September holiday workshops

We're thrilled to be partnering with Lake Macquarie City Council these holidays!

Enjoy engaging experiments and interactive STEM activities for children at our a ‘pop up lab’ science workshops.


Children and an accompanying adult will have fun with hands-on science experiments themed around physics and chemistry.


Suitable for ages 3-11 years. Bookings essential.

$7 per child, parents can attend free of charge.


All bookings via Lake Mac Libraries website. Click here to book now.

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October holiday workshops

Whether you're looking for family-friendly fun, parent-child bonding, or something to do with friends, our interactive science workshops are guaranteed to stimulate and entertain your kids.

Crazy chemistry - SOLD OUT

1hr (best for 3-8yrs*)
Mess-maker’s delight! This introduction to chemistry encourages hands-on experimentation and is filled with squishy, bubbly, colourful fun. Make and test stretchy, inflatable slime. Explore chemical reactions with bubbling erupting volcanoes. Discover salt’s water loving properties first-hand as you create rainbow raised salt paintings to take home.
Thursday 1st October     

10:00am or 12:30pm

Friday 9th October           

10:00am or 12:30pm

Fun forensics - SOLD OUT

1hr 15 min (best for 5-10yrs*)
Think like a forensic scientist! Solve a ‘messy artist’ dilemma by investigating ghosting, transfer, swipe and cast-off paint patterns. Learn how to dust for fingerprints, examine ridge patterns and transfer prints between objects. Use cool chemistry to write colour-changing secret messages.
Friday 2nd October             

10:00am or 12:45pm

Thursday 8th October       

10:00am or 12:45pm
*Age ranges are indicative only. Both workshops are suitable for children aged 3-10yrs. Parent/carer supervision is required.


Unit 13/132 Garden Grove Pde, Adamstown. NSW.

$27 per child

COVID-19 Safety
Curious Cubs is a registered COVID Safe business with a COVID-19 safety plan in place.
Our programs have been modified to comply with COVID-19 social distancing requirements. We can only accommodate one parent/carer per enrolled child at these workshops. Unfortunately, additional adults and non-participating siblings are not permitted to attend on this occasion
Each participant will have their own activity station. Enhanced cleaning practices are in place, with surface and equipment cleaning before and after each workshop. Children and adults experiencing coughing and/or flu-like symptoms are respectfully asked not to attend.

Bookings are essential (max. 8 children per session).
Please click here or on the 'BOOK NOW' button to book your child's spot.


Please email us at

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Let's collaborate

We host school holiday workshops and pop up labs across Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Hunter and Central Coast regions. If you are interested in partnering with Curious Cubs please contact us to collaborate!

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