KIDScience

Become a scientist and investigate the science that surrounds you every day!

  • Enter the Lab to create cool science toys and imagine your own amazing invention.
  • Learn the science secrets behind circus tricks with Domino the Jester.
  • Explore the crazy world of Liquid Nitrogen – a super substance that can be used to do things that will blow your mind.

If you love KIDScience, be sure to visit the Sciencentre for Imagination Factory: Invent and Play our interactive exhibition from Questacon. Sciencentre admission charges apply.

Bookings are essential for all schools and groups.

Magnified

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to see microscopic animals up close? Discover “What’s on your skin” using our high tech magnification equipment and get an extremely close look at the animals on display in the ICentre on the Magnify Trail.

When: Saturday 18th September to Sunday 3rd of October
Time: 9:30am – 5:00pm
Where: Inquiry Centre Level 3
Cost: Free

The LabKIDScience

Enter the Lab and get hands-on with science. Create your own science toy, predict what will happen and test out your ideas. Make a model of your own amazing invention. Are you ready for the challenge?

When: Monday 20 Sept – Friday 1 Oct
Time: open 9.30am – 3pm
Where: Level 2
Cost: Gold coin donation.

Bookings are essential for all schools and groups.

Science Circus ShowDomino Big Head

Laugh yourself silly as Domino the Jester takes you on a magical circus adventure with brilliant balancing, unbelievable uni-cycling, mystifying science magic and crazy circus stunts. You will learn the science behind how many circus tricks work and even how to do a few tricks yourself.

When: Tuesday 21 – Friday 24 September
Times: 10am – 10.40am; 11.30am – 12.10pm; 1pm – 1.40pm
Where: Theatre, Level 2
Cost: Free.

Bookings are essential for all schools and groups.

Tracey McBean

Just think, have you ever wanted to build a space rocket, invent a never-ending slurpee, a homework-doing machine or make your school vanish? Well, Tracey Alicia Lauren McBean has and it's the kind of thing that leads her into headlong adventure. Adventure that can whisk her from her garage thinktank to...well...anywhere imaginable!

Follow famous young inventor Tracey McBean as her awesome inventions save the day again!

Tracey McBean footage provided courtesy of Southern Star Entertainment and has been screened on ABC Kids.

When: Tuesday 21 – Wednesday 29 September & Friday 1 October
Time: 2:30pm – 3:20pm
Where: Theatre, Level 2
Cost: Free.

Bookings are essential for all schools and groups.

Earth, Water, Wind & Fire Show

Explosions, colour, chemistry and more. This show is packed with science demos, challenges and hands-on excitement as we explore the three states of matter.

Presented by The Young Scientists of Australia, Brisbane.

The Young Scientists of Australia are a group of high school and uni students who are involved in a range of Science activities, including the presentation of Science Theatre.

When: Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 September
Times: 10am – 10.40am; 11.30am – 12.10pm; 1pm – 1.40pm
Where: Theatre, Level 2
Cost: Free.

Bookings are essential for all schools and groups.

Liquid Nitrogen ShowLiquid nitrogen

The star of our show is cooler than the coldest place on Earth! Enter the crazy world of Liquid Nitrogen – it's cold but it burns, it's wet but you can't touch it. It can boil and bubble and vaporises before your eyes, it's a kind of super-substance that can be used to do things that will blow your mind.

When: Monday 27 – Wednesday 29 September & Friday 1 October
Times: 10am – 10.30am; 11.30am – 12 noon; 1pm – 1.30pm
Where: Theatre, Level 2
Cost: Free.

Bookings are essential for all schools and groups.

 

Event Details

Dates
20 September 2010 - 01 October 2010
Location
Level 2, Queensland Museum South Bank
Cost
Free
- Gold Coin Donation for some activities.

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