Costume and Character – A Free Family Activity

Date information22 January-26 February
11:00 am - 2:00 pm on days listed below
Location informationThe Studio (ask at Reception for directions)
Event costFree

Australian film costume designers have become household names, sought after for creating characters with bold and innovative designs.

Be inspired by Australians & Hollywood and join us to design your very own film costume. No exhibition ticket required to participate.


January: 22, 23, 26, 29, 30 – 11.00am to 2.00pm

February: 5, 12, 19, 26 – 11.00am to 2.00pm



Bookings are now essential for all ticketed events. All visitors to the NFSA are required to check in via the Check In CBR app. If you do not have a device which allows you to check in, or require assistance, please see our friendly reception staff for help. 

Mask wearing is mandatory in indoor settings in the ACT from 21 December 2021. Visitors may remove their face masks in certain situations such as in emergencies or when eating and drinking. See the ACT Government COVID-19 website for more information.

Learn more about other measures we have in place to keep you COVID-safe here.


Be rewarded for every paid screening, event or exhibition at the NFSA every time you visit. Your seventh visit is free. More details on Club NFSA at our Ticketing page.