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School Holidays Program

Perth Observatory

Step back in time and uncover the fascinating history of your local Observatory. Dive into the cosmos and create your very own take-home constellation! Embark on a thrilling Solar System Walk and unravel the mysteries of our celestial neighbours. From the scorched surface of Venus to the icy plains of Pluto, learn all about the planets that call our solar system home.

Unravel the captivating tale of stellar evolution and the mesmerising life cycle of stars! Discover the secrets of how telescopes work. Visit the antique Astrograph Telescope and learn about the exciting future of astronomy and the groundbreaking discoveries yet to come!

Gain a deeper understanding of Australia’s rich indigenous culture as you are introduced to the ancient practice of Indigenous Astronomy. Visit the Lowell Telescope and learn about its groundbreaking discoveries and the mysteries it has helped unravel.

Learn about these cosmic visitors who have journeyed from the far reaches of the universe and conduct some exciting experiments. Don’t forget to visit the museum and see a real meteorite up close!

Wrap up your cosmic adventure with a bit of lunar fun! Test your moon survival skills and see if you have what it takes to conquer the lunar landscape.

Don’t miss out – book your spot now for the Perth Observatory’s School Holiday Program!

For further information, and to book, visit the website.

Event Information

12/07/2024
10:00am
- 12:30pm
Perth Observatory
337 Walnut Road, Bickley

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337 Walnut Road, Bickley
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