Australian Animal Crafts

Scroll down for some fun ideas for Australian animal crafts to do with the kids, including kangaroos, koalas and crocodiles!

Coral Reef Aquarium Craft

Coral Reef Aquarium Craft

Make this Coral Reef Aquarium Craft with your children and learn all about the coral reefs of Australia

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Crocodile Bookmark

Crocodile Bookmark

Nobody could be scared of this crocodile! Made out of craft foam, your children will be keen to get reading so that they can make use of this craft!

Crocodile Puppet

Crocodile Puppet

Here's a fearsome crocodile puppet for the kids to make and play with. It looks great but is simple and quick to make.

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Cupcake Case Collage Cockatoo

Cupcake Case Collage Cockatoo

This beautiful cockatoo collage is made simply with a few pieces of paper and some cupcake cases - but won't he look handsome on display!

Kangaroo Bag Craft

Kangaroo Bag Craft

Here's a fun kangaroo bag craft which kids can make out of felt. It's good sewing practise using simple techniques and they will be proud to show it off!

Koala Mask

Koala Mask

All children love koalas - and they will love making and dressing up in this cute koala mask!

Sam wearing his Koala Mask

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Koala Pencil Topper

Koala Pencil Topper

You never need to be too far away from a koala with our cute little koala pencil toppers! Make one for yourself and some for your friends too!

Origami Koala

Origami Koala

This very cute koala is a simple model to fold and makes a perfect project for beginners who are looking to push themselves just a little.

Paper Plate Cockatoo

Paper Plate Cockatoo

Turn a paper plate and some feathers into a beautiful cockatoo, perfect to put out on display as part of a bird or Aussie theme, or just to make because ... well, why not!

Paper Plate Wombat

Paper Plate Wombat

Kids can have some fun painting paper plates, cutting out shapes and gluing them together to make this cute paper plate wombat!

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Shark Fuse Bead Pattern

Shark Fuse Bead Pattern

I don't know what kind of shark this is exactly, but I do know that I wouldn't want to meet it when I was going for a swim!

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Toilet Roll Wombat

Here's an original way to turn a toilet roll into a wombat! It can be a little fiddly so an adult will need to help younger children, but I'm sure you'll agree that the result is worth it.

Wombat Mask Craft

Wombat Mask Craft

Kids can have fun making this simple wombat mask - and then wearing it!

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Wooden Spoon Crocodile

Wooden Spoon Crocodile

Crikey - isn't this wooden spoon crocodile gorgeous? The children will be very proud when they have put this craft idea together! He makes a great puppet, too.

Wooden Spoon Shark

Wooden Spoon Shark

This wooden spoon shark craft is original and very effective - it's sure to be a huge hit with the kids!

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