Children & Family Programs

The Newcastle Art Gallery  has a range of accessible and hands-on activities for all the family to enjoy. There is something for all ages, and our events are either low cost or completely free. Read on to find out more about our Children & Family Programs.

Art Cart at Home

Art Cart from home is our new online program for all the family to enjoy! Get inspired and join us each weekend as we interact with a different work of art.

Make a Print with Bree Rooney

Meet local artist Bree Rooney to discover how you can create your own prints using a printing plate from cardboard and texta!

Draw your Pet with Michael Bell

Meet local artist and KILGOUR PRIZE 2020 winner Michael Bell for a workshop on pet portraiture! Plus meet Michael’s pet dog Larry!

Children's Art Trails

Our Art Trails are a great way to entertain children in the Gallery, offering questions, puzzles, clues and quirky pieces of information.