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Little Day Out is a curated list of fun things to do for kids in Sydney. We save you time by selecting just six weekend activities we think are the best of what's on

Art Gallery of NSW - July School Holidays 2019, From: Free, Age: 3+

Art Gallery of NSW - July School Holidays 2019, From: Free, Age: 3+

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Drop in and make: Celebrate NAIDOC Week 2019

Free artmaking activity for families this school holidays

When: Sunday 7 July 2019, Monday to Friday 8-12 July 2019
Sessions: 11am - 3.30pm

Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Price: Free

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School holiday workshop: Clay portraits

Let’s have fun exploring our own different facial features and expressions. Study your unique qualities and create a portrait bust out of clay. Roll, squeeze twist to manipulate and fashion the clay. A fun activity where you will learn some sculpting skills.

Age: For ages 8 +
When: Tuesday 16 July 2019, 10.30am

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Members lounge

Price: $45 non-member
$35 member

Bookings and enquiries: 02 9225 1878 BOOK ONLINE or Become a member

Cancellations:
Three full working days (Mon–Fri) notice is required to qualify for a refund. All refunds attract an administration charge of 25% of the ticket price(s) with a minimum charge of $5. Not negotiable.

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Children's access workshop: Face time

Free artmaking activity for children with specific needs and their families and carers

What can portraits reveal? Get up close with the faces in the Young Archie 2019 competition and create your own portrait of someone you admire.

This is an opportunity for children with specific needs to connect with the sensory materials to express their own creativity in a fun and encouraging way.

We welcome visitors of all abilities to contribute and encourage those who need assisted access to contact the Gallery, including those with limited mobility, vision or hearing impairment or intellectual disabilities, and community groups working with children with specific needs.

All materials and instructions are provided.

Image: Scarlett Li My mum and me (detail) Young Archie 2019 finalist

When: Wednesday 17 July 2019, 11am

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Price: Free, bookings required. Bookings and enquiries: 02 9225 1740 Or email education@ag.nsw.gov.au
Auslan interpretation and assisted access for individuals or groups with specific requirements can be requested when booking. See also: Access

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Drop in and make: Face time

What can portraits reveal? Get up close with the faces in the Archibald Prize and Young Archie competition and create your own portrait of someone you admire.

Join us any time between 11am and 3.30pm. For children with their parents or carers. All materials and instructions provided.

When: Monday to Friday 15-19 July 
Sunday 21 July 2019
11am-3.30pm

Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Price: Free, no booking required

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Tours for Tots: Patterns and lines

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5. Does your preschooler love to make art? Join us for a fun artmaking tour of the Gallery to develop their creativity and improved fine motor skills.

Age: For ages 3-5, with an adult.

When: Thursday 25, Tuesday 30 July, 2019
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration: 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Price: $30 per child (with one adult) Bookings essential Book online via qtix

Where: Art Gallery of NSW
Art Gallery Rd, Sydney NSW 2000

Parking: Meter parking: on Art Gallery Road, Mrs Macquaries Road and other streets around the Gallery.
Parking stations: there are several parking stations near the Gallery, the closest is the Domain Car Park

Nearest Food and coffee: CHISWICK at the Gallery

Centennial Park - Cycling Family Day, 10am - 4pm, Free, Kids: All Ages

Centennial Park - Cycling Family Day, 10am - 4pm, Free, Kids: All Ages

Centennial Park - July School Holidays 2019, From: Free , Kids: All Ages

Centennial Park - July School Holidays 2019, From: Free , Kids: All Ages