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For ages 8+ | 11 January | 12pm-4pm | The Edge | $45
Ticket price is per family (1 adult and 1 child 8+ years old)
Get ready to pimp your NERF gun! Working together in teams of two, you will learn and apply basic engineering principles to achieve the balance between making your NERF gun look flash and fantastic with ultimate functionality. All participants will need to wear enclosed shoes.
Children must be accompanied by an adult and be over 8 years old.
Join us for a summer of fun at our annual Summer Festival, 14 Dec - 25 Jan! With activities for children of all ages, there will be something new and exciting for your family to explore.
Bring children under 5 and explore our Jarjum Stories exhibition or dance and sing at a free First 5 Forever session.
Children 8-14 can engineer a robot racer using Lego, challenge themselves with a treasure hunt and join a game of comic book scrabble.
Teens can spark their imagination and meet new people with dedicated Dungeons and Dragons workshops, fabric printing, exploring new worlds in a VR (virtual reality) environment. Plus, teens can design their own spaces and objects, using creative and technology equipment at The Edge, including sewing machines and the laser cutter.
Please be advised that your financial institution may incur an additional processing fee. Cancellations will be accepted up to 24 hours prior to event commencement.
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