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Blast off this Spring as Science Space goes out of this World

Science Space takes you out of this World

Join us this Spring as Science Space takes you out of this atmosphere as we explore our Solar System and beyond. Take one giant step for man, as we take a giant leap for mankind. We shall be exploring and celebrating all things space-related from what it takes to be an astronaut to landing on the moon in our planetarium show Lunar Expedition.

Activities Snapshot

As well as a full program of science and planetarium shows, we shall also have the following through the holidays to keep you entertained:

  • Snap & share your selfie on our moon landscape!
  • Listen about the moon landings on our big screen (daily on a loop)
  • Find our Sporting Record Breakers silhouettes and be inspired by their amazing feats.
  • Friday 24th Sept – Science Space ‘Up Late’ with our family night supported by Inspiring Australia – ‘Out of this World’ featuring guest presenter Dr Helen Marnard-Casley, our Observatory and the Illawarra Astronomical Society.

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Show Schedule

PLANETARIUM SHOWS

11:30am – Lunar Expedition
11:50am – Moon Base One
12:25pm – Capturing the Cosmos
1:10pm – Lunar Expedition
1:45pm – Moon Base One
2:20pm – Lunar Expedition
2:55pm – Capturing the Cosmos

SCIENCE SHOWS 

11am – Bubbleology
12pm – Fly Me to the Moon
1pm – Liquid Nitrogen
2pm – Bubbleology

3pm – Fly Me to the Moon

*show tickets subject to availability – check ticketing link before planning your day to see what is available*

What are you waiting for?

Grab your tickets for these holidays…

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Sport Science School Holidays Camps for ages 6-12:

The ever-popular school holiday camps are back, this time with a sporty twist! It may be the holidays, but it doesn’t mean the learning has to stop and the best thing is you will have fun doing it at the same time! These hands-on activities will assist in developing your creativity, design and innovative skills as you learn to design, make and code. There is something to interest every child!

Book one day or the whole week! Get in quick as previous day camps have sold out.

Recommended for Year 1-6 at school

Creative Kids vouchers are accepted!

Who are these for?

  • Kids aged 6-12 years who have a love for designing, creating, exploring and inventing

What’s included?

  • An action-packed day full of creative science, technology, engineering and maths activities
  • Fully supervised meal breaks
  • Time to explore the exhibits during morning tea and lunch breaks
  • A certificate of participation

The details:

  • $100/day standard price*  (members receive 10% off/Creative Kids voucher accepted)
  • Each camp runs for a full day 9am-3pm
  • Please pack a lunch, snacks, a hat, water bottle and a jumper
  • LEGO Film making camp only – please bring a USB on the day if you would like to take a copy of your short film home.

The Schedule:

Monday 20th Sept Tuesday 21st Sept Wednesday 22nd Sept Thursday 23rd Sept Friday 24th Sept
ASTRONAUT ACADEMY LUNAR LANDERS MOON MISSION ROBOT HACK LEGO FILM MAKING
Monday 27th Sept Tuesday 28th Sept Wednesday 29th Sept Thursday 30th Sept Friday 1st Oct
LEGO FILM MAKING ASTRONAUT ACADEMY LUNAR LANDERS MOON MISSION ROBOT HACK

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Astronaut Academy

Ready to launch! Design the ultimate astronaut suit, try some real space food, build a spacecraft prototype and launch a space shuttle outside!

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Lunar Landers

Explore the latest and greatest in sports technology and inventions! Create new running shoes, build a bionic hand and design the ultimate swimsuit for our Sphero robots.

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Moon Mission

Calling all junior coders! Compete in a variety of events such as mini-golf, bowling and speedboat racing using Sphero robots. A fun introduction to block coding techniques for beginner level coders.

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Robot Hack

Faster, higher, fitter, stronger! Enter our invention lab to solve some Olympic-sized problems. Test your design skills as you create trophies, sailboats and more!

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LEGO Film Making

Calling all junior filmmakers who love LEGO! Join our NASA film crew to learn stop motion skills and claymation making techniques as you produce your astronomical short films!

 

*IMPORTANT INFORMATION*

To secure your tickets please select the date of your choice from the calendar below. Remember to enter any special discount codes you have at the point of purchase.

PLEASE READ ALL THE IMPORTANT INFORMATION BELOW BEFORE PURCHASE.

*Only 24 places available per day.

*Online bookings are essential as places are limited.

*Camp days run from 9am-3pm. Drop off and pick up from Science Space front reception.

*Packed Lunch, Hats and sunscreen are BYO and essential.

*Please let staff know of any allergies or special needs we need to be aware of well in advance of the day.

*Science Space members are entitled to 10% off the purchase price. They must use the discount code provided to them in the email launch.

CREATIVE KIDS AND REFUNDS

  • No refunds are provided on this product once a purchase is made. Under extenuating circumstances, the camp ticket may be transferred to a future school holiday period under the discretion of Science Space management. Official documentation of circumstances may be requested. Science Space reserves the right to deny the transfer if not enough time or evidence is shown to support claims.
  • If you have a Creative Kids voucher you must:
    • 1 – Submit your valid Creative Kids voucher number in the area provided
      • Enter a valid 16 digit Creative Kids voucher (starting with 9999) and your child’s FULL name (as listed on the voucher).  If you have more than one child with a voucher please enter both voucher numbers in the field.
      • If the voucher is not valid you will be contacted to make an alternative payment.
      • Active Kids vouchers are unable to be used for our camp program.
    • 2 – Enter the DISCOUNT code CREATIVEKIDS  (all caps, no spaces) on the registration form where it says ‘APPLY DISCOUNT CODE‘, then click submit. This will reduce your fee.
  • Only one discount code can be used at a time, no discount can be used in conjunction.
  • Creative Kids vouchers are only valid for one Camp.  If you are booking more than one camp please book it separately.