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SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

STORYFEST 2019

Eye spy art adventures for wee ones — little bushrangers

15th April 2019

Join us for a fun adventure through the Gallery, and celebrate Sidney Nolan’s Ned Kelly series...

Zine Workshop @ Geelong Gallery

16th April 2019

Celebrate Storyfest 2019 at Geelong Gallery and learn comic and zine making techniques in a 3 hour c...

Eye spy art adventures — bushrangers

17th April 2019

  Join us for a fun adventure through the Gallery, and celebrate Sidney Nolan’s Ned Kell...

Geelong Jazz Soirees

24th March 2019

'Afternoons with Victoria's finest Jazz and Blues Musicians at Geelong's Black Hatt.' For this firs...

2019 STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® Australian Champions Trophy

27th April 2019

On 27th April 2019 Geelong’s Steampacket Gardens on the picturesque foreshore will host Austra...

Open House - Wonder Yoga

23rd Mar. - 24th Mar. 2019

Wonder Yoga is turning one. To celebrate we're holding an Open House Weekend on March 23 and 24 whic...

THE GRUFFALO

6th Apr. (2 sessions)

Geelong Performing Arts Centre's 2019 Love Central Geelong Family Magic Presents THE GRUFFALO A ...

BABY TIME - Geelong Library & Heritage Centre

9th Apr. - 17th Apr. 2019 (4 sessions)

Join us for a fun filled session of songs and rhymes for babies.  Bookings: Not required Cost...

TODDLER TIME

7th April 2019

Dance, sing and read along with your child at our action packed Toddler Time program. No booking re...

Monster Madness

11th Apr. - 14th Apr. 2019 (2 sessions)

Enjoy the antics of mischievous monsters in our favourite monster stories, and then use your imagina...

Printmaking

13th April 2019

Get messy with paint, printing and stamping using common objects to create your very own masterpiece...

Paper Crowns

8th Apr. - 16th Apr. 2019 (2 sessions)

Colour, cut, fold and stick constructed paper to create your own magical crown to take home. Ages 5+...

Crazy for Colour

12th April 2019

Brighten your day with colourful tales and creative craft activities. Ages 5+ For bookings visit ht...

The Day The Crayons Quit

18th April 2019

Today is the Day the Crayons Quit and seek adventure. Join us for a special session of stories and d...

Collage Creations

9th April 2019

Awaken your creativity in this ripping, snipping, assembling and pasting mixed-media collage worksho...

Rainbow Light Catchers

17th April 2019

Take inspiration from traditional stained glass windows to make your own multi-coloured light catche...

Silent Disco

9th April 2019

Bust out your best dance moves at our Silent Disco, experiment with Green Screen technology, and exp...

Music Mixer

11th April 2019

Ever dreamed of making your own music? Let us show you how to create sophisticated digital tracks in...

Mosaic Mandalas - Booked Out

15th April 2019

Using simple mandala designs learn how to construct a mosaic inspired mandala to decorate your own s...

Food Truck Friday

1st Mar. - 1st Nov. 2019 (9 sessions)

Food Truck Friday is held on the first Friday of every month (excluding Dec and Jan). The line up of...

Sidney Nolan’s Ned Kelly series

2nd Mar. - 26th May. 2019

A National Gallery of Australia exhibition For the first time in 15 years, the National Gallery of A...

Over 50’s Mornings

5th Feb. - 26th Mar. 2019 (8 sessions)

Bring some of your 'over 50s friends' and enjoy a series of free entertainment on Tuesday mornings d...

DROP IN SCHOOL HOLIDAYS ACTIVITIES: WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 54

8th Apr. - 10th Apr. 2019

Create your own fauna-inspired prints and 3D animals from recycled objects and upcycled materials. ...

The Game Masters

16th April 2019

Do you love retro games like Mario and Donkey Kong? Not a coder? Don’t worry - it’s all ...

Lyrical Whorls

10th April 2019

Everyone’s fingerprints are unique. Use your unique fingerprint to create a typographic self-p...

Children's High Tea with a Disney twist!

16th April 2019

This April school holidays we will be holding a Children's High Tea, with a little bit of Disney spr...

