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There are no bookings for FREE workshops.

To ensure participation, please arrive early as places are limited.

Self Portrait by Words and Numbers

Time: 1:30pm | Ages 4-12 | Price: $10| Duration: 45 mins

Location: Kids Studio

How can you express yourself if you only have words and numbers to show it? In this workshop, learn about the iconic female artists, Rosalie Gascoigne and Frida Kahlo.  Be transported to their creative practices and get to express your own self in a new and interesting way. Children get to create a self-portrait inspired by these great artists. Words and Numbers were never so much fun.

Bubs + Music


Time: 10:15am | Age: 12 months - 2 years old |
Duration: 45 mins | Price: $12 | Location: Artist Studio

Introduce your children to the wonderful world of music, this workshop is designed to encourage the very young to the playful world of music making, dancing and singing.

Places limited to one parent/carer and a child.  Babes in arms policy does not apply.

Bubs + Art


Time: 10:15am | Age: 12 months - 2 years old |
Duration: 45 mins | Price: $12 | Location: Kids Studio 

Introduce your children to the wonderful magical art world. Children are encouraged to play with materials and mediums to express their imagination.

Places limited to one parent/carer and a child.  Babes in arms policy does not apply.

Dr Hubble's Bubbles

Time: 12pm | Age: 4 - 12 years old |
Duration: 30 mins | Price: $10 | Location: Theatre 

Join Dr Hubble and explore the basics of bubbles. You will learn some secrets that will help you blow beautiful bubbles every time. All you need is your hands and your breath.

Trace of Magic

Time: 12pm | Age: 6 - 12 years old |

Duration: 60 mins | Price: $20 | Location: Artist Studio

The kids Magic Workshop is designed to be fun, interactive and educational. The workshop will teach each participant simple and effective magic tricks.

There is no large apparatus to buy – this magic is taught using common, everyday articles such as: coins, straws, cups, rope, balls, normal decks of cards, etc.

Art of Surprise

Time: 10am, 11:15am, 12:15pm, 1:30pm, 3pm  | Ages 4-12 | Duration: 45min | Price: FREE | Location: Performance Space

Liam Benson: Children and families will be able to draw with light using light reflective materials in an accumulative collaborative installation.

Jeff McCann: Get crafty and create fruity necklaces from re purposed materials. This workshop is a fun way of taking old cardboard boxes and transforming them into bright and colourful wearable pieces of art.

Places are limited per session.

Colour Connect Create

Time: 10am - 4pm | Age: 2-5 years old | Price: FREE|

Location: Upper Turbine Gallery

Featuring 4 connected zones of creative encounters! Slotting, folding, colouring, animation, masks, 3D shapes… and much much more. 

Bush Tucker

Time: 11am | Age: 4+ | Price: FREE |
Location: Outdoors |Ampitheatre

Terry Lennis is a Darug, Darawahl man of the land and river. He is a respected horticulturalist and has been leading bush tucker programs across Sydney.


At the WOW Festival, he will share his knowledge and passion for native plants through a talk and workshop. Terry will guide a hands-on workshop about planting, how to use the plants and why. 


Let’s get started - Terry Lennis


Bush Tucker+Workshop is made possible through Interlink Roads

Printing Plants

Time: 11am and 1:30pm | Age: 4+ | Price: FREE |
Location: Outdoors | Garden

Lead by Diego Bonetto, participants will gather several available species during an informative walking tour, that will then be processed and printed using a combination of ink and natural sap.