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Science Space

Science Space

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Science Centre & Planetarium

Wollongong’s most visited indoor venue, the Science Space is the major hands-on science attraction in southern NSW. Suitable for all ages, its attractions include two floors of exciting interactives – moving and roaring dinosaurs, live bees, fascinating machines and many other high tech exhibits. 

Also a theatre featuring exciting science shows and an amazing immersive planetarium that can transform day into night. One of the best science shops in the country provides experiences to extend the visit. Kiosk, café and outdoor picnic areas are available.


  • BlueScope Steel Planetarium
  • Illawarra Coal Science Theatre
  • Two floors of hands-on exhibits
  • Children’s Holiday Workshops
  • Science Gift Shop
  • Kiosk/Café
  • Free Parking
  • Open 7 days