On Thursday 31 October, the attraction will open at 9:30am for regular trade. Last admission is 3:00pm and the attraction will close at 4:30pm. 

Our Brick or Treat Halloween Event will open at 5:00pm, last admission at 6:30pm and the attraction will close at 8:00pm. For more information regarding the ticketed event, see here: https://melbourne.legolanddiscoverycentre.com.au/whats-inside/events/halloween-brick-or-treat/

On Friday 1 November, we will have our Halloween Adult Night! The attraction will open at 9:30am for regular trade. Last admission is 4:00pm and the attraction will close at 5:30pm. Our Adult Night will begin at 6:00pm. For more information, see here: https://melbourne.legolanddiscoverycentre.com.au/whats-inside/events/adult-night-event-on-1-november/

 

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School Excursions

LEGOLAND® Discovery Centres have collaborated with LEGO® Education to provide unique, high quality learning experiences. 

EARLY LEARNING

Inspire your students' imaginations with educational play that harnesses the limitless creative possibilities of LEGO® bricks. LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Melbourne offers hands-on activities that reinforce concepts in science, mathematics, language, arts and more while building collaboration, communication, creativity, critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Choose from the following LEGO Education workshops:

  • Seasons
    Kinder - Prep | 30-35 mins
    Earth Sciences, Literacy, Collaboration
    Help your early years students learn about the seasons the hands-on way. In this workshop,
    students learn about what makes a good story and will then build and share what they know
    about the current season.

Please note school excursions are only available on weekdays during Victorian primary school dates, excluding public holidays. 

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For all school holiday programs or group bookings outside of term time, please visit our Groups page. 

primary SCHOOLS

HANDS – ON LEARNING

Inspire your students imaginations with educational play that harnesses the limitless creative possibilities of LEGO® bricks.

LEGOLAND Discovery Centre offers hands-on learning across the curriculum, including science, mathematics, language, arts, technology, and engineering design, while building and reinforcing collaboration, communication, creativity, critical thinking and problem solving skills.

We facilitate learning through interactive experiences to promote deeper engagement with the subject matter.

Choose from the following LEGO Education workshops:

    • Spinning Tops
      Grades 1-2 | 30-35 mins
      Engineering, Design, Mathematics
      In this exciting workshop, students build and experiment with LEGO spinning tops. Students
      learn about how scientists perform experiments by developing theories, conducting their own
      experiments and collecting data.
    • Spin the Gears
      Grades 3-4 | 45 mins
      Engineering, Design, Mathematics
      Gears, gears, gears! In this workshop, students will build a series of models and experiment with
      gears. Students will explore concepts surrounding different types of gears, force , and ratios;
      and how these elements work together within simple machines.
    • Merry-Go-Round
      Grades 5-6 | 45 mins
      Engineering, Design, Mathematics
      A fun, hands-on way to get students excited about engineering, design and mathematics.
      Students build a LEGO merry-go-round to explore gear ratios then experiment with gear trains
      to see which combination enables their ride to spin the fastest.
  • What a Great Experience!
    Grades 2-6 | 45 mins
    English Language Arts
    In this workshop, students will build their characters and settings to develop a plot using LEGO
    bricks! Students learn about the key elements of a narrative and will get to practice storytelling
    and collaboration.

Please note school excursions are only available on weekdays during Victorian primary school dates, excluding public holidays. 

BOOK ONLINE NOW

For all school holiday programs or group bookings outside of term time, please visit our Groups page. 

OUR PROGRAMS & LEGO® EDUCATION

LEGOLAND® Discovery Centres and LEGO Education work in partnership to deliver high quality educational experiences that will prepare today’s students for tomorrow’s world. Now educators can discover the learning philosophy of LEGO Education in the thrilling atmosphere of LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Melbourne, offering a wonderful balance of learning and fun.

 

To book your excursion, please click on the bookings tab above and fill out our bookings form. You will then receive an email from our Bookings Officer. 

We offer individual school admission for school excursions for groups of 10+ students, and offer curriculum aligned Classroom Workshops for school groups of 15+. Please click here to find out more about these programs.

