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The Department of Industry and Science's Media Team can assist media with any enquiries about Questacon's exhibitions, education programmes and special events.

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Please note this is a dedicated line for media and journalists only.

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Information Desk: 02 6270 2800

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Marbelous Ball Run

Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre has launched a new interactive app – Marbelous Ball Run.

Stuart Harris holding a photograph of a new Spider he has discovered

Meet Stuart Harris, Team Leader of the Questacon Live Exhibit Officers (LEO’s), who on a leisurely bushwalk along the Booroomba Rock trail at Namadgi National Park in 2008, accidently discovered a new species of the Peacock Spider.

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A lightglobe with ignite your imagination written across it.

$500,000 in National Science Week grants were announced today by the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, Christopher Pyne. The 2016 National Science Week grants will support 41 projects in every state and territory around Australia.

Minister Pyne building flying cups over a wind table with three students

As the Innovation Factory – Invent and Play exhibition draws to a close, Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre and its partners are celebrating a successful scientific collaboration.

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