Pom Pom Puppets

Pom Pom Puppets 

Saunter in to the Museum of the Riverina these summer holidays to make your own pom-pom Emu puppet and come on a journey through the exhibition - The Sauntering Emu and Other stories: Life with the Birds of the Riverina.

Take inspiration from the farming history of the region and the words of renowned writer and poet Dame Mary Gilmore, as we make our own puppets on the verandah. For children aged 5- 12 yrs old accompanied by an adult/carer

'There slashed the whipping plover's wing, And there the mopoke haunted low, Át dawn the sauntering emu stooped, And drank unhindered long ago...' - Dame Mary Gilmore

Suitable for children aged 5 - 14 accompanied by an adult.

When: Tuesday 19 and Thursday 21 January, 10:30 - 12:30am and 2 - 4pm

Where: Museum of the Riverina, Botanic Gardens site, Lord Baden Powell Drive

Cost: $5 per child.

Bookings are essential: Call 6926 9655 or use the form below.