PROGRAM TYPE
PRICE PER STUDENT
FREE TEACHER RATIO
PRICE PER ADDITIONAL TEACHER

General Admission School Visit – Attraction Admission Only

$10 per student incl GST

1:5 free teacher ratio

Additional teachers or chaperones:

$16.25 per person

Attraction Admission PLUS 45 minute Classroom Workshop lesson

$14 per student  incl GST

1:5 free teacher ratio

Additional teachers or chaperones:

$16.25 per person incl GST

 

Carers/Integration aides are Free of Charge

 

PROGRAM TYPE
TIME SLOTS

General Admission School Visit – Attraction Admission Only

School entry Monday – Wednesday can be booked every half hour from 9.30am – 4pm. On Thursdays and Fridays, there is also a 4.30pm admission time-slot.

 

You must arrive 10 minutes before your visit. We recommend 2-3 hours inside the attraction with your class.

Attraction Admission PLUS 45 minute Classroom Workshop lesson

Classroom workshops can be booked Monday - Friday at:

 

10am – 10.45am

11am – 11.45am

12pm - 12:45am

1pm - 1:45pm 

You must arrive half an hour before your visit. We recommend 2-3 hours inside the attraction with your class.

 

Please note that we DO NOT run our Classroom Workshops during school holidays, public holidays and on weekends.

 

Payment can be made on arrival, or an invoice can be issued on day of visit. If invoiced, payment for visit must be received within 7 days of visit. 

Cancellation Policy

Once confirmed, bookings cancelled within 7 days of the scheduled date will incur a 50% cancellation fee to cover costs. Cancellations or non-arrival on the day will be charged in full. Cancellations made more than 7 days prior to the scheduled date of visit will not be charged. The booking date can be rescheduled within the same year (subject to availability) more than 7 days prior to the scheduled date of visit.

 

  • Arrival: Ensure your group arrives 30 minutes prior if you have booked a Classroom Workshop booked. If you have booked School Group General Admission only, check in is 10 minutes prior to your selected time. Check in at admissions upon arrival.

 

  • Pre/post entry: Groups are not permitted to enter the attraction before or after the scheduled visit due to safety and logistical reasons. No re-entry will be issued once you have left the attraction.

 

  • Eating arrangements: We do not have space within the building for groups to eat inside. We encourage groups to eat in nearby parklands before/after your program.

  • Toilets: The toilets are located at the back of the attraction. There is limited access – please escort smaller groups of around 5 as required, DO NOT take full schools/groups to the facilities at once.

  • Minimum class numbers:  A minimum of 10 students is required for a self-guided visit. A minimum of 15 students is required for a visit with an included Classroom Workshop. If you plan to attend with less, the group will be charged for the minimum number of required students. 

  • Specialist schools: The 10 minimum ratio does not apply to these groups; however please ensure you notify us if you are a specialist school upon booking.

  • Parking: Coach Drop off and parking area: Drop off is outside Capital Kitchen (next to David Jones). Coaches will then be required to park at the bus depot outside Tower 1. Groups will walk to the attraction from Capital Kitchen, past GAP (right hand side), continue straight to the car park and take the lift to level 4.

  • Public Transport: Oakleigh Station is the quickest option, with buses departing every few minutes on weekdays and at least every 10 minutes on weekends. The 903 bus will take you direct to Chadstone. Alternatively you can take routes: 742, 800, 802, 804 or 862 (towards Chadstone); or 900 (towards Caulfield).

  • What To Bring: All guests require closed toe shoes to ride the Merlin’s Apprentice and socks to participate in our soft play.

BOOK YOUR school excursion

CONTACT INFORMATION

If you would like to contact us or make a booking, please fill out the contact form below:

Please note school excursions are only available on weekdays during Victorian primary school dates, excluding public holidays. For all school holiday programs or group bookings outside of term time, please visit our Groups page. 

School Contact Booking Form

All Workshop bookings must be made 14 days in advance.

Check website for time-slots

To book your excursion, simply email Melbourne@LEGOLANDDiscoveryCentre.com.au with your chosen date of visit and our friendly bookings officer will be in touch. 

We offer individual school admission for school excursions for groups of 10+ students, and offer curriculum aligned Classroom Workshops for school groups of 15+. Please click here to find out more about these programs.

 

Please note school excursions are only available on weekdays during Victorian primary school dates, excluding public holidays. 

For all school holiday programs or group bookings outside of term time, please visit our Groups page. 

