Cubetto Adventure Kit

$5 for seven days

With the Cubetto Robot you control the journey! Unroll any of the story mats and program your own adventure. See a video of Cubetto in action.

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Dobsonian Telescope Kit

$5 for seven days

Calling all amateur astronomers! Do you want to explore the night sky? This kit is perfect for people who want to view the planets, the Moon and deep sky objects. For a galaxy of inspiration, have a look at our astronomy books and start observing today!

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Go Pro Kit

$5 for seven days

Record your adventures close up so you can experience them again and again, or even share them and become an internet sensation! The GoPro allows you to capture high quality images and video no matter where you go. See a video of the possibilities.

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Anatomy Kit

$2 for two weeks

Want to learn more about the human body? Why does your stomach growl? How do you swallow food? Why do we need kidneys? Use the books and models in the Anatomy Kit and you will soon have all the answers to these questions and so many more. Wow your friends with your impressive medical knowledge!

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Botley the Coding Robot Kit

$2 for two weeks

Children as young as 5 can learn to code with Botley. Use the remote programmer to program a sequence of steps and instructions to follow. Bright-eyed Botley has collision detection, looping commands, and a black line following mode. Plus – he’s 100% screen free! See a video of Botley in action.

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Cozmo Kit

$2 for two weeks

Meet Cozmo, a gifted little guy with a mind of his own. He’s a real-life robot like you’ve only seen in movies, with a personality that evolves the more you hang out. Cozmo is fun right out of the box, but that’s just the beginning. His abilities and skills develop constantly, providing new ways to learn and play. Cozmo’s your accomplice in a crazy amount of fun! See a video of Cozmo in action.

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Cue Kit

$2 for two weeks

Cue is an incredibly clever robot with a witty attitude that’s full of interactive surprises! Choose your favourite robot personality from four unique avatars, or try them all. Chat, control, create, and program your Cue robot with the Cue app. See a video of Cue in action.

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Dot & Dash Kit

$2 for two weeks

Want to code and explore with two robot buddies? Don’t be shy, no matter your experience level Dot & Dash provide hours of educational programming fun through free downloadable apps! See a video of Dot & Dash in action.

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Head & Torso Anatomy Kit

$2 for two weeks

Want to learn more about the human body? Lift up the lungs and there’s the heart… where does the liver go? Children find out with this hands-on human anatomy model! They will develop an understanding of anatomy as they take apart the body and examine the organs.

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Makey Makey Kit

$2 for two weeks

Calling all inventors! Ever played Mario on Play-Doh or Piano on Bananas? Use the Makey Makey kit and app to connect the world around you to your computer in exciting new ways. See a video of Makey Makey's endless possibilities, and get creating!

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Meet Edison Kit

$2 for two weeks

Meet Edison! Edison is an educational robot that you can teach to follow a huge range of instructions and code – so versatile you can even combine Edison with your Lego at home to perform more tasks. See a video of Edison in action.

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Microscope Kit

$2 for two weeks

See the world up close through the lens of this easy-to-use microscope. Take the time to look closer and who knows what you will discover!

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Mini Dobsonian Telescope Kit

$2 for two weeks

Are you a budding astronomer? Do you want to explore the night sky? See craters on the moon? See the colours of Jupiter? Then this kit is for you! The Mini Dobsonian is a great no-frills telescope suitable for beginners so start observing today.

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Ollie Kit

$2 for two weeks

Love robots? Love remote controlled cars? Then the Ollie Kit is just the mix for you! Use your smart device to command Ollie and show off your skills; pulling off extreme speeds and tricky stunts. Want Ollie to weave round race courses or drift like a pro? Then you are in the driver’s seat! See a video of Ollie in action.

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Ozobot Evo Kit

$2 for two weeks

Love robots? Love drawing? Then you’ll love coding the Ozobot Evo with the stroke of a marker. Draw race tracks or obstacle courses and watch this little robot go! Get creative and personalise sounds, lights and movements, or find a friend to compete against with the battle function. A whole lot of fun in a pocket-sized package! See a video of Ozobot Evo in action.

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Projector Kit

$2 for two weeks

Turn your living room into an immersive home cinema with our projector kit. Whether you’re hooking up a gaming console, watching the rugby, entertaining the kids, presenting a business pitch, or putting on a slideshow from your family holiday via USB, this Full HD Projector seamlessly lets you connect all your favourite media.

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Robot Mouse Kit

$2 for two weeks

Have hours of fun with Colby the programmable robot mouse! Build your maze, use the coding cards to create a step-by-step path, programme the sequence of steps, and then watch as he races to find the cheese! See a video of Colby in action.

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Snap Circuits Kit

$2 for two weeks

Snap Circuits make learning electronics easy and fun! Just follow the colourful pictures in the manual and build exciting projects such as alarms, radios, flying saucers, doorbells, and much more. All parts are mounted on plastic modules and snap together with ease. Enjoy hours of educational fun while learning about electronics. See a video on how Snap Circuits work.

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Sphero Kit

$2 for two weeks

Want to make friends with a robot buddy and explore the world together? Together you can swim across water, create a painting, explore the solar system and so much more! With Sphero you can learn to code, complete activities and create with your new friend. The only limit is your imagination! See a video of Sphero in action.

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Virtual Reality Headset Kit

$2 for two weeks

Take a trip through virtual reality! Fly through space, nature watch, or visit the wonders of the world with just an app, your smartphone and this headset.

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Zoomy Microscope Kit

$2 for two weeks

Do you have an enquiring mind? Do you love hands-on investigation? Use the hand-held Zoomy Microscope to upload magnified images and videos to your computer to explore items in full-screen detail. See the world close-up and everyday items will never look the same again! See a video on what Zoomy can do.

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Kit Collection Terms and Conditions

Hamilton City Library’s Membership terms and conditions apply when you borrow a kit. These are available from the issue desk. When you borrow this kit, you are responsible for:

  • Returning it by the due date, clean and in the same condition as when you borrowed it; and

  • Any loss, theft or damage that occurs to the kit while it is on loan to you (ask at the issue desk for a price list of the items included in the kit); and

  • Reading and following any instructions included with this kit; and

  • Using items in this kit in a safe and proper manner, and only for the purposes for which it is intended and/or as set out in the instructions. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Hamilton City Libraries assumes no responsibility or liability for any injuries, damage to self, others or property as a result of any use or reliance on the kit you have borrowed. Nothing in this disclaimer is intended to limit your rights under the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993.

If you discover a fault with the kit or if it is damaged, please stop using it immediately and return it to your nearest Hamilton City Library.