Craft & Construction

The aim of Crafts & Construction category is to encourage children’s interests and involve their creative thinking and design skills to construct items for themselves or give away.


We would like to create an interest in the next generation around the planning and design process using the creative thinking process.


Age Group – 1 to 4 years

  • Colourful Picture painted or drawn on A4 paper of an animal
  • Playdough Animal (made from Playdough)
  • Very Hungry Caterpillar (made from egg cartons)


Age Group – 5 to 8 years & 9 to 12 years

  • Paper Mache Bowl
  • Lego Farmyard – make an old fashioned or futuristic farmyard
  • Farm Animal – made from recycled plastic bottles
  • Pet Rock Art
  • Backyard Scarecrow



Prize Money (per age group)

  • Winner $10
  • Runner Up $5



Conditions of Entry

  • Scarecrow and any props must be made from sustainable and recycled materials.
  • Scarecrows must be free-standing, with a size not exceeding 1.5m in height, and 1m in width.

Junior Craft & Construction Online Entry Form