National Science Week

After Dark: Science Fusion
11 August 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
See what really happens at the Museum after dark.
After Dark: Science Fusion
National Science Week: Wild
12 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
Celebrate National Science Week at the Museum!
National Science Week: Wild
A Night at the Museum
12 August 2017, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Celebrate National Science Week with a night time adventure at the Museum. Explore the five levels of science the Museum has to offer, including hands on activities, demonstrations and pop-up shows.
A Night at the Museum
Connecting Women in STEMM
14 August 2017, 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Celebrate National Science Week with Women in STEMM Australia.
Connecting Women in STEMM
Meet our Curators
14 August 2017 11:00 AM - 18 August 2017 02:00 PM
Meet our museum staff during National Science Week.Have conversations about current research and get up close to specimens and objects from our science collections.
Meet our Curators
STEM Detectives: Teacher PD
15 August 2017, 03:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Putting science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) under the microscope this innovative workshop is specifically designed for the early years educators.
STEM Detectives: Teacher PD
Discovery Day
15 August 2017, 09:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Celebrate National Science Week with Discovery Day for Little Learners, designed for under 6 years of age thanks to funding from Inspiring Australia.
Discovery Day
Forensic Facial Reconstruction
17 August 2017, 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Ever wanted to know how a face is recreated from nothing more than a skull or a skeleton?
Forensic Facial Reconstruction
Art Forensic Workshop: 3D
18 August 2017 - 19 August 2017
Delve into the fascinating world of 3D (clay) facial reconstruction with Dr Susan Hayes, a facial anthropologist
Art Forensic Workshop: 3D
After Dark: Science Fusion
18 August 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Eats, beats, and drinks. See what happens at the Museum after dark.
After Dark: Science Fusion
Big Picture Energy
18 August 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Will we be able to afford to keep the lights on? What’s Australia’s energy crisis all about?
Big Picture Energy
Behind the Scenes Tour
19 August 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Delve into the mysterious unseen world of the Museum’s Biodiversity and Cultures and Histories collection stores with our expert tour guides.
Behind the Scenes Tour
Goodnight at the Museum
19 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
Bring your sleeping bag, pillows and excitement for a wild sleepover at the Museum to celebrate National Science Week.
Goodnight at the Museum
SOLD OUT Art Forensic Workshop: 2D
20 August 2017, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
This event is SOLD OUT. Delve into the fascinating world of 2D (drawing) facial reconstruction with Dr Susan Hayes, a facial anthropologist, using her forensic research methods developed through the University of Dundee.
SOLD OUT Art Forensic Workshop: 2D
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