Mini Mariners - Under 5s program

Creative and educational activities for 2-5-year-olds and their parents/carers.

Mini Mariners (2-5 years and carers)

Selected Tuesdays and Saturdays during term time and school holidays. New theme every month. 

Explore the galleries, sing and dance in interactive tours with costumed guides. Enjoy creative free play, craft, games and story time in our themed activity area.

Come back throughout the year for a new theme each month! 



FEBRUARY- Terrific Transport

Toot toot, chug, chug and row, row around the museum as we explore different types of transport and how they move in special character tours for under 5s and their carers. 
Enjoy stories, sing songs and move and dance through the galleries in this fun filled learning program. Craft your own souvenir boat, hot air balloon or sailor hat to take home.  

Tuesdays 6, 13, 20, 27
Saturdays 3, 10, 17, 24 

10.30–11.15 am and 11.30–12.15 pm



MARCH- Pirates Ahoy 

Let's follow the treasure map around the museum to find the secret treasure cave. Learn how to sing, dance and scrub the deck like a pirate. Then you can decorate your own pirate hat, map or spyglass telescope to take home and enjoy some special pirate science experiments.

Tuesdays 5, 12, 19, 26
Saturdays 23, 30 

10.30–11.15 am and 11.30–12.15 pm


Ages 2–5 + carers

Child $12. Adult $8 Members FREE.
Booked playgroups welcome.
Online bookings essential