Program type
Price per student
Free teacher ratio
Price per additional teacher

General Admission School Visit – Attraction Admission Only

$10 per student incl GST

1:5 free teacher ratio

Additional teachers or chaperones:

$16.25 per person

Attraction Admission PLUS 45 minute Classroom Workshop lesson

$14 per student  incl GST

1:5 free teacher ratio

Additional teachers or chaperones:

$16.25 per person incl GST

 

Carers/Integration aides are Free of Charge

 

Please note all school entry prices are only valid during Victorian primary school term dates, and are not valid on weekends, public holidays, or Victorian school holiday dates. During this time, all school holiday programs will need to book a visit under a Group visit. 

Program type
Time slots

General Admission School Visit – Attraction Admission Only

School entry Monday – Wednesday can be booked every half hour from 9.30am – 4pm. On Thursdays and Fridays, there is also a 4.30pm admission time-slot.

 

You must arrive 10 minutes before your visit. We recommend 2-3 hours inside the attraction with your class.

Attraction Admission PLUS 45 minute Classroom Workshop lesson

Classroom workshops can be booked Monday - Friday at:

 

10am – 10.45am

11am – 11.45am

12pm - 12:45am

1pm - 1:45pm 

You must arrive half an hour before your visit. We recommend 2-3 hours inside the attraction with your class.

 

Please note that we DO NOT run our Classroom Workshops during school holidays, public holidays and on weekends.

An invoice will be issued on the day of visit. Payment for visit must be received within 7 days of visit. 

Cancellation Policy

Once confirmed, bookings cancelled within 14 days of the scheduled date will incur a 50% cancellation fee to cover costs. Cancellations or non-arrival on the day will be charged in full. Cancellations made more than 14 days prior to the scheduled date of visit will not be charged. The booking date can be rescheduled within the same year (subject to availability) more than 14 days prior to the scheduled date of visit.

 

  • Arrival: Ensure your group arrives 30 minutes prior if you have booked a Classroom Workshop booked. If you have booked School Group General Admission only, check in is 10 minutes prior to your selected time. Check in at admissions upon arrival.

  • Group sizes: Please arrange the students into group(s) sizes arranged at booking your time session, maximum of 60 students. An Admissions member will confirm your total numbers upon visit and assist with any group size adjustments if required.

  • Pre/post entry: Groups are not permitted to enter the attraction before or after the scheduled visit due to safety and logistical reasons. No re-entry will be issued once you have left the attraction.

  • Eating arrangements: We do not have space within the building for groups to eat inside. We encourage groups to eat in nearby parklands before/after your program.

  • Toilets: The toilets are located at the back of the attraction. There is limited access – please escort smaller groups of around 5 as required, DO NOT take full schools/groups to the facilities at once.

  • Minimum class numbers:  A minimum of 10 students is required for a self-guided visit. A minimum of 15 students is required for a visit with an included Classroom Workshop. If you plan to attend with less, the group will be charged for the minimum number of required students. 

  • Specialist schools: The 10 minimum ratio does not apply to these groups; however please ensure you notify us if you are a specialist school upon booking.

  • Parking: Coach Drop off and parking area: Drop off is outside Capital Kitchen (next to David Jones). Coaches will then be required to park at the bus depot outside Tower 1. Groups will walk to the attraction from Capital Kitchen, past GAP (right hand side), continue straight to the car park and take the lift to level 4.

  • Public Transport: Oakleigh Station is the quickest option, with buses departing every few minutes on weekdays and at least every 10 minutes on weekends. The 903 bus will take you direct to Chadstone. Alternatively you can take routes: 742, 800, 802, 804 or 862 (towards Chadstone); or 900 (towards Caulfield).

  • What To Bring: All guests require closed toe shoes to ride the Merlin’s Apprentice and socks to participate in our soft play.

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HOME SCHOOLS

HANDS – ON LEARNING

Inspire your students imaginations with educational play that harnesses the limitless creative possibilities of LEGO® bricks.

LEGOLAND Discovery Centre offers hands-on learning across the curriculum, including science, mathematics, language, arts, technology, and engineering design, while building and reinforcing collaboration, communication, creativity, critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Our centres facilitate learning through interactive experiences to promote deeper engagement with the subject matter. Bookings are now available to home schools for a self-guided experience. Worksheets are also available for download.

Please note home school bookings are self-guided and are only available on weekdays during Victorian primary school dates, excluding public holidays. 

For LEGO Education Workshops, home schools of 10 or more students are able to book the relevant program from our Primary School or Kindergarten excursion options here

For all school holiday programs or group bookings outside of term time, please visit our Groups page.