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Museum Entry

Entry to Scienceworks museum.

Spaceship launching into space

Above and Beyond

Discover the story of flight from the earliest dreams of flying to the jet engines of today.

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Adults Open Session – Robotics

Have you previously attended our beginner workshop for adults? This unguided session allows more time to tinker.

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Planetarium Nights

Planetarium Nights

Experience the Planetarium after hours for an evening of fully immersive cinema in our new event series especially for adults.

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A band performing on stage in front of a small audience

FReeZA Battle of the Bands

Watch the best of Westside musical talent battle it out at Scienceworks!

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Woman and girl working on a lego robot

Open Play – Robotics Workshop

Have you previously attended a Sphero® or LEGO® robotics workshop? This unguided session allows more time to tinker!

Lego Robotics and Coding Workshop

Lego robotics and coding workshop

Discover the power of LEGO® Mindstorms® EV3 robots and coding in this introductory workshop.

Two women using a computer tablet to program robots

Beginners Robotics for Adults

Discover how to program robots in this beginner workshop for adults, zero experience required.

A child holds a Sphero® robot in her hand. The robot is the size and shape of a tennis ball. There is a light shining from inside.

Sphero Rollbot Workshop

Get rolling with Sphero robots in this introductory workshop.

A laptop computer screen shows a game being programmed. An adult’s and a child’s hands are pointing at the screen.

Coding with Scratch

Curious about coding? Come along to this introductory workshop!

A person’s finger is about to touch a piece of dry alphabet soup. The alphabet soup pieces are connected by wires to a Makey Makey electronic board. The letters spell out “I luv makey makey

Makey Makey workshop

Make and create with Makey Makey® in this introductory workshop.

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An iPad tablet displaying the ScratchJr app

Coding with ScratchJr

Ready to begin coding? Come along to this introductory workshop for ages 5-7!

As depicted in this illustration, Cassini will plunged into Saturn's atmosphere on Sept. 15, 2017. Using its attitude control thrusters, the spacecraft worked to keep its antenna pointed at Earth while it sent its final data, including the composition of Saturn's upper atmosphere. The atmospheric torque quickly became stronger than what the thrusters could compensate for, and after that point, Cassini began to tumble. When this happened, its radio connection to Earth was severed, ending the miss

NASA's Planet Hunters

Join visiting NASA scientists for a special adults’ evening about worlds beyond our solar system and how we find them.

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screenshot from Solar System Odyssey

Solar System Odyssey

Join Jack Larson on a wild ride through our Solar System as he searches for a new world to call home.

A lightning strike illuminates the sky near the Thevenard silos at Ceduna, South Australia.

Bolt from the Blue

From blue jets to red sprites, anvil lightning to St Elmo’s Fire, explore the remarkable properties and mysteries of lightning.

cartoon of a dog in a kennel

Tycho to the Moon

Meet Tycho, a dog who doesn’t just howl at the Moon, but wants to go there.

Stars in the night sky

Capturing the Cosmos

All-sky astronomy is a new way of looking at the sky to better understand our Universe – and it's happening in Australia!

Planet in space

Ticket to the Universe

Take a trip to the far reaches of space, with our Scienceworks presenters as your tour guide.


Voices in the Dark

Voices in the Dark: Enter a magical world. Dare to believe your eyes. Nothing here is just what it seems at first glance: a postcard is a portal to a lost city, tarot cards which come to life or floating ballet dancers in virtual worlds.

Out there the Quest for Extrasolar Worlds + WITST

Out there the Quest for Extrasolar Worlds: For thousands of years, mankind thought that the Earth was the centre of the Universe. A huge diversity of different worlds is out there, just waiting to be discovered.

Darwin and his Fabulous Orchids

Darwin and his Fabulous Orchids: Lose yourself in a sea of colours, let yourself be carried away and intoxicated.

Our Living Climate + WITST

Our Living Climate + WITST: This show presents a dramatic and different way of looking at climate and climate change.

Ticket to the Universe planetarium show

Take a trip to the far reaches of space, with our Scienceworks presenters as your tour guide.

Staff Recruitment Registration

Select a date to register for a staff recruitment session.