What’s On at Discovery

Find out what’s on at Discovery today

General Entry

We want to see every group from the community walking around and engaging with the exhibits and online labs and workshops.

Pint of Science

Join us on opening night of Pint of Science Bendigo at a one-off special event in partnership with the Discovery Centre. Be one of the first to experience Bendigo’s new planetarium.

Homeschool day!

Calling all Primary Aged Home school Students! Home school families are invited to participate in a fun, educational day at Discovery.

Curious Kids at the Library

How many colours are there in the rainbow? How can we make colours? What happens when we mix colours together? Our Crazy Colours session will answer all these questions and more. Come along and participate in simple experiments that explore the world of colour.

Curious Kids – Marvellous Bodies

Curious Kids returns in Term 2! This program is designed to engage children aged 3-5 in STEM through picture story books and hands-on activities.

Date: Thursday 4th of May – 25th of May
Time: 10:30am – 11:30am

Curious Kids – Fantastic Physics

How do things move? What is a force? Come and explore the world of physics with our next Curious Kids topic “Fantastic Physics.

Date: Thursday 1st of June – 22nd of June
Time: 10:30am – 11:30am

Indigenous Film Festival

This National Reconciliation Week the Discovery Centre is bringing you Carriberrie as an offering during Central Victorian Indigenous Film Festival.


Discovery will be running STEM club again in Term 3. The students will be actively engaged in hands-on experiments and investigations. We will investigate the planets in our Solar system, learn how to code robots and take a dive into the deep to learn about ocean life.

The program will run for 8 weeks.
Dates: Wednesday 12th July – Wednesday 30th August
Time: 4-5
Cost: $100

Planet Squad

A place for kids to come together, share ideas and set goals for looking after the planet – whatever that looks like for them. From living a more eco-friendly life, to taking action on climate change, it’s more fun with friends!

Sidewalk Astronomy

Sidewalk Astronomy is Bendigo’s favourite astronomy event and is held every month next to the Discovery Science and Technology Centre