School Holiday Program

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Please note the School Holiday Program for January 2020 is now fully booked. We apologise for any inconvenience. For information about the next holiday program, please watch our Facebook page for updates. 

QVMAG School Holiday programs are available for children aged 5 to 12 years and run according to the Tasmanian School Holiday schedule. To book, complete the Booking Form and email our Bookings Team. Payment is required at time of booking and is non-refundable. 

The next exciting QVMAG School Holiday Program runs throughout January 2020.

Come along to one session or book in for the whole program!

Tuesday 14 January: Secret life of birds BOOKED OUT
Discover the secret life of birds' nest and eggs, including making your own nest to take home. 

Wednesday 15 January: Space explorers BOOKED OUT
Blast into space with a planetarium show then make moon rovers, space landers and more. 

Thursday 16 January: Olden day toys BOOKED OUT
Discover the toys in our museum and make your own 'olden day' toys to take home. 

Tuesday 21 January: Working with nature BOOKED OUT
Create art or jewellery from cultural resources. 

Wednesday 22 January: Junk Sculpture BOOKED OUT
Release your inner artist and create your own Junk Sculpture. 

Wednesday 29 January: Water bugs and insects BOOKED OUT
Explore the incredible world of water bugs and make your own insect to take home.


To book, please download booking form(PDF, 338KB) and email your completed form to or post/deliver to: Bookings Officer, Queen Victoria Museum @ Invermay Road, Launceston, 7248. Payment is required at the time of booking and is non-refundable.

Please note - no bookings will be processed between Christmas Day and New Years' Day (inclusive). 

Children need to bring their own drink and food (no nuts please) for the snack break.  

Participants must be dropped off and signed in no more than ten minutes before the session begins. They must be collected within ten minutes of the session end.

Please call 03 6323 3798 or email with any queries. 

QVMAG Friends receive a 10% discount to program fee (family memberships). For more information on becoming a Friends member call 03 6323 3761. QVMAG Friends office hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10am to 4pm.