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Science Space Up Late Family: Star Wars Night

Science Space Strikes Back!

You’re Invited! Star Wars Family Up Late Nights at Science Space are back!

Join us in celebration of International STAR WARS day on 4th May where we can finally celebrate together this amazing film franchise as we bring back our ever-popular Up Late series!

Come along for this family FUNFEST at Science Space Wollongong on 6 May 2022. Doors will open at 5.30pm.

This family favourite evening where you can enjoy, IN COSTUME,  exploring the Science Space after dark, fully equipped with our version of galactic science activities!

Your family will get the opportunity to see our special immersive Planetarium shows with a Star Wars twist, enjoy a live science show, play in our exhibition space at night and try your hand at viewing our beautiful southern night sky through our research telescope. Special Note: Telescope viewing will be strictly weather permitting.

This is a great chance for anyone looking for a special treat for their children to learn about our beautiful universe at Australia’s most advanced Planetarium…and right on your doorstep!

What to expect:

  • Star Wars-inspired planetarium shows
  • Live science shows
  • Photo opportunity on arrival at our Media Wall
  • Free sci-fi face painting
  • Green screen portraits
  • Scavenger Hunt – can you find all the Star Wars characters?
  • Robot Racing
  • Hot and cold food available
  • Costume competition – prizes for best dressed!


Date: Friday, 6 May 2022
Time: 5.30 pm-8.30 pm
Tickets: Children under 3 – free; Children 4 and above – $15; Adults – $20:

Members receive 50% discount (Members will receive the discount code via email)

Discover & Parents vouchers are not valid for this Up Late event


Please come in costume in the spirit of Star Wars or your favourite Science Fiction character for this special family event. There will be prizes awarded for the best-dressed child, adult and family/group.




Please carefully check your designated FREE Planetarium and Science Shows to ensure you don’t miss out on the scheduled start times.

**Children under 3 are FREE but must stay on parents’ laps in shows, they cannot take a seat for a paying guest.**