammoth 40m inflatable 'Big Bopper' which is an obstacle course in itself. The course is fun and safe and suited to all fitness levels as participants are encouraged to run at their own pace. One lap is NEVER enough!

GOTHAM'S FINEST

Gotham's Finest

Gotham's finest characters will be appearing at this year's KDO. A popular attraction yet again!

THE FUN ENGINE

The Fun Engine

Providing safety education and awareness in a fun way.

HIRE FOR BABY

Hire for Baby Child Restraints

Chill out at the Hire for Baby stall - we'll have nappy change tables, baby feeding lounges for mums and dads, and we'll keep your kids entertained with our Big Red cars while you watch the entertainment!

MY TIMBER FLOORING

My Timber Flooring

Visit the My Timber stall to test drive our kid-only motor cars and have a chat about your reno needs while the kids are kept entertained.

RUSSIAN FOLK DANCE WORKSHOP

Russian Folk Dancing

Traditional Folk Dancing workshop presented by Nina Kharakoz and Raduga Trio. Children's games and circle dances for everyone, based on ethnographic materials from different regions of Russian. Our aim is for everybody to be involved and have fun. Live music, singing, creating the space where everybody is connected, valued and welcomed. Bring scarfs, skirts, comfy shoes, water and good spirits.

DESERT FLAME

Desert Flame Bellydancers

Desert Flame belly dance will be performing a range of different styles of this exotic artform. Belly dance is a wonderful form of exercise and feminine expression, suitable to women amd girls of all ages Vashti teaches childrens classes and beginners tribal style belly dance at Gorokan, and adults classes are available to join with Alexandra in Toukley. So please sit back and enjoy the performance, feel free to join in at the end, as the girls will be inviting you to dance with them.

STALLS

CCKDO Stalls

Variety of stalls from government agencies, community & local businesses.

WORKSHOPS

CCKDO Workshops

Interactive, educational & fun workshops for all.

SCHOOL BANDS

School Bands

Gosford High, Gosford Primary, Henry Kendall.

PETTING ZOO

Petting Zoo

NEW TO KIDS DAY OUT

ECO GARDENS

Eco Gardens

NEW TO KIDS DAY OUT

PLAY AREA

Play Area

NEW TO KIDS DAY OUT

TAIKO DRUMMING

The Rhythm Hut

Don't miss this exciting display by The Rhythm Hut stage 1 2:30pm

PARTY Chameleon

Party Chameleon

Face painting in the Quad area.

GECKO SPORTS

Gecko Sports

Sport & fitness on the oval.

Rides

Pavier Rides

Once again Pavier thrills us with their rides & amusements for young and old. Always a highlight at Kids Day Out.

Mini Jeeps

Jeep Rides for Kids

As always, the mini jeeps for the kids are a popular attraction. Kids just can't resist!

Danelaw

Danelaw Medieval Fighting

Medieval Medieval Society and Vanguard Re-enactment Guild are performing on the day. Look out for their stall.

Big Dog

Big Dog

Come and meet this lovable dog who has given so much joy to many children on the Central Coast and Newcastle.

Healthy Harold

Healthy Harold

HEALTHY HAROLD teaching healthy eating habits for a fundamental healthy lifestyle.

NAMBUS

NAMBUS

See our educational and inspiring display of our involvement in the Vietnam War.

YOUTH Singers

Youth Singers

Talented singers and dancers from Y.I.P.A.

MUNGO THE MAGICIAN

Mungo the Magician

Back again to wow the kiddies ... and adults!

NIKKI WEBSTER SHOWGROUP

Nikki Webster Dance group

Dance@Nikki Webster is Australia's premier Performing Arts centre with 3 amazing studios, one of which in Erina.

JOSHUA ZAIA

Joshua Zaia

12yo singer, songwriter & guitarist, Jnr Variety winner 2015 Shine Talent Quest, appearing in SeaFM Discovered.

AMELIA BATEMAN

Amelia Bateman

Sweet tones & melodic bliss from this 14yo scholarship winner CC Music Academy.

KATIE CANTY

Katie Canty

18yo local singer who has performed at various events.

MARLEE CARTER

Marlee Carter

Narara Valley High student Marlee is a talented singer, dancer & guitarist.

WIGGLE & GIGGLE

Wiggle & Giggle

MUSIC THE FUN WAY! Music & movement classes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

NATE BUTLER'S STUDIO

Nate Butler Studio

Sam Zovic & Sybille McKay will be singing 2 duets.

JOSIE TYNDALL

Josie

14yo extremely talented singer/songwriter from Kariong High.

BBMA MARTIAL ARTS

BBMA Martial Arts

Be sure to visit the BBMA Stall where demonstrations of Martial Arts movements & skills occur during the day.

BRACKETS & JAM

Brackets & Jam Drumming

Drumming workshops throughout the day. A drum circle is a great way for a community to come together, and to celebrate life.

GOTHAM'S FINEST

Gotham's Finest Characters

Kids can't resist their favourite superhero!

NSW FIRE BRIGADE

NSW Fire Brigade

Represented at CC Kids Day Out 2016.

NSW POLICE

NSW Police

Represented at CC Kids Day Out 2016.