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The Museum welcomes kids and encourages exploration of our exhibitions and outdoor spaces.

Events are managed in line with the Museum's COVID safety plan

Winter school holiday activities

Composite image featuring a colourful bird cut-out and a diorama featuring birds.

Curious curators: Build your own museum diorama

Weekdays 28 June – 9 July 2021
10–11.30am and 11.30am–1pm

Do you like to collect things? Imagine if your job was to collect, curate and design an exhibition. What objects would you choose?

Some of the amazing objects from the Trevor Kennedy Collection are on display in the Studio Gallery. Visit the exhibition then join us in a hands-on activity with local artist Nicci Haynes and create your own mini museum diorama.

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Cost: $15 child, $7 Mkids, adults free
All ages, children must be accompanied by an adult
Gandel Atrium
Bookings essential

A ceramic biscuit jar in the shape of a yawning koala. It is painted in shades of brown and cream.

Chill-out zone

Weekdays 28 June – 9 July 2021

Join us for some self-guided activities inspired by the Trevor Kennedy Collection: Highlights exhibition.

All ages, children must be accompanied by an adult
Gandel Atrium
Bookings not required, places limited

Family trails

Composite image including two young girls holding hands and running, and various graphic art features.


Follow one of our family trails to discover the stories behind some of the amazing objects on show at the Museum.

Two self-guided family trails are available, for ages 2–5 and 5–8 years. See what you can find along the way.

Cost: $2, Mkids free
Available from the Information Desk

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