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Dinosaur rEvolution: Secrets of Survival

North

1 June 2019 - 20 October 2019

Horns, spikes, quills and feathers. The secret is in the skin! Journey back 100 million years to a time when fearsome beasts stalked the earth! ‘Dinosaur rEvolution’ is designed to appeal directly to families, dinosaur enthusiasts…

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Transforming Patient Care: Three pioneering nurse researchers

South

21 October 2019

Come along to learn more about how nursing research has transformed patient care worldwide. All welcome. Morning tea provided at 11:30am prior to 12pm start. About the speakers Professor Martha Curley is a leading clinical…

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Architecture’s Finest: An Open House Hobart public talk

South

25 October 2019

The Gold Medal – the Australian Institute of Architects’ highest honour – recognises distinguished service by architects who have designed or executed buildings of high merit, producing work of great distinction that has advanced architecture…

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Facebook’s Community Boost – Hobart

South

29 October 2019 - 1 November 2019

Community Boost is a unique program from Facebook, bringing digital education to regional Australia. The program provides free workshops in online marketing, small-business growth, online safety and innovation directly from the Facebook team and our…

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Beer Aquatic: It’s Halloween so let’s talk sharks!

South

31 October 2019

Summer is approaching and that’s the time when the media start to run scary stories about sharks. But what do we really know about these magnificent animals and their wanderings in the ocean? Russ Bradford,…

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Inspiring Tasmania at the Deloraine Craft Fair

North

1 November 2019 - 4 November 2019

Come experience the wonders of science at the Tasmanian Craft Fair at Deloraine. Kids and adults alike will get to meet real life Tasmanian scientists and enjoy interactive demonstrations. More details to come! View the…

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A botanical artist’s journey: with Lauren Black

South

3 November 2019

Join artist Lauren Black in this special, illustrated talk to discover her journey of painting The Albany Pitcher Plant – Cephalotus follicularis. In this talk, Lauren will take you through her personal experience with painting…

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Workshop

PRIMARY TEACHER PD: Engineering is Elementary

South

4 November 2019 - 5 November 2019

Questacon are running a two day Engineering is Elementary program for Lower and Upper primary teachers in Hobart. Over the two days teachers will: Engage with inquiry and interdisciplinary learning pedagogies Learn about the engineering design process…

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Cool Science Postgrad Night | Royal Society of Tasmania

South

5 November 2019

You’re invited to the Royal Society of Tasmania’s Annual Postgraduate Student Lectures. Find out what cool research is happening in Tasmania from three University of Tasmania researchers. Luisa Fitzpatrick, School of Natural Sciences Tail Loss…

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Sharing Tasmanian Climate Change Stories on a Voyage to Antarctica

South

7 November 2019

Sharing stories is the way people communicate and learn, pass on knowledge, form judgments and act on changes. It is even more powerful when the stories you hear are from your community, your backyard, your…

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#SciPubVolcanology: Venting scientific knowledge into the pub!

South

7 November 2019

Talking volcanoes at #SciPubVolcanology. Panelists: Dr. Martin Jutzeler , Lecturer in Earth Sciences, Earth Sciences & CODES, UTas Associate Professor Joanne Whittaker , IMAS, UTas TBD

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