Book online (links below)
Main entry, Swanston St
During Children's Week, discover what is important about where you live in our free creative arts workshops for children aged five to eight, and nine to 12.
Children's Week workshop with Trace Balla
Trace Balla is the author and illustrator of Rivertime. Trace lives in central Victoria, and is an illustrator, community artist, art therapist, animator, and writer of songs and stories.
- Book online for ages 5–8, Saturday 18 October, 10am–12pm
- Book online for ages 9–12, Saturday 18 October, 1–3pm
Children's Week workshop with Kylie Dunstan
Kylie Dunstan is an award-winning author and illustrator of children’s picture books. Her first book, Collecting colour, won the CBCA Picture Book of the Year in 2009. She has since written and illustrated four more books and is working on her sixth.
- Book online for ages 5–8, Saturday 25 October, 10am–12pm
- Book online for ages 9–12, Saturday 25 October, 1–3pm
Children's Week is an annual event held during the fourth week in October. Celebrating the right of children to enjoy childhood, it is also a time for youngsters to discover and demonstrate their talents, skills and abilities.
These Children’s Week events are presented in partnership with the Victorian Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.