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Discovery Science and Technology Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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We love the activities, the staff and volunteers.Love how things change around but favourites are... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
Cruiser30691935034
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Bendigo, Australia
Science, stars and slide = Happy Kids

We arrived at the Bendigo science discovery centre at 10.10 am thinking we would be there for a... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
AdVANtures2019
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adelaide australia
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Discovery offers a unique and fun way to spend your time and you are sure to learn some really interesting things along the way! With over 100 interactive exhibits to explore, you won't know what to try first. Experience zero gravity as you plummet...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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7 Railway Pl, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We love the activities, the staff and volunteers.Love how things change around but favourites are still there.Membership was the best value of all our family memberships. Will be renewing for sure!

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We arrived at the Bendigo science discovery centre at 10.10 am thinking we would be there for a couple of hours when in fact we didn’t end up leaving til 3.20 pm!! This says it all. I have a 4 yo and an 11 yo...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with my son and father for a morning excursion. It was a week day during school term so not very busy. The man who greeted us was friendly and helpful and explained that we could come in and out throughout the day on the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Slards
Reviewed 4 December 2018

i loved it there was so much to learn and a lot of gadget to fidle with. if you visit you should definitly try the vertical slide

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank crazycoco2007
JonathanR2214, General Manager at Discovery Science and Technology Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2018

Thanks so much crazycoco - we love our gadgets, and think the vertical slide is awesome! Oh, you don't have to slide if you don't want to though....

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Fun for the kids and the kids at heart. A lot of great interactive things on display. A great 0-5 area that we spent a lot of time in and its nice and clean! A well maintained facility we would definitely come back and explore...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Matthew M
JonathanR2214, General Manager at Discovery Science and Technology Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2018

Thank you Matthew M - Kaleidoscope is proving very popular with 0-5 year olds.

Reviewed 24 November 2018

We had a break up party for our kinder kids at the Discovery Centre. We did an after hours pizza party. Everyone had a great time, children and adults. The staff was excellent, attentive and organised. Because it was after hours, we had the place...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 1liwa
JonathanR2214, General Manager at Discovery Science and Technology Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2018

Thank you for your glowing review 1liwa. We love using the centre outside normal hours for large groups.

Reviewed 31 October 2018

Discovery Science and Technology Centre is set in a great old railway goods shed from 1862 - part of the architectural treasure that makes up the Melbourne to Bendigo railway. The exhibits are bit random and tired but seeing inside was a good experience with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Graeme B
JonathanR2214, Owner at Discovery Science and Technology Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2018

Thanks Graeme B - we run a Discovery After Dark tour very month or so which highlights the story of Bendigo's Goods Shed, and we are looking to upgrade our facilities soon too.

Reviewed 9 October 2018

There are just so many activities available for a range of ages, I found myself enjoying the activities with the kids. So many things to do, majority of them are hands on.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MarcS4316
Reviewed 1 August 2018

The Centre allows children down to very young ages the opportunity to explore the physics of everyday things with experiments they can do with sound, light, perception and much more. they can learn while having fun. Children do try to break things, but what is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Took our 3 children aged 10 months, 5 and 7. They all loved it. There was so much to see and do and learn about. We went on the school holidays so there was an extra show on which was also very exciting for our...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Lea1912
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