Paper Plate Koala Craft For Kids [Free Template]

When you think of Australian animals, what’s one of the top animals that comes to mind?

For us, it’s koalas and kangaroo, which is exactly why we’re sharing this paper plate koala craft for kids!


– Paper Plates – Paint – Paintbrush – Colored cardstock or construction paper – Scissors – Pencil – Glue – Tape (optional) – Koala template

Download the koala template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.

Begin by painting the paper plate in a thin coat of gray paint. Let dry completely before moving on.

Place the koala head template on the dry paper plate, trace, and cut out.

Glue the koala’s eyes slightly above the center line of the head.

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