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Growley and the Twitching Tail

$495 ex GST

75 minutes

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Workshop Details

Welcome to Growley and the Twitching Tail

Join Beyond the Beanstalk's enchanting Growley and the Twitching Tail Workshop, where children aged 2-5 and 5-12 will embark on an interactive puppetry adventure.

Designed to captivate young minds, this workshop blends the magic of storytelling with the creative world of puppetry. Perfectly aligned with the EYLF, MTOP, and the Australian Curriculum, our programme offers an enriching educational experience for teachers and early childhood educators.

Can You Solve the Mystery?

Interactive Storytelling:

Engaging Storytime: Children will delve into the captivating story of Growley and the Twitching Tail, discovering clues and solving mysteries along the way.

Meet Growley: Encounter our larger-than-life chimera cat puppet, Growley, who brings the story to life with his whimsical charm.

Hands-On Puppetry:

Create Your Own Puppet: Every child will have the chance to craft their very own Growley or Gwen cat finger puppet, exploring concepts of engineering and art.

Puppetry Techniques: Learn various puppetry methods and styles, using Beyond the Beanstalk's puppet theatres and equipment to experiment and play.

STEAM Focus:

Engineering and Art: This STEAM activity integrates science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics, fostering critical thinking and creativity.

Interactive Theatre Circuit: Children will rotate through our interactive puppetry workshop, trying out different puppet show ideas and finding their favourite style.

Educational Integration

Our Growley and the Twitching Tail Workshop is meticulously designed to support the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF), My Time, Our Place (MTOP), and the Australian Curriculum. This ensures a comprehensive educational approach that nurtures imagination, problem-solving, and artistic expression.

Workshop Inclusions:

  • 1 x Workshop (approximately 75 minutes)

  • 1 x STEM Presenter

  • Take home STEM project

  • Resources for up to 30 children, contact us about additional pricing for larger groups

  • 1 x Risk Assessment

  • 1 x PDF Educator Resource (includes Snapshot of workshop, Analysis of Learning, Follow on activity ideas and links to EYLF or MTOP, Australian Curriculum and the NQF)

Workshop Requirements

  • Access to an electrical power outlet

  • Access to tables and chairs

  • Chair for presenter


Suitable for ages:

This workshop is suitable for 2-5 years and 5-12 years.

Why Choose Beyond the Beanstalk?


Expert Guidance:

Benefit from our 20 years of experience in delivering exceptional educational programmes.

Hands-On Exploration:

Our workshops offer engaging, hands-on activities that foster STEM learning in a fun and interactive way.


Comprehensive Support:

​Educators receive all necessary resources and support to facilitate learning and ensure a seamless workshop experience.

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