Spot On Children’s Festival 2022


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It’s Spot On Children’s Festival 10th Birthday and Riverside is getting ready to party! Book your spot in the celebrations TODAY… you won’t want to miss out!

Running over five jam-packed days in September and October, this year’s festival features a fun-filled line-up of theatre, musical performances, physical comedy and circus acts, all guaranteed to keep your children entertained throughout the school holidays.

To help us in our birthday celebrations we have invited our friends at Playgroup NSW, who will transform the Riverside Courtyard into the PlayYard for Playgroup workshops and other playful experiences designed to engage your children and help them explore possibilities through play!

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT ON SALE NOW UNTIL Friday 22 July at 11:59pm


  • Holiday Island

    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing SystemRelaxed Performance
    27 Sep - 28 Sep 2022
    Lennox Theatre
    A clown yearns for a summer getaway, so she decides to create it herself at Riverside Theatres. With nine colourful suitcases in tow, she builds an imaginary world of play, relaxation and togetherness: Holiday Island.
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    Holiday Island

    27 Sep - 28 Sep 2022
    Lennox Theatre
    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing SystemRelaxed Performance
    A clown yearns for a summer getaway, so she decides to create it herself at Riverside Theatres. With nine colourful suitcases in tow, she builds an imaginary world of play, relaxation and togetherness: Holiday Island.
  • The Gruffalo

    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    27 Sep - 28 Sep 2022
    Riverside Theatre
    After sell-out seasons across the world, including London’s West End & Broadway, The Gruffalo returns to Riverside in the September school holidays!
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    The Gruffalo

    27 Sep - 28 Sep 2022
    Riverside Theatre
    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    After sell-out seasons across the world, including London’s West End & Broadway, The Gruffalo returns to Riverside in the September school holidays!
  • Urza and the Song in the Dark

    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    29 Sep 2022
    Lennox Theatre
    Combining stunning shadow puppetry and live music, Urza and the Song in the Dark is an epic adventure deep into an underground wonderland, and back!
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    Urza and the Song in the Dark

    29 Sep 2022
    Lennox Theatre
    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    Combining stunning shadow puppetry and live music, Urza and the Song in the Dark is an epic adventure deep into an underground wonderland, and back!
  • A Big Animal Adventure

    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    29 Sep 2022
    Riverside Theatre
    The Nannas and The Poppas first ever tour, A Big Animal Adventure, invites the kids to join the cast as they go looking for their lost pet elephant  – elephants can be very tricky to find. Along the way they fly like birds, roar like tigers, swing like monkeys, chomp like friendly alligators  and they even learn how to super bunny hop!
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    A Big Animal Adventure

    29 Sep 2022
    Riverside Theatre
    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    The Nannas and The Poppas first ever tour, A Big Animal Adventure, invites the kids to join the cast as they go looking for their lost pet elephant  – elephants can be very tricky to find. Along the way they fly like birds, roar like tigers, swing like monkeys, chomp like friendly alligators  and they even learn how to super bunny hop!
  • ROFL
    (Rolling On The Floor Laughing)

    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    30 Sep - 01 Oct 2022
    Riverside Theatre
    Hilarious, ridiculous fun for your kids that will have the whole family in stitches.
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    ROFL
    (Rolling On The Floor Laughing)

    30 Sep - 01 Oct 2022
    Riverside Theatre
    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    Hilarious, ridiculous fun for your kids that will have the whole family in stitches.
  • A Bee Story

    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing SystemRelaxed Performance
    30 Sep - 01 Oct 2022
    Lennox Theatre
    It's a sticky situation. Queen Bee & Worker Bee need to work together to rebuild their hive, but things never quite go to plan…
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    A Bee Story

    30 Sep - 01 Oct 2022
    Lennox Theatre
    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing SystemRelaxed Performance
    It's a sticky situation. Queen Bee & Worker Bee need to work together to rebuild their hive, but things never quite go to plan…