16. October 2019 - 16:00
Share it on:

STEAMLab - WEDNESDAY (Afternoon) 4PM - 5PM @ Berala Community Centre - Term 4 2019 | Berala Community Centre | Wednesday, 16. October 2019

STEAMLab is a fun hands on, interactive learning environment with a focus on learning and experimenting with Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths for young people 7-17 years.  You will learn to question, explore and experiment and apply these to real world challenges.
* Note children under 12 years must be accompanied by an *****.  All guardians/parents must remain on site during the program.
Cost Per Term:


Number of Sessions:
10 Sessions
Most programs run to the school term format, pausing during school holiday periods.
The quantity of sessions within a term will fluctuate from term to term. A term will usually include between 9 - 11 sessions.

 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

1 hour

This may be subject to change - it should be expected that casual facilitators will cover for primary facilitators from time to time.

General Restrictions / Requirements:
Children under 12 years must be accompanied by an *****

Is this program appropriate for people of all abilities

Age Requirements:
(7-17 years)
 Youth under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an ***** at all time

Contact for Program:
Please contact Centre staff on:
Phone: 8757 9026
Email: beralacommunitycentre@cumberland.nsw.gov.au

Notes / Relevant Information:

Resources / Equipment:    

Trial Sessions:                  
Not Available

Frequently Asked Questions

Transport options:
The centre is located a short walk from the Berala Train Station and Bus Stops.
Local Bus Services:
908 Bus and N50 City to Liverpool (stops at Tilba Street, Berala Town Centre and other surrounding Bus Stops)
Free Community Loop Bus Service:
Visit: http://www.cumberland.nsw.gov.au/busservice/
The centre has both standard and accessible parking onsite in its rear car park, accessible via the Woodburn Road entry.
Alternatively, ample street parking is available on Tilba Street and Woodburn Road.
Berala Woolworths hosts timed open air and undercover parking only a short walk from the Centre.
To Plan Your Trip:
Call the Transport Info-Line on 131 500 or visit http://www.transportnsw.info/

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
The name on the attendance ticket (the name given with purchase) must match that of the attendee participating. For example, you cannot send your friend to participate in your place. You must first transfer the ticket into their name on Eventbrite.

How to change ticket details/transfer ticket:

Can I update my registration information?
How to change customer profile details:

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, your name will appear on attendance records held onsite at the location of the program. The facilitator will mark you as attended at the completion of the program

How do makeup sessions and refunds work?
Makeup sessions:
If you are unable to attend the program, you have paid for makeup sessions can be organised accessing alternative programs throughout the LGA. Please refer to the Lifelong Learning Program to propose a makeup session that would best suit you.  Makeup sessions can include programs outside of the original purchased program type, for example, missing a yoga class and making up that program with a Zumba class instead.
Managing missed attendance remains the responsibility of the participant.
Visit: http://www.cumberland.nsw.gov.au/community-culture/lifelonglearning/ for a detailed program.

For medical reasons or instances of severe hardship and unforeseen circumstance, please contact staff at the community facility (if staffed) or the Lifelong Learning Officer.
To ensure a positive experience in the Lifelong Learning Program, Council can organise a change of enrolment into different programs of your choosing where there are spaces available (exchange). However, change of mind after the completion of more than 1 session of a program will not be considered as a valid reason for a refund.

To discuss the refund process, please contact the Centre staff on:
Phone: 97351335
Email: sam.ryan@cumberland.nsw.gov.au

Alternatively, the Lifelong Learning Officer on:
Phone: 97351306
Email: veda.potluri@cumberland.nsw.gov.au

I have enrolled my child/ren in an after school program, can I leave the premises?
Under no circumstance are caregivers allowed to leave their child/ren and exit the premise (even if they intend on staying in the local vicinity). Parents and guardians must fully understand these programs are in no way shape or form a child minding/caring service. The duty of care remains the sole responsibility of the caregiver at all times.

Pregnancy, I am pregnant, can I still participate?
It is suggested that you seek medical clearance from your health care professional. Participation is done so at your own risk.

Injury, I am recovering from an injury can I still participate?
It is suggested that you seek medical clearance from your health care professional. Participation is done so at your own risk.

What is this program? I have never tried this before. What does it involve?
Please refer to the program description on this event page or for more information please research the program e.g. Google/YouTube search the program name.

Can I claim against my health insurance?
Programs are delivered by industry qualified professionals; however, the individual terms and conditions of your health insurance provider apply. Please contact your provider for information on what you are covered for and how to claim. They will often require you to produce a receipt as proof of purchase, the emailed receipt/ticket of purchase should suffice.

More questions?
After reading the FAQ section, if you have remaining questions, please contact Centre staff or the Lifelong Learning Officer on:

Centre staff on:
Phone: 97351335
Email: sam.ryan@cumberland.nsw.gov.au 
Alternatively, the Lifelong Learning Officer on:
Phone: 97351306
Email: veda.potluri@cumberland.nsw.gov.au