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Planetarium – Vacation Care

Experience Space from the Earth!

Travel through the universe with this awe-inspiring Earth and Space science experience to engage, amaze and inspire!

This space adventure will take children on a journey to discover the Solar System, Planets, Stars, Lunar Cycles, Seasons, Constellations and much more.

“Everything was such a special experience the children and staff were in AWE!  I honestly have never seen the kids so quiet.  What a magical experience. Thankyou!”
Edie, The Hive

Highlights

  • Take a trip through the Solar System and onwards to the very edge of our Galaxy
  • Be immersed in a stunning 360 degree movie

 

What's Included?

  • Full compliance verification and documentation

Facilitaor Profile

Starr’s Planetarium has been operating since 2005, during which time thousands of students have experienced this amazing earth and science astronomy incursion.

Starr’s Planetarium is the most experienced and longest running stargazing incursion provider traveling across NSW and the ACT. The Planetarium provides the largest range of digital full dome shows with the most advanced 360° immersive 4K projection movie system in Australia.

Gary Starr, presenter and owner has a passion for astrophysics. Gary continues to strengthen his knowledge from reputable sources such as NASA, as well as other world leading astronomy sources.

The cosmodome mobile Planetarium system was developed at Swinburne University Astrophysics Department in Australia and has now been enhanced with 4K projection technology.

Accreditation

  • Members of NASA Museum Alliance.
  • Presentation content is sourced from NASA and other world leading astronomy content sources.

Qualification

  • Experienced science communicator.
  • Extensive stargazing and presenting experience.
  • Current working with children check.
  • Current certificate of currency.
  • Risk assessment available.
5.0 rating
Everything was such a special experience the children and staff were in AWE! I honestly have never seen the kids so quiet. What a magical experience. Thankyou!
Edie
The Hive
5.0 rating
A wonderful, interactive and highly informative presentation. All of the students were engaged and enjoyed themselves thoroughly. I strongly recommend to all schools.
Toby Hines
QHPS, NSW
5.0 rating
Educational and fun :)
Laura
Holy Cross
5.0 rating
Kids loved as the lights dimmed and they could see the stars!  Effort was made to ensure activity was age appropriate and was enjoyed by all!
Laura
Mini Miracles
5.0 rating
Gary was amazing with the kids and his explanation of space and planets was great!  The children loved the stars.
Kay - Anne
Manly
5.0 rating
The uniqueness of the activity kept all kids engaged.
Jeremy
Epping Heights
5.0 rating
The kids loved this incursion!
Peter
Gowrie
5.0 rating
The kids loved this incursion!
Elyse
Gowrie NSW
5.0 rating
Our guide was so informative and patient with our group, i would highly recinnend this experience. The only thing that i would change would be to make it longer
Anonymous
Beauty Point OOSH
5.0 rating
Gary was a wonderful presenter and the children were engaged thoroughly. The movie and content were aga appropriate and the children loved it.
Anonymous
Northern Beaches OOSH

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