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Dollars and Sense: Exposing Unfair Pricing (North)

North

5 June 2024

The 2024 Annual Giblin Lecture, delivered by Professor David Byrne and brought to you in partnership with the Economic Society of Australia, Tasmania Branch, and the University of Tasmania. Are you feeling the financial pressure…

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Dollars and Sense: Exposing Unfair Pricing (South)

South

4 June 2024

The 2024 Annual Giblin Lecture, delivered by Professor David Byrne and brought to you in partnership with the Economic Society of Australia, Tasmania Branch, and the University of Tasmania. Are you feeling the financial pressure…

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Grand Opening: Fascinating Science and Science on the Move

North

1 June 2024

Join us at QVMAG’s next FREE family-fun opening at the Museum at Inveresk – where there’s not one, but TWO fantastic exhibitions to enjoy: Fascinating Science and Science on the Move. This special family opening…

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Polar Patrol: Antarctic Science in the Satellite Age

South

30 May 2024

Take your protein pills and put your helmets on – this month’s Beer Aquatic is going to space. Satellites have transformed the way we look at our planet, revolutionising our understanding of climate change, especially…

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Voyages in the Deep Sea

South

22 May 2024

Explore the secrets of the deep sea, where extraordinary creatures defy logic, microscopic organisms hold the keys to our planet’s past and present, and urgent questions about the future of marine habitats loom large. Journey…

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Tasmanian Youth Forum 2024

North

17 May 2024

The Tasmanian Youth Forum (TYF) is one of the largest annual youth consultative events for young people 12-25 years. TYF is a free event that brings young people together from across Tasmania to contribute their…

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Feeding a Sustainable Future – Pint of Science

North

15 May 2024

One of two great Pint of Science Events. Come to one, come to both! Role of Food Science and Technology for a Sustainable Future Naomi Vinden (University of Tasmania). Naomi will be talking about how…

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Building a Sustainable Future – Pint of Science

North

14 May 2024

One of two great Pint of Science Events. Building Sustainable Projects Cassie Tickner-Smith (Tasmanian Irrigation) Sustainable development is integral to our future. By balancing economic, environmental and social sustainability, we deliver better outcomes for all…

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TEDx Hobart: Ripple Effect

South

11 May 2024

Imagine a place where ideas aren’t just celebrated, they’re amplified. Welcome to TEDxHobart, a dynamic platform that shines a spotlight on Tasmania’s incredible innovation, inspiration, and big ideas. TEDxHobart isn’t just another event – it’s…

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Where? Where? Wedgie!

Statewide

10 May 2024 - 26 May 2024

Decades ago, there were estimated to be as few as 1000–1500 Tasmanian wedge-tailed eagles remaining. There’s since been a lot of efforts to reduce human impacts on these birds, but we don’t know if these…

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University Pavilion at Agfest

South

2 May 2024 - 4 May 2024

Join us at the University of Tasmania Pavilion at Agfest to experience 30+ exciting hands-on activities. Get ready for an unforgettable experience at the University Pavilion, where our action-packed program features over 30 hands-on activities…

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Under Palawa Skies: the star knowledge of Aboriginal Tasmanians

South

30 April 2024

At the Society’s Monthly meeting, Duane Hamacher will discuss the complexity and longevity of Palawa star knowledge. Aboriginal Tasmanians have been observing the stars and incorporating this knowledge into oral graditions for well over 12,000…

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