Hands-on Science

National Science Week Event

The Young Scientists of Australia (YSA) will don their lab coats and set about sparking your curiosity for science. These street performing scientists will entertain you with tricky experiments; explaining complicated ideas through simple hands-on science. Be invited to try out some simple science for yourself and explore friction, pressure, cyclones, unusual fluids, science magic and mind bending science. Use these tricky science skills to wow your friends and family.

Whilst playing with science, students can have conversations with these young scientists to explore how they can get involved in science and possible science careers.

Dates: Monday 17, Wednesday 19, Friday 21 August

10am – 3pm

Foyer, Level 2


No bookings required


About Young Scientists of Australia

Promoting science to the youth of Australia.
YSA Brisbane is a group of young people aged 15-25 who share a great interest in and enthusiasm for science. They are dedicated to providing a welcoming and friendly environment to all their members to help promote science to the youth of Australia.
YSA actively engages with Australia’s young population through training their members in science communication assisting them to present at YSA demonstrations and workshops.

Event Details

17 August 2015 10:00 AM - 21 August 2015 03:00 PM
Level 2 Foyer