Discover our daily themes!
Structures are all around you, everywhere you look and everywhere you go! Join a team of scientists to inspect the elements of structures as you build, test, and – yes – even eat some structures you create. Climb inside a geodesic dome that you construct with fellow campers. Build a Soma cube puzzle that may even stump your parents!+
Investigate the world of simple machines as you learn that machines are helpful for work or play! Assemble and control pulleys, levers, catapults, and mega-pinchers! Use the machines you create to feed yourself and shoot ping-pong balls! Operating your simple machines will make work seem like play.+
Chemistry is part of your everyday life, but what is Chemistry? Explore this great topic and use chemistry to make your own sidewalk chalk. Create a crystal garden out of common household items and use chromatography to make a camp T-shirt.+
Birds & The Beasts
Study Biology as you become an Ornithologist and discover the unique characteristics of birds. Investigate feathers to see how birds fly. Dissect owl pellets to find out what they eat. Make your own seed mixture to attract your favourite species of birds to your own yard.+
Explore the use of light to utilise more than one form of photography. Make a cool kaleidoscope with mirrors. Use a camera obscura to help you understand how a camera works. Get artistic and create a print to take home.+
Our Camp Pricing
Moving with Science16 to 20 December 2019
- Fun interactive & educational; with charismatic Mad Scientists leading each camp.
- Patented contents that resonate with kids; 5 days of activities from 10am to 4pm.
- Lunch provided daily.
- Mad Science take home kits and/or project every camp day.
- Early Bird Discount of 10% for SAFRA members (sign up before 31 Oct)
- Drop off between 9am to 10am & Pick up from 4pm to 5pm.
Our other 3 Camp Themes for Nov & Dec 2019
Junior Occupations (25th to 29th November 2019)
It's Mad Science at work – literally! Children discover and experiment with Science that could one day be their dream occupation! Hands on and minds on, kids build their own bird feeder, dig for minerals, erupt a volcano, create a cloud in a bottle and build a geodesic dome among other exciting stuff that just might help your child discover his / her vocation!!Learn more & Sign-up Today!
Underground Explorers (2nd to 6th December 2019)
Calling all Junior Archaeologists! Uncover the mysteries of ancient civilizations and the history of Palaeontology. Learn about the techniques, tools, and artefacts that teach us about the history of humans on earth. Study bone fragments, pottery shards, amber deposits, and fossils. Can you puzzle out the culture of a long-lost city using only a handful of clues?Learn more & Sign-up Today!
Flight Academy (9th to 13th December 2019)
The week will fly by as we travel through time looking at the earliest flying machines right up to modern day rocket launches. Become a Junior Aviator and discover the principles of flight and aerodynamics. Zip up your space suit for a planetary tour while we investigate the wonders of our very own Milky Way. Join your fellow astronauts as we send an awesome Mad Science rocket to the moon.Learn more & Sign-up Today!