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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.
Sat 26 Aug 10:30 a.m. Space Travel Emily Wallace
Sat 2 Sep 10:30 a.m.
  2:30 p.m.
Space Travel
Exploring New Horizons in our Solar System
Ray Masingi
Jonathan Padavatan
Sat 9 Sep 10:30 a.m. Space Travel Emily Wallace
Sat 16 Sep 10:30 a.m. Space Travel Sydney Mathebula
Sat 23 Sep 10:30 a.m. Space Travel Sydney Mathebula
Sat 30 Sep 10:30 a.m.
  2:30 p.m.
Space Travel
Exploring New Horizons in our Solar System
Emily Wallace
Jonathan Padavatan
Sat 7 Oct 10:30 a.m. Space Travel Sydney Mathebula
Sat 14 Oct 10:30 a.m. Space Travel Ray Masingi
Sat 21 Oct 10:30 a.m. Space Travel Sydney Mathebula
Sat 28 Oct 10:30 a.m. Space Travel Emily Wallace

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

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