TMAG Children’s Festival

12 – 17 April 2019

Children's Festival 2018The TMAG Children’s Festival returns to the museum in 2019 for another week of fun during the April school holidays.

Presented over six days, this year's Festival theme is EARTHTIME! and will feature a range of free special events, displays, programs and activities for children of all ages.

Supported by

Children's Reference Panel Press Club

Members of TMAG's Children's Reference Panel were on the ground at the TMAG Children's Festival 2018 to report on the events and activities that took place over the festival's six days.

Read their responses to the festival here.

School Banners

Be part of the 2019 TMAG Children's Festival by creating a banner artwork with your school group.

This year's Festival theme is 'EarthTime!'. Banners will be displayed on TMAG's outdoor railings during the festival, Friday, 12 April to Wednesday, 17 April 2019.

TMAG will deliver a large banner and paints to participating schools to create an artwork based on the 'EarthTime!' theme.

Banners need to be completed by 1 April. Banners are limited to one per school and will be allocated on a first come first served basis, so be quick!

To apply for a banner and for more information, download the form here and send it back to TMAG soon!

You'll be able to check the banners out along Macquarie Street and Dunn Place fence lines when you visit from Friday, 12 to Wednesday, 17 April.

Highlights from the 2017 TMAG Children's Festival

Children's Festival

Children's Festival

Children's Festival

Children's Festival

Children's Festival

Children's Festival

Children's Festival

Highlights from the 2016 TMAG Children's Festival

Children's Festival 1

Children's Festival 2

Children's Festival 3

Children's festival 4

Children's Festival 5

Children's Festival 6

Images by Sarah Foley