Science for the curious and creative

Saturday 19 August 2023 - 9am to 4.30pm

Friday 18 August (for schools)

Princes Wharf 1, Hobart

About Science on the Move Exhibition FOBI'23 Program

Showcasing the brightest innovation, research and technology happening in Tasmania. FOBI is sizzling with exciting science to blow your curious and creative mind.


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Discover the research, innovations and technologies taking place in Tasmanian science. Here you can meet the scientists and see their science in action. Expect over 30 science experiences waiting to be explored.

2023 Program
Science on the Move

Questacon's Science on the Move Exhibition

Enjoy, discover and explore principles of light, music and sound, human biology and health, force and motion, ecology and the environment, and electricity and magnetism. Experience science first-hand!

Science on the Move Exhibition

Festival of Bright Ideas acknowledges the palawa people as the original and traditional custodians of lutruwita/ Tasmania. We commit to working respectfully to honor the achievements of the palawa people as Tasmania's first scientists and engineers, living and working sustainably on this land.

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