Prepare to be blown away by this playful journey through six breezy worlds each exploring different concepts of air.
Bounce, push, squeeze and play with air on our giant inflatable sculpture this summer!
Breathe easy at Scienceworks for Little Kids’ Week In, with five whole days celebrating the very air around you
Be amazed as we blow spectacular giant bubble creations across the arena. How many can you pop?
Party Beyond returns to Scienceworks on 16 November with another stellar local lineup!
Experience the Planetarium after hours for an evening of fully immersive cinema in our new event series especially for adults.
Enjoy a day full of fun dinosaur-themed activities designed for a roaring good time!
Join the Westgate Concert Band live in the Melbourne Planetarium as they perform Holst’s ‘The Planets’.
See the impressive 10m high restored telescope skeleton on display for the first time as it celebrates its 150th anniversary.
It’s time to celebrate all things summer, members and museums!
Hear four expert speakers describe the colourful history of this iconic telescope as it celebrates 150 years since its first light.
We’re inviting you, our Museum Members, to visit and peruse Scienceworks shop in an exclusive morning of shopping.
In pairs of one adult and one child, participants will work together to build skills in STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths).
Science is in the air this summer with the arrival of our new Air Playground exhibition.
Be blown away by our epic air experiments in a 20-minute live show.
Play award winning games by Australia’s emerging designers in the Australian STEM Video Game Challenge
Deakin Food Futures citizen science pop-up will be at Scienceworks to tickle your tastebuds during the Summer School Holidays.
What better way to celebrate Valentine's Day with your loved one than under the stars?
Discover the power of LEGO® Mindstorms® EV3 robots and coding in this introductory workshop.
Make and create with Makey Makey® in this introductory workshop.
Discover how to program robots in this beginner workshop for adults, zero experience required.
ScratchJr is a programming app for tablets, based on Scratch, which allows young children to ease into coding by telling stories with animated characters.
Watch the reconstruction of the iconic Great Melbourne Telescope as it celebrates its 150th anniversary.
Come on an amazing adventure as we strive to understand our magnificent neighbour the Moon.
Discovering imperceptible worlds through science and technology.
Get ready to build your curiosity! An exhibition for babies to 5-year-olds.
Explore the remarkable properties and mysteries of lightning.
Enjoy a day of fun and play-based learning activities without the school groups!
What will the future be like?
Stretch your mind and your muscles.
A tour filled with stories of old Melbourne and Victorian engineering feats.
See highlights from our historic collection and discover some of Melbourne’s fascinating past.
Join Jack Larson on a wild ride through our Solar System as he searches for a new world to call home.
Meet Tycho, a dog who doesn’t just howl at the Moon, but wants to go there.
Imagine a place where time stands still and the known laws of physics don’t apply.
Uncover the mysteries of the stars in this Planetarium show.
When the seasons go crazy Annie and Max must set things right and discover a new angle on the world.
Take a trip to the far reaches of space, with our Scienceworks presenters as your tour guide.
All-sky astronomy is a new way of looking at the sky to better understand our Universe – and it's happening in Australia!
A new way – the oldest way – of looking at the night sky.
When is a planet not a planet?
A dramatic and different way of looking at our climate.