Early Start Discovery Space Wollongong


Is it a bird, is it a plane? No, it’s Superhero Month at the Early Start Discovery Space!  Join us for all things Superhero with play-based exploration and experimentation. Will you have the knowledge, power and skills to become a Superhero?

SPECIAL ACTIVITIES – 10.30am, 11.30am & 2.30pm

Superhero Exercise Class  Let’s get our hearts beating and our bodies moving in this high energy exercise class.  We’ll be practicing our superhero moves by twisting, spinning, leaping and much more. 

Super Powers Test Lab Ever wondered what it would be like to have a super power?  Well now is your chance to find out! Join us in our Super Powers Test Lab to explore different powers such as flight, super agility and much more!    Ice Cube Rescue Some minifig explorers have gotten themselves trapped in the ice! Use your enquiry skills to question, guess, and experiment with different ways to help them get free. Plant Protectors Learn about our most valuable treasure – planet Earth! Find the different plants in the Discovery Gardens and learn how to take care of them.

Mission: Find Ben!  OH NO! The dastardly Capitan Smarty Pants is at it again, this time he has hidden Ben the Hermit Crab.  Help us find Ben by following the map and reading the clues to discover his location.  Superhero Theme Song WHAMMMM! BAMMM! POWWWW! What sounds can you add together to make your own Superhero theme song?

Super Slime Ewwwy, gooeeey, stretchy and sticky!! Come along and make some slime, how will you use your Super Slime to save the day?

Hero Medals – Tuesday 7 May till Sunday 12 May   Mold, twist and shape clay into a medal for a hero in your life – the perfect hand-made gift for Mother’s Day.

Super Power Paint Play – Tuesday 14 till Sunday 19 May  Experiment with colours, shapes and different brush strokes to represent your super power.   Superhero Mask – Tuesday 21 till Sunday 26 May   Become a superhero by making your own superhero mask.  Decorate your mask with colours, textures and lots more!

STORY TIME – 10am, 12pm & 2pm each day

Dylan the Villain by K.G Campbell Dylan thought he was the VERY BEST and CLEVEREST super-villain in the world, until he meet Addison Van Malice.  Join us to find out who is the most diabolic super-villain! 

Even Superheroes have bad days by Shelly Becker Just like us superheroes have bad days too! Explore how superheroes find ways to express their feelings.

The day I lost my superpowers by Michael Escoffier and Kris Di Giacomo A charming story of how a little girl uses her imagination to test out her own extraordinary super powers – but wait are they real?     

Superhero Instruction Manual by Kristy Dempsey Are your muscles made of elastic?  Can you soar through the air? Join us as we become superheroes by following seven easy steps!

Ten Little Superheroes by Mike Brownlow & Simon Rickerty Discover what happens to Mike Brownlow and Simon Rickery’s ‘Ten Little Superheroes’ as they try to save the day from the League of Bad Guys.

For more information and full calendar of events visit their website.  Information on getting there