Education Activities for Kids - Elizabeth Bay (2011)

the Eastern Suburbs, the Sydney Region, New South Wales (NSW)

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7 Onslow Ave, Elizabeth Bay, Elizabeth Bay, NSW 2011

Built by the fashionable architect John Verge, Elizabeth Bay House is a magnificent example of colonial architecture with sweeping views of Sydney Harbour. Occupied by the Colonial Secretary, Alexander Macleay and his family, between 1839 and 1845, it was known as the 'finest house in the colony'. The house boasts exquisite 19th century furnishings.

Mad Hatter’s tea party - Elizabeth Bay House

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Explore the fantasy world of Alice in Wonderland. Listen to excerpts from the book, and enjoy fun and games at the Mad Hatter’s tea party. Includes refreshments Ages 5–10

Optical toys

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Discover a range of strange and exciting optical toys from the 19th century and take a close look at the insects in the library. Ages 5–12

Open Academy at the Con
Since 1974, the Open Academy at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music has opened the doors of the Conservatorium to the community through a wide range of programs, courses and workshops for school students, musicians, music teachers and to all those who are interested in learning more about music. It’s never too late to learn about music so why not join us today? The Open Academy offers a range of courses and classes to people aged 3 to 93! There is something for everyone - whether you are a young ...
Sydney Jewish Museum
The Sydney Jewish Museum is an internationally recognised historic and cultural institution, which documents the history of the Holocaust and the contribution of Jewish people to Australian society. Don't miss the opportunity to hear the testimony of a Holocaust Survivor and visit the new exhibition 'Signs of Life: Family Letters and Postcards of the Holocaust.' Drawing on the Sydney Jewish Museum's personal correspondence, these are the words of the time from those who were there. Most, did ...
Magic Craig
Sydneys favourite family entertainer. Specialising in chldrens magic shows. With over 15 years experience Magic Craig is the magician of choice to over 500 Pre-Schools all over Sydney. He has performed at Birthday Parties, Christenings, Holy Communions, and fetes. He has the experience to tailor a show for any function. Magic Craig is also the creator of the famous "Nutrition Magician", a unique educational incentive designed for Pre-Schools and Schools. As a full time proffessional you can be assured ...
Magic Craig was great - Amanda Keller


"Magic Craig was brilliant! He kept the boys and guests entertained the whole time" - Amanda Keller

Queens Square, Macquarie St, The Rocks, NSW 2000

The Hyde Park Barracks was built in 1819 to house, clothe and feed convict men and boys. This impressive brick building and walled compound, located at the head of Sydney’s historic Macquarie Street, was designed by convict architect Francis Greenway. After 1848 the main dormitory held newly arrived female immigrants while a handful of government agencies made use of surrounding buildings. In 1862, separate wards for destitute women were added upstairs and the Barracks became known as the Hyde ...

Art Gallery Rd, Sydney CBD, NSW 2000

The Art Gallery of New South Wales, located in The Domain in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, was established in 1880 and is the most important public gallery in Sydney and the fourth largest in Australia.

2013 Art Gallery Society of NSW Kids Drawing Prize

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Renowned iconic Australian artist, Ken Done, will this year join Countess Natalie von Faber-Castell and Archibald Prize People’s Choice 2012 winner Jenny Sages to judge the 3rd Annual Art Gallery Society ...

Cnr Albert and Phillip Streets, Circular Quay, The Rocks, NSW 2000 2 km from Elizabeth Bay

Step into the dark side of Sydney’s past with a visit to a historic police and court building (1856 –1888) that once imposed authority on Sydney’s unruly waterfront. Explore the building’s atmospheric interior – heavy blocks of sandstone, spiked gates and the corridor of cells. In the 1890s police Charge Room you can stand before the Duty Sergeant’s desk and imagine yourself being fingerprinted. Encounter a spine-chilling collection of criminal weapons and a mug-shot gallery of offenders ...

Meet the police

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Come along for a day of family fun. Have your fingerprints taken in the 1890s charge room, make your own police kepi hat and meet members of the NSW Police Force. Ages 6+ Presented in partnership with ...

Family fun day

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Come along to the Justice & Police Museum for a day of family fun! Meet members of the NSW Police Force and enjoy fun activities for kids, curator tours and refreshments. Explore the exhibition The Force: ...

Corner Phillip and Bridge Streets, Sydney CBD, NSW 2000

Meet our city’s first people, inspect models of the First Fleet ships and peer at the archaeological remains of first Government House and the intriguing objects uncovered by a number of digs on the site. Fast forward through 200 years and you will learn about the distinctiveness of this great city, its harbour, transport, people and particular personality via our changing exhibitions program. Visit An Edwardian Summer and kids can join Jessie on the kids trail for dress ups and craft fun.

Macquarie St, The Rocks, NSW 2000

Lovely Letters

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Explore the decorative lettering of early handwritten manuscripts and be inspired by the beauty of the illuminated letter. Create your own initial letter with watercolours and frame your work to take home. Suitable ...

My Book of Treasures

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Choose your paper and ribbon, construct and cover your book and add pictures of your favourite treasures from the State Library’s amazing collection! Meet in the Mitchell Library foyer.

Tour: Wild Art!

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Explore the Lewin: Wild Art exhibition and create a digital artwork on an iPad! Meet in Mitchell Library vestibule.


From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Learn the basics of Claymation and create your own animal story! Suitable for children aged 8 years and above. Meet in the Mitchell Library foyer.

Tour: The Mysterious Mitchell

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Come on a ‘discovery tour’ of the historic Mitchell Library at the State Library and check out some of the hidden, mysterious and surprising spaces not often seen by the public. Suitable for children ...

6 College St, Darlinghurst, NSW 2010

Scientist for a Day: Environmental Science

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

How does climate change affect us and why is it so important?

Deep Oceans Discovery Show

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Deep Oceans Discovery Show at Australiam Museum

Aboriginal performances

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Experience didgeridoo, song and dance which combine to reveal the rich cultural knowledge handed down through countless generations of Indigenous Australians. Discover Aboriginal lifestyles, beliefs ...


From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Become a Forensic Science Investigator and solve crime. In this workshop you will learn about uses of DNA evidence in the illegal exportation of exotic animals around the world and gain an understanding ...

Eggs, eggs, eggs

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Join us for a one-day workshop on eggs. Look at the many varieties of animals which lay eggs and how these eggs get protected until the young emerge. What animal’s nest or burrow? As it is Easter, we ...

Torchlight tours

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Come and explore the Museum after dark with a torch. It's a unique way for families to experience the Museum's stories, specimens and exhibitions. Location: Meet at the William St entrance Bookings ...

Face painting

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Kids will be able to get there face painted with an indigenous design. When 6-22 April (Monday to Fridays only) Time 10 am - 2 pm Cost $3 per person after general paid Museum entry Museum admission ...

The return of the boomerang

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Kids can paint Indigenous designs on their own boomerang $5 per person after general paid Museum entry Museum admission prices Adult $12 Child (5-15 years) $6 Concession $8 Families $18/$30 Each additional ...

Kidspace for families

From 01-01-2015 To 31-12-2016

Designed especially for inquisitive under-5s and their carers, Kidspace is a dedicated 'mini-museum' that stimulates young children's imaginations and encourages them to explore the natural world. Kids ...

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