Here are 10 baby platypus coloring pages that are free to download and print!
For this series, I created a range of cute baby platypus drawings, including swimming, eating, sleeping, playing tricks, and more!
These printables are great for little kids who love these fun, playful sea animals of eastern Australia.
They also make for a fantastic creative afternoon, can provide hours of coloring, and can be a simple and relaxing activity after a long day.
If you would like some tips on how to color a platypus, you can find our Baby Platypus Color Palette below the images near the bottom of the page.
However, you can express as much creative freedom as you wish when it comes to coloring! So feel free to choose any colors you would like!
Are you looking for ideas for what to do with your beautiful finished baby platypus coloring sheets? We have some nifty ones for you at the bottom of the post.
And for a more educational activity, you may love this ocean-themed I Spy free printable.
Printable Baby Platypus Coloring Page PDFs
How To Print Baby Platypus Coloring Pages
To print these adorable baby platypus coloring sheets, click on any of the below images to open the high-resolution PDF in a new tab.
Once opened, you can download or print as many as you want, free of charge.
The PDF pages are in standard US letter size but will also fit on A4 paper.
These printables are for personal, non-commercial use only.
A little sitting baby platypus with a beaver-like tail.
A baby platypus found itself a comfortable place to perch.
Two baby platypus friends play jokes on each other.
This one likes to swim deep underwater.
A baby platypus who isn’t feeling well gets its temperature checked while his jellyfish friends look after him.
These funny animal characters are very playful. Aren’t they so cute?
A young platypus ready to play in the seawater.
A yummy Asian food dish fills this young platypus up with a full tummy.
This platypus is taking a break in the sun after a long swim.
Happy little baby platypus flashing the peace sign while running through water.
Perry The Platypus, from Phineas and Ferb, is always funny. He is dashing off on his scooter.
Ideas For A Palette Of Colors For Coloring A Platypus
Here are 8 color choices for coloring a baby platypus. The first two are shades of gray and are possible colors for the bill and feet.
The following two brown colors are for the fur of the baby platypus. The feet also have some pink in them.
Sometimes, there are creamy-colored spots between the bill and the eyes.
The blue and green are for the sea and some of the Australian fauna on the land.
What To Do With Your Finished Baby Platypus Coloring Pages
Baby Platypus Hanging Mobile
Glue the coloring pages to card stock paper. Then cut out the images of the baby platypuses.
Then use a hole punch or punch hook to make a hole at the top of each animal.
Next, use some string to tie around the hole. Finally, take a string and tie each strung platypus piece to an embroidery hoop.
Hang it where your child can see their cute mobile.
Sea-Themed Wall Poster
To create a new sea-life wall art poster, get a big piece of poster board and draw the sea.
Then have your kids each draw in their own starfish or shell.
Next, take the finished printable coloring pages and glue them to card stock, then carefully cut each baby platypus.
Now have them add their own colored platypus images to finish the new wall art poster.
Baby Platypus Pencil Holders
Cut out the colored platypus images. Then use a glue stick to adhere them to clear pint-sized Mason jars to hold pencils, crayons, or markers for cute craft organization.
Don’t forget to Pin it for later!