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Every school holidays, we host full-day workshops for kids to learn creative skills. Aimed at kids aged 8-14, courses include photography, animation, print-making and videography. Kids get hands-on training and learn real skills, and spend the day in and around the museum, or, sometimes, Cockatoo Island!

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Photo Story: Cockatoo Island 

One Day Workshop

Ferry out to the spectacular shipyards of Cockatoo Island for an adventurous photography workshop. 

Build skills using digital SLR cameras and learn photo editing techniques. Then, have your photos featured in a special exhibition at the museum.

This course is held in partnership with the Sydney Harbour Federation Trust, and is suitable to all levels of experience. 

Date: Wednesday 3 October or Monday 8 October 2018
Times: 10am-4.30pm
Ages: 8-14 years
Materials: All workshop materials supplied.
Cost: $90 / $80 members. Bookings essential.

General information

  • Arrive in the museum foyer for registration 5–10 minutes prior to the program.

  • Parents/carers will be required to sign permission forms on the day.

  • Participants are fully supervised for this program.

  • Participants should bring their own lunch/snacks.

  • All equipment for the workshop is provided.

  • Wear suitable clothing, sturdy shoes and sun protection for outdoors

  • Our Plan Your Visit page has everything you need to know about a trip to the museum.