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 options added regularly. 

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

Found Poetry with Wynn Beard

Make found poetry with Poet Wynn Beard. 

Waste 2 Art with Al Phemister

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

Earth and Sky

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

Woven animals with Ronnie Jordan

Hang out by the river with Ronnie to find out more about her Indigenous Culture and weave an animal from found and modern materials. 

Holiday Events

Super Snappers: kids creative workshop

A detective mystery game and photographic workshop for kids 8-12yrs exploring the STA Paparazzi: The captured moment exhibition at MENTAL Gallery Bowral. Join STA staff

Poolside Movies in Hilltops

Get poolside this summer in Hilltops.  Splash about and watch the horror unfold as you go 47 Meters Down: Uncaged  (M) Four teenage divers discover

Chain Mail Art

Goulburn’s Be Seen Be Heard youth are offering a Chainmail Art Workshop on January 12. Get along to this and make yourself some awesome armour

Badge Making in Young

STA will be poolside in Young for a free badge making workshop presented as part of the fun before the movie screening of ‘47 Meters



A chance for locals to submit their stories and have them published on the Gunning Arts Festival website.

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

Sydney Puppet Theatre

Puppetry is a magical portal into the imagination. We create all kinds of puppets integrating puppetry, music and acting into our shows.

Clare Jones

Creating inspiring learning programs for people with disability.


A fabulous place to visit with the whole family. Some of our libraries are currently running reduced programs. Online services and activities continue. 

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.


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. 



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

Check opening hours and location.


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.


Run regular creative programs and free making every school holidays. Their facebook page is the best place to visit for more info. 

Check opening hours and location.

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

0427 938 110 

Or by appointment at one of our Mobile Office locations

PO Box 1323 Goulburn 2580

ABN 67 208 214 681

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