Capturing the cosmos

Astronomers today are exploring the Universe on a grand scale, but knowing what's out there is just the first step. Putting the pieces together to unlock the mysteries of the Universe is the ultimate goal. 

Discover the new astronomy being carried out under the breathtaking skies of the Australian outback. What new things shall we learn about the Cosmos? 

Every planetarium show includes a discussion session on astronomy and a live presentation showing Tasmania's current night sky.

Suitable for

Year 7-12

Curriculum links

2022 Curriculum

Explain how new evidence or different perspectives can lead to changes in scientific knowledge (AC9S7H01; AC9S8H01)

Session type



$6 per child


45 mins


Museum at Inveresk