Events for kids

  • Children's access workshop: Drawing express

    Artmaking for kids with specific needs, their families and carers

    Thursday 29 September 2016, 11am

    Free, bookings required

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Free, bookings required

    Image: Noel McKenna Animals I have known 2015-16 (detail) © Noel McKenna

  • Clay Club

    School holiday activity for teenagers

    Wednesday 5 October 2016, 10.30am

    Art Gallery Society (members lounge) | Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes | Charges apply

  • Children's access workshop: Cut, colour, action

    Artmaking for kids with specific needs, their families and carers

    Wednesday 5 October 2016, 11am

    Free, bookings required

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Free, bookings required

    Image: Colin Lanceley The dry salvages 1963-64 (detail) © Estate of Colin Lanceley. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

  • Secrets of looking

    School holiday art tour for teenagers

    Friday 7 October 2016, 10.30am

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

    Image: Elioth Gruner Spring frost 1919 (detail)

  • Tours for tots: Zoom in on nature

    Fun artmaking tours for 3-5 year olds

    Tuesday 25 and Thursday 27 October 2016
    Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Charges apply

  • Stories from the floating world

    Hear the tales that inspired the art

    Saturday 22, Sunday 23 October 2016, 1pm
    (Saturday 29 October 2016 cancelled)

    Free

    Upper Asian gallery | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi Gojō Bridge moon (detail) from One hundred aspects of the moon 1885-92

  • Drop in and make: Pieces of art

    Free artmaking activity for families

    Sundays 11am – 4pm
    16 October, 6 November 2016

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 5 hours | Free

    Image: Katherine Hattam The integrity of the personality 2014 (detail) © Katherine Hattam

  • Tours for tots: Found, collected and assembled

    Fun artmaking tours for 3-5 year olds

    Thursday 24 and Tuesday 29 November 2016
    Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Charges apply

  • Drop in and make: Fancy fish, beautiful birds

    Free artmaking activity for families

    Sundays 11am – 4pm
    20 November, 4 December 2016

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 5 hours | Free

    Image: Eight-panel 'Munjado-chaekkori’ screen 19th century (detail)

  • Art Club 2016

    For children aged 9-13

    Various Saturdays and Sundays in 2016
    10.30am, 1pm and 3pm
    See listing for details

    Art Gallery Society (members lounge) | Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes | Charges apply

  • Kids Club 2016

    For children aged 5–8

    Various Saturdays and Sundays in 2016
    10.30am, 1pm, 3pm
    See listing for details

    Art Gallery Society (members lounge) | Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes | Charges apply

  • Make your own zine

    Free activity for all ages during Gallery opening hours

    Daily during Gallery opening hours
    (School holiday activities: Monday-Friday 11am - 4pm, 26-30 September, 2-7 October 2016)

    Free

    Contemporary galleries | Free

  • Children’s access workshop: Strike a pose

    Artmaking for children with specific needs, their families and carers

    Wednesday 18 January 2017, 11am

    Free, bookings required

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Free, bookings required

    Image: Sir Joshua Reynolds James Maitland, 7th Earl of Lauderdale 1759-60 (detail)

  • Drop in and make: The body

    Free artmaking activity for families

    Mondays - Fridays 11am – 4pm
    9-13, 16-20, 23-27 January 2017

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 5 hours | Free

    Image: Bertram Mackennal Sappho c1909 (detail)

  • Drop in and make: Year of the Rooster

    Free artmaking activity for families

    Sundays 11am – 4pm
    29 January, 5 & 12 February 2017

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 5 hours | Free

  • Tours for tots: Eye spy

    Fun artmaking tours for 3-5 year olds

    Thursday 23, Tuesday 28 February 2017, 10.30am
    Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Charges apply

  • Drop in and make: Every cloud has a silver lining

    Free artmaking activity for families

    Sundays 11am – 4pm
    19 February, 5 & 19 March 2017

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 5 hours | Free

    Image: WC Piguenit The flood in the Darling 1890 1895 (detail)

  • Tours for tots: Shape, structure and space

    Fun artmaking tours for 3-5 year olds

    Tuesday 28, Thursday 30 March 2017, 10.30am
    Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

    Ticketing and information desk | Duration 1 hour | Charges apply