Due to the evolving Coronavirus (COVID-19) information and advice, the Gallery has suspended all its face to face education programs until further notice.


Calling all young photographers!

Wollongong Art Gallery’s Photography Competition, Your Everyday Life is open to both primary and secondary students who attend schools within the Illawarra region.

Your Everyday Life is the theme for this competition. We are looking for original, thought provoking photography. We love seeing striking imagery that excels at storytelling and allows us to see ‘your everyday life’ in photographic format.
Winners and prizes will be announced on Monday 21st September.  See Terms and Conditions pdf for full details of entry.  
Terms and Conditions on entry to Your Everyday Life Photography competition.pdf

To Enter go to:


School Holiday Workshops

Online Pop Art workshop with Skye Zaracostas
Online Cute Koalas workshop with Skye Zaracostas
Online Jenny Orchard Collages with Tammie Castles
Online Frank Nowlan Sheds with Skye Zaracostas
Online Cardboard Picasso Faces workshop with Tammie Castles
Online Rosie Deacon Masks workshop with Skye Zaracostas

Wollongong Art Gallery provides workshops and activities for children aged 5 - 14 years during school holidays in January, July and October. Artist-run activities include experimentation and investigation of various media in a casual and fun environment.  

These workshops change regularly and sell out quickly, so book online early.​

All Gallery school holiday bookings will be processed through Eventbrite. If you have any problems using Eventbrite, please contact either Julie Danilov​​​ (02) 4227 8506 or Joanne Duncan on (02) 4227 8502.

Terms & Conditions - School Holiday Workshops Program​.pdf

​​​ART SMART - Aft​​​er​​ School Art Program

TERMS AND CONDITIONS - Art Smart Program.pdf
2020 Art Smart Program.pdf

ART SMART is an introductory course for primary school children who want to improve their artistic skills through a range of fun and stimulating exercises.  ART SMART nurtures the exploration of individual creativity and expression through structured lesson plans outside the classroom context.  All lessons are taught by our specialist primary school art teacher. 
Online Lesson 1 - Term 2 Art Smart "Beneath the Surface with Jean-Michel Basquiat"
Online Lesson 2 - Term 2 Art Smart "Landscape Painting & Alfred Coffey"
Online Lesson 3 - Term 2 Art Smart "Beneath the Surface with André Derain"
Online Lesson 4 - Term 2 Art Smart "Beneath the Surface with Pablo Picasso"
Online Lesson 1 - Term 3 Art Smart "Beneath the Surface with John Coburn"
Online Lesson 2 - Term 3 Art Smart "Where we are in place and time with Eugene von Guerard"
Online Lesson 3 - Term 3 Art Smart "Who we are with Howard Arkley


​​A free fun tour through the Gallery designed for 3 - 5 year olds. Children will explore art works through story-telling, art making, songs and games with the Junior Art Trail team. The trail will end with a tea party in the Gallery’s toy kitchen, a chance for the children to play, interact and re-​fuel.

When: Second Friday of every month, 10.00am-10.45am
Dates:  11 September, 9 october, 13 November & 11 December 2020
​Bookings essential: places limited to 12 children aged 3 - 5 years and their carers.
Morning Tea: 10.45am-11.15am. This is not provided - please bring your own packed morning tea to have in the Gallery at the end of the tour.  

Halinka Orszulok Black Bobs Creek - Junior Art Trail Story Tiles.pdf
Pamela Griffith Giant Lily - Junior Art Trail Story Tiles.pdf
Pamela Griffith - Fun at Fairy Meadow - Junior Art Trail Story Tiles.pdf

​​​The junior Art Trail Program is rotated in conjunction with the Gallery's exhibition program.