Ever witnessed the first flight of a butterfly? Be there for that special moment and help release the young butterflies to take flight in the Tropical Forest. Join us every morning to learn about the amazing transformation butterflies go through before they can take flight!

Daily
10.30am
Tropical Forest
Free with your Discovery World Tropical Forest admission

Discovery World Science Show

How far-fetched are horror stories? Can science explain the supernatural? Sort fact from fiction as we explore the physics of extraterrestrial travel, uncover how zombie brains function and demonstrate seeming superpowers.

Every Saturday and Sunday from 16 August to 21 September, 11am and 3pm, Discovery World
Free with your Discovery World Tropical Forest admission

Discovery World Science Show

Learn about some of the heaviest and lightest gases in the universe from planets and stars, inside you and in everyday objects. Observe the physical and chemical properties of these gases to discover where we come from, and where we are going!

Saturday 28 June and Sunday 29 June, and daily during the school holidays from Saturday 5 July to Sunday 20 July, 11am and 3pm, Discovery World Theatre
Free with your Discovery World Tropical Forest admission

Investigation Station

The plants around us can have many uses and benefits, but they can also make us sick or even kill us! Explore the origins of ethnobotany before putting your recognition skills to the test to figure out which of the plants are nice or nasty. 




Daily from Saturday 5 July to Sunday 20 July, 3.30pm
Atrium Level 1, Free