Get fresh, twist & sprout! Explore healthy living with a feast of performances and active play.
Working in pairs, get hands on with robots in this intensive workshop
Inspire your little learner to think big in these early years STEM workshops.
A specifically tailored evening for Cub Scouts to help obtain the Level 1 Space Badge.
Answer the call of the Universe – discover the science, stories and poetry of the stars.
A program designed for Cub Scouts to achieve the Level 1 Engineering Badge with a visit to Scienceworks.
Explore the Spotswood Pumping Station, a feat of nineteenth-century engineering and icon of the West.
Winning Sky Photos is an exhibition of the top entries from the 2016 David Malin Awards astrophotography competition.
Over 50 teams of year 8 and 9 students from across Victoria put their unique bridge designs to the test.
Take a gamble on a fast-paced and hilarious show that investigates climate change and energy efficiency.
Discover the power of LEGO® Mindstorms® EV3 robots and coding in this introductory workshop.
Bring a sense of wonder to an after-hours event series for thinkers, makers, stargazers and creators.
Get rolling with Sphero robots in this introductory workshop – challenge your child and perhaps even yourself!
Roll, tumble, loop, jump. What kooky machine will you create to get your marble from the top to the bottom?
Join Jack Larson on a wild ride through our Solar System as he searches for a new world to call home.
Sessions during school hours may include school groups.
What will the future be like?
A dramatic and different way of looking at our climate.
All-sky astronomy is a new way of looking at the sky to better understand our Universe – and it's happening in Australia!
When the seasons go crazy Annie and Max must set things right and discover a new angle on the world.
Meet Tycho, a dog who doesn’t just howl at the Moon, but wants to go there.
From blue jets to red sprites, anvil lightning to St Elmo’s Fire, explore the remarkable properties and mysteries of lightning.
Take a trip to the far reaches of space, with our Scienceworks presenters as your tour guide.
Uncover the mysteries of the stars in this Planetarium show.
A tour filled with stories of old Melbourne and Victorian engineering feats.
See highlights from our historic collection and discover some of Melbourne’s fascinating past.
In this mini-metropolis, the kids build and run the city.
Join primary and secondary school teams as they race their vehicles to see who is the 'fastest under the sun'.
Imagine a place where time stands still and the known laws of physics don’t apply.
When is a planet not a planet?
A new way – the oldest way – of looking at the night sky.
Stretch your mind and your muscles.