Soy Candle Making Workshop

6th April 2019

Would you like to learn how to make your own great candles from start to finish? Join us in one of o...

Eat the Street - Melbourne Food and Wine Show

14th Mar. - 21st Mar. 2019 (2 sessions)

Take a tour into the food culture of Central Geelong's vibrant laneways, stopping at eight venues fo...

Akmal - Open for Renovations

6th April 2019

Have you always wanted a perfect body, with rock hard abbs and buns of steel without ever getting ou...

MAMA by Laura Alice.

22nd Feb. - 22nd Mar. 2019

Courthouse Youth Arts welcome back one of their all-time favourite Geelong artists, Laura Alice...

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 54

22nd Mar. - 14th Jul. 2019

The world-renowned exhibition, Wildlife Photographer of the Year 54 is opening at the National Wool ...

Wild Electro Cocktail Party

29th March 2019

Party the night away to the sound of electro beats with exclusive signature cocktails from 18th Amen...

Illustration Embroidery Workshop - Fauna & Flora

11th April 2019

Geelong based artist, Hooray Hoop leads a fascinating workshop into the intricate world of embroider...

Geelong After Dark 2019

3rd May 2019

Geelong After Dark is an artistic exploration of the heart of Geelong. Held annually, the night is a...

Life Drawing

22nd Jan. - 30th Apr. 2019 (15 sessions)

Held at Analogue Academy every Tuesday from 6 – 8pm, the untutored classes only cost $10 (cash...

Baywalk Bollards

9th Jan. - 18th Apr. 2019

Geelong is famous for it's Baywalk Bollards.  There are more than 100 of these huge painted ic...

Kidz Crafting With Us!

22nd Jan. - 23rd Apr. 2019 (4 sessions)

Market Square is your one-stop shop for all things Art and Craft and now you can enjoy free Kidz...

DROP IN SCHOOL HOLIDAYS ACTIVITIES: SAND IN THE CITY

15th Apr. - 17th Apr. 2019

Come and play with us at the beach, with sand, surf and summer inspired facilitated activities happe...

Geelong Waterfront Makers and Growers Market

7th Jan. - 1st Dec. 2019 (24 sessions)

Geelong Waterfront Makers & Growers Market is the name for the combined Waterfront Market and Ce...

Sand in the City

15th Dec. - 19th May. 2019

Calling all beachcombers! The beach comes to the National Wool Museum with Sand in the City –...

Ross Noble - Humournoid

4th April 2019

What happens when pure comedy takes human form. What happens when a creature is created and bred to...

Design Week in Geelong

14th Mar. - 24th Mar. 2019

Melbourne Design Week expands to Geelong in 2019 to showcase why the city has recently been recognis...

Stephen K Amos - The Story So Far

26th April 2019

Comedy superstar Stephen K Amos returns to Australia with a show looking back on his last 10 years. ...

Giant Sky Wheel

9th Nov. - 19th Apr. 2019

Hop on the largest travelling Ferris Wheel in the Southern Hemisphere to get a great view of the Flo...

Storyfest Writing Competition

6th Apr. - 18th Apr. 2019

New season, new stories! In the spirit of Storyfest, Courthouse Youth Arts and Central Geelong Mark...

Music Adventures of Peer Gynt

9th Apr. (2 sessions)

The Musicamaze team is back after a successful first show in 2018. This April school holidays, Kym D...

Sonic Monsters

16th Apr. - 18th Apr. 2019

Combining bespoke interactive sound technology and street art paste up aesthetic, Sonic Monsters is ...

Little Wooden Caravan

16th Apr. - 18th Apr. 2019

Step inside Jacques, a handmade 1950s wooden caravan and experience a 6 minute story with a differen...

Geelong's Best KiD Busker Competition

13th Apr. - 18th Apr. 2019 (3 sessions)

Are You Geelong’s Best KiD Busker?Geelong’s Best Kid Busker competition is coming back t...

The Ding Dongs

12th Apr. - 18th Apr. 2019 (2 sessions)

The Ding Dongs have over 15 years in comedy, cabaret and music, performing at top festivals around A...

