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A Brave New Plant Biosecurity System

North

22 May 2022

Technology and innovation are revolutionizing how we manage the rapidly increasing threats from exotic pests and diseases to our agriculture, environment, and amenity. From powerful data gathering and big data analysis that generates advance warnings…

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Event

SIP’s Biodiversity Day BioBlitz

South

21 May 2022

In celebration of Biodiversity Day, the UTAS Sustainability Team will be hosting a BioBlitz event on the Sandy Bay Campus. Identify species of plants and wildlife and upload your findings to iNaturalist, a global repository…

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Workshop

Digital Technology: Recent advances in education tech and extended reality

North West

16 May 2022

This Twilight Masterclass will focus on education technology and extended reality (XR) projects, primarily focused on multi-disciplinary research in simulation learning, digital humanities and digital health. Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) in the education…

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Talk

Geology, Landscape and European Settlement: Small Things Meant A Lot

South

15 May 2022

Historical accounts of the first European responses to Australian landscapes rarely mention the ways that their decisions were influenced by the terrain. Dr Webster, a Hobart-based consulting geologist, will talk about the role that geology…

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Talk

To the ends of the Earth: Penguins and Polar extremes!

South

11 May 2022

Hear about how Adélie penguins forage in their native habitat, and how the frozen south might be going through some major changes! Javed Riaz, PhD candidate UTAS Adélie penguins are an important indicator species in…

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Talk

Go with the flow: Plants vs. gravity and ocean superhighways!

South

9 May 2022

Hear about how plants have to overcome gravity in order to survive, and how the Eastern Australian Current forms a superhighway of water! Speakers: Beatrice Harrison Day, PhD candidate UTAS Plants dominate the natural world…

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Event

DOI Discovery Tour at Menzies Institute

South

29 April 2022

Go behind the scenes of a leading medical research institute! As part of the Day of Immunology 2022, the Menzies Institute for Medical Research is opening its doors to the public. Discovery tours provide a…

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Kids

School Holiday Program – The Art of Nature

North

29 April 2022

Take inspiration from nature to create art using natural materials! This event is for children ages 5–12 years old and is fully supervised.

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Talk

Autoimmunity: Good Cells Gone Bad

South

28 April 2022

Special event for the International Day of Immunology! Free nibbles provided by the Day of Immunology and the Australian New Zealand Society for Immunology. Speakers: Dr Camila Espejo, Tasmanian School of Medicine and Menzies Institute…

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Event

Kanamaluka / Tamar Estuary Discovery Day

North

28 April 2022

Tamar NRM invites members of the QVMAG Friends to come on a journey of discovery along a very special waterway, the Kings Meadows Rivulet, as it winds its way towards the Tamar Estuary. Spend a day uncovering…

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Talk

Can underwater gardening save our giant kelp?

South

26 April 2022

Kelp forests are the foundation of the Great Southern Reef – Australia’s vast but little-known temperate reef system that stretches 8000 km from Brisbane to Kalbarri via Tasmania. It’s a global hotspot of biodiversity but…

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Kids

TMAG School Holiday Program

South

26 April 2022 - 29 April 2022

Come along and join in the fun at TMAG these holidays! To celebrate mapiya lumi | around here’s first birthday, there are a variety of workshops as well as the toolkits and discovery backpacks available…

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