Superhero Science School Holidays | Science Space Wollongong

Enjoy action-packed days full of science, technology, engineering and math activities at Science Space Wollongong these Easter school holidays!

This year the school holiday activities will be filled with MARVEL-ous superhero fun! We are bringing together some of your favourite superheroes to talk about the science behind superpowers and put your children’s skills to the test.

We are bringing back our popular Science Camps, superhero style, as well as special guest visits and a FANTASTIC challenge for you and your kids.

Kicking off our school holiday program on Friday, 12 April will be a special all ages SciFri Cinema screening of the classic family favourite, The Incredibles, in our digitally advanced planetarium. Tickets are only $12 (plus booking fee). Book online now.

What’s On

  • Superhero Selfies – Come take a picture with your favourite Superhero. We will have a range of Superheroes gracing our hallways with heaps of opportunities to grab a selfie with your super HERO. (selected dates)
  • Superhero Science Show – It takes a lot of energy to be a superhero! (weekdays)
  • Superhero Challenge Passport – Take part in the superhero challenge to see just how incredible the human body really is! The ultimate test of mind and strength. (every day)
  • SUPER Sticky Wall – Run, jump and stick to our giant Velcro wall. See if you can hang like Spiderman! (Mon 15th-Thurs 18th only, 10am-2pm)
  • Superhero Face painting (selected weekend dates only)
  • Superhero Science Camps -Enjoy action-packed days full of science, technology, engineering and math activities! (Mon 15th – Thurs 18th April only, for ages 6-12)
  • Superhero Film Makers workshops – Create your own superhero short film using stop motion technology! (Tues 23rd – Fri 26th April only, for ages 8-14, pay on day)
  • And MUCH MUCH more in store for you and your family when you arrive…

Super Hero Science Camps

Children aged 6-12 who have a love for learning, exploring and science are the ideal superheroes for our Super Hero Science Camps.

DAY 1 = Flight Academy
Monday 15 April from 9am – 3pm

Avengers assemble! Invent a flying machine to test in a vertical wind tunnel, design the ultimate Avengers plane, and blast off your own superhero rockets outside. The day will finish with a liquid nitrogen rocket launch!

DAY 2 = Crash Test Lab
Tuesday 16 April from 9am – 3pm

Calling all Star-Lords! Are you the best inventor in the galaxy? Enter the Guardian’s invention lab to learn about life hacks and design prototypes. Smash and crash your way through a series of engineering problems.

DAY 3 = Destruction Challenge
Wednesday 17 April from 9am – 3pm

Hulk smash! Design and build the ultimate superhero hideout fit for The Hulk! Can it withstand and survive an earthquake or even a tornado! Enjoy a full day of action-packed extreme engineering challenges.

DAY 4 = Theme Park Designers
Thursday 18 April from 9am – 3pm

Design, map out and construct the ultimate superhero theme park! Learn the incredible science behind your favourite thrill rides and construct your own rollercoaster!

What’s included?

  • An action-packed day full of science, technology, engineering and math activities
  • A live Superhero Science show
  • Time to explore the exhibits
  • Lunch pack provided (sandwich + pop top juice or water + piece of fruit, BYO morning tea)
  • Fully supervised meal breaks

Science Camp Tickets

$89.00 per day

Book Science Camp Online