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Public Exhibition

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The Shell Questacon Science Circus is a great opportunity for parents and children to share, discover and explore science together. You can encourage a  fascination and enjoyment of science by exploring hands-on exhibits. Come along and spin like an ice-skater, discover how fast you can throw a ball, freeze your shadow on a wall and test your reflexes.

Spectacular science shows are presented regularly during opening hours. You may see giant smoke rings, bricks being smashed on someone’s stomach or a Science Circus presenter lighting their hands on fire!  Science toys are for sale from our shop.

Admission

This event is FREE for all ages.

Children under 12 MUST be accompanied by an adult.

Bookings for school science shows are still available in the surrounding region. Please phone 1800 889 995 for more details.

WHEN AND WHERE


Bicentennial Hall

253 Crawford Street
Queanbeyan
New South Wales

All ages

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  • Thursday 23 February, 2017

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Parkes, Canberra

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  • Friday 24 February, 2017

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Location: Questacon - The National Science and Technology Centre
Parkes, Canberra

Water explores how we use water in our everyday life. Children will get to play with water and experiment to discover what objects sinks and what objects floats.

3-6
A man pulling on a wooden pole that has a series of ropes and pulleys attached.
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Parkes, Canberra

Levers, pulleys, jets and wheels. Find out how you can —  Move It!

All Ages
An astronaut in space.
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Our universe is incredible—but just how do we explore it?

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  • Saturday 25 February, 2017

A man with his hands in the air in front of a large screen with various photos of dinosaurs.
Location: Questacon - The National Science and Technology Centre
Parkes, Canberra

All you’ve ever wanted to know about dinosaurs. New theories, old myths debunked, exciting new fossils uncovered.

All Ages
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Location: Questacon - The National Science and Technology Centre
Parkes, Canberra

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