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.

America Wild: National Parks Adventure
America Wild
Availability:
  • February 20–March 28
  • 12pm, 2pm, 4pm*, 6pm*
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 Thu/Sat/Sun/Hol only. 6pm show plays Thu only.

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

Humpback Whales
Humpback Whales
Availability:
  • Until February 19
  • 12pm, 2pm, 4pm*, 6pm*
  • February 20–March 28
  • 11am* (if booked by school group), 1pm, 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.
*4pm show plays Sat/Sun/Hol only. 6pm show plays Thu only. 11am show is subject to availability.

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

D-Day: Normandy 1944
D-Day
Availability:
  • Until February 19
  • 11am (if booked by school group)*, 1pm, 7pm*
  • February 20–March 28
  • 11am (if booked by school group)*, 7pm*
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. (Aussi disponible en français)
*11am show subject to availability. 7pm show plays Thu only.

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

Island of Lemurs: Madagascar
Availability:
  • January 4–February 19
  • 11am (if booked by school group)*, 3pm
  • February 20–June 30
  • 11am (if booked by school group)*
Duration:
45 min
Take a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of Madagascar and discover the incredible true story of nature's greatest explorers—lemurs. Join trailblazing scientist Dr Patricia Wright on her lifelong mission to help these strange and adorable creatures survive in the modern world.
*11am show is subject to availability.

Island of Lemurs: Madagascar Official Trailer #1 (2014) - Nature Documentary HD

Hidden Universe
Availability:
  • 11am (if booked by school group)*, 5pm*
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. 5pm show plays Thu only.

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

Showtimes

Jan 4–Feb 19

11amTeacher's Choice (if booked)
12pmHumpback Whales
1pmD-Day
2pmHumpback Whales
3pmIsland of Lemurs: Madagascar
4pmHumpback Whales (Thu/Sat/Sun/Hol only)
5pmHidden Universe (Thu only)
6pmHumpback Whales (Thu only)
7pmD-Day (Thu only)

Feb 20–Mar 28

11amTeacher's Choice (if booked)
12pmAmerica Wild
1pmHumpback Whales
2pmAmerica Wild
3pmHumpback Whales
4pmAmerica Wild (Thu/Sat/Sun/Hol only)
5pmHidden Universe (Thu only)
6pmAmerica Wild (Thu only)
7pmD-Day (Thu only)

Show schedule subject to change without notice. Films are 45 minutes long unless otherwise indicated.

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
Feb 16Human Body
Feb 17Ultimate Wave Tahiti
Feb 18Mysteries of Egypt
Feb 23Human Body
Feb 24Hubble
Feb 25Human Body
Feb 26Human Body


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.