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Chill out at the Winter Open Day


Bring Family and Friends along on Saturday 1st of June for a fun day full of Clay Play, a Knights Tournament, Painting, and a wonderful Art Exhibition of student's work. Hang out with your children's dedicated educators in the delightful Art Wing of Yarralumla Primary School & enjoy delicious fare from Aeon catering. The upcoming Winter Holiday Program will be revealed and it promises to be seasonally inspired and packed full of creative adventures for all. Book on the day and receive a massive 20% discount off the Specialised Program surcharge – Available only at the Open Day. Please call in any time between 10am and 4pm [...]

Chill out at the Winter Open Day2019-05-18T09:28:19+11:00

RoCO on Aeon Academy!


The federal minister for Communication and the Arts has just appointed Aeon Arts Ltd (provider of Aeon Academy) to the national Register of Cultural Organisations (RoCO)! As a recognised Cultural Organisation, nationally, Aeon Arts is now officially a Deductible Gift Recipient(DGR). Aeon Arts is a Canberra based not-for-profit company and registered charity with a mission to improve the creative and playful experiences of all Australians through hands on, grass roots experiences, including for children in outside school hours care. All parents and carers of Aeon Academy students are herewith invited to become members of Aeon Arts. Membership is FREE, entails [...]

RoCO on Aeon Academy!2019-06-06T13:24:45+11:00

Awesome Autumn Holiday Program


Let your child be inspired with Aeon Academy’s engaging & original visual art and dramatic adventure programs these Autumn Holidays. With only 1 week to go and a great selection of workshops to choose from there’s no better time to book in. The unique drama program offers the opportunity for your child to explore the diverse realms of History, Myth & Legend, Fantasy, Science Fiction, and Literature through Live-Action challenges, ‘Boffer’ weapon play, improvisational character-play, storytelling & dramatic make believe. These adventures include “From Bolters to Bushrangers”: an Australian bushranging heist, “The Dragon Within”: a mythical kung-fu quest, “Aztec Dusk”: [...]

Awesome Autumn Holiday Program2019-06-06T13:26:32+11:00

Enrich your child’s after school experience!


Everyday of the school year your child can experience Aeon Academy’s Amazing Specialised programs, Awesome activities & Enthusiastic Educators. Friday’s Kitchen & Garden program will start the term celebrating all things Summer by making refreshing Sorbets, Smoothies and Fruit Salads from scratch. Mondays to Thursdays the Visual Arts program will launch into Gigantic Drawings, Ceramic Leaf Platters & Painted Self Portraits and the Dramatic Adventures program (running Monday to Thursdays) will see kids Fighting Dragons with the Dwarves, Falling with the Aztecs and Sailing the High Seas with Pirates. The Sparks Early Years program(ages 3 - 6)will focus on a [...]

Enrich your child’s after school experience!2019-03-08T16:18:26+11:00

Thank You for an Amazing 15th Birthday!


Our 15th Birthday Open Day was an inspiring and heart warming testament to our community's strength and all that we've built together over the last decade and a half. There was cake, Freyja's fabulous Vala tournament (raising funds towards her treatment), make-do village construction, face and canvas painting, smoothie making with bicycle power, go kart adventuring, live music from Scroggin, dancing, scholarships presented, a delicious lunch shared, an excellent exhibition of kids works appreciated, clay played with, a pinata meeting it's glorious fate and children of every age (some as old as 80) enjoyed every minute of a very rewarding [...]

Thank You for an Amazing 15th Birthday!2019-02-16T13:09:25+11:00

Congratulations Scholarship Winners!


Not only was our 15th Birthday Open Day a fabulous time for all, with pinata, tournament, bicycle-blender smoothies and cake, it was an extra special day for some. Five lucky children received Aeon Academy Scholarships: Alba Priori, Madison Barancewicz, and Edward Anderson will be joining us in Term 1 next year in Sparks Early Years, Visual Arts, and Dramatic Adventures respectively. We can’t wait to welcome them! And Ellyse Calder and Mariah Dabsch will be coming along to our jam-packed and exciting Summer Holiday Program in just a couple of weeks. Congratulations also to Amelia Ma, Maddie Webb, Michael Dendrinos, [...]

Congratulations Scholarship Winners!2019-02-16T13:11:14+11:00

Come along to the Autumn Open Day


Bring the Family and all your friends to a community day with a difference! Aeon Academy's Autumn Open Day is just around the corner on Saturday, March 16th and everyone's welcome to come and try their hand at clay work, painting, boffer weapon action, planting seeds in our kitchen garden and admiring the exhibition of kids art work from the first 5 weeks of term to see how they’ve mastered their projects. Try  a delicious biscuit made in the Cornucopia cooking program and some delicious seasonal soup for a gold coin donation. Meet our dedicated staff and line up for a 20% [...]

Come along to the Autumn Open Day2019-04-05T17:31:56+11:00