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Opening Hours

Daily 10am–4.30pm
Closed Good Friday
and Christmas Day

Where to find us

2 Booker Street
Spotswood, Victoria, 3015

What's on

Insect on girls' hand

Little Kids' Day In

Get immersed in the busy world of bugs through play-based activities and storytelling.

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A jumble of small alligator clips

Make Meet Repeat

Make, mingle and pick up some fresh skills at our Test Lab tinkering space during this adults-only event.

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Dwarf star surround by a gaseous planetary nebula

Cub Scout Astronomers

A specifically tailored evening for Cub Scouts to help obtain the Level 1 Space Badge.

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Industrial Pump

Cub Scout Engineers

A program designed for Cub Scouts to achieve the Level 1 Engineering Badge with a visit to Scienceworks.

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Child playing with a ball

Little Sparks

An early years STEM workshop to inspire your little learner to think big.

Two girls making a light-up card with a Scienceworks' staff member in Test Lab.

Test Lab

Don't miss Test Lab - a temporary, pop-up, making and tinkering experience for older kids.

Roll-bot race

Ready Steady Rollbot

Roll on up to test out our Rollbots!

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Sphero Rollbot Workshop

Working in pairs, get hands on with Sphero robots in this intensive workshop – exclusive to Museum Members!

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Girl and woman

Lego robotics and coding workshop

Delve deep into LEGO® Mindstorms® EV3 robots in this intensive workshop!

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A lightning strike illuminates the sky near the Thevenard silos at Ceduna, South Australia.

Bolt from the Blue

From blue jets to red sprites, anvil lightning to St Elmo's Fire, explore the remarkable properties and mysteries of lightning.

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