Check out some of the venues we will be visiting these holidays. Call a library to book a spot!

Holiday Programs and Workshops

make your holidays more sciencey...

We have heaps of workshops that are ideal for holiday programs and events. Please contact us if you would like to know more, check on any new workshops we have, or to find a workshop in your area.


Super Sleuth

For those who like their science forensic!

Participants use fingerprints, chromatography, codes and DNA to help solve the most devious of strawberry theft crimes.

Duration: 90 mins
Recommended Ages: 8-14
Numbers: Maximum 30


It’s a Wave!

We look at light and sound waves and create funky “fireworks glasses” that split white light in to all the colours of the rainbow, before constructing a quacking cup to amplify sound waves.

Duration: 60 mins
Recommended Ages: 5-12

Science Club


Can you program your robot to stay inside the lines, win a sumo wrestling match, and respond to sounds?

These Edison Robots are awesome!

Duration: 60 mins
Ages: 8 -14
Participants: Maximum 20

Bubble mania


Kids make their own fascinating bubble making machines to take home before sculpting bubbles and finishing with some GIANT bubble magic.

Duration: 60 mins
Age: 5-12


Get Slimed

Get slimed with our gross Slime Workshop. Test tubes, pipettes and syringes are used to make our bouncy, stretchy, gooey slime.

Our Presenters are experts at keeping it all under control and we have done this in heaps of libraries and schools so don’t worry – it can be done anywhere!

Duration: 60 mins
Recommended Ages: 5 – 12
Recommended Numbers: Maximum of 30


Sparks and Quarks

We start with a hair-raising experience with Vinnie our Van de Graaff Generator before moving on to exploration of our specially made oversized circuit boards. Covering both static and current electricity this is a great workshop for those who love to build and experiment.

Can you make the ultimate circuit?

Duration: 60 mins
Recommended Ages: 8-14
Participants: Maximum 30

Twisted Science-13

Fizzle and Pop Show

The Fizzle and Pop Show is full of the magic of science with fun, creative demonstrations.

With plenty of hands-on opportunities for willing participants and heaps to see and wonder about, the audience is always fully engaged with our Scientwist presenters throughout!

Duration: 30 min or 60 min show
Recommended Ages: 1-101
Rec. No. Participants: 15 – 200 +

Got an event and need some kids entertainment?

We’ve got some great workstations that are just the thing for your big day

Workstations? What is it?

Workstations are a fantastic way to engage a huge number of people at public venues, children’s festivals and shopping centres. The ScienTwists direct the construction of take-home science creations over a 15 min period.

Groups of between 12-20 participants continually cycle through the selected Workstation activity, a blast for kids and adults alike!


Still the best slime but make it the quickfire way!


Diffractive grating glasses turn white light in to rainbows


Make your own ball
and bounce them high


Our simple and fascinating bubble making machines


Get creative with Tie Dye
colour wheels!


Amazing paper folding science. How many sides does it have?