Students investigate energy transformations and Newton's Laws of Motion using water rockets, which are simple, safe, cheap and guaranteed to fly.  They can be launched separately, are spectacular, and always fun. 

The program is suitable for years 7 and 8.

Reach for the Stars Program Booking

Booking Form

To allow time to complete your pre-visit work it is recommended that you book a minimum of 4 weeks in advance. Items marked with an * are mandatory. Other fields are optional.

Day Selection

Please nominate three dates in order of preference. Times: 9:30am - 12:00 pm or 12:30pm - 3:00pm. Bookings are popular and are allocated on a first come first served basis.

Reach for the Stars -$10 (plus GST) per student Includes:

  • Pre-visit lessons
  • All materials used in the construction of water rockets

A minimum of 1 or a maximum of 4 teachers can accompany the students at no cost.

Your reservation will be confirmed via email. You will then have one week to confirm your booking with a $50 non-refundable deposit.

Liability : Schools may be liable for any damages caused by their students to any equipment or furniture within the Space Centre.

* Please notify VSSEC if there are any students within the group with special medical or learning needs.


Contact Us:

VSSEC, 400 Pascoe Vale Road, Strathmore 3041
Ph: (03) 9379 3456
Fax: (03) 9374 3855

Payable to:
Strathmore Secondary College
ABN: 52 165 055 724