Contact & Cost


For Early Childhood Programmes see this page


Contact Details
For more information or to book a programme please contact John Wynyard, Education Manager 
Phone (03) 353 4573 | E-mail


Costs for Primary and Secondary Education Programmes:
Programmes are $7.50 per student, except ElectroFun ($9.50) & Discovery Dome (from $4.00)

Travel charges:
Schools within 60 km of Science Alive! -  $30.00 per booking.
Schools outside of 60 km will be charged $30.00 for the first 60km and then $0.80 per km for a return trip.

All travel distances calculated from Google Maps, selecting the shortest route.


Important details to know when booking

  • Parent help may be required.
  • We may require dedicated spaces to set up equipment, and access to water and tables.
  • All programmes are differentiated for year levels. We can also to adapt some programmes to suit specific topic of year level requirements.
  • Science Alive resource material is available to support your classroom work.  We email pre & post visit activities and display packs with booking confirmations.
  • The Discovery Dome requires an indoor venue. The planetarium is 7 metres in diameter and 4 metres tall.