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For media enquiries regarding Questacon's exhibitions, education programmes and special events please contact:

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Questacon Communications

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Department of Industry, Innovation and Science

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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Samsung Electronics Australia in collaboration with Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre has launched Make My Idea – a national competition to drive student engagement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

Questacon is excited to be involved with The Love Your Sister Big Heart Project, held in Canberra on 10 May 2017. Crowds flocked to the Lyneham Netball Courts with over 10 000 people turning up on the day to donate their 5 cents.

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The science of colour is now on display in a new interactive exhibition at Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre.

On Friday 17 November, Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre was honoured at the 2017 Canberra and Capital Region Tourism Awards held at the National Museum of Australia.




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