School Holiday Activities


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Summer school holidayS

Fun with Lego
10am-3pm, Wed 11, Thu 12, Fri 13, Wed 18, Thu 19 & Fri 20 Jan
Suitable for all ages | Gold coin donation

Visit AGWA in the January school holidays and celebrate AGWA’s amazing new sculptural acquisitions, Big Pluck 2 2016 and Big Yield 2015, by internationally acclaimed artist Antony Gormley. Make Lego sculptures using the language of a building to describe a body… think geometric forms, robotic figures, body/building hybrids. Together we can create an all-white human city!

“I Spy” trail

Suitable for ages 6 and over

Be an art detective and discover some amazing things about artworks in the State Art Collection. Ask for our

“I Spy” trail at Reception. Afterwards, pay a visit to the Imagination Room and draw your own portrait.

Drop in and draw | FREE
10am-5pm, until 30 January 2017
Suitable for all ages

Theme: Portraits

Simply drop into the Imagination Room and create your own artwork at our self-directed art activity stations.



Interactive Drawing Space

The State Art Collection display Your Collection 1920 – 1960 features a drawing table for both children and adults. Participants can draw a colourful still life using the objects in the exhibition as inspiration. You can then take your work home or display it within the space for everyone to admire.


City Playground Pass

Enjoy family fun with the City Playground Guide this school holidays! Pick up a FREE City Playground Pass from AGWA for your ticket to school holiday adventures in the City. See inside for details and don’t forget to keep this guide to help you explore everything on offer.

City Playground Pass

A helpful reminder, works of art are like Emus, they don’t like to be touched, and children under ten must be accompanied by an adult at all times when visiting the Gallery. We look forward to your visit!


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