Science Under The Stars

Come to CCPS to celebrate National Science Week 2013

Our special day is coming soon....

This is our Community Science event at Castle Cove PS to celebrate National Science Week 2013.


Please visit the CCPS Science website for updates and more background information about the night.

Science Under the Stars

Friday, Aug. 9th 2013 at 5:15-8:30pm

Castle Cove Public School Kendall Rd, Castle Cove, New South Wales, Australia

Programme for the Night

5.15pm - Connected Classroom - Welcome and acknowledgement of country


Indigenous Astronomy Talk : Dr Duane Hamacher - Lecturer in Indigenous Astronomy, Nura Gili centre for Indigenous programs , UNSW


6.00pm- 8.30pm

Playground 1 - Telescope session - North Shore Astronomical Society Volunteers

1/2 hour sessions from 6.30pm onwards. Bookings are essential for this event please fill out the form below. A gold coin donation is required for these sessions.


Playground 2 - iPad session (BYOD) using SkyView app ($2.59)

1/2 hour sessions from 6.30pm onwards.


Hall - Exhibition of student work

- Senior Science Investigations

- Year 4 Space inspired art

- Year 4 Solar System websites -onscreen


Hall- Student led demonstrations and hand -on activities

- Elephant's Toothpaste

- Red Cabbage Chemistry

- Acid base rockets

- Oobleck


Senior H - Dissection of mammalian heart - Rebekah and Lily Raymond


Storytelling in the Library


Food:- Sausage Sizzle/BBQ organized by your P&C


Booking Form

Please use the link below to book your telescope session. We ask for a gold coin donation for these sessions. Please book one ticket per person attending the session not per family.


Please click on this link to book Science Under the Stars


All other events are FREE!!!!! and do not need a booking.