School Holidays - StarLab Planetarium
StarLab Milky Way Planetarium
Recommended ages 5+
To be held in the Gumeracha Town Hall, come on a journey through space in SciWorld's state-of-the-art mobile planetarium!
Looking from Earth, we will watch as asteroids and comets soar through the sky, children will discover how to navigate using the stars and learn how Indigenous Australians used the stars for timekeeping. They will discover why Antarctica sometimes experiences 24 hours of daylight and six months later, night will last for 24 hours.
After we blast off, we will visit the International Space Station (ISS), have a close look at our moon and visit each of the planets in our solar system. We will even watch the Sun rise and set on Mars.
We will then take you on a journey past the outside of our solar system, to look at our place in our galaxy, the Milky Way. We will explore nebulae and learn how stars are born. Children will be taken to a huge collection of fascinating places in space. The sky is not the limit anymore!
Enquiries to Torrens Valley Community Centre on 8389 1711 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Extreme and Catastrophic Fire Danger Ratings
When an Extreme (75+) or Catastrophic Fire Danger Rating is declared for the Mt Lofty Ranges, Torrens Valley Community Centre will be closed, and all classes and programs will be cancelled without notice. Any monies paid will either be reimbursed, or the course will be rescheduled for a later date.