Celebrate our exhibitions with family festivals on Australia Day and in winter at the National Museum of Australia each year.
Freewheeling family fun day
Sunday 9 July 2017, 10am–1pm
Decorate and ride your bike to the National Museum of Australia to celebrate all things wheels at our Freewheeling family fun day.
Join in on craft activities and workshops, see some awesome bikes and meet talented bike riders.
Free (some activities may involve a small charge)
Highlights from earlier festivals
Australia Day festival 2017
Inspired by A History of the World in 100 Objects from the British Museum
Great Big Adventure festival 2016
Inspired by Happy Birthday Play School
Australia Day 2015
Inspired by Spirited
NAIDOC week 2015 time lapse
Sacred Ground Installation with Helen Tiernan
Australia Day 2016
Inspired by Encounters
NAIDOC week 2014 time lapse
Giant dugong floor mosaic
See our calendar for more fun activities for families and children