ALI THE SHINY SPARKLY UNICORN - Author Reading

11th April 2019

Story time with author of 'Ali the Shiny Sparkly Unicorn', Ali Villani. Ali the Shiny Sparkly Unico...

Storyfest - Interactive Stories: The Little Prince

18th Apr. (2 sessions)

As part of Storyfest 2019, the classic children's tale, The Little Prince, will be brought to life i...

A Taste of Ireland

29th March 2019

After performing to thousands of audiences nation wide, The Irish Music & Dance Sensation &lsquo...

Laneway Lyrics

2nd Mar. - 30th Mar. 2019 (5 sessions)

All saturdays in March between 4pm and 6pm Cabinet Bar will be hosting an acoustic set in McLarty pl...

NBL 3x3 Pro Hustle Tour - Geelong

13th Apr. - 14th Apr. 2019

The 3x3 Pro Hustle Tour will be taking over three amazing locations this March and April, with the s...

World Poetry Day 2019

21st March 2019

Declared by UNESCO in 1999, World Poetry Day is designed to promote the reading, writing, publishing...

Cartooning for kids

13th April 2019

Love cartoons? Love your kids? Love that your kids love cartoons? Then why not let them discover a f...

A Tasting of Irish Whiskies with Gorge Camorra

27th March 2019

The term “Whiskey” comes from “Uisce Bertha” A Gaelic Term meaning The water...

CHILDREN ARE STINKY

12th Jul. (2 sessions)

Children are Stinky is an exciting award-winning children’s comedy by Circus Trick Tease. Stil...

SPOT

24th Aug. (2 sessions)

Spot is one of the most loved dogs in the world, and he’s coming to Australia! Spot and his f...

POSSUM MAGIC

5th Oct. (2 sessions)

For more than 30 years, Mem Fox’s Possum Magic has captivated and enchanted young people all o...

ANZAC Projections

24th Apr. - 28th Apr. 2019

Local artist Matt Bonner has created evocative tributes to those who served during WW1. The project...

Mother's Day Classic

12th May 2019

Register now to make Mother’s Day memorable, meaningful and a fun day with family and friends....

RSPCA Million Paws Walk

19th May 2019

The RSPCA Million Paws Walk is a fun day for all animal lovers which sees over 25,000 people will wa...

IDEAS AND WHAT TO DO WITH THEM WITH BRONTE STEAD

17th April 2019

Why, when and how do idea’s happen? What can we do with ideas? These are some of the questions...

THE NYLON ZOO

10th Apr. (6 sessions)

The Nylon Zoo is an interactive children’s experience featuring a magical giant inflatable tur...

Transformers Show and Meet/Greet - Geelong

8th April 2019

After sell out shows The Melbourne Transformers are coming to Geelong for an exciting school holiday...

Dr Seuss's The Cat in the Hat - Live on Stage

24th September 2019

THE SMASH HIT SPECTACULAR TOURING SHOW IS COMING! Two bored kids. One rainy day. And one crazy cat ...

Cinderella - CenterStage Geelong

22nd Mar. - 30th Mar. 2019

Rogers and Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA is the Tony Award-winning musical that’s delighting ...

Vegan High Tea

31st March 2019

Calling out to all our vegan customers, this high tea is just for you!All of our drinks, sweet and s...

BEBOP CIRCUS

9th April 2019

Most of us have heard the story of running away to join the circus, well now you have the chance to ...

Story Writing Workshop (8-14yrs)

9th April 2019

In the spirit of Storyfest, this workshop explores the makings of a good story. From plot, to charac...

Upcycled Book Crafts - Dr Seuss

8th April 2019

With our friends at Urban Upcycle, use ordinary, everyday objects, to create something extraordinary...

Upcycled Book Crafts - Where the Wild Things Are

15th April 2019

With our friends at Urban Upcycle, use ordinary, everyday objects, to create something extraordinary...

Nature Spirit Watercolour Workshop

10th April 2019

Learn to paint a magical creature and using fun collage techniques we wiil create costumes, wings an...

Fairy or Dragon Lantern Making

11th April 2019

Learn to papier-mache a small jar and add glitter, silhouette and pom poms to create a folk tale lan...

