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Microscopic Adventure 2024 is a FREE event that the Optics Central team will be hosting in collaboration with Saxon Australia! A family friendly experience that will enable you or your children to observe and learn about the microscope world! 

Reserve your spot below! Limited participants slots available.


Activities Desciption
Under The POND You will be introduced initially to the world of microscopes through a live microscopic view of the mysterious elements found in our pond water! this station will be broadcasting constantly throughout the event so feel free to return here to observe the changes!
Treasure Hunt With protective equipment given like a pair of gloves, hurry out to the surrounding and find the many 'treasures' we have placed and put them under a stereo microscope for a close observation!
Webs Stronger Than Steel Under a biological microscope, you will get a chance to learn much more about these arachnids and their webs which are stronger than steel!
Free For ALL With over 100 samples lying around, now is the best time to grab whatever you want to see at the microscopic level and take some wicked pictures with your phone!
Clean Up Unfortunately, every great things must come to an end, and so we must muster our courage and return the equipment...

A promotion will be running for selected microscopes, so it is the best day to get hooked into the world of the microscopics!


Location 8/23 Cook Road, Mitcham 3132, Victoria
Date 18th May 2024
Session time 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm
Session duration 50 minutes
Cost FREE!

Reserve your spot below! Limited participants slots available. Please book only one session per group!