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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
Fri 31 Aug  7:30 p.m. The Sky Tonight [Teenagers & Adults] Kobie van Zyl
Sat 1 Sep 10:30 a.m. Space Travel [5 - 8 yrs] Ray Masingi
Sun 2 Sep 10:30 a.m. Space Travel [5 - 8 yrs] Ray Masingi
Sat 8 Sep 10:30 a.m.
12:30 p.m.
Space Travel [5 - 8 yrs]
Secret of the Cardboard Rocket [8 - 12 yrs]
Sydney Mathebula
Ray Masingi
Sat 15 Sep 10:30 a.m. Space Travel [5 - 8 yrs] Sydney Mathebula
Sat 22 Sep 10:30 a.m. Space Travel [5 - 8 yrs] Jonathan Padavatan
Fri 28 Sep  7:30 p.m. The Sky Tonight [Teenagers & Adults] Kobie van Zyl
Sat 29 Sep 10:30 a.m. Space Travel [5 - 8 yrs] Constant Volschenk

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 R50
Children/Scholars/ Full - Time Students/ Seniors R35
Groups (20+) R35 Please book to get group rate
Space Travel / Secret of the Cardboard Rocket shows R35

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

The Sky Tonight [Teenagers & Adults]



Explore our current night sky as we journey to Jupiter, Saturn and Mars. Did you know there is a butterfly in the Scorpion, a swan in Sagittarius, even a hanger for your coat in the sky? Explore the jewels of our southern sky that you can see with your binoculars or small telescope.

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