A white building at night with the words '25 years of inspiration. Questacon. Share your memories!The curvature of the earth with a black background. A new dawn for Awesome Earth.A girl working on her invention. The words "QTLC Holiday Workshop bookings now open"A jungle with the Measure Island logo and cartoon boy saying 'measure your way through this exciting exhibition'Three students looking down. Title of slide Questacon Technology Learning Centre now open.
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What's On

Thursday

  • QTLC Holiday Workshop: for ages 10 to 15 years old

    Build a complicated contraption to perform a simple task!

    QTLC Logo
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    The science of the humble balloon. Come on a journey and go completely balloonatic.

    A man wearing blue overalls and a old leather flying cap with balloons around his head.
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    Mutty the Muttaburrasaur looks to the skies and wishes he could fly. In this adventure he has to save Chomper, his little brother from the Raptors with the help of his friends.

    A green and a red puppet dionsaurs
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    The explosive science of the liquid of life—water and the Murray-Darling Basin.

    coloured drawing of a large fish.
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    How on Earth do you get to the Moon? The breathtaking science and technology of the space race.

    A woman standing in front of a picture of three astronauts.

Friday

  • Visit Q Lab during Easter for egg-citing eggsperiments, eggsilarating eggsplosions, and other eggceptional puns!

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    Pile of eggs in egg cartons
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    How does that huge jumbo jet take off and fly?

    A woman an air hostess uniform is holding a yellow and red paper aeroplanes.
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    Our universe is incredible—but just how do we explore it?

    An astronaut in space.
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    The science of the humble balloon. Come on a journey and go completely balloonatic.

    A man wearing blue overalls and a old leather flying cap with balloons around his head.
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    Answer the call of the wild and compete in the ultimate game of survival.

    A man point into the air, with a large screen of dinosaurs behind him.

Saturday

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    Do yourself a flavour. Hang with your buds in this exploration of taste.

    A man dressed as a chef holding a mixing bowl in one hand, an egg beater in the other, and poking his tougue out, which is coloured blue.
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    Answer the call of the wild and compete in the ultimate game of survival.

    A man point into the air, with a large screen of dinosaurs behind him.
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    Levers, pulleys, jets and wheels. Find out how you can —  Move It!                                   

    A man in black pulling on a wooden pole that has a series of ropes and pullies attached.
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    All you’ve ever wanted to know about dinosaurs. New theories, old myths debunked, exciting new fossils uncovered.

    A woman with orange hair and black glasses making a funny face.

Sunday

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    Do yourself a flavour. Hang with your buds in this exploration of taste.

    A man dressed as a chef holding a mixing bowl in one hand, an egg beater in the other, and poking his tougue out, which is coloured blue.
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    Questacon's armchair entomologist, talks about insects the masters of the earth.

    A woman with a stick insect sitting on her forehead.
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    Discover the science behind crashes and collisions. Sir Isaac Newton wouldn't know what hit him!

    A woman in blue overalls, wearing a safely crash cap and holding a plush toy cow.
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    No matter how inhospitable the environment, there is something that lives and thrives there.

    A man wearing a black shirt is pointing and sanding in front of a blue screen that has a bluprint of a bug on it.

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VISITING

King Edward Terrace,
Canberra ACT 2600

Open daily 9.00 am - 5.00 pm
(Closed 25 December)

ADMISSIONS

  • Adult$23
  • Concession$17.50
  • Child (4 - 16 years)$17.50
  • Child (Under 4 years)FREE
  • Family (2 Adults + 3 Children)$70
  • MembersUnlimited
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