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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
Thu 4 Jul 10:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m.
Space Travel [5 - 8 yrs]
Secret of the Cardboard Rocket [8 - 12 yrs]
Ray Masingi
Ronnie Lambani
Tickets at door only
Tickets at door only
Sat 6 Jul No shows, our part-time staff are on University Winter Vacation/Study/Research break.
Sat 13 Jul 10:30 a.m.
 2:30 p.m.
Space Travel [5 - 8 yrs]
Man on the Moon [Teenagers & Adults]
Javeria
Constant Volschenk
Wed 17 Jul   1:00 p.m. Man on the Moon [Teenagers & Adults] Constant Volschenk Tickets at door only
Sat 20 Jul 10:30 a.m.
12:30 p.m.
 2:30 p.m.
Space Travel [5 - 8 yrs]
Secret of the Cardboard Rocket [8 - 12 yrs]
Man on the Moon [Teenagers & Adults]
Ray Masingi
Ray Masingi
Constant Volschenk
Sat 27 Jul 10:30 a.m. Space Travel [5 - 8 yrs] Javeria
Sat 3 Aug 10:30 a.m.
12:30 p.m.
Space Travel [5 - 8 yrs]
Secret of the Cardboard Rocket [8 - 12 yrs]
Ray Masingi
Ray Masingi

Tickets for regular public shows are available from half an hour before each show, at the door, or available at WEBTICKETS.CO.ZA - 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 R55
Children/Scholars/ Full - Time Students/ Seniors R40
Groups (20+) R40 Please book to get group rate
Space Travel / Secret of the Cardboard Rocket shows R40

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.
Show Times: See Diary
Duration: ± 60 min.
Age Group: 5 - 8 year olds
Type of Show: Pre-Recorded

The Secret of the Cardboard Rocket [8 - 12 years olds]

Secret of the cardboard rocket show

Experience the wonders of the solar system as we travel on an imaginary journey to all the planets. Fly over Venus, land on the Moon and Mars in our cardboard rocket. There is a short introduction to the current night sky of your visit.

Show Times: See Diary
Duration: ± 60 min.
Age Group: 8 - 12 year olds
Type of Show: Pre-Recorded

Man on the Moon [Teenagers & Adults]



This July it has been 50 years since man set foot on the moon for the first time. It is not just a celebration of the three men from Apollo 11, but also the 4,000+ people behind the scenes that made it possible. Questions like where do the moon come from could now be answered.

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