Events & exhibitions

The Sciencentre offers hours of interactive, science-based fun for kids of all ages (including the 'big kids'!).

There are no 'visitors' at the Sciencentre - everyone is a 'participant'. This place is a 100% hands-on experience!

Current Exhibitions

Measure Island

Sciencentre

Discover the hidden world of measurement on Measure Island. Test the speed of your throw, guess time to the nearest second, measure a crocodile and more.

Action Stations

Sciencentre

Get hands-on with everyday science. Science is everywhere - at home, school, work and play. Discover what makes everyday things tick.

Body Zone

Sciencentre

Your body - like you've never seen it before. Challenge it, move it, re-assemble it, confuse it. Collect your vital statistics. For a total hands-on, minds-on, body-on experience - jump in!

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Events Calendar

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Upcoming Events

  • Light Show

    03 October 2016 - 23 June 2017

    This live interactive science theatre show will shine some light on the science of light energy.

  • Behind the Scenes Tour

    20 May 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Delve into the mysterious unseen world of the Museum’s Biodiversity and Cultures and Histories collection stores with our expert tour guides. Behind the scenes, we have an amazing world to explore, with millions of objects and specimens.

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