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Events for kids

Carnevale masks

Free drop-in artmaking activity for children

Image: Agostino Carracci Portrait of Giovanni Gabrielli, called 'Il Sivello’ c1599 (detail)

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 BOOKED OUT

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

Drop in and make: Exotic elephants

Free artmaking activity for kids

Image: Baggage elephant, late 1700s (detail), Mewar, Rajasthan, India

Sunday 19 October 2014, 11am - 4pm

Duration 5 hours
Location: Entrance court
Free

Family art tours

School holiday fun 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

Teenage drawing workshop: Blow it up

For 13-17 year olds

Image: Laurens Craen Still life with imaginary view c1645-50 (detail)

Sunday 26 October 2014, 10.30am

Duration 2 hours
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

Art Club: Shadowlands

For children aged 9–12

Saturday 8, Sunday 9 November 2014
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

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

Kids Club: Express yourself

For members’ children aged 5–8

Saturday 8, Sunday 9 November 2014
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

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

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

Art Club: Visions of a city

For children aged 9–12

Saturday 6, Sunday 7 December 2014
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

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

Kids Club: Decorative dishes

For members’ children aged 5–8

Saturday 6, Sunday 7 December 2014
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

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

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