CAIRNS MUSEUM HOLIDAY PROGRAMS

school holiday program tile with knitting yarn and chopsticks, boy looking through telescope

WINTER SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM 2024

Embark on a journey as a Mini Museum Explorer, uncovering the past through hands-on experiences. Then, create, build, engineer and craft Joyful Structures, or Clickety Clack your way to knitting a scarf with chopsticks!
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handmade postcards on background of vintage stamps

EASTER SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM 2024

Step into a world of imagination and history at Cairns Museum. Delve into the charm of Snail Mail and then embark on a journey as a Mini Museum Explorer.
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Vintage Christmas diorama Paper Doll Scene

CHRISTMAS SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM 2023

Need plans for the Christmas break? Bring the kids down to the Cairns Museum! Book ahead for our festive workshops.
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Handmade paper flowers, including roses and daisies, in red, yellow and pink

SPRING SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM 2023

Craft, explore & create in Cairns Museum's Spring holiday program. Design stamps or make your own paper flowers. Join us for enriching fun!
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Checked pattern in blue and magenta creating an optical illusion

WINTER SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM 2023

Winter holiday fun awaits! Create optical illusions, craft treasures, celebrate NAIDOC Week, and more. Join us, be amazed!
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EASTER SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM 2023

Join us for the Easter School Holiday Program. Enjoy Easter crafts like basket weaving and colouring-in-competition, plus make your own Hologram-Viewer from old plastic containers.
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Child holding paint and laughing

SUMMER SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM 2022/23

Get ready for Christmas and the New Year by creating decorations and party poppers out of recycled materials while learning about plastic waste!
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SPRING SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM 2022

Spring has sprung! Entertain the kids these school holidays at the Cairns Museum! Book early for our Diamond-inspired artworks workshop inspired by our temporary exhibition, 1x4: One Object / Four Stories, or build your own paper museum in our Craft your own museum workshop.
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Cairns Museum Winter School Holiday Program 2022-Cairns on a Canvas

WINTER SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM 2022

Needing plans for these winter school holidays? Bring the kids down to the Cairns Museum! Book early for our Cairns on a Canvas workshop inspired by our temporary exhibition, Sihot'e Nioge; When Skirts Become Artworks, or celebrate NAIDOC Week with our cultural workshop – Get up! Stand up! Show up!
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EASTER SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM 2022

Keep the kids busy these Easter school holidays with the Cairns Museum school holiday program. Book early for our Easter craft or hands-on science workshop.
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