School Holidays at the Museum of the Goldfields

Sat 30 Jun 2018Sun 15 Jul 2018


Museum of the Goldfields

Sparkles and Specks

Join us as we explore planets, stars and sparkles these school holidays. There is something for everyone with guided and unguided activities to enjoy.

Sparkle Crafts

Dates: Monday to Friday 2 – 13 July
Times: 10.30am
Cost: $5
Age: 5+
Bookings: Places are limited so bookings are essential. Bookings can be made by calling 9021 8533.

Using recycled crushed glass to create a mobile with sparkling shapes, we’ll learn about recycling in the Goldfields.

Journey Through the Planets and Stars

Dates: 30 June – 15 July
Times: 10am – 3pm
Cost: $5
Age: 5+
Bookings: Not required.

Crack the time and space travel puzzle and visit the planets in our galaxy and some of our closest stars.

Your travelling machine is a bit erratic and it does not know where you are! Use the clues to help you find out where you are in the galaxy and how to get home.

Search for Winter Warmers

Dates: 30 June – 15 July
Times: 10am – 3pm
Cost: Free
Age: All
Bookings: Not required.

As you explore the Museum you will find ways people kept warm in our cold winter weather. Some are pictures and some are objects. Can you find them all?

Programs are subject to availability. All children 12 years and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Caption: Sparkling mobiles made out of recycled glass.

Credit: WA Museum

Getting Here

Western Australian Museum - Kalgoorlie-Boulder Map


17 Hannan Street,
Western Australia,

(08) 9021 8533

Western Australian Museum - Kalgoorlie-Boulder Map

By Bus
The Museum is located accessible with all three of the city's bus routes, visit the PTA website for timetables.

By Car
Parking is available onsite.