Opening hours: Tuesday - Sunday, 11am-5pm

Watson Road

Observatory Hill (The Rocks)

School Holiday Programs NEW

School Holiday Programs NEW

Join us for some fun art-making workshops these holidays!

School Holiday Workshops January 2021

Hill & Harbour Drawing Day

Thursday 7 January  OR

Thursday 14 January

10am-3pm, Ages 7-12

Inspired by the drawings in our current exhibition First Light: The art of Peter Kingston, students will view the exhibition and then explore different drawing media whilst exploring Observatory Hill. Students will create their own mixed media drawing of the harbour to take home. (weather permitting).


Painting Sea, Sky and Light

Friday 8 January  OR

Friday 15 January

10am-3pm, Ages 7-12

Using the paintings in our current exhibition First Light: The art of Peter Kingston as a starting point, students will view the exhibition and then explore Observatory Hill and create drawings to then paint their own impression of sea, sky and light in an acrylic landscape painting on canvas. (weather permitting).


General Information

Bookings & information: 9258 0140/

Cost: $100 (includes all materials) – We accept Creative Kids vouchers now!

Classes conducted by experienced artist educators.


What to bring:

  • Covered shoes and an apron or old clothes – If you have an aprons please bring them with you otherwise please wear clothes that you don’t mind getting MESSY!!
  • Your lunch  & a drink – we will have a break in the middle of the day for ½ hour.
  • Your excitement, imagination and creativity!

We are a registered Creative Kids provider which is a great opportunity to let kids discover their passions and learn new skills. Parents of children aged 4.5 – 18 years old can apply for a voucher with a value of up to $100 per child per calendar year to put towards the cost of their child creative activities.

How you can get $100 back on your child’s booking:


Please go to Service NSW website and sign in into your account using your credentials


When booking, you will need to quote your child’s name exactly as it shown on your voucher, your child’s date of birth and 16-digit voucher