Early Start Discovery Space

Participate in research in the Discovery Space

January 21, 2021

Early Start is home to world leading researchers that are investigating real life challenges that have a transformational impact on the lives of children.

Christmas is coming to the Discovery Space!

December 5, 2019

Christmas is nearly here!

Support Early Start by donating to their Discovery Space Giving Tree

November 30, 2019

Help make play-based learning accessible to all.

Discovery Space Family Fun Pass: Four weeks for only $79

November 11, 2019

How much fun can you fit in 4 weeks?!

Ellie Taylor – Research Coordinator (Acting) and Project Officer, Faculty of Social Sciences

October 31, 2019

How long have you worked at UOW?

Help create a Discovery Space Program and get a free lunch

October 31, 2019

Looking for parents of children aged 3 – 10 years to join our research discussion group about healthy eating and physical activity for children.

Early Start Discovery Space: Cooking, LEGO robotics and insect hotel programs

October 17, 2019

Early Start Discovery Space is offering three multi-week creative programs to inspire creativity and fun!

Kooky Spooky halloween party

October 14, 2019

Explore the Discovery Space, after-dark at this family-friendly Halloween spooktacular.

UOW children’s christmas party: RSVP by 25 October

October 3, 2019

Please come along and join UOW’s Christmas celebrations, now in its fifth decade of operation.

Be part of the latest research in early childhood

August 29, 2019

Early Start is home to world-leading researchers who are always on the lookout for children and families to participate in important studies.

Early Start celebrates National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day

August 12, 2019

More than 75 people from across the Illawarra attended National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day celebrations at UOW Early Start Discovery Space on Monday 5 August.

UOW Early Start Discovery Space: Hooked on fun

August 8, 2019

Over 200 children from across the Illawarra entered UOW Early Start Discovery Space’s Name the Crane Competition.

Early Start Discovery Space school holiday program

June 26, 2019

Keep those little hands busy these school holidays with bookable workshops, including LEGO, slime, art, comic books, construction site tours and loads of free daily activities – all around the theme of USE YOUR HANDS!

15% off at Early Start for UniLife members

June 12, 2019

The Early Start Discovery Space is an extraordinary learning through play destination for children from birth to 10 years and their families.

Discovery Space school holiday workshops

April 3, 2019

Calling all budding sleuths!