Destination Space at Science Space | July School Holidays

Come visit Science Space this July for DESTINATION SPACE, our July School Holiday theme.

In honour of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing and in celebration of our 30th birthday we are going big this time to celebrate all things space.

From moonwalks and virtual space tours in between, your astronaut in training won’t be able to get enough.

SPECIAL FEATURE: On top of all this, we will be bringing the Moon to you!  Yep, that’s right, we are installing our very own giant replica Moon feature to be on display in our atrium for the entire month of July.

So, suit up space adventurers and be sure to drop in a get your own space selfie at Science Space!

Extended Holidays Hours

Extended weekday hours during July holidays 9am -4pm (open 10am-4pm weekends).

Special School Holiday Activities

  • Moon Crater Sphero racing – use coding skills to race our Sphero robots across our re-created Moon surface. First to the flag pole wins!
  • Astronaut Badge making – design and make your own button badge to take home.
  • Paper Rocket Launching (mini pop up workshops) – Not only will you see the moon up close and personal, but you can have a chance at launching your own paper rocket to the moon in our pop up mini-workshops.
  • Green Screen – Capture an epic photo of your virtual trip to the moon on our green screen.
  • Virtual Reality experience (Space Exploration) – It’s one thing to see and feel what it’s like on the Moon at a distance. But why not take it to the next level and be completely immersed in a virtual reality experience? Take part in one of our epic solar expedition experiences using top of the range virtual reality headsets.
  • “Moonbase ONE” Planetarium Show *NEW*
  • “Fly Me to the Moon” live Science Show *NEW*
  • And much much more!

Space Camps – SOLD OUT

Week 2 of school holidays
When: 15 – 19 July (for ages 6 – 12)
Cost: $79/day early bird price, $89/day standard price + booking fee

Join Science Space as we take you on an astronomical journey starting on earth, launching into space, landing and living on the moon! You will learn all about space travel, our solar system and the technology that helps keep our astronauts a float…literally.
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Astronaut Academy – Monday, 15 July (Sold Out)
Ready to launch! Design the ultimate astronaut suit, try some real space food, build a spacecraft prototype and launch a space shuttle outside!
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Lunar Landers Camp – Tuesday, 16 July (Sold Out)
Take the next giant leap! Build a lunar lander, create a Sphero moon rover and help program a drone to navigate through Space using coding techniques.
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Moon Mission Camp – Wednesday, 17 July (Sold Out)
What will it take to live on the Moon? Take part in our astronaut glove challenge, set up the ultimate Moon base and discover if there really is life out there in Space!
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Robot Hack Camp – Thursday, 18 July (Sold Out)
Compete in our First Annual Intergalactic Battle Bot Championship, invent a space junk scooping robot and design franken-toys for the first kids living in Space!
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Space Tech Camp – Friday, 19 July (Sold Out)
Recreate the first Moon landing using stop motion film techniques, design an astronaut training game and create a space tourism video using green screen technology.
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Special Event – Sold Out

Science Space is bringing the Illawarra a gold class cinema viewing experience under the most digitally advanced Planetarium in NSW.

Come along to Science Space’s next Cinema night showing of ALIEN on Friday 5th July at 7.00pm…. tickets are only $12!
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