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LightPlay | Ipswich

2 August, 2021 - 31 October, 2021

EKKA Public Holiday LightPlay

Enter the dazzling world of LightPlay where children can explore their artistic potential in an interactive space created especially for them! Play with overhead projectors and illuminated light boxes and discover what happens when light is cast on different materials. Explore transparency, reflection and shadow as well as other properties of light. See the Children’s Gallery transform into a constantly evolving light scape before your very eyes!

LightPlay is a FREE exhibit that embraces the philosophies of Reggio Emilia and REmida to provide a creative environment for young children which encourages collaborative play, experimentation and discovery-based learning. Recommended for children aged 3 – 8 years however all ages are welcome.

  • Monday 2 August to Sunday 31 October 2021.
  • Weekday Session for Babies & Toddlers: 9:30am – 11am Tuesdays and Fridays (Excluding school holidays). Bookings required via EventBrite.
  • Weekday Drop-In Sessions for kids 3-8 years: 2pm-5pm (no booking necessary outside of school holidays)
  • Weekends & School Holidays – 3 sessions each day: 10am-12pm | 12.30pm-2.30pm | 3pm-5pm (bookings essential for school holidays and weekends). Book via EventBrite.


2 August, 2021
31 October, 2021
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Ipswich Art Gallery
d’Arcy Doyle Place (Nicholas Street)
Ipswich, QLD 4305 Australia
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