We’re BA-ACK in-house at Regatta Point!

We’re happy to announce that Little Griffins is going back in-house to the National Capital Exhibition (NCE) from April 2021. Catch up on previous online programs below as well!

Little Griffins mixes in a whole lot of fun for under 5 year olds with the design and building of Canberra, guiding participants to design and create just like the designers of our capital, Walter and Marion Griffin. Join us for singing, creative activities, and DUPLO™ fun for the whole family! 

Little Griffins is FREE and held on the last Friday of each month. Come in to the NCE for a great hour of learning through play and music in a COVID safe environment. The next one is scheduled for:

Time:    10.00am  – 11.00am
Date:     Friday 28 May 2021
Where:  National Capital Exhibition, Regatta Point, Parkes

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At the start of COVID in 2020, the monthly program went online. You can watch and enjoy our previous online programs below, and download the activity instructions and songs as well.

Previous online programs

Little Griffins - Blundells Cottage

Join us at Little Griffins as we explore Blundells Cottage. We will learn about some of the families who lived there and how life was different in the past. 

PDF icon Little Griffins_Blundells Cottage_Instructions_FA.pdf

PDF icon Little Griffins_Blundells Cottage_Songs_FA.pdf

Little Griffins - Marion's Birthday

Join us at Little Griffins as we celebrate the birthday of Marion Mahony Griffin, one of the designers of Canberra.

PDF icon Little Griffins_Marions Birthday_Instructions_FA.pdf

PDF icon Little Griffins_Marions Birthday_Songs_FA.pdf

Little Griffins - International Flag Display

Learn about the International Flag Display at Commonwealth Place.

PDF icon Little Griffins_International Flag Display_ instructions_FA

PDF icon Little Griffins_International Flag Display_songs.pdf

Little Griffins - Picnic at Commonwealth Park

Make your own picnic to play with your family and friends, or enjoy a lovely day out at Commonwealth Park.

PDF icon Little Griffins Picnic at Commonwealth Park Instructions.pdf

PDF icon Little Griffins Picnic at Commonwealth Park Songs.pdf

Little Griffins - Roses of Old Parliament House Gardens

Be inspired by the Old Parliament House Gardens and learn how to make your own garden full of roses. 

PDF icon Little Griffins_Roses of OPH Gardens_Instructions.pdf

PDF icon Little Griffins_Roses of OPH Gardens_Songs.pdf

Little Griffins - Swans of Lake Burley Griffin 

For the month of September we are learning how to make our own handprint swan, just like the ones on Lake Burley Griffin.

PDF icon Little Griffins Swans of Lake Burley Griffin Instructions.pdf

PDF icon Little Griffins Swans of Lake Burley Griffin Song.pdf

Little Griffins - Boats and Bikes

For the month of August we are learning about riding bikes & boating in our Nation’s Capital.

PDF icon Little Griffins Bikes And Boats Instructions.pdf

PDF icon Little Griffins Bikes And Boats Songs.pdf

Little Griffins - Bogong Moths

For the month of July we are learning about the Bogong Moth. Native to Australia the Bogong Moth holds spiritual and ceremonial significance to Traditional Custodians.

PDF icon Little Griffins Bogong Moths Instructions.pdf

PDF icon Little Griffins Bogong Moths Songs.pdf

Little Griffins - Bridges of Lake Burley Griffin

Learn about Canberra's iconic bridges over Lake Burley Griffin.

PDF icon Lake Burley Griffin Bridges_Instructions.pdf

PDF icon Lake Burley Griffin Bridges_Songs.pdf

Little Griffins - Canberra trees  

We are looking at Canberra’s lovely trees and all the wonderful coloured leaves.

PDF icon Little Griffins Canberra Trees Instructions.pdf

PDF icon Little Griffins Canberra Trees Songs.pdf

PDF icon Little Griffins Canberra Trees Weston Moustache.pdf

Little Griffins - Happy 50th Birthday to the National Carillon

We say Happy 50th Birthday to the National Carillon with songs, craft and DuploTM construction fun.

PDF icon Little Griffins Carillon Bells Instructions.pdf

PDF icon Little Griffins Carillon Song.pdf