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Public Shows

Show Diary

Date Time Show Title Presenter
Shows will be listed when confirmed by the presenter.

Show dates will be posted subject to confirmation of soccer fixtures. We do not schedule shows when there is a clash with a match played at the stadium next door.
Date Time Show Presenter
Sat 3 Feb 10:30 a.m. Space Travel Emily Wallace
Sat 10 Feb 10:30 a.m.
 2:30 p.m.
Morris Mouse
The Sky Tonight
Constant Volschenk
Constant Volschenk
Sat 17 Feb 10:30 a.m. Space Travel Ray Masingi
Sat 24 Feb 10:30 a.m. Morris Mouse Ray Masingi
Sat 3 Mar 10:30 a.m.
 2:30 p.m.
Space Travel
Exploring New Horizons in our Solar System
Emily Wallace
Jonathan Padavatan
Sat 10 Mar 10:30 a.m. Morris Mouse Ray Masingi
Sat 17 Mar 10:30 a.m. Space Travel Sydney Mathebula
Sat 24 Mar 10:30 a.m. Morris Mouse Ray Masingi

Tickets for regular public shows are available from half an hour before each show, at the door - we have space for 400. Doors close promptly at the advertised show time, with no late entry.

Please Note: We reserve the right to:
  • replace the show advertised with a new show [suitable for the same audience]
  • cancel the show should disaster strike either our power supply or the presenter.

Tickets


(Regular shows)
Description Cost
Adults R50
Children/Scholars/ Full - Time Students/ Seniors R35
Groups (20+) R35 Please book to get group rate
Family Ticket
[a "family" is max two adults with their dependent children (scholars or full-time students), and grandparents]
R180

Space Travel [5 - 8 year olds]



In this pre-recorded show we travel with Thomas the astronomer in his "giant rocket" to the game reserve where we learn about:

  • thee constellations,
  • Travel to the moon, and on the way learn about moon phases and tides, see what the Apollo astronauts did on the moon,
  • and briefly visit the planets and a comet.
Show Times: See Diary
Duration: ± 60 min.
Age Group: 5 - 8 year olds
Type of Show: Pre-Recorded

Morris Mouse [8 - 12 year olds]



Morris Mouse has a household problem that he has difficulty solving! One night our little furry hero has a rather strange dream, in which he meets and talks to a few most unusual characters. He asks them to help him and in the process, sees many wonderful sights. But was it all a dream ... or wasn't it? Join us and decide for yourself!

Please note: This show is about stellar evolution.
Show Times: See Diary
Duration: ± 60 min.
Age Group: 8 - 12 year olds
Type of Show: Pre-Recorded

Exploring New Horizons in our Solar System [Family]



The show covers a brief historical context, from our night sky, of exploring our Solar System with updates from the New Horizons Pluto mission, Mars Curiosity Rover and the dramatic Cassini plunge into Saturn.

Show Times: See Diary
Duration: ± 60 min.
Age Group: Family
Type of Show: Live Presenter Led