The Great Big Science Show

Perfect for audiences with a range of ages and interests, the Great Big Science Show ticks all the boxes - foaming chemical reactions, explosions, liquid nitrogen, fireballs and lots of audience interaction. We'll keep the pace and energy high for maximum crowd-pleasing engagement.

 

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Highlights*:

  • Liquid nitrogen - famous demonstrations including shrinking a balloon, making clouds and smashing an "unbreakable" rubber ball

  • Dry ice - exploring the strange properties of frozen carbon dioxide

  • Rockets - launch various kinds of rockets

  • Fireball - creating combustion using flour

  • Chemical reactions - fizzing, frothing and colour changing concoctions

  • Elephant's toothpaste - an expanding "worm" of steaming foam grows out of nowhere

  • Colourful explosion - dry ice is used to blast hundreds of colourful soft-play balls into the air 

  • Giant balloon explosion

  • Coloured flames

*Demonstrations performed will be customised to suit the audience age and may depend on venue or time constraints.

PRICE:

$5.50 per student with a minimum daily price of $550 (all inclusive of GST)

SERVICE AREA:

Sydney, Central Coast, Newcastle, Wollongong, Illawarra, Nowra & Blue Mountains

CAPACITY:

3-5 classes per show

Age range:

Years 7-10

Running Time & scheduling tips

  • Show runs for 60 minutes
  • Consecutive sessions will require a 10 minute reset period
  • Allow a further 60 minutes for set up and 45 minutes for pack up

What we'll need at your school:

  • Venue (hall is ideal) with power point and space for students to sit
  • Access to sink with hot water before and after each show (eg. staff room)
  • Accessible off-street parking for the duration of our visit, allowing for a 1-hour set up and pack up time.

Book us

Book a space
in your school

We do the rest!


We come to you - no buses ✓

Flexible with dates, session times & student numbers ✓

Fully insured & risk assessments available ✓

Teachers only required for supervision ✓

Aligned with the Australian Curriculum standards ✓



Understanding is joyous
— Carl Sagan

Photographer: Vanessa Hill