OMNIMAX® Notice

At 5pm each day from May 21–23, we'll be doing special screenings of the popular OMNIMAX film, Everest.

OMNIMAX® Theatre

Enhance your Science World experience with an immersive film on the largest OMNIMAX dome screen in the world! At an incredible 5 storeys high and 27 metres in diameter, the theatre boasts a sensational wrap-around digital sound system to put you right in the middle of the action.

Hidden Universe
Availability:
  • Until May 6
  • 11am (if booked by school group)*, 3pm
Duration:
45 min

Take an extraordinary journey into space where the deepest reaches of our universe are brought to life with unprecedented clarity through real images captured by the world's most powerful telescopes. Stunning images of space allow you to explore the earliest galaxies, watch stars being born in vivid clouds of gas and dust, tour the surface of Mars, and witness images of distant celestial structures including stunning views of the Sun.

*11am show is subject to availability.

Hidden Universe 3D - Theatrical Trailer (2013) - Deep Space IMAX Movie [HD]

Hubble
IMAX Hubble
Availability:
  • 11am (if booked by school group)*
  • May 14 & 15: 11am, 5pm
Duration:
45 min

Experience a gripping story of hope, crushing disappointment, dazzling ingenuity, bravery and triumph. Hubble takes viewers on a journey through distant galaxies to explore the grandeur and mysteries of our celestial surroundings and accompany spacewalking astronauts as they attempt the most difficult and important tasks in NASA’s history.

*11am show is subject to availability.
D-Day: Normandy 1944
D-Day
Availability:
  • May 7–June 30
  • 11am (if booked by school group)*, 1pm
Duration:
45 min

On June 6, 1944, the largest Allied operation of World War II began in Normandy, France. Yet, few know in detail exactly why and how. From the end of 1943 through August 1944, this region became the most important location in the world. Blending multiple cinematographic techniques, including animation, CGI and stunning live-action images, D-Day: Normandy 1944 brings this monumental event to the world’s largest screens for the first time. Audiences of all ages will discover, from a new perspective, how this landing changed the world. Exploring history, military strategy, science, technology and human values, the film pays tribute to those who gave their lives for our freedom…A duty of memory, a duty of gratitude.

*11am show subject to availability.

Trailer D-DAY: NORMANDY 1944⎪Now playing in IMAX® and giant screens theaters

America Wild: National Parks Adventure
America Wild
Availability:
  • Until June 30
  • 12pm, 2pm, 4pm*
Duration:
45 min

Take the ultimate off-trail adventure into the awe-inspiring great outdoors and untamed wilderness. Immersive IMAX® cinematography takes viewers soaring over red rock canyons, hurtling up craggy mountain peaks and into other-worldly realms found within some of the most legendary outdoor playgrounds, including Yellowstone, Glacier National Park, Yosemite, the Everglades and Arches. Join world-class mountaineer Conrad Anker, adventure photographer Max Lowe and artist Rachel Pohl as they hike, climb and explore their way across America’s majestic parks in an action-packed expedition that will inspire the adventurer in us all.

*4pm show plays Sat/Sun/Hol only.

National Parks Adventure Trailer - Narrated by Robert Redford - Official Theatrical Trailer - 4K

Humpback Whales
Humpback Whales
Availability:
  • Until May 6
  • 1pm
  • May 7–June 30
  • 3pm
Duration:
45 min

Dive into the mysterious world of one of nature’s most awe-inspiring marine mammals. Humpback Whales takes audiences to Alaska, Hawaii and the remote islands of Tonga for an up-close look at how these whales communicate, sing, feed, play and take care of their young. Join a team of researchers as they unlock the secrets of the humpback and find out what makes humpbacks the most acrobatic of all whales, why they sing their haunting songs, and why these intelligent 15-metre, 44-tonne animals migrate more than 9,600 kilometres round-trip every year.

*11am show is subject to availability.

Humpback Whales - Narrated by Ewan McGregor - Official IMAX Theatrical Trailer [4K]

Teacher's Choice

At 11am, Science World offers special films to school groups that teachers can book in advance. These are also open to the general public to view.

Upcoming Teacher's Choice films:

DateFilm
May 4Hubble
May 5Bugs!
May 9Bugs!
May 10Humpback Whales
May 11Hubble
May 12Humpback Whales
May 13Bugs!


If a day is not listed above, there will be no "Teacher's Choice" film on that day. The above schedules are subject to change without notice.