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SCIENCEWORKS

Opening Hours

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

Where to find us

Scienceworks
2 Booker Street
Spotswood, Victoria, 3015

What's on

Group of seated children and pointing

Little Kids' Day In: Movers & shakers

Get fresh, twist & sprout!  Explore healthy living with a feast of performances and active play.  

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A boy sits on the floor with his family during a science show

Lego robotics workshop

Working in pairs, get hands on with robots in this intensive workshop

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Child playing with a ball

Little Sparks

Inspire your little learner to think big in these early years STEM workshops.

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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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Listening to the Universe

Answer the call of the Universe – discover the science, stories and poetry of the stars.

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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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1938 Engine House

Open House Melbourne

Explore the Spotswood Pumping Station, a feat of nineteenth-century engineering and icon of the West.

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Church of the Good Shepherd under the Milky Way

Winning Sky Photos

Winning Sky Photos is an exhibition of the top entries from the 2016 David Malin Awards astrophotography competition.

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Student teams watch keenly as their unique bridge design is tested

Aurecon Bridge Building Competition

Over 50 teams of year 8 and 9 students from across Victoria put their unique bridge designs to the test.

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Global Gamble production
National Science Week

Global Gamble

Take a gamble on a fast-paced and hilarious show that investigates climate change and energy efficiency.

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