The inaugural Art on the Grounds

Experience the creativity and passion of our student-artists.

As CGGS heads into the final school term of 2023, the Art on the Grounds event is an opportunity to celebrate our collective achievements in 2023, a return to warmer weather and the enduring creative spirit of the CGGS community. Experience the talent of our Junior School students’ in a gallery-style format at twilight on Friday 13 October, or after casting your vote at our referendum polling station on Saturday 14 October and enjoy:

  • A delicious pizza dinner from Alex the Pizza Guy (Friday only, pre-order now).
  • An open-air movie theatre on the oval, featuring a fan-voted film the whole family can enjoy (additional purchase).
  • The sweet smells of spring, at our annual Grammarian Plant Stall.
  • A collection of exciting market stalls and a BBQ, thanks to the P&F Association.
  • An opportunity to purchase our student’s magnificent artwork.
  • Live performance works from our dance, drama and music students.

Key details

Where: Canberra Girls Grammar Junior School, Grey Street, Deakin ACT
When: Friday 13 October 4.30–9pm, Saturday 14 October 10am–2pm
Tickets: admission to Art on the Grounds is free. Add-on purchases to your ticket fare include the open-air movie theatre and pizza.

Call for volunteers

We are seeking volunteers for several of the stalls at Art on the Grounds. If you have an hour to spare, please sign-up.