Explore Learn, Create at Warrnambool Art Gallery

Our learning service offers wonderful learning opportunities at all levels and educational needs through its incredible permanent collection and wide variety of temporary exhbitions and installations. Programs at WAG support learning across many subject areas including providing inspiration and resources for STEAM teaching. From a range of core sessions which are available to book year round to specifically designed workshops and activities based on our ever changing exhibition program, WAG is the place to bring your students to inspire, innovate and captivate. 


Gallery Kids

WAG has everything you need to inspire and entertain children and young people year round. Hands-on activities, artist led sessions and creative exploration all form part of our our offerings.

Coming up at WAG


Thursday 30 June 10.30-11.30

Workshop: Shadow Puppets. Ages 4+


Tuesday 20 September 10.30–11.30 am

Spring Holiday Workshop: Spring Nature Crowns.

Celebrate the return of Spring these school holidays at Warrnambool Art Gallery.

Taking inspiration from the elements of nature, children will create a delightful crown to wear.

Suitable for all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

bookings via  https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/spring-nature-crowns-tickets-384319178007


Friday 23 September 10.30-11.30am

Spring Holiday Workshop: Botanical hammer printing.

Capture the colour of plants in this fun and noisy printing session.

Children will learn about natural plant dyes whilst using a hammer and flowers to create unique prints.

all ages/ Children must be accompanied by an adult

bookings via https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/spring-school-holidays-botanical-hammer-...


Tuesday 27 September 2–3.30pm

Workshop: Drawing Basics.

Exploring the fundamentals of drawing and utilising a range of media, participants will be guided through a range of basic drawing techniques aimed at skill development and understanding.  

ages 8+/ children must be accompanied by an adult.


bookings via https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/spring-holiday-workshops-drawing-basics-...


HYCEL STEAM: cars that run on water

Tuesday 28 June 10.30-11.10 am

Saturday 3 September 10.30-11.10am

An introduction to hydrogen, delivered by Deakin University’s Hycel team.

ages 9+/ children must be accompanied by an adult

bookings via https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/hycel-steam-cars-that-run-on-water-ticke...


Young Entrepreneurs Market

Saturday 1 October 11am-2pm

WAG invites young creatives aged 5+ to gather, create or make products to sell in market stalls at the WAG courtyard. Book in to reserve a 1 hour timeslot in one of our stalls.

Limited market stalls, contact mnicolson [at] warrnambool [dot] vic [dot] gov [dot] au for more information


Please check Facebook or call the gallery for more information. 


For school bookings and enquiries please contact our Education Officer, Megan Nicolson on 03 5559 4949 or email mnicolson [at] warrnambool [dot] vic [dot] gov [dot] au.