Workshops

PushStart

Virtual worlds on tour

PushStart VR Workshop Space 3 10:30am, 11:15am, 12:00pm, 12:45pm, 2:15pm, 3:00pm, 3:45pm and 4:30pm

Explore the realm of Virtual Reality with PushStartVR. Enter the dome and take a tour to places you’ve never been before – from far away in our solar system to back in time with the dinosaurs. Prepare to bring your imagination to life!  

Duration: 25 mins

pushstartvr.com.au

Bricks4Kids

Brick-tastic LEGO® Building with Bricks 4 Kidz®

Brick-tastic LEGO® Building with Bricks 4 Kidz® Workshop Space 1 All day

Are you ready LEGO® Master Builders?  We need you!!! Come along and build us some amazing models using our mosaic and colour kits as well as our free play LEGO®.  Bring your creativity and enthusiasm!

Code Club

Speak up!

Code Club Australia Workshop Space 4 All day

Write a computer program in scratch to control a character using the sensors built into a computer!

codeclubau.org

EPA

'Our River' – a little bit of litter goes a long way

EPA Tasmania & Keep Australia Beautiful Workshop space 2 All day

Participants will progressively simulate and study the contamination of ‘Our River’ along its journey from its head waters to the sea.

epa.tas.gov.au and kabtas.com.au

SET

Hands-on science & engineering fun

University of Tasmania Workshop Space 5 All day

Create electronic circuits with our Electronic Toy Bricks, explore how light works by making a Kaleidoscope, Paper boat design challenge and much more.

Explore the life sciences! Learn about plants, animals and everything in between!

Science Experience Extraordinaires: Life Sciences (SEELS) Workshop Space 6 All day

Learn how to extract DNA and make a cell slide. Examine and identify invertebrates, eucalyptus and pollen.