School holiday activities



2 Booker Street
Spotswood, Victoria, 3015
What's On

Do you have a favourite robot in your life? How do your skills stack up against a robot? Come and explore how robots may change your everyday life!


Full Program

Test Lab workshops and activities

Bookings essential for workshops- head over to Test Lab to purchase tickets. 

Details Dates & Times
Beginners Robot Workshops Mondays in January (9–23)
Saturday 21 January

Advanced Robot Workshops Wednesdays in January
Ready Steady Rollbot 1–30 January
Daily, 1pm–3pm
Sphero Workshop (Members only)

Tuesdays in January

Saturday 21 January


Details Dates & Times
Robots Redefined 1–30 January
Daily, 12.15pm–12.35pm


Included with museum entry ticket

Details Dates & Times
Pumping Station tours  Daily, 11am
Collection Store tours  Daily, various times

Planetarium shows

Additional to museum entry ticket

Details Dates & Times
Tycho to the Moon Daily, 12pm
Tilt Daily, 1pm
Capturing the Cosmos Daily, 3pm
Stories in the Stars Daily, 2pm

Lightning Room show

Additional to museum entry ticket

Details Dates & Times
Lightning Room Revealed Daily, 11am, 1pm and 3pm

Don't forget to visit our permanent exhibitions Think Ahead, Nitty Gritty Super City and Sportsworks.

Accessible via public transport (just hop on the Williamstown line), or come by car and park all day for $3. Grab lunch at our onsite cafeteria or bring your own and picnic to have in the sun on the arena and enjoy a day of science exploration.