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Super Science Saturday

Super Science Saturday (11 August) will be an extraordinary day out for the entire family when the Australian Museum opens its doors and brings science to life for everyone!

There is so much to discover at the interactive Science Expo with over 20 booths delivering experiments, hands on demonstrations and more.

Watch explosive scientific action at the ‘Street Science’ Show. Find out what’s rumbling beneath the earth’s crust with ‘Volcanoes, eruptions and more’. Learn more about the relationship between science and culture with ‘Aboriginal Bush Food and Medicine’. Uncover what it takes to find the stories in science from a range of science journalists.

With live animal shows, face-painting, roaming scientists and more, you’ll discover just how mind-blowing science is!

Come along and see how science can be found in the most unexpected places.


Ticket includes: entry to the Museum & all available Science Festival activities at the Australian Museum. 
Children 2 and under, and the attendant carer of a Companion Card-holder have free entry to the Australian Museum and related Science Festival activities.

Online tickets will be available for purchase until 12pm on 11 August. Book online to recieve a discount!

Australian Museum Members recieve discounts. Find out about additional benefits of becoming an Australian Museum Member here: https://australianmuseum.net.au/members/">australianmuseum.net.au/members


Please note that due to venue restraints, there are no strollers allowed in the theatre spaces and seating will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis for shows & workshops on the day. Visitors with access or inclusionary requirements will be accommodated to the best of our ability.

Please note both the north and the south wings of the Dinosaur Gallery are now closed for ceiling repairs. The centre of the gallery, which includes the giant plant-eater and display of dinosaur carnivores, is still open. The gallery is expected to reopen in full in September.


Event details

Venue: Australian Museum (1 William St, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW 2000)
Bookings: email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., phone: (02) 9320 6389

Please visit the Sydney Science Festival website for more details on Super Science Saturday and to learn more about events occurring during the Sydney Science Festival across Sydney.

Super Science Saturday: https://sydneyscience.com.au/2018/event/super-science-saturday/
Sydney Science Festival Homepage: https://sydneyscience.com.au/2018/

To learn more about specific ticket pricing and to purchase tickets, please visit the Eventbrite page at:


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