For something a little quirky, take your kids to the Kids Session at the Newcastle International Animation Festival on
The Kids session (90 minutes in duration) features animated shorts from around the globe! There are lots of laughs and plenty of cute moments in this session for kids of all ages.
A hit with even the shortest attention spans last year, the Kids’ session is filled with bite-sized entertainment that will glue them to their seats and let their imagination run wild. You’ll travel to curious worlds with some of the cheekiest characters. Guaranteed giggles for the whole family! Newy with Kids has attended a few kids sessions and always have a great time!
Kick off the session with some face painting, enjoy live entertainment by Newcastle of Conservatorium’s Junior Vocal Ensemble the “Supertonics”, and load up with popcorn,
Tickets are $5 for kids and $10 for adults. A family pass is $25 for 2 adults and 2 kids. Tickets can be purchased through the Eventbrite website.
For adults, the three day festival from November 15 to 17 features a diverse range of styles, genres and techniques showcasing the best animated short-films from around the world!
More information about the festival can be found here Newcastle International Animation Festival website.
Started in late 2012 by a local mum, Newy with Kids has grown into a thriving go-to family guide for the Newcastle, Lake Macquarie & Hunter region. Parents visit the Newy with Kids website to find things to do with babies, kids and teens. Whether it’s local attractions, upcoming events, kids eat free, school holiday activities or birthday party ideas, Newy with Kids is the best website for local parents to find local kid-friendly activities and information 24/7.