STA kids is the place to find events and opportunities for creative kids. Self led activities to do anytime, art classes, holiday activities and things to explore around our region. More fun added regularly. 

Anytime Activities  –  Artist-led creative making to enjoy anytime, anywhere.

Dancing with Bonnie Curtis

Get moving with dancer and choreographer Bonnie Curtis as she teaches you how to create a unique dance using your own name. 

Anyone can Sing! with The Vocal Muster

Come and sing with The Vocal Muster. All you need is your voice and some friends.

Potato and Veggie printing with Bandicute

Create prints using veggies from your kitchen on paper and even fabric.

Weaving with Ronnie Jordan

Hang out by the river with Ronnie to find out more about her Indigenous Culture make a woven animal.

Waste 2 Art with Al Phemister

Transform waste into art in Al’s magical Yass garden. Finish with a trip to Bargo resource centre.

Found Poetry with Wynn Beard

Make found poetry with Poet Wynn Beard. 

Earth and Sky

Create a paper kite decorated with your own drawings of endangered native animals.

Body Percussion with Peter Wardrobe from Hume Con. 

Learn how to make funky beats with your body as the instrument!

Calling all STA kids. Do you have a creative idea that you want to share through STA kids? Contact us to chat about how you might be featured in the STA kid made collection of anytime activities. 

Make a planter & watering can.

Reduce plastic waste through upcycling rubbish into useful objects with Ryan M.  An STA kidMADE activity. 

What’s On

15 October Lambing Flat Writers Competition

Writers of all ages are invited to enter the 39th annual Lambing Flat (Young, NSW) FAW writing competition. The competition is open to all comers, both adult and school students. Writers of fiction, family history, romance or articles are invited to enter, traditional rhyming or free verse is most welcome. 

29 August – Waste2Art4KIDS (Goulburn)

FREE Artist-led creative making workshop turning waste into art at Gallery on Track. Limited numbers book early. 

5 Sept – Waste2Art4KIDS (Picton)

FREE Artist-led creative making workshop turning waste into art. Includes a chance to exhibit your creation in the Illuminate Wollondilly Waste to Art Exhibition and Competition. WIN THE WAR ON WASTE

WE NEED YOUR HELP “)

STA need 20 keen beta testers to enjoy a visit to Retford Park and test the new garden activity map. Self-led anytime over the weekend. Includes FREE entry to Retford Park.

Term 3,  Beginning 12 July Painting and Drawing at Creative Space

Creative kids after school painting classes are for kids 8 to 12 years old. Each class the kids will explore painting techniques and experiment with different mediums.

Term 3, Beginning 14 July Clay at Creative Space.

Use your Creative kids Voucher for after school clay classes are for kids 8 to 12 years old. Each class the kids will let their imagination run wild. For inquiries text Barbara on 0427832695

Beginning Soon – Captured

Reframe Photography Program. Connect, and build skills in photography and creative expression. Facilitated by professional photographer Natalie Hunfalvay. FREE

August – Sept Song Circle: reflection and healing through song.

A free 6 week song writing workshop for young people impacted by the 2019-2020 bushfires in the Wingecarribee region. 

Libraries – A fabulous place to visit with the whole family.

Goulburn Mulwaree

Regular programs include; Story Time, Rhyme Time, Giggle & Wiggle, Code Club, Peer Reading, Trivia and Games for Teens, LEGO Robotics and Computer Basics. Follow them on facebook.

Check opening hours and location.

Wingecarribee

Regular programs include Bilby and Possum Clubs, Storytime, Kids Book Reviews as well as holiday activities for kids and teens. Follow them on facebook

Branches at Bowral Central, Mittagong and Moss Vale. Check opening hours and locations. 

Wollondilly

Regular events include Auslan Storytime with Maree & Robyn. Follow them on facebook for more program info Facebook.

Check opening hours and location.

Hilltops

Regular programs include Book Clubs, Puggles’ Storytime and PALS Storytime. Follow them on facebook.

Branches at Boorowa, Harden and Young. Check opening hours and locations.

Upper Lachlan

Regular events include; Scrabble, Knitting, Storytime, Giggle and Wiggle for Bubs and Lego Club.

Branches at Crookwell and Gunning. Check opening hours and locations.

Yass Valley 

Check out the regular creative programs on Facebook.

Check opening hours and location.

Yass Gymnastics

Fun filled lessons providing gymnasts with opportunities to enhance their skills, their confidence and build friendships.

The Vocal Muster

A not-for-profit organisation assisting secondary school music students in the Wingecarribee, Wollondilly and Mulwaree shires.

The Lieder Theatre

The longest continually running theatre company in Australia. Established in 1891 the company has evolved into providing the focus for the performing arts in the

Clare Jones

Creating inspiring learning programs for people with disability.

Bridge to Sing Choir

A dedicated program offering everyone the opportunity to participate, but is especially for people with disabilities.

Kids on Keyboards

Keith Binns has been teaching children how to play the music keyboard in Goulburn and Crookwell for over twenty years.

Past Projects

Waste 2 Art 4 Kids

Get inspired by unwanted materials like small plastic toys and other discarded objects to create your own 3D sculptural toy bust or 2D self portrait. 

Waste to Art Competition

Closing on the 12 September the Waste to Art Competition is open to young people from 12-17 years. 

Fun Places to Visit

Queensland Art Gallery kids portal have lots of great options.

TATE Gallery Kids have lots of self directed art projects.

Online workshops and self directed activites. 

Contact Us

ao@southerntablelandsarts.com.au

0427 938 110 

Or by appointment at one of our Mobile Office locations

PO Box 1323 Goulburn 2580

ABN 67 208 214 681

We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the traditional custodians of the lands where we create, live & work.

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