We are the


of extraordinary


About Us

As Australia’s only water rocket specialists, we are extraordinarily unique. We emphasise science can be better understood through its practice, making the science of rockets, flight and space engaging and achievable for everyone. Our customised water rocket adventures cater for school incursions, OSHC and Vacation Care, community groups and corporate teams with the rare opportunity to be a rocket scientist for the day in a fun, safe and empowering educational environment!

Engaging and fully facilitated workshops are suitable for all ages and abilities to experience the thrill of building and flying your own water propelled bottle rocket over 100 metres high.  Classroom extension packages provide educators with a complete lesson plan and resource package specifically designed to reinforce Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics STEM subjects and directly aligned to the Australian Curriculum (ACARA). 

Community groups and business teams of all sizes enjoy our pressure-free environment, tailored to suit your next team building activity, leadership challenge or social entertainment event.  It’s Rocket Science Adventures offers a unique experience to escape the mundane and empower you in a real-world environment to build confidence, enhance creativity, improve communication, promote leadership skills and inject enjoyment back into life. 

Experience the exclusive thrill with the water rocket specialists! 

Cran Middlecoat

Founder & Aerospace Geek

Born in Brisbane, Cran has had a lifelong obsession with all things aerospace. Being a pilot since the age of 16, his career has taken him from flying clinic runs for the Royal Flying Doctor Service in outback Australia, to being qualified on multiple commercial jet airliner types. Cran currently flies the Boeing 787 Dreamliner with one of Australia’s leading international airlines.

Cran is also a qualified Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) controller, being one of the first in Australia to be granted Chief Pilot approval by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority.  This position involved overseeing and facilitating a basic drone controllers training program for Brisbane high school students.

Another keen interest shared jointly with his sons, is rocketry. During Australia’s first International Model Rocketry meet in 2015, Cran witnessed how engaging rocketry was for children of all ages and developed It’s Rocket Science Adventures to promote the significant educational benefits that the science of rocketry and flight could offer all school students across multiple subjects.  With his love of public speaking and passion for aero-science, it is Cran’s desire to inspire the aerospace professionals of tomorrow.

Sarah Middlecoat

Orchestrator of Extraordinary Experiences

Sarah holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Curtin University of Technology and with 18 years in managerial experience ranging from metropolitan hospitals, an outback cattle station and remote towns and indigenous communities.  In addition, Sarah has been involved in Special Education for nearly a decade as well as being a mum which has provided her with excellent communication skills to connect with young children.  Sarah is keen to manage the company’s growth and image, but her passion is inclusive education, to engage minds for learning so that all participants have a blast!


Why not book your next adventure today?!

We can customise any package, just ask!