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Gateway to Space

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Enter our Gateway to Space these April School Holidays and enjoy FREE astronomically awesome family activities from 16 – 28 April:

Intergalactic Adventures shows by Lunar Circus
16 – 22 April, 11am & 1pm daily (20min shows) in front of Big W
Intergalactic fun and fantasy featuring comedy acrobatics, and bizarre feats of juggling and balance. A huge hit at the WA Circus Festival!

Thunderbirds Craft Zone
23 – 28 April (excluding ANZAC Day)
11am – 2pm daily in front of Big W
Children can make Thunderbirds character and spaceship finger puppets to take home.

Astro Photography Exhibition presented by Celestial Visions
16 – 28 April all day near Target
A collection of 40 photographs including astro-landscapes, high resolution planetary images, lunar and solar eclipses and deep space images taken by the WA community. As seen at Astrofest 2018!

Stargazing Telescope Nights
Thursday 19 and Thursday 26 April 6:30pm – 8:30pm in front of Lone Star Rib House.
Dress up in your favourite space gear and snap a photo with our roaming Star Wars and Halo characters. They will be raising money for Breast Cancer Care WA on the night. Make sure you also snap a pic in front of the Perth Observatory banner and #CGSpaceSelfie for your chance to win an adult and child pass to the Perth Observatory!

LED Cosmic voyage performances by Michael Speranza on the Piazza stage. Thursday 19 and Thursday 26 April 7pm & 8:15pm (15min LED Light shows with lots of cool tricks)

Plus, Snap a Space Selfie in-centre to win an Australian Geographic prize pack!