World Science Festival Brisbane Townsville Program

TOWNSVILLE COMMUNITY DAY

SUNDAY 25 MARCH

 

FREE ENTRY DAY

Entry to the Museum of Tropical Queensland will be free on Sunday 25 March 2018 thanks to the World Science Festival Brisbane.


STREET SCIENCE - SOLD OUT

11.30AM & 1PM

Tickets: Free (bookings required via Qtix)

 

The Street Science team returns with a brand new show in Townsville featuring mind-bending science demonstrations. 

 

ANSTO FACT OR FICTION 2.0: WEB OF INTRIGUE

Recommended for ages 8 and above

5.30 – 7PM

Tickets: Adult $10, Child $5

 

How much does the internet weight? What is the science behind Facebook? Are cats taking over the world?

 

Find the answers to these questions and more during Fact or Fiction 2.0 Web of Intrigue – a big screen experience where the world wide web collides with cutting-edge science.

The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) in Sydney is bringing an esteemed panel of expert scientists to the World Science Festival Brisbane Regional Program in Townsville. With a hilarious host we will discuss the fact and fiction behind internet shopping, viral videos, the science of selfies and much more as we countdown the top 10 reasons people use the internet.

Watch the Fact or Fiction video to get a feel for the show.

 

STUDENT DAY

MONDAY 26 MARCH

 

ANSTO FACT OR FICTION 2.0: WEB OF INTRIGUE

Year Level 5-12

10.30 – 11.30AM

TicketsFree (bookings required via Qtix)

 

How much does the internet weight? What is the science behind Facebook? Are cats taking over the world?

 

Find the answers to these questions and more during Fact or Fiction 2.0 Web of Intrigue – a big screen experience where the world wide web collides with cutting-edge science.

The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) in Sydney is bringing an esteemed panel of expert scientists and hilarious host to discuss the fact and fiction behind internet shopping, viral videos, the science of selfies and much more as we countdown the top reasons people use the internet.

Watch the Fact or Fiction video to get a feel for the show.

COOL JOBS

Year Level 5-10

12.30 – 1.30PM

Tickets: Free (bookings required via Qtix)

 

The future of our job market is changing – so what does it take to do some of the coolest jobs on Earth? Meet three amazing scientists with some of the most innovative jobs today and learn how they got there and what inspired them to choose their exciting and inspiring careers.

 

 

See more at worldsciencefestival.com.au

 




Event Details

Dates
25 March 2018 09:30 AM - 26 March 2018 05:00 PM