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Experience the Universe in 3D

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Date: Tuesday 4 July - Friday 14 July 2017
Venue: Swinburne University Virtual Reality Theatre, Ground floor, AR Building, AR104, Hawthorn Campus

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Screenshot from Swinburne Astronomy Productions 'Bigger than big'

Experience the Universe in 3D during the July school holidays at Swinburne's Virtual Reality Theatre. The 50-minute session will take you on an amazing journey starting in the solar system and then on to explore a Universe that is 'bigger than big'.

AstroTours feature amazing 3D movies created by the award-winning Swinburne Astronomy Productions team, and all sessions are presented by the Centre's astronomers or postgraduate researchers.

Session times are shown below and places are limited.

  • Tuesday 4 July, 10am
  • Tuesday 4 July, 2pm
  • Thursday 6 July, 10am
  • Wednesday 12 July, 10am
  • Wednesday 12 July, 2pm
  • Friday 14 July, 2pm

Please arrive at least 10-15 minutes before the advertised start time.

AstroTours are suitable for children aged 6 years and above. 5 year olds can attend if they're accompanying another child aged 6 or above. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. For safety reasons no prams/strollers, etc are allowed in the theatre.

Visit the Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing for more information.

Contact Information: Elizabeth Thackray
Email: Tel: +61 3 9214 5569