Book Online


  • Saturday 29th June - Sunday 14th July
  • 10:00am pm - 3:00pm
  • At Museum of the Goldfields 17 Hannan St, Kalgoorlie WA 6430, Australia
  • Free

Immerse yourself in literacy and arts these school holidays. 

Explore the vibrant landscapes, flora, fauna, and languages of the Goldfields with a free trail and activities.


Inspired by the book 'How the Birds Got Their Colours' told by Mary Albert and compiled by Lofts Pamela, follow the birds and other animals around the Museum's garden and find out how they got their colours.


  • Weaving 
    Embark on a colourful journey of collaboration with our interactive weaving activity! With the existing frame, children join forces to weave their unique patterns together, creating a masterpiece that's a true celebration of teamwork and creativity.
  • Quiet Corner 
    Step into our quiet corner designed just for you, where you can relax with your favourite books in our cozy reading nook, and embark on exciting adventures with jigsaw puzzles.
  • Karlkurla Landscape
    Bring the Goldfields landscape to life! Decorate  bush leaves and animals and add to our collaborative artwork. 
  • Nullarbor beads
    Let your creativity shine! Use Posca markers to add vibrant colours to Nullarbor beads, then turn them into stylish necklaces or bracelets.
  • Tiddalick the Frog
    Get ready to bring a cheeky Tiddalick to life. Create your very own version of this mischievous frog and let your imagination run wild!
  • Colouring Adventure
    Unwind and relax as you dive into our colouring activity - where every page is an creative masterpiece.
  • Giant outdoor board game – Lirru & Karlkurla
    Climb the Silky Pear to victory and avoid slippery surprises in our exciting Lirru and Karlkurla game. Every roll brings a new adventure for kids to conquer!

2024-06-29 10:00:00
2024-07-14 15:00:00