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What's On


  • A 30-minute extravaganza of rocking tunes and explosive science.

    a man is holding a funnel in one hand and igniiting it with a burner in the other hand. a large flame comes out of the funnel to create a huge fire ball above his head.




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    All the facts you need to understand the mechanics of natural disasters. We look at volcanoes, earthquakes, cyclones and tsunami.

    A man and woman standing in front of a picture of a volcano.
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    Answer the call of the wild and compete in the ultimate game of survival.

    A man point into the air, with a large screen of dinosaurs behind him.


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    The explosive science of the liquid of life—water and the Murray-Darling Basin.

    a drawing of a large fish.
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    Our universe is incredible—but just how do we explore it?

    An astronaut in space.

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King Edward Terrace,
Canberra ACT 2600

Open daily 9.00 am - 5.00 pm
(Closed 25 December)


  • Adult$23
  • Concession$17.50
  • Child (4 - 16 years)$17.50
  • Child (Under 4 years)FREE
  • Family (2 Adults + 3 Children)$70
  • MembersUnlimited
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