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***CANCELLED****World Science Festival

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You never know,  you may just have the next Albert Einstein or Dr Karl on your hands and attending one of the events could be the first step in their science career! With so many event at some amazing venues over 5 days there is sure to be something for every budding scientist. Events include everything from live turtle hatchings to star gazing, workshops, a Street Science Day, STEM playground, movies, guest speakers and more!

The World Science Festival started in New York in 2008 and is an annual event which aims to take science out of the lab and onto the streets, parks, museums and galleries in New York. Previously the Festival has included gripping debates, original theatrical works, interactive explorations, musical performances, intimate salons, and major outdoor experiences.

Back for a fourth year, The World Science Festival Brisbane is a world class event no different to those previously held in New York as proven in Brisbane last year with big name scientists, speakers and performers from Brisbane and the Asia Pacific Region lined up to wow Brisbane and make science  accessible to everyone. The World Science Festival Brisbane will inform the public about the wonder of science across a range of topics such as climate change, space exploration, robotics and dark matter. Presented by the Queensland Museum and supported by  Tourism and Events Queensland and Brisbane Marketing, the Festival will be packed full of free and ticketed events for both adults and Brisbane Kids in iconic Brisbane venues such as the Queensland Museum, South Bank Parklands,  QPAC, QAGOMA, QUT, The Workshops rail Museum and Griffith University.

World Science Festival 2020

  • When: 25- 29 March 2020
  • Where: Various Brisbane Locations
  • Cost: mix of FREE and TICKETED events
  • Who: The Whole Family

For more information and full program details visit http://www.worldsciencefestival.com.au/

We make every effort to ensure all this information is up to date but should be used as a guide only. Events do get cancelled or changed due to wet weather and other events. If you know of a change or cancellation then please do let us know at [email protected].

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