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Events for kids

Art Club: Royal reflections

For members’ children aged 9–12

Image: Robert Peake the Elder Prince of Wales c1610, National Portrait Gallery, London

Saturday 13, Sunday 14 September 2014
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Kids Club: Birds, bees and flying trees BOOKED OUT

For members’ children aged 5–8

Saturday 13, Sunday 14 September 2014
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Film: Fantasia

Free film screening for kids

Image: Still from Fantasia (1940). Courtesy Walt Disney Company (Aust).

Sunday 21 September 2014, 10.30am

Duration 2 hours, 15 minutes
Location: Domain Theatre
Free

Drop in and draw: Grand Courts

Free artmaking activity for all ages

Sunday 21 September 2014, 11am-4pm

Duration 5 hours
Location: 19th c Australian art
Free

Drop in and make: Treasures, jewels and secrets

Free artmaking activity for kids

Image: Sir Edward John Poynter The visit of the Queen of Sheba to King Solomon (detail) 1890

Sunday 21 September 2014, 11am-4pm

Duration 5 hours
Location: Entrance court
Free

Spotlight: Art and your child

A special panel conversation

Sunday 21 September 2014, 12pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Performance: Interactive art

Free performance for kids

Sunday 21 September 2014, 11am & 1.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Artwork of the month: September 2014

Sir Edward Poynter 'The visit of the Queen of Sheba to King Solomon' (1890)

Sunday 21 September 2014, 2pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: 19th c European art
Free

Performance: Face 2 Face

Free performance for kids

Sunday 21 September 2014, 2.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Paint and create children's holiday workshop

Sessions for ages 3-13

Image: Phillip Barnes Anna Meares, Archibald Prize 2014 finalist

Tuesday 23 - Friday 26 September 2014
See listing for details

Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Treasures, jewels and secrets

School holiday workshop

Image: Sir Edward John Poynter The visit of the Queen of Sheba to King Solomon (detail) 1890

Monday 22 - Friday 26 September 2014
11am-4pm

Duration 5 hours
Location: Function space
Free

Face 2 Face

School holiday performance

Monday 22 - Friday 26 September 2014, 1.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Sunday 28 September 2014, 2.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Teenage drawing workshop: Drawing from paintings

For 13-17 year olds

Image: William Henry Margetson The sea hath its pearls 1897

Monday 29 September 2014, 10.30am

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Carnevale masks

School holiday workshop

Agostino Carracci Portrait of Giovanni Gabrielli, called 'Il Sivello’ (detail) circa 1599, gift of Margaret Delmer 1985

Monday 29 September - Friday 3 October 2014
11am-4pm

Duration 5 hours
Location: Function space
Free

Commedia dell’Arte

School holiday performance

Monday 29 September - Friday 3 October 2014, 1.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Gallery Kids Sunday performance

Aditi and her rickshaw

Image: Bronwyn Vaughan

Sunday 12 October 2014, 2.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Art Club: In the manner of the masters

For members’ children aged 9–12

Image: Samuel Palmer The lonely tower 1879 (detail)

Saturday 11, Sunday 12 October 2014
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Kids Club: Colour my world

For members’ children aged 5–8

Saturday 11, Sunday 12 October 2014
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

School holiday fun: Family art tours

With Jonathan Cooper

Image: Yinka Shonibare, MBE Alien toy painting (detail) 2011 © Yinka Shonibare, MBE

Wednesday 24 September, 1 October
Saturday 25 October 2014, 2.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Tours for tots 2014: Secret treasures

Fun art-making tours for 3-5 year olds

Tuesday 28 and Thursday 30 October 2014
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Gallery Kids Sunday performance

On a far, far away mountain

Image: Bronwyn Vaughan

Sunday 9 November 2014, 2.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Tours for tots 2014: Water

Fun art-making tours for 3-5 year olds

Tuesday 25 and Thursday 27 November 2014
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Sunday 14 September & 30 November 2014, 2.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Sunday 31 August, 26 October, 14 December 2014, 2.30pm
31 August, 26 October are Auslan interpreted

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Gallery Kids Sunday performance

Commedia dell'Arte

Image: Dennis Murphy

Sunday 28 December 2014, 2.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free