STA kids is the place to find events and options for creative kids. Online Artist led activities to do anytime, workshops,  activities and things to explore around our region. 

Anytime Activities  –  Artist-led creative making and exploring to enjoy 

Lantern Making with Tracy Luff. 

Make a Pyramid lantern from paper and bamboo & light up the night.

🔥 Get your ZINES on with Rose Marin 

Make Zines for your art and writing. Especially made by STA for the Gunning Arts Festival.

Potato and Veggie printing with Bandicute

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

Dig your own Clay with Camille Kersley  Join Camille Kersley to create ceramic art from clay you have found and processed yourself. Part 1 & 2.

Weaving with Ronnie Jordan

Hang out by the river with Ronnie to find out more about her Aboriginal culture and 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.

Self-led anytime Retford Park Garden Activity Map Explore the garden with the new self led interactive drawing map. Fun & FREE after entry. Check opening hours.

Nature Poetry with Robyn Sykes

What can you smell, feel, hear or taste? Robyn will challenge you to describe something without saying what you see. 

Dancing with Bonnie Curtis

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

Anyone can Sing! with The Vocal Muster

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

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.

Applications are open for the Young Archie Goulburn competition as part of Goulburn Regional Art Gallery’s hosting of the Archibald Prize 2023 Regional Tour, a touring exhibition of Art Gallery of New South Wales.

Enter HERE!

7-8, 21-22 Dec & 11-13, 18-20 Dec Xmas Craft Art Camps! Coming up soon with Mary Lou Pavlovic. Morning session 4-7yrs, afternoon session 8-12yrs. Only 6 places per session so book early!

For more details contact Marylou on 0412609917


Waste to Art Assemblage with Freya Jobbins

Make a fabulous work of art out of upcycled plastic toys.

Body Percussion with Peter Wardrobe from Hume Con. 

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

Join Duffy and Jordan from the Hilltops Youth Action Group to make Chrissie Crackers this festive season.

The STA Community Bunting project. Turn your scrap fabric into a community resource. The perfect addition to any event, celebration or gathering. A family friendly creative activity to share.

Hey Kids! Do you create art at home? Have a great idea you can share with other kids? Send us a short video of your activity and it might end up on the STA Kids page. 

Make a planter & watering can. Reduce plastic waste through upcycling rubbish into useful objects with Ryan M.  

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Goulburn Regional Gallery- Activities

Still Life

Learn to create a still life masterpiece at home using whatever you can find. 

Collage and Drawing

Give your catalogues a new lease on life in the fun activity everyone can try at home. 

Pinch Pots

Join Sally to create a pinch pot from home made salt dough.

French Knitting

Sally teaches French knitting using resources you will find around the home.

Powerful Plastics

Join Sally, Hannah and Hannah and get inspired by the plastics around your home. 

Libraries – A fabulous place to visit with the whole family. Checkout whats on in your local Library.

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 Book Clubs, Puggles’ Storytime and PALS Storytime. Follow them on Facebook.

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


Regular events include Storytime at Braidwood, Bungendore and Queanbeyan. Follow them on facebook for more program info Facebook.

Check opening hours and location.

Upper Lachlan

Regular events include; Scrabble, Knitting, Storytime, Giggle and Wiggle for Bubs and Lego Club. More information @Upper Laclan libraries

Check opening hours and location for branches at Crookwell and Gunning


Regular programs include Bilby and Possum Clubs, Storytime, Kids Book Reviews. 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.

Yass Valley 

Check out the regular creative programs on Facebook.

Check opening hours and location.

If your kids have already churned through the STA Kids Anytime Activities this week. Check out the ArtsHub creative home schooling guide.

Hume Conservatorium

The Goulburn Regional Conservatorium (now Hume Conservatorium) was founded in 1985 as the Goulburn Regional Music Centre.


Over 30 yrs singing and acting training, performance and early childhood education combined into performance classes for kids.

Kids on Keyboards

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

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

Bridge to Sing Choir

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


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.

Past Projects

12 & 13 Mar Patina Alchemy creative making at the  Steampunk Victoriana Fair in Goulburn. Visit the Fair’s FB page for more info.

6 Mar Waste to Art Workshops with Al Phemister Create a Steampunk garden for the Steampunk Victoriana Fair. Kids to be accompanied AM & PM sessions. Book in now. 

24 Oct Waste 2 Art STA Kids Workshop (8-14yrs) SOLD OUT

Join Al Phemister and make cool art from waste materials Bookings open soon. FREE 4 STA Members

Waste to Art Competition

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

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. 

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. 

Parents, guardians and carers can apply for a voucher with a value of up to $100 per calendar year for each student aged 4.5 to 18 years old enrolled in school.

[email protected]
0405 339 838  
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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