Two girls in Go4Fun t-shirts hugging and smiling at a Go4Fun session.

Fun and free after-school program for kids and families

Go4Fun is a free 10-week healthy wellbeing program for children aged 7 to 13 who are above a healthy weight to enjoy along with their families.

Group activities and games

Professional tailored advice about healthy eating

Make new friends

Rewards and prizes for the kids

Positive health changes for the whole family

Run by trained health and community professionals, it’s a fun way for kids to build self-esteem and learn about eating well, staying active and living a healthy life.

Go4Fun a NSW Health program facilitated locally by Central Coast Health Promotion Service.

Our programs

Programs run every school term, with our next set of programs on the Coast taking place at the following locations.

Term 1 2024 programs will take place at:

  • Niagara Park Stadium, every Monday 4pm–6pm, starting Monday 5 February
  • Lake Haven Recreation Centre, every Tuesday 4pm–6pm, starting Tuesday 6 February (Aboriginal program open to everyone run by Bungree Aboriginal Association)
  • Mingaletta Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Corporation, every Thursday 4pm–6pm, starting Thursday 8 February

Register online, call 1800 780 900, or SMS 0409 745 645 for a call back.

A girl in an indoor swimming pool raises her one arm aloft in celebration as she rests on the side of the pool.

Watch these short videos about the program

About Go4Fun

Isiah and Rachel testimonial

Marley and Chris testimonial

Who is it for?

Go4Fun is suitable for children:

  • aged 7 to 13 years
  • above a healthy weight
  • who can be accompanied by a parent or carer to each session

Unsure if your child is above a healthy weight? You can check via Go4Fun’s Children’s Weight Status Calculator or speak to a trusted health professional.

A young girl wearing a Go4Fun t-shirt flexing her muscles at the camera while another girl celebrates in the background at a Go4Fun session.
A boy sweating pouring water from a water bottle into another boy who is holding hoola hoops mouth at a Go4Fun session.. Both are wearing Go4Fun t-shirts.

How does it work?

  • Sessions run once a week for 10 weeks during the school term
  • Facilitated by qualified health professionals
  • Each session includes group learning and game-based activities
  • It’s a family-focused program, so a parent or carer must come to every session

What Go4Fun programs are available?

There are three variations of Go4Fun program on offer for children and their families. They are:

The Go4Fun logos for standard, online and Aborginal program variations.

How do I register?

Register for a current program or express your interest for a future program online or call 1800 780 900 or SMS 0409 745 645 for a call back. Program spaces are limited, so register now to avoid missing out.

How do I promote it?

Use our resources to promote this program to friends, family, colleagues, clients and patients.

Refer your patients

If you’re a health professional, there are a number of ways you can refer patients to Go4Fun.

Once referred, the Go4Fun team will do the rest and find the most suitable program for your patient, based on the information you provide and what is available.

For more information, visit Health Professionals – Go4Fun.

A health practitioner at his desk smiling while talking on the phone.

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