Create A Dreamy Whimsical Flower Crown

12th April 2019

In this ‘Meg-Fay Makes It With You’ Workshop children aged up 18 are invited to learn ho...

Kamishibai Storytelling

16th April 2019

Interactive story telling in the form of Japanese street theatre “Kamishibai”. Bookings...

Forest Yoga

18th April 2019

Tell a story through your body as you journey through an imaginary forest meeting wonderful creature...

Flash Fiction

10th April 2019

Explore some short story writing in various forms. With some tips and prompts your creativity will b...

Pet Portraits

10th April 2019

Want to capture your pet in a quirky portrait? We know you do. We'll walk you through some steps to ...

1 Page Comic

11th April 2019

Put your comic illustration and story-writing skills to the test in this one-day workshop! ...

Rainbow Mobile

11th April 2019

Are you artsy? Are you crafty? Then this is the perfect workshop for you. In the magical se...

Zine Making

12th April 2019

In the spirit of storyfest and the celebration of storytelling in Geelong, Central Geelong Marketing...

Weaving

12th April 2019

Make all your DIY dreams come true with a nifty wall hanging! Are you artsy...

Analogue Photo Walk

17th April 2019

Story-telling through the magic of photography! In the spirit of Central Ge...

Ceramic Painting

18th April 2019

Ceramic Painting Workshop for the Crafty young people of Geelong! It's Storyfes...

Enchanted Fairy Tea Party

15th Apr. - 18th Apr. 2019

Join us for afternoon tea in the Forest! Little Elves and Fairies will make wands, wonder at a bubbl...

Origami Workshop with Kiyoe

16th April 2019

  In the spirit of Storyfest and the celebtration of storytelling in Geelong, Central ...

Djembe Drumming Workshop

12th April 2019

Come along and try djembe drumming. All ages. Bookings: not required Cost: free Enquires: 5224154...

Make Your Own Paper Toy Bunny Rabbit

12th April 2019

Looking for a crafty afternoon activity for kids? With guidance from illustrator Andrew Dunn, learn ...

Imaginative Play and Story Telling Games With Mind Games

10th Apr. - 16th Apr. 2019 (5 sessions)

Join the team from Mind Games to play a selection of imaginative play and storytelling games. I...

Painting Enchanted Rocks

15th Apr. - 18th Apr. 2019

Join Geelong’s biggest rock hide and seek with GS Rocks (Facebook). Bookings: Not required C...

Hidden Reading Nooks

15th Apr. - 18th Apr. 2019

Read about Fairies, Dragons, and all things mythical in our reading nooks Bookings: Not required, h...

Pop Up Fairy Party

15th Apr. - 17th Apr. 2019 (2 sessions)

Singing – dancing – party games and fairy magic. Bookings: not required Cost: free Th...

Home Community Art Project

8th Apr. - 18th Apr. 2019 (9 sessions)

Courthouse Youth Arts Centre invites members of the local community and surrounds to participate in ...

Cut-Out Poetry

15th Apr. (2 sessions)

In the spirit of Storyfest and the celebration of storytelling in Geelong; Courthouse Youth Arts and...

Spirals of Harmony with Liz McGrath

9th Apr. - 16th Apr. 2019 (4 sessions)

Create your own ‘Harmony Spiral’ telling the story of what harmony means to you. Add you...

Augmented Reality Art with Laura Alice

8th Apr. - 15th Apr. 2019 (2 sessions)

Participants learn how to use the EyeJack app to animate their own stories. They will create an orig...

Drawn Together

21st Mar. - 17th Apr. 2019

Drawn Together” is an exciting new exhibition opening at the Renew Geelong Concept Space on Ha...

Beer 101

24th March 2019

Do you want to become a beer nerd but don’t know where to start?Do you get your ABVs mixed up ...

Beer Klub // America

7th April 2019

'MURICA! HECK YEAH! Get ready to MAKE CRAFT BEER GREAT AGAIN and dive headfirst into where the craf...

STORYTIME WITH QBD

6th Apr. - 18th Apr. 2019

Every morning we will have Storytime, we will read children's books and have fun activity sheets to ...

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