Science for the curious and creative

Saturday 20 August, 2022

Friday 19 (for schools)

Princes Wharf 1, Hobart

About FOBI short film

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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Festival Highlights


Main stage

A spectacle of show-stopping science! Announcing Dinosaurs Down Under with Professor Flint and the terrifying pirate Captain Scungebucket! More stage announcements coming soon!

Lightwave Stage - 2021


Experiment, innovate and create. Immerse yourself in the wonderful world of science through these hands-on science activities.

Workshops 2021

Science experiences

Discover the research, innovations and technologies taking place in Tasmanian science. Here you can meet the scientists and see their science in action. Over 40 science experiences waiting to be explored.

Science Experiences 2021

STEM Stage Skills Scholarship

An incredible opportunity for budding science communicators - 30 hours of science communication professional development with one of Tasmania’s leading Directors. Open for applications now!

STEM Stage Skills Scholarship 2022

Festival Sponsors