Tuesday -Saturday ONLY Bookings Essential– can be same day by 10.00am.
3.00 – 5.00pm – Activities for children -Science meets art in a 2D and 3D workshop at the beautiful historic Ballarat Observatory, making artworks that are out of this world. Children of all ages have the chance to participate in a mural with talented local artists Pauline O’Shannessy Dowling and Melinda Muscat, plus hands on construction of take home spaceships and sci fi drawings. Rocket launching on site available, a lot of fun for the children.
Cost $20 per Family $15 concession, $8 student. Children under 12 years must be accompanied by an Adult.
Summer times from 4.30pm Tues, Thur, Sat, Bookings required for other times of groups of 10 or more people. Boookings for evening programs need to be made by 3pm on the day. Bookings essential Call or Online. The Observatory will not be open if there are no firm bookings for the evening.
Private Bookings (Mon - Thurs) Sunday viewing only available for Groups of 15 or more who have booked at least 3 days earlier than visit.