Floriade Little Day Out

A field of red and yellow tulips with a tree in the background.
Textured divide


Kids and Families


Gorman Arts Centre


1 pm - 4 pm
Friday 7 October

Bring a picnic, bring a rug and join us for an afternoon of Springtime celebrations. The East Courtyard will host a variety of fun food vendors, roving performers and music. Pause for family-friendly activities suitable for people of all ages and abilities, and enjoy our colourful Floriade Community garden!

Take a read of our activities below:

Maramaldanha Yadharr Gurayn – Introduction to Feather Flower making workshop

Join Gamilaroi Yularoi artist Sarah Loynes, in an open feather-flower workshop shared through Gamilaroi Yularoi winangay gaay (story) and maramali (making with hands).

Our Nest

Build a giant nest in this interactive installation facilitated by two birds – Kitty Malam and Gretel Sharp. We invite kids and families to inhabit the world of the bird, helping to create a large collaborative nest using recycled and recyclable materials.

Craft Table

Paint your own spring inspired ornament or trinket to keep. Adults and kids welcome.


Purchase refreshing non-alcoholic drinks from Altina, feed the family with tasty sandwiches and snacks from Sandoochie and enjoy dessert treats from Stephanie’s Donuts.

This is a free event! However please your register attendance…

Supported by the 2022 Floriade Community Grant.