Get The Kids Off The Couch

Get The Kids Off The Couch

It’s challenging keeping the family entertained and inspired during lockdown, so we’ve compiled some of our favourite free kids activity videos on Stream. Discover how to bring plays to life, build robots, make puppets, dance like a ballet dancer and a whole lot more - all from the comfort of home!

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Get The Kids Off The Couch
  • House Play | Creating Your Own Play at Home

    6 videos

    House Play is a series for kids and families outlining the process of bringing a play to life at home or in school.

    Follow Ivy and Anthony as they meet experts who bring stories to life on our stages. From the playwright, actors and director to the creative team behind the lights, sound, costum...

  • How to Make a Puppet | Sweet Skills

    Learn new skills in this series of "how to" videos presented some very talented young people!

    In this episode 11 year old Maya, shows our host Curly how to make one very cool sock puppet.

  • How to build a Robot | Sweet Skills

    Learn new skills in this series of "how to" videos presented some very talented young people!

    In this episode Hayley and Emma show actress Amy Usherwood how to build a robot.

  • How to Dance Ballet | Sweet Skills

    Learn new skills in this series of "how to" videos presented some very talented young people!

    In this episode 12-year-old Nathaniel demonstrates some beginner ballet steps for our host Curly.

  • How to perform Circus Skills | Sweet Skills

    Learn new skills in this series of "how to" videos presented some very talented young people!

    In this episode 14 year old Asha shows us how to perform a range of circus skills.

  • How to do Parkour | Sweet Skills

    Learn new skills in this series of "how to" videos presented some very talented young people!

    In this episode host, Curly is shown how to do Parkour by Joe from Jump First, Ask Later.

  • Utzon's Universe: A Figure of Yourself | Episode 1

    Inspire your mini-architect with projects from ‘Utzon’s Universe’, a book of craft inspired by Sydney Opera House architect Jorn Utzon. Find the full guide on Backstage: http://bit.ly/UtzonsUniverseE01

    To get you started, we’re sharing a 5-part series of how-to videos with fun projects for kids ...

  • Utzon's Universe: A House in a Tree | Episode 2

    Inspire your mini-architect with projects from ‘Utzon’s Universe’, a book of craft inspired by Sydney Opera House architect Jorn Utzon. Find the full guide on Backstage: http://bit.ly/UtzonsUniverseE02

    To get you started, we’re sharing a 5-part series of how-to videos with fun projects for kids ...

  • Utzon's Universe: A Soft Cave | Episode 3

    In this exercise you are going to build a model of a cave without right angles - maybe inspired by Jørn Utzon's proposal for the Jorn Museum in Silkeborg. The cave can be for you or for someone you know. Find the full guide on Backstage: http://bit.ly/UtzonsUniverseE03

    Inspire your mini-architec...

  • Utzon's Universe: A Chair with Form | Episode 4

    Inspire your mini-architect with projects from ‘Utzon’s Universe’, a book of craft inspired by Sydney Opera House architect Jorn Utzon. To get you started, we’re sharing a 5-part series of how-to videos with fun projects for kids of all ages.

    Come back for Episode 5: Platform with a Room next w...

  • Utzon's Universe: A Platform with a Roof | Episode 5

    In this exercise you are going to work with a platform and shells, like Jørn Utzon did with the Sydney Opera House. Find the full guide on Backstage: http://bit.ly/UtzonsUniverseE05

    Inspire your mini-architect with projects from ‘Utzon’s Universe’, a book of craft inspired by Sydney Opera House ...

  • Angie Who: A Little Song Workshop | From Our House To Yours

    A musical experience for grown ups and their little people!

    Join singer-songwriter Angie Who on a folky, blue-grassy journey through a collection of songs-of-old and originals from her latest album I Love You The Most.

  • How to draw Possum Magic with illustrator Julie Vivas

    Ever wondered how Australia’s favourite possums were drawn? Take a look at the creative process behind the iconic characters of Hush and Grandma Poss, with the illustrator of Possum Magic, Julie Vivas.

  • Muggera Dance Party | From Our House To Yours

    Hold your very own dance party with Daz and Jax Compton, stars of the popular TV show Move it Mob Style! Big and little kids alike are invited to learn contemporary Indigenous and hip-hop infused dance moves.

  • Infusion Cast Talk: Gumboot Dancing with Lucky Lartey

    Lucky Lartey is a Sydney-based dancer and choreographer, originally from Ghana, West Africa. Lucky’s dance and choreographic works draw on a rich history of traditional rhythm and dance whilst engaging with contemporary movement practices. Join him here to learn a bit about South African gumboot ...