Science Experiences

Animals Alive

Dominic College

Come and meet and learn about a variety of animals large and small!



Australian Antarctic Division

Explore the icy continent with the Australian Antarctic Program.

Photo credit:

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Hacking Minecraft - Code your own world

Coder College Pty Ltd

Come and see how you can use the power of code to build structures, create cities and design worlds in Minecraft!

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Hands on marine science activities

Woodbridge Marine Discovery Centre

Hold animals in the touch tank, view live plankton under a microscope, learn about marine pest species.

Photo credit: Chloe Simmons


Playing with 4D Fun Innovative Augmented Reality


Inspire your kids with STEM. EKID offers innovative augmented reality solutions that help children learn and thrive.

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The Stories Behind our Trees

Forest Education Foundation

Explore the layers of the forest: From the soil beneath our feet to an eagle’s nest high in the canopy. How do we care for our forests?

Photo credit and copyright: Forest Education Foundation


Drones and sandpit

University - Geography, Planning, and Spatial Sciences
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Designing Medications for the Future!

School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, College of Health and Medicine, University of Tasmania

Learn how drugs work and design your own model drug delivery system.


Devil Robotics

Devil Robotics

Interactive demonstrations including FIRST competition robots, arduino-based robots, and LEGO SPIKE Prime robots.


Place-Based Plants

Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

Join TMAG staff for a taste of the interconnections between First People’s knowledge of Country and the evolution of edible plants in lutruwita.

Photo credit: TMAG


STEM at Elizabeth College

Elizabeth College

Discover the range of STEM subjects and activities on offer at Elizabeth College - your inner city Year 11/12 college!

Photo credit: Elizabeth College

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Inspiring Tas presents the Young Tassie Scientists

Inspiring Tasmania, University of Tasmania

Meet real scientists and see if you can work out their magical science! Have fun while learning a trick or two.

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How do we keep our lakes and rivers healthy?

Hydro Tasmania

By exploring various water quality issues in a hands-on activity, learn how Hydro Tasmania keeps our lakes healthy for trout species.

Photo credit: Brad Harris Photography.


Tiny Science Lab

Make Science Fun Pty Ltd

Hands-on Chemistry fun with the amazing Tiny Science Lab. Real Science. Real Small!

Photo credit: Matthew Strickling


Magnificent Marine Parks

CSIRO Marine National Facility & Australian Marine Parks

Explore the where and why of Australia’s marine parks and discover how a unique ship reveals what lives beneath.

Photo credit: Fraser Johnston


STEAM at Hobart College

Hobart College

Come and interact with edible bugs, robots, electronic gadgets, science activities, art exhibits and more - all created by Hobart College students.

Photo Credit: Hobart College


Be a Changemaker - Have your cat and wildlife too.

Ten Lives Cat Centre

Explore the work of Ten Lives and through Maths and Science games learn how to improve the welfare of cats and wildlife.

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Water source


Create your own world in a jar, see the water cycle in action.

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The Secret Life Underground

Sustainability Learning Centre and Environmental Protection Authority Tasmania

What’s underground?

Nature’s Recyclers – Reducing/Reusing/Recycling

  • Are you ready to take on the challenge?
  • Reduce your carbon footprint.
  • Join the circular economy?

Photo credit: Ruth Whelan

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School Solar Car Challenge

Tasmanian Model Solar Challenge

Come and learn about the School Solar Car Challenge and discover the STEM behind these miniature solar powered vehicles.


The Science of Fisheries

DPIPWE - Fishcare

Learn about the science needed to ensure that we have fish into the future and marine resources are sustainable.


Our planet: Natural Hazards and Risks

Earth Sciences & CODES

Learn about the natural hazards we face living on our dynamic planet. From earthquakes to volcanoes, tsunamis and landslides, explore what makes Earth unique and sometimes dangerous!

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