Opening Hours

Discovery is closed on National Public Holidays.

During Victorian School Terms Discovery is open Tuesday to Sunday from 10am - 4pm.

During Victorian School Holidays Discovery is open every day from 10am - 4pm.

Follow these links for Victorian School Holiday dates and Public Holiday dates.

Ticket Prices

Child (0-4) Free
Child (5-15) $11.50
Adult $16.00
Concession $13.50

Family (2A & 4C)

Discovery Members Unlimited entry
Reciprocal Members* Unlimited entry








 *From 1 July 2017, members of reciprocal centres residing within a 75km linear radius of Discovery Centre are excluded from this offer and standard admission prices will apply.

Please note:

  • Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by someone over 16 years of age.
  • All shows and activities are included in Discovery's general admission price.
  • Each admission allows you to come and go as often as you like within one day.
  • From time to time Discovery host special events and activities which may incur an extra charge. These events will be communicated in advance on our website.
  • Discovery is a not-for-profit organisation. Entry fees to visit Discovery directly support its exhibits and educational programs. We value and encourage your support.

Session Times

Discovery is closed on all Public Holidays.

During Victorian School Terms (open Tues-Fri 10am - 4pm)

Planetarium: *11.30am (weekends) | 1.30pm (every day)

Vertical Slide: 11.00am | 1.00pm | 3.00 pm

During Victorian School Holidays (open every day 10am - 4pm)

Planetarium: 11.30am | 12.30pm | 1.30pm

Vertical Slide: 11.00am | 1.00pm | 3.00 pm

Science Show: 12.00pm | 2.00pm

Hands on Activity: 11.30am - 2.30pm


To find out what special events and activities we have coming up that you won't want to miss check out our Upcoming Events.





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