Playing with Light at Ipswich Art Gallery

1 December 2018 – 28 April 2019 - 

Indicative Rate * AU$5 to AU$15

Let there be light!

Light is intrinsic to our lives, from natural phenomenon like rainbows to advanced technologies including communication, security and medicine, to the simple light bulb. It has a multitude of applications and influences how we see the world. Step out of the darkness and into Playing with Light.

This full-body interactive exhibition explores the big bright, colourful world full of light, lasers and lenses. With over 22 interactive exhibits, Playing with Light explores the role light plays in life and in the world.

Presented by Ipswich Festival 2019

- Sneak past laser light security beams
- Step inside a giant kaleidoscope
- ‘Paint’ with infrared light
- Freeze your shadow on a wall
- Build a telescope

These are just some of the exhibits that will delight your visual senses and test your ingenuity.

Prepare to be illuminated!

Event Dates

This event occurs daily from:
1 December 2018 – 28 April 2019

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
Adult $5 - $5 All day entry.
Child $5 - $5 All day entry. Free for babies and toddlers under two years.
Family $15 - $15 Admits up to five people. Must include at least one adult.


  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Shop

Other Information


Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.
d’Arcy Doyle Place, Nicholas Street (between Brisbane and Limestone Streets)
, Ipswich Area

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Note: Information on listed products and services are provided by the operator and were correct at the time of publishing. Rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available prices of products and services. Please visit the operator’s website for further information. All prices quoted are in Australian dollars (AUD).