3-Day Christmas Party at the Discovery Space!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The festive season brings many reasons to celebrate and come together. Come and join us (and Santa!) for our three-day Christmas celebration!

  • Dates: Friday 6, Saturday 7, Sunday 8 December
  • Time: 9am – 4pm
  • Cost: FREE after paid entry. Members, you can bring a non-member friend for $10 each.


  • FREE Santa Photos – 10am till 1pm each day: Meet Santa, tell him what you want for Christmas and receive a family photo to take home.
  • FREE Face Painting – 10am till 1pm each day: Get in the festive spirit, become a reindeer, candy cane or snowman!
  • FREE Christmas Tattoos – 10am till 1pm each dayChoose from a selection of temporary Christmas critters tattoos to show off to your friends
  • FREE Science Space Shows – Saturday 10.30am, 11.30am & 12.30pm: Watch the incredible balloon and bubble show and get the chance to hop into a giant bubble. No bookings required but places are limited.
  • FREE Daily Activities: Check out our Daily Schedule for a full list of activities that will see you making a new sleigh for Santa, designing toys for the workshop, exploring how other countries celebrate Christmas, singing Christmas carols, making Christmas wrapping paper, plus lots more fun!
  • 10% OFF Gift Shop (20% off for members): Get your Christmas shopping needs sorted and save on fun and educational toys the kids will love.

Join us for some very special workshops over our 3-Day Christmas Celebration.

Children can get up-close and personal with the beautiful and friendly ponies from Illawarra Pony Parties. Children can brush and plait the ponies mane and have a photo opportunity.

Let’s get festive and create four Christmassy cookie designs. Children will make a Snowman, Wreath, Reindeer and Christmas House.

Be sure to book so you don’t miss out! See you at Early Start Discovery Space for some cool festive FUN!