Invention Convention

Questacon Invention Convention

Don't just use the latest technology- create it!

Students learning robotics at an Invention Convention

Workshops for students

School Workshops

Workshops in Canberra

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Holiday Workshops

Workshops during the school holidays

students building their prototype

Touring School Workshops

Touring workshops brought to your classroom.

students building their prototype

Questacon Virtual Excursions

Live workshops streamed from our studios in Canberra to your school.

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Workshops for teachers

Teacher Workshops

Questacon Smart Skills Teacher Workshops are no longer supported offerings. For Questacon's current Educator Professional Learning programs, check out Engineering is Elementary or Cyber Ready.

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Social Media

See what everyone's been up to.

Workshops around Australia

Within the Community

Enterprising Australians

Find out about Australian inventors, innovators and entrepreneurs.

Taj Pabari, founder of Fiftysix Creations, works with a student

Community Events

Public events and talks.

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Make at Questacon in Canberra

School Workshops

Thank you for your interest in the Maker Project Student Workshop Program. Bookings are currently closed until further notice. Future updates will be posted to our website, the Book Canberra Excursions (BCE) portal attraction, BCE news, and social media channels including InstagramTwitter and Facebook.


For further enquiries please email our friendly bookings team.


Phone: 1800 889 995



Where are we?

The Ian Potter Foundation Technology Learning Centre

The Ian Potter Foundation Technology Learning Centre

The IPTLC is located in Deakin, ACT, and is the location of all Questacon Maker Project school and holiday workshops. Our facility includes extensive workshop spaces, video conference and teleconference capabilities, and specialist manufacture technologies.

The Ian Potter Foundation Technology Learning Centre

60 Denison Street, Deakin, ACT, 2600