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may, 2021

21may(may 21)9.00am23(may 23)3.30pm3-Day Birthday PartyUp, Up and Away! 3 days of family fun.9.00am - 3.30pm (23) Type:EventEntry:Free after entry

Event Details

 

Fri 21, Sat 22 & Sun 23 May

Hip, hip hooray – it’s our birthday! Come and join us for three fun filled days as we celebrate all things flight with our theme Up, Up & Away. Starting Friday 21 May – Sunday 23 May. There will be shows, live music, storytime, art and lots of flight based activities!  We’ll also be open for two sessions a day! 9am – 12pm AND 12:30pm – 3:30pm. PLUS we’ll be offering 20% OFF MEMBERSHIPS over the 3 DAYS!

 

WHAT’S ON 

Shows
Discovery Space Puppet Show – Up and Over        
10:00am & 11:00am (Fri/Sat/Sun)
We’re inviting the Australian animals to the Discovery Space Birthday Party. Come along and help us problem solve as we explore all things UP!

Science Space Show – Bubbleology                            
1:15pm & 2:15pm (Fri/Sat/Sun)
Join the Science Space team for their Bubbleology show as they explore what bubbles are made of, learn why bubbles are so stretchy and lazy and put a brave volunteer inside a giant bubble! Fun for the whole family, this show features fire bubbles, liquid nitrogen bubbles and more!

Storytime
10:30am & 2:00pm (Fri/Sat/Sun)

  • Birth of the butterflies a dreaming story as told by the local Dharawal people
  • Dr Seuss’ cheerful classic Great day for Up 
  • Eric Carle’s Little Cloud which will have you rushing outside to discover your own little cloud!

Art
10am – 11am & 1:30pm – 2:30pm (Fri/Sat/Sun)
Come and join us for kite making in CreARTivity.  You’ll create and decorate your own kite, and test out if it flies.

Daily Activity
Session 1: 9:30am, 10:30am & 11:30am OR Session 2: 1:00pm, 2:00pm & 3:00pm

  • Come along and create your own Paper Aeroplane and then compete to see which plane flies the furthest!
  • Test out a range of different items in our wind tunnel and see which ones Fly or Fall
  • Learn all about propellers in Helicopter School and make your own paper one to take home
  • Join us in the Discovery Gardens as we make Bubbles of different sizes
  • Explore wind power as you make your own Pinwheel!
  • PLUS Science Space will be running a rocket activity each afternoon from 1:00pm – 3:00pm.  

Live Music
Friday, 10am  – Brian White, an experienced musician will be singing and playing the guitar to some much loved classics
Saturday, 10:30am – Rachel Tidbury, a local musician will be signing up a storm 
Sunday 10am – Angie Who, singer & songwriter takes the stage

 

We can’t wait to celebrate with you all!
Members, you can bring a non-member friend for $10 each.

Time

21 (Friday) 9.00am - 23 (Sunday) 3.30pm

Suggested Ages

All ages

Price

General entry applies for visitors. FREE for Members.

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